Auction Date: 12/09/2017

Auction of antique, Victorian and later furniture to include a set of four Danish rosewood dining chairs including a pair of armchairs; a set of six George III mahogany dining chairs; a Victorian mahogany breakfast table; a mid-Victorian mahogany library table; a set of eight French beech and rush seat dining chairs; oriental rugs and carpets including a Quom silk rug; a collection of oil paintings, watercolours and drawings including a portrait of an 18th century gentleman; 18th century Chinese ceramics; an electroplated decanter stand; silver and electroplate; European ceramics; and collectors’ items.

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Lot 1
A pair of porcelain and gilt metal mounted candlesticks, depicting a parrot on flower support. Height 14ins. (2)
£80/£120 Submit bid
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Lot 2
Two porcelain vases of baluster form painted with flowers and gilt swan-necked handles. Height 9ins. (2)
£45/£60 Submit bid
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Lot 3
A pair of glass wine ewers in a yellow and white design, height 10ins (2)
£45/£60 Submit bid
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Lot 4
Collection of miniature electroplated chess pieces depicting classical Roman figures.
£30/£45 Submit bid
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Lot 5
A Herend Hungarian candlestick with a menu holder.
£10/£15 Submit bid
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Lot 6
An Indian carved wood inkstand in the form of a child’s horse with a swivel lid and a pottery Tang Style horse.
£15/£20 Submit bid
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Lot 7
A pewter plate with flatware.
£15/£20 Submit bid
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Lot 8
A Japanese late 19th century large bronze vase, height 18½ ins, decorated with a dragon and birds.
£200/£400 Submit bid
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Lot 9
A brass mounted plaque and a collection of oriental brass figures including a small buddha.
£30/£40 Submit bid
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Lot 10
A porcelain tray with a pewter surround.
£10/£15 Submit bid
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Lot 11
A set of eight electroplated napkin rings, each depicting an elephant in relief. (8)
£25/£40 Submit bid
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Lot 12
An oriental box inlaid in brass, a box inlaid in bone and two other items. (4)
£15/£20 Submit bid
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Lot 13
A pair of electroplated wine coasters and sugar castors, a pair of candlesticks, a set of six teaspoons with a small whisky glass.
£25/£40 Submit bid
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Lot 14
A fine pair of entrée dishes and covers, each of circular form, with dome finial, supported on a stand and with an oval dish and two circular stands.
£70/£120 Submit bid
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Lot 15
A set of six each fish knives and forks.
£20/£30 Submit bid
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Lot 16
A lady’s handbag with Chanel style handle.
£30/£40 Submit bid
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Lot 17
Two bottles of Chateau Langoa Barton 1970.
£40/£60 Submit bid
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Lot 18
A late 19th century Japanese incense burner and cover, height 3½ ins, the white ground decorated with butterflies, signed on base.
£60/£100 Submit bid
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Lot 19
A Costa Boda glass figure of a bird encased, height 7¼ ins.
£80/£150 Submit bid
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Lot 20
A Victorian metal paper clip in the form of a hand. Length 6ins.
£18/£25 Submit bid
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Lot 21
A Kaiserinn spelter figure of a leopard, length 5ins.
£20/£30 Submit bid
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Lot 22
A Tibetan copper and silver mounted teapot and cover, decorated with flowers.
£20/£30 Submit bid
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Lot 23
A continental beaker.
£20/£30 Submit bid
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Lot 24
A Thai white metal cigarette box, width 8ins, the hinged lid bearing a crest and with a fitted burr elm interior.
£70/£120 Submit bid
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Lot 25
An oriental hardstone figure of an immortal, height 9ins.
£70/£120 Submit bid
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Lot 26
A silver pepper pot decorated with garlands of flowers and an oriental white metal cylindrical box and cover, decorated with leaves. (2)
£25/£40 Submit bid
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Lot 27
A pair of gentleman’s cuff links with enamel and a cabochon and a pair of cufflinks in fitted case. (4)
£20/£30 Submit bid
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Lot 28
A 3-piece tortoise shell and silver inlaid dressing table set, comprising two brushes and a table mirror. (3)
£30/£45 Submit bid
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Lot 29
A Tiffany sterling silver card case of rectangular form, length 4ins.
£25/£40 Submit bid
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Lot 30
A continental white metal lady’s vanity case in leather sleeve.
£18/£25 Submit bid
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Lot 31
A pair of modern silver wine coasters, diameter 5ins, with wood bases.
£25/£40 Submit bid
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Lot 32
Two leather cases containing cards by Modie & Son New Bond Street and a Ronson cigarette lighter in case. (3)
£20/£30 Submit bid
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Lot 33
A bronze mounted bust length portrait of a French nobleman, width 6ins.
£25/£40 Submit bid
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Lot 34
A collection of wrist watches of various makers.
£45/£60 Submit bid
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Lot 35
An 18th century Chinese blue and white porcelain teapot and cover with rope twist handle painted in gilt, and with scenes of a fox hunt. Height 5ins.
£150/£250 Submit bid
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Lot 36
A set of four Chinese 18th century blue and white tea bowls to match previous lot, the saucer is 5ins in diameter, decorated with hounds.
£150/£250 Submit bid
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Lot 37
A set of four 18th century blue and white tea bowls and three saucers decorated with scenes of a fox hunt with hounds in chase on the riverbank among pine and rock work, a suite to the previous lots, 35 and 36.
£150/£250 Submit bid
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Lot 38
A silver on copper tantalus, width 13½ ins, enclosing three cut glass whiskey decanters and stoppers and with key.
£100/£150 Submit bid
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Lot 39
Two cut glass decanters with stoppers.
£20/£30 Submit bid
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Lot 40
A late 19th century cut glass candlestick with a maroon and clear glass bowl, height 24ins.
£50/£80 Submit bid
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Lot 41
A Chinese 18th century export supper set comprising a central octagonal dish and eight with barbed rims decorated with clusters of peonies, chrysanthemums and foliage within geometric patterned borders, the central dish 8ins wide, contained in a circular wood stand. Diameter 23ins.
£300/£500 Submit bid
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Lot 42
A collection of continental green pottery bowls with a lettuce leaf design. (11)
£50/£80 Submit bid
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Lot 43
A French marble and gilt metal mounted clock garniture comprising a mantel clock with white enamel dial and Roman numerals and half hour striking movement, flanked by a pair of urns. (3)
£120/£180 Submit bid
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Lot 44
A tray made from fossils, length 18ins.
£30/£45 Submit bid
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Lot 45
A large model of a pheasant standing on a rocky knoll, width 16ins.
£25/£40 Submit bid
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Lot 46
A Moroccan pottery bowl, width 16ins, mounted with metalwork and decorated with flowers.
£50/£80 Submit bid
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Lot 47
An Italian glass figure of a bird, height 19½ ins, possibly by Murano.
£50/£80 Submit bid
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Lot 48
A Chinese embroidered shawl.
£45/£60 Submit bid
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Lot 49
An African beaded figure of a man, height 40ins.
£45/£60 Submit bid
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Lot 50
Two pottery lamps in blue glaze on hardwood stands, the largest is 14ins in height, fitted for electric light. (2)
£45/£60 Submit bid
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Lot 51
A 19th century mahogany barometer, height 38ins, signed C Farelli, Northampton.
£50/£80 Submit bid
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Lot 52
A carved wood Indian table lamp in the form of an elephant, fitted for electric light and with shade.
£25/£40 Submit bid
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Lot 53
After W Rigg, a pair of 19th century coloured prints depicting figures in an interior. (2)
£30/£45 Submit bid
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Lot 54
Oil on canvas, 36 x 23½ ins, Portrait of a young girl in 18th century costume standing by her dog, in gilt frame.
£70/£120 Submit bid
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Lot 55
A coloured print entitled, ‘Hambletonian’ depicting a racehorse and jockey astride. 14½ x 20½ ins. Beech frame.
£45/£60 Submit bid
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Lot 56
Peter Arnold, modern British school, oil on canvas, 30 x 39½, Two sunflowers in a landscape, signed on verso.
£150/£250 Submit bid
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Lot 57
Peter Arnold, oil on canvas, 33 x 29½ ins, entitled ‘Blueboy’ signed on verso.
£150/£250 Submit bid
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Lot 58
Peter Arnold, oil on canvas, 36 x 36ins, Pink flower.
£150/£250 Submit bid
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Lot 59
Peter Arnold, oil on canvas, 62 x 40, Portrait of a large pink flower with stand, signed on verso.
£250/£400 Submit bid
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Lot 60
Peter Arnold, oil on canvas, 36 x 60ins, depicting three tulips, signed on verso.
£250/£400 Submit bid
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Lot 61
Gloag, watercolour drawing and gouache, 17 x 22ins, A groom in a stable with a horse, signed lower right and dated 1906.
£70/£120 Submit bid
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Lot 62
Oil on canvas, English 18th century school, 35 x 27ins, A portrait of a young gentleman wearing a jacket and white shirt in a landscape.
£200/£400 Submit bid
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Lot 63
After Jan van Heysun, oil on canvas, 26½ 19½ ins, A still life of a vase of flowers.
£150/£250 Submit bid
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Lot 64
After van Heysun, to match previous lot, 63, oil on canvas, 25 x 19 ins, A still life of flowers in a bowl.
£150/£250 Submit bid
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Lot 65
An 18th century pastel bust length portrait of a gentleman from the De Pledge family, provenance – descent. 23 x 19ins.
£250/£400 Submit bid
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Lot 66
After N Grant, a large coloured print entitled ‘The Melton Breakfast’.
£45/£60 Submit bid
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Lot 67
A 19th century black and white engraving of ‘The East Prospect of St Paul’s cathedral’.
£40/£60 Submit bid
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Lot 68
After James Pollard a coloured print, ‘The North Country Mails at the Peacock, Islington’ and after Cecil Aldin, ‘Hunting Times’ (2)
£25/£40 Submit bid
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Lot 69
A contemporary painted long case clock with faux dial, height 70ins.
£60/£100 Submit bid
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Lot 70
A simulated marble pottery lamp on stand in pink and white, fitted for electric light.
£45/£60 Submit bid
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Lot 71
A Victorian rosewood fire screen with upholstered panel on trestle feet.
£45/£60 Submit bid
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Lot 72
A gilt mirror, width 24ins.
£25/£40 Submit bid
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Lot 73
An Edwardian mahogany butler’s tray with gallery on folding stand, width 26ins.
£50/£80 Submit bid
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Lot 74
A set of eight French beech and walnut dining chairs, each with three slats to the back and rush seat on sabre legs. (8)
£150/£250 Submit bid
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Lot 75
A Roche Bobois carpet of circular form in black and white sunburst design, diameter 92ins.
£80/£120 Submit bid
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Lot 76
A Nain rug, width 4ft, the indigo blue field with a beige medallion and beige border of flowerheads.
£50/£80 Submit bid
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Lot 77
A Tabriz carpet the maroon field with palmettes and flowerheads, 10ft x 8ft.
£180/£250 Submit bid
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Lot 78
A Victorian mahogany armchair with upholstered button back and solid saddle seat on turned legs joined by stretchers.
£100/£150 Submit bid
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Lot 79
A walnut refectory table, length 71ins, supported on square tapered legs and joined by stretchers.
£140/£220 Submit bid
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Lot 80
A pair of walnut book cases each height 79ins x 31½ ins with open tiers on an enclosed plinth base. (2)
£180/£250 Submit bid
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Lot 81
A red lacquer and gilt standard lamp with shade.
£40/£60 Submit bid
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Lot 82
A mahogany fold-over card table with a frieze drawer on a turned baluster and four outsplayed legs.
£25/£40 Submit bid
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Lot 83
A pair of Edwardian rosewood and marquetry armchairs each with upholstered green buttoned back, supported on cabriole legs. (2)
£70/£120 Submit bid
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Lot 84
A modern glass table, length 50ins, width 29ins, unused.
£250/£400 Submit bid
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Lot 85
A Victorian mahogany breakfast table, length 45ins with a frieze drawer and rectangular flaps supported on a baluster pillar and four outsplayed legs.
£80/£120 Submit bid
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Lot 86
A set of six late George III mahogany dining chairs, each with a splat back, upholstered seat on square tapered legs joined by stretchers. (6)
£80/£120 Submit bid
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Lot 87
An Edwardian mahogany dressing table mirror of rectangular form supported on turned uprights and trestle supports. Width 21ins.
£30/£45 Submit bid
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Lot 88
A set of four Danish rosewood dining chairs including an armchair with black upholstery on backs and seats. (4)
£80/£150 Submit bid
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Lot 89
A north west Persian carpet the red ground with indigo border and flowerheads.
£150/£250 Submit bid
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Lot 90
A small gilt mirror, a rectangular bevelled plate with a leaf framework.
£30/£40 Submit bid
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Lot 91
A Caucasian runner, 107 x 41 ins, with six stepped medallions and ivory wine glass and serrated leaf border.
£180/£250 Submit bid
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Lot 92
A Shiraz rug, the indigo blue field with a central red medallion and an indigo border with flowerheads.
£100/£150 Submit bid
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Lot 93
A Shiraz rug, the indigo blue field with three medallions and a flowerhead border.
£100/£150 Submit bid
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Lot 94
A beige and maroon rug with a central medallion and flowerhead border.
£45/£60 Submit bid
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Lot 95
A Quom silk rug, 70 x 48ins, the beige field with a red medallion and an indigo blue border of flowers and leaves.
£150/£250 Submit bid
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Lot 96
A gilt mirror, height 59 x 33, the rectangular plate surmounted by a floral bouquet cartouche within a framework of grapes and leaves.
£180/£250 Submit bid
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Lot 97
A Regency style over mantel mirror, width 50ins, the rectangular plate below a frieze of cherubs playing and flanked by turned pillars.
£150/£250 Submit bid
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Lot 98
A mid Victorian mahogany library table, width 56ins, with a frieze drawer and opposing simulated frieze drawers and supported on trestle feet joined by a turned stretcher.
£100/£200 Submit bid
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Lot 99
A small Shiraz rug, the red field with two medallions within an ivory flowerhead border.
£50/£80 Submit bid