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Order of Sale Lots 1-188
The Jean and Charles Bawden Collection of Early English Porcelain
British Pottery and Porcelain, including the Chidlow Collection
Decorative Arts and glass
Works of Art
Lots 371 – 386
Lot 387 – 427
oak and Country Furniture
Lot 428 – 495
Lot 496 – 501
The Jean and Charles Bawden Collection of Early English Porcelain
THE COLLECTION OF JEAN AND CHARLES BAWDEN A blue and white tea bowl with a tall pagoda pattern, bought with a group of Chinese bowls and saucers, ignited Jean and Charles’ passion for English porcelain that lasted over 30 years. on a visit in 1971 to shrewsbury, where Jean grew up, they recognised that their first purchase bought earlier in the year, was Caughley. They were drawn to a collection of Caughley in Wycherley’s antique shop, bought the 33 pieces and a display cabinet for £275 which fuelled their love of Caughley.
LITERATURE KEY godden, geoffrey, ‘Caughley and Worcester Porcelain 1775-1800 – C&WP ironbridge gorge Museum Trust, ‘A Bicentenary of Caughley Porcelain 1772-1779) – CBE Holloway, Chris and Marno, Felicity, ‘Caughley Toy Wares’ – CT
The 1972 Centenary Caughley exhibition in shrewsbury further Holloway, Chris and Marno, Felicity, ‘Paul encouraged their passion as they started to understand the rich sandby and related influences on Caughley variety of Caughley factory wares. over the next 30 years they Porcelain’ – Ps&CP assembled a collection of over 200 pieces of Caughley , together with porcelain from other factories. “La Chasse” was exhilarating, and they enjoyed seeking out Caughley in unexpected places including finding 21 pieces of a tea service at a sale in a Holiday inn! on several occasions, sometimes accompanied by their children they visited the Caughley and Coalport factory sites, picking up shards, including part of an unglazed button. on one occasion lunch at the pub beckoned and they left an almost complete unglazed egg cup with a pile of shards only to find on their return that it had been stepped upon! These items are now with the shrewsbury Museum. Caughley was their dominant interest but their collection includes examples from the Worcester, Liverpool and Coalport factories. Charles particularly relished the challenge of identifying pieces and the origin of designs - a natural complement to his professional life as an academic in oriental studies - and his researches led to various articles in the Caughley society and the northern Ceramic society newsletters. Jean loved the history, craftsmanship and the aesthetics of the pieces which they displayed in their home. Many new friends were made through their love of porcelain. Collecting Caughley gave Jean and Charles immense pleasure. Their most loved purchases were a rare salad bowl which may be the one illustrated in geoffrey godden’s book ‘Caughley and Worcester Porcelains 1775-1800’,and a mug printed with the portrait of a shepherdess which is discussed in an article in the Collectors’ guide in May 1976. Also exciting is an initialled mug bought as possibly Caughley but which later was attributed to the isleworth factory. it is with pride that Charles and his family are now offering the collection for sale so that others may enjoy the pieces that provided Jean and Charles with aesthetic, intellectual and emotional joy.
Lot 2 Lot 2 A CAUGHLEY OVAL BASKET, circa 1776-80, the diamond pierced tapering sides with flower head applications, set within rope twist handles with foliate terminals including ‘hot cross bun buds’, the interior basket printed in blue with the Pine Cone pattern within a blue painted ‘lambrequin’ border, the exterior details picked out in blue, underglaze blue C with serif mark and impressed salopian, 27.5cm wide
Lot 1 Lot 1 A CAUGHLEY OVAL BAKING DISH, circa 1780-90, transfer printed in underglaze blue with the Fisherman or Pleasure Boat pattern within a cell diaper and spear head border, unmarked, 23.5cm wide For a similar example see godden, geoffrey; Caughley and Worcester Porcelain 1775-1800, Herbert Jenkins, 1969 (hereafter referred to as C&W P), plate 87 for a similar example from the author’s collection and noted as being made in several different £180 - £220 sizes.
This form of basket was first developed by the modeller John Toulouse at Worcester in the 1770’s. it has been posited that Toulose also worked at Caughley, the ‘hot cross bun buds’ being a signature £400 - £600 of his style.
Lot 3 A CAUGHLEY WASTE OR BREAKFAST BOWL, circa 1780, transferprinted in underglaze blue with the Fisherman or Pleasure Boat pattern within cell and spearhead border, printed s mark, 9.5cm £30 - £50 diameter Lot 4 A CAUGHLEY SAUCER, possibly a breakfast dish, circa 1785-90, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Temple pattern, within a Fitzhugh-type border, painted s mark, 16cm diameter £100 - £150 Lot 5 A CAUGHLEY BUTTER DISH, circa 1780-90, of moulded geranium leaf form, with raised twig handle and clover leaf feet, printed in underglaze blue with the Fisherman or Pleasure Boat pattern, with an associated border to inside edge, unmarked, 9cm long
Lot 7 Lot 7 FOUR PIECES OF BLUE AND WHITE CAUGHLEY PORCELAIN, circa 1780-90, with transfer-printed landscapes and gilded decoration, comprising a Temple pattern fluted teacup, 8.5cm diameter and saucer, 14cm diameter, s mark to saucer, a Pagoda pattern coffee cup, 6.5cm high and saucer, 12.5cm diameter, ‘s X’ mark, together with a Coalport blue and white tea bowl, X mark, 6cm diameter (5)
see ironbridge gorge Museum Trust, ‘A Bicentenary of Caughley Porcelain 1772-1799) (hereby referred to as CBE), catalogue no.337 £40 - £60 for another butter dish in this pattern.
see nCs Journal vol.7, 105, plate 22.
£60 - £80
Lot 8 Lot 8 A CAUGHLEY COFFEE CUP AND SAUCER, circa 1775-78, transfer printed in underglaze blue with the Three Flowers and Butterfly pattern, between associated double blue line borders, cup 6.5cm high, s marks, saucer 12cm diameter (2)
Lot 6 Lot 6 A CAUGHLEY SAUCER DISH, possibly a butter dish stand, circa 1780, transfer printed in the Fence pattern, between an associated £60 - £80 diaper border, C mark, 16.5cm diameter
see CBE catalogue no.216, page 21 for a coffee cup and saucer in £100 - £150 the same pattern.
Lot 11 Lot 11 A CAUGHLEY TEMPLE PATTERN COFFEE CUP, 7cm high, together with a Caughley tea bowl in the same pattern, 8.5cm diameter, both £30 - £50 with additional gilding, unmarked (2)
Lot 9 Lot 9 A CAUGHLEY COFFEE CAN, circa 1776-79, with grooved strap handle, painted in underglaze blue with the Peony pattern, with supplementary floral sprigs, insect and associated internal border, painted C with serif mark, 6cm high Lot 12 Lot 12 A CAUGHLEY TOY COFFEE CUP AND SAUCER, circa 1780-1790, painted in underglaze blue with the island pattern, coffee cup 4cm high, saucer 7cm diameter, unmarked (2)
see CBE catalogue page 18, no.177 for a similar example of a mug £100 - £150 in this pattern.
see Holloway, Chris and Marno, Felicity ‘Caughley Toy Wares’ (Hereby referred to as CT), page 66, figure 23 which show items from a Caughley toy tea and coffee service in the same pattern, where the author notes that although these toy wares were too small to have been useful as playthings, they are notably too large for dolls houses when compared to other similar toy wares by Caughley, such as their dinner service wares, two plates of which are included in lot 56 of £200 - £300 this sale.
Lot 10 Lot 10 A SMALL CAUGHLEY COFFEE CAN, circa 1777-84, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Apple and Damsons pattern, below a single line associated blue border, underglaze blue C mark, 6cm £80 - £120 high (small chip to foot rim)
Lot 13 Lot 13 A CAUGHLEY COFFEE CUP AND SAUCER, circa 1790-95, painted in underglaze blue with the Tower pattern, with associated borders, unmarked, cup 7cm high, saucer 13cm diameter (2) see C & W P plate 28, for a Caughley bread and butter plate from a tea service in this pattern from the author’s collection and two £100 - £150 factory wasters. see also CBE catalogue no. 391.
Lot 17 Lot 17 A CAUGHLEY CUSTARD CUP AND COVER, circa 1785-90, the cup with circular section stand-off loop handle, with projecting upper terminal, cover with button knop, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Cottage pattern within cell borders, sX mark, 9cm high
Lot 14 Lot 14 A CAUGHLEY COFFEE CUP, circa 1780, of tapering bucket form, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Bandstand pattern, with associated internal border, unmarked, 6.5cm high
see The Darwin County online collection, which has a custard cup and cover in the same pattern and where it is noted that ‘Cottage is a very rare Chinese-style design, shown here on a custard cup used, as its name suggests, to hold custard. The cover kept the custard warm’. see also Halls sale, April 28th, 2010 - where a similar £250 - £300 example sold for £420.
see Halls october sale, 2014, lot 196 for a coffee cup in the same pattern, but of a different form which sold for £80, together with a £40 - £60 further example of a different design.
Lot 15 Lot 15 A CAUGHLEY CUP, circa 1775-80, of half fluted ogee form, with earshaped handle, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Fenced garden pattern, painted s mark, 6.5cm high, together with a further Caughley coffee cup, of fluted form, having double indented loop handle, painted in underglaze blue with the gillyflower pattern, with supplementary floral sprigs and associated cell diaper border, C mark, 7cm high (2)
Lot 18 Lot 18 A CAUGHLEY POLYCHROME COFFEE CUP AND SAUCER, the fluted bodies painted and decorated in gilt by Chamberlains, Worcester with a central motif of two doves below the inscription L’amitie, unmarked, coffee cup 6.5cm high, saucer 14cm diameter
see CBE catalogue, no.149 for a coffee cup in the same gillyflower pattern, also demonstrating the same distinctive fluted, barrel form £60 - £80 as the example in this lot.
see Caughley Exhbition in Colour, page 69, in reference to plates 164166, which discusses this pattern. The author notes that this popular pattern was used on both Caughley and Chamberlains porcelain teawares, it has also even been found on Coalport. The motto shows a French origin for the pattern but no example has yet been identified. £100 - £150
Lot 16 Lot 16 A CAUGHLEY COFFEE CUP, circa 1785, with double indented loop handle, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Fence pattern, below an associated double blue line rim, C mark, 7cm high, together with a Caughley tea bowl, circa 1780-90, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Fence and House pattern, with internal associated Fitzhugh border, umarked, 8cm diameter (2) £60 - £80
Lot 19 Lot 19 TWO CAUGHLEY COFFEE CUPS, circa 1780-90, the first painted in underglaze blue with the island pattern, C mark, the second transfer-printed with the Temple pattern, sX mark, 6.5cm high (2) £60 - £80
Lot 22 A PLAIN CAUGHLEY TEA BOWL AND SAUCER, circa 1785, the fluted cup and saucer in the ‘Blue Line’ pattern, s mark £40 - £60
Lot 20 Lot 20 A CAUGHLEY FLUTED TEA BOWL, circa 1778-88, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Fruit and Wreath pattern, 7.5cm diameter, C mark £30 - £50
Lot 21 Lot 21 A CAUGHLEY TEA BOWL, circa 1780, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Travellers pattern, below a double blue line border, s mark, 8cm diameter see C&WP, page 187 for a dessert plate in this same pattern, which the author describes as ‘rare’.
Lot 23 Lot 23 A LARGE CAUGHLEY TEACUP FROM THE PRINCE OF WALES SERVICE, circa 1790, of fluted and lobed shape, richly decorated by Chamberlains, Worcester with a border of blue lozenges, all gilt, edged with gilt ribbons, swags and large floral sprays, reserved with an oval cartouche containing the crowned Prince of Wales plume and motto ‘ich Dien’, unmarked, 8cm high
see also Holloway Chris, and Marno, Felicity ‘Paul sandby and related influences on Caughley Porcelain’, p. 37 for a discussion of the travellers print. it is suggested that the rarity of the Travellers print probably reflects a lack of popularity at the time, thus we can assume that these wares were only produced for a short period. £120 - £180
see CW&P, page 205, plate 73, alongside ‘Caughley Porcelains’ - A Bi-Centenary Exhibition’, pl.23, Cat. 341 for a similar example of the cup, which is recorded in Chamberlain records as the ‘Prince’s Feather’s’ pattern. This pattern is also discussed more extensively within The Caughley in Colour Exhibition Catalogue of 2005, produced by the ironbridge gorge Museum trust on page 15, where the author notes ‘The period over which Caughley was produced was one of scandal in the royal family. There was the ‘madness’ of King george iii and much political attention to the overspending of the Prince of Wales. The cartoonists were lampooning the Prince of Wales mercilessly and he seemed to have few friends other than his brother, Frederick Duke of York and the Fox/sheridan combination who saw him as a way of displacing Pitt. it is therefore unlikely that these wares were made for the public and it seem almost certain £200 - £400 that they were for royal use’.
Lot 26 A CAUGHLEY TEA BOWL AND SAUCER, circa 1778, painted in blue with the ‘Waiting Chinaman’ pattern and supplementary floral sprays, with an associated blue line bridge border, painted blue s marks, tea bowl 8cm diameter, saucer 12cm diameter. £100 - £150
Lot 24 Lot 24 A CAUGHLEY POLYCHROME TEA BOWL, circa 1792-94, the central design motif consisting of two hand-painted doves and the inscription ‘l’Amitie’ (friendship), unmarked, 9cm diameter see lot 18 for a discussion of this pattern.
£40 - £60 Lot 27 Lot 27 A CAUGHLEY TEA BOWL AND SAUCER, circa 1785, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Birds in Branches pattern, tea bowl 8cm diameter, saucer 13cm diameter, ‘so’ and ‘sX’ marks (2) see CB&W, page 44 for a discussion of this pattern and the difficulty in distinguishing between the two almost identical Caughley and £50 - £80 Worcester patterns.
Lot 25 Lot 25 A CAUGHLEY POLYCHROME TEA BOWL, circa 1785-90, painted with flowers, below a red line and purple border, unmarked, 8cm diameter see Caughley in Colour, page 68 for a discussion of this pattern, which is noted as being a variant of a famille rose pattern. These were popular and are found on Bow, Worcester and new Hall amongst others. item 158, is noted as being the most authentic version, with its darker crysanthemum flower, similar to this tea £30 - £50 bowl and its pink lattice rim.
Lot 28 Lot 28 A CAUGHLEY TEA BOWL AND SAUCER, circa 1780-90, transferprinted in underglaze blue with the Fenced garden pattern, with gilding to rim and a complex border which is unique to this pattern, unmarked, tea bowl 8cm diameter, saucer 12.5cm diameter (small £40 - £60 chip to base rim of saucer) (2)
Lot 31 A CAUGHLEY TEACUP AND SAUCER, circa 1786-94, the cup of fluted double-ogee form with moulded ear-shape handles and painted in blue with the rose Festoons pattern, with gold dentil rims, painted s mark to each, cup 8.5cm diameter, saucer 13cm diameter (2) see CBE catalogue no.518, page 48 for a teapot and cover in this same rose Festoons design, demonstrating the same half-fluted and £150 - £250 waisted form.
Lot 29 Lot 29 A CAUGHLEY TOY TEA BOWL AND SAUCER, painted in underglaze blue with the island pattern, unmarked, tea bowl 5cm diameter, saucer 8cm diameter (2) £100 - £150
Lot 32 Lot 32 A CAUGHLEY TOY TEAPOT AND COVER, circa 1780-90, transferprinted in underglaze blue and white with the Pleasure Boat pattern, £150 - £200 11cm high
Lot 30 Lot 30 A CAUGHLEY TEA BOWL AND SAUCER, circa 1785, of half-fluted form, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Fisherman or Pleasure Boat pattern, tea bowl 8cm diameter, saucer 13cm £60 - £80 diameter, printed s mark (2)
Lot 33 Lot 33 A CAUGHLEY TOY TEAPOT AND COVER, circa 1780-90, painted in underglaze blue with the island pattern, unmarked, 8.5cm high £80 - £120 (restored handle)
Lot 34 Lot 34 A CAUGHLEY TEAPOT AND COVER, circa 1782-92, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Fenced garden pattern between an associated floral border, unmarked, 17cm high (chipped spout, £80 - £120 hairline)
Lot 36 Lot 36 A CAUGHLEY TEAPOT STAND, of hexagonal form, circa 1785, decorated in polychrome by Chamberlains with scattered floral sprigs, in a pattern similar to that known as Barbeaux sprigs, with repeating pattern to the border and gilded rim, unglazed base, unmarked, 15cm wide see Caughley in Colour, plate 108 for a teapot in a similar pattern of £50 - £80 ‘Barbeaux sprigs’.
Lot 35 Lot 35 A CAUGHLEY HEXAGONAL TEAPOT STAND, circa 1780-90, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Fence and House pattern, together with a further teapot stand in the Pagoda pattern, enriched with gilding, with associated Fitzhugh borders and £80 - £120 unglazed bases, each 14.5cm diameter (2)
Lot 37 Lot 37 A CAUGHLEY TEAPOT WITH COVER AND ASSOCIATED STAND, circa 1790, transfer-printed in the Temple pattern, enriched with gilding, the teapot’s lobed body with ear-shaped handle, sx mark, 15cm high, stand 14cm wide (2) £80 - £120
Lot 38 Lot 38 AN ASSEMBLED CAUGHLEY FITZHUGH BORDER PART TEA SERVICE, circa 1790, comprising twelve teacups, teapot and cover, teapot stand, seven Temple pattern saucers and one large dish, also £200 - £300 a spare cover (rubbing, minor damages) (qty)
Lot 40 A LARGE CAUGHLEY DISH, possibly a dessert plate, circa 1785-90, of lobed form, transfer-printed in the Pagoda pattern, with gilding to the outside rim and a Fitzhugh border, unmarked, 21cm diameter £60 - £80
Lot 41 Lot 41 A CAUGHLEY SMALL DISH OR TRAY, circa 1790, with half shanked body, plain white with underglaze blue line border, unmarked, 40 - £60 15.5cm wide (small chip to rim)
Lot 39 Lot 39 A CAUGHLEY DINNER SERVICE PLATE, circa 1790, the canted rectangular dish transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Willow nankin pattern, within an associated Fitzhugh border, unglazed £50 - £80 base, unmarked, 25cm wide
Lot 42 Lot 42 THREE PIECES OF BLUE AND WHITE TRANSFER-PRINTED CAUGHLEY, circa 1780-90, comprising a Pagoda saucer dish, with gilt rims, gilded and printed s mark, 16cm diameter, a canted plate in the Willow pattern, unmarked, 18cm diameter and a Pagoda pattern cream jug, printed blue s mark and ‘gA’ gilders mark, 9cm high (3) £50 - £80
Lot 43 Lot 43 A CAUGHLEY DESSERT DISH, circa 1790, of melon form, painted in underglaze blue with the Carnation pattern, within associated single line blue border, impressed salopian, 26.5cm wide
Lot 46 Lot 46 A CAUGHLEY DESSERT DISH, circa 1790, of melon form, with lobed and cusped rim, printed in underglaze blue with the Pleasure Boat pattern, s mark, 27cm diameter
see CBE catalogue no. 117 for a dish in the same shape and pattern. £80 - £120
see C&WP plate 98 for a similar dessert dish in the Pleasure Boat £100 - £150 pattern
Lot 44 Lot 44 A CAUGHLEY DESSERT DISH, circa 1790, of melon form with lobed and cusped rim, painted in underglaze blue with the Carnation pattern with insects, between a basket weave border, s mark, 27cm wide £150 - £200
Lot 47 Lot 47 A CAUGHLEY HEART SHAPE DESSERT DISH, circa 1785, the interior painted with the Weir pattern within an associated border, £150 - £200 unmarked, 27cm wide
Lot 45 Lot 45 A CAUGHLEY DESSERT DISH, circa 1790, of melon form, with lobed and cusped rim, transfer printed in underglaze blue with the Willow £100 - £150 nankin pattern, unmarked, 27cm wide
Lot 48 Lot 48 A CAUGHLEY DESSERT DISH, circa 1785, of melon form, with lobed and cusped rim, painted in underglaze blue with the Weir pattern, £150 - £200 within an associated border, unmarked, 27cm wide
Lot 51 A CAUGHLEY DESSERT PLATE, circa 1780-85, the fluted plate with lobed rim, dish transfer-printed in the Pine Cone pattern, C with serif mark, 20cm diameter see CBE catalogue no.78 for a dessert plate of similar size in the £80 - £120 same pattern.
Lot 49 Lot 49 A CAUGHLEY DESSERT DISH, circa 1785, the oval dish with lobed and cusped rim, printed in underglaze blue with the Full nankin pattern, within an associated Fitzhugh and cell border, unmarked, £150 - £200 27cm diameter
Lot 52 Lot 52 A CAUGHLEY DESSERT PLATE, circa 1782-92, of lobed and bracketed form, painted in underglaze blue with the French sprigs pattern, within blue line border, impressed salopian mark, 19.5cm £120 - £180 diameter
Lot 50 Lot 50 A CAUGHLEY DESSERT PLATE, circa 1783-93, of lobed and bracketed form, painted in bright blue with the Bridge and Windmill pattern, within hatched borders, s mark, 23cm diameter see CBE catalogue, pages 24-25 for a number of pieces illustrated £150 - £200 in this pattern.
Lot 53 Lot 53 A CAUGHLEY DESSERT TUREEN STAND, circa 1782-92, painted in pale underglaze blue with the Flowery Cartouche pattern, showing a simple lake or river scene set within a framing spray of flowers and leaves, inner border with two opposed pairs of Chinese symbols and floral decoration, unmarked, 23cm wide see CB&W, page for a discussion of this ‘very rare’ pattern, where the author notes that ‘Two tureens with their stands are the only pieces known with this pattern, their attribution as Caughley being based on their shape. This suggests that there may have been a dessert service dating from the latter part of the 1780s, which, if the tureens are anything to go by, would have been of excellent quality’. £250 - £350
Lot 54 Lot 54 A RARE CAUGHLEY DESSERT TUREEN STAND, circa 1788-93, painted in a light, bright underglaze blue colour, combined with an elaborate gold star and spangles gilded border, central panel painted with a vista of a man and packhorse crossing a lake, with ruins beyond, unmarked, 23cm wide see Ps&CP, pps. 43-106 for an extensive discussion on this design. By the release of godden’s book on Caughley and Worcester porcelains, the author knew of only six pieces in this pattern. it was gaye Blake roberts who first shed significant light on these designs in 1974 within an English Ceramic Circle Transaction paper in which it was reported that the source of several scenes from a Bright Landscapes dessert service were taken from Paul sandby’s Virtouosis’ Museum published in 1778. The gold star Border and spangles dessert service was first £600 - £800 illustrated in 1969 by godden. research has shown that there are at least two dessert services with this gilt design.
Lot 55 A RARE CAUGHLEY DESSERT TUREEN STAND, circa 1788-93, painted in a light, bright underglaze blue colour, combined with an elaborate gold star and spangles gilded border, central panel painted a man fishing beside ruins, unmarked, 23cm wide £600 - £800
Lot 56 Lot 56 A PAIR OF CAUGHLEY TOY DINNER PLATES, circa 1780-90, painted in underglaze blue with the island, pattern, within blue painted borders, unmarked, 5cm diameter £80 - £120 Lot 58 Lot 58 A CAUGHLEY PLATE, circa 1780-85, of circular, lobed form, transferprinted in underglaze blue with the Fisherman or Pleasure Boat pattern, impressed salopian and blue painted s mark, 18cm diameter Bears roderick Jellicoe Exhibition label, no.25, illustrated in the £80 - £120 June 2001 catalogue.
Lot 57 Lot 57 A CAUGHLEY ARMORIAL MUFFIN DISH, circa 1790, painted with the family coat of arms of the Braithwaite family, of Yorkshire and Westmorland, contained within concentric blue lines, to the edge is a Fitzhugh type border with a double nankin border beneath, unmarked, 19cm diameter
Lot 59 Lot 59 A RARE CAUGHLEY POLYCHROME MUG, outside decorated, circa 1790, of straight-sided form with indented loop handle, the mug painted with a single cartouche of a shepherdess holding a stone hurler, wearing purple velvet shawl and bonnet, with gilt and blue borders, unmarked, 8cm high (foot rim chip)
see The 1976 Caughley Exhibition catalogue, illustrates this plate with the suggestion that this was made as a replacement for a Qianlong export porcelain service specially commissioned by the family, the original pieces of which are on display in the V&A museum. They think it would have been commissioned by Majorgeneral sir John Braithwaite, who was Commander in Chief of the coast of Coromandel in india. see also CBE Catalogue, plate 667 on £150 - £200 page 62, where this dish is again illustrated.
see Caughley Exhibition Catalogue, 1976, page 84 where this mug is discussed, ‘The decoration appears to have its origins in a design by samuel shelley, a small drawing by him in his sketch book is one of a series showing idealised people with landscapes or rural settings. shelley was born in Whitechapel and was mainly self-educated. He exhibited at both the incorporated society royal Academy and became one of the most fashionable miniaturists of the period. shelley resided in Covent garden from 1780-94, where he established himself at 6, george street, Hanover square. His work was extensively engraved by Bartolozzi, nutler, Watson and others; and it would be from one of these prints that the inspiration for the decoration of the this mug £300 - £500 would have been drawn.’
Lot 60 Lot 60 A LARGE CAUGHLEY MUG, circa 1780-85, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Pleasure Boat pattern, below a cell diaper and spearhead border, printed s mark, 13.5cm high £200 - £300
Lot 62 Lot 62 A RARE CAUGHLEY MUG WITH MONOGRAMMED INITIALS, circa 1785, of plain, straight-sided form, with indented loop handle, transfer printed in underglaze blue with the Bouquets pattern, initialled ‘LM’, with internal associated border to inside upper rim, £120 - £180 s mark, 8cm high
Lot 61 Lot 61 A LARGE CAUGHLEY PORTER MUG, circa 1780, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the La Promenade Chinoise pattern, accompanied by the secondary print La Peche, painted C mark, 12cm high and 13cm diameter
Lot 63 Lot 63 A CAUGHLEY MUG, circa 1778-86, with grooved, strap handle, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the gillyflower, with floral motifs and associated single blue line to edge, unmarked, 8.5cm high
see C & W P page 133 for a discussion of this subject and the differences between Caughley and Worcester versions and also plates 258 and 259 for Worcester and Caughley examples. see also CBE catalogue no. 426 for an example, here called the ‘Fishing’ £300 - £500 pattern.
see CBE catalogue page 15, no.137 for an example of a mug with £200 - £250 the painted version of this design.
Lot 66 Lot 66 A LARGE CAUGHLEY SLOP OR WASTE BOWL, circa 1785, transferprinted in underglaze blue with the Fisherman or Pleasure Boat pattern, ‘sx’ mark, also marked ‘s’ internally, 16cm diameter £80 - £120
Lot 64 Lot 64 A CAUGHLEY MUG, circa 1775-99, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Parrot Pecking Fruit pattern, with supplementary Moth print and internal and external border, unmarked, 9cm high see C & W P, page 121 for a discussion of the Parrot and Fruit pattern and also plates 40 and 260 for illustrations of fine details of £120 - £150 this pattern. Lot 67 Lot 67 A CAUGHLEY BOWL, circa 1776-90, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Mother and Child pattern, below an associated single £60 - £80 blue line border, painted s mark, 11cm diameter
Lot 65 A CAUGHLEY SALAD BOWL OR JUNKET DISH, circa 1780, transfer printed internally and externally in underglaze blue with the Pleasure Boat pattern pattern, of unusual lobed form with deep foot rim, with associated border, printed s mark, 24cm wide, 10cm high £400 - £600
Lot 68 Lot 68 THREE CAUGHLEY BOWLS, circa 1780, transfer-printed in blue and white, with gilded rims, comprising two fluted Temple pattern bowls, 15cm diameter and a Pagoda pattern bowl, gilded s mark, 11cm £70 - £100 diameter, each with full associated borders (3)
Lot 71 Lot 71 A CAUGHLEY ICE CUP AND COVER, circa 1785-90, of artichoke form with a scalloped rim, the cover with button knop, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Pleasure Boat pattern, with associated cell and spearhead border to outside edge, pattern repeated to the cover, 9cm high see CP, page 7, no.71 for a similar ice cup described, where the author notes, ‘These pieces are more usually described as Artichoke cups, but the Chamberlain accounts for 9th october, 1979, record the purchase of 6 ice-cups and covers, Artichoke pattern, at 1/6, which would seem to suggest that the use of ‘Artichoke’ in the context of these accounts refers to the shape of these small vessels, £400 - £600 rather than the usage.
Lot 69 Lot 69 A CAUGHLEY BOWL IN THE BRIDGE AND WINDMILL PATTERN, re-decorated in underglaze blue, red and gold, with orange lined rim £80 - £120 and hatched border, unmarked, 12.5cm diameter
Lot 70 Lot 70 A CAUGHLEY SLOP OR WASTE BOWL, circa 1780, transfer printed in underglaze blue with the Fence pattern, with internal double blue £40 - £60 line border to the upper rim, C mark, 13cm diameter
Lot 72 Lot 72 A CAUGHLEY ICE CUP, circa 1785-90, the bell form bowl raised on a slightly spreading foot, with applied elegant scroll handle, painted in blue with the Chantilly sprigs below a double lined blue border to the inside rims, and single blue border to the foot, painted s mark, 6.5cm high see Halls sale, 28th April, 2010, lot 37 for a similar ice cup in the same pattern. see also C&WP plate 120 for another example which £300 - £500 the author refers to as an egg cup.
Lot 75 Lot 75 CAUGHLEY EGG DRAINER, circa 1782-92, with leaf-shaped handle, painted in light blue with Bright sprigs, with single blue line border, £150 - £200 unmarked, 9.5cm wide
Lot 73 Lot 73 A CAUGHLEY WET MUSTARD POT AND COVER, circa 1780-85, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Three Flowers and Butterfly pattern, with scroll handle, the cover with flower finial, C £200 - £300 mark, 9cm high
Lot 74 Lot 74 A CAUGHLEY EGG DRAINER, circa 1785-90, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Pleasure Boat pattern, unusually with no border, unmarked, 8.5cm diameter
Lot 76 Lot 76 A RARE CAUGHLEY PORCELAIN EGG CUP, circa 1785, the bowl supported by a slender stem above a spreading foot, transfer printed in underglaze blue with the Fisherman or Pleasure Boat pattern, below a cell and spear head outside rim, unmarked, 7.5cm high
see C&WP, plate 119 for an illustration of another egg drainer, or ‘strainer’. The author notes that they are sometimes called teastrainers, but the eighteenth century Chamberlain-Turner accounts clearly show their original use, as they were frequently sold with £100 - £150 matching egg cups.
see C & W P page 95 where godden notes that ‘When decorated with the Fisherman or Pleasure Boat design, the price was 8d for the high egg ‘stand’’. see also CBE catalogue nos. 332 and 347 for very similar pieces in the same pattern. The Caughley society newsletter, February 2010, no. 41 illustrates a similar example which was sold at Wright Manley in December 2009. £400 - £600
Lot 79 A CAUGHLEY CREAM BOAT OR ‘GADROON BOAT’, circa 1776-82, with raised, overlap strap handle and scroll terminal, raised on a spread, rope moulded foot, printed in underglaze blue with the Mother and Child pattern, below a single blue line rim, s mark, 9.5cm long, 7cm high £200 - £300
Lot 77 Lot 77 A CAUGHLEY SAUCEBOAT, circa 1780-85, of wide reeded form, with scroll handle and printed in underglaze blue with the Apple pattern with supplementary fruit and floral prints, below a blue line rim, printed s mark, 17cm long see C & W P page 143 for a discussion of sauce boats including this form which was also employed at Worcester, Lowestoft and Derby. £250 - £350 see also CBE catalogue no.9 for a similar example. Lot 80 Lot 80 A CAUGHLEY CREAMBOAT, circa 1780, of Chelsea ewer form, transfer-printed in the Fisherman pattern, interior with associated cell and spearhead border, 5.5cm high (star crack to base) £60 - £80
Lot 78 Lot 78 A CAUGHLEY CREAM BOAT OR ‘GADROON BOAT’, circa 1776-82, with raised, overlap strap handle and scroll terminal, raised on a spread, rope moulded foot, printed in underglaze blue with the Fence pattern, within a feathered blue line rim, impressed star mark to foot, 9.5cm long, 7cm high see C & W P, plate 109 which shows an unglazed Caughley factory waster illustrating the base of a gadroon boat with an impressed star mark, see also page 91-92 where godden discusses the impressed star marks and suggests that they are workman’s piece rate tally marks. see also CBE catalogue nos.369 and 370 where 370 also has the impressed star mark. see Halls sale 28th April, 2010, lot 81, for a £200 - £300 similar example in a different pattern.
Lot 81 Lot 81 A CAUGHLEY POLYCHROME CREAMBOAT OR GADROON BOAT, outside decorated, circa 1785-90, with split scroll handle, painted with loose sprays of a single pink rose and other flowers amongst £150 - £200 leaves, impressed star mark to foot, 7cm high
Lot 82 Lot 82 A CAUGHLEY POLYCHROME CREAM BOAT OR ‘GADROON BOAT’, Chamberlain decorated, circa 1780-85, with raised, overlapping strap handle and scroll terminal, raised on a spreading, rope moulded foot, painted in over-glaze polychrome enamels in the Dog rose pattern, with floral sprays, below a red lined rim, impressed star mark, 6.5cm high
Lot 84 Lot 84 A CAUGHLEY EGG DRAINER, circa 1780, the circular, pierced bowl with leaf handle, printed in blue with the Pleasure Boat pattern, within a cell and spear head border, blue printed s, 10cm long £120 - £180
see Caughley in Colour, page 59 where the author notes that this pattern was found at both Worcester and Caughley, however was £300 - £500 only found on two shapes.
Lot 83 Lot 83 A CAUGHLEY SAUCEBOAT, circa 1785-90, painted in underglaze blue, internally with buildings and a single figure on a bridge, exterior with stylised flowers, with associated printed border, of wide fluted form, having raised strap loop handle with kick terminal, unmarked. £250 - £300
Lot 85 Lot 85 A CAUGHLEY SPARROW BEAK JUG, circa 1780, of plain form, having grooved strap handle, painted in underglaze blue with the Waiting Chinaman pattern, with associated bridge border to inside rim, unmarked, 9.5cm high (chipped spout and star crack to base) £50 - £80
Lot 86 Lot 86 A CAUGHLEY LARGE SPARROW BEAK JUG, circa 1785, having loop handle with fern leaf-type design, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Fence and House pattern with an associated Fitzhughtype border to the outside edge, printed ‘s X’ mark in blue, 12cm £100 - £150 high
Lot 88 Lot 88 A CAUGHLEY MASK SPOUT JUG, circa 1795, of cabbage leaf moulded form, printed in underglaze blue with the Pleasure Boat pattern, and internally printed with cell and spear head border, mask spout and applied scroll handle, sX mark, 19cm high £200 - £250
Lot 87 Lot 87 A CAUGHLEY TOY SPARROW BEAK JUG, circa 1780-90, painted in underglaze blue with the island pattern, with internal blue border £60 - £80 to upper rim, 5cm high (cracked handle)
Lot 89 Lot 89 A CAUGHLEY SPARROW BEAK MILK JUG, circa 1780-85, transfer printed in underglaze blue with the Fisherman pattern, below an associated diaper and spear head border, printed s mark, 9cm high £50 - £80 (chip to upper rim)
Lot 90 Lot 90 A CAUGHLEY SPARROW BEAK MILK JUG, circa 1780, of plain baluster form with double indented loop handle, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Fence pattern, with internal blue double £100 - £150 line border, C with serif mark, 9cm high
Lot 92 Lot 92 A CAUGHLEY SPARROW BEAK JUG, circa 1785, transfer printed in underglaze blue with the Mother and Child pattern, below single £80 - £120 blue line rim, C with serif mark, 10cm high
Lot 91 Lot 91 A CAUGHLEY SPARROW BEAK MILK JUG, circa 1780-85, with an indented loop handle, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Birds in the Tree pattern below a single line blue border, printed s mark, 9cm high (firing flaw and hairline to spout)
Lot 93 Lot 93 A CAUGHLEY MASK SPOUT JUG, circa 1790, the cabbage leaf moulded body printed in underglaze blue with The Three Flowers and Anemone group, so mark, 22cm high £100 - £150
see C&WP plate 141 from the author’s collection for a similar sparrow beak jug, and page 39 where godden discusses this pattern. £70 - £100
Lot 94 Lot 94 A CAUGHLEY MILK JUG, circa 1785, transfer printed in underglaze blue the Temple pattern, blue printed internal Fitzhugh type and gilt border, sx mark, 7cm high
see C & W P plate 145 for a similarly shaped milk jug in the author’s £100 - £150 collection.
Lot 95 Lot 95 A CAUGHLEY SPARROW BEAK JUG, circa 1780, transfer printed in underglaze blue with the Apple and Damsons pattern below an £60 - £80 associated single blue border, unmarked, 10cm high Lot 96 A CAUGHLEY LEAF-SHAPED PICKLE DISH, circa 1780, of moulded vine leaf form and printed in underglaze blue with the Fisherman or Pleasure Boat pattern, within associated blue line feather edge border, s mark, 10cm wide £70 - £100
Lot 98 Lot 98 A CAUGHLEY SCALLOP SHELL SHAPED PICKLE DISH, circa 1780, printed in underglaze blue within a cell and spear head border, unmarked, 14.5cm wide
Lot 97 A CAUGHLEY LEAF-SHAPED PICKLE DISH, circa 1780, of moulded vine leaf form and printed in underglaze blue with the Fisherman or Pleasure Boat pattern, within cell and spear head borders, blue s £70 - £100 mark, 11.5cm wide
see C & W P page 106 where godden notes that scallop shell dishes were made in differing sizes and several wasters have been found at the factory site. He illustrates two examples in plate 177. see also CBE catalogue no. 356. £120 - £180
Lot 101 A CAUGHLEY DINNER TUREEN AND COVER, circa 1780-85, the cover with entwined twig handles, transfer printed in underglaze blue with the Pleasure Boat pattern, within an associated cell and spearhead border, printed s mark, 15cm wide, 10cm high (hairlines to handle) £100 - £150
Lot 99 Lot 99 A CAUGHLEY WINE TASTER, circa 1780, having moulded leaf handle, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Pleasure Boat pattern, with associated cell and dagger border, unmarked, 7cm wide £60 - £80
Lot 102 Lot 102 A CAUGHLEY SUCRIER AND COVER, possibly associated, circa 1785, of reeded shape, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Pagoda pattern, enriched with gilding, so mark, 13cm high see CBE catalogue no. 408 for a sucrier of the same form, in a £40 - £60 different pattern.
Lot 100 Lot 100 A CAUGHLEY WINE TASTER, circa 1780, having moulded leaf handle, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Pleasure Boat pattern, with an associated cell border, 7cm wide, unmarked see C&WP, plate 186 for a similar taster in the same pattern £80 - £120 .
Lot 103 Lot 103 A CAUGHLEY SAUCER DISH, circa 1785-90, transfer printed in underglaze blue with the Pagoda pattern, enriched with gilding, probably by Chamberlains, Worcester, unmarked, 16cm diameter £30 - £50 Lot 101
Lot 107 Lot 107 A SMALL CAUGHLEY TART OR PATTY PAN, circa 1780-85, transferprinted in underglaze blue with the Pleasure Boat pattern with internal cell diaper and spearhead border, s mark, 10cm diameter £150 - £250
Lot 104 Lot 104 A CAUGHLEY LADLE, circa 1786, painted in underglaze blue with a single flower, between associated border, with leaf moulded scroll £200 - £250 handle, 17cm long
Lot 108 Lot 108 A CAUGHLEY TART OR PATTY PAN, circa 1780, painted in underglaze blue with the island pattern, within associated crosshatched border, unmarked, 11cm diameter see CBE catalogue no. 327 for a very similar example in this pattern. £200 - £300
Lot 105 Lot 105 A CAUGHLEY SPOON TRAY, circa 1780, of elongated hexagonal form, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Pagoda pattern, between gilded rim, unglazed base, unmarked, 16cm wide see C & W P page 106, for a note on the use of spoon trays. £100 - £150
Lot 109 Lot 109 A CAUGHLEY SPOON TRAY, circa 1780, the plain elongated hexagonal form with single blue line border, unglazed base with £40 - £60 painted blue s mark, 16.5cm wide (minute rim chip)
Lot 106 Lot 106 A CAUGHLEY SPOON TRAY, circa 1780, of elongated hexagonal form, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Fisherman pattern, both impressed salopian mark and s mark, 18cm wide £100 - £150 (firing flaw chip to rim)
Lot 112 A CAUGHLEY TEA BOWL, circa 1785-90, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Willow nankin pattern, underglaze blue s mark, 8.5cm diameter, together with a further Caughley tea bowl, painted in underglaze blue with the Tower pattern, below a gilded £30 - £50 rim, unmarked, 8.5cm diameter (2)
Lot 110 Lot 110 A CAUGHLEY BALUSTER FORM CUSTARD CUP WITH COVER, with plain loop handle and ball knop, circa 1780, transfer printed in underglaze blue with the Full nankin pattern, unmarked, 9cm high £200 - £300
Lot 113 Lot 113 A CAUGHLEY COFFEE CUP, circa 1780, of plain form, with indented loop handle, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Fruit and Wreath pattern, indistinct underglaze blue C mark, 6.5cm high see CBE catalogue no.70 for a coffee cup and saucer in the same £60 - £80 design.
Lot 111 Lot 111 A CAUGHLEY TEA BOWL AND SAUCER, circa 1785, painted in underglaze blue with the Bridge and Windmill pattern, between an associated lined border, each with painted blue s mark, teabowl £80 - £120 8.5cm diameter, saucer 12.5cm diameter (2)
Lot 114 Lot 114 A CAUGHLEY TEA BOWL AND SAUCER, circa 1780, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Bell Toy and Mother and Child patterns between associated single blue line borders, unmarked, tea bowl £80 - £120 8cm diameter, saucer 12.5cm diameter (2)
Lot 117 A RARE CAUGHLEY CADDY SPOON, circa 1780-85, the shallow, egg-shaped bowl with an applied shell-shaped handle, printed in blue with a simple pagoda and hut on an island within a ‘Fitzhugh’ type border, unmarked, 10cm long see CBE catalogue nos. 247 and 248 for illustrations of similar caddy spoons, noted as having their own ‘Caddy spoon Landscape’ £400 - £600 patterns.
Lot 115 Lot 115 A CAUGHLEY TEAPOT WITH ASSOCIATED COVER, circa 1785-90, of new, fluted form with moulded spout and double indented ear shaped strap handle, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Temple pattern, enriched with gilding, s mark, 13cm high £40 - £60
Lot 118 Lot 118 A CAUGHLEY WASTE OR ‘SLOP’ BOWL, circa 1790, painted with the Tower pattern within an associated internal blue border, unmarked, 13cm diameter Bears Ex. Crisp Collection label, no. 10, 12/71. £80 - £120
Lot 116 Lot 116 A CAUGHLEY BEAKER WITH HANDLE, circa 1785-90, of waisted, bucket form, painted in underglaze blue with the salopian sprigs pattern, painted s mark, 6.5cm high see Halls sale April, 2010 lot 111 for a similar shape beaker in a £80 - £120 Chantilly pattern which sold for £200.
Lot 119 Lot 119 A CAUGHLEY ASPARAGUS SERVER, circa 1780-90, transfer printed in blue with the Fisherman or Pleasure Boat pattern, within cell and spearhead border, 7.5cm long see C&WP plate 86 for an illustration of a similar server. godden notes earlier in the book, ‘They were made in two sizes, the normal small size having an average length of 2.5inches. specimens of these interesting objects often bear the blue-printed Fisherman design, and were sold as 6s per dozen, or 6d each. The Fisherman print was normally applied so that the fisherman was standing upright with his head toward the narrow end, but in some rare cases the print is applied acorss the body so that the head is towards a £80 - £120 side, as demonstrated in this lot.
Lot 120 Lot 120 A SMALL CAUGHLEY MILK JUG, circa 1780, of an unusual beaker form, the plain tapering jug with a pointed lip, applied with a rolled loop handle, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Fisherman pattern, unmarked, 4cm high £150 - £200
Lot 124 Lot 124 A RARE CAUGHLEY SAUCER, circa 1778, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the second version of the stalked Fruit pattern, between a single blue line rim, C with serif mark, 12.5cm diameter £30 - £50
Lot 121 Lot 121 A CAUGHLEY COFFEE CUP, circa 1785, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Fence pattern below an associated double £40 - £60 blue line border, bears faint C mark, 6.5cm high
Lot 125 Lot 125 A CAUGHLEY ASPARAGUS SERVER, circa 1780-90, transfer printed in blue with the Fisherman or Pleasure Boat pattern, within cell diaper and spear head border, unglazed base, unmarked, 8cm long
Lot 122 no lot
see C & W P 1775-1800, Herbert Jenkins, 1969, page 28, for a short note on asparagus servers. According to godden they were sold at 6d each, the same price as charged for egg cups, eye baths and other small objects. When the Caughley stock was sold in november 1799, asparagus servers were mentioned in the advertisement. see also Caughley society newsletter no.34, June 2008, for a discussion of asparagus servers by Chris Brown and their possible use as a £80 - £120 ring of servers around a central plate.
Lot 123 Lot 123 A CAUGHLEY DESSERT CENTRE DISH, circa 1785-90, of bracketed oval form, painted in underglaze blue with the Carnation pattern with £200 - £300 insects, s mark, 33cm wide
Lot 126 Lot 126 A CAUGHLEY PORCELAIN OVAL BAKING DISH, circa 1780-90, printed in blue with the Willow nankin pattern within a Fitzhugh border, unmarked, 21cm wide
Lot 129 Lot 129 A RARE CAUGHLEY DESSERT TUREEN STAND, circa 1782-92, painted in, underglaze blue with the Flowery Cartouche pattern, £250 - £350 unmarked, 23cm wide
For a similar example of this pattern see CBE catalogue no.406 £120 - £150
Lot 130 Lot 130 A CAUGHLEY DESSERT CENTRE DISH, circa 1785-90, of bracketed, oval form, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Full nankin £200 - £300 pattern, impressed salopian mark Lot 127 Lot 127 A RARE CAUGHLEY LARGE SAUCER DISH, circa 1785-99, transferprinted in underglaze blue with the striped Temple pattern, £150 - £200 unmarked, 19.5cm diameter
Lot 131 Lot 131 THREE PIECES OF BLUE AND WHITE CAUGHLEY PORCELAIN, circa 1780-90, comprising a saucer dish painted with the Tower pattern, unmarked, 13cm diameter, a tea bowl painted with the island pattern below a cross hatched border, 7.5cm diameter and a Pagoda pattern bowl, enriched with gilding, s mark, 10.5cm £60 - £80 diameter (3) Lot 128 Lot 128 A CAUGHLEY EGG DRAINER, circa 1785, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Pleasure Boat pattern, within cell diaper and spear head border, with plain loop handle, sx mark, 9.5cm wide £80 - £120
Lot 134 A CAUGHLEY SAUCER, circa 1785, transfer-printed in blue with the birds in branches pattern, unmarked, 12.5cm diameter £30 - £50
Lot 135 Lot 135 TWO CAUGHLEY WHITE AND GILT FLUTED TEA BOWLS, 9cm diameter together with a matching sugar bowl, 11cm diameter, £30 - £50 unmarked (one bowl a.f) (3)
Lot 132 Lot 132 A CAUGHLEY COFFEE CUP, circa 1785-95, of plain form with loop handle, painted in underglaze blue with the salopian sprigs pattern with associated painted border and sawtooth edge, painted blue s mark, 6cm high £60 - £80
Lot 136 no lot
Lot 133 Lot 133 A CAUGHLEY TEACUP AND SAUCER, circa 1786-94, the cup of fluted double-ogee form with moulded ear-shape handles and painted in blue with the rose Festoons pattern, with gold dentil rims, painted s mark to each, cup 8.5cm diameter, saucer 13cm diameter £200 - £250 (2)
Lot 137 Lot 137 A WORCESTER COFFEE CUP, circa 1754, pencilled en grisaille with £200 - £300 the ‘Boy on a Buffalo pattern’, 7cm high
Lot 138 Lot 138 A WORCESTER COFFEE CUP, circa 1765-68, with a double indented loop handle, painted in polychrome with Chinese-style figural £100 - £150 scenes, unmarked, 7cm high
Lot 139 Lot 139 A WORCESTER CUP, circa 1760, of bell shape with a wishbone handle, printed in black with the ‘garçons Chinois’ pattern, with two chinamen climbing on rococo scrollwork, one sawing through the branch in order to surprise his companion, a flowering plant on the left and a turret in the distance, unmarked, 6cm high £200 - £300
Lot 142 Lot 142 A WORCESTER COFFEE CUP, circa 1765-70, with indented loop handle, painted in polychrome with Chinese figures within a garden, interior with red line and wave border, unmarked, 6.5cm high £100 - £150
Lot 140 Lot 140 A WORCESTER COFFEE CUP, circa 1760, transfer-printed in black with the Milkmaids pattern, after robert Hancock, unmarked, 6cm £80 - £120 high
Lot 143 Lot 143 A WORCESTER CUP, circa 1765-70, of bell-shape form, painted in polychrome with a bouquet of flowers, unmarked, 6cm high £100 - £150
Lot 141 Lot 141 A WORCESTER COFFEE CUP, circa 1765-68, painted in polychrome with Chinese-style figural scenes, depicting one male figure stood holding a ruyi sceptre, the other two females reading a book, unmarked, 6.5cm high £100 - £150
Lot 144 Lot 144 A WORCESTER COFFEE CUP, circa 1765-70, with an indented loop handle, painted in polychrome with three Chinese scholars, with associated internal blue underglaze border, unmarked, 7cm high £100 - £150
Lot 145 Lot 145 A WORCESTER COFFEE CUP, circa 1765-70, with an indented loop handle, painted in polychrome with two Chinese style figures with a child, another figure seated beside a table, internal red line and dot £100 - £150 border, unmarked, 6.5cm high
Lot 147 Lot 147 A WORCESTER TEA BOWL AND SAUCER, circa 1765, transferprinted in black with the ‘La Cascade’ pattern, from a plate by robert Hancock, tea bowl 7.5cm diameter, unmarked, saucer 13cm diameter Decorated with a print by robert Hancock, which was probably based on an engraving by g. scotia and adapted from a painting by Jean-Antoine Watteau entitled ‘La Cascade’ or ‘The Fountain’ in the Wallace Collection, London, collection number P395. £200 - £300
Lot 148 Lot 148 A WORCESTER COFFEE CUP, circa 1765-70, transfer-printed in black with ‘L’amour’ pattern, after an engraving by robert Hancock, depicting a gallant on a garden seat beside a lady, whose hand he leans forward to kiss, and another lady stands behind, and in the foreground are a spaniel and a garden roller, and in the background is a fountain with the statue of neptune in his chariot, 6cm high £100 - £150 Lot 146 Lot 146 A WORCESTER COFFEE CUP, circa 1765-75, with an indented loop handle, painted in polychrome with a number of Chinese figures, seated beside a table and various vases of flowers, with additional gilded detail and internal red line and wave upper border to the inner upper rim, unmarked, 6.5cm high (small chip to foot rim) £150 - £200
Lot 149 Lot 149 A WORCESTER SPOON TRAY, circa 1765, the fluted, angled and black line painted rim enclosing a transfer-printed view of The Milkmaids with cattle in a landscape, unmarked, 15cm wide £150 - £200 (restored rim chip)
Lot 152 Lot 152 A WORCESTER COFFEE CUP, circa 1758, transfer-printed in black with the Tea Party and the Maid and Page, below an internal single blue line border to the upper rim, unmarked, 6cm high (crack to top £100 - £150 of handle)
Lot 150 Lot 150 A WORCESTER TEA BOWL, circa 1765, transfer-printed with a figure working beside an old Dutch barn, with windmill to the interior bowl, £80 - £120 unmarked, 7.5cm diameter
Lot 151 Lot 151 A WORCESTER SLOP OR WASTE BOWL, circa 1765, painted in polychrome with three Chinese-style figures, unmarked, 16cm £120 - £180 diameter
Lot 153 Lot 153 A WORCESTER POLYCHROME COFFEE CUP, circa 1760, painted with a Chinese-style design of figures, one holding a sheep, 6.5cm high £100 - £150
Lot 156 A PAIR OF PORCELAIN FORK HANDLES, circa 1760-65, possibly Worcester, each of pistol grip form and transfer-printed with underglaze blue and white floral motifs, overall lengths 11.5cm (2) Possibly see CBE exhibition catalogue no.42 for a similar example. £200 - £300
Lot 154 Lot 154 A WORCESTER POLYCHROME TEACUP WITH EAR-SHAPED HANDLE, circa 1760, painted with simple pink floral sprays, fluted £30 - £50 body, unmarked
Lot 157 Lot 157 A WORCESTER PORCELAIN BOWL, circa 1765, painted in polychrome with floral sprays, below an internal pink ribbon and hatched border, unmarked, 12.5cm diameter (scratched) £50 - £80
Lot 155 Lot 155 A WORCESTER POLYCHROME COFFEE CUP, painted in enamels with a Chinese-style figure seated beside a tree, below an external £80 - £120 single red line border, unmarked, 6cm high
Lot 158 Lot 158 A LIVERPOOL POLYCHROME TEA BOWL AND SAUCER, possibly Chaffers, circa 1765, enamelled with Chinese figures conversing beside a tree, unmarked, saucer 13.5cm diameter, tea bowl 8.5cm £80 - £120 diameter (2)
Lot 159 Lot 159 A LIVERPOOL (PENNINGTONS) MASK SPOUT JUG, late 18th £150 - £200 century, unmarked, 21cm high
Lot 160 Lot 160 A RICHARD CHAFFERS LIVERPOOL COFFEE CUP, circa 1765, with plain loop handle, painted in underglaze blue with a chinoiserie scene of trees, a house and rock formation, internal diaper border, £100 - £150 unmarked, 6cm high Lot 161 A CHRISTIAN PENNINGTONS LIVERPOOL COFFEE CUP, circa 1780-85, painted in underglaze blue with a chinoiserie landscape scene of houses, trees and rock formations, with internal diaper £40 - £60 border, unmarked, 6.5cm high Lot 163 Lot 163 A SETH PENNINGTON, LIVERPOOL PORCELAIN COFFEE CUP, circa 1770, with an indented loop handle, painted in polychrome with an exotic bird perched upon a prunus branch, with further birds flying in the distance, double red line border to internal upper rim, unmarked, 7cm high £120 - £180
Lot 162 A CHRISTIAN PENNINGTON LIVERPOOL COFFEE CUP, circa 178085, with indented strap handle, printed in underglaze blue with the Porter and Ferryman pattern, with internal associated double blue line border, unmarked, 7cm high £70 - £100
Lot 166 A LOWESTOFT TEA BOWL AND SAUCER, circa 1760-70, transfer printed and painted in underglaze blue with the Fisherman and Landscape pattern, unmarked, tea bowl 7.5cm diameter, saucer £150 - £200 12cm diameter - (minute chip to saucer rim)
Lot 164 Lot 164 A SETH PENNINGTON, Liverpool porcelain sparrow beak jug, circa 1780, the baluster body with an indented loop handle, painted in polychrome with an exotic bird perched upon a prunus branch, with further birds flying faintly in the distance, unmarked, 9cm high £120 - £180
Lot 167 Lot 167 AN ISLEWORTH PORCELAIN MUG, circa 1770-75, of plain cylindrical form with a grooved strap handle, initialled ‘JAM’ in cursive blue script, below a thick, blue border, unmarked, 12cm high This mug was included in the 2003 exhibition of isleworth Pottery and Porcelain and is illustrated on plate 84 of page 55 of the £2,500 - £3,000 exhibition catalogue. Lot 165 Lot 165 A SETH PENNINGTON, Liverpool tea bowl, circa 1780, painted in polychrome enamels with an exotic bird perched upon a prunus branch, with further birds flying in the distance, double red line border to internal upper rim, unmarked, 9cm diameter £80 - £120
Lot 168 Lot 168 A WEDGWOOD CREAMWARE PART SERVICE, 19th century, the pale yellow grounds painted in polychrome in a naturalistic style with leaves, acorns and other fauna, between burnt orange rims, comprising two oval dishes, 30cm and 27cm long and five plates, 20cm diameter, some pieces impressed Wedgwood (7) (some £100 - £150 damages) Lots 169-173 no lots Lot 166
Lot 174 Lot 174 THE JEAN AND CHARLES BAWDEN REFERENCE COLLECTION A COLLECTION OF EUROPEAN POTTERY AND PORCELAIN RELATED REFERENCE BOOKS, including Delfts Aardewerk, European Ceramic Art by W.B Honey, 18th century german porcelain, French Porcelain - A Catalogue of the British Museum Collection and others (qty) £50 - £80
Lot 175 Lot 175 FAIENCE CE PORCELAINE DE PARIS XVIIIXIXE SIÈCLES BY RÉGINE DE PLINVAL £30 - £50 (Faton: 1998)
Lot 177 Lot 177 A COLLECTION OF BRITISH POTTERY AND PORCELAIN REFERENCE BOOKS to include the Life and Times of Josiah Wedgwood, two volumes in a slipcase, Transfer-Printed Blue and White Pottery, China Mending, Bow Porcelain and others £50 - £80 (qty)
Lot 178 Lot 178 A MIXED COLLECTION OF PORCELAIN AND POTTERY REFERENCE BOOKS to include Meissen, oriental Market Export Porcelain, Medical Ceramics in the Wellcome institute, ‘spode’s Willow Pattern & other Designs After the Chinese’ by robert Copeland, ‘spode Transfer-Printed Ware 1784-1833’ by David Drakard and Paul Holdway, ‘spode-Copeland-spode, the Works and its People 1770-1970 by Vega Wilkinson, ‘spode and His successors - A History of the Pottery, stoke on Trent from 1765-1866’ by Arthur Hayden and more (a £60 - £80 quantity)
Lot 180 Lot 180 A MIXED COLLECTION OF BRITISH POTTERY PORCELAIN AND REFERENCE BOOKS, to include Berthoud, ‘A Compendium of British Cups’, godden, ‘Mason’s ironstone’ and Chats on old China £40 - £60 etc
Lot 181 Lot 181 THE WATNEY COLLECTION OF EARLY ENGLISH PORCELAIN, parts 1-3 (Phillips, £40 - £60 London: 1999) (3)
Lot 182 Lot 182 ‘THE LADIES AMUSEMENT: WHOLE ART OF JAPANNING MADE EASY’ BY ROBERT SAYER, a second edition printed by The Ceramic Book Company in 1966, 200pp, £40 - £60 hardcover
Lot 176 Lot 176 SPANISH POTTERY 1248-1898 with a catalogue of the collection in the Victoria and Albert Museum by Anthony ray (V&A: £100 - £150 2000)
Lot 179 Lot 179 A COLLECTION OF BRITISH PORCELAIN REFERENCE BOOKS, to include examples on Derby, new Hall, Liverpool, Worcester and more specialist collecting areas (29) £70 - £100
Lot 185 Lot 185 A COLLECTION OF REFERENCE BOOKS, primarily Caughley related, including Caughley Toy Wares, Paul sandby and related influences on Caughley porcelain, Caughley Exhibition 1976, roderick Jellicoe A selling Exhibition 2001, etc (a quantity) £30 - £50
Lot 183 Lot 183 A MIXED COLLECTION OF BOTH EUROPEAN AND ENGLISH POTTERY AND PORCELAIN REFERENCE HARD AND PAPERBACK BOOKS, including studies on Baroque Pottery in Hungary, Welsh Ceramics in Context vols. 1 and 2, isleworth porcelain, oriental £50 - £80 influences and society Transactions etc (a quantity)
Lot 186 Lot 186 NORTHERN CERAMIC SOCIETY JOURNALS, volumes 6-29 (19872013), paperbacks together with northern Ceramic society £40 - £60 newsletters, 1992 onwards
Lot 184 Lot 184 FOUR PORCELAIN REFERENCE COLLECTION CATALOGUES, comprising Bonhams - ‘The Watney Collection of Chinese Porcelain Decorated in Holland and England’, november 2003, Bonhams ‘The Billie Pain Collection, november 2003’, Bonhams ‘The Zorensky Collection of Worcester Porcelain Part i, March, 2004’ ‘The norman £40 - £60 stretton Collection’, Phillips, February 2001 (4)
Lot 187 Lot 187 ENGLISH CERAMIC CIRCLE TRANSACTIONS, an extensive £50 - £80 collection, includes volumes 1-23 Lot 188 no lot
British Pottery and Porcelain, including the Chidlow Collection
Lot 189 Lot 189 A CAUGHLEY PORCELAIN POLYCHROME CREAM BOAT, circa 1785-90, painted in enamels with floral sprays, internal purple blue line border to upper rim and gilt details, with subtle low-relief leaf decoration, unmarked, 5.5cm high £120 - £180
Lot 190 Lot 190 A CAUGHLEY ROBIN’S BEAK JUG, circa 1775-80, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Fence pattern, below a double blue line border, underglaze blue C mark, 7.5cm high (handle possibly restored) £200 - £300 Lot 192 Lot 192 A LARGE WORCESTER BELL-SHAPED MUG, circa 1770, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the natural sprays pattern, with a double-indented loop handle, indistinct crescent mark, 15.5.cm £300 - £500 high
Lot 194 Lot 194 A CAUGHLEY HEXAGONAL TEAPOT STAND, circa 1780-90, painted in blue and gilt with floral sprigs, unglazed base with £40 - £60 painted sm mark, 14cm wide Lot 195 A LARGE WORCESTER PORCELAIN FLUTED BOWL in the Jabberwocky pattern, circa 1760-70, painted in bright, coloured overglaze enamels with the mythical beast, flowers and borders, unmarked, 23.5cm £200 - £300 diameter (chipped)
Lot 191 Lot 191 A CAUGHLEY OVAL BAKING DISH, circa 1780-90, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Pleasure Boat pattern, between a spearhead and cell diaper border, printed s mark, 21.5cm wide Bears ex. Bill Dickenson label to reverse. £120 - £180 Lot 193 Lot 193 A WORCESTER CIRCULAR STRAINER DISH, circa 1775, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with peony between two pine cones and a pomegranate within scrollwork borders, hatched crescent mark, £200 - £250 20cm diameter
Lot 196 Lot 196 A CAUGHLEY PORCELAIN SLOP OR WASTE BOWL, circa 1785-90, the white ground painted with sparse flowers in gilt, between an upper and lower rim, £40 - £60 unmarked, 15.5cm diameter
Lot 197 Lot 197 AN 18TH CENTURY PEARLWARE CHARGER, possibly staffordshire, painted centrally with a landscape scene between a feathered border, 37cm diameter £60 - £80
Lot 202 Lot 202 A WORCESTER HIGH-FOOTED SAUCEBOAT, circa 1755, of an eloganted helmet shape with an undulating rim, spreading oval foot and scroll handle with a pronounced thumbrest, both opposing panels painted with a chinoiserie style figure in landscape, the interior rim with scrolling flowers and objects, bears Zorensky label Y.29 (restored), £300 - £500 8cm high
THE JOHN CHIDLOW COLLECTION LOTS 198-222
Lot 198 Lot 198 A CAUGHLEY PORCELAIN COFFEE CUP, circa 1785-90, painted in polychrome with a pink Chyrsanthemums amongst green leaves, below an internal red wave and line border, unmarked, 6.5cm high £60 - £80
Lot 199 Lot 199 A CAUGHLEY PORCELAIN PICKLE LEAF DISH, circa 1775, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Pleasure Boat pattern, unmarked, 10cm wide £80 - £120
Lot 200 Lot 200 AN EARLY WORCESTER COFFEE CUP, circa 1754, of bell shape with an elaborately moulded scroll and husk handle with a high curled thumbrest, thinly cast with a ‘pleat fluted’ ground reserving two opposing polychrome panels of birds and flowers, unmarked, 5cm high (hairline from rim, £300 - £500 minute chips) Lot 203 Lot 203 A WORCESTER PORCELAIN TEAPOT AND COVER, circa 1768-72, of large, globular form with a flower finial, decorated in rich Kakiemon style with mirror shape panels of chrysanthemums framed by gold rococo scrollwork on a scale blue ground, underglaze blue square fret mark, 16cm £250 - £350 high
Lot 201 Lot 201 A WORCESTER PORCELAIN TRIO, circa 1765-85, typically decorated in underglaze blue between double line borders, comprising a coffee cup, 6.5cm high, tea bowl, 6.7cm diameter, and saucer, 11cm diameter, the saucer with man in the moon £80 - £120 mark, (hairline to saucer) (3)
Lot 207 Lot 207 A WORCESTER SCALE BLUE COFFEE CUP AND SAUCER, circa 1770-75, underglaze blue fret mark, cup 6cm high, saucer £80 - £120 13.5cm diameter (2) Lot 204 Lot 204 A WORCESTER TEABOWL AND SAUCER, circa 1760, transfer-printed in black with the L’amour pattern, saucer 13cm diameter, teabowl 7.5cm diameter (small chip), unmarked, sold together with a plate stand £80 - £120 (3)
Lot 208 Lot 208 A WORCESTER POLYCHROME ‘PU-TAI’ COFFEE CUP, circa 1765, painted in polychrome with a Buddha and attendants, £120 - £180 unmarked, 6cm high
Lot 210 Lot 210 A WORCESTER CHINOISERIE COFFEE CUP, painted in polychrome with a continuous panel of Chinese lady holding flowers and other figures, with a puce boat and tree below the handle, unmarked £80 - £120
Lot 211 Lot 211 A WORCESTER STAG HUNT COFFEE CUP AND TEABOWL, circa 1765, cup 7cm high, teabowl 8cm diameter, unmarked (2) £150 - £200
Lot 205 Lot 205 A WORCESTER KAKIEMON FLUTED COFFEE CUP, circa 1760, painted with Two Quails, flowering prunus and insects, within a turquiose and gilt scrolling border, £100 - £150 unmarked, 6cm high
Lot 209 Lot 209 A WORCESTER PORCELAIN ‘PU-TAI’ OR ‘JOVIAL FISHERMAN’ COFFEE CUP, circa 1765, painted in polychrome with figure and attendants, with internal wave and dot inner border, unmarked, 6cm high (small chips) £120 - £180 Lot 206 Lot 206 A WORCESTER POLYCHROME COFFEE CUP, circa 1765, painted with Chinoiserie figures, with a Kangxi fence to the rear, with internal red dot and wave border, unmarked, 6cm high (hairline to top of £80 - £120 handle)
Lot 212 Lot 212 A CHAMBERLAINS, WORCESTER ‘DRAGONS IN COMPARTMENTS’ OR ‘BENGAL TIGER’ TRIO, late 18th century, comprising coffee cup, teacup and saucer, bears roderick Jellicoe paper label and original purchase price of £180, sold with a plate stand, one piece painted no75 in puce, otherwise unmarked (4) (at fault) £50 - £80
Lot 213 Lot 213 A SETH PENNINGTON, LIVERPOOL COFFEE CUP, circa 1778-90, with clobbered Two stags decoration, unmarked, 7cm high £100 - £120 (chipped)
Lot 214 Lot 214 A PHILIP, CHRISTIAN, LIVERPOOL COFFEE CUP, circa 1770-78, painted in polychrome with a chinoiserie design, bears Albert Amor paper label, 6.5cm high ref 6.65, page 249 in Maurice Hillis Liverpool Book £150 - £250
Lot 215 Lot 215 A RICHARD CHAFFERS, LIVERPOOL COFFEE CUP, circa 1760-65, painted in polychrome with Chinese figures at a cock fight, with an internal red and hold chain link border, unmarked, 6cm high (slight infilled rim chips) ref 5.138 Maurice Hillis £100 - £150
Lot 216 Lot 216 A SETH PENNINGTON, LIVERPOOL COFFEE CUP, circa 1778-90, with an indented loop handle, printed in underglaze blue with a panel of a lady holding a bird within a cartouche, unmarked, 6.5cm high £40 - £60 (restored rim chip)
Lot 217 Lot 217 SETH/JOHN PENNINGTON, LIVERPOOL, 18TH CENTURY, A POLYCHROME TEABOWL AND SAUCER decorated with a long-tailed fancy bird within cartouche, together with a further tea bowl and saucer decorated with a Chinese Lady and servant, saucers 13.5cm diameter, teabowls 9cm £80 - £120 diameter (4)
Lot 218 Lot 218 A RICHARD CHAMPION’S, BRISTOL COFFEE CUP, circa 1774, painted with green husk bands and laurel swags suspended from floral bosses on a gilded band, within gilded dentil borders, X mark, £120 - £150 6.5cm high Lot 219 A CHELSEA SAUCEBOAT, circa 1752-56, red anchor period, with scroll moulded handle, painted with strawberries and other fruit, below and between a green feathered border, the handle and spout picked out in gilt, painted red anchor mark, 11cm high (restored) £200 - £300
Lot 220 Lot 220 A LOWESTOFT BLUE AND WHITE COFFEE CUP, with a kick the handle, decorated in underglaze blue with flowers and rockwork, with an internal berry border, unmarked £150 - £250 6.5cm high (minute chips)
Lot 226 Lot 226 A CAUGHLEY TEACUP, circa 1790, painted in underglaze blue with the Chantilly sprigs pattern, the cup with an ear-shaped handle, unmarked, 6cm high (firing crack to the £50 - £80 base of handle)
Lot 227 Lot 227 A CAUGHLEY PORCELAIN EGG STRAINER, circa 1785, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Pleasure Boat pattern, with leaf shaped handle, s mark, 8cm wide, together with a Caughley wine taster also in the Pleasure Boat pattern, 5.5cm wide (both a.f) £120 - £180 Lot 221 Lot 221 A BOW ‘BLANC DE CHINE’ COFFEE CUP, circa 1760, with applied prunus decoration, unmarked, 6.5cm high (handle re-attached) £50 - £80
Lot 224 Lot 224 A CAUGHLEY COFFEE CUP, circa 1795, painted in blue with the Dresden Flowers pattern, enriched with gold, painted s mark, £50 - £80 6cm high
Lot 222 A SWANSEA PORCELAIN TRIO, circa 1815, painted with polychrome sprays and sprigs of flowers within gilt dentil borders, comprising teacup, coffeecup and saucer, £200 - £300 unmarked (3) (at fault)
Lot 223 Lot 223 A CAUGHLEY COFFEE CUP, circa 1795, painted in blue with the Dresden Flowers pattern, enriched with gold, painted s mark, £50 - £80 6cm high
Lot 228 Lot 228 A LIVERPOOL PORCELAIN BOWL, possibly Pennington’s, late 18th century, transferprinted in underglaze blue with the Fisherman pattern, unmarked, 15.5cm £30 - £50 diameter (chipped)
Lot 225 Lot 225 A CAUGHLEY COFFEE CUP, circa 1790, painted in an underglaze blue with the Chantilly sprigs pattern, below an associated single blue line border, £50 - £80 unmarked, 6.5cm high
Lot 229 A CAUGHLEY JUNKET DISH OR SALAD BOWL, circa 1780, transfer printed in underglaze blue with the Pine Cone pattern, underglaze blue with serif mark, 26cm wide (stapled repair) £200 - £300
Lot 230 Lot 230 A WORCESTER LEAF SHAPED PICKLE DISH, circa 1770, decorated with the gillyflower pattern in blue, C mark, 6cm £80 - £120 wide (small chip to rim)
Lot 231 Lot 231 A CAUGHLEY TEA BOWL AND SAUCER, circa 1785, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Bell Toy pattern, tea bowl 8cm diameter (chipped), saucer 12.5cm £40 - £60 diameter, unmarked (2)
Lot 229 Lot 233 AN ASSORTED COLLECTION OF CAUGHLEY BLUE AND WHITE LANDSCAPE PORCELAIN, circa 1780-90, comprising five teabowls, five saucers/dishes, and three £120 - £180 coffee cups (13)
Lot 234 Lot 234 A CHAMBERLAIN’S, WORCESTER ARMORIAL DINNER plate in the Dragon’s in Compartments pattern, also known as ‘Bengal Tiger’, pattern, circa 1800-1810, the plate decorated with a central shield with family crest above of a bird perched upon a castle turret, factory mark in purple, also marked ‘no 75’, 24cm diameter (riveted £40 - £60 repair)
Lot 235 Lot 235 A FLIGHT, WORCESTER PORCELAIN PART TEA SERVICE, circa 1790, comprising teabowl and saucer, teacup and saucer, and cream jug, 11cm high, the fluted bodies each similarly decorated with purple floral sprays and gilt, together with a further Flight, Worcester cup, the teabowl marked £70 - £100 ‘Flight’ (6)
Lot 232 Lot 232 A CAUGHLEY COFFEE CUP, circa 1785, painted in underglaze blue with the Tower pattern with an associated internal border, unmarked, 7cm high see C & W P plate 28, for a Caughley bread and butter plate from a tea service in this pattern from the author’s collection and two factory wasters. see also £80 - £120 CBE catalogue no. 391.
Lot 242 Lot 240 no lot
Lot 236 Lot 236 NEW HALL TO INCLUDE A PLATE, possibly for bread and butter, pattern 2350, decorated with orange flowers within purple and green leaves and stems, between a brown inner and outer rim with basket weave border, 21.5cm diameter, a pair of saucers and teabowl transfer-printed in underglaze blue with the Two Moths pattern, between gilded borders, saucers, 14cm diameter, teabowl, 9cm diameter, unmarked and an English porcelain trio comprising teabowl, coffee cup and saucer with blue flowers and gold detailing (7) £40 - £60
Lot 238 Lot 238 A KEELING/NEW HALL CREAM BOAT, possibly an unrecorded pattern 65, of low bucket form with decoration to the inside of the lip, moulded rim to the base, 11cm high £30 - £40
Lot 239 Lot 239 A NEW HALL OR KEELING HELMET SHAPED CREAM JUG, circa 1795, with shaped pink hatched border, decorated with pairs of flowers suspended at intervals, the exterior with brown wavy line border, unmarked, 12cm high (chipped foot rim) £50 - £80
Lot 241 A COLLECTION OF KEELING/NEW HALL PORCELAIN, circa 1785-1800 comprising a teabowl and saucer, decorated with a thick gold band interspersed by a further gold wavy line with stars and dots, a coffee cup, pattern 125, the main border with a shaped, pink hatched band, with sprays of flowers, 6.5cm high (chipped), a tea bowl decorated with an undulating line of brown feathers, between an intertwining line of gold dots and rims, 8.5cm diameter, a saucer dish decorated with gold and red flowers, 14cm diameter, a strawberry pattern coffee cup with shanked body and £40 - £60 looped handle, 6cm high (6) Lot 242 A QUANTITY OF ENGLISH PORCELAIN, circa 1800-1820, including new Hall/Keeling examples comprising a pattern 434 puce variant saucer, a red ribbon pattern saucer, diameter, a pattern 186 saucer, decorated with pink ribbons and roses, a pink hatched border saucer, 14cm diameter, a saucer decorated with an island rock formation in polychrome, together with a Coalport coffee can, and two shanked tea £100 - £200 bowls (9) Lot 243 A MATCHED NEW HALL PART TEA SERVICE in the Yellow shell design, circa 1800, comprising a London shaped teapot with cover and stand, 14cm high, a slop bowl, 16cm diameter, cream jug, 10cm high,(chipped) four teacups and six saucers, 14cm diameter, pattern number 1045 to some, otherwise £120 - £150 unmarked (15)
Lot 237 Lot 237 A KEELING (FACTORY X) HYBRID PORCELAIN BOWL, pattern 144, decorated with a main spray of flowers wthin a blue paraph and a wavy row of brown dots, the pink pink hatching on border with green dashes below, unmarked, 12cm diameter £30 - £50 (small chip to upper rim)
Lot 244 Lot 244 A 18TH CENTURY WORCESTER PORCELAIN SAUCEBOAT, transfer printed in underglaze blue with the Two Porters pattern, crescent £200 - £400 mark, 6cm high
Lot 247 Lot 247 A CAUGHLEY PORCELAIN TRIO, comprising teabowl, coffee cup and saucer, together with a quantity of other English porcelain wares 19th century, including a two new Hall cups and saucers, including a bat print example, a Barr Flight and Barr coffee cup and saucer, a Feather pattern cup and saucer, and one further tea cup and £100 - £200 saucer (13)
Lot 245 Lot 245 A WORCESTER PORCELAIN DESSERT TUREEN STAND, circa 1775, decoration perhaps later, painted in polychrome with an enamelled central spray of flowers, between puce floral garlands and a cobalt border with gilding, open crescent mark, £40 - £60 23.5cm wide
Lot 248 Lot 248 AN ENGLISH PORCELAIN PORTER MUG, titled, ‘A Don Cossack’, possibly Coalport, circa 1815, printed with a Cossack on horseback, a spear in one hand, 10.5cm high (damaged handle) Bears various labels to the base, ‘rev J. T. Taylor’s Collection’, ‘Bought from the Collection of A. Harburn £40 - £60 Esq., Bishop Auckland’, etc
Lot 249 Lot 249 A SUNDERLAND LUSTRE JUG, circa 1820, depicting a portrait of Queen Caroline to one side, with the verse, ‘Hail star of Brunswick and Britain’s Queen Caroline, Was it such reards as these your Ancesteors bled in the Field, Forbid it in Every English Heart’, and a satirical cartoon to the other depicting the failed parliamentary bill to divorce Caroline (which failed), unmarked, 12cm high The reverse print shows the scales of justice overseen by John Bull with speech bubbles reading ‘Well done Caroline, they think to make light of you, but it won’t do, i’ll see fair play’. The lighter Prinny, trying to be dragged down by courtiers and the law beneath bags titled ‘green’ and ‘secrets’, but much outweighed by Caroline, with justice on her side, and acclaiming soldiers. This took place at the height of the napoleonic Wars, hence the soldiers and £100 - £150 ships in the background
Lot 246 Lot 246 A WORCESTER SAUCER, circa 1760, painted in blue with the Landslip pattern, with a hut on a hillside amongst trees and flowering shrubs, workman’s mark, 12cm £40 - £60 diameter
Lot 250 Lot 250 A PAIR OF WORCESTER LOBED DESSERT PLATES decorated with sweet William flowers, circa 1775-90, painted in puce and polychome with flowers, within a central gilt medallion and blue border, crescent marks, 22cm diameter, together with a further Worcester blue scale dish, underglaze blue fret mark, 25cm £120 - £180 diameter (restored) (3)
Lot 251 Lot 251 AN ENGLISH PORCELAIN LANDSCAPE PLATE, possibly Derby, circa 1790, the circular panel painted in polychrome with figures besides trees, a river and bridge, between a cobalt and gilt border with garlands, painted puce factory mark, also marked 8 in puce to the foot rim, 22cm £100 - £150 diameter (rubbing)
Lot 252 Lot 252 AN ENGLISH PORCELAIN KIDNEY SHAPED DESSERT DISH, possibly Derby, circa 1800, the centre with four sprays of red and blue flowers, the border with a further similar repeating pattern, with gold rim, £50 - £80 unmarked, 25cm wide
Lot 253 Lot 253 AN EARLY 19TH CENTURY DESSERT DISH, perhaps swansea, of lobed circular form with a shell-moulded handle, painted with three scattered sprays of naturalistic flowers, within gilded and low relief border with flowers and fish, 25cm wide (hairline) £80 - £120
Lot 254 Lot 254 A WORCESTER DESSERT DISH, late 18th century, together with another similar 19th century example, each of quatrefoil form, each individually painted with floral sprays between broad, cobalt borders, with gilded detail, workman’s marks, 22cm wide and a further English porcelain dessert dish, possibly spode, circa 1820, decorated in a bright polychrome with scattered flowers, painted triangle mark (at fault) (3) £120 - £180
Lot 256 Lot 256 AN ENGLISH PORCELAIN SHALLOW BOWL, possibly swansea, early 19th century, the exterior border painted with pink roses amongst green leaves, the design repeated in a single spray to the centre, between a gilt lined rim, indistinct printed orange factory mark, 24cm £60 - £80 diameter
Lot 257 Lot 257 A CAUGHLEY ICE CUP, circa 1785-90, lacking cover, of artichoke form, transferprinted in underglaze blue with the Pleasure Boat pattern, unmarked, 6cm high £200 - £250 (small chip to upper rim)
Lot 255 Lot 255 A WORCESTER KIDNEY-SHAPED DESSERT DISH, late 18th century, decorated with bold polychrome sprays of roses amongst other flowers, unmarked, 28cm wide £120 - £180 Lot 258 Lot 258 A CAUGHLEY BEAKER, circa 1785-90, the plain white ground bearing the initials ‘JC’ between a single gilt lined rim, unmarked, £100 - £150 9cm high
Lot 260 Lot 260 A COMPOSITE SPODE TERRACOTTA DRABWARE TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE, circa 1810, pattern 557, with gilded decoration and batprinted classica and landscape scenes in charcoal, comprising a new oval shape teapot and cover, with stand, a sugar basin and cover, milk jug, two large plates, four smaller plates, twelve saucers, eleven bute shape teacups, ten coffee cans, a slop bowl and a Dutch jug with cover, with similar animal subjects, one coffee can associated (48) For a full account of spode bat-printing on both porcelain and drabware, with the evolution of pattern numbers in the early years of the 19th century, see: spode: Transfer Printed Ware 1784-1833 by David Drakard and Peter Holdway (Antique Collectors Club: 2002). The designs on this service are those described as The Classical Humanities, landscapes, ruins, rivalx Abbey (1792) spelling, Llangollen Bridge, animals etc. A service in white porcelain with similarly assorted bat printed designs may be seen in the spode Musuem, stoke-on-Trent. illustrations of spode drabware may be seen in the above-mentioned book in colour on page 91, and in black £600 - £800 and white on pages 78, 86 and 170.
Lot 259 Lot 259 AN ENGLISH PEARLWARE BLUE AND WHITE PART DESSERT SERVICE, circa 1815, possibly stevenson, in an ornithological pattern of birds amongst foliage, comprising three square dishes, 16cm wide and two oval or Devonia shape dishes, 29cm wide, £80 - £120 unmarked (5)
Lot 261 AN ENGLISH PORCELAIN BOTANICAL DESSERT SERVICE, mid19th century, each painted with a named botanical speciment, between broad apple green and peach borders highlighted with gilded ribbons and flowers, comprising a large pedestal comport, three medium comports, a pair of low comports, two dishes, two tureens and covers and fourteen plates, titled but otherwise £300 - £500 unmarked (26)
Lot 264 Lot 264 AN ENGLISH PART DESSERT SERVICE, circa 1800-1810, possibly John rose, Coalport, decorated in a ‘Japan’ style pattern, with the floral sprays in underglaze bue with red and green enamel with gilt additions, comprising four square dishes, 21.5cm wide and three £100 - £150 shell shape dishes, unmarked, 21cm wide (7)
Lot 262 Lot 262 AN 18TH CENTURY SALT GLAZED STONEWARE MUG, of barrel shape form, possibily staffordshire, with turned horizontal bands, £80 - £120 repeated to the handle, 9.5cm high
Lot 265 AN ASSEMBLED COPELAND AND GARRETT DESSERT SERVICE, circa 1845 and later, pattern 7245, comprising four tall pedestal comports 13.5cm high, four small comports, 7.5cm high, a pair of low, oval comports, 29cm wide, and 24 plates, 25cm wide, sold together with leather liners for plates, printed factory mark in green, £400 - £600 pattern number in red (damages) (34)
Lot 263 Lot 263 AN UNUSUAL COALPORT RECTANGULAR PLAQUE by Percy simpson, dated January 29th, 1926, the year the Coalport China factory moved to the Potteries, stoke-on-Trent, the plaque painted with a central oval cartouche of a landscape ruin scene between elaborate gilt scrolls, dated to reverse in red, 15cm wide £100 - £150
Lot 268 Lot 268 A PAIR OF COALPORT DESSERT PLATES, circa 1820-1825, with double barred scrolls and festoons in low relief against a pale brown ground, interspersed with painted floral sprigs, the central panels painted with a busy array of fruit and flowers, unmarked, 21cm diameter (2)
Lot 266 Lot 266 TWO BARR, FLIGHT AND BARR ROYAL WORCESTER ARMORIAL PLATES, each bearing a family coat of arms above the motto ‘Virtus sola nobilitat’, the first in bold colours with a broad border of of flowers, 18cm diameter (chipped), the second with a peach border and gilt cloud formations, 21cm diameter, printed and impressed £70 - £100 marks (2)
see Messenger, Michael, ‘Coalport 1795-1926’ (Antique Collectors Club: 1995), page 174, plate 122 for a plate with the same relief moulding, and plate 121 on the previous page for a canted dessert £80 - £120 dish decorated in a similar manner. Lot 269 AN ENGLISH PORCELAIN DESSERT SERVICE, circa 1810-1820, possibly Coalport, comprising a pair of fruit coolers or ice pails, with covers, ten plates, a sauce tureen and stand, lacking cover, a pair of shell shape dessert dishes, a pair of rectangular dessert dishes and further oval dish, unmarked (some damages and repairs) (21) £200 - £400
Lot 267 Lot 267 AN ENGLISH PORCELAIN MUG, circa 1800-1820, possibly Herculaneum, the straight sided mug painted in a pale brown monochrome with a cottage scene, with a hill beyond, the reverse with the monogrammed initials J&sP, with black floral leaves and swags, below between single black lined upper and lower rim, a £50 - £80 further black line to the interior, unmarked, 8cm high
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Lot 270 Lot 270 A MATCHED GARNITURE OF THREE PARIS EMPIRE STYLE PORCELAIN GILT GROUND TWIN HANDLED VASES, 19th century, of twin handled baluster form with printed and painted panels between burnished gilt grounds, the larger vase with two opposing panels of pastoral scenes, the smaller examples with single panels of fisherfolk beside the coast, early 19th century, tallest 44cm, others 33cm high (a.f) (3) £350 - £450
Lot 272 A 19TH CENTURY MEISSEN FIGURE, the first modelled as a gardener, the young, semi-clad boy digging with a spade, a rake beside, on a scroll base, incised g100, underglaze blue factory marks, 12cm high £60 - £80 (at fault) Lot 273 A 19TH CENTURY MEISSEN FIGURE emblematic of Fire, modelled as a putti mixing a cup and saucer of chocolate with a kettle on a stove, underglaze blue crossed swords mark, incised C97, 11cm high (at £120 - £180 fault) Lot 272
Lot 271 Lot 271 A RUDOLSTADT VOLKSTEDT PORCELAIN FIGURAL GROUP, 20th century, modelled as gallant and companion, on an oval base moulded with flowers, 19cm high £50 - £80
Lot 274 Lot 274 A ‘SEVRES’ OVAL PORCELAIN DISH, bears mark for 1751-1753, but possibly later, the centre of the dish painted with exotic birds at flight and rest, a similar pattern repeated within cartouches around the cobalt rim, with gilding, 27.5cm wide (at fault, detached £50 - £80 from foot)
Lot 275 Lot 275 A PAIR OF CONTINENTAL PORCELAIN FIGURES, late 19th/early 20th century, modelled as a lady and gentleman, each in purple clothing, on later gilt metal bases, 20cm high (damages and restoration) £70 - £100
Lot 276 Lot 276 A FRENCH PORCELAIN SUGAR SIFTER SPOON, possibly late 18th century, the plain white spoon decorated in gilt with trailing leaves and further decoration, unmarked, £50 - £80 21cm long
Lot 277 Lot 277 A MEISSEN CUP AND SAUCER, 18th century, decorated in puce and gilt with flowers, between gilt rims, the cup 7.5cm diameter, the saucer 12.5cm (restored), together with an English porcelain tea bowl, £50 - £80 unmarked, 7.5cm diameter
Lot 278 Lot 278 A MEISSEN ‘LIMOGES ENAMEL’ TYPE VASE, circa 1900, the dark blue ground, of ovoid form with male and female neried handles, painted to one side with a putto resting amongst foliage, above a stiff gilt leaf border, on a socle foot and square base, underglaze blue factory marks and incised £100 - £150 K47, 15cm high (restored) Lot 279 A MEISSEN PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A ROMAN STYLE WARRIOR, late 19th/early 20th century, in plumed headdress, with shield and sword, on a square gilt base, underglaze blue cross swords, incised 559, £60 - £80 15.5cm high (at fault)
Lot 280 A MEISSEN PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A LADY, late 19th/early 20th century, originally one of a pair mounted as candlesticks, incised shape number B76, on a footed shaped quatrefoil base, moulded with scrolls enriched with turquoise, pink and £60 - £80 gilding, 19cm high (at fault) Lot 281 A MEISSEN MONKEY BAND FIGURE, late 19th/early 20th century, modelled wearing pink coat and holding a trumpet to its mouth underglaze blue factory marks, incised 102, 14cm high (restored) £80 - £120
Lot 282 A MEISSEN PORCELAIN CUP AND SAUCER, late 19th century/20th century, decorated with flowers in relief, further decoration of scattered insects in polychrome, underglaze blue crossed swords to the base, saucer 11cm diameter, cup 4cm high, both set on six feet (2) £80 - £120 (restored) Lot 282
Lot 283 Lot 283 A MEISSEN PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A TOWN CRIER, late 19th/early 20th century, modelled with a bell in one hand and on a scroll in the other, on scrolling gilt base, underglaze blue crossed swords, impressed numbers, 15cm high (restored) £60 - £80
Lot 284 Lot 284 A MEISSEN PORCELAIN TRAY ON FOUR PAW FEET, outside decorated with a scene of figures in a garden setting, between yellow ground and floral garland borders, twice cancelled crossed swords, incised £50 - £80 Y23, 26cm wide
Lot 285 Lot 285 A ‘SEVRES’ COFFEE-CAN AND SAUCER (GOBELET LITRON ET SOUCOUPE), painted with pink, yellow and blue flowers, the c an with a oval cartouche enclosing the letter ‘E’, below gilt lined rims, bears date mark for 1779, with interlaced LLs enclosing date letters BB, and painters mark, can 7cm high, saucer 13.5cm £70 - £100 diameter (2)
Lot 286 Lot 286 A PALE BLUE SEVRES CRYSTALLINE VASE, dated 1907, of lobed form, with the main body decorated in the form of leaves, printed factory mark, 28.5cm high £150 - £200
Lot 287 Lot 287 A CANTAGALLI IZNIK DESIGN CHARGER, late 19th century, painted with flowers and foliage in shades of red, green and blue, blue painted factory mark, 37cm diameter (drilled for hanging, rim chip) £200 - £300
Lot 288 Lot 288 THREE PARIS PORCELAIN (FEUILLET) DESSERT DISHES, circa 1820-1850, the shell-form dishes painted centres of single pink rose, the edges with further scattered flowers, between a gold dentil rim border, painted ‘Feuillet’ in green, 24cm wide (3) £60 - £80
Lot 289 Lot 289 JOHANN MARESCH (AUSTRIAN, 19TH/20TH CENTURY), A PAIR OF POTTERY FIGURES, modelled as a male and female companion playing catch with a ball, dressed in brightly coloured clothing, on a stepped naturalistic base with blue marbled border, impressed JM marks, 46cm high (2) £200 - £300
Lot 290 Lot 290 A GROUP OF 19TH CENTURY BOXES, comprising an oval blue and white enamel example, probably French or german, painted in the blue and white Delft style, the cover with a pastoral scene of two figures, in a mid-eighteenth century style, the exterior sides with a scrolling floral border, bears apocryphal Adrianus and Pieter Kocx mark, 12cm long, two samson porcelain boxes, the first with Chinese Export Armorial style decoration, 8cm long, the second in Derby style with flowers, 4.5cm long, and a fourth example painted in brown camaïeu against a white ground with hunting scenes, both internally and externally, bears Meissen style £150 - £200 mark to base, 8cm long (4)
Decorative Arts and Glass
Lot 291 Lot 291 AFTER WILLIAM CALDER MARSHALL (ENGLISH, 1813-1894), A MID 19TH CENTURY COPELAND PARIAN WARE BISCUIT PORCELAIN STATUE of Flora, modelled holding a tambourine and standing beside a tree stump garlanded with roses, inscribed on the tree stump ‘Marshall fec.t Cheverton sculp’ stamped ‘Copeland’ and inscribed round the rim of the base ‘Art Union of London 1848’ 46cm £80 - £120 high (minor damages) Lot 292 A SET OF MINTON TEN MODELS OF THE QUEEN’S BEASTS, circa 1955, after the original models by James Woodford o.B.E r.A, printed gilt titles and factory marks, contained within an original presentation case and complete with booklet discussing the figures £1,000 - £1,500 Lot 293 CHARLES VYSE, ‘MADONNA OF CHILD’S ENDS PASSAGE’, A POTTERY FIGURE, 1920, modelled as a young woman in green coat and floral dress, holding a child wrapped in a purple shawl, painted £1,500 - £2,000 mark to base ‘CV Chelsea, 1920’, 25cm high Lot 294 CHARLES VYSE, ‘THE BOY AND THE GOAT’ (YOUTHFUL BACCHUS), A POTTERY FIGURE, first introduced in 1920, modelled as a cherub in toga-like dress, sitting astride the large animal adorned with grapes and a flowing mantle in royal blue, the base with autumn leaves and further grapes, painted date 1921 and CV mark, 28cm £600 - £800 high (horn at fault, broken pieces present)
Lot 295 CHARLES VYSE, ‘TULIP WOMAN’, A POTTERY FIGURE, dated 1921, with mauve jacket, green shawl and yellow dress, painted CV mark and ‘Chelsea’, 26cm high £1,500 - £2,000 Lot 296 AN UNUSUAL 19TH CENTURY ENGLISH PORCELAIN TEA/ COFFEE SERVICE, each piece profusely decorated with a transferprint of fancy birds amongst flowers, enriched with gilding, the teapot and sugar dish of low compressed forms, with flower shaped finials, the service comprising twelve teacups, twelve coffee cups. twelve saucers, a cream jug, teapot and cover, twin handled sugar dish and cover, slop bowl, circular stand and two rectangular dishes, unmarked (minor damages/repairs) (45 including covers) £120 - £180 Lot 297 A MAJOLICA DESSERT SERVICE, george Jones, circa 1870-80, each piece with bamboo and basket weave decoration and log feet and each base decorated with a distinctive mottled tortoiseshell glaze, the service comprising ten plates, 23.5cm diameter, three tri-footed circular comport dishes, 22cm diameter, and a pair of a further oval comports, 25cm diameter, with pattern number 3222/11 in an £150 - £250 unglazed patch (at fault) (15)
Lot 300 Lot 300 A ROYAL WORCESTER PORCELAIN COFFEE SERVICE by Ernest Barker, dated 1935, comprising six cups, and six saucers, each piece individually painted with birds, including Blue Tit, robin, Bullfinch, goldfinch, Chaffinch and a Wren, the saucers 10cm diameter, with signatures, printed puce factory marks and painted titles in gold, contained within a retail presentation case by Edward & sons LTD, £700 - £900 glasgow (hairline to one cup) (12)
Lot 298 ERIC RAVILIOUS FOR WEDGWOOD, A PART DINNER SERVICE in the garden pattern, circa 1950, decorated with various printed garden scenes within a graduated yellow band and black stem design border,, comprising six twin handled soup bowls, with six accompanying saucers, six small plates, 18cm diameter, six plates, 23.5cm diameter, five medium plates, 21.5cm diameter, six large plates, 25.5cm diameter, a pair of tureens with covers and one oval platter, 33cm wide, printed and impressed factory marks, some with £1,000 - £1,500 pattern number (40, including covers)
Lot 301 Lot 301 A J.S HILL POTTERY, BURSLEM NEO-CLASSICAL GREEK STYLE VASE, circa 1860, of twin handled form on a pedestal foot, decorated all around with figures, possibly nike and attendants leading a bull to sacrifice, printed factory mark, painted no 4/2519 in black, 36cm £150 - £250 high (foot rim chip, repaired base)
Lot 299 Lot 299 A WILLIAM MOORCROFT FOR JAMES MACINTRYE & CO., CIRCA 1900, A FLORIAN WARE VASE of bulbous form, tubelined in tones of blue with stylised wild poppies and fleur-de-lys scrolls, painted signature in green, printed factory in brown, 22cm high £300 - £500
Lots 302-303 no lots
Lot 306 Lot 306 A SEALED CYLINDER WINE BOTTLE, dated 1777, the dark olive green glass bearing seal mark for T. Hodges, with a tapering neck and seal rim, and a deep circular kick-up to the base, 28cm high
Lot 304 Lot 304 BESSIE BAMBER (FL.1900-1910), ‘A study of two kittens by a basket’, ‘A study of two further kittens playing in an interior’, oil paintings on opaline glass, a pair, framed, panels 16.5cm wide x £600 - £800 11cm high (2)
’Antique sealed Bottles (1640-1900 and the Families that owned Them) by the Antique Collectors’ Club, bears only reference to a ‘T.Hodge’, a Thomas Hodge who was a yeoman of of substantial means based in Cornwall. This bottle may therefore possibly be an abbreviation on the name, or a further different and unrecorded T. Hodges. £300 - £500
Lot 305 Lot 305 A PAIR OF EARLY 19TH CENTURY SEALED WINE BOTTLES, the bases stamped H. ricketts and Co, Bristo, with crest and initials for george scott, of Betton strange Hall, salop, by descent to the vendor, 27cm high (2)
Lot 307 Lot 307 A VICTORIAN CRANBERRY GLASS EPERGNE, the central bowl supporting three naturalistic floral stems, with applied glass frills, £80 - £120 41cm high
george scott d.1811, was Captain of the 1st royal Dragoons £250 - £350
Lot 308 Lot 308 A PAIR OF JOHN DERBYSHIRE GREEN URANIUM GLASS LION PAPERWEIGHTS, circa 1874, 13cm high (chipped) £50 - £80
Lot 311 Lot 311 AN EARLY 19TH CENTURY GLASS RUMMER, the tapered bucket bowl raised on a singular knopped stem on spreading conical foot, with etched and titled scene of sunderland Bridge with a brig sailing below, £100 - £150 14cm high
Lot 314 Lot 314 A PAIR OF 19TH CENTURY ALE GLASSES, the trumpet bowls engraved with a band of leaves above interspersed stars, above a baluster knop stem on spreading conical £80 - £120 feet, 16cm high (2)
Lot 309 Lot 309 A LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY CENTURY GOBLET, the large bell shape bowl engraved with a hound chasing a hare, £50 - £80 20cm high Lot 312 Lot 312 A 19TH CENTURY GLASS RUMMER, the tapering bucket bowl engraved with the title, ‘god speed the Malster’ alongside a flying bird and leaves, set on a single baluster knop stem on a spreading conical £100 - £150 foot, 13cm high
Lot 310 Lot 310 A LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY GLASS GOBLET, the large bell shape bowl engraved with a pair of male Capercaille birds standing their ground, rough pontil £30 - £50 mark, 20cm high
Lot 313 Lot 313 VICTORIAN GLASSWARE to include a stirrup cup in the form of a hunting boot, 10cm high, a penny lick, 9cm high and a deceptive port or toasting glass, 9cm high (3) £40 - £60
Lot 315 Lot 315 AN 18TH CENTURY STYLE CORDIAL GLASS, the flared bell bowl engraved with fruiting vines, the plain stem with 16cm high £80 - £120
Lot 316 Lot 316 A PAIR OF EDWARDIAN GLASS SWEETMEAT DISHES, the bowls engraved with grapes and leaves, 13cm high (2) £80 - £120
Lot 317 Lot 317 TWO 19TH CENTURY GLASS RUMMERS, the first a conical bowl engraved with barley and leaves, 14cm high, the second engraved with intertwining garlands and stars above a thick conical foot, 14.5cm high (2) £80 - £120
Lot 320 Lot 320 AN ENGLISH SINGLE AIR-TWIST GOBLET, 19th century, the upper rim to the bell-shaped bowl engraved with flowers and ribbons, set on a large spreading conical foot, 18cm high, together with a cordial £70 - £100 glass, with multiple air-twist stem, 15cm high (2)
Lot 318 Lot 318 A COLLECTION OF 19TH CENTURY AND LATER ETCHED AND ENGRAVED GLASSWARE to include two small flutes with flowers, a wine glass with profuse decoration of a stag in landscape setting £120 - £180 and two further glasses, tallest 16cm high (5)
Lot 321 Lot 321 19TH CENTURY ENGLISH GLASSWARES to include a cordial glass with double baluster and air twist stem, the funnel bowl with slight dimpling, on a conical foot, 18cm high, an ale glass, the bowl engraved with vines and leaves, on a multi-faceted stem, 21cm high and a further glass with multiple air-twist stem, 13.5cm high (3) £100 - £200
Lot 319 Lot 319 A WILLIAMITE STYLE WINE GLASS, the funnel bowl engraved with a figure on a horse, beneath the motto ‘The glorious Memory of King William no surrender’, the reverse inscribed ‘Boyne, 1st July 1690 T.C s.C’, above a fold-over foot, 16cm high £60 - £80
Lot 322 Lot 322 FOUR 19TH CENTURY ENGLISH DRINKING GLASSES, to include a pair of rummers, with single knopped stems, 14cm high, a wine glass with trumpet bowl, plain stem and a folded foot, 17cm high £100 - £150 and an air twist stem wine glass, 15cm high (4)
Lot 323 Lot 323 A NEAR PAIR OF VICTORIAN BROWN GLASS DECANTERS, of flask form, with cork and pewter stoppers and applied single handles, 22cm and 21cm high £50 - £80
Lot 325 Lot 325 A MONART GLASS VASE, circa 1930s, the slightly tapered body with orange with white, black and copper splashes, unmarked, 15cm high £120 - £150
Lot 324 A LARGE MONART GLASS BOWL, circa 1930s, the overall blue glass £300 - £400 body flecked with ‘goldstone’, 41cm diameter
Lot 328 Lot 328 A MONART GLASS VASE, circa 1930s, the slightly tapered body with a pale pink ground flecked with ‘goldstone’, bears original paper £50 - £80 label, 20cm high
Lot 326 Lot 326 A MONART GLASS VASE, circa 1930s, the body with radiating bands of both green and brown and flecked with ‘goldstone’, 23cm high £70 - £100
Lot 329 Lot 329 SIX MONART STYLE SHALLOW GLASS DISHES, circa 1930s, the purple grounds radiating to turquoise blue exteriors, 20.5cm £100 - £150 diameter
Lot 327 Lot 327 A MONART GLASS VASE, circa 1930s. the orange tapering body with an everted rim, flecked throughout with ‘goldstone’, 24.cm high £250 - £300
Works af Art and Clocks
WORKS OF ART Lot 332 A 19TH CENTURY FLORENTINE CARVED WALNUT RENAISSANCE STYLE PANEL signed ‘L Frullini (Luigi Frullini 1839-1897)’ depicting five putti with a goat, in a rectangular ebonised frame, 20cm wide, 10.5cm high £200 - £400
Lot 333 Lot 333 AN ITALIAN CARVED WALNUT PANEL, 18th century in the renaissance style possibly the front panel from a table cassone depicting Venus with attendant putti in a later frame, 36cm wide, £150 - £250 18cm high
Lot 330 Lot 330 A 20TH CENTURY CUT GLASS NINE BRANCH CHANDELIER with central double baluster cut glass column and nine swan neck arms, £200 - £300 70cm diameter
Lot 334 A 17TH CENTURY ITALIAN CEDAR AND PENWORK DECORATED TABLE BOX, depicting courtly figures to the interior front and sides, the rectangular hinged lid opening to reveal the penwork decorated interior of three hinged lid boxes and a vacant central. 37cm wide, 16cm high, 21.5cm deep By repute the box has come through the vendor's family from 17th century where it is believed to have originally belonged to nathaniel Hodges M.D. (1629-1688) an English Physician, known for his work during the great Plague of London and his written account Loimologia of it. nathaniel Hodges was a friend of samuel Pepys £1,500 - £2,000 the noted diarist of the period.
Lot 331 Lot 331 A 19TH CENTURY GERMAN NOAH’S ARK AND ANIMALS, the flat bottomed Art with sliding front 65cm long, along with carved wooden hand painted animals (from at least two sets and some at fault), also to include part sets of noah and his family A similar model which was almost complete sold at Bonhams Lot £1,000 - £1,500 128 on 12th May 2004
Lot 335 Lot 335 AN 18TH CENTURY TURNED FRUITWOOD ALMS DISH with reeded rim, 41cm x 43cm £100 - £150 Lot 332
Lot 336 A VENETIAN GLASS MOSAIC MIRROR, second half 19th century, the octagonal frame encrusted with polychrome flowers applied in relief with a depiction of ‘The Doge’s Barge’, above, over a view of san Marco column to the left hand side and the san Teodoro column to the right over a gondola to the base, all within a rippled glass surround resting on two ball feet 92cm wide, 134cm high noTE: The mirror by repute purchased from the Lowther Castle sale which took place in April, May and June of 1947. The 6th Earl of Lonsdale sold the contents of the estate through Maple & Co. Ltd. and Thomas Wyatt F.V.A. London comparable mirrors include two similar Venetian glass mosaic mirrors sold through Christies in 2010 £2,000 - £4,000 and 2011
Lot 339 Lot 339 A PAIR OF FRENCH ROUGE MARBLE TABLE URNS, in the form of table lamps with gilt metal mounts, each of slender form with twin leaf moulded handles, on a leaf moulded socle and square marble base, raised on four short turned gilt metal feet, 28cm high (2) £200 - £400
Lot 337 Lot 337 A FRENCH ANIMALIER GROUP, ‘Family of partridge’, after Joules Moigniez (1835-1894) signed J Moigniez to the oval base, 18.5cm £300 - £500 wide, 14cm high
Lot 340 Lot 340 A 19TH CENTURY EDISON STANDARD PHONOGRAPH, in an oak case with brass and black metal horn, serial number s245781 £180 - £220 (lacking handle and horn at fault), 33cm wide
Lot 338 Lot 338 A FRENCH ANIMALIER GROUP, two birds and fledglings after Joules Moigniez (1835-1894) signed J Moigniez to the oval base, 19.5cm wide, 16.5cm high £300 - £500
Lot 343 AN EARLY 20TH CENTURY FRENCH ALABASTER PIERROT LAMP (unfitted), the lamp bowl on a fluted tapering column with Pierrot sitting on a wall to the right, on a stepped rectangular base, 22.5cm wide, 41cm high (at fault) £200 - £250
Lot 345 A FRENCH GILT BRONZE TAZZA in the manner of a classical greek Kylix, late 19th century, cast after Ferdinand Levillain (1837-1905), the tondo with a relief cast figural scene depicting Argus and Mercury, inscribed ‘F.Levillain 1882’, the twin reeded handles issuing from Bacchus masks, on a knop and waisted socle, 47.5cm wide £400 - £500 overall, 13.5cm high
Lot 341 Lot 341 A BROWN PATINATED BRONZE STYLISED FIGURE of a rearing horse and rider, 66cm £100 - £150 high
Lot 344 Lot 344 A 19TH CENTURY FRENCH BLACK MARBLE AND PATINATED BRONZE TAZZA, with urn pedestal and figural mounts, on a black marble base with bronze leaf mounts raised on six short feet £120 - £150 (at fault), 27.5cm high
Lot 346 Lot 346 A PAIR OF 19TH CENTURY BRONZE PATINATED SPELTER FIGURES OF TWO MUSES, standing by fluted columns, on bowfront canted bases (one at fault) (2), £150 - £250 33cm high
Lot 342 Lot 342 A PAIR OF OLIVE WOOD BRIGHTON BUN STYLE CANDLESTICKS with ‘Jerusalem’ written on the nozzle in black script (2) 11cm diameter £30 - £40
Lot 349 Lot 349 A TAPERING CIRCULAR HORN MONEY BOX, with patinated metal £80 - £120 mounts (lacking key), 9cm diameter, 9cm high
Lot 347 Lot 347 A MID 19TH CENTURY SWISS MUSIC BOX, the ebony and burr veneered case with central stylised mother of pearl inlay to the lid, opening to reveal a lever wound bell in view instrument, the 9¼ inch cylinder and single piece comb (lacking two points), under a glass dust cover stamped ‘34 10’, to the cylinder support, 50cm wide, £400 - £500 17.5cm high, 28.5cm deep (at fault)
Lot 350 Lot 350 A WILLIAM IV ROSEWOOD SARCOPHAGUS SHAPED SCENT BOTTLE BOX, the hinged lid opening to reveal six bottles (one at fault), on four compressed bun feet, 11cm wide, 9cm high, 8cm deep £70 - £100
Lot 348 Lot 348 A PAIR OF VICTORIAN GWR BRASS WALL MOUNTED CARRIAGE LANTERNS, with clear glass shades and pierced brass holders over the spring candle holder with fixed brackets (2), 37cm high £80 - £120
Lot 351 Lot 351 AN ITALIAN CARVED ALABASTER FIGURE after the antique of the £300 - £500 Venus de Milo circa 1900 uninscribed, 66cm high
Lot 352 Lot 352 AN EGYPTIAN STYLE ALABASTER VASE with flared rim and tapering ovoid body sitting on a flat base, 25.5cm high £200 - £400
Lot 355 Lot 355 AN EARLY VICTORIAN SAMPLER the work of ‘nanny shaw, finished this work December 23rd 1846’ titled ‘Under a red brick three storey house’ and a central garland and angels with figures to the bottom corners within a stylised flower border, in a later burr veneered £120 - £180 frame, 73cm wide, 72cm high overall
Lot 353 Lot 353 A HAND COLOURED MAP by John speed dated 1610 of stafford Countie and Towne showing street plans for stafford and Lichfield to the top corners, the map page double sided in a later ebonised £100 - £150 frame, 68cm wide, 55cm high overall
Lot 356 Lot 356 A MID 19TH CENTURY SIMULATED ROSEWOOD AND MARQUETRY SWISS MUSIC BOX playing eight airs, the single piece comb at fault playing on a 13 inch cylinder with key wound movement, the base plate stamped ‘28366’ the song sheet no.6110, 51cm wide, 13cm £150 - £250 high, 17cm deep,
Lot 354 Lot 354 A BLAU (JOANNES) AMSTERDAM, circa 1645-1648 double page engraved hand coloured map of staffordshire with Latin text verso the map in a later frame, 68cm wide, 58cm high overall £80 - £120
Lot 357 Lot 357 A POLYCHROME DECORATED COOPERED STICK AND UMBRELLA BARREL depicting summer blooms on a green ground, the barrel containing a collection of walking sticks an umbrella and a shooting stick etc, £250 - £350 69cm high
Lot 358 Lot 358 A 20TH CENTURY BOOK BOUND FOLDING GAMES COMPENDIUM, opening to reveal a stained bone chess set and turned wooden draughts pieces, two leather bound die shakers along with associated turned wooden pieces (incomplete) £100 - £200
Lot 359 Lot 359 A 19TH CENTURY FRENCH TORTOISESHELL SNUFF BOX, of oval form, the lid with floral two colour yellow metal pique work, over a foliate scroll thumb piece, 7.5cm wide, 2.5cm high, 4.25cm deep £100 - £150
Lot 360 Lot 360 AN EARLY 19TH CENTURY FRENCH TORTOISESHELL CIRCULAR SNUFF BOX, the cover applied with a miniature portrait of a young girl holding a bouquet and basket of flowers within a yellow metal border, 7.5cm diameter, 2.5cm high £200 - £300
Lot 361 Lot 361 A LATE 18TH CENTURY FRENCH TORTOISESHELL LINED CIRCULAR SNUFF BOX, the lid with applied portrait miniature depicting a courting couple, 6cm diameter, 3cm high £150 - £250
Lot 362 Lot 362 A 19TH CENTURY IVORY NECESSAIRE, of rectangular hinged form opening to reveal a fitted interior with four gilt metal and steel implements, having engraved scroll and flower decoration, the case with retailer’s stamp for ‘A Barratt and sons, Piccadilly, £150 - £180 London’, 9cm wide
Lot 363 Lot 363 O.HERTEL (GERMAN, EARLY 20TH CENTURY), a mid brown patinated bronze figure of a huntsman and his dog, on a naturalistic base signed ‘o.Hertel’, the bronze on a variegated marble stand, 34cm £200 - £400 high overall
Lot 364 Lot 364 AFTER EDVARD ERIKSEN ‘THE LITTLE MERMAID’, an early 20th century brown patinated cast bronze figure of the mermaid seated upon a rocky outcrop, 18.5cm high £200 - £300
Lot 366 Lot 366 THREE LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY OMANI WALKING CANES each with white metal mounts, one with rope twist shaft and horn handle, 89cm long, one with fully overlaid white metal shaft and slender curved handle, 90cm long, the third example with white metal and amber effect knop handle, 90.5cm long (3) £150 - £250 Lot 367 A CARVED HARDWOOD TABLE, Benin, nigeria, first half 20th century, of rectangular form, the surface carved with scenes thought to depict oba, King of Benin, attended by his courtiers, with glass cover, each of the four legs carved with a stylised foliate design, the supports similarly decorated, 54cm high x 104cm long x 51cm wide £500 - £700
Lot 365 Lot 365 AFTER AMADEO GENNARELLI (1881-1943) a French bronze figure of a child playing the pipes signed and with ‘lost wax’ foundry mark, £500 - £800 33cm high
Lot 368 Lot 368 A CARVED HARDWOOD BOWAI (POLE CLUB), Fiji islands, probably 19th century, of cylindrical, slightly tapering form terminating in a domed end, all-over carved with a geometric zig-zag pattern interspersed throughout with bands of a similar design, 122cm in £3,000 - £5,000 length
Lot 369 Lot 369 TWO AFRICAN HARDWOOD WALKING CANES, both with knop handles and tapering one with spiral turned top section the other with cross hatched section below the knop, 91cm and 95cm long (2) £100 - £200
Lot 370 Lot 370 A LATE VICTORIAN ELECTRO PLATED AND CUT GLASS OIL LAMP by Walker & Hall with clear glass reservoir (lacking shade), 88cm £150 - £250 high overall
Lot 371 Lot 371 AN EARLY 19TH CENTURY OAK CROSSBANDED MAHOGANY EIGHT DAY WALL CLOCK, the 14 inch circular enamel dial indistinctly signed with centred subsidiary seconds dial and date dial, the twin weight driven eight day movement striking on a single bell, the hood with circular door over fan mouldings above a short arched trunk door, 149cm high £250 - £350 Lot 373 Lot 373 A MID 19TH CENTURY MAHOGANY EIGHT DAY LONGCASE CLOCK the 14 inch circular enamel dial signed ‘Logan, Dorchester’, with centred subsidiary seconds dial and date dial within a ring of roman numerals, the arched hood with circular hood door between tapering reeded front corner hood pilasters over a long pointed arch trunk door on a box base lacking feet, 205cm high £400 - £600
Lot 372 A GEORGE III MAHOGANY EIGHT DAY LONG CASE CLOCK, the 13 inch arched brass dial signed Jn grindall, Dumfries with centre subsidiary seconds dial and date aperture within an outer ring of Arabic numerals inner ring of roman numerals and pierced spandrels under a rolling moon to the arch, the hood with swan neck pediment, over an arched glazed hood door and reeded front corner hood pilasters over a long trunk door, between quarter reeded pilasters on a box base with skirting plinth, £800 - £1,200 212cm high
Lot 374 Lot 374 A WILLIAM IV MAHOGANY EIGHT DAY LONGCASE CLOCK the 14 inch circular enamel dial with centred date aperture under a subsidiary seconds dial within an inner ring of roman numerals an outer ring of Arabic numerals the hood with swan neck pediment over a circular glazed door between reeded front corner hood pilasters over a crossbanded trunk door between cluster front corner trunk pilasters on a crossbanded base with cut-off corners raised on ogee shaped bracket feet, 226cm £300 - £500 high
Lot 375 Lot 375 A MID 19TH CENTURY OAK CROSSBANDED MAHOGANY EIGHT DAY LONGCASE CLOCK the 14 inch arched enamel dial with centred subsidiary seconds dial and date dial, within a ring of roman numerals under a rolling moon to the arch with figural painted spandrels, the hood with swan neck pediment over baluster turned front corner hood pilasters above a short gothic arched trunk door on a crossbanded box base with canted front corners raised on short bracket feet, 238cm £400 - £600 high
Lot 376 Lot 376 A MID 19TH CENTURY OAK EIGHT DAY LONGCASE CLOCK the 14 inch arched enamel dial signed ‘rogers Dudley’ under a subsidiary seconds dial within a ring of roman numerals, with cottage painted to the arch and spandrels the hood with swan neck pediment over an arched hood door between half turned front corner hood pilasters over a short gothic arched trunk door on a crossbanded base between canted front corners (at fault) approximately £200 - £300 227cm high
Lot 379 Lot 379 A 19TH CENTURY FRENCH BRASS WALL CLOCK, the 9½ inch white enamel dial signed ‘Coste Fils A issigeac’ within a ring of roman numerals the case in stamped brass with ‘Fragonard’ style £200 - £300 decoration and with feature pendulum, 46cm high
Lot 377 Lot 377 AN EARLY 19TH CENTURY OAK 30 HOUR LONGCASE CLOCK the 12 inch enamel dial signed ‘owen richards, Bala’, within a ring of roman numerals under a date aperture with painted floral spandrels the hood with swan neck pediment over turned front corner hood pilasters above a short crossbanded trunk door on a crossbanded box base and skirting plinth (at fault) approximately £200 - £300 212cm high
Lot 380 Lot 380 A 19TH CENTURY FRENCH BRONZE PATINATED SPELTER AND MARBLE CLOCK GARNITURE, after L and F Moreau, the clock with 3¼ inch enamel dial with garland swags and ring of Arabic numerals, the drum movement striking on a single bell supported by a boy and a girl standing on a naturalistic rectangular base titled ‘Les Vendanges’, the variegated marble base lacking one gilt metal foot, 56cm high, the two urns en suite with figural mounts over a fluted socle on a 12.25cm square marble base (one urn at fault), £250 - £350 37.5cm high (3) Lot 378 Lot 378 A VICTORIAN SINGLE FUSEE WALL TIMEPIECE, the 11½ inch enamel dial signed ‘Evans shrewsbury’, within a ring of roman numerals, the dial within a mahogany surround the movement in an £150 - £250 oak case, 40cm diameter overall
Lot 381 Lot 381 A VICTORIAN MAHOGANY SINGLE FUSEE WALL TIMEPIECE, the 11½ inch enamel dial with ring of roman numerals, 49cm diameter £120 - £180 overall
Lot 382 Lot 382 A 19TH CENTURY FRENCH GILT METAL MANTEL CLOCK the 3 inch enamel dial indistinctly signed within a ring of roman numerals the eight day movement stamped ‘H.Marc’ striking on a single bell, the movement and pendulum stamped ‘49520’ the clock with classical reclining female figure on a stepped base with central serves style panel over a floral swag, the clock on an ebonised stand under a glass dome, 46cm wide overall, 40.5cm high overall, the clock £250 - £350 28.5cm high Lot 383 AN BRASS CASED ANEROID BAROMETER the 7¼ inch printed register under a mercury thermometer with arched top indistinctly signed for William Avonsberg, 12 Victorian street, Manchester the barometer on a stepped oak banjo shaped panel for wall hanging, £100 - £150 70cm high overall Lot 384 AN 18TH CENTURY OAK 30 HOUR LONGCASE CLOCK, the 11 inch square brass dial signed Arthur Callott, Cotton with centred date aperture within a ring of roman numerals and pierced spandrels, the hood with ogee moulded cornice over a square glazed hood door above a long trunk door on a boarded base and shaped bracket feet. £300 - £400 195cm high
Lot 385 A LATE 19TH CENTURY BRASS CARRIAGE CLOCK, the 2½ inch enamel dial with ring of roman numerals, the eight day spring driven movement striking on a single coiled gong, the back plate with makers mark for ‘richard et Cie of Paris’ stamped number ‘706’, the case with oval bevelled glass under a swing handle and four glass sides, 14cm high, the clock in a leather bound carry case £250 - £350 with sliding front Lot 386 A RESTAURATION GILT BRONZE MANTEL CLOCK, the 4 inch dial with ring of roman numerals set in a tree trunk,, flanked by a leaning Hercules holding a club, the rectangular base with an armorial trophy on lion mask and claw front feet, 40cm wide, 56cm £1,800 - £2,500 high
Oak and Country Furniture
Lot 389 Lot 389 A GEORGE III OAK MULE CHEST, the three plank lid over three fielded panels above three drawers to the base, raised on short £150 - £250 bracket feet, 145.5cm wide, 81cm high, 54cm deep
Lot 387 Lot 387 AN 18TH CENTURY OAK HIGH DRESSER, the moulded cornice over iron cup hooks to the three shelf open rack on a three drawer base, fitted with brass wing handles on four rectangular front supports united by an open potboard, 153cm wide, 188cm high, 43cm deep £800 - £1,200
Lot 390 Lot 390 A 19TH CENTURY OAK DROP-LEAF BREAKFAST/ OCCASIONAL TABLE, the oval top on twin slender tapering end supports, united by a central turned stretcher, the leaves supported on four slender turned and tapering legs terminating in brass castors, the end supports with hidden brass castors, 96.5cm long, 30cm wide closed, £120 - £180 95.5cm wide open, 74cm high
Lot 388 Lot 388 A 19TH CENTURY STRIPPED PINE FLOOR STANDING HIGH CORNER CABINET, of architectural form with two open shelves above two single panel cabinet doors to the base raised on a skirting £200 - £400 plinth, 124cm wide, 237cm high
Lot 391 TWO LATE 17TH CENTURY OAK SIDE CHAIRS, English, each with a shaped top rail over a lozenge carved single panel back, above leather studded over-stuffed set, on turned and block front supports united by a turned front stretcher and plain side stretchers on block and short turned front feet, 46cm and 45cm wide (2) £500 - £700
Lot 394 Lot 394 A 17TH CENTURY JOINED OAK COFFER, the four panel hinged lid over a lunette carved frieze and four lozenge carved panel front, on leaf carved stile end supports, 146cm wide, 76cm high, 61cm deep £400 - £600
Lot 392 Lot 392 A CHARLES II OAK BACK STOOL, with thistle carved arched top rail, over five spindle supports, above a boarded seat on bobbin turned front supports united by plain side stretchers, 48cm wide, 103cm £300 - £500 high, 41cm deep
Lot 395 Lot 395 AN 18TH CENTURY OAK LIVERY CUPBOARD, the cavetto cornice over a narrow central arched fielded panel flanked by two arched fielded panel cabinet doors fitted with brass H hinges over two landscape fielded panels and two short drawers to the base, fitted with brass swan neck handles, 152cm wide, 181cm high, 54cm deep £300 - £500
Lot 393 Lot 393 A WILLIAM III OAK BACK STOOL, the single panel back over a boarded seat, on baluster and block front supports, united by bobbin turned front stretcher on short turned front feet, 46cm wide, 101cm high, 40cm deep £200 - £300
Lot 396 A MID 19TH CENTURY ASH AND ELM WHEEL BACK WINDSOR ARMCHAIR on triple ring turned slender baluster front legs united £80 - £120 by a turned H stretcher, 58cm wide Lot 397 AN 18TH CENTURY OAK FARMHOUSE TABLE, the three plank top with cleated ends over a single end frieze drawer on square supports united by a central plain stretcher (lacking feet), 154cm £300 - £500 long, 70cm wide, 74cm high Lot 398 A GEORGE III OAK CROSSBANDED MAHOGANY SHROPSHIRE DRESSER, the three shelf rack with tall narrow side cabinets on a three drawer dresser base with two plank top, the three drawers fitted with brass swing handles with pressed oval back plates on square tapering front legs with collar moulding to the foot, 185cm £600 - £800 wide, 203cm high, 46.5cm deep
Lot 399 Lot 399 A late 17th century oak mule chest the rectangular two plank lid over a scrolling leaf carved frieze and stylised tulip carved three panel front above a long leaf carved drawer between carved stile end £300 - £500 supports, 124cm wide, 71cm high, 56cm, deep Lot 397 Lot 400 AN EARLY 19TH CENTURY OAK HOUSEKEEPER’S CUPBOARD, the top section of four two panel cabinet doors, fitted with later handles revealing two fixed shelves over three short frieze drawers to the base above a central two door cabinet between two short drawers to each side, all mahogany crossbanded and fitted with brass swing handles, raised on front compressed bun feet, 203cm wide, 210cm £1,000 - £1,500 high, 48cm deep Lot 401 A CHARLES II OAK DRESSER BASE, the rectangular two plank top over three geometrically moulded short drawers on three slender baluster and block front supports terminating in a short turned foot, 228cm wide, 82cm high, 47cm deep £700 - £1,000
Lot 402 Lot 402 A LATE 17TH CENTURY OAK GATE-LEG BREAKFAST TABLE, the oval top over a short single end frieze drawer on slender turned baluster supports united by plain side stretchers raised on short turned later feet, 94cm long, 38cm wide, (closed), 109cm wide £300 - £400 (open), 74cm high
Lot 405 Lot 405 A 17TH CENTURY STYLE JOINED OAK OCCASIONAL TABLE the rectangular top with moulded edge over a single frieze drawer and scroll cut frieze on four baluster turned splay supports united by an open shelf stretcher on four short turned feet, 62cm wide, 58cm £70 - £100 high, 33cm deep
Lot 403 Lot 403 AN EARLY 18TH CENTURY OAK SIDE TABLE the rectangular top with herringbone inlaid border and moulded edge, over a single long frieze drawer fitted with brass swing handles and scroll cut brass key escutcheon on four turned slender supports united by plain side stretchers raised on later short turned feet (later back stretcher) £150 - £250 75cm wide, 67cm high, 48cm deep
Lot 406 Lot 406 A 19TH CENTURY LANCASHIRE ASH WOOD CARVER CHAIR with later woven seat under four spindle supports to the back, 61cm wide overall along with another Lancashire example with three rows of spindles, over a woven seat retaining its dust trap above a heavy baluster turned front stretcher, 61cm wide (overall) and a further example of Midlands origin 19th century with four spindles to the back over a re-rushed seat and double baluster front stretcher, £100 - £200 66cm wide overall (3)
Lot 404 Lot 404 AN 18TH CENTURY OAK DROP-LEAF BREAKFAST TABLE the oval top on four slender turned legs terminating in a pad foot, 91cm long, £70 - £100 33cm wide (closed), 70cm high
Lot 407 A 19TH CENTURY OAK LIBRARY BOOKCASE, the swan-neck pediment with book and quill carved centre, between turned front corner finials, over a scrolling leaf carved frieze, above two three quarter glazed cabinet doors with carved panels to the base depicting the arts opening to reveal six adjustable shelves over a single drawer to the base, between spiral turned front corner pilasters on a flared skirting plinth and short turned front feet, £500 - £700 140cm wide, 262cm high, 46cm deep Lot 408 A VICTORIAN OAK LIBRARY BOOKCASE CABINET, the leaf carved pediment over two columns of six adjustable shelves between fluted tapering front corner pilasters, on an enclosed base of three short frieze drawers above three cabinet doors, with moulded panels depicting the arts, between tapering fluted front corner pilasters raised on a skirting plinth, 234cm wide, 302cm high, 55cm deep £700 - £1,000
Lot 409 Lot 409 AN OAK ARTS AND CRAFTS STYLE SETTLE, the double bar back over two panels of slender spindles flanked by tapering shelf arms on spindle supports and square front arm support over a lath seat and double bar front stretchers on short square front legs terminating in a tapering foot, 162cm wide, 93cm high, 60.5cm deep £200 - £400
Lot 410 Lot 410 A 20TH CENTURY OAK HIGH DRESSER, with carved motif for gnome man (Thomas Whittaker), English oak made in Littlebeck, north Yorkshire in the manner of Mouseman, with a carved hammered finish, the blind heart carved cornice over a boarded two shelf delft rack, above three quartered panelled doors over a shaped apron on cut out boarded end supports, 155cm wide, 203cm high, £300 - £500 46cm deep
Lot 411 A GEORGE III OAK HIGH DRESSER, the boarded three shelf delft rack over three short frieze drawers to the enclosed base fitted with brass swan-neck handles over a central rectangular fixed fielded panel, flanked by a single rectangular fielded panel cabinet door to each side, fitted with brass H hinges, raised on shaped bracket feet, ÂŁ1,000 - ÂŁ1,500 192cm wide, 196cm high, 49cm deep
Lot 412 A MID 19TH CENTURY WELSH OAK HOUSEKEEPER’S CUPBOARD of small proportions, the sloping cornice over four pointed arched panel cabinet doors above a central arched panel cabinet door to the base, flanked by four short graduated drawers fitted with turned wooden handles, 175cm wide, 186cm high, 45cm deep £1,000 - £1,500
Lot 413 A LATE 17TH CENTURY WELSH OAK OPEN ARMCHAIR, the arched top rail over four lath line mounded back above a three board seat between scroll moulded open arms on bobbin and block front supports united by plain side stretchers, 57cm wide, 112cm high, £300 - £400 44cm deep Lot 414 A LATE 17TH CENTURY JOINED OAK SIDE CHAIR the pierced scroll cut top rail over a rectangular fielded panel back above a boarded seat on bobbin and block front supports united by a baluster turned front stretcher, 44cm wide, 118cm high, 38.5cm deep £150 - £250
Lot 415 Lot 415 A LATE 17TH CENTURY JOINED OAK SIDE TABLE, the rectangular boarded top over a single frieze drawer fitted with brass drop handles, on turned and tapering corner supports united by a turned H stretcher, raised on short turned feet, 73cm wide, 73cm high, £200 - £400 46cm deep Lot 416 AN OAK BEDSTEAD constructed using elements of 17th century oak including the panelled back bearing the date ‘1669’, over plain side rails supported on a two panel foot board, 125cm wide, £200 - £300 approximately 200cm long to the interior
Lot 418 Lot 418 AN EARLY 18TH CENTURY OAK GATE-LEG BREAKFAST TABLE, the six plank oval top over a serpentine cut end frieze on eight slender baluster turned supports united by plain side stretchers raised on short block feet, 105cm long, 42.5cm wide (closed), 113cm wide (open), 70cm high £300 - £400
Lot 417 AN EARLY 18TH CENTURY JOINED OAK COFFER, the four panel lid over a four panel front dated 1706, between line moulded stile end supports, 128cm wide, 72cm high, 52.5cm deep £120 - £180
Lot 423 Lot 423 A WILLIAM AND MARY WALNUT SIDE CHAIR, the pierced scroll moulded top rail over a woven cane back splat between slender double baluster back supports above a re-caned seat on well shaped front legs united by a scrolling front stretcher and turned H £150 - £250 stretcher, 50cm wide,
Lot 419 A VICTORIAN ASH AND ELM WINDSOR ARMCHAIR the pierced central back splat flanked by four stick supports to each side over a hoop arm on baluster turned front arm supports over an elm saddle seat on baluster turned front legs united by a crinoline stretcher, £100 - £150 59cm wide, Lot 420 A MID 19TH CENTURY ASH AND ELM WINDSOR ARMCHAIR, the vase shaped pierced back splat flanked by three stick supports to each side over a hoop arm and elm saddle seat on slender triple ring turned baluster front legs united by a crinoline stretcher, £100 - £150 52.5cm wide
Lot 421 Lot 421 A 16TH CENTURY STYLE OAK REFECTORY TYPE SIDE TABLE, the two plank top with cleated ends on trestle end supports united by a plain central stretcher, 180.5cm wide, 75cm high, 63cm deep £300 - £400
Lot 424 Lot 424 AN 18TH CENTURY OAK FOOD HUTCH, the moulded cornice over two central single panel doors fitted with iron butterfly hinges and later handles flanked by an arrow moulded narrow panel to each side of the doors, raised on plain stile end supports, 100.5cm wide, £800 - £1,200 123cm high, 56cm deep
Lot 422 Lot 422 A LATE 17TH CENTURY JOINED OAK COFFER the four panel lid opening to reveal an interior candle box over a tulip carved frieze and roundel carved three panel front between deep channel moulded stile end supports, 121cm wide, 66.5cm high, 52.5cm deep £300 - £400
Lot 425 Lot 425 A GEORGE III OAK MULE CHEST, the planked lid over three rectangular fielded panels, over two short drawers fitted with wooden knob handles, raised on plain stile end supports 132.5cm £200 - £400 wide, 82cm high, 58cm deep
Lot 426 A 17TH CENTURY STYLE OAK FOUR POSTER BED constructed using elements of early timber, the twelve panel leaf and stylised flower carved headboard bears date 1669 under a sixteen panel lozenge carved tester canopy on leaf carved turned and tapering baluster end support united by half lunette carved side rails and a carved two rail foot board, approximately 143cm wide, 184cm long, £1,500 - £2,500 230cm high Lot 427 A PAIR OF VICTORIAN OAK OPEN ARMCHAIRS in the 17th century style, each with a shell moulded top rail over a padded back within a leaf carved show frame, between down-swept leaf carved arms above an overstuffed seat on shaped front legs terminating in scroll moulded front feet united by a C scroll moulded front stretcher (2) £200 - £400 68cm wide
Fine Furniture and Rugs
Lot 428 Lot 428 A REGENCY ROSEWOOD BRASS LINE STRUNG TWO DOOR CHIFFONIER with pointed arch back and open shelf over two short frieze drawers with two cabinet doors below raised on short turned £400 - £600 front feet, 88.5cm wide, 125cm high, 32.5cm deep
Lot 430 Lot 430 AN EARLY 19TH CENTURY MAHOGANY FLOOR STANDING, STRAIGHT FRONTED CORNER CABINET, the swan neck pediment over two astragal glazed doors revealing three bow front fixed shelves on a two drawer boxwood line strung cabinet base, opening to reveal a single shelf raised on shaped bracket front feet 15cm £300 - £500 wide, 132cm high
Lot 429 Lot 429 A MID VICTORIAN MAHOGANY INVERTED BREAKFRONT PEDESTAL SIDEBOARD, the two pedestals with rounded front corners over scroll moulded front corner canted pilasters flanking the single cabinet doors, the inverted breakfront centre of two open shelves raised on a scroll cut skirting plinth (lacking mirror back), £300 - £400 242cm wide, 93cm high, 69cm deep
Lot 431 AN EARLY VICTORIAN MAHOGANY PULL-OUT DINING TABLE, the rectangular top with rounded corners and moulded edge on four reeded, tapering legs terminating in brass casters along with two additional legs to support the centre for the three additional leaves, the leaves secured by gilt metal lever catches 378cm long (extended), 157cm wide, 72.5cm high. £3,000 - £4,000
Lot 432 Lot 432 A SET OF SIX EARLY VICTORIAN ROSEWOOD AND FAUX GRAINED DINING CHAIRS, each with a scroll carved top rail, over an arched splat, above a re-covered overstuffed seat, on slender fluted turned front legs 48cm w (6) £250 - £350
Lot 433 Lot 433 A 19TH CENTURY MAHOGANY BREAKFRONT BOOKCASE CABINET, the ogee moulded cornice over four glazed doors revealing adjustable shelves over a central long frieze drawer flanked by a short drawer to each side over four single panel cabinet doors raised on a skirting plinth, 216cm wide, 222cm high, 52cm £600 - £800 deep
Lot 436 Lot 436 A GEORGE III MAHOGANY CHEST of two short over three long graduated cockbeaded drawers fitted with brass swing handles raised on ogee moulded bracket feet, 113.5cm wide, 91cm high, £200 - £400 51cm deep
Lot 434 Lot 434 A MID 19TH CENTURY IRISH KILLARNEY WALNUT AND MARQUETRY PEDESTAL OCCASIONAL TABLE, the top with central star motif within a band of trailing shamrocks and serpentine wavy edge, on a hexagonal inlaid column with bulbous base, raised on a hexagonal sloping platform and three short scroll feet (at fault), £300 - £500 61cm diameter, 72.5cm high
Lot 437 Lot 437 A PAIR OF REGENCY MAHOGANY LIBRARY SIDE CHAIRS each with a bar back with flowerhead and line carved decoration over a woven cane seat on slender reeded tapering front legs united by a turned X stretcher, each with a studded leather seat pad (with repairs and £200 - £400 renewals), 50.5cm wide, 86.5cm high, 50cm deep
Lot 438 Lot 438 A SET OF NINE WILLIAM IV MAHOGANY DINING CHAIRS including one carver, each with a rounded bar back above a drop-on seat on slender reeded tapering front legs, the carver with scroll open arms £500 - £700
Lot 435 Lot 435 A VICTORIAN MAHOGANY CYLINDER POT CUPBOARD with inset white marble top over a single door opening to reveal one fixed shelf raised on a skirting plinth, 38cm diameter, 73cm high £100 - £150
Lot 439 Lot 439 A 20TH CENTURY WALNUT TWO DRAWER WRITING TABLE, the rectangular top tulip wood crossbanded within a deep burr veneered border and ebony veneered banding over two short frieze drawers fitted with ebony turned handles, raised on four slender square tapering legs, with waisted capital, 104cm wide, 71cm high, 63.5cm £300 - £500 deep
Lot 442 Lot 442 A GEORGE I STYLE WALNUT CHEST ON STAND, the crossbanded and quarter veneered top over two short and three long graduated drawers fitted with brass swing handles and scroll cut brass key escutcheons on a three drawer stand with wavy apron on six inverted cup and cover slender supports united by the serpentine cut flat stretcher raised on six compressed bun feet, 99.5cm wide, 157cm £500 - £700 high, 57cm deep
Lot 440 Lot 440 A SET OF SIX EARLY 19TH CENTURY MAHOGANY COUNTRY SHERATON DINING CHAIRS each with satinwood centred boxwood and ebony line strung top rail over an X form back above a drop-in seat on slender square tapering front legs united by a plain H stretcher (6) £200 - £400
Lot 443 Lot 443 A GEORGE I STYLE WALNUT TRIPLE CAMEL BACK SOFA, early 20th century in a claret and cream ground striped material on three reeded baluster and block front supports united by a shaped double stretcher raised on three front scroll feet, 182cm wide, 101cm high, £400 - £600 62cm deep
Lot 441 Lot 441 A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BOWFRONT SIDEBOARD the brass rail back over a central short frieze drawer above an arched deep drawer opening to reveal a hinged baize top lid, flanked by a deep cellerette drawer and cabinet to each side raised on four square tapering slender legs terminating in a spade foot, 158cm wide, 130cm high £400 - £600 (overall), 70.5cm deep
Lot 444 Lot 444 A GEORGE III MAHOGANY ROSEWOOD CROSSBANDED WINE COOLER of oval form the hinged lid opening to reveal a segmented interior leaf moulded brass swing handles on four slender tapering legs terminating in brass castors, 71cm wide, 62cm high, 53cm deep £700 - £1,000
Lot 446 Lot 446 A GEORGE III MAHOGANY THREE TIER PEDESTAL DUMB WAITER the graduated circular trays on slender turned column supports raised on a tripod base terminating in a pointed toe, 59cm diameter £300 - £400 overall, 100cm high,
Lot 445 Lot 445 A GEORGE II STYLE MAHOGANY BOXWOOD LINE STRUNG AND CROSSBANDED KNEEHOLE DESK, the rectangular top with reentrant front corners, over a long frieze drawer, short kneehole drawer and cabinet below flanked by three short drawers to each side, fitted with brass swing handles, raised on shaped front bracket £400 - £600 feet, 70cm wide, 72.5cm high, 43.5cm deep
Lot 447 Lot 447 AN EARLY 18TH CENTURY BURR WALNUT VENEERED AND HERRINGBONE STRUNG LOWBOY, the rectangular top with reentrant front corners, over a central shallow short frieze drawer flanked by a single short deep drawer to each side all fitted with brass ring handles raised on four slender turned legs terminating £600 - £800 in a pad foot, 87cm wide, 73cm high, 54cm deep
Lot 450 A REGENCY LANDSCAPE OVERMANTEL MIRROR the three rectangular mirror plates within an ebonised slip, the giltwood frame with classical leaf mouldings on three quarter turned columns raised on end ball feet, 143cm wide, 71.5cm high, £150 - £250
Lot 448 Lot 448 A REGENCY ROSEWOOD SOFA TABLE, with gilded beaded gilt metal mounts and inlaid edge, the rectangular top with rounded corners to the drop-leaves over two short true and two false drawer fronts, all fitted with gilt metal knob handles raised on slender rectangular end column supports with additional strengthening corner brackets on four slender down-swept legs terminating in brass caps and castors, 108cm wide (closed), 73cm high, 70cm deep £800 - £1,200
Lot 451 Lot 451 A MID 19TH CENTURY ANGLO INDIAN/CEYLONESE TEAPOY (unfitted), the box of sarcophagus form, heavily carved with scrolling leaves and flower heads, on a spiral turned column and quadripartite leaf carved platform, raised on four heavy scroll feet £300 - £500 (at fault), 47.5cm wide, 88cm high, 32cm deep
Lot 449 Lot 449 A VICTORIAN MAHOGANY PEDESTAL DESK the back superstructure of a spindle galleried concaved open shelf flanked by a Wellington style chest of four short drawers to each side, over a hinged writing slope opening to reveal and open well and two short drawers over six pigeon holes, the frieze with a central false drawer front flanked by a true short drawer to each side over three short graduated drawers to each pedestal, all fitted with turned wooden handles, raised on a skirting £600 - £800 plinth, 52cm wide, 122cm high overall, 77cm deep
Lot 452 Lot 452 A REGENCY MAHOGANY EBONY LINE STRUNG SOFA TABLE, the rectangular top with cut off corners to the drop leaves, over two short frieze drawers on twin end turned supports united by a single ring turned central stretcher, raised on four down-swept tapering legs terminating in brass caps and castors, 92cm wide, 72cm high, £300 - £500 64cm deep
Lot 453 A GEORGE III MAHOGANY FALL FRONT BUREAU, the veneered fall with oval key escutcheons opening to reveal an arrangement of short drawers and pigeon holes, over four long graduated cockbeaded drawers fitted with brass swan-neck handles, raised on ogee shaped £300 - £500 bracket feet, 99cm wide, 102.5cm high, 51cm deep Lot 454 A LATE 19TH CENTURY ROSEWOOD IVORINE STRUNG AND INLAID RECTANGULAR OCCASIONAL TABLE, the top with central scrolling leaf inlay, the frieze with classical urn inlay, the legs with ribbon and bell flower decoration to the top, each of slender square tapering form terminating in a spade foot, united by an X stretcher, the table on brown saltglazed castors (at fault), 91cm wide, 71cm £150 - £250 high, 45cm deep Lot 455 A MID VICTORIAN FIGURED WALNUT AND MARQUETRY FOLDOVER GAMES/WORK TABLE, the hinged marquetry decorated top opening to reveal a chequerboard and back gammon board over a frieze drawer and work basket, on twin turned and tapering end supports united by a turned stretcher, raised on sledge end feet, £150 - £200 61.5cm wide, 61.5cm high, 40cm deep Lot 453
Lot 456 Lot 456 AN EARLY VICTORIAN ROSEWOOD SCROLL END CHAISE LONGUE, on four short turned legs terminating in brass castors, recovered in a claret ground cherub decorated material, 178cm long, 87cm high, £200 - £300 69cm deep
Lot 457 Lot 457 A WILLIAM IV MAHOGANY CIRCULAR CENTRE / DINING TABLE, the segmented veneered top on a gun barrel column and tripartite platform base raised on three lappeted scroll feet, 127.5cm £200 - £400 diameter, 75cm high
Lot 460 A LATE VICTORIAN WALNUT THREE TIER WHAT-NOT, of rectangular form, with slender turned corner columns on four short turned legs termination in white salt-glazed castors, 54.5cm wide, £100 - £150 94cm high, 34cm deep
Lot 458 Lot 458 A REGENCY ROSEWOOD BRASS INLAID MIRROR BACK CABINET (a conversion), of narrow rectangular form with galleried top shelf over an open mirror back shelf above a single glazed door, raised on four short turned tapering feet, 53cm wide, 136cm high, 31.5cm £500 - £700 deep
Lot 461 Lot 461 A VICTORIAN EBONISED AESTHETIC WRITING TABLE, with gilt highlighting and green tooled leather inset top, the rectangular top with petal moulded ends on four slender fluted legs united by an open shelf stretcher, raised on four short turned feet terminating in brass castors, 101cm wide, 69.5cm high, 58cm deep £150 - £250 Lot 462 A 20TH CENTURY ITALIAN STYLE GILTWOOD LAMP STANDARD, £200 - £300 leaf carved on three heavy claw feet, 149cm high
Lot 459 Lot 459 A GEORGE III MAHOGANY CHEST of two short over three long graduated cockbeaded drawers fitted with later Chippendale style brass handles between fluted quarter front corner pilasters with blind fret decoration below, raised on short ogee bracket feet, 118cm £200 - £400 wide, 94cm high, 55cm deep
Lot 463 Lot 463 A 1920S WILLIAM AND MARY STYLE WALNUT DRESSING STOOL, the dished seat on four inverted cup and cover columns, united by an X-stretcher, on four compressed bun feet, 76cm wide, 60cm high, £100 - £150 40cm deep
Lot 464 AN EDWARDIAN AND SATINWOOD BOXWOOD AND EBONY LINE STRUNG TWO TIER FOLDING CIRCULAR TEA TABLE, the 50cm diameter top and demi lune shelf below, folding to create a screen £200 - £250 on four out-swept legs, 79cm high when open Lot 465 AN EARLY 19TH CENTURY ROSEWOOD, ASH AND SATINWOOD, BRASS INLAID AND BOUND PEDESTAL GAMES TABLE, in the manner of Le gaigneur, the octagonal chequerboard top on a canted square tapering column and tripod base terminating in three scroll £1,000 - £1,500 feet, 55cm diameter, 73cm high
Lot 468 Lot 468 A LATE GEORGE III MAHOGANY CHEST ON CHEST, the dentil moulded cornice over two short and six long graduated cockbeaded drawers, fitted with brass swing handles, the chest raised on shaped bracket feet, 111cm wide, 181cm high, 50.5cm deep £700 - £1,000
Lot 466 AN EDWARDIAN MAHOGANY BOXWOOD LINE STRUNG ENCLOSED ARMCHAIR, the oval padded back between sweeping padded arms, above a serpentine fronted overstuffed seat on square £70 - £100 tapering legs terminating in a spade foot, 60cm wide Lot 467 A 19TH CENTURY MAHOGANY FRENCH EMPIRE STYLE NIGHT CUPBOARD, the variegated marble top over a flame veneered single door revealing two shelves between tapering columns with gilt metal classical bust capitals, raised on a skirting plinth, 38.5cm square, £200 - £300 75cm high
Lot 470 Lot 470 A LATE 19TH CENTURY WALNUT X FRAME OPEN ARMCHAIR, the scroll carved back rail over a padded back and seat between scroll moulded open arms and X frame base on short scroll feet, united £100 - £150 by plain side stretchers, 60.5cm wide Lot 471 A PAIR OF REGENCY ROSEWOOD BRASS INLAID FOLD-OVER CARD TABLES, each with a rectangular top with rounded front corners opening to reveal a claret baize inset interior over a rectangular leaf pattern brass inlaid central panel between a brass line strung frieze each on four slender reeded tapering columns and quadripartite platform raised on four slender tapering down-swept legs terminating in a leaf cast brass caps and brass castors, 91cm £4,000 - £6,000 wide, 73cm high, 45cm deep (2)
Lot 469 Lot 469 AN 19TH CENTURY TEAK SECRETAIRE CAMPAIGN CHEST, with brass corner protectors and flush fitting handles, the chest in two sections, the secretaire drawer opening to reveal a fitted interior of two short drawers and pigeon holes, over a leather writing slide, the chest with short deep drawer to the left hand side of the secretaire drawer, over three long drawers raised on short turned £800 - £1,200 feet, 99cm wide, 106.5cm high, 47cm deep
Lot 474 Lot 474 A LATE 19TH CENTURY HARDWOOD INDIAN ELEPHANT TRUNK TABLE with carved circular top on three elephant head and trunk £100 - £150 supports, 60cm diameter, 60.5cm high
Lot 472 Lot 472 AN EARLY 20TH CENTURY FRENCH WALNUT TAMBOUR TOP WRITING DESK, the galleried back over three short drawers over an tambour opening to reveal two open wells, over two short frieze drawers raised on fluted slender tapering front legs 100cm wide, £150 - £250 105cm high, 60cm deep
Lot 475 A GEORGE IV MAHOGANY TRIPLE PILLAR DINING TABLE the rectangular top with moulded edge and drop-leaf ends with rounded corners on Pembroke style end table supports with short ring turned and compressed baluster column on three down-swept legs terminating in brass claw feet and brass castors, the Pembroke style ends with a short frieze drawer to each end the centre section on a conforming column and four down-swept legs terminating in brass claw feet and castors, the centre section 130.5 cm long the end sections 97cm long (extended), 64cm closed, £5,000 - £7,000 127cm wide, 72.5cm high
Lot 473 Lot 473 A 19TH CENTURY TEAK CAMPAIGN STYLE DESK/CHEST, the rectangular top with rounded edges over a central deep fold-out drawer revealing a writing slope and single fitted drawer over an arrangement of pigeon holes, flanked by two short and a single deep drawer over two short and two long drawers all fitted with brass flush fitting handles, the chest in two sections. 102cm wide, 99cm £500 - £700 high, 46.5cm deep
Lot 476 Lot 476 A LATE VICTORIAN SATINWOOD POLYCHROME DECORATED SHIELD SHAPED FIRE SCREEN, the centre with ribbon and floral swag decoration within a crossbanded and ebony strung shield shaped border over fan corner brackets on bell flower painted slender uprights raised on four tapering slender down-swept legs terminating in a spade foot, 53.5cm wide, 84cm high £300 - £500
Lot 479 Lot 479 A 19TH CENTURY MAHOGANY PEDESTAL KNEEHOLE DESK the rectangular top with leather insert and moulded edge over a central short frieze drawer flanked by three short graduated drawers to each pedestal all fitted with replacement brass handles raised on a £600 - £800 skirting plinth, 148cm wide, 79cm high, 81cm deep
Lot 477 Lot 477 A REGENCY MAHOGANY CROSSBANDED WORK TABLE, the rectangular top with cut-off corners over three forward facing long shallow graduated drawers fitted with turned knob handles between lattice line inlaid canted corners and with matching false drawer fronts to the sides and reverse on pierced lyre end supports united by a tapering ring turned central stretcher on four slender downswept legs terminating in a scroll foot raised on brass castors, £400 - £600 48.5cm wide, 72cm high, 40cm deep
Lot 480 (part) Lot 480 AN EARLY 20TH CENTURY MAHOGANY CHIPPENDALE STYLE DOUBLE BERGERE SUITE the two seater settee with arched back and scrolling leaf mouldings over scrolling arms and a gadrooned front seat rail, on three short cabriole front legs terminating in a ball and claw foot, the two armchairs matching en suite (1+2) £600 - £900
Lot 478 Lot 478 A GEORGE III MAHOGANY CHEST of two short over three long graduated cockbeaded drawers fitted with replacement brass swing handles with pressed oval back plates between reeded cut off front corner pilasters on shaped line moulded front bracket feet, 118cm £200 - £400 wide, 99.5cm high, 54cm deep
Lot 483 Lot 483 A PAIR OF 20TH CENTURY LOUIS XV STYLE DEMI LUNE SIDE TABLES, each with a gilt metal pierced gallery, over three short drawers to the centre on four slender tapering legs, terminating in £150 - £250 a pointed toe 50cm wide, 72cm high, 27.5 cm deep
Lot 481 Lot 481 AN LOUIS XV STYLE FAUX ROSEWOOD AND MARQUETRY LOW CHINA DISPLAY CABINET the flared cornice with ribbon and swag inlay over two glazed doors, opening to reveal two fixed shelves, with glazed sides over a shaped marquetry apron on short cabriole legs with gilt metal mounts 90cm wide, 141cm high, 41cm deep £150 - £250
Lot 484 Lot 484 A LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY ROSEWOOD AND MARQUETRY BOXWOOD LINE STRUNG, LOW TUB CHAIR, with fan shaped back splat, raised on slender square tapering front legs, terminating in a spade foot. 51cm wide, 74cm high, 44cm deep £80 - £120
Lot 482 Lot 482 A PAIR OF 20TH CENTURY LOUIS XV STYLE QUARTER VENEERED BEDSIDE CHESTS, the serpentine top over two short drawers fitted with gilt metal loop handles, raised on four slender cabriole legs with gilt metal mounts 43cm wide x 73cm high x 32cm deep (2) £200 - £400
Lot 488 Lot 488 A MID 19TH CENTURY MAHOGANY VENEERED CONTINENTAL CHEST OF FOUR LONG DRAWERS, the grey veined marble top (at fault), over four long drawers along with a drawer to the skirting £150 - £250 base 123cm wide, 94cm high, 60.5cm deep
Lot 485 A VICTORIAN EBONISED POLYCHROME DECORATED ABALONE INLAID AND GILT HIGHLIGHTED BEDROOM CHAIR with woven cane seat on slender cabriole front legs, united by a turned front £50 - £70 stretcher. 39cm wide.
Lot 489 A SET OF TEN EARLY 20TH CENTURY MAHOGANY SATINWOOD BANDED SHERATON STYLE DINING CHAIRS, retailed by Waring and gillows, the ten chairs including two carvers, all on slender square tapering front legs, pressed label for ‘Warings Bold street, Liverpool’ (2 + 8), along with an early 20th century mahogany windout dining table with bow ends, opening to accommodate the three additional leaves raised on slender square tapering legs terminating in brass castors, 240cm long extended, 122cm wide, 73cm high £700 - £1,000
Lot 486 A VICTORIAN EBONISED POLYCHROME DECORATED ABALONE AND MOTHER OF PEARL INLAID GILT HIGHLIGHTED PEDESTAL OCCASIONAL TABLE, the top depicting a vase of summer blooms under trailing foliage within a shaped border, the tilt top on a turned and slender baluster column, terminating in a petal moulded spreading base on three short scroll feet. 64cm wide, 71cm high, £150 - £250 55cm deep
Lot 487 Lot 487 AN EARLY VICTORIAN WALNUT SOFA, the central oval padded back with leaf carved show frame, flanked by buttoned scroll tub ends, overstuffed serpentine seat on short cabriole front legs, terminating £200 - £400 in white salt glazed castors 182cm wide Lot 490 Lot 490 AN EDWARDIAN MAHOGANY SATINWOOD BANDED MIRROR BACK SIDEBOARD, the canopied mirror back over a central bevelled mirror flanked by a rectangular bevelled mirror above an open shelf to each side, over three short frieze drawers fitted with brass swanneck handles, over four cabinet doors below, raised on four slender square tapering front legs terminating in a spade foot, 182cm wide, £300 - £500 91.5cm high, 62cm deep
Lot 492 Lot 492 A 19TH CENTURY FRENCH KINGWOOD AND TULIP WOOD SINGLE DRAWER OCCASIONAL TABLE in the Louis XV style the quarter veneered top with gilt metal banding over an end serpentine drawer raised on four slender cabriole legs with gilt metal mounts terminating in a pointed toe, 30.5cm wide, 71cm high, 37.5cm deep £500 - £800
Lot 491 Lot 491 A GEORGE IV MAHOGANY BAR BACK CHILD’S HIGH CHAIR, the line and flower moulded bar back, above open arms on short, turned urn front supports united by a restraining bar above a drop in seat and foot rest on square front supports on a boarded stand with square tapering front legs 37cm wide, 89cm high overall, 42cm deep £200 - £400
Lot 493 AN EARLY 20TH CENTURY LOUIS XVI STYLE GILTWOOD SALON SUITE comprising of two seater bowfront canape, two open armchairs and two side chairs, all with a swag moulded top rail above a padded back and overstuffed bowfront seat, on slender turned and tapering fluted front legs (5) £1,200 - £1,500
Lot 495 AN 18TH CENTURY AND LATER MAHOGANY CHIPPENDALE STYLE TILT TOP PEDESTAL SUPPER TABLE on tripod base, terminating in £200 - £300 ball and claw feet, 75cm diameter, 71cm high
Lot 499 Lot 499 A LATE 20TH CENTURY RED GROUND TURKESTAN RUG 288cm x £200 - £300 200cm
Lot 496 Lot 496 A TABRIZ BLUE AND RED GROUND CARPET with stylized all-over design to the centre within a triple border, the carpet with signature £500 - £700 to a cartouche to one end (at fault) 612cm x 428cm
Lot 500 Lot 500 A LATE 20TH CENTURY RED GROUND TURKESTAN CARPET £300 - £400 210cm x 310cm
Lot 497 Lot 497 A NORTHWEST PERSIAN RED AND BLUE GROUND RUG with £200 - £300 central lozenge motif 245cm x 164cm
Lot 501 Lot 501 A LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY CAUCASIAN CARPET, blue ground with overall stylized pattern within a triple border, 422cm x £300 - £500 240cm
Lot 498 Lot 498 A NORTHWEST PERSIAN DESIGN SALMON AND CREAM GROUND RUG with stylized floral border 215cm x 145cm £100 - £200
8th October 2014 – Sale Report There are teapots for tea and there are teapots for show and there are teapots which were definitely not meant to be used on a daily basis! Just such a vessel provided the top selling lot in Halls’ 8th October auction when a Royal Worcester example by George Owen came up for sale. George Owen was a Worcester master modeller famous for his pierced work and this particular teapot had a delicate double walled reticulated body which showed off his skill to perfection. Dated to around 1880, the teapot was estimated at a cautious £2,500/3,500 but stole the show when it sold to a Shrewsbury private buyer for £5,600. The autumn sale was a showcase for fine porcelain which provided nearly half of the top ten selling lots of the day. Private collections of fruit painted Royal Worcester, partly consigned appropriately from a Worcestershire client, saw fierce competition for several lots. The top slot was taken by a fruit painted tea and coffee service comprising some thirty three pieces and painted by various artists including Bowen, Sigley-Lewis and Cook. Estimated at £700/1,000, it sold to a Kent buyer for £3,400. A pair of Royal Worcester fruit painted pot pourri vases from the same collection and painted by Freeman in 1964 also performed well selling to a Worcestershire buyer for £1,450. Another single fruit painted pot pourri vase, also by Freeman sold to a Kent buyer for £1,000. The ceramics theme continued with the advent of a section titled ‘Made in Shropshire’ which included a private collection of Coalport and another of Caughley. In this latter tranche, a very rare Caughley blue and white pounce pot dated to 178090 exceeded hopes of £1,500/2,000 when it sold to a Shropshire collector for £3,100. This was by far the highest price for Caughley in the session although a Caughley blue and white spittoon or saffer pot dated to 1775 was popular when it tripled a bottom estimate of £300 to take £1,250 from a Shropshire private buyer. A raft of strong results then followed for the sixty lot Caughley section with a large tart or patty pan realizing £700, a salad bowl in the Pine Cone pattern,£480, a Waiting Chinaman pattern coffee cup and saucer £530 and a composite part tea and coffee service £400. ‘Brown’ furniture continues to perform well beyond media expectations for the right pieces and here an early Victorian mahogany wind out dining table with four leaves and leaf cabinet made a healthy £2,800 when it sold to a Bristol buyer bidding on the internet. A pair of early 19th century mahogany pedestal cabinets attributed to Gillows of Lancaster proved that there is certainly something in a ‘name’ when they were picked up by the Gloucestershire trade for £2,500 against hopes of £2,000/4,000. Other memorable results included £2,400 tendered by the Cheshire trade for an attractive mahogany and inlaid triple wardrobe by Maple and Co, £2,000 offered by the Sussex trade for a set of Victorian walnut jockey scales and £1,400 given by a Craven Arms buyer for a Regency rosewood and tulipwood banded sofa table. Other notable results included £2,900 for an early 18th century weather worn Italian white marble bust depicting Apollo given by a London internet buyer, £2,600 for a Persian carpet which sold to an American buyer and £2,500 for a Wedgwood Fairyland lustre centre bowl in the Woodland Elves pattern which sold to a Worcestershire buyer.
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