antiques & fine art sale

29th - 1st December 2023

Day 1 Wednesday 29th November Lots 1 - 477, Day 2 Thursday 30th November Lots 478-1072, Friday 1st December Lots 1073-1490

Viewing: Sunday 26th November 11 am to 3 pm, Monday 27th and Tuesday 28th 10 am to 5 pm, also throughout each sale day







Lot 1

A large Japanese Kutani wine pot, the body decorated with pheasants and with faux bamboo handle. Overall height 31 cm (see illustration).

Estimated: £150 - £200

Lot 2

A set of eight early 20th century Chinese interlocking graduated tea bowls or Sake cups. Largest diameter 11 cm.

Sold for £2700

Lot 3

Kawase Hasui (1883-1957), after Miyajima In Fog, Japanese script and dated 1947, a woodblock print. 24 x 38 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £400

Lot 4

Chinese School late 19th century, a collection of three domestic scenes in gouache, each 25 x 31.5 cm.

Estimated: £100 - £150

Lot 5

A Chinese watercolour scroll, depicting tree, lilies and rock with calligraphy with signature bottom right dated Hong Kong 20.11.52. Image size 121 cm x 44 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £480

Lot 6

A Chinese watercolour scroll, depicting prunus with calligraphy and seal marks. Image size 77 cm x 37 cm.

Sold for £95

Lot 7

Two antique Chinese meat plates, decorated with floral and bird motifs. Largest width 42.5 cm, smallest 33.5 cm.

Estimated: £80 - £120

Lot 8

A Chinese embroidered silk picture of peacocks. 36 x 46 cm in a faux bamboo frame, together with a cork diorama, 22.5 cm.

Sold for £40

Lot 9

A pair of Chinese vases, decorated in canton colours with figures, insects, chrysanthemum and other designs, last quarter 20th century. Height 108 cm, top diameter 38 cm (see illustration).

Estimated: £700 - £1000

Lot 10

An antique Chinese square form vase, decorated with birds, butterflies and floral designs, with four character mark to base. Maximum height 37 cm, width 13 cm.

Estimated: £100 - £150

Lot 11

A collection of two Chinese conical bowls with saucers, decorated to the exterior from the Tek Sing Treasure, each bowl 5 cm high.

Sold for £20

Lot 12

Hiroshima Koho (1889-1951), frog in rain, woodblock. 36 x 7.5 cm.

Sold for £35

Lot 13

A pair of Cantonese baluster vases, each with painted dragon and floral decoration and applied animal decoration to the neck. Each 21 cm high (2) (see illustration).

Sold for £110

Lot 14

Four Chinese Bowenite tea bowls, two in case and each with wooden stand, together with a further similar but darker pair, also with stands.

Estimated: £50 - £70

Lot 15

A pair of Chinese silk shoes, decorated with birds and foliage. Width 13 cm, maximum height 17 cm.

Sold for £20

Lot 16

A silver coloured metal bowl, Eastern possibly Chinese, repousse with birds. Diameter 10 cm, weight +/- 137 grams.

Sold for £55

Lot 17

A late 19th century Japanese Arita Imari charger, Meiji period, with pictorial blue and white wise men decoration with foliate rim and traditional back pattern. Diameter 41 cm.

Estimated: £70 - £100

Lot 18

A collection of 19th and early 20th century Imari pattern and Chinese export blue and white chargers and plates (10).

Estimated: £60 - £80

Lot 19

A Chinese porcelain circular jar and cover, polychrome decorated with flowers, dragons and martial arts scenes. 15 cm high.

Sold for £20

Lot 20

A Japanese Kutani lidded vase, the finial in the form of a seated figure looking to the sky, Meiji period. Height 19.5 cm high.

Sold for £20

Lot 21

Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858), a woodblock print from the series Fifty Three Stations of The Tokaido (circa 1900), titled The Sixteenth Station Yui (Travellers on a high cliff by the sea). 25 x 38 cm (SH) (see illustration).

Sold for £100

Lot 22

Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858), Listening to insects at Dokan Hill, from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tot Meisho) (circa 1900), with early 20th century gallery label Walter Jones Sloan Street London SW1 verso. 25 x 37.5 cm (SH) (see illustration).

Sold for £150

Lot 23

Two Chinese white metal scroll weights, decorated with Chinese figures and dragons, the largest 10 cm long (2).

Estimated: £30 - £50

Lot 24

An early 20th century Japanese vase of cylindrical form, with footed base, foliage and butterfly decoration highlighted with gold. 29 cm high.

Estimated: £60 - £80

Lot 25

A Japanese cloisonne plate, with central bird motif and geometric designs. 30 cm diameter.

Sold for £20

Lot 26

A collection of eight 19th century penny and half penny licks. Tallest 9.5 cm.

Sold for £28

Lot 27

A collection of eight 19th century penny and half penny licks. Tallest 9.5 cm.

Sold for £32

Lot 28

A 19th century Staffordshire hen on nest egg cruet, with chicks to base and back. Length 18 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £100

Lot 29

A 19th century Staffordshire hen on nest egg cruet, with eggs in sight. Length 19 cm.

Sold for £80

Lot 30

A 19th century bird on nest egg cruet, with naturalistic base. Length 22 cm.

Sold for £55

Lot 31

A collection of ten Beatrix Potter Classics, all with brown back stamps, Samuel Whiskers, The Amiable Guinea Pig, Mrs Tiggy Winkle etc.

Sold for £55

Lot 32

A collection of six Victorian pressed glass night light holders. Height 11 cm.

Sold for £65

Lot 33

A continental glass spirit flask, with six shot glasses to accompany.

Sold for £20

Lot 34

WITHDRAWN - Seven Royal Copenhagen Christmas plates, 1983, 1985, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991 and 1992.

Estimated: £20 - £30

Lot 35

Royal Crown Derby, two oval lidded vessels and a pin tray. Tray length 11.5 cm, together with various other cabinet pieces.

Sold for £15

Lot 36

A Spode Italian circular cake plate and Victorian Willow patterned ashettes.

Sold for £10

Lot 37

A Coalport "Indian Tree" coffee service, 6 cups, saucers and plates, sugar basin and cream jug.

Estimated: £20 - £30

Lot 38

A polish Chodziez floral patterned tea service, 6 cups, saucers, plates, sugar basin and cream jug.

Estimated: £20 - £30

Lot 39

A pair of 19th century Masons Patent Ironstone plates, a Victorian cabinet plate, a Carlton ware leaf moulded plate and two other decorative plates.

Sold for £20

Lot 40

Five Adams Ware Cries of London plates and pin dish. Largest diameter 25 cm.

Estimated: £80 - £120

Lot 41

A Washington Pottery Limited Indian Tree patterned ironstone dinner service.

Estimated: £50 - £80

Lot 42

A Royal Doulton "Dewars Scotch Whisky" flask with original stopper. Height 22 cm.

Sold for £22

Lot 43

A pair of Waterford crystal champagne flutes. Height 23 cm.

Sold for £55

Lot 44

A pair of mallet shaped decanters and four others.

Sold for £30

Lot 45

Three Royal Worcester "Old Worcester Parrot" decorative shallow dishes. Diameter 21 cm.

Sold for £25

Lot 46

A Royal Worcester miniature Tyg jug, cup and lidded vessel together with a miniature jug and bowl. Tallest 5.5 cm.

Estimated: £30 - £50

Lot 47

An Alfred Meakin Bleu de Roi ceramic platter, decorated in blue and gilt, signed by the boxer Peter Cain World Flyweight Champion to the base, together with Peter Cain memorabilia.

Estimated: £30 - £50

Lot 48

A large collection of paperweights, to include Caithness and other manufacturers (Qty) (see illustration).

Sold for £110

Lot 49

A large collection of glass paperweights, to include Caithness and other manufacturers (Qty).

Sold for £100

Lot 50

An early 19th century Delftware apothecary jar, blue and white floral decorated and inscribed. 18.5 cm high (see illustration).

Sold for £95

Lot 51

A Shelley Rosebud pattern tea service, Registered Design No. 272101, comprising teapot, milk and sugar, six teacups, saucers, side plates etc (22).

Estimated: £50 - £80

Lot 52

Two Victorian fern patterned jugs, with pewter lids. Largest 21 cm, together with two God Speed The Plough mugs.

Sold for £35

Lot 53

A large Edwardian Devon ware jardiniere. Height 22 cm, diameter 26 cm.

Estimated: £30 - £50

Lot 54

An antique Davenport part tea set, comprising teapot, sugar basin, seven cups, six plates, two saucers (AF), together with a Wedgwood blue Jasperware and silver plate biscuit barrel.

Sold for £35

Lot 55

A Naples Capodimonte hunchback bagpipe player. Height 8 cm, together with a pair of continental girl and boy figures. 16.5 cm.

Estimated: £30 - £50

Lot 56

A pair of Haddon octagonal vases, decorated with tropical birds, together with a Welsh lustre jug and bowl with note to the interior "With Best Wishes From Sir Kenneth and Lady Traherne" and a pair of Disneyland condiments.

Estimated: £30 - £50

Lot 57

An antique Bohemian toasting glass, etched with a red stag. Height 12 cm.

Estimated: £30 - £50

Lot 58

An Irish cut glass fruit bowl, 23.5 cm, together with another 22.5 cm, a vase with makers mark to the base (illegible) and a measuring glass for up to 1 pint.

Estimated: £30 - £50

Lot 59

A vintage Faring in the form of a pig in a warship, marked to the side Japan, together with a crested ware "Good Luck Great Yarmouth" cats on roof figure and a Aldeburgh hippopotamus.

Sold for £40

Lot 60

Caithness paperweight, limited edition titled "Sea Pearl" 392/500 initialled CG, with original box together with three other glass paperweights.

Sold for £30

Lot 61

A near pair of iridescent vases, 26.5 and 25 cm, together with a carnival glass dish a Bristol blue glass beaker, 10 cm and a pair of lily vases.

Estimated: £30 - £50

Lot 62

No lot.

Lot 63

Five Royal Copenhagen figures, of robins and red squirrels, to include Model Nos. 226, 982, 1516, 2238 (see illustration).

Sold for £40

Lot 64

Five Royal Copenhagen bird figures, blue tit Model 1505, sparrow Model 1081, 1519 and 1309.

Sold for £28

Lot 65

Four pieces of glassware and ceramics, a Copeland cabinet teacup and saucer decorated in gilt and floral pattern, together with a Dresden floral and gilt sifter, a Victorian lidded glass jar and a continental glass decorated with a rampant goat.

Sold for £90

Lot 66

Lalique France, a model of a bird thought to be a sparrow. Height 8 cm, beak to tail 13.5 cm.

Sold for £65

Lot 67

A selection of Royal Crown Derby tea ware and similar, various, in the gilt heightened Imari pattern and a Davenport vase in similar Imari palette No. 6060 on dolphin trefoil base. Height 13 cm.

Sold for £30

Lot 68

Three Imari bowls, of graduated size in traditional pattern. Diameter of largest 18 cm.

Sold for £30

Lot 69

A Victorian Parian ware figurine, of a young lady holding a tambourine in a classical pose, inscribed to the base Art Union of London, indistinctly dated. 45 cm high.

Sold for £150

Lot 70

A collection of Royal Crown Derby, comprising of a small jug, a bowl of octagonal form, six side plates, six dessert plates and seven dinner plates, all with factory mark to the base (see illustration).

Sold for £1000

Lot 71

A Pilkington's Royal Lancastrian lapis glazed vase, tonal ice blue with impressed marks to the base. 27 cm high (see illustration).

Sold for £110

Lot 72

A Pierre D'Avesn French Art Deco opalescent glass octagonal dish, impressed marks to the base. 32 cm diameter.

Sold for £60

Lot 73

A pair of Spode tureens, together with two Spode platters with factory marks and the title Provence to the base (4).

Estimated: £30 - £50

Lot 74

A pair of Art Deco style Royal Doulton tureens, with blue highlights, each with factory mark to the base RN767765 (2).

Sold for £30

Lot 75

A Lancastrian green and fish decorated lustre bowl, with impressed marks to the base. 15 cm high, 23.5 cm in diameter (see illustration).

Sold for £240

Lot 76

A collection of Victorian cranberry glassware, to include decanters, water jug and dishes.

Sold for £70

Lot 77

A collection of fourteen green glass wine glasses (see illustration).

Sold for £20

Lot 78

A collection of cranberry wine glasses and tumblers (17).

Sold for £25

Lot 79

A collection of eight soft paste porcelain and flower decorated early 19th century plates. Each +/- 23 cm in diameter (8) (see illustration).

Sold for £40

Lot 80

A 19th century Italian style ceramic plaque, depicting a young lady in a heavy gilt composite style frame, the plaque 18.5 x 5 cm, together with a second porcelain plaque of oval form depicting a young lady in woodland (2).

Sold for £42

Lot 81

Charles Bray (1922-2012), a studio glass sculpture in blue, signed Bray to the base. 32.5 cm high (see illustration).

Sold for £120

Lot 82

Alan Caiger Smith (1930-2020), tin glaze urban ware vase. 25 cm high.

Estimated: £60 - £80

Lot 83

A Whitefriars glass vase, of Greek tea design by Geoffrey Baxter, in kingfisher blue, pattern No. 918, circa 1972. Height 20 cm.

Sold for £110

Lot 84

A pair of Bohemian glass vases, the bodies with alternating panels of hobnail cut decoration and painted foliate sprays, raised on circular bases with gilded decoration. Each 32 cm high (2) (see illustration).

Sold for £150

Lot 85

A 19th century continental porcelain bonbon dish, of shallow rectangular basket form with gilt and flower decoration and central handle. 22 cm long, 14 cm high (see illustration).

Sold for £55

Lot 86

A pair of early 19th century Derby dessert bowls, with gilded and floral painted decoration, Derby marks to the base (2).

Sold for £30

Lot 87

A collection of Masons Ironstone Imari pattern ceramics, comprising two jugs, four plates and a mug, Masons mark to the bases (7).

Estimated: £50 - £70

Lot 88

A Royal Worcester jug, with floral painted designs of shaped ovoid form with stylised branch handle, Worcester mark to the base RM167140.

Sold for £42

Lot 89

A Beswick model of a greyhound "CH Jovial Roger" to the base, together with a smaller Beswick greyhound model (2).

Sold for £32

Lot 90

A collection of late 19th century painted glassware, comprising two decanters with stoppers, a large vase with floral decoration and a small tumbler (4).

Sold for £38

Lot 91

A Dresden white porcelain and floral decorated letter rack, with factory mark to the base. 14 cm high.

Sold for £85

Lot 92

A selection of Royal Crown Derby ware, including Imari pottery plates, similar trinkets, slice etc, Aves pattern dish, various date codes including 1960's and similar Abbeydale ware (see illustration).

Sold for £55

Lot 93

An early 20th century Bretby pottery jardiniere on stand, with Clanta design decoration and maroon ground with incised and moulded Art Nouveau motif decoration, stamped Bretby England. Height 84 cm, width 28 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £80

Lot 94

A Victorian pottery cheese dome, with turned finial, floral decoration and circular tray, attributed to Watcome. Height 38 cm, diameter 34 cm.

Estimated: £80 - £120

Lot 95

A pair of late 19th century flower embossed salt glazed jugs, the largest 36 cm high, smallest 30 cm high (2) (see illustration).

Sold for £90

Lot 96

A slip ware dish, signed to the base Owen Jones. 29 cm long and a second unsigned slip ware dish (2).

Estimated: £80 - £120

Lot 97

Two slip ware dishes, the largest 42 cm long, smallest 37 cm long (2).

Sold for £100

Lot 98

Haddon Hall Minton bone china part tea and dinner service, to include 2 platters, tureens, dining plates, cups and saucers and other items (Qty).

Sold for £450

Lot 99

A large collection of Beswick Beatrix Potter figures, to include Mr Jeremy Fisher, Jemima Puddle-Duck, Mrs Tiggy Winkle and Foxy Whiskered Gentleman together with a quantity of other figures (+/- 19 in total) (see illustration).

Sold for £110

Lot 100

Moorcroft Art Pottery Anemone pattern bowl, impressed marks and painted literature to the base, 16 cm diameter, together with a Moorcroft Anemone pattern cylindrical jar and cover, 9 cm high (2).

Sold for £75