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 1301

An 18th century oak two panelled mule chest, with later lions mask brass drop handles raised on stile feet. Height 67 cm, width 110 cm, depth 49 cm.

Estimated: £150 - £200

Lot 1302

A Victorian mahogany framed salon armchair, with scroll and rail back, turned support arms and leaf scroll and turned legs under in 20th century dark green velour upholstery.

Estimated: £70 - £100

Lot 1303

A set of vintage bleached pine step ladders, of traditional design with release catch. Height 126 cm, width 35 cm (decorative use only).

Sold for £40

Lot 1304

A Georgian mahogany chest of drawers, with moulded edge and reentrant corners with slide above four long graduated drawers with brass drop handles and raised on later cabriole legs. Height 90 cm, width 82 cm, depth 50 cm.

Estimated: £120 - £180

Lot 1305

A Regency style mahogany kidney shaped dressing table, with shield shaped mirror fitted with frieze drawers and raised on Klismos type supports. Height to work surface 73.5 cm, width 94 cm, depth 58 cm.

Sold for £180

Lot 1306

A 19th century mahogany bureau of small proportions, having line inlay decoration with fall front and fitted interior over frieze and three graduated drawers under on bracket feet, height 83 cm, width 48 cm, depth 41 cm. NOTE: This item has been assigned an ivory exemption certificate HMTWWLZC (see illustration).

Estimated: £400 - £600

Lot 1307

An early 20th century brass bound domed trunk. 65 cm high.

Sold for £30

Lot 1308

A French cherrywood centre table/kitchen island unit, have a cupboard with internal shelf to one side, drawer and open section to opposite side. Height 74 cm, width 83 cm, depth 79.5 cm.

Estimated: £400 - £600

Lot 1309

An antique mahogany and brass strung campaign bureau, in two sections, the slope front opening to a fitted interior, the whole raised on bracket feet. Height 111 cm, width 103.5 cm, depth 50 cm.

Estimated: £200 - £300

Lot 1310

An early 20th century mahogany waterfall tier bookshelf, with tiered open shelves. Height 89 cm, width 58 cm, depth 24 cm.

Sold for £50

Lot 1311

A Foxman oak refectory occasional table, with incised Foxman mark to the underside of the rectangular top. 44 cm high, 42 cm wide, 28.5 cm deep (see illustration).

Estimated: £250 - £350

Lot 1312

A Victorian maple centre table, oval with recessed frieze, turned and carved legs terminating in scroll feet. Height 74 cm, width 148 cm, depth 107 cm.

Estimated: £100 - £150

Lot 1313

An Edwardian mahogany horseshoe shaped upholstered desk chair, with spindle supports, bowed front rail and raised on turned legs with castors. Height 70 cm, width across arms 74 cm.

Estimated: £200 - £300

Lot 1314

A substantial Victorian glazed bookcase, the rectangular cornice above two sets of glazed cupboard doors with adjustable shelves flanked by barley twist and acanthus style columns raised on tall rectangular pilasters on a small plinth base. 220 cm high, 107 cm wide, 38 cm deep (see illustration).

Sold for £280

Lot 1315

A late 19th century oak gate leg table, with turned legs. Height 71 cm, width 82.5 cm, depth flaps down 34 cm, each flap adding 37 cm.

Sold for £150

Lot 1316

A William IV mahogany Gillows style chest of drawers, with beaded edge above a series of frieze and three small drawers above long graduated drawers flanked by half round columns and raised on short feet. Height 100 cm, width 123 cm, depth 62 cm.

Estimated: £300 - £400

Lot 1317

A Victorian rosewood framed scroll salon chair, with sweep sides terminating in knurl legs with 20th century button back green Draylon upholstery.

Sold for £40

Lot 1318

A Victorian walnut Davenport desk, of shaped outline with lidded stationery compartment, turned front supports and short drawers all raised on turned bun feet with recessed castors. Width 54 cm, height 86 cm.

Sold for £180

Lot 1319

A 19th century Northumbrian drunkards chair, two Edwardian inlaid mahogany armchairs and another with a taller back.

Estimated: £30 - £50

Lot 1320

A set of eight early 20th century mahogany dining chairs, having shield and slat backs, with later burgundy striped seats on tapered legs.

Estimated: £300 - £500

Lot 1321

A late 20th century quality period style oak dresser by Bill Hartley, with traditional open shelf delft back with short drawer base over three frieze drawers with shaped apron with turned legs and pad feet, circa 1980, from Near Cleator Cumbria. Height 200 cm, width 160 cm, depth 52 cm (see illustration).

Estimated: £700 - £1000

Lot 1322

An Eastern hardwood and brass inlaid chair, possibly North Indian, the back with carved decoration also fitted with brass horses head motifs, the string seat with further brass decoration to edges and raised on carved front legs. Height 99 cm, width 51 cm, depth 63 cm.

Estimated: £80 - £120

Lot 1323

A Victorian carved oak three panelled box settle, with carved back panels, outswept arms and three panelled front. Height 94 cm, width 100 cm, depth 47 cm.

Sold for £360

Lot 1324

A stained beech framed American rocking armchair, of standard ring turned frame design with later 20th century gold Draylon upholstery on rocker frame.

Estimated: £50 - £80

Lot 1325

An Edwardian mahogany bookcase on stand, in the Adam style with triangular pediment applied bellflower ornament and glazed upper section, the base fitted with a drawer and raised on tapered legs of square section terminating in spade feet. Height 198 cm, width 78 cm, depth 40 cm.

Estimated: £180 - £220

Lot 1326

A near pair of carved oak corner armchairs, each with drop in seat upholstered in blue velvet type material and raised on legs united by stretchers.

Estimated: £120 - £180

Lot 1327

A set of four Windsor armchairs, ash and elm with shaped seats and raised on turned legs united by crinoline stretchers. Height to top of back 98 cm, width across arms 57 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £950

Lot 1328

A late 19th century oak window seat of large scroll design, having ring turned baluster handles with foliate details with rectangular red moquette seat on foliate carved legs, height 68 cm, width 74 cm, depth 59 cm.

Estimated: £120 - £180

Lot 1329

An Edwardian mahogany occasional table, with long central drawer with Arts & Crafts handles, raised on four square tapered legs with cross stretcher. Height 74 cm, width 70 cm, depth 46 cm.

Estimated: £150 - £180

Lot 1330

An 18th century oak gate legged dining table, with demi lune flaps, turned supports and stretchers. Height 75 cm, width 125 cm, depth flaps down 46 cm, each flap adding a further 50 cm.

Estimated: £50 - £80

Lot 1331

An early to mid 20th century golden oak stool, in the Simpson Arts & Crafts stye with later tapestry upholstered top over rectangular frame and square tapered legs. Height 45 cm, width 41 cm, depth 35 cm.

Sold for £60

Lot 1332

A 19th century continental marquetry low chest of two drawers, with brass drop handles with circular backplates and raised on stile feet. Height 69 cm, width 127 cm, depth 62 cm.

Sold for £260

Lot 1333

A mahogany sideboard, with inverted breakfront and drop centre, with cupboard to each pedestal and raised on paw feet. Height 120 cm, width 193 cm, depth 60 cm.

Estimated: £120 - £180

Lot 1334

A Victorian walnut gentleman's chair and matching ladies chair, each with deep buttoned back and raised on front cabriole legs terminating in castors, the gents chair height to top of back 95 cm, width across broadest part of arms 67 cm (see illustration).

Estimated: £250 - £300

Lot 1335

A set of three early 19th century Regency transitional dining chairs, having turned foliate and rail backs with later pink overstuffed Draylon seats on sabre front legs.

Sold for £30

Lot 1336

A Victorian wing armchair, with red upholstery and buttoned back raised on turned mahogany legs terminating in brass castors to front. Height to rear 123 cm, height to seat 43 cm, width at arms 73 cm.

Sold for £200

Lot 1337

A Victorian mahogany cylinder roll topped desk, fitted with three drawers to each pedestal and raised on a plinth. Height 117 cm, width 136.5 cm, depth 78 cm.

Sold for £190

Lot 1338

An Edwardian mahogany Bonheur du Jour writing desk, with chevron line inlay with shaped fall front superstructure with fitted interior and writing slope over drawer and slide base with sewing box on slender tapered legs and cross stretcher. Height 122 cm, width 61 cm, depth 40 cm.

Sold for £100

Lot 1339

A large late 19th/early 20th century monks bench, with panelled top, turned supports and lift top seat. Width 137 cm, depth 66 cm.

Sold for £110

Lot 1340

A pair of Arts & Crafts stained pine benches. Height 60 cm, length 182 cm, depth 41 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £300

Lot 1341

A period style circular centre/dining walnut table, having extensive foliate decoration to central bulbous pedestal and triple splay legs, height 77 cm, diameter 130 cm.

Estimated: £150 - £200

Lot 1342

A Victorian walnut armchair, with purple upholstery and deep buttoned back, with carved scroll arms. Height 92 cm, width at arms 62 cm, height at seat 38 cm.

Sold for £75

Lot 1343

A George III mahogany drop leaf supper table, with end drawer with brass knob handles, raised on a quatreform base with four downswept legs terminating in brass capped castors. Height 73 cm, width 103.5 cm, depth flaps down 58.5 cm.

Sold for £48

Lot 1344

A late 19th/early 20th century stained frame kitchen armchair, with shaped ladderback rush seats and ring turned frame (see illustration).

Sold for £35

Lot 1345

A large leather trunk. Height 31 cm, width 92 cm, depth 57 cm.

Estimated: £80 - £120

Lot 1346

A Victorian mahogany breakfront bookcase, with detachable moulded cornice above three glazed doors enclosing adjustable shelves, the base fitted with three cupboard doors flanked by corbels and raised on a plinth. Height 229 cm, width at waist 182 cm, depth 50 cm (see illustration).

Estimated: £400 - £600

Lot 1347

A pair of 19th century throne type armchairs, with Gothic tracery and pierced silhouette sides. Height to top of back 117 cm, width across front 55 cm, depth 52 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £700

Lot 1348

A set of eight 20th century period style dining chairs, having arched tops slat back with floral decoration with blue Draylon overstuffed seats and slender tapered legs and spaded feet.

Estimated: £50 - £80

Lot 1349

An early Victorian bowfronted three drawer side table, with galleried back and raised on square tapered legs. Overall height 76 cm, width 112 cm, depth 51 cm.

Sold for £90

Lot 1350

A Georgian mahogany chest on chest, with moulded cornice above four long graduated drawers to the upper section with two further drawers to the base, brass drop handles and lock escutcheons raised on bracket feet. Height 161 cm, width 114 cm, depth 56 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £680

Lot 1351

An early 19th century George III mahogany corner washstand, with raised back over fitted section with ewer and bowl, over triple drawer tier under tier with slender supports shaped further under tier and scroll legs.

Sold for £50

Lot 1352

A Victorian mahogany pedestal desk, with green tooled leather writing surface and fitted with three frieze drawers and three further drawers to each pedestal. Height 73 cm, width 127 cm, depth 90 cm. (see illustration).

Sold for £420

Lot 1353

A Victorian mahogany pedestal desk, with green tooled leather writing surface, rounded corners and moulded edge fitted with three frieze drawers and three further drawers to each pedestal. Height 76.5 cm, width 122 cm, depth 70 cm.

Estimated: £200 - £300

Lot 1354

A Victorian style gilt framed over mantle mirror, with bevelled glass the cresting rail with cherubs and scrolls. Height 169 cm, width 150 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £500

Lot 1355

A set of six Victorian salon dining chairs, having carved lunette and foliate back with scroll frame with later pink upholstered seats on ring turned front legs.

Estimated: £40 - £60

Lot 1356

A 19th century mahogany turnover tilt top rectangular card table, with baize interior raised on turned and fluted drum barrel support on four outswept legs terminating in brass lion paw and castors. 78 cm high.

Estimated: £150 - £250

Lot 1357

An Edwardian waterfall bookcase, with two inlaid drawers to the base section with brass handles. Height 103 cm, width 71 cm, depth 25 cm.

Estimated: £140 - £160

Lot 1358

A late Georgian mahogany bowfront chest of drawers, with slide, four long graduated drawers with brass drop handles, with shaped apron beneath and raised on splayed bracket feet. Height 95 cm, width 103.5 cm, depth 61 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £280

Lot 1359

A late Victorian golden oak single wardrobe, with shaped cornice and pierced heart over central mirror door flanked by Art Nouveau carved decoration to panels with drawer base and shaped supports. Height 208 cm, width 104 cm, depth 44 cm.

Sold for £220

Lot 1360

A George III longcase clock, with eight day striking movement by Peter Paulson London, with silvered brass dial, subsidiary seconds dial and date aperture with strike silent to arch, the hood with blind fretwork carving with long trunk door flanked by fluted column corners with brass capitals. Height 222 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £550

Lot 1361

A small reproduction oak dresser with delft rack, the base fitted with two drawers and two carved cupboard doors and raised on stile feet. Height 166 cm, width 107 cm, depth 33 cm.

Estimated: £300 - £400

Lot 1362

A set of nine oak frame Victorian dining chairs, having carved crest and alligator effect panelled back and seats on turned legs including armchair.

Sold for £50

Lot 1363

A 19th century oak low boy with rectangular moulded top over an arrangement of three drawers raised on cabriole legs and pad feet. 73 cm high, 87 cm wide, 48 cm deep.

Estimated: £80 - £120

Lot 1364

A late Victorian/early Edwardian mahogany bedside table, with shaped gallery pierced sections and single drawer, raised on cabriole legs. Height 86 cm, width 51 cm, depth 34 cm.

Estimated: £100 - £150

Lot 1365

A George III oak lowboy, fitted with three drawers crossbanded in mahogany and with brass drop handles with shaped apron beneath and raised on chamfered legs of rectangular section. Height 72 cm, width 81 cm, depth 49 cm.

Estimated: £200 - £300

Lot 1366

A late 18th century oak and mahogany longcase clock, with line inlay crossband decoration, brass finial and eagle swan necked top hood with reeded support pillars containing arched painted dial face depicting sailing ship and birds for G Walker (possibly Stanton), with eight day movement over rectangular reeded and shaped trunk on square base and bracket feet.

Sold for £110

Lot 1367

A good Regency mahogany sideboard, with brass gallery and with crossbanded and ebony strung edge and fitted with a series of drawers and cupboard and raised on turned legs. Height excluding gallery 89.5 cm, width 183 cm, depth 73 cm.

Estimated: £600 - £800

Lot 1368

A 19th century mahogany bowfronted dressing table, stamped W Williamson & Sons Guildford, with shallow upstand and fitted with a series of drawers with brass drop handles and raised on turned tapered reeded legs with castors. Height 82 cm, width 107 cm, depth 54 cm.

Sold for £85

Lot 1369

A pair of gilt and composition wall mirrors, the mirror arched and bevelled. Frame height 118 cm, width 60 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £350

Lot 1370

A set of six early 19th century mahogany hardwood Country Vernacular kitchen/dining chairs, having rail backs comprising five stand and one armchair with solid seats and tapered legs.

Sold for £45

Lot 1371

An 18th century oak Welsh dresser base, with rectangular top over an arrangement of five drawers raised on short cabriole style legs. 87 cm high, 190 cm wide, 49 cm deep (see illustration).

Sold for £400

Lot 1372

A Victorian walnut Davenport, with brown tooled leather writing surface to the top, satinwood fitted interior with two drawers, with a secret drawer to the side and four drawers below. Height 83 cm, width 61 cm, depth 58 cm (see illustration).

Estimated: £220 - £280

Lot 1373

A Regency rosewood turnover top tea table, with beaded edge, recessed frieze and turned column with quatreform base raised on lobed feet with castors beneath. Height 78 cm, width 93 cm, depth 45 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £140

Lot 1374

A pair of late 20th century yew wood period style bedside chests, having rushing slide and four graduated cockbeaded drawers on bracket feet. Height of each 62 cm, width 49 cm, depth 33 cm.

Sold for £140

Lot 1375

A Regency/William IV rosewood shaped worktable, with painted top opening to a fitted interior with cradle support and sliding bag and with carved column and triform base. Height 79 cm, width 50 cm, depth 40 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £170

Lot 1376

A set of eight 20th century period style dining chairs, having Prince of Wales shield backs with Regency stripe effect drop in seats on slender tapered legs in the Liberty style.

Estimated: £70 - £100

Lot 1377

A 19th century mahogany side table, of neo classical design with serpentine front and fluted frieze raised on four fluted square tapering legs. 76 cm high, 136 cm wide, 55 cm deep.

Sold for £280

Lot 1378

A Victorian carved oak hall stand, the back with eight carved panels and central mirrored panel, linen fold drawer to centre and stick stands to either side. Overall height 204 cm, width 115 cm, depth +/- 38 cm.

Estimated: £160 - £180

Lot 1379

A Regency mahogany cellarette, with caddy top beaded edge opening to interior divisions and all raised on short turned legs. Height 57 cm, width 48 cm, depth 41.5 cm.

Sold for £95

Lot 1380

A 20th century mahogany and walnut Edwardian style tabletop revolving book stand, with slat supports and turn table under. Height 31 cm, width 31 cm, depth 31 cm.

Estimated: £50 - £80

Lot 1381

A mahogany glazed display cabinet, with three doors with wooden astragals and all raised on paw feet. Height 135 cm, width 138 cm, depth 37 cm.

Sold for £120

Lot 1382

A set of four early 19th century mahogany dining chairs in the Georgian style, having ornate slat backs with wide later upholstered floral seats on square legs with blind fret decoration (see illustration).

Sold for £90

Lot 1383

An Edwardian mahogany cheval mirror, with brass finial and inlay decoration. 173 cm high.

Sold for £40

Lot 1384

An Edwardian corner shop display cabinet, with shaped apron astragal glazed door with five glazed internal shelves. Height 194.5 cm, width 79 cm, depth +/- 36 cm.

Estimated: £150 - £200

Lot 1385

An antique mahogany child's chair.

Sold for £50

Lot 1386

A Victorian rosewood gentleman's armchair, with exposed scrolling showframe upholstered in pink and beige material and raised on cabriole legs terminating in castors. Height to top of back 105 cm, width across arms 70 cm.

Estimated: £120 - £180

Lot 1387

A 19th century mahogany framed armchair of Chippendale inspired design, having later moss green upholstered back and seat with carved outswept arms square legs with blind fret decoration and fret detail.

Sold for £160

Lot 1388

An 18th century walnut chest of drawers, the rectangular top with crossbanded edge above an arrangement of three long and two short drawers raised on bracket feet. 97 cm high, 103 cm wide, 58 cm deep.

Sold for £170

Lot 1389

A pair of ornate wall hanging shelves, with arched cast iron front and wooden shelves behind. Height 135 cm, width 40.5 cm, depth 12.5 cm.

Sold for £190

Lot 1390

A set of four Victorian mahogany dining chairs with drop in seats, serpentine front rails and raised on turned legs.

Estimated: £50 - £80

Lot 1391

A 19th century mahogany twin drop flap worktable, fitted with two actual and two dummy drawers with turned column and quatreform base raised on brass paw feet. Height 71 cm, width 47 cm, depth 61 cm.

Sold for £55

Lot 1392

A George III mahogany chest on chest, the upper section with key and lined fretwork decoration over an arrangement of two short and three long drawers, the lower section with brush and slide and three long drawers raised on bracket feet (see illustration).

Sold for £170

Lot 1393

A Victorian double drop end Chesterfield settee, raised on front turned legs and with brass castors. Height 68 cm, width +/- 200 cm, height at the seat 40 cm, depth 80 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £220

Lot 1394

An 18th century oak mule chest, with moulded panels and drawers and raised on stile feet. Height 78 cm, width 140 cm, depth 51 cm.

Estimated: £150 - £200

Lot 1395

An antique carved oak cupboard, with moulded cornice and carved frieze above a pair of panelled cupboard doors, the base fitted with two further cushion moulded drawers and all raised on bulbous supports. Height 163 cm, width 133 cm, depth 51 cm.

Estimated: £120 - £180

Lot 1396

A late 18th/early 19th century oak and mahogany crossbanded Lancashire style mule chest, with five panels above three drawers with brass drop handles flanked by quarter column corners and raised on ogee moulded bracket feet. Height 84 cm, width 138 cm, depth 55.5 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £320

Lot 1397

An oak settle, with four panel linenfold rectangular back above a rectangular seat flanked by floral carved arms with scroll ends all raised on foliate carved style supports. 127 cm high, 124 cm wide, 69 cm deep.

Sold for £120

Lot 1398

A Victorian rosewood stool, with carved apron and knees on cabriole legs with scroll feet and green striped upholstery. Height 51 cm, width 45 cm, depth 45 cm (see illustration).

Estimated: £200 - £300

Lot 1399

A Victorian mahogany inverted breakfront sideboard, with rear upstand and fitted with a series of cupboards a drawer and raised on short lobed feet. Width 145 cm, depth 56 cm.

Estimated: £100 - £150

Lot 1400

A 19th century gilt painted lamp standard, with three scroll supports together with an ornate fringed shade (see illustration).

Sold for £260