antiques & fine art sale

20th - 22nd March 2024

Lot 1

A pair of Canton vases, 25 cm high and a matching pair of oriental tea caddies.

Sold for £50

Lot 2

A pair of antique Chinese soapstone figures. +/- 21 cm high and a pair of similar vases 15 cm high.

Not Sold

Lot 3

A Chinese bronze vase, with detachable butterfly handles the body marked with pheasant, horses etc. Height 38 cm, diameter 36 cm (see illustration).

Not Sold

Lot 4

A Chinese blue and white dish, decorated with three figures. diameter 34.5 cm, the rear decorated with bamboo.

Sold for £280

Lot 5

A Chinese octagonal plate, decorated with tree, deer and bird. diameter 33.5 cm.

Sold for £200

Lot 6

An oriental teapot, decorated with pheasants, flowers etc. Height 17 cm, together with a blue and white dish 16 cm.

Sold for £40

Lot 7

A Chinese bowl, with turquoise blue interior and blue exterior with four floral panels, with marking to the base. Height 8 cm, diameter 16.5 cm, with associated wooden stand (see illustration).

Not Sold

Lot 8

An antique yellow dish, decorated with flowers and having a six character mark to the rear. Diameter 14 cm.

Sold for £130

Lot 9

A Japanese stoneware vase, with elephant handles and character mark to the base. Height 14 cm.

Sold for £45

Lot 10

A Satsuma bucket, decorated with Samurai. Height 18 cm together with a Japanese blue and white vase decorated with flowers and sparrow. Height 21 cm.

Not Sold

Lot 11

A late 19th/early 20th century Japanese Imari porcelain charger, with pictorial polychrome decoration. Diameter 40 cm.

Sold for £55

Lot 12

A late 19th/early 20th century Japanese Imari charger, with pictorial decoration and six character Chinese mark under. Diameter 37 cm.

Sold for £65

Lot 13

A late 19th/early 20th century Japanese Imari blue and white charger, with pictorial decoration depicting birds and foliage. Diameter 45 cm.

Sold for £40

Lot 14

An early 20th century Chinese four piece Yixing clay-red terracotta tea set, with white metal mounts with decorative applique depicting mythological dragons, stamped Wen Hua Shun 190 Northgate Wei Hai Wei City to base (see illustration).

Not Sold

Lot 15

A large 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.

Not Sold

Lot 16

Two Chinese blue and white ginger jars, 12 cm and 7 cm, together with a Canton bowl, diameter 20 cm and a Satsuma vase 31 cm.

Not Sold

Lot 17

A pair of antique Chinese floral patterned dishes. Diameter 20 cm.

Sold for £220

Lot 18

An antique Chinese famille rose meat plate / ashette decorated with a Kingfisher and Wildfowl. Width 39 cm x 31.5 cm.

Sold for £140

Lot 19

Two Chinese Nanking meat plates / ashettes. Smallest width 37 cm x 28 cm, largest 42.5 cm x 34.5 cm.

Sold for £100

Lot 20

An antique Chinese embroidered tablecloth, decorated with dragons and bamboo. 135 x 137 cm.

Not Sold

Lot 21

A pair of Kutani vases, decorated with birds to include peacocks, pheasants, geese and with nine character mark to the base of each. Height 17 cm.

Sold for £45

Lot 22

A Kutani Koro censer incense burner, decorated with flowers and birds and the top with a dragon with two handles on either side and raised on bamboo effect feet and with five character mark to the base. Overall height 26 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £70

Lot 23

Two Chinese blue and white ginger jars, another smaller, a blue and white jar (missing lid) and another lidded together with a soapstone figure of Guan Yin and monkey. Tallest 25 cm.

Sold for £38

Lot 24

A large Chinese carved hardwood floor screen stand. Height 79 cm, width 94 cm, depth 52 cm.

Not Sold

Lot 25

WITHDRAWN - A Chinese bronze bowl on stand, together with a brass framed mirror. Bowl diameter 30 cm

Not Sold

Lot 26

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

Sold for £100

Lot 27

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

Not Sold

Lot 28

A Chinese porcelain tiled screen, circa 19th century with forty seven panels. Height 81 cm and each panel having a width of 17 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £1900

Lot 29

A pair of Chinese blue and white dishes, decorated to the centre with a pair of female figures, each marked to the underside with a double blue circle and six character mark, with Chenghua mark circa 18th century. Height 3 cm, diameter 16.5 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £380

Lot 30

A Chinese blue and white two handled lidded bowl. Overall height 9.5 cm, diameter excluding handles +/- 15 cm.

Sold for £280

Lot 31

Two Oriental blue and white vases, decorated with birds and flowers, each with double blue circular mark to the base. Height +/- 19 cm.

Sold for £800

Lot 32

Two Chinese blue and white vases, first with panels decorated with figures and floral sprays and an Artemisia leaf mark to the base, height 15 cm, together with another vase with silver coloured top. Height 17 cm.

Sold for £350

Lot 33

A Chinese trinket dish, with floral spray decoration. Height +/- 4.5 cm, diameter 9.5 cm, together with a bowl. Height 9.5 cm, diameter 12.5 cm and a blue and white vessel with wooden lid. Height including lid 11 cm, diameter +/- 8 cm.

Sold for £75

Lot 34

A 20th century Chinese hardstone or jade lidded pot, with carved dragons heads and integral rings, raised on a black glass stand. Overall height including stand 38 cm, width +/- 32 cm.

Not Sold

Lot 35

A set of eight Chinese horses, in the manner of Emperor Wang Mu, with gold splash decoration and raised on wooden bases. The galloping horse on stand 7 cm in height, 11 cm nose to tail (see illustration).

Sold for £170

Lot 36

A Chinese hardwood walking stick, with dragon handle and shaft decorated with mother of pearl inlay. Length 97 cm.

Sold for £260

Lot 37

A 20th century Chinese painted and carved cabinet, the top with carved dragon decoration above two pairs of cupboard doors decorated with deer, elephant and tiger, the side with floral decoration. Height 51 cm, width 60 cm, depth 30 cm.

Sold for £75

Lot 38

A Kutani eggshell octagonal vase, decorated with bridges houses and figures, with nine character marks to the base. Height 30 cm.

Sold for £20

Lot 39

A Kutani Koro, the lid with lion finial and the body decorated with fans and peacocks, raised on three elephant's head feet. Height 21 cm (AF).

Sold for £25

Lot 40

A Japanese woodblock Kabuki Drama Nasuno Yoichi, with label to the rear stating "Originated by Sadanobu Hasegawa" depicting a Samurai Warrior. 25 x 17.5 cm, framed and mounted (see illustration).

Not Sold

Lot 41

A Japanese woodblock print, labelled to the rear "Ukikusa by Toshinobu". 19 x 29 cm, framed (see illustration).

Not Sold

Lot 42

An oriental dish with shaped edge, decorated with flowers, foliage and butterfly. Height 4 cm, diameter 18.5 cm.

Sold for £25

Lot 43

Gambaro & Poggi Murano Italy glass duck, infused with gold flecks and signed to the base. Height 32 cm.

Sold for £130

Lot 44

Gambaro & Poggi Murano Italy glass duck, infused with gold flecks and signed to the base. Height 19 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £110

Lot 45

Gambaro & Poggi Murano Italy glass duck, infused with gold flecks and signed to the base. Height 23.5 cm.

Sold for £130

Lot 46

Gisele Buthod Garcon (born 1954), a Raku studio pottery bowl and stand, both impressed to the underside GBG*. Overall height 18.5 cm, the bowl diameter +/- 27 cm, the stand width +/- 32 cm, depth 39 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £120

Lot 47

A Victorian part dessert service in the Ridgway style, with gilt decorated floral plates and a bowl (5 pieces), plate diameter 23 cm.

Not Sold

Lot 48

A quantity of Art Deco Crown Devon ware (6), and a Wadeheath parrot handled jug. Tallest 23 cm.

Not Sold

Lot 49

An Edward VIII Coronation biscuit barrel, and a quantity of Shelley and other Coronation souvenir wares.

Not Sold

Lot 50

A Victorian 1897 commemorative beaker, and a George VI Aynsley two handled goblet to commemorate The Coronation of King George VI. Tallest 11 cm.

Sold for £60

Lot 51

A quantity of antique dinnerware with cobalt blue and ornate decoration, possibly Spode, serving dishes, sauce boat on stand, plates etc (35 pieces) (see illustration).

Not Sold

Lot 52

A set of twelve vintage fleur de lis patterned wine glasses. 12.5 cm high.

Sold for £40

Lot 53

Four Crown Devon musical mugs, John Peel, Daisy Bell A Bicycle Made For Two and On Ilkley Moor.

Sold for £55

Lot 54

Five Crown Devon musical tankards, Widdicombe Fair, John Peel and Daisy Bell A Bicycle Made For Two.

Not Sold

Lot 55

A Royal Doulton hunting scene footed bowl, "Posts & Rails". 20 cm diameter, 9.5 cm high, together with a Staffordshire flat backed figure of Albert, 24 cm high and a lidded Aynsley Orchard Gold pot.

Not Sold

Lot 56

A Crown Devon musical jug, Daisy Bell A Bicycle Made For Two, 20 cm high.

Not Sold

Lot 57

An antique oriental blue and white charger, depicting birds amongst foliage. 36 cm diameter.

Sold for £260

Lot 58

A quantity of Victorian dinnerware, in green floral transfer ware pattern including tureens, ashettes, plates and gravy boat (24).

Not Sold

Lot 59

A Royal Albert Old Country Roses tea set, including teapot, six place settings (14 pieces).

Sold for £35

Lot 60

A vintage floral Czechoslovakian porcelain tea service, twelve place settings (38 pieces).

Sold for £65

Lot 61

Antique Imari pattern twenty four piece tea set, possibly Crown Derby.

Sold for £45

Lot 62

A pair of Royal Worcester slender vases, with flared lip and hand painted with floral sprays with green printed mark beneath and pattern No. 1015. Height 24 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £75

Lot 63

Two Royal Worcester vessels, one decorated with a blue tit another with a robin and together with a flat back jug. Tallest 13 cm.

Sold for £75

Lot 64

A Royal Worcester reticulated vase, with cover together with a small pin dish and cover. Tallest 12 cm.

Not Sold

Lot 65

A Royal Doulton ware leaf patterned fruit bowl, with impressed marks. Diameter 23 cm, height 9.5 cm.

Sold for £32

Lot 66

A 19th century Prattware tazza, decorated with The Hop Queen by F Witherington RA. Diameter 24 cm and another with classical ruins.

Not Sold

Lot 67

An early 19th century Staffordshire figure, draped cherub together with a continental figure group, an equestrian figure and three further small figures. Tallest 24 cm.

Sold for £30

Lot 68

A collection of three commemorative mugs, a cup, a jester tobacco jar and collection of Wemyss style miniatures. Tallest 13 cm.

Not Sold

Lot 69

A Coalport Spanish lace patterned dinner and tea service, comprising 12 soup bowls and saucers, 6 large plates, 6 dessert plates, 10 side plates, 16 small side plates, coffeepot and extra lid, 2 sugar pots, 2 milk jugs, cream jug, gravy boat and saucer, 14 tea cups and saucers and 18 coffee cups and saucers (see illustration).

Not Sold

Lot 70

A suite of Thomas Webb cut glass, comprising 12 large goblets, 6 medium goblets, 14 slightly smaller goblets, 6 sherry glasses of similar form and 10 whisky glasses and water jug, with receipt from August 1970 £81 and 6 shillings (see illustration).

Sold for £170

Lot 71

A Rosenthal Bjorn Wiinblad plate, decorated with a cockerel. diameter 32.5 cm.

Sold for £45

Lot 72

A Foresters Phoenix Ware mid century plate, decorated with flowers and pheasant. diameter 29.5 cm.

Sold for £48

Lot 73

A Ruskin pottery vase, in a mottled blue glaze, with impressed marks to the bottom Ruskin 1927 England. Height 6.5 cm, diameter 18 cm.

Sold for £28

Lot 74

A Loetz style iridescent glass vase, with snake decoration. Height 8.5 cm.

Sold for £32

Lot 75

Susie Cooper for Grays Pottery, an Art Deco coffee pot decorated in bands of black, yellow and orange. Height 20 cm, together with a flower storage jar decorated in the same pattern. Height 18 cm.

Sold for £42

Lot 76

A Shelley Art Deco Vogue pattern coffee pot, together with three cups, saucers and sugar bowl, the coffee pot with Registered Design No. 756588 and with painted mark 11791 4. Height 17 cm.

Sold for £280

Lot 77

Nine collectors plates, to include an oriental blue and white pearlware plate, diameter 23 cm, two early Willow pattern plates, two Chamberlain New Bond Street, two armorial plates with motto Virtutis Armore, Royal Worcester plate etc.

Sold for £18

Lot 78

Nineteen Venetian glass sweets, various colours and styles.

Sold for £42

Lot 79

A William Moorcroft Iris patterned vase, signed WM to the base and with impressed Moorcroft Made in England and W Moorcroft potter to the late Queen Mary label. Height 14 cm.

Sold for £85

Lot 80

A Moorcroft anemone patterned vase, with various painted and impressed marks to the bottom. Height 14 cm.

Sold for £70

Lot 81

A pair of late 19th century Bohemian blue glass vases, with enamel decoration and gilding. Height 14.5 cm.

Sold for £40

Lot 82

A Dennis Mann etched glass plate, depicting a nude female figure seated on an armchair in front of a window. Diameter 25 cm. Note: The plate is not signed but was purchased directly from the artist by the vendor (see illustration).

Not Sold

Lot 83

William Moorcroft a pomegranate two handled vase, with signature to the base, also stamped Moorcroft Made In England. Height 18 cm, diameter excluding handles 17.5 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £200

Lot 84

A set of six teacups and saucers, decorated in white blue and gilt decoration with matching cream jug, together with two continental plates decorated with cherubs and a jug decorated with pheasants.

Sold for £240

Lot 85

Royal Crown Derby vine patterned plate. Diameter 26 cm and signed F Garnett together with four bowls, diameter 21 cm.

Sold for £35

Lot 86

Five botanical plates, decorated with various flowers with a green and gilt border. Diameter 23 cm.

Sold for £15

Lot 87

A pair of Sudlow Art Deco pottery jugs, depicting crinoline ladies. Height 29 cm.

Sold for £25

Lot 88

A pair of studio pottery jugs, with green starburst drip glaze decoration, marked to the base R.O Freeborn. Each measures 32 cm high.

Not Sold

Lot 89

A vintage porcelain lamp base depicting cherubs, with brass oil burner fittings. 44 cm high.

Not Sold

Lot 90

A cut glass ice bucket, with silver plated rim and a set of silver plated claw handed sugar tongs. Ice bucket measures height 13 cm to rim.

Sold for £32

Lot 91

A 19th century Derby mug of large form, together with a Chinese mug, two Royal Doulton stag hunting mugs and a continental dish with floral and gilt decoration.

Not Sold

Lot 92

A part tea set in the manner of Derby, comprising milk jug, sugar basin, nine saucers, seven tea cups and three coffee cans (see illustration).

Not Sold

Lot 93

A part tea set in the manner of Derby, decorated in floral and gilt design, comprising two large dishes diameter 21.5 cm, six saucers, seven tea cups and eight coffee cans.

Sold for £80

Lot 94

An Irish glass decanter, possibly early 19th century, Cork with engraved decoration and initialled IW. Height 26 cm.

Sold for £60

Lot 95

A paperweight of typical form. Height +/- 5 cm, diameter +/- 6.5 cm.

Not Sold

Lot 96

A Studio pottery vase, with crackle glaze. Height 17.5 cm.

Not Sold

Lot 97

Five Naples porcelain cherub musician figures. Height +/- 11 cm together with two continental figures of children with baskets. Height +/- 13 cm 97).

Sold for £70

Lot 98

A Lladro figure, Spring Breeze, height 36 cm and a Wedgwood Ferrara blue and white patterned bowl.

Not Sold

Lot 99

Two 19th century porcelain Derby figures, emblematic modelled as Laughter and Sadness. Height 10 cm (see illustration).

Not Sold

Lot 100

A 19th century pottery tobacco jar, modelled as a lidded sailor in the Conta Boehme style and a pair of 19th century Staffordshire pottery figures modelled as couple with exotic birds.

Sold for £60