Auctioneers, Valuers of Fine art,
Antiques & Collectors Items

Tuesday, May 24 2011

Two Day Sale of Fine Art, Antiques and Collectables

Viewing Saturday 10am-4pm, Sunday 12pm-4pm, Monday 10am-7pm immediately prior to sale. Open on mornings of sale (Tuesday and Wednesday) from 8.30am until 10am for viewing. Sale starts promptly at 10am each day. Please remember that if you want to leave a commission bid or bid by telephone we need all instructions by Monday 6.30pm before sale.

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Lot 1

A Royal Doulton porcelain figure of "Jack Point" designed by C.J. Noke - Standing figure of a Minstrel in heraldic dress, 16.25ins high (green printed mark to base - thought to be HN99 - introduced 1918 and withdrawn 1938)

Guide Price: £1500-2000

Lot 2

A Royal Doulton porcelain figure - "St. George" designed by Stanley Thorogood - St. George seated on a horse decorated with heraldic drapes, 15.5ins high (HN2067 - with full green printed mark to base, and marked "Potted by Doulton & Co Ltd", bearing decorator's initials "PC" - model introduced 1950 - withdrawn 1979)

Guide Price: £700-1000

Lot 4

Two Royal Doulton bone china figures - "Sweet Lavender" 9.5ins high (HN1372) and "The Old Balloon Seller" 7.75ins high (HN1315)

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 5

Four Royal Doulton bone china figures - "Lady Charmian" 8ins high (HN1949), "The Ermine Coat" 6.75ins high (HN1981), "Esmeralda" 5.75ins high (HN2168), and "A Gentleman from Williamsburg" 6.25ins high (HN2227), and a Royal Worcester bone china figure modelled by F.G. Doughty - "Grandmother's Dress" 6.5ins high (3081)

Guide Price: £200-300

Lot 6

A Royal Doulton "Blue Children" pottery oval plaque decorated with a mother and child in a meadow, 14ins x 11ins (unmarked - impressed No.53 and decorator's mark to reverse), in modern gilt moulded frame

Guide Price: £200-300

Lot 7

A Royal Doulton "Blue Children" pottery oval plaque decorated with a mother and child in Edwardian dress, 14ins x 11ins (apparently unmarked), contained in modern gilt moulded frame

Guide Price: £200-300

Lot 8

A Royal Doulton "Blue Children" pottery bulbous jardiniere, the exterior decorated with three small children huddled together in a wooded landscape, 10ins diameter x 9.25ins high (printed mark in green to base - base with hairline crack and small flake chip to rim)

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 9

A Royal Doulton "Blue Children" pottery tapered vase with bulbous base decorated with a child picking flowers within gilt footrim, 10.25ins high (green printed mark to base - rim extensively restored)

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 10

A Royal Doulton "Blue Children" pottery cylindrical vase with bulbous neck and flared rim decorated with two young children looking into a hole in a tree, with gilt rim and footrim, 10.5ins high (green printed mark to base, impressed L7788 - rim restored in several places)

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 11

A Royal Doulton "Blue Children" pottery baluster shaped vase decorated with a young woman in a winter landscape with gilt rim, 17.75ins high (green printed mark to base and No. L889)

Guide Price: £300-400

Lot 12

A Royal Doulton blue and white pottery bulbous jug decorated with central band of children looking over a wall within stylised swag and floral borders and gilt rim, 6.75ins high (blue printed mark to base and No. 12/11 - thought to date circa 1904)

Guide Price: £200-300

Lot 13

A pair of Doulton Lambeth stoneware vases decorated by Hannah Barlow and Frank Butler with band incised with deer and stag within stylised floral and strapwork borders, 12.25ins high (impressed marks to base - No. 4320 and incised decorators marks)

Guide Price: £600-800

Lot 14

A pair of Royal Doulton "Slaters Patent" stoneware vases painted with flowers on a textured ground within a mottled green and brown border, 11.25ins high (impressed marks and No. 1674 and painted mark X5336 to base)

Guide Price: £80-120

Lot 15

A pair of Royal Doulton stoneware baluster shaped vases decorated in lilac and green with stylised floral and leaf design, 10.5ins high (impressed mark to bases and each No. 10292 and 7903 - one with flake chips under footrim)

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 16

A pair of Doulton Lambeth stoneware vases decorated by Annie Gentle with stylised leaf ornament on a blue/white ground, 7.25ins high (impressed and incised marks to base and dated 1879 - one chipped)

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 17

A Doulton Lambeth stoneware beer jug moulded in relief with a band of figures and worded "At the End of a Fray and the Beginning of a Feast makes a bad Soldier and a Keen Guest", 10.5ins high (impressed mark to base), and three Doulton stoneware tankards moulded in relief with figures drinking and smoking and scenes from the chase, 5.5ins high (impressed marks to each)

Guide Price: £200-300

Lot 18

A Doulton Lambeth stoneware beer jug, moulded in relief with stylised heads surrounded by moralising sentiments, 7.25ins high (impressed mark and No.1884 to base)

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 19

A Doulton Lambeth stoneware jug with silver rim moulded in relief with cricketers, the handle moulded with cricket motifs, 9.25ins high (impressed mark, diamond registration mark and date 1882 to base, silver hallmarked Sheffield 1882)

Guide Price: £600-800

Lot 20

A Doulton Lambeth stoneware "Blackjack" jug with silver mounts, worded to sides with "The Landlord's Caution", 7.75ins high, London 1890 (impressed mark and No. 283 to base)

Guide Price: £80-120

Lot 21

A Doulton Lambeth stoneware baluster shaped jug decorated in brown and white with applied leaf ornament, 9.5ins high (impressed mark to base), a ditto jut with plated mount moulded in relief with figures drinking, trees and windmills and scenes from the chase, 8.5ins high, and a selection of other similar Doulton stoneware (all with impressed marks)

Guide Price: £120-160

Lot 22

A small Doulton Lambeth stoneware tea kettle of Japanese design moulded in relief with figures taking tea, 4.75ins high (impressed mark and No. 1478 to base)

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 23

A Doulton Lambeth stoneware tankard moulded in relief with "Tom The Piper's Son", 4ins high (impressed mark to base and No. 8165 - produced for Ind Coope & Co Ltd)

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 24

A Doulton Lambeth two tone salt glazed spirit flask modelled as "Arthur Balfour", complete with silver peaked cap stopper, 7.25ins high (impressed mark to base - silver cap by A.C. and hallmarked London 1910 - minor chips to rim)

Guide Price: £200-300

Lot 25

A Royal Doulton Kings ware "Watchman" pattern flask, 10.5ins high (black printed mark to base), and a Doulton Lambeth stoneware jug with band moulded in relief with Egyptian figures and with Egyptian head to spout, 8.5ins high (impressed mark and No. 3191 to base)

Guide Price: £120-160

Lot 26

A 19th Century pottery circular Pilgrims Flask, the front and back painted with floral spray, the front dated "1830", 7ins high, and an 18th Century green glass square spirit bottle, 9.75ins high (cracked)

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 27

A McIntyre Moorcroft pottery two-handled bulbous vase decorated with Bara ware design, 7.75ins high (brown McIntyre mark to base, painted signature for William Moorcroft and red painted No. M2635)

Guide Price: £300-400

Lot 28

A late 19th Century MacIntyre pottery "Aurelian Ware" salad bowl and pair of salad servers with plated rim and mounts, the exterior moulded in relief with leafage and decorated in colours and gilt with floral ornament, bowl 9ins diameter x 4.75ins high (brown printed James MacIntyre & Co mark to base and Rd. No. 186895)

Guide Price: £200-300

Lot 29

A Moorcroft pottery vase decorated with "Hibiscus" design on a green toned ground, 12.5ins high (impressed mark and painted initials to base)

Guide Price: £200-300

Lot 30

A Moorcroft pottery circular saucer shaped bowl decorated with iris and other flowers on a green ground, 10ins diameter x 2.25ins high (impressed mark with painted initials to base)

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 31

A Carter, Stabler Adams Ltd Poole pottery vase decorated in colours with flowerheads and leaves, 10ins high (impressed mark to base and painted initials RO)

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 32

A 1960s Poole pottery jug decorated with flowers on an off-white ground, 5.25ins high (impressed mark and monogram ED to base - crazed to glaze)

Guide Price: £70-100

Lot 33

A pair of Clarice Cliff Bizarre pottery "Pansies" pattern vases, 5.75ins high (black printed marks to bases - one with star crack to base)

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 34

A Clarice Cliff Bizzare pottery "Marguerite" pattern part tea-for-two service, comprising - teapot, milk jug, sugar basin (chipped and cracked), two cups (one cracked), two saucers and one plate (8 pieces)

Guide Price: £120-160

Lot 36

A Beswick pottery figure of a Dachshund, 10.5ins high (black printed mark to base)

Guide Price: £70-100

Lot 37

A Burmantofts pottery bulbous vase decorated in the "Isnik" manner with flowers, 10.75ins high (neck possibly ground - impressed mark to base, painted design No. 23 and No. 389 in an oval)

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 38

A C.H. Brannam of Barum blue glazed pottery bird pattern jug, 7.75ins high (impressed mark to base), a green glazed pottery dragon pattern teapot, 6.5ins high, a blue glazed pottery vase decorated with a band of fish and a band of geometric ornament, 10.5ins high, and a modern Chinese porcelain blue and white vase and cover, 15ins high

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 39

A Victorian treacle glazed "Barge Ware" tea kettle and stand, 9.25ins high (chipped), four Royal Doulton pottery character jugs - "Mr Pickwick" 6ins high, "Sairey Gamp" 6.25ins high, "Auld Mac Bang Went Saxpence" 6.5ins high, and "Old Charley" 5.75ins high, two Doulton "Toby" jugs and a pair of Doulton candlesticks, various

Guide Price: £120-160

Lot 40

A green and blue salt glazed stoneware teapot by Jane Hamlyn, 5ins high, and matching milk jug, 4ins high (with impressed mark) and a small selection of other Studio pottery, various

Guide Price: £70-100

Lot 41

Clive Soord - a modern stoneware figure of a dragon emerging from an egg, 6.5ins high, and a similar ditto of a seated dragon, 4.25ins high

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 42

A Troika pottery white and brown glazed ashtray, 9.25ins square x 3.5ins high (painted mark to base - see Perrott "Troika Ceramics of Cornwall", pg 112)

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 43

A pair of late 19th Century Staffordshire pottery figures of spaniels with brown splash decoration, 7.75ins high, and a Staffordshire pottery gatehouse pattern ornament, 6.5ins high (latter restored)

Guide Price: £70-100

Lot 44

Two 19th Century Staffordshire pottery figures of seated dogs decorated with brown splash ornament, 5.5ins high, and one other similar, 9ins high (cracked)

Guide Price: £70-100

Lot 45

A late 18th/early 19th Century Staffordshire pearlware figure - "Plenty" - Seated figure of a putti with bocage, 5.75ins high (slight damage)

Guide Price: £300-400

Lot 46

A 19th Century Staffordshire pottery figure of a gentleman wearing a black hat and a pink cape, 7.5ins high, a Meissen porcelain tea caddy and cover decorated with flowers, 3.75ins high (blue crossed swords mark to base), and one other Continental porcelain bottle and cover painted with flowers and decorated in gilt, 5.25ins high (gilding rubbed)

Guide Price: £70-100

Lot 47

An early 19th Century Staffordshire pottery "Tithe Pig" group depicting a parson and a couple holding a baby with animals and eggs to foreground, 6.75ins high (circa 1820 - leafage chipped and slight flaking to enamel) Provenance: Peppercorn Antiques, Wisteria Cottage, Hennock, Bovey Tracey, Devon TQ13 0EU, purchased 21st November 1990, and The Canterbury Auction Galleries - Auction 22nd September 2009, Lot 36

Guide Price: £200-300

Lot 48

A 19th Century Staffordshire pottery "Tithe Pig" spill vase group, 8.25ins high (top section extensively restored), a Staffordshire pottery figure of a cherub holding a basket of flowers, 5.75ins high, and a Staffordshire pottery castle pattern spill vase, 8ins high

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 49

Five 19th Century ironstone china octagonal jugs, printed and decorated in the Imari palette, with flowers and with serpent pattern handles, 7ins high, 6.5ins high, 6.25ins high, 5.75ins high, 5.75ins high, and one other similar jug, 6.5ins high

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 50

A 19th Century "Gaudy Welsh" pottery teapot painted with yellow and red tulips within blue and gilt borders, 7.5ins high, a matching sugar basin, 7.75ins x 3ins high, and a large selection of other Gaudy Welsh pottery teawares

Guide Price: £120-160

Lot 51

A 19th Century "Gaudy Welsh" pottery teapot painted with pink flowers within shaped panels and on a blue and gilt ground, 5.5ins high, a similarly decorated teacup, saucer, plate 8.25ins diameter, and two handled plate 9ins diameter, and a large selection of other Gaudy Welsh teawares various

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 52

Four 19th Century "Gaudy Welsh" pottery seven sided jugs decorated with Cambrian Rose pattern No. N08, two at 9ins high, 7.5ins high and 6.5ins high, and seven other Gaudy Welsh pottery jugs, various

Guide Price: £120-160