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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 103

A Conta & Bohme porcelain tobacco jar and cover - Drinking Cavalier, 8.5ins high (incised 2565 to base - restored - see Horowitz, pg 127), a Continental pale blue glazed porcelain jar and cover modelled with a young child seated on a sarcophagus, 8.5ins high, and a ditto white glazed tobacco jar and cover modelled as a fisherman, 8ins high

Guide Price: £80-120

Lot 104

An Altrohlau porcelain skull pattern tobacco jar and cover, 5.5ins high (blue printed mark to base), one other ditto, 5ins high, and a painted pottery skull pattern tobacco jar and cover, 5.25ins high (former two restored - latter damaged)

Guide Price: £60-80

Lot 105

Five Continental maiolica tobacco jars and covers - Male figures wearing various headdresses, largest 5.25ins, smallest 4.75ins (some with numbers to base)

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 106

A Bernard Bloch monochrome pottery tobacco jar and cover - Bacchus head 6ins high (impressed BB392 - cracked), one other similar jar and cover - Bearded man 6.25ins high, a black glazed pottery jar and cover - Egyptian head 5ins high, and a stoneware jar and cover, 6.5ins high

Guide Price: £80-120

Lot 107

A green glazed pottery double sided tobacco jar and cover - Happy and sad face, 7.75ins high, (see Horowitz, pg 190), a Shorter & Son pottery tobacco jar and cover, 5.25ins high, a Czechoslovakian porcelain jar and cover - Man with pipe, 6.25ins high, and a yellow and brown glazed pottery tobacco jar and cover - Man with hat, 6ins high

Guide Price: £80-120

Lot 108

An Enfield Co Ltd Accrington red earthenware tobacco jar and cover - Leprechaun head, 5.75ins high (impressed mark to back), a William Thomas & Co Ltd terracotta jar and cover - "A George" - Moustached man, 6.25ins high (impressed mark to base), a terracotta tj and cover - Elderly man with hat, 6ins high, and one other pottery tobacco jar and cover - Man with cigar and peaked cap, 4.5ins high

Guide Price: £80-120

Lot 109

A Continental porcelain tobacco jar and cover - Man in barrel, 7.25ins high, a ditto - Child seated on barrel, 8ins high, a ditto - Fisherman standing by a barrel, 7ins high, a majolica tobacco jar and cover - Bearded man in barrel, 6.25ins high, and a painted pottery jar and cover - Boy with pineapple, 5.75ins high

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 110

A green glazed pottery tree trunk pattern two-handled tobacco jar and cover worded "Major J.W. Athey 1920", 8.75ins high (damaged), two F.G.W. monochromed pottery tobacco jars and covers, 7.5ins and 5.5ins high (impressed marks to bases), and three other tobacco jars and covers, various

Guide Price: £80-120

Lot 111

An F.G.W. painted pottery tobacco jar and cover moulded in relief with sea life, 6ins high (impressed mark to base), a Continental black glazed pottery tobacco jar and cover moulded in relief with classical figures, 6ins high, and four other tobacco jars and covers, various

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 112

Four Austrian pottery bell pattern tobacco jars and covers printed with figures on a green and white ground, 5.5ins high, three Continental porcelain rope and anchor pattern tobacco jars and covers, 3.25ins high, and three other jars and covers, various

Guide Price: £80-120

Lot 113

A brown glazed pottery cottage pattern tobacco jar and cover, 6.25ins x 5ins x 6ins high, and two others, 7ins x 55ins x 5.25ins high, and 9ins x 5.5ins x 7ins high

Guide Price: £70-100

Lot 114

A Royal Doulton stoneware tobacco jar and cover moulded in relief with hunting scene, 6.5ins high (impressed mark and No. 6498 to base), two other Royal Doulton stoneware tobacco jars and covers decorated with figures drinking, windmills and scene from the chase, 7ins and 4.25ins high (impressed marks to bases), and two other stoneware barrel pattern tobacco jars and covers, 4.75ins and 6.25ins high

Guide Price: £120-160

Lot 115

A Royal Doulton stoneware tobacco jar and cover painted with a landscape with a windmill, 6.5ins high (impressed mark and No. 8468 to base), and five other Royal Doulton pottery tobacco jars and covers, various

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 116

A Carlton ware green and white glazed pottery tobacco jar and cover moulded in relief with hunting scene, 6ins high (blue printed mark to base), a Copeland Spode green and white tobacco jar and cover commemorating Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee, 6ins high (cracked), a Continental porcelain hat box pattern tobacco jar and cover, 5.5ins high, and nine other tobacco jars, various

Guide Price: £120-160

Lot 117

Three James McIntyre & Co pottery spherical tobacco jars and covers decorated with various college crests, and five other similar

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 118

A Royal Doulton stoneware blue and green glazed double ended tobacco jar and cover, 11ins high (impressed mark on interior - large flake chip to one cover), a Powell of Bristol stoneware tobacco jar and cover, 15ins high, four other stoneware tobacco jars and covers, various, and a Delft jar and cover worded "Havana", 12.5ins high

Guide Price: £120-160

Lot 119

A 17th Century salt glazed stoneware "Bellarmine" wine jar moulded with a mask and oval medallion to front, 9ins high (of Low Countries origin - scar to glaze on one side and flake chip to footrim)

Guide Price: £200-300

Lot 120

An early 17th Century German salt glazed stoneware bulbous miniature wine jar with ribbed cylindrical neck, the bulbous body incised with leaf design, 5.5ins high (with various firing flaws and various old chips to rim and handle)

Guide Price: £125-160

Lot 121

A set of three 20th Century Puidgdomont maiolica graduated dishes with incised decoration of fish in green and brown on a cream ground, 13.5ins, 11.25ins and 9.75ins diameter (with incised signature mark to undersides)

Guide Price: £80-120

Lot 122

A French maiolica toad pattern spoon warmer, 8ins high

Guide Price: £70-100

Lot 123

An ancient Cypriot or Greek pottery trefoil lipped jug with strap handle, 4.75ins high

Guide Price: £60-80

Lot 124

A Studio pottery and gilt metal mounted circular two-handled bowl on moulded circular footrim, 10ins diameter x 7.25ins high

Guide Price: £80-120

Lot 125

A French pottery group - "Nelson Rides Again", 11ins high (indistinct painter's mark to underside), a Boncompair pottery ewer in the manner of Picasso, the body in the form of a female head, 11.5ins high (No. 1 of 30 - painted mark to base), a small selection of Quimper pottery, comprising - fish platter, 19.5ins x 9ins, two-handled octagonal plate, 15ins x 9.5ins, circular two bowl, 7ins diameter x 4ins high, figurative salt and pepper, each 5.75ins high, egg pattern ornament, 3ins high, and small circular weight, 1.25ins diameter, and a small selection of other pottery, various

Guide Price: £80-120

Lot 126

A pair of 19th Century Continental green glazed pottery ewers with spiral twisted handles and applied with flowerhead ornament, 16ins high (flake chips to glaze)

Guide Price: £300-400

Lot 127

A Goebel pottery figure - "Jay", 9.25ins high, an Aynsley porcelain figure - "Scops Owl", 7ins high, a Capodimonte porcelain figure - "Good Grandma", 7.5ins high, and two ditto figures - Seated Tramps, 8ins and 9ins high

Guide Price: £70-100

Lot 128

Nine Hummel pottery figures of children - Girl by a fence with a bird, 5.25ins high, a pair of children seated in fruit trees, 4.25ins high, and six others, various 5.75ins to 4.5ins high

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 129

A late 1930s/40s Goebel-Bieber terracotta wall mask - Young woman with red shawl, 13.25ins high, (impressed mark and 'Made in Vienna' and No. 291 - small chip)

Guide Price: £60-80

Lot 130

A late 18th Century French porcelain cylindrical teapot painted and decorated in gilt with swags and scattered flowers, 5ins high, with associated Chinese porcelain cover (rubbed painted mark to base), and a Meissen porcelain circular plate painted with scattered flowers, 8.75ins diameter (underglazed crossed swords mark - chipped)

Guide Price: £40-60

Lot 131

Nine French porcelain plates each painted with ballarinas, 8.75ins diameter (painted and gilt marks to back)

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 132

A pair of early 20th Century Delft single branch wall sconces of 18th Century design, each decorated with a couple in a landscape, 17ins high

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 133

An early 20th Century Delft blue and white oval plaque decorated with fishing boats, 16.5ins x 13ins, a similar smaller ditto, 14ins x 12ins, and a Continental blue and white faience oval meat plate decorated with fishermen and their catch, 18ins x 14ins (all crazed)

Guide Price: £80-120

Lot 134

A 19th Century Continental porcelain oval plaque painted with a half length portrait of a woman wearing a white veil, 3.25ins x 2.5ins, in gilt metal frame

Guide Price: £80-120

Lot 135

A pair of late 19th Century Continental porcelain and gilt metal mounted two-handled urns with fixed covers, painted with figures in a landscape on a gilt ground, 17ins high (some rubbing to decoration and mounts)

Guide Price: £120-160

Lot 136

A pair of Continental blue glazed porcelain and ormolu mounted vases of Sevres design, of slender baluster shape, 18.75ins high

Guide Price: £800-1200

Lot 137

Two 20th Century Bavarian white glazed and gilt decorated porcelain three light candelabra modelled with putti playing horns, 17ins high (green printed mark to base)

Guide Price: £70-100

Lot 138

Two Sevres porcelain plates, the centres enamelled with half length portraits - "Claude de France" and "Louise de ?" within pierced pink and gilt decorated borders, 9.5ins diameter (blue painted marks to backs and titles in gilt)

Guide Price: £80-120

Lot 139

A pair of Continental porcelain figures of a young man with a potted plant and his female companion gathering fruit, 15ins high (indistinct impressed mark to base - slight damage to one), a pair of Italian porcelain seated figures of a man and a woman, 8.5ins high, and five other Continental porcelain figures, various

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 141

A Royal Dux porcelain figure of a rock dove, 4.5ins high (pink triangle with impressed letter E and impressed number 2761 to base - worn to gilding and paintwork)

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 142

A pair of Royal Dux porcelain figures - Young man playing a mandolin and his female companion, 10ins high (impressed mark in triangle to base and Nos. 338 and 339 - neck of man repaired)

Guide Price: £80-120

Lot 143

A pair of Royal Dux porcelain figures of Eastern water carriers, 19.5ins high (pink triangle with impressed letter E and impressed numbers 1074 and 1075 respectively to bases)

Guide Price: £250-350

Lot 145

A Japanese "Satsuma" pottery baluster shaped vase decorated in colours and gilt with figures in a landscape, 4.75ins high

Guide Price: £80-120

Lot 146

A Japanese "Satsuma" baluster shaped miniature vase finely decorated in colours and gilt with a rural landscape and flowering trees, with gilt borders, 4.75ins high

Guide Price: £70-100

Lot 147

A Japanese porcelain double gourd shaped vase enamelled in colours with floral sprays within shaped panels and with geometric ornament, 10ins high (red character mark to base)

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 148

Four Japanese circular saucer shaped dishes painted in blue and green with fish, 8.5ins diameter, and a pair of Chinese blue and white cylindrical vases painted with birds perched on flowering branches, 10.25ins high (one cracked)

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 149

A Chinese porcelain square vase, two sides painted with a river landscape and two sides painted with red calligraphy, 2.5ins square x 2.5ins high (red four character mark to base)

Guide Price: £120-160

Lot 150

A pair of early 20th Century Chinese porcelain circular bowls enamelled in the "Famille Rose" palette with birds perched on flowering branches and with calligraphy, 5ins diameter x 2ins high (red painted six character mark to base)

Guide Price: £200-300

Lot 151

A 20th Century Chinese porcelain baluster shaped two-handled vase enamelled in colours with a woman and her two female attendants in a landscape, 6ins high (red character mark to base)

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 152

A Chinese blue and white porcelain bulbous vase of "17th Century Transitional" design decorated with birds and foliage, 8ins diameter x 7ins high (lacking lid and cracked to rim)

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 153

A Chinese blue and white porcelain circular bowl painted with pagodas and tree on a river bank, 7.5ins diameter x 3.5ins high Provenance : The Nanking Cargo - Christie's, lot 301

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 154

An 18th Century Chinese porcelain bulbous tankard enamelled in the "Famille Rose" palette with floral sprays, 5ins high

Guide Price: £200-250