Auctioneers, Valuers of Fine art,
Antiques & Collectors Items

Tuesday, July 10 2012

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 174 SOLD FOR: £ 230

After Andrew Carrick G.S.W. - Oil painting - "Cromwell at Dunbar", board 12ins x 16ins, in moulded gilt frame and glazed

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 175 SOLD FOR: £ 320

E.G.P. (?) - Oil painting - Coastal scene of Cowes with sailing barges and a paddle steamer (old repairs), 18.25ins x 29ins, indistinctly signed, in modern frame

Guide Price: £200-300

Lot 176

Robert Bridgehouse (19th Century British) - Oil painting - "Lake scene", canvas 20ins x 25ins, inscribed verso, in elaborate moulded gilt frame Note : A label fixed to the stretcher states "Exhibition of Great Britain. 6th Season. December Drawing 1882"

Guide Price: £350-500

Lot 177

Dale Goffe (20th Century) - Oil painting - Fishing vessel in choppy seas, board 30ins x 39ins, indistinctly signed and dated 1968, in plain gilt frame

Guide Price: £100-120

Lot 178

19th century English school - Oil painting - Study of three sisters in a landscape, panel 36ins x 27.75ins, in gilt moulded frame

Guide Price: £700-1000

Lot 179

Attributed to Herbert Hughes-Stanton (1870-1937) - Oil painting - Moorland scene, canvas 25ins x 30ins, in gilt moulded frame Provenance: By repute from vendor, this unsigned work was purchased from a member of the Hughes-Stanton family

Guide Price: £500-700

Lot 180

Jules Lessores (1849-1892) - Oil painting - Still life study - Bowl of mixed flowers, board 19.5ins x 23.5ins, signed, in gilt moulded frame and glazed

Guide Price: £300-400

Lot 181

19th Century English School - Oil painting - Still life study with fruit, canvas 10ins x 12ins, with monogram and dated 1888, in gilt moulded frame

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 182

Michelangelo Meucci (1840-1909) - Two oil paintings - Still lives each depicting two differing dead birds hung on a wooden board, oval card panel 8.5ins x 6.75ins, both signed and dated 1873 and 1874, and inscribed "Firenze", in gilt reeded frames and glazed (frames somewhat damaged)

Guide Price: £300-400

Lot 183

J. Ellenshaw (20th Century British) - Oil painting - Still life of flowers, canvas 24ins x 30ins, signed, in gilt moulded frame

Guide Price: £250-350

Lot 184 SOLD FOR: £ 420

19th Century - Oil painting - "Jesus Falls the Second Time with His Cross", on tooled gilt ground, metal panel 32.25ins x 21.75ins, in heavy oak frame of Gothic design

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 185

William Dalglish (1860-1909) - Oil painting - Coastal estuary, panel 8ins x 11ins, signed, in gilt moulded frame

Guide Price: £400-600

Lot 186 SOLD FOR: £ 2500

19th Century English School - Pair of oil paintings - Marine scenes with barge and sailing boats in choppy seas off coast, relined canvases 12ins x 20ins, both indistinctly signed, in gilt moulded leaf and floral frames

Guide Price: £2500-3500

Lot 187

J. Ewbank (19th century British) - Oil painting - "Taymouth Ancient Castle" - Looking across Loch Tay towards the ruined castle, panel 9.5ins x 13ins, in rosewood veneered frame and gilt slip

Guide Price: £200-300

Lot 188 SOLD FOR: £ 90

William Grant Stevenson (1849-1919) - Oil painting - "A Young Highlander" - Highland cow and calf, board 8.5ins x 13ins, signed, with title to reverse (paint surface cracked), in gilt moulded frame

Guide Price: £70-100

Lot 189 SOLD FOR: £ 160

Matthew Alexander (20th Century British) - Two oil paintings - "Early Morning Kingsgate Bay" and "Grove Ferry" (signed and 1981) each 7ins x 14ins and both in modern frames

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 190 SOLD FOR: £ 1800

Frank Mura (born 1861) - Oil painting - Open landscape with two working horses to foreground in a rural landscape, canvas 28ins x 39.5ins, signed in black, in ornate gilt moulded frame

Guide Price: £1200-1600

Lot 191 SOLD FOR: £ 320

William Eric Thorp (1901-1933) - Oil painting - "Barges at Pinmill", board 14ins x 18.5ins, signed, in grey painted, moulded and swept frame Note: Label to reverse with title of work, artists full name, original price of

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 192 SOLD FOR: £ 340

Carl Jacob Lindstrom (1801-1846) - Oil painting - Interior cottage scene with figures, canvas 22.5ins x 18.5ins, signed (unframed)

Guide Price: £300-400

Lot 193

Arthur Allom (1820-circa 1895) after Thomas Allom (1804-1872) - Oil painting - View of the interior of Toledo Cathedral, canvas 26ins x 37ins, signed and dated 1874, in later gilt moulded frame

Guide Price: £2000-3000

Lot 194 SOLD FOR: £ 1650

18th Century Northern European School - Oil painting - Landscape showing country house, trees, figures and river to foreground, oval canvas 28ins x 22ins (canvas slightly marked, lifting from stretcher and paint lifting to lower margin), contained in gilt oval moulded frame with bead ornament to inner frame

Guide Price: £1000-1500

Lot 195 SOLD FOR: £ 270

George Paice (1854-1925) - Oil painting - "Bourton Hill" - Portrait of a standing racehorse, canvas 20ins x 27ins, in moulded gilt frame (painting restored and relined)

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 196

After Thomas Sidney Cooper (1803-1902) - Oil painting - Three sheep in a Canterbury meadow with cattle to background, Windsor & Newton prepared wooden panel, 9ins x 12.25ins, bears signature "T. Sidney Cooper" in modern gilt moulded and swept frame Note: Previously sold at The Canterbury Auction Galleries, April 16th 2002, lot number 122

Guide Price: £800-1200

Lot 197

Thomas Sidney Cooper (1803-1902) - Oil painting - "Cattle in a Water Meadow" - Five cows on a bank, relined canvas 26ins x 38ins, signed T. Sidney Cooper R.A. and dated 1890 to lower right corner, and signed to stretcher on reverse above red Vernon Holme seal, in modern gilt moulded frame

Guide Price: £8000-12000

Lot 198 SOLD FOR: £ 500

Arthur William Head (1861-1930) - Oil painting - "An Old Mill, Surrey", canvas 25ins x 30ins, signed, in gilt moulded and swept frame (canvas with some wear to paint surface and minor moulding damage to frame) Provenance: Direct descent from artist to vendor, who is the artists grandson

Guide Price: £300-500

Lot 199

Arthur William Head (1861-1930) - Two oil paintings - "An Old Barn, Mitcham" and "A Sketch on Blackheath", both on mahogany panels, 13.5ins x 10ins and 13ins x 9.5ins respectively, both signed, in modern gilt frames, the latter glazed Provenance: Direct descent from artist to vendor, who is the artists grandson

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 200 SOLD FOR: £ 120

Arthur William Head (1861-1930) - Oil painting - "The Old Powder Mill, Mitcham", canvas 17ins x 11.5ins, signed, in gilt moulded frame Provenance: Direct descent from artist to vendor, who is the artists grandson

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 201 SOLD FOR: £ 110

Arthur William Head (1861-1930) - Oil painting - "Corfe Castle, Dorset", wooden panel 13.5ins x 9.5ins, signed in gilt moulded frame and glazed Provenance: Direct descent from artist to vendor, who is the artists grandson

Guide Price: £120-160

Lot 202 SOLD FOR: £ 110

Arthur William Head (1861-1930) - Oil painting - "Windmill at Sunset", canvas 17ins x 11.5ins, signed, in gilt moulded frame and glazed Provenance: Direct descent from artist to vendor, who is the artists grandson

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 203

Arthur William Head (1861-1930) - Watercolour - "Corfe Castle, Dorset", 13.5ins x 9.5ins, signed, in gilt moulded frame and glazed Provenance: Direct descent from artist to vendor, who is the artists grandson

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 204 SOLD FOR: £ 140

Arthur William Head (1861-1930) - Watercolour - "Old Castle Gates" 13.5ins x 9.5ins, signed, in gilt moulded frame and glazed Provenance: Direct descent from artist to vendor, who is the artists grandson

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 205

Arthur William Head (1861-1930) - Two watercolours - "An Old Road, Winchelsea Marshes" and "Country Landscape", 13.5ins x 9.5ins, both signed, the former apparently painted circa 1928, both in gilt moulded frames and glazed Provenance: Direct descent from artist to vendor, who is the artists grandson

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 206 SOLD FOR: £ 90

Arthur William Head (1861-1930) - Four watercolours - "An Old Track, possibly Winchelsea", Country landscape with cows to foreground, "Ypres Tower, Rye" and "The Old College, Bromley", 11ins x 19ins, 6.5ins x 9.5ins, 9.5ins x 14ins and 7.5ins x 12.5ins respectively, all signed and in gilt moulded frames and glazed Provenance: Direct descent from artist to vendor, who is the artists grandson

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 207 SOLD FOR: £ 350

Arthur William Head (1861-1930) - Oil painting - Shamley Green, Surrey (possibly the Red Lion or the Brickmakers Arms), canvas 36ins x 60ins, signed, in gilt moulded frame and glazed (extensive moulding damage to frame) Provenance: Direct descent from artist to vendor, who is the artists grandson

Guide Price: £400-600

Lot 210 SOLD FOR: £ 1100

David Cox (1783-1859) - Watercolour - Wooded valley landscape with gnarled tree to foreground and cattle in meadow to middle distance, 15.25ins x 26.5ins, bears signature and date 1856, in gilt frame and glazed Note: Previously sold at The Canterbury Auction Galleries, April 16th 2002, lot number 131

Guide Price: £800-1200

Lot 211 SOLD FOR: £ 210

Edmund Morrison Wimperis (1835-1900) - Watercolour - Flock of sheep in a moorland landscape with trees to left foreground, 14ins x 24ins, signed with initials and dated '96, in gilt frame and glazed Note: Previously sold at The Canterbury Auction Galleries, April 16th 2002, lot number 139

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 212 SOLD FOR: £ 250

F. T. Widgery (20th century British) - Pair of watercolours - Moorland scenes, 9.25ins x 13.25ins, signed, in gilt frames and glazed

Guide Price: £250-300

Lot 213

J. Kay (British) - Watercolour - Coastal scene with boats, 7.5ins x 11.75ins, signed, in gilt moulded frame and glazed

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 214

Thomas Ellison (1866-?) - Watercolour - "Stream in Flood", 18.75ins x 23.25ins, signed in full, in oak frame and glazed

Guide Price: £500-700

Lot 215 SOLD FOR: £ 160

A 19th Century English School - watercolour - view of Ramsgate West Cliff, with sea bathing machines to foreground, 7ins x 11.5ins, unsigned, in gilt frame

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 216

Cyril Ward (1863-1935) - Watercolour - "Cliff near Birchington, Kent", 9.25ins x 13.25ins, signed, in gilt frame and glazed

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 217 SOLD FOR: £ 340

Richard-Julius Biddle (1832-1883) - Watercolour - "The Lower Pool Thames", 5.5ins x 10.5ins, signed, in gilt frame and glazed

Guide Price: £200-300

Lot 218

William Wyld (1806-1889) - Watercolour - View of Continental town with church to background, 3.75ins x 2.25ins, in modern frame and glazed Provenance : Previously sold at The Canterbury Auction Galleries, October 2002

Guide Price: £120-160

Lot 219 SOLD FOR: £ 230

Janet Duncan (20th Century British) - Three watercolours - "Punting up to Henley", 22ins x 29.75ins, "Punting Scene on Thames", 15ins x 19ins, "Punting Scene on River", 15ins x 19.25ins, all signed, Ronald Dean (20th Century British) - Watercolour - "Sailing Vessels at Sea", 15.25ins x 25.25ins, signed, and a quantity of watercolours and prints, various, all framed and glazed

Guide Price: £120-160

Lot 220

William Hyams (1878-1952) - Watercolour - "Looking across the River Gauche towards Notre Dame", 13ins x 16.5ins, signed, in gilt moulded frame and glazed

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 221 SOLD FOR: £ 80

Charles Harmony Harrison (1842-1902) - Three watercolours - View of the Norfolk Broads, 4.75ins x 10ins, signed, C.P.F. (Peter) Boulden (20th Century British) - Dover Castle, 8.5ins x 10.75ins, and W.A. Partridge (19th Century British) - Seascape, 9ins x 10.5ins, signed and dated to mount, all framed and glazed

Guide Price: £80-120

Lot 222

Vincent Gomez-Fuste (1924) - Watercolour - Continental harbour scene with boats, 13.5ins x 19.5ins, signed, in painted frame and glazed

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 223

M. Rayner (1837-1920) - Watercolour - "The Belfry, Harbledown Church, Canterbury", 11ins x 8ins, in gilt moulded frame and glazed

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 224 SOLD FOR: £ 140

A. Gilbert (late 19th/early 20th century British) - Watercolour - Interior of cottage with cottagers at work, 14.5ins x 22ins, signed and dated 1900, in gilt frame and glazed

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 225 SOLD FOR: £ 120

W. Jordan (British) - Three watercolours - Still life - Studies of flowers in vases, sizes between 10ins x 14ins and 15ins x 12ins, all signed and in white painted frames and glazed

Guide Price: £150-200