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Quarterly Fine Art Sale

Thursday 22 November 2018  

10:30 am

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Tuesday 20 November 2018  

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279Antoine Barye - Green patinated bronze figure of a Bassett Hound, signed Barye and with Barbedienne foundry mark, 16cm long £600 - £900 More..
280Rare 19th Century Anglo-Indian Vizagapatam ivory sewing box in the form of a Colonial house, the hinged cover with an oval reserve with the initial M and opening to reveal a fitted interior with covered and other partitions, 19.25cm wide £3000 - £4000 More..
281South East Asian green patinated bronze figure of a Buddha, probably 18th Century, seated in samadhi, 15cm high £200 - £300 More..
282South East Asian gilt bronze figure of a hooded Buddha, seated on a lotiform base, his hands in Vajradhatu-mudra, 18.25cm high £150 - £250 More..
28319th Century Indian bronze figure depicting Krishna as Balakrishna, dancing, his right leg raised, a ball of butter in his right hand, 26cm high £200 - £300 More..
284Pair of Indian bronze figures depicting female attendants, probably 18th Century, each standing and holding a whisk, 20.5cm high £200 - £300 More..
285Early 20th Century Indian carved and engraved horn tazza, a hooded cobra emerging from the top, figural base formed as an ox, 20.75cm high, together with a somewhat similar circular box and cover, 6.5cm diameter £60 - £90 More..
286Interesting Archaic carved stone boulder/fragment, probably Indian having scroll decoration, 13cm x 37cm £100 - £150 More..
287Three small early 20th Century Mogul watercolours, the first two on ivory, 9cm x 5cm approx, the third on ivorine, 9cm x 6.75cm £50 - £70 More..
288Six small 19th Century Indian oval watercolour miniatures on ivory - Architectural Views, 3.5cm x 4.25cm £100 - £150 More..
289South East Asian carved hardwood atlante depicting two grappling demons, 80cm high £100 - £150 More..
290Early 19th Century 1¼ inch miniature pocket globe contained in a mahogany case with domed cover, 5.5cm high £300 - £400 More..
291Two small 19th Century scrimshaw decorated whale's teeth, the first decorated with a European soldier raising his hat, floral sprays to the reverse side, the second decorated with a North American Indian girl in a canoe, a bird amongst foliage to the reverse side, probably representative of Captain John Smith and Pocahontas, 11cm high £250 - £350 More..
29218th Century brass cased pocket compass having a screw cover opening to reveal hand coloured printed panels, 5.25cm diameter £50 - £80 More..
29319th Century tortoiseshell tea caddy of rectangular form, the hinged cover opening to reveal a secondary cover, standing on four stained ivory bun feet, 12.25cm wide £200 - £300 More..
294Tanagra terracotta head of a young man, 5cm high exclusive of modern ebonised base, together with another ancient terracotta head, 7cm high £100 - £150 More..
295Pre-Columbian terracotta statuette fragment depicting a figure holding a baby, 9cm high £40 - £60 More..
296Group of thirteen 19th Century and early 20th Century bone and ivory Stanhope viewers, comprising: six fold-out manicure necessaries, two umbrella/parasol-form bodkin or needle-cases and five others, each enclosing printed views included Arc de Triomphe, ten views of Paris, Vue de Boulogne-sur-Mer, British Empire Exhibition 1924, 'Souvenir of Kate Kearney's Cottage Killarney', Souvenir of Cardiff, Souvenir of Southsea, Torquay from Waldon Hill, six views of Weymouth, six views of Sutton-on-Sea, Scarborough, and two others (one vacant), longest overall, (13) £80 - £120 More..
297Group of ten 19th and early 20th Century bone pens and pencils each with Stanhope viewer, to include three with fountain pen terminal, each enclosing printed views including 'Exposition de 1900 Palais de L'Electricite', L'Eglise de Sacre-Coeur, six views of Weston-super-Mare, Grand Hotel Brighton, Souvenir of Bridlington, Battle Castle, Malvern, 'A Memory of St. Anne's, (one vacant), longest 16cm overall, (10) £80 - £120 More..
298Group of ten 19th and early 20th Century bone letter openers each with Stanhope viewer, to include four with fountain pen terminal, each enclosing printed views including Ostende, Reims, Albert (Somme), Souvenir de Marseilles, Paris (Tour Eiffel), Isle of Wight, Crystal Palace, 'Reminisces of Southend', and a Zeppelin (one vacant), longest 22.5cm overall, (10) £80 - £120 More..
299Group of eighteen early 20th Century letter openers each with Stanhope viewer, to include thirteen with fountain pen terminal, each with named or decorated blade and enclosing printed views including Paris (3), Monte Carlo, Cannes, Mont St. Michel, Chamonix and Mont Blanc, Marseille (2), Toulon, Boulogne (2), Cherbourg (2), St. Anne D'Auray, Chateau D'If, Blankenberghe, and Cleethorpes, (18) £80 - £120 More..
300Group of seven 19th and early 20th Century bone Stanhope viewers, comprising: five bodkin cases plus two similar items, all of turned cylindrical form variously having pierced and/or incised decoration, enclosing printed views including; Paris (Trocadero), Chateau D'If, Vale of Llangollen, Brighton Aquarium, Souvenir of Dover, 'A Memory of Bromley', etc, largest 10cm long, (7) £50 - £80 More..
301Group of thirteen 19th and early 20th Century bone miniature binoculars each with double Stanhope viewer, printed views comprising: Niagara Falls, Mont 'Allegro, Paris, Marseille, Le Turbie and Monte Casino, Boulogne-sur-Mer, Tomb of Napoleon and Place Vauban, Jersey, Alexandra Palace (3), Bridlington, and Girvan (13) £50 - £80 More..
302Group of thirteen 19th and early 20th Century miniature Stanhope viewers, comprising: three binocular and ten monocular, printed views including Niagara Falls, Rome, Paris, Nice, Trouville, Exposition Universelle de 1867, 'The World's Columbian Exhibition', Wales, Tower Bridge London, Great Yarmouth etc (13) £50 - £80 More..
303Group of eighteen 19th and 20th Century Stanhope viewers, to include four vegetable 'ivory' tape measures (printed views including Boulogne-sur-Mer, Calais), assorted dip-pens and pencils, Swiss souvenir with view of Lucerne and Rigi inscribed 1886, barrel with view of Niagara Falls, assorted views including Verdun, St. Malo, Birmingham, Stratford-on-Avon, Bath, Maidstone, Fowey, etc (18) £50 - £80 More..

The term 'general condition consistent with age' when used without any other text, refers to the fact that all items sold in auction are second hand and may therefore show signs, no matter how slight, of handling and use.

No faults or imperfections are mentioned in the description of any lots in this sale.  All items sold are likely to have been subject to wear and tear caused by user or the effects of age and may therefore have faults and imperfections.  If you would like a condition report please contact us.  We take every care to provide an accurate condition report but we are not professional restorers and therefore we recommend that you consult such a professional within the appropriate field who will be in a much better position to advise you of the condition of any lot.  Bidders must satisfy themselves as to the condition of any lots on which they wish to bid and any statement made by any member of Clevedon Salerooms staff, written or verbal, is a subjective qualified opinion and is only provided on this basis.  Bidders are reminded to read our Conditions of Sale printed in the catalogue and note that by bidding on an item, they agree to be bound these Conditions of Sale.




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