January Auction Highlights including, Silver, European Ceramics & Glass

10 January 2020

We are delighted to announce the highlights for our forthcoming January Auctions.

LOT 1188 - Maurice Sys (19th/20th century), Study of a man in Eastern dress in an Orientalist interior, oil on canvas, signed, 111cm x 70cm. SOLD £2,200.

LOT 1104 - Rowland Hilder (1905-1993), Customs House, watercolour, pen and ink, signed, 35cm x 51cm. ARR. SOLD £680.

LOT 2140 - A Victorian silver coffee pot, of baluster form, the body and the hinged lid decorated with Dutch style figures and cottages in a landscape in the Tenniers style, the hinged lid having a merry making figure finial, the spout with a bird's head terminal, otherwise raised on four cast and pierced figure feet, maker probably Edward Farrell, London 1845, gross weight 1222 gms. SOLD £2,400.

LOT 2453 - An emerald, ruby and diamond hinged bangle by Ilias Lalaounis, the hinged open work bangle of crossover design, each end modelled as a lion's head, set with six graduated oval cabochon emeralds and circular-cut diamonds, to a box and tongue clasp unhallmarked, maker's mark for Ilias Lalaouni, stamped Greece K18, gross weight 77.5 gms, with a black pouch. SOLD £3,100

LOT 2450 - A Breitling steel cased gentleman's chronograph wristwatch, the signed blue dial with three subsidiary dials, date of the month aperture and with centre seconds, white and black Arabic numerals and with a rotating outer bezel, two setting buttons to the band, detailed to the case back A13048 1 19010 on a Breitling leather strap having a Breitling buckle with an International Warranty booklet showing date of purchase 30 12 1996 with a Mallory Bath pouch. SOLD £1000

LOT 2220 - A George IV Paul Storr silver mug, of tapered cylindrical form, the body decorated with fruiting vine and with a rustic handle, raised on a decorated circular foot, London 1825, maker Paul Storr, height excluding handle 7.5cm, weight 179 gms. SOLD £1,050

LOT 1300 - Julius Heinrich Haehnel (German 1823-1909), patinated bronze of an Ostrich with a lizard on a naturalistic base, signed J Haehnel, 57.5cm high. SOLD £2,100

LOT 2400 - A Patek Philippe steel cased gentleman's wristwatch, the signed dark blue dial with silvered baton numerals and silvered hands, on a dark brown leather strap, (the buckle lacking).
Sold for £ 4,900

LOT 1275 - An Empire ormolu and bronze mantel clock of Cupid and Psyche. The two figures leaning towards each other over the arched case, on a rectangular base with a bow and foliate mount, with berried laurel moulding on stepped plinth on claw feet, the 3 1/2in. engine-turned gilt dial within a foliate bezel, and with twin train drum-shaped movement with countwheel strike on a bell, (1 pendulum and 1 key), 56cm high. SOLD £2,000

Auction: 21, 22, 23 January