Thursday, 25 August 2016

Books, Medals, Militaria & Collectables - Tuesday 6th September

Books, Medals, Militaria & Collectables

Richard Wagner, illus. Arthur Rackham – Der Ring des Nibelungen
pub. Rütten & Loening, 1910 & 1911 (2 vols), est. £300-£500

Tuesday 6th September
from 10.00am
Chapel Walk Saleroom, 
Chapel Walk, Cheltenham 
Glos., GL50 3DS

On View
Saturday 3rd September - 10.00am - 1.00pm
Monday 5th September - 10.00am - 6.00pm 
Tuesday 6th September - 9.00am - 10.00am
01242 256363

Detail from a GB stamp album, including 10 1d blacks, 1840 Ready Dover SG156, 8d used, SG86 9d used, etc., est. £1,000-£2,000

One of several Indian General Service medals, each with 
Afghanistan North West Frontier 1919 bar, various estimates

George III 1790 'Spade' guinea, est. £200-£300

Hans Andersen, illus. Kay Nielsen - Fairy Tales, pub. Hodder & Stoughton,
est. £200-£300

 Head of an Indian axe, with damascene decoration and floral inlay to handle,
est. £250-£350 

19th century bronze half bushel measure inscribed “Imperial Standard Half Bushel, County of Gloucester 1834 Bate, London 1857”, est. £700-£1,000

Pair 1840 2d blues (full margin), together with a pair of 1841 2d blues,
est. £300-£400

Philip Larkin – The North Ship, pub. The Fortune Press, first edition,
est. £150-£250

Afghan Pesh Kabze Choobra dagger, with inlaid handle, est. £100-£150

Books:- Illustrated books by Arthur Rackham, Edmund Dulac, Kay Nielsen, Philip Larkin, 17th century prayer book, Laurie Lee first edition, “Ameliaranne” 1930s/40s editions, large collection of law books, railway interest, 1708 John Lock Notes on St Paul, “Biggles” hardbacks, car manuals, art and fashion; Ephemera:- 600 1940s-1960s Boxing News, RSC posters, rugby and football programmes; Maps and Prints:- Furnivals folding map of North Wales, 1920s Indian maps; Cigarette Cards:- Wills, Phillips, Anstie, Gallaher, Players, Cavander, Churchman’s Boxing Personalities; Postcards:- Victorian Valentine’s Day cards; Stamps and Postal History:- Album incl. 10 1d blacks, two pairs of 2d blues, two 1840 1d blacks on cover, 1d reds, first day cover albums; Coins & Notes:- Pre-1947 silver coins, bond and share certificates, coin sets; Medals:-Indian General Service medals with Afghanistan 1919 bars, WW1 groups, Victorian Naval Long Service medal;  Militaria:- Afghan dagger, Indian axes, Brunswick 1848 sword, uniforms, Fairburn Sykes WWII fighting knife; Cameras and Photographica:- stereoscope slides; Scientific Instruments:-Monocular microscope,  medical equipment; Musical Interest:- German “Imperial” accordion, 78rpm records;  Toys and Models:-Victorian political puppet, model cars, backgammon board; Ethnographica:- Canadian hardstone figures, large tribal figure;  Collectables:- Antique bronze bushel measure, Goss crested ware, Gothic revival candlesticks, Askey’s advertising figure, taxidermy birds, silver cigarette case, time recorder clock, collection of tins, bronze centerpieces; 

Monday, 1 August 2016

Vintage Fashion, Textiles & 20th Century Art and Design - Tuesday 9th August

Vintage Fashion, Textiles & Twentieth Century Art and Design

John Piper (1903-1992) – Oil on canvas
“Blue Gate”, signed and dated 1978, 24x31cm, est. £5,000-£7,000

Tuesday 9th August
from 10.00am
Chapel Walk Saleroom, 
Chapel Walk, Cheltenham 
Glos., GL50 3DS

On View
Saturday 6th August - 10.00am - 1.00pm
Monday 8th August - 10.00am - 6.00pm 
Tuesday 9th August - 9.00am - 10.00am

John Piper (1903-1992) - Pastel/pencil, "Beach at the Menhir",
signed in pencil, 17cm x 22cm, est. £2,000-£4,000

Frances Hodgkins (1869-1947) -Oil on board, Abstract still life with masks,
49cm x 50cm, est. £2,000-£3,000

Michael Ayrton (1921-1975) Oil and collage on board,
Night landscape in abstract form, signed, 33cm x 45cm, est. £1,500-£2,500

Part of a collection of Kate Malone and other studio pottery, including John Maltby, Rebecca Kneebone, Lisa Larson etc, various estimates

Mary Fedden (1915-2012) - Watercolour drawing, "Elephant" 
signed and dated 1990, 19cm x 23cm, est. £2,000-£2,500

Omar Ramsden silver inkwell, London 1923, 
engraved to base "Omar Ramsden me fecit", 10.5cm wide, est. £500-£600

Louis Wain (1860-1939) Pen, ink and watercolour Study of a golfing cat,
signed and dated '39, 47cm x 36cm, est. £1,800-£2,200

Elisabeth Frink (1930-1993) - Etching and aquatint, 
"Agamemnon at the Lion Gate", signed, 10/70, 74cm x 55cm, est. £800-£1,200

Lalique opalescent glass dish, moulded in the "Poissons" pattern, moulded mark "R Lalique" to the centre, 26cm diameter, est. £250-£300

Henry Moore (1898-1986) Etching Woman in chair, signed in pencil, 
10/75, 29cm x 25cm, est. £600-£800

 19th Century silver inlaid ivory and painted silk fan decorated with panels of figures, floral swags, est. £100-£200

Pictures:- John Piper print and pictures, Henry Moore, Michael Ayrton, Elisabeth Frink, Mary Fedden, Francis Hodgkins, Brian Ballard, Nick Holly, Jiri Borsky, Cao Hui, Adorno Bonciani, Simon Laurie, Beryl Cooke, Eric Gill engravings, Ronald Norman Folland, James Judge, Walter A Elliot, Colin Kent, Barry Walding, Lizzie Hough, Franie Wu photograph; Furniture:- Eames open armchairs, Capellini coffee table, Howard Keith Encore armchairs, Concord sideboard; Ceramics:- Kate Malone studio ceramics, Rachel Kneebone boxes, Plichta London jug, John Maltby, La Louviere Boch Catteau vase, Moorcroft comport, Sarah Daly ram, Rob Whelpton vase and bowl; Glass:- Lalique “Poissons” dish, Art Deco liqueur set; Collectables:- Omar Ramsden silver inkwell, travelling trunks and cases, Scandinavian trapezoidal mirror; Sculpture:- Jill Tweed, Veronica Gosling; Linen & Lace; Sewing Accessories:- Collection of buttons, ivory needlecases; Textiles:- Woolwork tapestry panel, Chinese embroidered panel; Hats, Bags and Accessories:- Aspray silver-mounted pocket book, Hermes scarves; Fans:- 19th century ivory and silk fanChinese brisé fan; Vintage Fashion:- Grosgain evening gown, Chinese embroidered robe, Jasper Conran coats, Caroline Charles dresses, Louise Verity suit and waistcoat, 1950s sundress, child’s traditional Chinese and Cossack costumes