A pair of late 19th Century Chinese blue and white double gourd vases, decorated with panels of figures, birds and flowering branches, four character marks, 20cms. (2)
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Auction: Christmas Country House & Fine Interiors Auction, 1st Dec, 2022
As our flagship sale, this spectacular auction is full of highly collectable and sought-after items that would make a stunning addition to any collection.
Highlights include paintings, drawings and prints including a fine collection of 18th and 19th Century Marine Pictures by J.W.Carmichael, C.N.Hemy, J. H. Butterworth and W.L.Wylie; other pictures by renowned artists such as Ralph Hedley, Edgar Hunt, Thomas Henry Hair and many more ; Clocks of all descriptions, including ‘The Mansion House clock’ a fine and historically interesting early 18th year-going striking longcase clock, purchased in 1711 for the Mayor’s chamber at the old Mansion House in The Close, Newcastle; also a stunning 50 clock offering from the collection of the late Leslie Southall, a local collector and connoisseur; Furniture and furnishings including chairs by the famous Howard & Sons; and an excellent selection of items from the workshop of Robert ‘Mouseman’ Thompson; Fine sculpture; a wide variety of fine carpets and rugs; Beautiful Asian and European ceramics and works of art including Royal Worcester, Moorcroft, Ridgway, Royal crown Derby and Sunderland lustre/Creamware; and, for the classic car enthusiasts, a Austin A35 Saloon motorcar!
Fri 25/11/22 10am-4.30pm
Sat 26/11/22 10am-12.30pm
Mon 28/11/22 10am-2pm
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