FORTHCOMING HIGHLIGHTS


 
May 14th 2016


A fine & rare Chinese carved zitan & hongmu cabinet, 19th century, with two sliding doors above four drawers with two further pin hinged doors below, the carved & pierced panels depicting dragons, phoenix, vases of flowers, wild flowers and scrolling lotus, 41.15ins. (104.5cms.) wide.
 

£ 4,000 - 6,000


May 14th 2016




A fine Japanese silver wire cloisonne vase, decorated with lilies on a graduated pale blue ground, the interior with brown enamel, sakigake wired mark of Namikawa Sosuke (1847-1910), 6.05ins. (15.4cms.) high (property of a lady).

£ 500 - 1,000


May 14th 2016



A good Chinese ivory brush pot, bitong, 18th / 19th century, with incised decoration depicting figures on terrace in mountainous landscape, 5ins. (12.7cms.) high.

£ 2,000 - 3,000


April 16th 2016


A good early 20th century Belle Epoque ruby & diamond brooch, the two rubies estimated 1.9 and 1.6 carats, the estimated total diamond weight approximately 2.8 carats, 2.1 by 2.05ins. (5.3 by 5.2cms.).

£ 2,000 - 3,000



April 16th 2016

An early Victorian walnut folio stand, the hinges stamped 'HUXLEY & CHING', 30.7ins. (78cms.) long (overall) (property of a gentleman).

£ 600 - 900




July 9th 2016

HERIOT, George (1766-1844) - 'Travels Through The Canadas' - London, T. Gillet for Richard Phillips, 1807, 4° (262 x 212mm), tinted aquatint folding frontispiece of Quebec by J. C. Stadler after Heriot, 25 tinted aquatint plates by F. C. Lewis, Cartwright, and J. C. Stadler after Heriot, 5 folding, one etched plate by Warner, and one hand-coloured engraved folding map of the St. Lawrence River by Neele, re-bound in half calf over marbled boards (property of a deceased estate).

£ 300 - 500



May 14th 2016

A 19th century Chinese Canton carved ivory brise fan, 7.5ins. (19cms.) long (property of a lady).

£ 200 - 300


April 16th 2016

An 18th century George III mahogany chest of two short & three long graduated drawers with original handles, damages to bracket feet, 39.5ins. (100.5cms.) wide (property of a lady).   Footnote - the laminated blocks & distinctive thin red wash to the underside are reminiscent of pieces attributed to the Dumfries House cabinet maker, possibly Thomas Chippendale.

£ 300 - 500



May 14th 2016

A good Japanese lacquer shodana, Meiji period (1868-1912), late 19th century, decorated in hiramaki-e and takamaki-e with trees in landscapes, on a nashiji ground, 39.5ins. (100.3cms.) long.

£ 3,000 - 5,000




May 14th 2016

A Chinese carved ivory brush pot, bitong, 18th century, carved in low relief with figures in gardens with pine tree & bamboo, the base panel missing, 5.65ins. (14.4cms.) high.

£ 1,000 - 1,500

 

May 14th 2016

A large late 19th century Chinese Canton famille rose moon flask, with applied gui dragon handles & pale green ground, 15.75ins. (40cms.) high.

£ 500 - 800