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Start date 10th Sep 2021 End date 5th Oct 2021

Day 1 of 2 day sale

Tuesday 5th October 13.00 BST Lots 1-79

Wednesday 6th October Sealed Bid auction Lots 100-313 (Click on the sale date to take you to this catalogue) 

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Lot 1
A substantial stone trough
49cm high by 222cm long by 102cm wide
Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000
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Lot 2
A Coade stone boundary marker plaque depicting the seal of St Olave's…
the underside stamped COADE'S LITGODIPYRA London…
Provenance: St Olave's school, Tooley Street, LondonEleanor Coade (d.1821) opened her Lambeth…
Estimate: £500 - £600
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Lot 3
A similar Coade stone boundary marker plaque
circa 1780/90
30cm high by 25cm wide

Provenance:…
Estimate: £400 - £600
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Lot 4
A similar Coade stone boundary marker plaque
A similar Coade stone boundary marker plaque…
Estimate: £400 - £600
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Lot 5
A similar Coade stone boundary marker plaque
A similar Coade stone boundary marker plaque…
Estimate: £400 - £600
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Lot 6
A pair of carved white marble busts of Bacchus and Diana
Italian, 18th century
on later stone bases
108cm…
Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000
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Lot 7
A pair of unusual composition stone armorial crowns
mid 20th century
surmounted by lions
94cm high
Estimate: £800 - £1,200
5th October 2021 , 13:00
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Lot 8
An impressive carved white marble bust of Napoleon
first half 20th century
on veined marble plinth…
Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000
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Lot 9
James Sherwood Westmacott: A carved white marble portrait bust of a…
signed James Sherwood Westmacott and dated 1855
James Sherwood Westmacott, 1823-1900, came from a family of renowned sculptors, studying with Sir…
Estimate: £800 - £1,200
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Lot 10
A bronze bust of Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington
cast by Elkington, Mason & Co.
the back stamped…
Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000
5th October 2021 , 13:00
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Lot 11
A carved white marble group of child musicians
Italian circa 1900
64cm high by 83cm long
Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000
5th October 2021 , 13:00
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Lot 12
Bastiani Guilio: A carved white marble group of two dancing children
Italian late 19th century
signed Bastiani Guilio,…
Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000
5th October 2021 , 13:00
5th October 2021 , 13:00
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Lot 13
A carved white marble fountain
Italian, 19th century
of a boy seated on a rocky…
Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000
5th October 2021 , 13:00
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Lot 14
An unusual cast iron, painted and gilded urn
French, circa 1870
53cm high by 68cm wide
Estimate: £500 - £800
5th October 2021 , 13:00
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Lot 15
A pair of important carved Rosso Verona marble baths from La Suvera, Siena…
Italian Renaissance, 16th century
of tapering…
Provenance:  Removed from La Suvera, the country villa of Pope Julius II. Pope Julius II born…
Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000
5th October 2021 , 13:00
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Lot 16
A Coalbrookdale style Oak and Ivy pattern cast iron seat
20th century
148cms wide
(see engraving)
Estimate: £800 - £1,200
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Lot 17
A Coalbrookdale rustic pattern cast iron seat
late 19th/early 20th century
180cms wide
The original design, number 78766, was registered and patented at the public record office by the…
Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500
5th October 2021 , 13:00
5th October 2021 , 13:00
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Lot 18
A pair of lead figures of Cupid and Psyche
early 20th century
each titled on base and now on…
This rare pair of lead statues were almost certainly made from moulds taken from two 19th century…
Estimate: £8,000 - £10,000
5th October 2021 , 13:00
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Lot 19
After John van Nost: A lead sundial of a kneeling North American Indian
second half 20th century
133cm high
Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000
5th October 2021 , 13:00
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Lot 20
A composition stone group of a dog and children
possibly by Austin & Sealey
second half of 19th…
This rare group was almost certianly produced by the firm of Austin and Seeley.  Felix Austin…
Estimate: £2,000 - £4,000
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5th October 2021 , 13:00
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Lot 21
An Austin and Seeley composition stone figure of Diana de Gabies
2nd half 19th century
on later stone plinth
the…
Felix Austin started making artificial stone in 1828 and etablished works in New Road, London. …
Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500
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Lot 22
A pair of unusual carved green granite urns
early 20th century
56cm high by 83cm wide
Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000
5th October 2021 , 13:00
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Lot 23
A rare suite of faux bois composition stone furniture
French, mid 19th century
comprising table seat…
Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000
5th October 2021 , 13:00
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Lot 24
A bronze figure of the Medici Venus Italian
Italian, 1st half 19th century
on carved Portland…
The Venus de Medici was first recorded in 1638 at the Villa Medici in Rome, although it is likely…
Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000
5th October 2021 , 13:00
5th October 2021 , 13:00

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