Two Day Sale of Fine Art, Antiques and Collectables387 lots | 386 with images
Viewing Notes31st March 10am to 4pm. 1st April 12 noon to 4pm. 2nd April 10am to 7pm. Day of sale 8.30am to 10am.
Description: After Jaques-Louis David (1748-1825) - A miniature painting on ivory - "The Intervention of the Sabine Women", 5.75ins x 9.75ins, inscribed to lower right corner, in two colour serpentine and brass frame and glazed Note : The scene depicts the moment when Hersilia intervenes between her father Jaticus, leader of the Sabines, and her husband Romulus, the Roman leader. She is seen adjuring the warriors on both sides not to take wives from their husbands or mothers away from their childrenView additional info »
Description: 19th Century Continental School - Miniature portrait of two children in 18th Century dress with a lamb, 2.75ins diameter, in gilt metal easel pattern frame, and a 19th Century miniature - Head of a man wearing a cap, 2.5ins diameter, in ebonised frameView additional info »
Description: Late 18th Century English School - Miniature painting - Half length portrait of a woman with a green bow, 1.75ins x 1.5ins, in ebonised frame and glazed, and two oval miniatures - Heads of women, 3.25ins x 2.5ins, and 2.25ins x 1.5ins, in gilt metal frames (some damage)View additional info »
Description: 19th Century English School - Two oval shoulder-length miniature portraits - Mrs Charles Webb (nee Ann Aston) of Park Hill House, Clapham (painted about 1830) - Portrait of a middle aged woman wearing glasses, oval on ivory, 4.25ins x 3.25ins, and the other - Portrait of a young woman wearing a low cut lace trimmed dress, oval on ivory 4.5ins x 3.25ins (painted about 1838 - rest of label to reverse missing), both contained in Florentine fretted giltwood oval frames with bold leaf scroll ornamentView additional info »
Description: Early 20th Century English School - Miniature shoulder-length portrait - Admiral Lord Nelson in uniform, oval on ivory, 3.25ins x 2.5ins, in gilt brass frame with bead pattern borders, and Continental School - Gilt metal circular box, the lid inset with a shoulder-length portrait of Admiral Lord Nelson after Romney, 2.375ins diameter x 1ins highView additional info »