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This sale was held on Tuesday 1st November 2022 at 10:00am

ARTHUR JOSEPH MEADOWS (BRITISH, 1843-1907) - OFF DAWLISH - EVENING ARTHUR JOSEPH MEADOWS (BRITISH, 1843-1907) Off Dawlish - Evening Signed indistinctly and dated '1862' (lower left) and with old label to verso Oil on canvas 9¾ x 17½in. (25 x 44.5cm.) Slight retouching lower right.

Hammer:
£550

GEORGE STANFIELD WALTERS (BRITISH, 1838-1924) - SUNSET ON THE MEDWAY; YARMOUTH BOATS GOING INTO HARBOUR GEORGE STANFIELD WALTERS (BRITISH, 1838-1924) Sunset on the Medway; Yarmouth boats going into Harbour Watercolour heightened with white Signed G.S. Walters (lower left) 10 x 17in. (25.5 x 43cm.) (2, a pair) Fine overall condition

£300 - £500

THOMAS BUSH HARDY (BRITISH, 1842-1897) - TOWING IN A DERELICT THOMAS BUSH HARDY (BRITISH, 1842-1897) Towing in a derelict Signed T.B. Hardy and inscribed with title (lower left) 9 x 28in. (23 x 71cm.) Time stained overall

Hammer:
£500

THOMAS BUSH HARDY (1842-1897) - COMING UP TO CALAIS THOMAS BUSH HARDY (BRITISH, 1842-1897) Coming up to Calais Signed and dated 'T.B. Hardy - 93' (lower right), inscribed as per title Watercolour and scratching out 8½ x 22½in. (21.5 x 57cm.) Timed stained overall

Hammer:
£300

HENRY THOMAS DAWSON (BRITISH, 1842-1918) - SUNSET - SHIPPING IN THE THAMES ESTUARY HENRY THOMAS DAWSON (BRITISH, 1842-1918) Sunset - Shipping in The Thames Estuary Signed and dated 'H Dawson 1874' (lower left) Oil on canvas 15½ x 23½in. (39.5 x 60cm.) Minor scattered retouching, mainly in sky

Hammer:
£1,300

GUSTAVE DE BRÉANSKI (BRITISH, 1856-1898) - A FISHING BOAT EMBARKING FROM A HARBOUR GUSTAVE DE BRÉANSKI (BRITISH, 1856-1898) A fishing boat embarking from a harbour Signed ‘Gustave de Bréanski’ (lower right) Oil on canvas 23 x 19½in. (58.5 x 49.5cm.) Royal Naval Club & Royal Albert Yacht Club, Portsmouth Good overall condition, needs a light clean and two slight scuff...

Hammer:
£500

A FINE 1:48 SCALE MODEL OF THE LEON [1880] A FINE 1:48 SCALE MODEL OF THE LEON [1880] modelled by D.J. Harris from Underhill plans, with 27in. hull finely planked and pinned, carved decoration to head and stern, planked deck with fittings including metal anchors on catheads with chains and winch, capstan, deck house with boat and stove pipe over, companionways, covered hatches, bilge pump,...

Hammer:
£1,200

AN AMERICAN MERCHANTMAN PORTRAIT FIGUREHEAD, CIRCA 1840 AN AMERICAN MERCHANTMAN PORTRAIT FIGUREHEAD, CIRCA 1840 bust length, depicting a typical gentleman owner with lamb chop whiskers, high collar with neckerchief, pleated shirt, shawl collar waistcoat and terminating in a cloak around his waist, the back with billet head ( refinished ) – 33 x 24in. (84 x 61cm.) Paint chips to nose

Hammer:
£1,200

δ ELLING TRONNES (AMERICAN, 1870-1965) - THE NORWEGIAN TRAINING SAIL SHIP 'SØRLANDET' ELLING TRONNES (AMERICAN, 1870-1965 ) The Norwegian training sail ship 'Sørlandet' Oil on canvas Signed E. Tronnes (lower right), and inscribed behind with presentation inscription from the artist Christmas 1940' ; remnants of artist's label to stretcher 19½ x 25in. (49.5 x 63.5cm.) Completed...

£300 - £500

A STRAIGHT LINE POND YACHT, CIRCA 1890 A STRAIGHT LINE POND YACHT, CIRCA 1890 the 34in. hull carved from the solid and hollowed with lead-weighted keel, plain deck with furniture including mast sockets, gaff-rigged masts with boom sprit, standing and running rigging, loosely mounted in cradle stand -- 44½ x 52in. (113 x 132cm.) Fair condition, wear commensurate with age.

Hammer:
£200

JOHN FALCONAR SLATER (BRITISH, 1857-1937) - THE FISHING FLEET OFF THE NORTHUMBRIAN COAST JOHN FALCONAR SLATER (BRITISH, 1857-1937) The Fishing Fleet off the Northumbrian coast Signed 'J F Slater' (lower right) Oil on canvas 15½ x 25½ (39.5 x 65cm.) Fine original condition

Hammer:
£360

A WELL-DETAILED 1:96 SCALE STATIC DISPLAY MODEL OF THE BARQUE BEREAN OF LONDON modelled by S. Kershaw in pear, mahogany, box and walnut with 20in. planked hull with bow and stern detailing, rudder, and planked deck, carved female figurehead, catheads, anchors, deck rails, bitts, decklights, stovepipes, capstan, winch, companionways, slat-covered hatches, deck winches, deckhouse, four ship's boats...

£1,000 - £1,500

ATTRIBUTED TO FRANK BOGGS (AMERICAN, 1855-1926) - SOUTH FRENCH HARBOUR SCENE CIRCA 1880 ATTRIBUTED TO FRANK BOGGS (AMERICAN, 1855-1926) South French Harbour Scene Circa 1880 Oil on panel 9 x 12½in. (23 x 32cm.) Good overall condition would benefit from a light clean

Hammer:
£550

A FINELY MADE AND PRESENTED 1:32 SCALE MODEL OF AN ITALIAN PAREDGIA OF CIRCA 1880 A FINELY MADE AND PRESENTED 1:32 SCALE MODEL OF AN ITALIAN PAREDGIA OF CIRCA 1880 modelled by D. A. Brogden c.1981, with 18in. hull framed and planked with trennels, green below the waterline, decorative boot-top over wale, planked deck arranged as for a working boat with details including capstan with three...

Hammer:
£1,200

A FINELY CONSTRUCTED MODEL FOR A THAMES TIMBER BARGE LYDIA, CIRCA 1888 A FINELY CONSTRUCTED MODEL FOR A THAMES TIMBER BARGE LYDIA , CIRCA 1888 constructed as in working practice, in contrasting woods with planked and pinned hull and deck with companionway with sliding cover and ladder, hatches covered with individually numbered boards, windlass, deck rings and intermittent gunwales -- 6 x 27in....

£800 - £1,200

A MANUSCRIPT NAVIGATION WORK BOOK AND JOURNAL, CIRCA 1812 A MANUSCRIPT NAVIGATION WORKBOOK AND JOURNAL, CIRCA 1812 kept by one T. Hugill on laid paper, navigation comprising fifty pages filled with diagrams and copperplate text, followed by an eight-page journal for a voyage from the Lizard to Madeira and back, followed by a chart of the route, signed and dated for 31st January 1812, bound in...

£300 - £500

A MANUSCRIPT NAVIGATIONAL WORKBOOK, CIRCA 1811 A MANUSCRIPT NAVIGATIONAL WORKBOOK, CIRCA 1811 kept by W.P. Shuckburgh, in a neat copperplate hand on laid paper watermarked for '1810' with flourish section headers, the first 150 pages numbered and including geometric examples and drawings, the second half filled with examples and exercises, vellum boards -- 13 x 8½in. (33 x 21.5cm.) generally...

£300 - £500

MARITIME SALE CATALOGUES MARITIME SALE CATALOGUES Comprising Christie's 1980-2007; Sotheby's 1985-2003; Bonhams 1980-2007; and Philip's 1993-96, each bound in gilt embossed blue cloth bindings, sized as appropriate (17)

Hammer:
£300

A VOYAGE TO SHETLAND, THE ORKNEYS AND THE WESTERN ISLES OF SCOTLAND A VOYAGE TO SHETLAND, THE ORKNEYS AND THE WESTERN ISLES OF SCOTLAND first edition, later cloth by Sharp and Kellet with their ticket, title in gilt on cover, London for C. Corbet, 1751 – 6 x 9in. (15 x 23cm.)

Hammer:
£150

IN DARKEST AFRICA OR THE QUEST RESCUE AND RETREAT OF EMIN GOVERNOR OF EQUATORIA BY HENRY M. STANLEY IN DARKEST AFRICA OR THE QUEST RESCUE AND RETREAT OF EMIN GOVERNOR OF EQUATORIA BY HENRY M. STANLEY Samson Low [and others], 1890, 2 vols, 2 large folding maps in colour (one torn) and numerous plates, a little foxing, original half hardgrain morocco, Royal Naval Club Portsmouth and H.M. Stanley...

Hammer:
£50

NARRATIVE OF A JOURNEY THROUGH SYRIA AND PALESTINE IN 1851 AND 1852 BY C.W.M. VAN DE VELDE NARRATIVE OF A JOURNEY THROUGH SYRIA AND PALESTINE IN 1851 AND 1852 BY C.W.M. VAN DE VELDE William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London, 1854, 2 vols, Chromolithographed frontispieces and 4 folding lithographed map, plans and plate, original blue embossed cloth (a little rubbed) – 8¾ x 5½in. (22 x...

Hammer:
£100

HONOURABLE COMPANY SHIPS, Lord Castlereagh and Lord Elton HONOURABLE COMPANY SHIPS, LADY CASTLEREAGH AND LORD ELTON in one vol., 46 leaves (including three for the crew and three blank), by John William Young, Chief Officer, contemporary calf, some repairs, 1805, folio -- 14¾ x 9¼in. (37.5 x 23.5cm.) An interesting pair of logbooks. On the way out the Lady Castlereagh (later to be shipwrecked...

£600 - £800

HONOURABLE COMPANY SHIP ALFRED, LOGBOOK KEPT BY THOMAS DICKSON HONOURABLE COMPANY SHIP ALFRED , LOGBOOK KEPT BY THOMAS DICKSON 102 ff (26 blank), 3 September 1858-15 June 1859, original cloth, backed boards, printed for Charles Wilson, folio -- 12¾ x 10½in. (32.5 x 27cm.) A logbook describing a voyage from Gravesend to Calcutta (early January 1859) with two leaves listing the passengers...

£600 - £800

A COLLECTION OF ITEMS RECOVERED FROM THE DANISH EAST INDIA COMPANY SHIP COUNT ERNST SCHIMMELMANN A COLLECTION OF ITEMS RECOVERED FROM THE DANISH EAST INDIA COMPANY SHIP COUNT ERNST SCHIMMELMANN comprising three pewter plates; three stamped samples of 1 Daler Swedish copper plate money; a candle stick and base (8) Sotheby’s London 19th December 2000, Lot 578 (pewter plates), 512 (plate...

Hammer:
£2,200

A NOVELTY SILVER ELECTRIC 'LIGHTHOUSE' LIGHTER A NOVELTY SILVER ELECTRIC 'LIGHTHOUSE' LIGHTER the removable 'lamp' housing with hinged top to wick and flint, reservoir stopped with a flag, mounted on square plinth battery compartment base with press-button ignition and Birmingham hallmarks for 1931-32 -- 7in. (18cm.) high Appears little used, contact in battery compartment detached,...

Hammer:
£500

A DUTCH EAST INDIA COMPANY (V.O.C.) SILVER INGOT SALVAGED FROM THE ROOSWIJK CARGO, CIRCA 1739 A DUTCH EAST INDIA COMPANY (V.O.C.) SILVER INGOT SALVAGED FROM THE ROOSWIJK CARGO, CIRCA 1739 stamped with the mark of the Amsterdam Chamber of the V.O.C., with rampant goat assay master's mark, stamped 'A' above 'VOC' conjoined -- approx. 6¼in. (16cm.) long; 1,978gr

Hammer:
£6,500

A BOTTLE OF WINE RECOVERED IN 1991 FROM THE DUTCH EAST INDIAMAN VLIEGEND HERT, WRECKED IN THE SCHELDT ESTUARY, 1735 A BOTTLE OF WINE RECOVERED IN 1991 FROM THE DUTCH EAST INDIAMAN VLIEGEND HERT , WRECKED IN THE SCHELDT ESTUARY, 1735 green glass onion bottle with protruding cork and twine binding, the globe about half full with original contents -- 7in. (18cm.) high

Hammer:
£800

NANKING BLUE AND WHITE PORCELAIN NANKING BLUE AND WHITE PORCELAIN comprising a willow pattern plate -- 9¼in. (23.5cm) diameter, and a small covered tureen with ladles -- 7½in. (19cm.) wide (4) Plate: Christie's Amsterdam, The Nanking Cargo Sale, April/May 1986, Lot 3505 (part) Plate in good condition, tureen body good, lid with repaired cracks, finial handle loose but present, ladle...

Hammer:
£220

Ø Ø A COCO DE MER [LODOICEA MALDIVICA], SEYCHELLES, 20TH CENTURY Ø A COCO DE MER [LODOICEA MALDIVICA], SEYCHELLES, 20TH CENTURY part cut away and polished, retaining original finish to one side, remnant husk and contains nut -- 11 x 12in. (28 x 30.5cm.) Royal Naval Club & Royal Albert Yacht Club, Portsmouth

Hammer:
£950

Ø Ø A FINE SCRIMSHAW DECORATED WHALE’S TOOTH CARVING SET, CIRCA 1850 Ø A FINE SCRIMSHAW DECORATED WHALE’S TOOTH CARVING SET, CIRCA 1850 comprising a pair of 6in. teeth, the fork worked overall with vessel underway and whales spouting behind within foliate borders, the knife with becalmed whaler to one side, the blade stamped VR with maker’s mark for Thornhill, the knife 21in. (54cm.) (2,...

£2,000 - £3,000

Ø Ø AN 19TH CENTURY WHALEBONE FID Ø AN 19TH CENTURY WHALEBONE FID of typical tapering form with facet cut handle engraved R.I. to the top -- 14in. (36cm.)

£300 - £500

Ø Ø A SECTION OF NARWHAL TUSK Ø A SECTION OF NARWHAL TUSK with typical barley twist, mounted on turned wooden stand -- 7½in. (19cm.)

Hammer:
£220

Ø Ø A 19TH CENTURY WHALEBONE FID Ø A 19TH CENTURY WHALEBONE FID with octagonal faceted grip -- 14¼in. (36cm.) long

£300 - £500

Ø Ø A 19TH CENTURY SAILOR'S SCRIMSHAW DECORATED WHALE'S TOOTH Ø A 19TH CENTURY SAILOR'S SCRIMSHAW DECORATED WHALE'S TOOTH worked over one side with profile of a stationary whaler, the tip and root drilled -- 7½in (19cm.); 723g The drilling suggests this might have once been a Fijian tabua

Hammer:
£350

A WHEEL HUB RECOVERED FROM THE IRON CLIPPER SMYRNA, 1876, WRECKED OFF THE ISLE OF WIGHT 1888 A WHEEL HUB RECOVERED FROM THE IRON CLIPPER SMYRNA , 1876, WRECKED OFF THE ISLE OF WIGHT 1888 cast in bronze with inset lettering reading WALTER HOOD & Co. SHIPBUILDERS ABERDEEN / SMYRNA / 1876 -- 18in. (46cm.) diameter The iron clipper Smyrna was built by Walter Hood & Co -- the...

Hammer:
£400

A TRINITY HOUSE MARQUETRY ESCRITOIRE, CIRCA 1860 A TRINITY HOUSE MARQUETRY ESCRITOIRE, CIRCA 1860 the lid with a polychrome depiction of the iron barque Warrior under full sail, plush-lined writing slope with paper compartments, pen holders etc. -- 14in. (35.5cm.) diameter Trinity House boxes were made by keepers of the Nore lightship stationed in the Thames Estuary between 1850-1880...

Hammer:
£750

A PAIR OF 19TH-CENTURY GIMBALLED SALOON CANDLE LAMPS A PAIR OF 19TH-CENTURY GIMBALLED SALOON CANDLE LAMPS constructed in polished brass with removable sprung candle sockets, weighted base, gimbal suspension, glass shades and suspension bracket with shield-shaped bulkhead plate -- 14½in. (37cm.) high Fine overall condition

Hammer:
£850

A SUNDERLAND LUSTREWARE JUG FOR THE CLIPPER SHIP GREAT AUSTRALIA, CIRCA 1870 A SUNDERLAND LUSTREWARE JUG FOR THE CLIPPER SHIP GREAT AUSTRALIA, CIRCA 1870 coloured transfer print inscribed The Great Australia Clipper Ship and The Unfortunate London , flanking a poem -- 7½in. (19cm.) high

Hammer:
£320

A COLLECTION OF YACHT RACING PHOTOGRAPHS A COLLECTION OF YACHT RACING PHOTOGRAPHS Comprising four 12 x 9in. by Beken of Cowes, Cariad 1908, Navaho 1894, Rainbow 1898 and Westwood 1930 signed by Beken in India ink; together with a sepia-toned view of Meteor with the Kaiser aboard; and Charles Nicholson at the Helm of Candida ; and a large format view of a gaff-rigged yacht...

Hammer:
£550

ROYAL ALBERT YACHT CLUB TELESCOPES ROYAL ALBERT YACHT CLUB TELESCOPES four telescopes, each with presentation inscription and maker's marks -- the largest 24in. (61cm.) closed; together with two private photograph albums of yachting and naval interest comprising approximately fifty views of yachts and yacht racing, some taken aboard, some from busy beaches, assorted sizes but mostly 3 x...

Hammer:
£400

A SET OF TWELVE CROWN DERBY HAND-PAINTED YACHTING PLATES, CIRCA 1930 A SET OF TWELVE CROWN DERBY HAND-PAINTED YACHTING PLATES, CIRCA 1930 painted by W.E.J. Dean with individual yachts, makers marks to reverse with manuscript name for yachts comprising: Caroline; Starlight; America; Astra; Mahdee; Pitzi (x2) ; Flight; Pendragon; Sally II; Mitena and Zaida, each signed W.E.J. Dean -- 10in....

Hammer:
£350

THE ROYAL ALBERT YACHT CLUB NAMARA TROPHY 1903 THE ROYAL ALBERT YACHT CLUB NAMARA TROPHY 1903 comprising a monumental two-handled cup festooned with medallions and inscribed The Royal Albert Yacht Club Won by Namara with London hallmarks 1901-02, mounted on wooden display base with successive prize labels and additional label inscribed Presented 1949 for Cruising Yachts Exceeding 25 Tons...

Hammer:
£11,000

T. ROBINSON (BRITISH, 20TH CENTURY) - OFF COWES - COMMODORE'S PENNANT R.V.Y.C. T. ROBINSON (BRITISH, 20TH CENTURY) Off Cowes - Commodore's Pennant R.V.Y.C. Signed and dated T. Robinson 1894 (lower left) Watercolour 9 x 12½in. (23 x 32cm.) Light spotting overall

Hammer:
£90

A BRASS SPEAKING TRUMPET, CIRCA 1820 A BRASS SPEAKING TRUMPET, CIRCA 1820 with brazed seam and red painted flair – 20in. (51cm.) high Royal Naval Club & Royal Albert Yacht Club, Portsmouth Dents, spotting and mouthpiece has witness holes (for leather?) lining now missing

Hammer:
£100

A YACHTSMAN'S POCKET DISPUTE SET, CIRCA 1910 A YACHTSMAN'S POCKET DISPUTE SET, CIRCA 1910 comprising four 1¾in. white metal waterline yacht models with hinged booms, and three marker buoys with flags, contained within fitted, plush lined pocket case, the lid with maker's marks for Otto Wessmann, Gullsmed Fredrikstad -- 3¼ x 3¼in. (8 x 8cm.) Royal Naval Club & Royal Albert Yacht Club,...

Hammer:
£850

δ δ WILLIAM ERIC THORP (BRITISH, 1901-1993) - BUGSBY'S REACH, GREENWICH δ WILLIAM ERIC THORP (BRITISH, 1901-1993) Bugsby's Reach, Greenwich Signed 'W Eric Thorp' (lower right) Oil on board 19 x 25in. (48 x 64cm.); together with Charles Smith 'New Haven River,' signed and dated '78 ' (lower left), inscribed with title on old label to reverse (2) Exhibited at Guildhall Art...

Hammer:
£200

A YACHT RACING STARTER GUN A YACHT RACING STARTER GUN with heavily cast 10in. barrel, threaded breach block with spring pin fire action, with trunnions mounted to step wooden base -- 5in. (13cm.) high Royal Naval Club & Royal Albert Yacht Club, Portsmouth

Hammer:
£650

δ δ GUY L'HOSTIS FRENCH 1945-) - 'FLAME' BORD DE PRIS PAR JOLIE BRISE δ GUY L'HOSTIS (FRENCH, 1945- ) 'FLAME' Bord de pris par jolie Brise Watercolour Signed 'G L'HOSTIS' (lower left) and inscribed as per title (lower right) 18 x 27in. (46 x 68.5cm.) Gallery condition

Hammer:
£250


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