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ATTRIBUTED TO DOMINIC SERRES (BRITISH, 1722-1793) An armed Dutch cutter beating out to sea Watercolour 3½ x 5¾in. (9 x 14.5cm.) - Minor foxing and slight time staining.

£250 - £350

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δ KENNETH JEPSON (BRITISH, 1932-1998) 'Bounty'; 'Mayflower' Both signed 'K. Jepson' (lower right) Oil on canvas, one unframed 20 x 30in. (51 x 76cm.) (2, a pair) - Good overall condition

£200 - £300

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CIRCLE OF JOHN CHRISTIAN SCHETKY (BRITISH, 1778-1874) A cutter yacht of the Royal Thames Yacht Club under reduced sail in a heavy swell Oil on canvas 15½ x 21¾in. (39 x 55.5cm.) - Good overall condition

£500 - £800

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ARTHUR CHIDLEY (BRITISH, EARLY 20TH CENTURY) The Camper & Nicholson sailing yacht 'Candida', circa 1930 Signed 'A. Chidley' (lower right) Watercolour 12¼ x 19½in. (31 x 50cm.) - Good overall condition

£150 - £250

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GEORGE SULLIVAN (BRITISH, 19TH CENTURY) A cutter yacht off Cowes Castle, Isle of Wight Signed 'Geo Sullivan' (lower right) Oil on canvas 12½ x 21in. (32 x 53cm.) - scattered retouching throughout; heightened signature

£400 - £600

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JOSEPH HONORÉ MAXIME PELLEGRIN (FRENCH, 1793-1869) 'L'Union', 1831 Signed, inscribed and dated 'Honoré Pellegrin à Marseilles 1831' (lower right) Gouache 17½ x 24¾in. (44.5 x 63cm.) - Time stained, water damage in sky top left

£400 - £600

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JOSEPH HONORÉ MAXIME PELLEGRIN (FRENCH, 1793-1869) 'Le Solide' off Marseilles, 1862 Signed, inscribed and dated 'H Pellegrin à Marseilles 1862' (lower right) Gouache 14¾ x 16in. (37.5 x 41in.) - Time stained.

£300 - £500

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CHARLES DIXON (BRITISH, 1872-1934) Shipping on the River Thames with the Palace of Westminster and Lambeth Bridge beyond Signed and dated 'Charles Dixon 96' (lower left) Watercolour 9¼ x 13¾in. (23.5 x 34.5cm.) - Slight fading

£600 - £800

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THOMAS BUSH HARDY (BRITISH, 1842-1897) Deal and Calais fishing boats off Calais Watercolour heightened with bodycolour Signed and dated 'T.B. Hardy 1896' (lower right) 11¼ x 24¾in. (28.5 x 63cm.) - time staining

£300 - £500

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NICHOLAS CAMMILLIERI (MALTESE, 1762-1860) The brig 'Thomas Gowland' of Sunderland, Stephen L. Gordon Master, arriving at Malta 1863 Signed (lower right) Watercolour 17 x 23in. (43 x 58.5cm.) - Would benefit from a clean, faded in the sea.

£400 - £600

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AN HISTORICALLY INTERESTING MODEL OF THE RAMSGATE HOVELLERS' LUGGER PRINCE OF WALES , BUILT BY H. TWYMAN AND DISPLAYED AT THE GREAT EXHIBITION, LONDON, 1851 the finely planked hull pinned with copper nails, and complete with bilge keels and rudder with eccentric tiller shaft, with internal fittings with seats with knees, deck with two removable hatches, bilge pump, stove pipe, forward compartment ...

£2,000 - £3,000

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AN HISTORICALLY INTERESTING LUGGER LIFEBOAT MODEL BUILT BY H. TWYMAN FOR THE INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION, LONDON, 1862 the planked and pinned hull inscribed to the bow Sunbeam / Friend to All Nations with lead keel, bilge keels, wooden rudder with yoke, gesso-coated canvas wales and grab line, fitted internally with forward compartment with stove and glazed deck lights, seats, covered hatches with copper ...

£1,500 - £2,500

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CIRCLE OF JOHN CHRISTIAN SCHETKY (BRITISH, 1778-1874) The rescue Oil on canvas 13½ x 24in. (34.5 x 61cm.) - Relined 1960

£300 - £500

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δ KENNETH JEPSON (BRITISH, 1932-1998) The Blackwall Frigate 'Renown'; The American Black Ball Line Packet 'Yorkshire' Both signed 'K. Jepson' (lower right) Oil on canvas, one unframed Larger: 20 x 30in. (51 x 76cm.) (2, a pair) - Good overall condition

£250 - £350

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NEAPOLITAN SCHOOL, CIRCA 1860 Fair and foul portraits of the Salcombe fruit schooner 'Arabella', Master John Adams Oil on canvas in original frames 22½ x 32¾in. (57 x 83cm.) (2, a pair) Provenance : Master John Adams and thence by descent (great, great granddaughter) - Arabella was a 130 ton ash-built schooner constructed under special survey at Bonker's Yard, Salcombe, in 1860 for the orange trade ...

£1,000 - £1,500

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δ STUART BECK (BRITISH, 1903-2000) A break in the clouds Signed and dated 'Stuart Beck 1974' (lower right); artist's label to verso Watercolour 14 x 19½in. (35.5 x 49.5cm) - good overall condition

£80 - £120

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WILLIAM MINSHALL BIRCHALL (AMERICAN, 1884-1941) Running into heavy weather Signed and dated 'W.M. Birchall 1932' and inscribed with title Watercolour and body colour 10 x 13½in. (25.5 x 34cm.) - A little time stained.

£150 - £250

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A WELL-PRESENTED AND BUILT 1:48 SCALE MODEL OF THE FRENCH AUXILIARY TRAINING SCHOONER L'ETOILE [1932] modelled in fruit wood, the planked hull with copper sheathing, planked and pinned deck with details including anchor winch with bound wooden stocks, deck light, water barrels, glazed deck house with bell and ventilator, two fitted dinghies, stove pipe, companionway, gratings and helm, masts with ...

£1,000 - £1,500

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δ KENNETH JEPSON (BRITISH, 1932-1998) 'Blue Jacket'; The 'Torrens' Both signed 'K Jepson' (lower right) Oil on canvas 19½ x 29½in. (49.5 x 75cm.) (2, a pair) - Good overall condition

£300 - £500

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δ EDWIN HALL (BRITISH, 20TH CENTURY) A windjammer off Tenerife Signed and dated '1971' Oil on canvas 21 x 35¼in. (53.5 x 89.5cm.)

£200 - £400

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δ KENNETH JEPSON (BRITISH, 1932-1998) The 'Eclipse' Signed 'K. Jepson' (lower right) Oil on canvas, unframed 20 x 30in. (51 x 76cm.) - Eclipse was a very famous Arctic whaler, built 1867 by Alexander Hall at Aberdeen and operated out of Peterhead well into the 20 th century. - Good overall condition

£150 - £250

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A LATE 19TH CENTURY WELL-PRESENTED MODEL OF THE S.S. MIRANDA , CHARTERED BY THE CONTROVERSIAL POLAR EXPLORER 'DR' FREDERICK A. COOK, 1894 the carved hull coppered below the waterline with black topsides, carved figurehead with filigree work, anchors in davits, varnished decks with simple wooden fittings, stayed funnel, four lifeboats in davits, saloon lights, capstan and helm, with twin racked masts ...

£800 - £1,200

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δ JOHN BENTHAM DINSDALE (BRITISH, 1927-2008) 'Star of Persia' Signed 'John Bentham Dinsdale' and inscribed on verso Oil on canvas 9½ x 11½in. (24 x 29cm.) - Gallery condition

£300 - £500

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F.R.W. (ENGLISH, 19TH CENTURY) S.S. 'Connector', a freak ship Signed with initials and inscribed '1876' (lower left) Watercolour 8¾ x 11in. (22 x 28cm.) - First advertised to investors in 1864 as the 'future' of modern coastal coal haulage, it's unlikely this extraordinary vessel was built beyond a trial model which was reputedly tested in the Thames. Whatever the alleged advantages were, they seem ...

£100 - £150

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LUIGI ROBERTO (ITALIAN, 1845-1910) S.S. 'Uppingham' in a gale in the Bay of Biscay; S.S. 'Uppingham' entering the Bay of Naples, 1886 Signed, inscribed and dated 'L. Roberto Napoli 1886' (lower left) with titles centre Watercolour and gouache 16¼ x 24¼in. (41 x 61.5cm.) (2, a pair) - Built in 1881 by Railton, Dixon & Co. for E. Pembroke (later Galbraith, Pembroke & Co.), Uppingham was a cargo steamer ...

£400 - £600

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δ NORMAN WILKINSON (BRITISH, 1878-1971) The London Pilot Signed 'Norman Wilkinson' (lower right) and inscribed with title (lower left) Etching Pl. 6 x 9in. (15 x 23cm.) - Good condition.

£100 - £150

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ENGLISH SCHOOL, CIRCA 1918 The Dalgliesh S.N. Co's S.S. 'Pennyworth' Signed 'W.H.' (lower left) and inscribed with title Oil on board 8¼ x 12in. (21 x 30.5cm.) - Built by Greenock SB Co for the Vale SS Co. in 1916, this 5,388 ton cargo ship was sold to the Dalgliesh SS Co. in 1918 when her name changed from Gogovale to Pennyworth . She remained with them until sold to Chantiers in 1935. By 1943 she ...

£100 - £150

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δ K. MILLAR (ENGLISH, 20TH CENTURY) 'Turbinia' Signed 'K Millar, 20, Greenwich' (lower right) and inscribed 'Parson's Turbine Richardson' (lower left) Watercolour 6½ x 16¾in. (16.5 x 42.5cm.) - Slight surface cracking and foxing.

£150 - £250

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PAUL VILLARS (FRENCH, 19TH/20TH CENTURY) Shipping in the Pool of London with St Paul's and London Bridge beyond Signed 'P. Villars 97' (lower left) and inscribed 'A Vue Prise à London Bridge' Oil on canvas 17¾ x 23½in. (45 x 59.5cm.) - Relined, slight surface cracking.

£300 - £500

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AN ELECTRIC DAY CRUISER IOLANTHE II BY BASSETT-LOWKE, CIRCA 1935 the 28in. painted wooden hull with maker's transfer label to stern, brass deck fittings, removable superstructure to electric motor to single shaft with propeller ( missing one blade ), friction rudder, contained within cardboard box of issue with maker's label -- 7 x 29in. (18 x 74cm.) - Good overall condition with wear commensurate ...

£500 - £800

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A BUILDER'S MODEL FOR THE M.S. ARABIAN REEFER , BUILT BY AALBORG VÆRFT FOR REDERIET J. LAURITZEN, COPENHAGEN, 1957 the laminated and carved hull with twin four-blade propellers finished in red below the waterline, with white topsides with glazed portholes, painted and lined decks with fittings including gilt brass anchor and chain with winches, bitts, deck rails, companionways, swimming pool, covered ...

£1,500 - £2,500

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A BOARDROOM MODEL FOR THE M.V. TREWIDDEN , BUILT BY READHEAD & SONS, SOUTH SHIELDS FOR HAIN STEAMSHIP COMPANY, 1960 modelled by the Sunderland Model Co. Ltd, the carved and laminated hull, boarding companionways, gilt brass propeller, grey painted decks with lined boxwood cargo hatches, gilt brass and painted fittings including deck rails, bitts, anchors with winches, companionways, rigged derricks, ...

£3,000 - £4,000

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A FINE BOARDROOM MODEL FOR THE M.V. EUGENIE S.E. BUILT BY HOWALDTSWERKE, HAMBURG FOR LOS SANTOS CIA NAVIERA, PANAMA, 1957 modelled by I.R. Amis Ltd, London, with carved and laminated hull, painted decks with lined hatches and passenger accommodation area, replete with detailed fittings as appropriate including anchors with winches and chains, rigged davits with motors, awning stanchions, liveried ...

£2,500 - £3,500

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A WELL-PRESENTED 1:48 SCALE BUILDER'S STYLE MODEL OF THE FAMOUS LIBERTY SHIP JEREMIAH O'BRIEN BUILT BY THE NEW ENGLAND SHIPBUILDING CORP., SOUTH PORTLAND, MAINE FOR THE US GOVERNMENT IN 56 DAYS IN 1943 modelled by Norman Hill (admiralty modeller), bespoke pre-formed hull, with bilge keel, brass propeller and rudder, the topsides, deck and fittings finished in battleship grey and including fore and ...

£2,000 - £3,000

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δ ROWLAND LANGMAID (BRITISH, 1897-1956) British caravelles in the sunset, circa 1588 Signed and inscribed To Karl and Joan, Rowland Langmaid 1952 , inscribed to reverse Oil on canvas 10 x 17in. (25.5 x 43cm.) Provenance : Given to Karl Clopet by the artist and thence by descent - Fine overall condition

£400 - £600

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δ KENNETH JEPSON (BRITISH, 1932-1998) Sir Richard Grenville's 'Revenge' in her last fight off the Azores, 31st August, 1591 Signed 'K. Jepson' (lower right) Oil on canvas 23½ x 33½in. (60 x 85cm.) - Good overall condition

£250 - £350

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ENGLISH SCHOOL, 19TH CENTURY Beach scene with a man-o'-war at anchor Oil on canvas 12½ x 17½in. (32 x 44.5cm.); together with a Dutton print of America (2) - Relined, restored - masking varnsih used.

£150 - £250

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PETER MONAMY (BRITISH, 1681-1749) Two Admiralty yachts off a coastal fortress, the 3-master riding at anchor and the cutter heading ashore in the stiff breeze Oil on canvas Signed 'P. Monamy' (lower left on log) 28½ x 45¼in. (72 x 115cm.) - relined 1980s; gallery condition

£2,000 - £3,000

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FOLLOWER OF SAMUEL SCOTT (BRITISH, 1702-1772) The evening gun Oil on canvas 13¾ x 17¼in. (35 44cm.) - Good condition, old relining.

£500 - £700

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THE LONDON GAZETTE: AN ACCOUNT OF THE ST JAMES'S DAY BATTLE / BATTLE OF ORFORDNESS, 4TH AUGUST 1666 issue no. 75, single sheet printed on both sides with report of the action of 25th July where it was learned that the British ships had not been too badly damaged by the Dutch fleet; the paper concludes with entertaining shipping reports from around the country including West Cowes, July 30th: three ...

£400 - £600

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A VERY FINE 1:36 SCALE ADMIRALTY BOARD STYLE MODEL FOR THE SIXTH RATE 28-GUN SHIP ENTERPRISE [1774] modelled in alder wood, fruit wood and ebony, the framed hull planked and pinned, with ebony main wale, gun ports with cast brass guns in trucks with tackle, finely carved figurehead with carved decoration along bulwarks and stern, with trophies of arms, scrollwork, caryatids, glazed stern with ionic ...

£15,000 - £25,000

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FREDERICK CHAPMAN: 'ARCHITECTURA NAVALIS MERCATORIA...' Stockholm [no publisher], 1768, First Edition, engraved throughout, double page pictorial title by Arre, double-page dedication and 62 double-page plates, bound in a good copy of 19thC half roan, slightly worn, oblong folio -- 23¾ x 18¼in. (60.5 x 46.5cm.); together with War Vessels, circa 1770 , assumed to be Chapman, 50 engraved plates of various ...

£2,500 - £3,500

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A FINELY BUILT AND CARVED 1:72 SCALE NAVY BOARD STYLE MODEL OF 40-GUN SWEDISH HEAVY FRIGATE VENUS [ 1783 ] BUILT TO THE PLANS OF FREDRIK HENRIK CHAPMAN constructed in fruit wood and ebony, the 28in. hull with copper sheathing below the main wale, planked over with gun ports, with oxidised brass cannon on wooden trucks with shot racks, finely carved figurehead of Venus, planked with gratings, belaying ...

£2,000 - £3,000

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A FULL SCALE REPLICA OF THE LUTINE BELL, PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY AFTER THE ORIGINAL OF 1779 RECOVERED IN 1858 AND NOW HANGING IN LLOYD'S OF LONDON heavily cast in bell metal with original French inscription reading Saint Jean 1779 , with crucifix and fleur-de-lys device, moulded rim and shoulder complete with suspension crown and clapper -- 20 x 18in. (51 x 46cm); together with associated wood, metal ...

£3,000 - £5,000

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A FINELY DETAILED 1:48 SCALE MODEL OF THE 40-GUN SPANISH FRIGATE SANTA LEOCADIA , ORIGINALLY BUILT 1777 modelled by D. Prior with planked and framed hull, painted white below the waterline and ebonised main wale and ochre topsides, carved and gilt figurehead and stern and quarter lights, planked decks with details including anchors with bound stocks, belaying rails with pins, deck rings, capstan, ...

£1,500 - £2,500

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δ KENNETH JEPSON (BRITISH, 1932-1998) 'Mayflower'; 'Bounty' Both signed 'K Jepson' lower right Oil on canvas Each 20 x 30in. (51 x 76cm.) (2, pair) - Good overall condition

£200 - £300

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THE STAR: ACCOUNTS OF CAPTAIN BLIGH, 1793 contained in 10 broadsheet issues between February 26th and September 4th, 1793, each containing short accounts mentioning Capt. Bligh, in complete issues with tax stamps as appropriate -- 18½ x 12in. (47 x 30.5cm.) - Disbound thus spines now weak. Modest time staining.

£300 - £500

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A FINELY DETAILED 1:48 SCALE MODEL OF THE 54-GUN PORTLAND CLASS FRIGATE LEOPARD , ORIGINALLY BUILT SHEERNESS, 1790 modelled by D. Prior with planked and framed hull, copper-sheathed below the waterline and ebonised main wale and ochre topsides, carved polychrome figurehead and stern and quarter lights, planked decks with details including anchors with bound stocks, belaying rails with pins, deck rings, ...

£1,500 - £2,500

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