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In the manner of Peter Tillemans, a mid 18th Century oil on dome shaped canvas, unsigned, a view of London and the River Thames from Greenwich Hill with the Royal Observatory to the left, The Queen's House to the right and a distant view of St Pauls with figures and animals in the foreground, 87cm h x 111cm w.  Of note is the scaffold to Queen Mary Court which competed construction in 1751.

840 In the manner of Peter Tillemans, a mid 18th Century oil on dome shaped canvas, unsigned, a view of London and the River Thames from Greenwich Hill with the Royal Observatory to the left, The Queen's House to the right and a distant view of St Pauls with figures and animals in the foreground, 87cm h x 111cm w. Of note is the scaffold to Queen Mary Court which competed construction in 1751.

SOLD £18000
A red and blue ground Northwest Persian carpet with central medallion within a 5 row border 636cm x 437cm

905 A red and blue ground Northwest Persian carpet with central medallion within a 5 row border 636cm x 437cm

SOLD £1800
Chas C Stadden, fifty five various hand painted pewter figures of soldiers

696 Chas C Stadden, fifty five various hand painted pewter figures of soldiers

SOLD £1450
An Autograph book won by Paula McCarthy (the vendor) in a competition by Radio Luxembourg in 1974, together with newspaper clippings showing her receiving the book photographed with Rod Stewart.  The autographs include Keith Moon, Paul McCartney, Rod Stewart, Suzi Quatro, Rick Wakeman, Bay City Rollers, Long John Baldry, Ringo Starr, Alice Cooper, O'Jays, Doobie Brothers.  There is an "Elvis Presley" style autograph in the book although it does appear suspect

530 An Autograph book won by Paula McCarthy (the vendor) in a competition by Radio Luxembourg in 1974, together with newspaper clippings showing her receiving the book photographed with Rod Stewart. The autographs include Keith Moon, Paul McCartney, Rod Stewart, Suzi Quatro, Rick Wakeman, Bay City Rollers, Long John Baldry, Ringo Starr, Alice Cooper, O'Jays, Doobie Brothers. There is an "Elvis Presley" style autograph in the book although it does appear suspect

SOLD £1150
James Paterson (1854-1937), watercolour signed and dated 1907, "View of Ostend Harbour" 25cm x 35cm

828 James Paterson (1854-1937), watercolour signed and dated 1907, "View of Ostend Harbour" 25cm x 35cm

SOLD £1150
A Victorian mahogany partners desk with inset tooled leather writing surface, the upper section fitted 2 long and 2 short drawers, the pedestals fitted 3 drawers enclosed by a panelled door and cupboard enclosed by a panelled door 74cm h x 152cm w x 123cm d

1087 A Victorian mahogany partners desk with inset tooled leather writing surface, the upper section fitted 2 long and 2 short drawers, the pedestals fitted 3 drawers enclosed by a panelled door and cupboard enclosed by a panelled door 74cm h x 152cm w x 123cm d

SOLD £580
20th Century oil on canvas unsigned, portrait of a standing Arthur Wellesley, First Duke of Wellington 120cm h x 90cm  contained in a gilt frame

823 20th Century oil on canvas unsigned, portrait of a standing Arthur Wellesley, First Duke of Wellington 120cm h x 90cm contained in a gilt frame

SOLD £560
Murray McNeel Caird Urquhart (1880-1972), oil on canvas signed and dated 1931, a Scottish interior market scene with figures, stalls and customers 50cm h x 67cm

802 Murray McNeel Caird Urquhart (1880-1972), oil on canvas signed and dated 1931, a Scottish interior market scene with figures, stalls and customers 50cm h x 67cm

SOLD £560
A Regency rectangular rosewood bookcase fitted adjustable shelves, raised on outswept supports with concave base 96cm h x 93cm w x 48cm d

1064 A Regency rectangular rosewood bookcase fitted adjustable shelves, raised on outswept supports with concave base 96cm h x 93cm w x 48cm d

SOLD £520
A large resin figure of The Spirit of Ecstasy raised on a circular base 62cm h x 29cm

789 A large resin figure of The Spirit of Ecstasy raised on a circular base 62cm h x 29cm

SOLD £400
20th Century oil on canvas, Russian, impressionist style study of a seated lady 88cm x 68cm, marked to the reverse

831 20th Century oil on canvas, Russian, impressionist style study of a seated lady 88cm x 68cm, marked to the reverse

SOLD £360
A pair of Art Nouveau style silver plated 2 light candlesticks in the form of semi-clad ladies 30cm

125 A pair of Art Nouveau style silver plated 2 light candlesticks in the form of semi-clad ladies 30cm

SOLD £300
An orange Whitefriars style circular baluster vase 15cm

434 An orange Whitefriars style circular baluster vase 15cm

SOLD £260
Five Adam Rouilly & Co of 18 Fitzroy Street London, W1 medical charts - S43 Endocrine Glands, S28 Muscular Tissue (x2), S34 Sensory and Motor Tracts, S27 Sougo Chart Medulla and S35 The Brain

723 Five Adam Rouilly & Co of 18 Fitzroy Street London, W1 medical charts - S43 Endocrine Glands, S28 Muscular Tissue (x2), S34 Sensory and Motor Tracts, S27 Sougo Chart Medulla and S35 The Brain

SOLD £240
A Hannah Barlow Doulton Lambeth oviform vase with a wide incised band of grazing ponies, monogrammed 1887 27.5cm

432 A Hannah Barlow Doulton Lambeth oviform vase with a wide incised band of grazing ponies, monogrammed 1887 27.5cm

SOLD £240
A Spirit of Ecstasy Rolls Royce car mascot raised on a wooden base 17cm h x 9cm x 9cm

785 A Spirit of Ecstasy Rolls Royce car mascot raised on a wooden base 17cm h x 9cm x 9cm

SOLD £220
A Steiff limited edition Leo 1912 Titanic Mourning Bear 60cm  no.0075 of 1000 complete with certificate, no box

692 A Steiff limited edition Leo 1912 Titanic Mourning Bear 60cm no.0075 of 1000 complete with certificate, no box

SOLD £220
Joan and David de Bethel, a papier mache figure of a seated cat with green glass eyes, dressed in a green and floral dress and booties with verse to back, marked  Made for Herbert Johnson of London by Joan and David De Bethel, Rye, Sussex, dated 1968, 22cm

412 Joan and David de Bethel, a papier mache figure of a seated cat with green glass eyes, dressed in a green and floral dress and booties with verse to back, marked Made for Herbert Johnson of London by Joan and David De Bethel, Rye, Sussex, dated 1968, 22cm

SOLD £190

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