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Alchemy of Design: The Collection of Count Manfredi della Gherardesca
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Donnington Priory
Newbury, Berkshire
RG14 2JE
United Kingdom
Alchemy of Design: The Collection of Count Manfredi della Gherardesca

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Viewing in London (highlights): Dreweatts London, 16-17 Pall Mall, St James’s, London SW1Y 5LU
19 - 27 Mar 2024

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Auction dates
Apr 24, 2024 10:30 AM BST
Viewing dates
Apr 20, 2024 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM BST
Apr 21, 2024 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM BST
Apr 22, 2024 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM BST
Apr 23, 2024 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM BST
Apr 24, 2024 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM BST
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading WATCH THE VIDEO | THE COLLECTION OF COUNT MANFREDI DELLA GHERARDESCA
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading WATCH THE VIDEO | COUNT MANFREDI DELLA GHERADESCA | IN HIS OWN WORDS
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading AN ITALIAN BRONZE DOOR KNOCKER WITH SATYR, 17TH CENTURY
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750 GBP
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750 GBP
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800 - 1,200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A METAL CHAIR BY TOM DIXON (B.1959), CIRCA 1989
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130 GBP
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130 GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A LIFE-SIZED BLUE GLAZED RED POTTERY POODLE, ITALIAN
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600 GBP
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600 GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A SHOAL OF TEN ITALIAN EMBOSSED COPPER FISHES AND SEA LIFE VENICE, SECOND HALF OF THE 20TH CENTURY
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850 GBP
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850 GBP
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800 - 1,200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A GILTWOOD MIRROR ATTRIBUTED TO OSVALDO BORSANI (1911-1985)
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750 GBP
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750 GBP
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800 - 1,200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading AN ITALIAN GILTWOOD OPEN ARMCHAIR, ROME, 19TH CENTURY
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240 GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading AN ITALIAN GILTWOOD TABLE, ROME, MID 18TH CENTURY
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1
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4,800 GBP
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5,000 - 8,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A PAIR OF SPANISH GILT METAL SCONCES, SECOND HALF 20TH CENTURY
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1
170 GBP
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170 GBP
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200 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A VERY NEAR PAIR OF FRENCH GILT AND PATINATED BRONZE CANDLESTICKS AFTER GALLE AND PERCIER MID 19TH
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1
220 GBP
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220 GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A PAIR OF EMPIRE REVIVAL GILT BRONZE CANDLESTICKS, LATE 19TH CENTURY
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1
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120 GBP
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200 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading λ HOPE ATHERTON (BRITISH B. 1974) UNTITLED, 2007
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1,800 GBP
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2,000 - 3,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y A LACQUER TEBAKO (ACCESSORIES BOX) JAPANESE, MEIJI PERIOD
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1
600 GBP
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600 GBP
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300 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A WILLIAM IV MAHOGANY STAND IN THE FORM OF AN IONIC COLUMN, CIRCA 1835
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1
280 GBP
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280 GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading λ PAUL MCDEVITT (BRITISH B. 1962) NIGHT IN MOTION
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1
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650 GBP
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700 - 1,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A STEEL STICK AND UMBRELLA STAND BY TOM DIXON (B. 1959)
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1
320 GBP
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320 GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A MARBLE TOPPED IRONWORK CONSOLE TABLE LATE 20TH CENTURY
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1
180 GBP
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180 GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A SET OF FOUR TOLE PEINTE AND MIRROR BACK WALL SCONCES CONTINENTAL, MID 20TH CENTURY
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1
550 GBP
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550 GBP
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600 - 1,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A STONEWARE LARGE PLANTER, THAI
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1
30 GBP
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30 GBP
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50 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A PAIR OF GILT-DECORATED EBONISED STANDS IN THE NAPOLEON III STYLE, 20TH CENTURY
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1
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120 GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A CUT POLISHED STEEL PANEL 'THE TREE OF LIFE' HAITI, 20TH CENTURY
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1
180 GBP
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180 GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading AN ARTS AND CRAFTS OAK UMBRELLA AND STICK STAND, CIRCA 1900
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1
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240 GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading TWO MOUNTED SAWFISH ROSTRUMS
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1
1,400 GBP
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1,400 GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading λ DANIELE PUPPI (ITALIAN B. 1970), FATICA 12
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1
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240 GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A LARGE BAVARIAN WHITE LAMP BASE 1960s
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60 GBP
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60 GBP
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100 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading WITHDRAWN
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1,200 GBP
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A PAIR OF TEAK MIRRORS, MODERN
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1
1,200 GBP
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1,200 GBP
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1,200 - 1,800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading TWO BLACK AND WHITE CUSHIONS BY JONATHAN ADLER
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1
60 GBP
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60 GBP
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100 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y A MATCHED PAIR OF ANGLO-INDIAN EBONY OPEN ARMCHAIRS, SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
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1
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1,800 GBP
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2,000 - 3,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A GLASS DOMED HERALDIC BADGE OF THE PRINCE OF WALES LATE 20TH CENTURY
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1
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120 GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A FRENCH LEATHER CASED BOX 'LAVES DU VESUVE', 19TH CENTURY AND LATER
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1
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550 GBP
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600 - 1,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A BOXED SET OF MARBLE SPECIMENS, 20TH CENTURY Hinged case adapted
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1
550 GBP
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550 GBP
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600 - 1,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A PAIR OF STEEL AND CAST IRON MUSIC STANDS,SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY AND LATER
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1
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240 GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A BRASS MOUNTED EBONISED TWO TIER COFFEE TABLE, SECOND HALF 20TH CENTURY
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1
600 GBP
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600 GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ FRED TOMASELLI (B.1956) RICK MOODY. PHRASE BOOK
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1
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240 GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading FRED TOMASELLI (AMERICAN B. 1956), CYCLOPTICON (FOR PARKETT 67)
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1
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180 GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ CHRISTOPHER WOOL (B.1955), WOOL
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1
240 GBP
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240 GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A PAIR OF EMPIRE GILT AND PATINATED BRONZE CANDLESTICKS AFTER GALLE AND PERCIER EARLY 19TH CENTURY
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1
420 GBP
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420 GBP
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500 - 800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A FRAMED SET OF GRAND TOUR SPECIMEN MARBLES, 19TH CENTURY
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1
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750 GBP
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800 - 1,200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y AFTER JEAN-BAPTISTE JACQUES AUGUSTIN (1759-1832), A PORTRAIT MINIATURE OF LOUIS XVIII OF FRANCE
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1
900 GBP
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900 GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading LUCIO BUBACCO (B. 1957), A RED, BLUE, AND CLEAR GLASS FIGURAL GOBLET, 1993
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1
120 GBP
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120 GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A PAIR OF AUSTRIAN ART NOUVEAU EBONISED BEECH AND BRASS MOUNTED STANDS
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1
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1,800 GBP
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2,000 - 3,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading CIRCLE OF JEAN-BAPTISTE OUDRY (FRENCH 1686-1755), PORTRAIT OF A POODLE
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1
5,500 GBP
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5,500 GBP
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6,000 - 8,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading AFTER THOMAS HUDSON, TROMPE L'OEIL WITH A PORTRAIT OF MRS. JOHN FABER
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1
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2,800 GBP
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3,000 - 5,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading DUTCH SCHOOL (18TH CENTURY) A TROMPE L'OEIL AFTER AN ENGRAVED PORTRAIT OF SIR PETER LELY
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1
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2,800 GBP
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3,000 - 5,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading ENGLISH SCHOOL (17TH CENTURY), THE MIRACULOUS EFFIGY OF HENRICE GARNET (1555-1606)
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1
240 GBP
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240 GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A PAIR OF EMPIRE GILT AND PATINATED BRONZE CANDLESTICKS, AFTER GALLE AND PERCIER
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1
600 GBP
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600 GBP
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600 - 1,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A PAIR OF ITALIAN STATUARY MARBLE FEMALE MASK PANELS, LATE 16TH/EARLY 17TH CENTURY
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1
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2,200 GBP
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2,500 - 4,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading MANUEL CERDA (MEXICAN B. 1972), ENTRE VER Y CONCEPTUAR
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1
0 GBP
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950 GBP
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1,000 - 1,500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading MANUEL CERDA (MEXICAN B. 1972), ENTRE EL PASADO
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1
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300 GBP
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500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A PAIR OF WHITE CERAMIC PINEAPPLE LAMP BASES, MODERN
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1
800 GBP
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800 GBP
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800 - 1,200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A MADAGASCAN CARVED SEPTARIAN NODULE SKULL 20TH CENTURY
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1
600 GBP
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600 GBP
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600 - 800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A MATCHED PAIR OF STAINED OAK TABLES, ONE EARLY 20TH CENTURY, THE OTHER LATE 20TH CENTURY
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1
350 GBP
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350 GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading λ RACHEL WHITEREAD (BRITISH B. 1963), HERRINGBONE FLOOR
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1
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1,000 GBP
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1,200 - 1,800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading λ GEORGE PELLETIER (FRENCH 1938-2024), SUN LAMP (LAMP DIT SOLEIL), FRANCE, LATE 20TH CENTURY
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1
950 GBP
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950 GBP
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GBP
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1,000 - 2,000 GBP