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The Collection of Sir William Whitfield CBE - Part One
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Venue address
Donnington Priory
Newbury, Berkshire
RG14 2JE
United Kingdom
The Collection of Sir William Whitfield CBE - Part One

All lots with a low estimate of £500 or less are to be offered with No Reserve

Auction dates
10 Mar 2020 10:30 GMT
Viewing dates
05 Mar 2020 10:00 - 17:00 GMT
06 Mar 2020 10:00 - 17:00 GMT
07 Mar 2020 10:00 - 14:00 GMT
08 Mar 2020 10:00 - 14:00 GMT
09 Mar 2020 10:00 - 17:00 GMT
10 Mar 2020 08:30 - 17:00 GMT
Auction currency
GBP
Buyer's premium
25 %
Online commission
5 %
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There are 437 lots within this auction
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Brand
Item Type
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A pair of French spelter models of the Townley Vase fitted as table lamps, circa 1890
700 GBP
150 - 250 GBP
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A Regency beechwood, parcel-gilt and brass-mounted scroll-end sofa, circa 1815
6,000 GBP
2,000 - 3,000 GBP
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After Carlo Finelli, a Venetian model of Venus in a shell by Testolini, late 19th century
950 GBP
600 - 800 GBP
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A pair of Continental Belge marble columnar pedestals, late 19th century
1,200 GBP
400 - 600 GBP
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A North West Persian runner, small North West Persian rug and a Kashan rug
700 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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A set of six late George III mahogany hall chairs, circa 1790
7,500 GBP
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
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A parcel gilt and painted bracket in Chinoiserie taste and a pair of modern painted wood brackets, 2
260 GBP
100 - 150 GBP
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A George I style carved and gilt-gesso stand, late 19th/early 20th century
1,400 GBP
800 - 1,200 GBP
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A large quantity of mezzotints of notable people
1,400 GBP
300 - 500 GBP
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A pair of late George III mahogany hall chairs, circa 1800
700 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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A George II style carved mahogany sofa, late 19th century
3,000 GBP
700 - 1,000 GBP
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A scagliola columnar pedestal simulating verde antico, 19th century
2,200 GBP
600 - 800 GBP
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A set of four carved and giltwood wall mounts, 18th century and later
850 GBP
300 - 500 GBP
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A William IV carved giltwood pelmet, circa 1830
0 GBP
1,000 - 1,500 GBP
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A large and impressive simulated marble bust of Emperor Hadrian, late 20th century
650 GBP
300 - 500 GBP
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A pair of Italian or French verde antico columnar pedestals, first half 19th century
1,500 GBP
1,000 - 1,500 GBP
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An Antwerp Historical Tapestry from The Story of Emperor Octavian Augustus, circa 1660-1690
14,000 GBP
6,000 - 8,000 GBP
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A pair of George III style architectural painted and parcel-gilt open breakfront bookcases, 19th cen
1,300 GBP
1,500 - 2,000 GBP
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A French gilt bronze bust of Diana the Huntress after Jean-Antoine Houdon (1741-1828)
900 GBP
250 - 350 GBP
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A Napoleon III ormolu mounted rouge griotte, Breccia and vert maurin columnar pedestal by Maison Mil
2,600 GBP
700 - 1,000 GBP
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A painted plaster bust of William Pitt the Younger after Joseph Nollekens (British 1737-1823)
1,200 GBP
300 - 500 GBP
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An Italian Siena and white marble mounted columnar pedestal, 19th century
700 GBP
500 - 800 GBP
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A late George III mahogany bookcase, circa 1790
3,000 GBP
2,000 - 3,000 GBP
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Circle of Maria Verelst (British 1680-1744) Portrait of Lady Smythe, three-quarter-length
3,000 GBP
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
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John Vanderbank (British 1694-1739) Portrait of Dr Martin Benson (1689-1752) Bishop of Gloucester, h
1,500 GBP
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
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A George II carved giltwood pier mirror, circa 1755
5,200 GBP
6,000 - 10,000 GBP
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North Italian School (17th century) Portrait of a gentleman, half-length, in a pale brown embroidere
1,000 GBP
1,000 - 1,500 GBP
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After Samuel Cooper Portrait of Oliver Cromwell (1599-1658)
3,800 GBP
500 - 700 GBP
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Circle of Jonathan Richardson (British 1665-1745) Portrait of Matthew Prior (1664-1721), half-length
1,600 GBP
800 - 1,200 GBP
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After Antonio Canova, an Italian sculpted alabaster figural group of the Three Graces, 19th century
700 GBP
150 - 250 GBP
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A French Empire burr elm marble topped pier table
900 GBP
300 - 500 GBP
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A Victorian black painted cast iron door porter
280 GBP
60 - 80 GBP
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Contemporary British School UntitledStriated red stone43cm high
480 GBP
100 - 150 GBP
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λ Yunus Haider ARBS (b. 1943) Opus 1972/03 - Screen Bronze 47cm high overall
600 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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λ Sir Jacob Epstein (British 1880-1959)Fifth Portrait of Kathleen A bronze
10,000 GBP
5,000 - 8,000 GBP
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An associated pair of patinated bronze models of the Medici Venus and Capitoline Antinous, third qua
2,800 GBP
800 - 1,200 GBP
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A French or Italian patinated bronze model of Hercules, in the manner of the Hercules Farnese, 19th
3,000 GBP
800 - 1,200 GBP
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After Benvenuto Cellini (Florence, 1500-1571)
3,600 GBP
1,000 - 1,500 GBP
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A white marble urn wall mount in George III Adam style, first quarter 19th century
800 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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A pair of French or English wrought iron grille or balcony panels, 19th century
240 GBP
150 - 250 GBP
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A pair of plywood and cast iron obelisk standard lamps, the plinths probably early 20th century
480 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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A large pair of crackle-glazed vases and covers, Chinese, 20th century
750 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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A pair of Scottish George III cast iron stoves modelled as Neoclassical urns, attributed to the Carr
6,200 GBP
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
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ϒ A pair of ivory and brass mounted opera glasses, later 19th century
340 GBP
60 - 80 GBP
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A Continental sample marble and gilt metal mounted obelisk, late 19th century
1,200 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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A mahogany partner's pedestal desk, 18th century and later
4,200 GBP
1,000 - 1,500 GBP
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An early Victorian stained softwood walking stick, mid 19th century
120 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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A pair of Empire patinated bronze candle holders, circa 1810, and a Regency gilt bronze mount refitt
240 GBP
150 - 200 GBP
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British School (circa 1730) Portrait of a gentleman
220 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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ϒ An Anglo-Indian, probably Vizagapatam, antler covered tea caddy, mid 19th century
850 GBP
700 - 1,000 GBP
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Two scagliola panels, 20th century
160 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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A collection of twelve assorted items of specimen and curiosity interest
800 GBP
250 - 350 GBP
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A pair of large Italian marmo giallo Grand Tour souvenir models of Temple of Castor and Pollux and t
21,000 GBP
5,000 - 8,000 GBP
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A George III style mahogany double breakfront bookcase
9,000 GBP
1,500 - 2,000 GBP
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ϒ A Chinese pierced ivory double gourd ivory pomander, Qing Dynasty, 19th century
300 GBP
500 - 700 GBP
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A Cantagalli 'Iznik' style mug with bracket handle, late 19th century
450 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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A Japanese bronze figure of Quanyin, Meiji-Taisho Era
2,000 GBP
600 - 800 GBP
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A Chinese cast-iron head of Guanyin, Qing Dynasty
420 GBP
600 - 800 GBP
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An Iznik fritware pottery dish, circa 1580-1620
1,600 GBP
500 - 700 GBP
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A pair of Chinese 'robins egg' glazed models of mythical birds, Qing Dynasty, 19th century
550 GBP
300 - 500 GBP
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