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A fine pair of Royal Worcester vases decorated by Charles Baldwyn with black headed gulls flying over tree lined cliffs, 12" high

Forthcoming Sales in 2015

Ceramics and Glass, Furniture and Works of Art

19th February 2015

(Last date for entries: January 9th)

Coins, Militaria and Collectables

12th March 2015

Paintings and Drawings, Furniture and Works of Art

16th April 2015

(Last date for entries: March 13th)

Asian Art

15th May 2015

Silver and Jewelelry, Furniture and Works of Art

11th & 12th June 2015

(Last date for entries: May 1st)

A George III two handled tray, the centre engraved with a double crest above an armorial thought to be those of Grant and Frenchie through descent to the Earldom of Deafield. Joseph Craddock and William K Reid, London 1813, 27.75 across, (c.186oz). Provenance:

Acquired from J.H. Bourden-Smith Ltd. London 1992. The collection of James Fairfax A.C. Stanbridge Mill, Gussage All Saints, Dorset.

Recent Sales

Jewellery and Silver, Furniture and Works of Art

4th and 5th December 2014

Viewing

Saturday, 29th November 9:30am-12noon
Monday, 1st December 9:30am-5pm
Tuesday, 2nd December 9:30am-7pm
Wednesday, 3rd December 9:30am-5pm

Sale starts at 10:30am

Please click the link below to be taken to the e-version of the catalogue

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A rare Chinese whitish jade conch shell brush washer, Qing, probably Qianlong, 3.25'' long, sold for £24,400

Asian Art

14th November 2014

Viewing

Monday, 10th November 9:30am-5pm
Tuesday, 11th November 9:30am-7pm
Wednesday, 12th November 9:30am-5pm
Thursday, 13th November 9:30am-5pm

Sale starts at 10:30am

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The contents of Highdon House Front

The Contents of Highdon House

Monday 27th October at 11am

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Walter Richard Sickert (1860-1942) A view of a London town house, oil on panel, 11.75" x 9.75", sold for £20,740

Paintings and Drawings, Furniture and Works of Art

25th September 2014

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A pair of Royal Worcester porcelain ewers painted with cherubs ice-skating and aiming bows and arrows, 7.5", sold for £2,440

Ceramics and Glass, Furniture and Works of Art

31st July 2014

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John Smart (1742-1811) - A portrait miniature of Miss Annie Chambers, 1807, 3½" x 2¾", sold for £29,280

Jewellery and Silver, Furniture and Works of Art

12th and 13th June 2014 at 10:30am

(Last date for entries: April 25th)

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A large famille verte baluster Vase decorated with a scene from the fable of the Shui Man Jin Shan, the base with a six character Guangxu mark, 15.5" high, Sold for £15,860

Asian Art

22nd May 2014

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MELPLASH COURT HOUSE SALE NETS OVER £3 MILLION

"Duke's sale of the contents of Melplash Court, near Bridport, became one of the highest grossing 'on-the-premises' sales ever conducted by a provincial auctioneer."

Antiques Trade Gazette Issue 1959 - For a full review of the sale see http://www.antiquestradegazette.com/news/7680.aspx

A Qianlong mark and period hardwood carving of Lohan achieved the highest price in the 3-day sale selling for £382,400
A Qianlong mark and period hardwood carving of Lohan achieved the highest price in the 3-day sale selling for £382,400

PART I

Wednesday 22nd September
at 10.30am

Including glass, ceramics, books, Russian icons and manuscripts, textiles, silver and plate, clocks and works of art.

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Reflections of the Orient

Thursday 23rd September
at 10.30am

Including jade, Chinese robes and textiles, Oriental works of art, ivory, bronze and sculpture, Japanese wood and laquer, oriental jewellery, ceramics and pictures.

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PART II

Friday 24th September
at 10.30am

Including paintings, furniture and outside effects.

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Duke's
The Dorchester Fine Art Saleroom
Weymouth Avenue
Dorchester
Dorset
DT1 1QS
UK
Tel:  +44 (0) 1305 265 080
Fax: +44 (0) 1305 260 101
Email: enquiries@dukes-auctions.com

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