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12th April 2017

Affordable Art: An Evening Sale 12th April 2017

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Affordable Art: An Evening Sale

Sale Catalogue: Page 1



Lot 1: JOHN LIDDELL (1924-2005) "Swanage, Dorset", titled, signed, dated 1984 and numbered 12/20 in pencil to the margin, lino-cut, 16" x 24" See illustration

Sold For: £260.00


Lot 2: PETER DAVIES (1953-) "German Tower, Guernsey", titled, signed, dated '10 and labelled artists proof in pencil to the margin, lino-cut, 15" x 20" (page) (unframed)

Unsold (Estimate): £120-180


Lot 3: PETER DAVIES (1953-) "Wooden Seagull, St. Ives", signed, dated '10, titled and numbered 3/12 in pencil to the margin, lino-cut, 9" x 7" (unframed)

Unsold (Estimate): £60-120


Lot 4: MARTYN BREWSTER (1952-) "Composition no. 2", titled, signed and dated '93 to the margin, monoprint lino-cut, 4.5" x 4.5" See illustration

Unsold (Estimate): £200-400


Lot 5: MARTYN BREWSTER (1952-) "Composition no. 9", titled, signed and dated '93 in pencil to the margin, mono-print, lino-cut, 4.5" x 4.5" See illustration

Unsold (Estimate): £200-400


Lot 6: JOAN MIRO (1893-1983) "LE LEZARD AUX PLUMES D'OR IV", unsigned but apparently published by Louis Border, printed in Paris at Mourlot, November 1971, proof aside from the edition of 100, colour lithograph, 13.25" x 19.25"

Unsold (Estimate): £1200-1800


Lot 7: JOHN LIDDELL (1924-2005) "Abstract 4", signed, dated '65 and numbered 3/10 in pencil to the margin, artists impression, lino-cut, 12.5" x 12" (mounted)

Sold For: £120.00


Lot 8: CLARE SHERVIN (contemporary) "The Moon Weeps", signed, titled and numbered 1/5 to the mount, giclee print on Hahnemuhle paper, 26.75" x 19"

Unsold (Estimate): £200-400


Lot 9: JOHN LIDDELL (1924-2005) "Madonna & Child", signed to the margin and numbered 3000.040.01, monochrome wood engraving, 7.5" x 5.25" (page) (mounted)

Unsold (Estimate): £50-100


Lot 10: AFTER MARC CHAGALL (1887-1985) "Paradise II - The Green Donkey", apparently unsigned but believed to be 1960, coloured lithograph, 13.5" x 10"

Unsold (Estimate): £500-1000


Lot 11: SIR WILLIAM NICHOLSON (1872-1949) "U for Urchin", from the series "An Alphabet", published 1898, first published 1898, lithograph, 10" x 8"

Sold For: £100.00


Lot 12: CLARE SHERVIN (contemporary) "Evolution", signed, titled and numbered 1/15 to the mount, hand embellished giclee print on Hahnemuhle fine paper, 7.75" x 11.25"

Unsold (Estimate): £80-150


Lot 13: CLARE SHERVIN (contemporary) "A Light Within The Ocean", signed, titled and numbered 1/15 to the mount, hand embellished giclee print on Hahnemuhle fine paper, 11.25" x 7.75"

Unsold (Estimate): £80-150


Lot 14: JOHN LIDDELL (1924-2005) "SS Sirius", signed in pencil, titled and dated '60 with artists coding in pencil verso, artist's proof, lino-cut, 13.25" x 21.5", (mounted)

Unsold (Estimate): £100-200


Lot 15: JOHN LIDDELL (1924-2005) "Spring in the Studio", dated 1993, numbered, titled in pencil to the margin, monochrome lino-cut with yellow, 22.25" x 15.25" (page) (mounted) See illustration

Unsold (Estimate): £100-200


Lot 16: MARTYN BREWSTER (1953-) "Beauty & Sadness no.70", titled, signed and dated '96 in pencil to the margin, silk screen mono-print, 18.75" x 18.75" See illustration

Unsold (Estimate): £400-800


Lot 17: MARTYN BREWSTER (1953-) "Beauty & Sadness no.71", titled, signed and dated '96 to the margin, silk screen mono-print, 18.75" x 18.75" See illustration

Sold For: £400.00


Lot 18: JOHN LIDDELL (1924-2005) "Toledo", signed, dated '86, titled and numbered 4/10 in pencil to the margin, coloured lino-cut, 22" x 16.75" (page) (mounted)

Unsold (Estimate): £100-200


Lot 19: AFTER JOAN MIRO (1893-1983) "Le Lezard aux Plumes d'Or no. 1", apparently unsigned, but proof aside from the edition of 100, 1971, coloured lithograph, 13.5" x 19.5"

Unsold (Estimate): £1200-1800


Lot 20: AFTER JOAN MIRO (1893-1983 ) "Le Lizard aux Plumes d'Or no.2", apparently unsigned but proof aside from the edition of 100, 1971, coloured lithograph, 13.5" x 19.5"

Unsold (Estimate): £1200-1800


Lot 21: JOHN LIDDELL (1924-2005) Self portrait, numbered, dated 1991 with artists pencil annotations to the page, sepia lino-cut, 8" x 6", (unframed)

Unsold (Estimate): £50-100


Lot 22: JOHN LIDDELL (1924-2005) "Fish 2", titled with artists numbered to margin, lino-cut on recycled paper, 15" x 22.25" (unframed)

Sold For: £120.00


Lot 23: JOHN LIDDELL (1924-2005) "Fish 3", signed in pencil and dated '87 within the image, with printed initials and further pencil artists numbering to margin, mono-print, lino-cut, on recycled paper, 18.5" x 25" (unframed)

Sold For: £100.00


Lot 24: GRAHAM SUTHERLAND (1903-1980) "Rams Head (rocks and skeletons)", 1968, signed in pencil and titled within the image, apparently an unnumbered proof (there were ten proofs before the addition of 70) printed by Mourlot, Paris, published by Marlborough Fine Art, lithograph, 25.5" x 19.5" (page) See illustration

Sold For: £1300.00


Lot 25: MICHAEL GOUGH (contemporary)) "Sunlight Woodland", signed verso, watercolour over conte crayon, 11.5" x 17.25"

Unsold (Estimate): £200-400


Lot 26: JOHN WELLS (1907-2000) "Spatial Study 1", circa 1947, embossed studio stamp lower right, sepia, pen and ink, 6" x 7.5"

Sold For: £800.00


Lot 27: ABI KREMER (contemporary) "Treescape 6", signed to the margin, handwritten title verso, watercolour, 13.75" x 10"

Sold For: £160.00


Lot 28: ABI KREMER (contemporary) "Treescape 7" , signed in pencil to the margin, watercolour, 9.25" x 12"

Unsold (Estimate): £80-150


Lot 29: MICHAEL GOUGH (contemporary) "Hill Farm 1", signed to the mount, titled verso, watercolour and gouache, 9" x 12" (image)

Unsold (Estimate): £200-400


Lot 30: RENE LE FORESTIER (1903-1972) Harbour scene, signed lower right, watercolour over charcoal heightened with gouache, 12" x 8.5" (page)

Sold For: £120.00


Lot 31: MARTIN PIERCE (contemporary) "The Spanish Guitar Player", signed, watercolour heightened with crayon, 6.75" x 5"

Unsold (Estimate): £50-100


Lot 32: MARTIN PIERCE (contemporary) "The Trumpeters", signed lower right, gouache, 8" x 9.5"

Unsold (Estimate): £50-100


Lot 33: PADRAIG MACMIADHACHAIN (1929-2017) "Fornaluty Mallorca", signed lower left and dated '58, inscribed "Spent winter months here painting in 1958" signed and dated II-VII-08, watercolour, 9" x 12.75" See illustration

Sold For: £800.00


Lot 34: JOHN WELLS (1907-2000) "Flight Study 1" circa 1975, Belgrave Gallery, St. Ives label verso, embossed studio stamp, lino-cut, 3.5" x 4.5" See illustration

Sold For: £650.00


Lot 35: ALAN CARTER (1920-2009) "Pirouette en dehours en attitude", 1978, mixed media on a black ground, titled, signed and dated '78 lower right, artists estate label verso, 30.75" x 20.75"

Unsold (Estimate): £300-600


Lot 36: GEORGE DANNATT (1915-2009) Abstract rectangle circle study, initialled lower left and dated '02, bodycolour and pencil, 3" x 4.75" See illustration Provenance: Purchased by the Art House Gallery, Bournemouth, directly from The George Dannatt Trust.

Unsold (Estimate): £600-1200


Lot 37: ALAN CARTER (1920-2009) "Tour en l'Air Cambrai", signed, titled and dated 1981 lower right, artists estate label verso, gouache on brown paper, 30" x 20"

Unsold (Estimate): £300-600


Lot 38: ALAN CARTER (1920-2009) "Earth Dances", signed, titled and dated 1991 lower right, artists estate label verso, gouache, 18.5" x 28"

Unsold (Estimate): £400-800


Lot 39: SVEN BERLIN (1911-1999) Self portrait in red cap, watercolour and gouache on card, painted on the back of a sketch book cover (visible to the back), artist studio label verso, 20" x 14.5" See illustration

Sold For: £320.00


Lot 40: SIR TERRY FROST RA (1915-2003) "Three Graces", 1964, signed and dated lower right, Belgrave, St. Ives Gallery label verso, sepia pen and ink, 7.75" x 9.75" See illustration Provenance: The artists estate. Belgrave, St. Ives Gallery

Unsold (Estimate): £800-1600


Lot 41: SIR TERRY FROST RA (1915-2003) "Untitled Composition" 1962, signed and dated in pencil lower right, Belgrave St. Ives Gallery label and Austin Desmond Fine Art label verso, oil on paper, 9" x 11.5", See illustration Exhibited: Austin Desmond Fine Art "Terry Frost Works on Paper 25 Years 1947-1972", 1989, no. 51., illustrated page 12. Published: "Terry Frost: Act and Image: Works on Paper through Six Decades", no.55

Unsold (Estimate): £1200-1800


Lot 42: BONNIE BROWN (contemporary) "Entering I", signed in pencil with title back of mount verso, oil and collage on paper, 10" x 10" (page)(mounted)

Unsold (Estimate): £70-140


Lot 43: ROBERT FREAME (contemporary) "Before the Storm", signed lower left, titled verso, oil on canvas board, 4.75" x 6.75"

Sold For: £140.00


Lot 44: ROBERT FREAME (contemporary) "Aqua Sea", signed lower left, titled verso, oil on canvas board, 4.75" x 6.75"

Sold For: £140.00


Lot 45: LAUREN BISSELL (contemporary) "Herring", initialled lower left, oil on board, 6" x 12" (mounted) See illustration

Sold For: £150.00


Lot 46: TERESA LAWTON (contemporary) "The Mount", signed lower right, titled verso, oil on canvas, 10" x 11.75" See illustration

Unsold (Estimate): £800-1500


Lot 47: CHRIS BILLINGTON (b.1955) "The Emerald Tablet", 2012, titled and signed verso, mixed media on canvas, 31" x 23.5"

Sold For: £240.00


Lot 48: PETER JOYCE (1964-) "Portrait of the Marais", signed lower left and dated '12, further titled and signed in pen with original artists label verso, acrylic and collage on wood panel, 18" x 25" See illustration

Sold For: £800.00


Lot 49: LAUREN BISSELL (contemporary) Study of a pear, initialled lower right, oil on panel, 4" x 2.75"

Unsold (Estimate): £150-200


Lot 50: RICHARD PRICE ROI (1962-) "Sunlit figure", signed, oil on board, 9.5" x 7.5"

Unsold (Estimate): £200-400


Lot 51: CHRIS BILLINGTON (1955-) "World of the 5th Sun", 2012, titled, dated and signed verso, mixed media on canvas, 19.25" x 27.25" See illustration

Unsold (Estimate): £500-1000


Lot 52: GEORGE DANNATT (1915-2009) "Post and Blue Horizon", 1993, titled, signed and dated verso with artists label, oil on prepared card, 7.5" x 5.25". See illustration Provenance: Purchased by the Art House Gallery, Bournemouth, directly from the George Dannatt Trust.

Sold For: £700.00


Lot 53: LAUREN BISSELL (contemporary) "Sasha" artist copyright stamp to canvas verso, oil on canvas, 20" x 16" (unframed) See illustration

Sold For: £340.00


Lot 54: CLAIRE WILTSHER (contemporary) "Autumn Birch", oil on canvas, 23.5" x 23.5" (unframed)

Unsold (Estimate): £300-600


Lot 55: RICHARD PRICE ROI (1962-) "Reclining Redhead", signed lower right, titled in pencil verso, oil on board, 9.5" x 11.5"

Unsold (Estimate): £200-400


Lot 56: B. MCDONALD (20th century) "Harvest Scene", signed lower left, oil on canvas, 24.5" x 29.5"

Unsold (Estimate): £100-200


Lot 57: MARTYN BREWSTER (1952-) "Pale Light", 2010, signed and titled verso, oil on canvas, 16" x 16" See illustration

Unsold (Estimate): £1000-2000


Lot 58: RICHARD PRICE ROI (1962-) "Drawing The Curtains", signed lower left, titled verso, oil on board, 9.5" x 7.5" See illustration

Unsold (Estimate): £200-400


Lot 59: MARTYN BREWSTER (1952-) "Nature Painting no.253", signed, titled and dated 2004 verso, oil on canvas, 10" x 10" (unframed)

Unsold (Estimate): £400-800


Lot 59A: LAUREN BISSELL (contemporary) "One Small Step", initialled lower left, oil on canvas, 24" x 18" (unframed)

Unsold (Estimate): £450-650


Sale Catalogue: Page 1



Lot 1
A collection of golf clubs

Estimate: £10-20


Lot 2
A 19th century stoneware 'Harvesting' jug and another similar

Estimate: £10-20


Lot 3
A mahogany and mother-of-pearl inlaid mantel clock and a pair of similar candlesticks

Estimate: £40-60


Lot 4
A pair of royal blue cloisonne vases and a similar bowl

Estimate: £20-40

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