Auction Preview: Fine Antiques & Collectables at John Nicholson Auctioneers, Haslemere, August 29 – BLOUIN ARTINFO

What: Fine Antiques & Collectables

Where: John Nicholson Auctioneers, Longfield, Midhurst Road, Fernhurst, Haslemere, Surrey, GU27 3HA, UK

When: August 29, 10:00 am GMT

Public Viewing: August 23, 9.00am-5.00pm, August 24, 10.00am-2.00pm, August 26, 9.00am-5.00pm, August 27, 9.00am-5.00pm, August 28, 9.00am-5.00pm, Thursday August 29, morning of sale from 9.00am

Top Lots at the Sale:

— “A Good Louis XVI White Marble and Ormolu Fire Surround,” with serpentine shape mantle, the frieze with shell and leaf cast mount, the side supports each with a well cast female caryatid figure, complete with ornate concave cast iron slips. Measurement: 188cms wide x 120cms high x 44cms deep. Featured in lot 1074. Estimate: £10,000 – £15,000 (12,300 USD – 18,400 USD)

— “A Very Good, Large, Aubusson Tapestry Wall Hanging,” the central panel depicting a Russian scene of a hunter on a horse drawn troika being pursued by a pack of wolves, within a classical border. Measurement: 400cmsx250cms. Featured in lot 1085. Estimate: £8,000 – £12,000 (9,800 USD – 14,750 USD)

— “A Good George III Mahogany and Soapstone Cabinet on Stand,” Late 18th Century, with Chinese Chien-Lung panels, the top inset with three panels, the front with a pair of panels to the cupboard door, surrounded by an arrangement of nine drawers, with a panel to each end, end panel depicting an Oriental lady, trees and birds, supported on tapering square legs. Measurement: 122cms high x 62cms wide x 35cms deep. Featured in lot 1073. Estimate: £5,000 – £7,000 (6,150 USD – 8,600 USD)

— “A Superb 19th Century Vienna Enamel Fish Comport,” painted in brilliant colors with classical and other figures. Measurement: 10ins high x 11ins long. Featured in lot 1738. Estimate: £5,000 – £6,000 (6,150 USD – 7,350 USD)

— “A Superb Pair of Large Sevres Vases and Covers,” with rich ormolu mounts and pineapple finials, the body painted with two large scenes of boar hunting, also with gilt scrolls, oak leaves, acorns and garlands. Measurement: 3ft high. Featured in lot 1153. Estimate: £5,000 – £6,000 (6,150 USD – 7,350 USD)

— “A Superb Victorian Crystal and Silver Gilt Claret Jug” by Charles Fox, the glass engraved with deer, animals, birds, masks and scrolls, the silver with anthemion and masks. London 1881. Featured in lot 1979. Estimate: £4,500 – £5,000 (5,550 USD – 6,150 USD)

— “A Good Large Twin-Handled Tray,” with a gadroon border, the corners cast with a shell, acorn and oak leaf design, the center with engraved crest. Sheffield 1960.  Maker: Mappin & Webb. Measurement: Approx. 225ozs.  78cmsx50cms. Featured in lot 1980. Estimate: £3,500 – £4,000 (4,300 USD – 4,900 USD)

— “A Good Pair of 19th Century Marquetry Pier Cabinets,” with ormolu mounts, variegated yellow marble tops over a pair of drawers and a cupboard door, on a plinth base. Measurement: 3ft 6ins high x 2ft 5ins wide x 1ft 6ins deep. Featured in lot 1008. Estimate: £3,000 – £5,000 (3,700 USD – 6,150 USD)

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