Sale FS12; Lot: 0082: A Chinese silver four piece tea service.

Sale: FS12 (19 Oct 2011)
Auction Lot: 0082
Estimate: £1,200-£1,500
Realised: £5,700
A Chinese silver four piece tea service.

Sale SE48; Lot: 0151: A translucent white guilloche enamelled cane handle of tapering cylinderical form with foliate chased two-colour gold bands struck with marks for Henrik Wigstorm, 47mm long, in a fitted holly wood case stamped 'Faberge', together with a handwritten note.

Sale: SE48 (05 Nov 2008)
Auction Lot: 0151
Estimate: £6,000-£8,000
Realised: £15,500
A translucent white guilloche enamelled cane handle of tapering cylinderical form with foliate chased two-colour gold bands struck with marks for Henrik Wigstorm, 47mm long, in a fitted holly wood ...

Sale FS12; Lot: 0339: Charles Robertson (1844-1891) the Faithful at Prayer, signed and dated bottom right.

Sale: FS12 (19 Oct 2011)
Auction Lot: 0339
Estimate: £8,000-£12,000
Realised: £36,000
Charles Robertson (1844-1891) the Faithful at Prayer, signed and dated bottom right.

Sporting and Collectors Auction

An Imperial German Officers Pickelhaube with Hanoverian Field Artillery Wappen (SC20/359), which is being sold in the
        Sporting and Collectors Sale on 25th/26th February 2015 in our Exeter salerooms and online through our live bidding platform partners.

Brian Goodison-Blanks highlights some of the militaria lots on offer in the upcoming Sporting and Collectors Sale on 25th/26th February 2015 focussing on the Picklehaube and Merryweather helmets, which actually share the same origins in 16th/17th century French heavy cavalry helmets.

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The Painter with Mary in Newspaper Magi-Fool's Hats by Robert Lenkiewicz (1941-2002),
        also known as 'Paper Crowns', carries a pre-sale estimate of between £30,000 and
        £50,000. Bearnes Hampton & Littlewood are delighted to announce The Lenkiewicz Legacy Sale on Saturday, 28th March 2015 at Noon, which will see important works of the late Robert Lenkiewicz (1941-2002) sold to support The Lenkiewicz Foundation's objective of establishing a Lenkiewicz Museum on the Barbican in Plymouth.
The period furniture auction includes an unusual Regency X frame stool (FS25/791)
        designed by Thomas Hope, which carries a pre-sale estimate of £2,000-£3,000. Christopher Hampton, Managing Director and Head of the Furniture Department, has a look at the wide variety of fine furniture and carpets on offer in the Winter 2015 Fine Sale. Items from a very large Turkish carpet, through country furniture to thoroughly contemporary furniture feature in the first major sale of 2015.
A very dubious Samson copy of a Plymouth porcelain mug. Ceramics expert Nic Saintey writes about Samson, Edme et Cie of Paris whose reproduction pieces (including some rather nefarious pieces) are now faked themselves.
Henry Scott Tuke (1858-1929) - Off Falmouth, A Barque at Anchor with a Tug in Attendance
        (FS25/364) offered in our Two Day Fine Art Sale starting on 27th January 2015 at
        our salerooms in Exeter, Devon. Daniel Goddard, Head of the Pictures Department, previews the maritime painting by Henry Scott Tuke (1858-1929) believed to have been conceived and sketched on French brigantine 'Julie of Nantes', which is to be sold in our January 2015 Fine Art Sale.
A Chinese porcelain plate painted with The Three Friends. Nic Saintey, Head of the Ceramics Department, considers the so-called Three Friends of Bamboo, Pine and Prunus that often appear painted in Blue on White on Chinese porcelain.
An Arts and Crafts Secretaire Cabinet (FS24/868) by celebrated cabinet maker Peter Waals (1870-1937), which fetched £34,000 in October 2014. Chris Hampton, Managing Director and Head of the Furniture Department, writes about Arts and Craft Movement furniture and its celebrated designers, particularly those from the Cotswold School.
Front Cover of The Lot Magazine Bearnes Hampton & Littlewood publishes an occasional magazine called The Lot covering our recent news and saleroom hightlights. It also provides interesting insights into our work. The current and previous editions can be downloaded in PDF format or read online as a page-by-page electronic magazine.

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