Sale FS18; Lot: 0743: Edouard Marcel Sandoz (1881-1971), a patinated bronze study of a Fennec Fox circa 1920s, impressed with Susse Freres foundry mark, inscribed Susse Frs Edts, Paris, cire perdue and signed M Sandoz, 29cm high.

Sale: FS18 (24 Apr 2013)
Auction Lot: 0743
Estimate: £4,000-£6,000
Realised: £6,500
Edouard Marcel Sandoz (1881-1971), a patinated bronze study of a Fennec Fox circa 1920s, impressed with Susse Freres foundry mark, inscribed Susse Frs Edts, Paris, cire perdue and signed M ...

Sale FS11; Lot: 0473: A Martin Bros salt glazed stoneware 'grotesque' spoon warmer. Signed RW Martin, London & Southall 11-1879.

Sale: FS11 (13 Jul 2011)
Auction Lot: 0473
Estimate: £3,000-£4,000
Realised: £14,500
A Martin Bros salt glazed stoneware 'grotesque' spoon warmer. Signed RW Martin, London & Southall 11-1879.

Sale FS17; Lot: 0484: Robert O Lenkiewicz [1941-2002] - The Bishop asleep on Red Chair signed bottom left oil on canvas 60 x 39.5cm.

Sale: FS17 (29 Jan 2013)
Auction Lot: 0484
Estimate: £8,000-£12,000
Realised: £7,600
Robert O Lenkiewicz [1941-2002] - The Bishop asleep on Red Chair signed bottom left oil on canvas 60 x 39.5cm.

Westcountry Fine Art Auction

An Arts and Crafts influence silver bowl made by Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Co
        in London in 1905 (FS24/19) is inviting bids of £800-£1,000 in our two day Autumn
        2014 Fine Sale being held at our Westcountry saleroom complex in Exeter, starting
        on 28th October 2014.

Rachel Littlewood casts an eye over the forthcoming Autumn 2014 Fine Sale at our Westcountry saleroom complex in Exeter. The sale promises a wide range of lots with examples of fine antique silver dating from 17th century; some stunning jewellery and watches; an exciting selection of pictures from diverse artists such Birket Foster and Lenkiewicz; an array of fine antique glassware and ceramics; as well as some lovely period furniture.

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Antiques and Collectables Sale Our next Antiques and Collectables Sale will be held at our salerooms in Okehampton Street in Exeter on Tuesday, 21st October 2014. The catalogue is now available.

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A white fibreglass ball chair (FS24/867) from the 1960s has already attracted lots
        of attention. The model is renowned for appearing in the cult TV series The Prisoner.
        This example is expected to fetch £400-£600. Chris Hampton, Managing Director and Head of the Furniture Department, looks at the wide range of furniture on offer in the upcoming Autumn 2014 Fine Sale, with furniture to meet all tastes. There is a good selection of period furniture from 18th century onwards as well as some exciting contemporary furniture, including a ball chair dating from the Swinging Sixties that conjurs up such cult TV series as The Prisoner.
Twinkle Toes (FS24/236), an iconic study by artist Beryl Cook (1926-2008) carries
        a pre-sale estimate of £6,000-£8,000. Daniel Goddard previews a busy six weeks for the Pictures Department with three picture sales being auctioned. The first is a Selected Pictures auction, which is followed by a charity auction in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support at Michelmores Solicitors in Exeter culminating in the major picture auction of the Autumn 2014 Fine Sale.
A pair of dragons amongst clouds competing for a pearl. Nic Saintey, Head of the Ceramics and Glass Department, wonders why the dragon is such a popular motif on Chinese porcelain.
The George V Distinguished Conduct Medal awarded to 2589 Private A Tabbet of 3rd
        Batallion, The Royal Fusiliers, which carries a pre-sale estimate of £500-£700. Brian Goodison-Blanks writes about an unexpected find of over 200 military medals from Waterloo to the Second World War, which it is hoped will fetch between £8,000-£10,000 at auction when they go under the hammer during our Autumn 2014 Sporting and Collectors Sale.
A CH Brannam Barnstaple pottery candlestick after a Cantagalli original. Nic Saintey discusses the artistic influences of the Barnstaple Potteries and another case of artistic plagiarism.
A Watcombe terracotta bust of Alexandra Princess of Wales. Nic Saintey discusses an enigmatic piece of Torquay Pottery depicting Alexandra, Princess of Wales (who was the longest serving Princess of Wales). Was it a pretentious start for a provincial pottery or a risky strategy by a fledgling business?
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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