Sale FS18; Lot: 0294: A platinum and diamond two stone cross-over ring with cushion-shaped old brilliant-cut diamonds, approximately 9.5mm x 6.1mm and 9.5mm x 5.8mm, estimated to weigh 3.5cts and 3.4cts in a cross-over claw setting between brilliant and baguette-cut diamond shoulders, 8.3gm total weight.

Sale: FS18 (24 Apr 2013)
Auction Lot: 0294
Estimate: £15,000-£18,000
Realised: £16,500
A platinum and diamond two stone cross-over ring with cushion-shaped old brilliant-cut diamonds, approximately 9.5mm x 6.1mm and 9.5mm x 5.8mm, estimated to weigh 3.5cts and 3.4cts in a cross-over ...

Sale FS18; Lot: 0856: By Shapland & Petter, Barnstaple a late Victorian/Edwardian oak wardrobe in the Art Nouveau taste, applied throughout with beaten patinated metal strap hinges and knobs, the raised pediment above an arched mirrored door, flanked by two panelled doors each inset with a tile picture depicting a peacock, an arrangement of six drawers below and on bracket feet, 180cm (5ft 11in) wide, 216cm (7ft 1in) high, the brass locks all impressed S & P B, the tiles marked Flaxman on the reverse.

Sale: FS18 (24 Apr 2013)
Auction Lot: 0856
Estimate: £1,500-£2,000
Realised: £4,900
By Shapland & Petter, Barnstaple a late Victorian/Edwardian oak wardrobe in the Art Nouveau taste, applied throughout with beaten patinated metal strap hinges and knobs, the raised pediment above an ...

Sale SC14; Lot: 0629: A GWR wall timepiece, inscribed GWR Worcester and indistinctly R & SBR (Rhondda and Swansea Bay Railway).

Sale: SC14 (29 Feb 2012)
Auction Lot: 0629
Estimate: £600-£800
Realised: £2,100
A GWR wall timepiece, inscribed GWR Worcester and indistinctly R & SBR (Rhondda and Swansea Bay Railway).

Lenkiwicz 2008

April 2008

Lenkiewicz 2008 comes three and a half years after the last major dispersal from the estate of the artist which was conducted by Bearne's (now Bearnes Hampton & Littlewood) at Westpoint, on the instruction of Peter Walmsley of Boyce Hatton Solicitors, the executor of the Lenkiewicz estate.

Every item in the sale is directly from the estate of Robert Lenkiewicz and since his death has been held in storage. The Executor will retain a small core group of work, so along with hundreds of drawings and sketches, Lenkiewicz 2008 includes the remaining monumental and important paintings from the estate and will be the last major dispersal.

The sale includes work which spans the whole of The Painter's life, from the 1950s when Lenkiewicz lived in Hampstead, ranging to work completed in the year of his death. Work that covers almost 50 years which in itself is a documentary of the path, the style, the attitude and the life of Robert Lenkiewicz.

The Bishop Startled (Lot 155)

Lot 155: Robert O Lenkiewicz (1941-2002)
The Bishop Startled
Project 1
signed and dated 1972 bottom right
oil on canvas
149x149cm
Sold for £113,500

Diogenes and The Bishop (Lot 156)

Lot 156: Robert O Lenkiewicz (1941-2002)
Diogenes and The Bishop
Project 2
inscribed on the reverse of the canvas:
'fragment for large canvas (used for Death and The Maiden)'
oil on canvas
172x95cm
Sold for £29,000

Plymouth Mouring over its Unfortunates (Lot 157)

Lot 157: Robert O Lenkiewicz (1941-2002)
Plymouth Mouring over its Unfortunates
Project 1
signed bottom right
oil on sail cloth
214x274cm, unframed
Sold for £44,000

Mary in Green Jumper (Lot 163)

Lot 163: Robert O Lenkiewicz (1941-2002)
Mary in Green Jumper
signed bottom right
oil on canvas
99x47cm, unframed
Sold for £29,000

Self Portrait at 16 with Punch Magazine (Lot 182)

Lot 182: Robert O Lenkiewicz (1941-2002)
Self Portrait at 16 with Punch Magazine
oil on sail cloth
184x61cm, unframed
Sold for £37,000

Man Presenting his Entrails (Lot 377)

Lot 377: Robert O Lenkiewicz (1941-2002)
Man Presenting his Entrails
Project 2
signed on the reverse, inscribed 'Study for the Magi presenting his entrails to The Virgin'
oil on canvas
77x102cm
Sold for £75,000

Mary on the Great Bed (Lot 394)

Lot 394: Robert O Lenkiewicz (1941-2002)
Mary on the Great Bed
oil on canvas
61x61cm, unframed
Sold for £28,000

The Temptation of St Anthony (Lot 397)

Lot 397: Robert O Lenkiewicz (1941-2002)
The Temptation of St Anthony
Project 18 The Painter with Women: Observations on the Theme of the Double
oil on canvas
320x1100cm
Sold for £192,500

The sale of The Temptation of St Anthony achieved a world record for the artist.

Picture Courtesy of Derek Harris

Death Bed (Lot 437)

Lot 437: Robert O Lenkiewicz (1941-2002)
Death Bed
Project 15
incribed and signed five times on the reverse of the canvas and on the stretcher
further inscibed in a different hand "Self-Portrait on Death Bed - Children and their Mothers"
oil on canvas
218x225cm
Sold for £96,500

The Painter and Danielle in Candlelight (Lot 532)

Lot 532: Robert O Lenkiewicz (1941-2002)
The Painter and Danielle in Candlelight
oil on canvas
51x51cm, unframed
Sold for £35,000

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