Christie's Interiors

Christie's
29 July 2008, London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 29.07.2008

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Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)

Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
'Sunday afternoon'
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920) 'Sunday afternoon' signed 'Ronald Searle' (lower right) pencil, pen and black ink, coloured crayons and watercolour, unframed 12¼ x 14 in. (31.1 x 35.6 cm

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)

Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
'Helping small businesses to grow'
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920) 'Helping small businesses to grow' signed 'Ronald Searle' (lower left) and inscribed 'Lloyds Bank and Your Business: Helping small businesses to grow' (in the margin) pen and black ink

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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A LARGE ADVERTSING SIGN

A LARGE ADVERTSING SIGN
PROBABLY FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY
A LARGE ADVERTSING SIGN PROBABLY FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY The rectangular plate decorated verre eglomise, inscribed in gilt 'DUNVILLE'S, V.R., OLD IRISH WHISKEY', within a later stained pine frame 54 x 84½ in. (137 x 214.5 cm

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £2,000 - £4,000

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)

Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
'Adoration'
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920) 'Adoration' signed and inscribed 'Ronald Searle/Adoration' (lower left) pencil, pen and black ink and watercolour, unframed 11½ x 16½ in. (29.3 x 41.9 cm

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)

Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
'The Owl and the Pussycat'
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920) 'The Owl and the Pussycat' signed 'Ronald Searle' (lower right) pencil, pen and black ink, coloured crayons and watercolour heightened with white, unframed 11 3/8 x 17¼ in. (28.8 x 43.8 cm

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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A LARGE ADVERTISING PUB MIRROR

A LARGE ADVERTISING PUB MIRROR
EARLY 20TH CENTURY
A LARGE ADVERTISING PUB MIRROR EARLY 20TH CENTURY Inscribed verre eglomise 'CALL FOR "TOBY"', in a stained wood frame 67 x 84 in. (170 x 213.5 cm

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)

Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
'La chasse'
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920) 'La chasse' signed 'Ronald Searle' (lower right) and inscribed 'La chasse' (lower left) pencil, pen and black ink and coloured crayons, unframed 13 x 17¼ in. (33 x 43.8 cm

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)

Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
St. Trinian's - 'Ondine - sort of'
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920) St. Trinian's - 'Ondine - sort of' signed 'Ronald Searle' (lower right) and inscribed 'Ondine - sort of' (lower left) pencil and pen and black ink, unframed 12½ x 16 in. (31.7 x 40.7 cm

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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AN EDWARDIAN ADVERTISING SIGN

AN EDWARDIAN ADVERTISING SIGN
EARLY 20TH CENTURY
AN EDWARDIAN ADVERTISING SIGN EARLY 20TH CENTURY Decorated verre eglomisae for 'SPONGES, SPONGE BAGS, BATH, GLOVES', in a later oak frame 45 x 33 in. (114.3 x 83.8 cm

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)

Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
'A beautiful morning'
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920) 'A beautiful morning' signed and inscribed 'Ronald Searle/A beautiful morning' (lower left) pencil, pen and black ink, coloured crayons and watercolour heightened with white, unframed 10¾ x 17¾ in

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)

Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
St. Trinian's - 'Come on, Romeo. Love knows no boundaries'
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920) St. Trinian's - 'Come on, Romeo. Love knows no boundaries' signed 'Ronald Searle' (lower right) and inscribed 'Come on, Romeo./Love knows no boundaries' (lower

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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TWO CHOCOLATE ADVERTISING MIRRORS

TWO CHOCOLATE ADVERTISING MIRRORS
FIRST QUARTER 20TH CENTURY
TWO CHOCOLATE ADVERTISING MIRRORS FIRST QUARTER 20TH CENTURY Decorated verre eglomise, one inscribed in gilt 'FRY'S DELICIOUS CHOCOLATE, MAKERS TO H.M. THE KING, H.M. THE QUEEN AND H.M. QUEEN ALEXANDRA'; the other inscribed in gilt

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)

Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
'Just a trifling bauble, my dear'
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920) 'Just a trifling bauble, my dear' signed 'Ronald Searle' (lower right) and inscribed 'Just a trifling bauble, my dear' (lower left) pencil, pen and black ink, coloured crayons and

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)

Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
'To keep death away'
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920) 'To keep death away' signed 'Ronald Searle' (lower left) and inscribed and dated 'Death and suchlike afflictions/of some severity/For not allowing death to come and/fetch a man: Recite the names of/the

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)

Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
'Taking the Micky'
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920) 'Taking the Micky' signed with initials and further signed 'R.S./Ronald Searle' (lower right) and inscribed 'Taking the Micky' (lower left) pencil, pen and black ink, coloured crayons and watercolour

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)

Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
Cover project for The New Yorker
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920) Cover project for The New Yorker signed and dated 'Ronald Searle/2002' (lower right) and inscribed 'New Yorker/cover project' (lower left) pencil, pen and black ink, coloured crayons and

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)

Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
'Oh, and a beautiful super supermarket over there'
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920) 'Oh, and a beautiful super supermarket over there' signed and dated 'Ronald Searle/1981' (lower right) and inscribed 'Oh, and a beautiful super supermarket over there' (in

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)

Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
'The almighty-ish dollar'
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920) 'The almighty-ish dollar' signed and dated 'Ronald Searle/1973' (lower right) and inscribed 'The Almighty-ish Dollar' (in the margin) pencil, pen and black ink and watercolour, unframed 10½ x 8

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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A PAIR OF BEECH ARMCHAIRS

A PAIR OF BEECH ARMCHAIRS
EARLY 20TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF BEECH ARMCHAIRS EARLY 20TH CENTURY Upholstered in linen (2

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)

Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
'Iconoclast'
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920) 'Iconoclast' signed 'Ronald Searle' (lower left) and inscribed 'Iconoclast' (lower right) pencil and pen and black ink, unframed 9½ x 9 in. (24.2 x 22.8 cm

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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A FRENCH BRASS AND GLASS LUSTRE EIGHT BRANCH CHANDELIER

A FRENCH BRASS AND GLASS LUSTRE EIGHT BRANCH CHANDELIER
LATE 19TH CENTURY
A FRENCH BRASS AND GLASS LUSTRE EIGHT BRANCH CHANDELIER LATE 19TH CENTURY With two tiers of branches hung overall with large size facetted glass drops 40 in. (102 cm.) high

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)

Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
A Christmas Carol : '...The gentlemen withdrew...'
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920) A Christmas Carol : '...The gentlemen withdrew...' signed and dated 'Ronald Searle 1961' (lower right) and inscribed '...the gentlemen withdrew.../A Christmas

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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A PAIR OF BEECH ARMCHAIRS

A PAIR OF BEECH ARMCHAIRS
EARLY 20TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF BEECH ARMCHAIRS EARLY 20TH CENTURY Upholstered in linen (2

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)

Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
Two studies for 'The Temple'
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920) Two studies for 'The Temple' the first signed and dated 'Ronald Searle 1970' (lower right) and inscribed 'The Temple (2)' (lower left); the second signed and dated 'Ronald Searle/1970' (lower

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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AN ENGLISH ADVERTISING SIGN

AN ENGLISH ADVERTISING SIGN
FIRST QUARTER 20TH CENTURY
AN ENGLISH ADVERTISING SIGN FIRST QUARTER 20TH CENTURY The rectangular bevelled plate decorated verre eglomise with 'MITCHELLS & BUTLER'S, Cape Hill Birmingham, CLAN IVOR, SCOTCH WHISKEY, FINEST OLD HIGHLAND MALT', in a stained wood frame 32 x

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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A CHROMIUM-PLATED CENTRE TABLE

A CHROMIUM-PLATED CENTRE TABLE
MID 20TH CENTURY
A CHROMIUM-PLATED CENTRE TABLE MID 20TH CENTURY With a glass top 31 in. (79 cm.) high; 40½ in. (103 cm.) wide

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)

Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
'Oh what a beautiful morning..'
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920) 'Oh what a beautiful morning..' signed 'Ronald Searle' (lower right) and inscribed 'Oh what a beautiful morning...' (lower left) pencil, pen and black ink, coloured crayons and watercolour

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)

Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
'Lovely walkies'
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920) 'Lovely walkies' signed 'Ronald Searle' (lower right) and insribed '"Lovely Walkies" (lower left) pencil, pen and black ink and watercolour, unframed 10 x 16¾ in. (25.4 x 42.5 cm

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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A HOWARD SOFA AND STOOL

A HOWARD SOFA AND STOOL
BY LENYGON & MORANT LTD, LONDON, MID 20TH CENTURY
A HOWARD SOFA AND STOOL BY LENYGON & MORANT LTD, LONDON, MID 20TH CENTURY Both bearing labels LENYGON & MORANT LTD/MAKERS OF/HOWARD/CHAIRS & SETTEES/48 SOUTH AUDLEY ST LONDON W1 , one with handwritten label E.G.3639 and the

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 29 Jul 2008

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A BRONZE HEAD OF KING KONG

A BRONZE HEAD OF KING KONG
SECOND HALF 20TH CENTURY
A BRONZE HEAD OF KING KONG SECOND HALF 20TH CENTURY Indistinctly inscribed C.C.96 ? 20½ in. (52 cm.) high

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 29 Jul 2008