The Autumn Sale

Cheffins - Cambridge
Clifton Road 1-2
Clifton House
CB1 7EA Cambridge
United Kingdom
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Date of the auction: 01.10.2020

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The Guardian Angel in an extensive rocky landscape oil on canvas 36 x 49cmCondition report: Oil on canvas which has been lined. The paint layer has suffered from losses and abrasion. Along the upper edge is extensive overpaint which is solid and opaque compared to the original paint layers. Scattere

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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The Entombment of Christ oil on panel, in a feigned stone oval cartouche 27 x 20.5cmFootnote: The present painting derives from a composition by von Aachen known principally from the print by Raphael Sadeler after the original in the Alte Pinakothek, Munich. Several versions of the composition are k

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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The Holy Family; the Virgin and Child being brought a basket of fruit by the Infant St John the Baptist, St Elizabeth kneeling to the right, a mountainous landscape beyond, St Joseph seated in the left distance in a wood oil on canvas 134 x 131cmFootnote: Provenance: Austrian private collection unti

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £15,000 - £25,000

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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An Elegant company making merry in an interior oil on panel, painted on the reverse of a panel, possibly a firescreen decorated with a bird, an insect and flowers with leaves entwined within gilt geometric designs 46 x 69cmFootnote: Provenance: The Alan Jacobs Gallery, London, from whom acquired by

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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The Seamstress oil on panel 53.5 x 41cmFootnote: Provenance: The Alan Jacobs Gallery, London, from whom acquired by the late husband of the present owner in the 1970sCondition report: Oil on wooden panel formed from two boards is vertical alignment. The panel is in plane but the join has clearly spl

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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An Interior with peasants around a table by a fireplace signed indistinctly upper left oil on panel 30 x 31cmFootnote: Provenance: R.H. Teasdale, Gt Yarmouth; L.R. Nightingale, Norwich; The Alan Jacobs Gallery, London, from whom acquired by the late husband of the present owner circa 1980Condition r

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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Peasants merrymaking outside a tavern oil on panel 56 x 74cmFootnote: Provenance: The Alan Jacobs Gallery, London, from whom acquired by the late husband of the present owner as by 'Thomas van Apshoven'Condition report: Oil on panel with a heavy cradle on the reverse. Old splits in the panel, follow

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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The Israelites in the desert with Moses and Aaron giving thanks for the miracle of the water signed lower left 'J Roldan' oil on canvas 120 x 270cmFootnote: Provenance: Dr George Martin Richter (1875-1942) and by descent to his daughter Gigi Crompton After the picture by Murillo dated 1670-1674 in t

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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St Cecilia playing the organ accompanied by music-making angels, a Mediterranean coastal scene to the right oil on panel 36.5 x 74.5cmCondition report: Oil on panel with a waxy coating on the reverse. The panel has a few old splits following the wood grain but these are stable and the painting is ge

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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A gentleman after the hunt flirting with a maid spied on by a manservant oil on canvas 57 x 69cmCondition report: Oil on canvas which appears to be unlined. There is an old damage at the lower left corner which has been patched from the reverse. The paint layer has localised areas of raised and flak

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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A View of Spaarenhout, near Haarlem signed lower right 'I. Moucheron. fecit.' oil on canvas 49 x 56.6cmFootnote: The composition exists in four currently known works on paper by Moucheron (see Nina Wedde, Isaac de Moucheron (1667-1744): His Life and Works with a Catalogue Raisonné of his Drawings, W

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £15,000 - £25,000

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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' Fvrentis Anno MDCCLXXIX Vesvvii Prospectvs ' hand-coloured engraving on laid paper, unframed 68.5 x 51.5cm (pl.), 77 x 56cm incl. marginsFootnote: Antonio Piaggio, a Vatican priest and scholar, was first sent to Naples in 1753 by the Vatican to unroll and transcribe papyrus scrolls discovered duri

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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Female figures from the frescoes at the Villa of Cicero, Pompeii: Allegory of Autumn and a ' Danzatrice ' water and bodycolour over an etched line on paper with margins drawn in colour (2) 47.3 x 36.8cm; 46.5 x 36cmFootnote: Michelangelo Maestri is mainly known for his bodycolours that he based on t

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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A View of the Alhambra signed lower left 'Apperley 1922' watercolour 17 x 25cmCondition report: Colours good - one small scratch left-hand corner. Small damage lower right. No glass to the frame

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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of serpentine outline, 36.5 x 22 x 27cm together with another George III mahogany knife box of similar design, 36 x 23 x 28cm (2)Condition report: some chips to edges, and small split to one side

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £200 - £400

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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of sarcophogus form raised on block feet 13 x 28 x 23.5cm

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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the fitted interior containing cards and mother-of-pearl counters 8 x 30.5 x 27cm

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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within a gilt frame, signed lower right 31.5 x 31.5 cm

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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each on wooden panel and in original (but later painted) frames, bearing original labels on the verso in German for " 'Coco' sprechender graupapagei" (Talking African Grey) and " 'Lara' amazonen papagei aus brasi(...)" (Amazon parrot from Brasil), respectively, both labels signed "Josef Kandler" 15

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £300 - £600

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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with two short over two long drawers, on bracket feet 42.5 x 37.5 x 24.5cmCondition report: discolouration to top with some water staining, some wear to front right foot

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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the interior fitted with an arrangement of pigeon holes and a pair of small drawers, over one short and two long drawers, on raised bracket feet 55 x 50 x 27cm

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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with a single frieze drawer over two larger drawers 43.5 x 56 x 28cm

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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comprising a painted armoire, chest of drawers and a centre table the armoire 76 x 56.5 x 28.5cm the chest of drawers 50 x 53.5 x 34cm the centre table 41.5 x 54 x 37cm

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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with scroll arms, upholstered in black leatherette 44 x 82 x 36cm

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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mounted with a brace of bronzed figures of Borzois, flanked by inkwells to either side 25 x 52 x 20.5cm

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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in crouching pose with teeth bared, mounted on a shaped oak base 56cm wide

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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A bronze model of a Borzoi running, on a black oval wooden base 29.5 x 47cmCondition report: artist's label to underside

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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woven with the traditional pattern on an orange red ground 319 x 219cm

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £500 - £1,000

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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the ring turned cover with baluster finial, on a rounded bowl with two turned reeded bands on a waisted stem and circular foot 42 x 33.5cm For a similar example see National Trust Collections, Dyrham Park, Gloucestershire, accession No. MT453056.1Condition report: some splits and small areas of loss

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 1 Oct 2020

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each with ring-turned and chip carved decoration raised on spreading circular bases 30 x 34cm and 29 x 33cmCondition report: some splits to edges, part of column missing to one

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 1 Oct 2020