The Gentleman's Library Sale

Bonhams London
London, Knightsbridge Montpelier Street Knightsbridge London SW7 1HH Tel: +44 20 7393 3900 Fax : +44 20 7393 3905 [email protected]

Date of the auction: 12.02.2020 - 13.02.2020

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A late 19th/early 20th century Tiffany & Co. gilt bronze griffin paper weight

the winged beast on shaped oval moulded base, the base stamped and numbered TIFFANY & CO, 0382 MAKERS 5736, M, 11.2cm high

Lot #: 716

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 12 Feb 2020 - 13 Feb 2020

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An early 20th century French silvered copper umbrella/stick stand

of tapering cylindrical form, the body with repose armorial shield decoration above a lobed and acanthus bulbous socle base, raised on an integral shallow square plinth, 60cm high

Lot #: 717

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 12 Feb 2020 - 13 Feb 2020

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Anthony Mendleson (British, 1915-1996): Costume designs for Roman...

each in pencil and gouache with applied fabric swatches and annotations for the actors Jon Finch and Francesca Annis, each signed Mendleson 70later mounted and framed and glazed, 73cm high, 56cm wide

Lot #: 718

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,200

Date: 12 Feb 2020 - 13 Feb 2020

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A set of mahogany folding library steps

in the Regency style the hinged steps and top with green and gilt tooled leather inserts, raised on turned support, 70.5cm high, 44cm wide, 70 cm deep overall

Lot #: 719TP

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 12 Feb 2020 - 13 Feb 2020

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A 20th century gilt brass carriage clock

the movement signed Charles Frodsham, London the Anglaise case with angular canted handle, the corners with reeded column supports, on plinth base, the 2.25" enamel dial with Roman numerals set within a engraved mask, the twin train movement with jewelled platform lever escapement striking on bell

Lot #: 733

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 12 Feb 2020 - 13 Feb 2020

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A. Putterman ? (fl. early 20th century): A patinated bronze figure of a...

the nude figure playing a pair of pipes, her hair dressed with bunches of grapes, on shaped naturalistic base, indistinctly signed A.Putterman, No.1, and dated 1917, raised on corresponding verdi antico marble shallow plinth, 50.5cm high

Lot #: 734

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,200

Date: 12 Feb 2020 - 13 Feb 2020

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A 19th century French gilt bronze globe encrier

in the Louis XVI style the hinged cover with figural finial and swag cast scrolling supports opening to a fitted interior, 30cm high

Lot #: 735

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 12 Feb 2020 - 13 Feb 2020

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A verdigris patinated bronze model of a classical youth's head together...

both after the antique the first hollow cast looking to sinister with curling hair, the second modelled full face, her chignon dressed hair surmounted by a diadem, on later metal base, the first 26cm high, the second 27cm high

Lot #: 736

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 12 Feb 2020 - 13 Feb 2020