The Sporting Sale

Bonhams London
Edinburgh

Date of the auction: 31.10.2019

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Lewin (William)

Lewin (William) The Birds of Great Britain with their Eggs, systematically arranged, accurately engraved and painted from nature; with descriptions, including the natural history of each bird, the figures engraved from the subjects themselves, by the author, 8 vols in 4, 336 hand-coloured plates

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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DREWETT (JOHN F.)

DREWETT (JOHN F.) Hardy Brothers, The Masters The Men and their Reels 1873-1939, first edition, limited edition 84/350, signed by the author, with slip case, J & J Publishing 1998

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Polo Interest - A group of nine vintage, custom leather bound books on polo

Polo Interest - A group of nine vintage, custom leather bound books on polo to include; Newell Bent, 'American Polo', The MacMillan Company, New York 1929; F. Gray Griswold, 'The International Polo Cup', Duttons Inc, New York 1928, limited edition of 250; Geoffrey Brooke, 'Horse Sense and

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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A collection of leather bound Racing Calendar books

A collection of leather bound Racing Calendar books titled 'The Racing Calendar Races Past, Published for the Jockey Club by Weatherby & Sons, London, Publishers Office No. 6, Old Burlington Street', with dates between 1822 - 1948, full morocco, together with 'Racing Calendar Steeple Chases Past

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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DONOVAN (EDWARD)

DONOVAN (EDWARD) The Naturalist's Repository, or Miscellany of Exotic Natural History, exhibiting Rare and Beautiful Specimens of Foreign Birds, Insects, Shells, Quadrupeds, Fishes, and Marine Productions, 5 vols in 2, 180 hand-coloured plates, bookplates of Alasdair R. Wilson, ownership inscription

Lot #: 5•

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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THORBURN (ARCHIBALD)

THORBURN (ARCHIBALD) A Naturalist's Sketch Book, NUMBER 80 OF 105 LARGE PAPER COPIES, 60 plates (24 colour) mounted on grey card, later quarter morocco, gilt title to spine, folio, Longmans, Green, 1919

Lot #: 6•

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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CHAPMAN (ABEL) Naturalist and hunter, grandson of Joseph Crawhall, 1851-1929

CHAPMAN (ABEL) Naturalist and hunter, grandson of Joseph Crawhall, 1851-1929 Manuscripts for 'Spring-Notes in Norway' and 'Wild Norway' Original hand written manuscripts for his subsequent book Wild Norway published in 1897. Spring-Notes in Norway is approx. 100pp, including short published articles

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles'

Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles' (British, 1884-1967) The Blues signed with monogram 'CP' (mid right), watercolour, 26 x 17.5cm (10 1/4 x 6 7/8in

Lot #: 8AR

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles'

Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles' (British, 1884-1967) The Gordons signed with monogram 'CP' (mid right), watercolour, 26 x 17.5cm (10 1/4 x 6 7/8in

Lot #: 9AR

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles'

Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles' (British, 1884-1967) The Black Watch signed with monogram 'CP' (mid left), watercolour, 26 x 17.5cm (10 1/4 x 6 7/8in

Lot #: 10AR

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles'

Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles' (British, 1884-1967) The 7th signed with monogram 'CP' (mid left), watercolour, 26 x 17.5cm (10 1/4 x 6 7/8in

Lot #: 11AR

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles'

Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles' (British, 1884-1967) The Royal Warwicks signed with monogram 'CP' (mid right), watercolour, 26 x 17.5cm (10 1/4 x 6 7/8in

Lot #: 12AR

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles'

Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles' (British, 1884-1967) The Twenty-Third signed with monogram 'CP' (mid left), watercolour, 26 x 17.5cm (10 1/4 x 6 7/8in

Lot #: 13AR

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles'

Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles' (British, 1884-1967) The Kings Colonials signed with monogram 'CP' (mid right), watercolour, 26 x 17.5cm (10 1/4 x 6 7/8in

Lot #: 14AR

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles'

Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles' (British, 1884-1967) The ASC signed with monogram 'CP' (mid right), watercolour, 26 x 17.5cm (10 1/4 x 6 7/8in

Lot #: 15AR

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles'

Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles' (British, 1884-1967) 'The Finest View In Asia' signed in pencil with snaffle bit blindstamp, circa 1928 printed and hand coloured 47 x 72.5cm (18 1/2 x 28 9/16in

Lot #: 16AR

Estimate: £200 - £400

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles'

Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles' (British, 1884-1967) A Bona Fide Fox Chaser signed in pencil (lower right), with snaffle bit blindstamp, colour print, 45.5 x 38cm (17 15/16 x 14 15/16in

Lot #: 17AR

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles'

Charlie Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles' (British, 1884-1967) Indian Cavalry (B.E.F) signed 'Snaffles' in pencil (lower right), print with snaffle bits blind stamp, 46 x 38cm (18 1/8 x 14 15/16in). together with another unsigned Snaffles print of a field artillery man (2

Lot #: 18AR

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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John Sargent Noble, RBA

John Sargent Noble, RBA (British, 1848-1896) Otter Hounds signed in pencil, engraving, 34 x 44cm (13 3/8 x 17 5/16in). together with another signed engraving of 'Otter Hounds in a Kennel' by Edward Gilbert Hester (British, c.1843-1903) (2

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Archibald Thorburn

Archibald Thorburn (British, 1860-1935) Grouse in Flight signed in pencil (lower left), monochrome print with FOH Print Sellers Association blind stamp, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Published by Manson, Swan & Morgan Ltd, 1900, printed in Munich, 38 x 52cm (14 15/16 x 20 1/2in). together with another signed

Lot #: 19A

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Alan Brassington

Alan Brassington (British, born 1959) Motivator - Racehorse Side Portrait signed with monogram 'AB' lower right, oil on canvas, 142 x 183cm (55 7/8 x 72 1/16in). (This lot forms part of a diptych with the painting 'Motivator - Front Portrait') Fußnoten Motivator (foaled 2002) is a retired British

Lot #: 20AR

Estimate: £7,000 - £10,000

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Alan Brassington

Alan Brassington (British, born 1959) Motivator - Racehorse Front Portrait signed with monogram 'AB (lower left), oil on canvas, 142 x 81cm (55 7/8 x 31 7/8in). (This lot forms part of a diptych with the painting 'Motivator - Side Portrait') Fußnoten Motivator (foaled 2002) is a retired British

Lot #: 21AR

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Alan Brassington

Alan Brassington (British, born 1959) Revenue signed with monogram 'AB' (lower right), oil on canvas, 121 x 181cm (47 5/8 x 71 1/4in). Fußnoten Revenue (foaled 2000) is an Irish Thoroughbred racehorse owned by The Royal Ascot Racing club. He ran 12 times, with two wins and eight placings. Total

Lot #: 22AR

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Alan Brassington

Alan Brassington (British, born 1959) Walking In, Cheltenham signed 'A Brassington' and dated '02 (lower left), watercolour, 46 x 59cm (18 1/8 x 23 1/4in

Lot #: 23AR

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Alan Brassington

Alan Brassington (British, born 1959) Forest, Polo Pony signed 'A Brassington' and dated '99 lower right, watercolour, 31 x 41cm (12 3/16 x 16 1/8in

Lot #: 24AR

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Alan Brassington

Alan Brassington (British, born 1959) At the Start, Ascot signed 'A Brassington' and dated '01 (lower right), watercolour, 44 x 58cm (17 5/16 x 22 13/16in

Lot #: 25AR

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Alan Brassington

Alan Brassington (British, born 1959) Revenue signed with initials 'AB' and dated '03 lower right, pencil, unframed, 33.5 x 45cm (13 3/16 x 17 11/16in). (This lot is the pencil study to the larger oil 'Revenue') Fußnoten Revenue (foaled 2000) is an Irish Thoroughbred racehorse owned by The Royal

Lot #: 26AR

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Myles Birket Foster, RWS

Myles Birket Foster, RWS (British 1825-1899) On the Scent signed with monogram 'BF' (lower right), oil on canvas, 107 x 91cm (42 1/8 x 35 13/16in

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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Eugene Petit

Eugene Petit (French, 1839-1886) Pointers in Landscape signed 'E Petit' (lower right), oil on canvas32 x 42cm (12 5/8 x 16 9/16in

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 31 Oct 2019

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George Armfield

George Armfield (British, 1810-1893) Spaniels Putting up a Snipe signed and dated 1854, oil on canvas 50 x 75cm (19 11/16 x 29 1/2in

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 31 Oct 2019