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The Autumn Art Sale                                          on 06/11/2020

The Autumn Art Sale

06/11/2020

17th to 21st century British and European oils and watercolours Staithes Group & Marine Artists Yorkshire Artists Contemporary Works

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Lot 252

Patrick William Adam RSA (Scottish 1854-1929): The Bass Rock 'A Nor-Easter North Berwick', waterco...

Patrick William Adam RSA (Scottish 1854-1929): The Bass Rock 'A Nor-Easter North Berwick', watercolour signed and dated 1888, titled and inscribed on label verso 25cm x 37cm Provenance: private collection; with Doig Wilson & Wheatley, George St. Edinburgh; gifted to Mr& Mrs Esson by Mr & Mrs Adam, April 1903, inscribed verso


10042

SOLD £600

Lot 133

Lily Blatherwick (British 1854-1934): 'Borage and Red Admiral', watercolour with bodycolour signed,...

Lily Blatherwick (British 1854-1934): 'Borage and Red Admiral', watercolour with bodycolour signed, titled with artist's address on exhibition label verso 24cm x 26.5cm Provenance: private collection; exh. Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolours; with Doig, Wilson & Wheatley, George St. Edinburgh - labels verso


9001

SOLD £400

Lot 135

Henry Redmore (British 1820-1887): 'Wreck of the Coupland', oil on canvas unsigned 23cm x 38.5cm ...

Henry Redmore (British 1820-1887): 'Wreck of the Coupland', oil on canvas unsigned 23cm x 38.5cm Provenance: private collection; with Christies 12th November 2014, Lot 65; the John Simpson, Haisthorpe Hall, East Yorkshire private collection; illustrated Arthur Credland's Marine Painting in Hull through Three Centuries pub. 1993 pp.93 Notes: the Coupland, a South Shields schooner having attempted to enter Scarborough Harbour ran into trouble off the Spa in the Great Storm on 2nd November 1861. In the foreground is the lifeboat “Amelia” before being dashed against the seawall.


B8124

SOLD £6100

Lot 12

Mark Senior (Staithes Group 1862-1927): Portrait of a Boy Smoking a Pipe, oil on panel signed and da...

Mark Senior (Staithes Group 1862-1927): Portrait of a Boy Smoking a Pipe, oil on panel signed and dated 1886, 29cm x 19cm Provenance: private collection, from the home of one of the experts in the Swedish equivalent of the Antiques Roadshow; with Lindblad & Son Konsthandel Halsingborg (retailers of British works of art), metal label verso used prior to 1971


B10940

SOLD £400

Lot 30

John Bowman (Staithes Group 1872-?): Ugthorpe Mill near Whitby, oil on canvas signed and dated 1901,...

John Bowman (Staithes Group 1872-?): Ugthorpe Mill near Whitby, oil on canvas signed and dated 1901, 42cm x 52cm Provenance: exh. Peter Haworth, Milnthorpe Cumbria; with Phillips & Sons Fine Art, Marlow June 1978


10046

SOLD £460

Lot 64

John Cooper (British 1942-): Lifeboat Portrait - Bridlington Quay Lifeboat the 'George & Jane W...

John Cooper (British 1942-): Lifeboat Portrait - Bridlington Quay Lifeboat the 'George & Jane Walker', gouache signed 51cm x 69cm Notes: the 'George & Jane Walker' was built at Thames Ironworks of Blackwall in 1899 using a legacy of Mr George Walker of Southport. Stationed at Bridlington 1899-1931 DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


9108

SOLD £360

Lot 126

GM (British 19th century): Shorthorn Cow in a Stable Setting, watercolour signed with initials and ...

GM (British 19th century): Shorthorn Cow in a Stable Setting, watercolour signed with initials and dated '72, 17cm x 25cm Provenance: private collection; with Doig Wilson & Wheatley, Edinburgh


9055

SOLD £170

Lot 139

Francis Nicholson (British 1753-1844): South Bay Scarborough, pen grey ink and watercolour unsigned ...

Francis Nicholson (British 1753-1844): South Bay Scarborough, pen grey ink and watercolour unsigned 29cm x 41cm Provenance: private collection; with The Leger Galleries Ltd., Old Bond St., London April 1964 No.7; collection of Mrs Fitzmaurice Lenon

Estimate: £700 - £1000

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Lot Unsold

Lot 141

Francis Nicholson (British 1753-1844): Cayton Mill near Scarborough, pencil and watercolour unsigne...

Francis Nicholson (British 1753-1844): Cayton Mill near Scarborough, pencil and watercolour unsigned 24cm x 40cm Provenance: private collection purchased by the vendor from Phillips Leeds 6th December 1995 Lot 86; with J Morton Lee (Fine Watercolours - Hayling Island) at Harrogate Antiques Fair; exh. Old Watercolour Society 1807 No.236 by repute

Estimate: £400 - £600

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Lot Unsold

Lot 142

Francis Nicholson (British 1753-1844): 'Roslin Castle' near Edinburgh, watercolour unsigned 29.5cm x...

Francis Nicholson (British 1753-1844): 'Roslin Castle' near Edinburgh, watercolour unsigned 29.5cm x 39.5cm Provenance: private collection; exh. The National Trust Killerton House Exeter 2015 'Francis Nicholson the Killerton Drawing Master'; inscribed verso 'From the Collection of Randall Davies'. Davies edited the annual volume of the Old Watercolour Society's Club, in 1931 he published an invaluable account of Nicholson's life based upon surviving letters and correspondence owned by members of the family

Estimate: £500 - £700

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Lot Unsold

Lot 224

Patrick William Adam RSA (Scottish 1854-1929): 'The Old Oaks', pastel signed, titled verso on artist...

Patrick William Adam RSA (Scottish 1854-1929): 'The Old Oaks', pastel signed, titled verso on artist's address label 21cm x 12cm Provenance: private collection; with Doig Wilson & Wheatley, Edinburgh


B54

SOLD £320

Lot 277

David Blackburn (British 1939-2016): 'Evening', pastel signed and dated 1970, titled verso 36cm x 28...

David Blackburn (British 1939-2016): 'Evening', pastel signed and dated 1970, titled verso 36cm x 28cm Provenance: with Thomas Agnew & Sons Ltd. London, exh. 100 years of British Drawings and Prints 1971; exh. Yorkshire Art 1950-1970, Grenada Television Manchester 1972, labels verso DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


B7541

SOLD £600

Lot 8

Robert Jobling (Staithes Group 1841-1923): Coble at Staithes, watercolour signed with initials 30cm ...

Robert Jobling (Staithes Group 1841-1923): Coble at Staithes, watercolour signed with initials 30cm x 23.5cm Provenance: with Phillips & Sons Cookham July 1997, label verso


10050

SOLD £320

Lot 45

Joseph Alfred Terry (Staithes Group 1872-1939): 'In an Antibes Garden', watercolour signed 26cm x 4...

Joseph Alfred Terry (Staithes Group 1872-1939): 'In an Antibes Garden', watercolour signed 26cm x 42cm Provenance: collection of Alfred A Haley, Walton, Wakefield then with Phillips & Sons Cookham exh. March 1985, labels verso Notes: by repute a sketch for the larger oil exh. Royal Academy 1916, No.665


232

SOLD £170

Lot 51

James Miller (British 1962-): America's Cup Series the 8th Challenge 1893 'Valkyrie II' & 'Vigil...

James Miller (British 1962-): America's Cup Series the 8th Challenge 1893 'Valkyrie II' & 'Vigilant', oil on canvas signed, titled verso 44cm x 70cm


9114

SOLD £700

Lot 52

James Miller (British 1962-): America's Cup Series the 12th Challenge 1903 'Shamrock III' & 'Rel...

James Miller (British 1962-): America's Cup Series the 12th Challenge 1903 'Shamrock III' & 'Reliance', oil on canvas signed, titled verso 24cm x 34cm


9114

SOLD £240

Lot 53

James Miller (British 1962-): America's Cup Series the 10th Challenge 1899 'Columbia' & 'Shamroc...

James Miller (British 1962-): America's Cup Series the 10th Challenge 1899 'Columbia' & 'Shamrock', oil on canvas signed, titled verso 45cm x 70cm


9114

SOLD £600

Lot 54

James Miller (British 1962-): America's Cup Series the 13th Challenge 1920 'Shamrock IV' & 'Reso...

James Miller (British 1962-): America's Cup Series the 13th Challenge 1920 'Shamrock IV' & 'Resolute', oil on canvas signed, titled verso 24cm x 34cm


9114

SOLD £300

Lot 63

John Cooper (British 1942- ): The Bridlington Lifeboat 'William John Frances' coming to the rescue, ...

John Cooper (British 1942- ): The Bridlington Lifeboat 'William John Frances' coming to the rescue, watercolour and gouache signed 52cm x 69cm Notes: In 1885 the town received their new Lifeboat the "William John & Frances" the cost of £300 was met by the Legacy of Mr. W J Payne of Reigate. The boat launched 16 times and saved 44 lives serving till 1898. Provenance: purchased by the vendor Christies Maritime sale 31st October 2002 Lot 394 DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


9108

SOLD £480

Lot 104

Thomas 'Tom' Dudley (British 1857-1935): 'Prince's Dock Hull with St Johns Church and Wilberforce M...

Thomas 'Tom' Dudley (British 1857-1935): 'Prince's Dock Hull with St Johns Church and Wilberforce Monument in the distance', watercolour signed and dated 1880, 27cm x 35cm Provenance: private collection purchased David Duggleby Ltd. 3rd March 2008 Lot 90; illus. Marine Painting in Hull through Three Centuries pp.203


10029

SOLD £850

Lot 128

G. Falkner (British early 20th century): Portrait of a Liver Chestnut Stallion, watercolour signed, ...

G. Falkner (British early 20th century): Portrait of a Liver Chestnut Stallion, watercolour signed, 28cm x 43cm Provenance: with John Linn & Sons Scarborough, label verso


B6422

SOLD £140

Lot 130

James Barenger Jnr. (British 1780-1831): Spaniel in Upland Landscape, oil on canvas signed and dated...

James Barenger Jnr. (British 1780-1831): Spaniel in Upland Landscape, oil on canvas signed and dated 1823, 23cm x 30.5cm Provenance: with John Mathieson & Co. Edinburgh, label verso


B33842

SOLD £650

Lot 134

Jonathan Kenworthy (British 1943-): African Lynx, watercolour and ink signed 15cm x 17cm Notes: al...

Jonathan Kenworthy (British 1943-): African Lynx, watercolour and ink signed 15cm x 17cm Notes: also included 'Nomads' by Jonathan Kenworthy pub. 2011; 'People of the Desert' Coe Kerr Gallery, New York exhibition catalogue 1985 and a signed print


10110

SOLD £480

Lot 144

John Bird (British 1768-1829): 'Mill at Egton Bridge', pen and ink titled 12cm x 17.5cm Provenance:...

John Bird (British 1768-1829): 'Mill at Egton Bridge', pen and ink titled 12cm x 17.5cm Provenance: exh. T B & R Jordan Fine Art Specialists Stockton on Tees 'Collection of original drawings of the North Yorkshire Moors area dated between 1800 and 1826


10062

SOLD £85

Lot 164

John Wilson Carmichael (British 1799-1868): Bamburgh Castle Northumberland, oil on canvas signed 31c...

John Wilson Carmichael (British 1799-1868): Bamburgh Castle Northumberland, oil on canvas signed 31cm x 44cm Provenance: private collection; with Christies 'Maritime Art' 23rd May 2012, Lot 183


B9742

SOLD £2000

Lot 187

Dorothea Sharp (Newlyn School 1874-1955): 'On the Beach', oil on board signed, with a similar scene ...

Dorothea Sharp (Newlyn School 1874-1955): 'On the Beach', oil on board signed, with a similar scene verso 30cm x 40cm Provenance: private collection; with Trinity House Paintings, Broadway DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


9112

SOLD £16500

Lot 188

Dorothea Sharp (Newlyn School 1874-1955): Young Girl with a Lamb on a Hillside, oil on canvas unsign...

Dorothea Sharp (Newlyn School 1874-1955): Young Girl with a Lamb on a Hillside, oil on canvas unsigned 44cm x 37cm Provenance: private collection; with Trinity House Paintings, Broadway DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


9112

SOLD £3600

Lot 208

Gerald Cooper (British 1898-1975): Still Life of Geraniums, oil on board signed and dated 1952, 49cm...

Gerald Cooper (British 1898-1975): Still Life of Geraniums, oil on board signed and dated 1952, 49cm x 39cm Provenance: with The Fine Art Society Bond St. London; exh. The Ferens Art Gallery Hull 1970, No.43, labels verso DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


9127

SOLD £2400

Lot 234

Impressionist School (Early 20th century): Three Masted Boat by the Quayside, oil on panel unsigned,...

Impressionist School (Early 20th century): Three Masted Boat by the Quayside, oil on panel unsigned, James Bourlet & Son framer's label verso 16cm x 24cm


232

SOLD £100

Lot 240

Will Kemp (British 1977-): West Coast Cottages, oil on canvas signed 76cm x 76cm Provenance: with t...

Will Kemp (British 1977-): West Coast Cottages, oil on canvas signed 76cm x 76cm Provenance: with the DeMontfort Gallery; Kemp based in Cheshire has also exhibited at the Mall Galleries in London and at the Royal Society of Portrait Painters exhibition DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


10083

SOLD £440

Lot 263

Robert Jobling (Staithes Group 1841-1923): 'Cullercoats' figures gathered round a horse and cart, pe...

Robert Jobling (Staithes Group 1841-1923): 'Cullercoats' figures gathered round a horse and cart, pen and ink signed titled and dated 1889, 18cm x 15cm Provenance: with T.B. & R. Jordan Fine Art Specialists Yarm, label verso


10050

SOLD £300

Lot 267

Francis Bacon (British 1909-1992): 'Two Figures 1953', artist's proof lithograph signed and marked e...

Francis Bacon (British 1909-1992): 'Two Figures 1953', artist's proof lithograph signed and marked e.a. in pencil 41cm x 28cm Provenance: with Belmain Antiques, Ripon; Robert Simms Hampstead. J Y Poucher, Vernon, France, label verso DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot

Estimate: £3000 - £5000

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Lot Unsold

Lot 271

Peter Samuelson (British 1912-1996): 'Two Nudes', pen and ink c.1950 unsigned 30cm x 21cm Provenanc...

Peter Samuelson (British 1912-1996): 'Two Nudes', pen and ink c.1950 unsigned 30cm x 21cm Provenance: with Abbott & Holder 30 Museum St. London, artist's estate, label verso DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


B5100

SOLD £100

Lot 275

Timothy (Tim) Morrison (British 1952-): Coppergate York, mixed media on paper signed with initials 5...

Timothy (Tim) Morrison (British 1952-): Coppergate York, mixed media on paper signed with initials 56cm x 78cm Provenance: with the Reubens Gallery Leeds; Morrison, a graduate of Edinburgh University and the Royal College of Art, has expressed a pre-occupation with ‘the stage-like theatrical space of the city'. His paintings capture and evoke an idea of the ‘city’ with its strange juxtapositions of frantic activity and rushing crowds and historic, sleepy repose DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


10054

SOLD £280