SH135 - The Contents of Markdale, Binda, NSW

Auction Details

Sunday 14 May 2017 at 12:00pmCrookwell Services Club, 160 Goulburn Street, Crookwell

On View

Friday 12 May 12 noon - 5pm
Saturday 13 May 10am - 5pm
Sunday 9am - 11am

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Markdale | 462 Mulgowrie Road, Binda NSW
GPS coordinates 34’ 13.8” S 149’ 15.0” E

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  • 24A_1
    LOT 024

    Mashad Carpet


    Early 20th Century

    hand-woven, central lobed medallion on pink abrash ground within multiple shah abbas flower borders

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$7,800 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 304 x 406 cm
    • Provenance: This carpet was originally purchased for Yarralumla House, ACT, c. 1920 (by repute)
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  • 24_1
    LOT 24A

    Mashad Carpet


    Early 20th Century

    hand-woven, central lobed medallion on pink abrash ground within multiple shah abbas flower borders

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$9,000 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 304 x 390 cm
    • Provenance: This carpet was originally purchased for Yarralumla House, ACT, c. 1920 (by repute)
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  • 25_1
    LOT 025

    Persian Rug

    decorated with all over geometric motifs in shades of red, blue and cream, together with a smaller rug, all over with geometric motifs in shades of rust, green, and cream (2)

    EST.$850 - $1,250Sold for$1,920 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 374 x 169 ; 185 x 115 cm
    • Provenance: Cadry's, Sydney
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  • 26_1
    LOT 026

    Victorian Brass Fire Set

    comprising kerb fender and five tools (6)

    EST.$400 - $600Sold for$1,320 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 27_2228
    LOT 027

    Fire Screen

    painted white metal frame with hand wrought applied floral decoration

    EST.$500 - $700Sold for$600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 103 cm length 122 cm
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  • 28_1
    LOT 028

    William Lister Lister (Australian, 1859-1943)


    Seascape

    watercolour on paper, signed l.l.c, framed

    EST.$500 - $700Sold for$900 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 29_1
    LOT 029

    Benjamin Edwin Minns (Australian, 1863-1937)


    Horses and Haycart, 1929

    watercolour on paper signed l.r.c and dated, framed

    EST.$1,200 - $1,800Sold for$1,320 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 30A_1
    LOT 30A

    John Norton (American)


    Portrait of a Mary Ashton, 1975

    oil on canvas, signed l.l.c

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$1,200 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 30_1
    LOT 030

    Arthur Victor Gregory (Australian, 1867-1957)


    Spanish Armada, 1912

    watercolour on paper, signed l.l.c. and dated, framed

    EST.$300 - $500
  • 31_1
    LOT 031

    After Julian Ashton (Australian, 1851-1942)


    Portrait of Helen Ashton

    oil on canvas, titled verso, framed

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$2,880 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 93 x 60 cm
    • Labels: The original portrait was purchased by the National Gallery of Australia
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  • 47_1
    LOT 032

    Marian Ellis Rowan (Australian, 1848-1922)


    Flower Study

    watercolour and gouache on paper, signed l.r.

    EST.$5,000 - $7,000
    • Measurements: 52 x 36 cm
    • Provenance: Peter Cook Antiques, Double Bay, NSW
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  • 32_1
    LOT 033

    Marian Ellis Rowan (Australian, 1848-1922)


    Flower Study

    watercolour and gouache on paper, signed l.r., framed

    EST.$5,000 - $7,000
    • Measurements: 52 x 36 cm
    • Provenance: Peter Cook Antiques, Double Bay, NSW
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  • 34_1
    LOT 034

    After Giambologna (Italian, born c. 1529-1608)


    Two Bronze Figures of Mercury and Fortuna, 19th Century

    each figure raised on a rouge marble base embellished with a continuous bronze frieze (2)

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$2,640 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 35_1
    LOT 035

    Royal Crown Derby


    Part Dinner and Tea Service

    'Imari' pattern, comprising tea and coffee cups with saucers, plates, side plates, cake stands, bowls, cream jugs, some pieces (A/F) (97)

    EST.$600 - $900Sold for$1,140 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 36_1
    LOT 036

    Silver and Ivory Figure of a Medieval Lady


    Neresheimer of Hanau, 1924

    with ivory face and hands, in an elaborately decorated dress with foliage, holding a falcon on her arm, raised on a shaped square stand decorated with heraldic motifs, with four knights killing dragons, with English import marks (A/F)

    EST.$8,000 - $10,000
    • Measurements: height 49 cm approx. weight 3116 grams
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  • 37_1
    LOT 037

    Silver Inkwell Stand


    Mark of Walter & John Barnard, London, 1894

    with two cut crystal ink bottles with silver mounts, hallmarked, stand engraved to the underside

    EST.$200 - $300Sold for$1,080 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: approx. weight 449 grams (stand)
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  • 38_1
    LOT 038

    Two Silver Boxes


    Marks of Hardy Brothers, Birmingham, 1934, and W. H. S., London, 1930

    with monogrammed lids, hallmarked, weighted (2)

    EST.$150 - $250Sold for$660 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: approx. height 4 cm width 16.5 cm depth 12.5 cm
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  • 39_1
    LOT 039

    Victorian Papier Mache Casket

    decorated with foliage and flowers, the lid inlaid with a shell

    EST.$80 - $120Sold for$120 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 40_1
    LOT 040

    Silver and Shagreen Letter Knife


    Mark of Asprey & Co., London, 1926

    in the form of a Japanese sword, hallmarked, together with a tray (2)

    EST.$100 - $200Sold for$456 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 41_1
    LOT 041

    Hermes


    Porcelain Ashtray

    signed 'Hermes Paris Made in France' together with another Hermes porcelain ashtray, decorated with a hound, signed ‘Hermes Paris Made in France’ (2)

    EST.$100 - $200Sold for$1,020 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 42_1
    LOT 042

    Two Wooden Chinese Puzzle Boxes

    one carved with dragons, the other carved with scrolling leaves, together with two brass mounted wooden boxes (4)

    EST.$60 - $90Sold for$108 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: approx. height 6.5 cm width 22 cm depth 14.5 cm
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  • 43_1
    LOT 043

    Chinese Ginger Jar

    green lattice glaze, on wooden stand, finial (A/F)

    EST.$50 - $100Sold for$168 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 44_1
    LOT 044

    Collection of Chinese Cloisonné Items

    comprising a pair of brush holders, three lidded boxes, a miniature ginger jar, an egg on stand, a pepper pot, a bell, a match box holder and three pin trays (A/F) (13)

    EST.$300 - $500
    • Measurements: height 21 cm (brush pot holders)
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  • 45_1
    LOT 045

    Victorian Beaded Plateau

    of rounded rectangular shape, decorated with intricate floral design, raised on four bun feet (A/F)

    EST.$100 - $200Sold for$96 Including Buyer's Premium