SH151 - The Contents of St Aubins House, Scone

Auction Details

Sunday 08 July 2018 at 12:00pmSt Luke's Hall, Cnr Hill and Liverpool St, Scone

On View

On-Site | St Aubins House
2471 New England Highway, Scone
Friday 6 July 10:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday 7 July 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday 8 July 9:00am - 11:00am

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  • 46_1
    LOT 046

    Regency Mahogany Four Poster Bed

    EST.$1,500 - $2,500Sold for$2,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 238 cm width 196 cm depth 122 cm
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  • 47_1
    LOT 047

    Georgian Oak Chest on Chest

    the upper section with a dentil block frieze above two short drawers and three graduated long drawers below, all with mahogany cross banding, the bottom section having three long drawers with brass loop pulls, on bracket feet

    EST.$1,200 - $1,800Sold for$1,680 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 182 cm width 94cm depth 44cm
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  • 48_1
    LOT 048

    Charles II Oak High-back Chair


    18th Century

    brocade upholstered rectangular high back and seat, raised on turned legs joined by cross stretchers

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$1,200 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 49_1
    LOT 049

    Gothic Revival Mahogany and Oak Bookcase


    Early 19th Century, Possibly Norwegian

    the pediment with tracery above a pair of astragal glazed doors enclosing adjustable shelves, the lower section with two long drawers with brass pulls escutcheons, on carved square section legs

    EST.$1,500 - $2,500Sold for$2,640 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 210 cm width 143 cm depth 54 cm
    • Provenance: The bookcase was part of the original furnishings of Danmark, Point Piper, when purchased by W.J. Smith in 1926. This bookcase was transferred to St. Aubins in 1936
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  • 50_2
    LOT 050

    Early Georgian Fall Front Desk


    18th Century

    fall front enclosing writing surface above a long drawer and a knee hole door, raised on bracket feet

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$1,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 95 cm width 71 cm depth 41 cm
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  • 51_1
    LOT 051

    William and Mary Oak Writing Table


    18th Century

    the rectangular top above a long drawer, raised on turned legs joined by X shaped stretchers

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$960 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 69 cm width 92 cm depth 59 cm
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  • 52_1
    LOT 052

    Regency Flame Mahogany Secretary Bookcase


    Late 18th / Early 19th Century

    the pyramidal pediment above two glazed doors, interior with three moveable shelves, the pull out desk with fitted interior, carved wood pulls, two cupboard doors below

    EST.$1,500 - $2,500Sold for$1,260 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 208 cm width 110 cm depth 52 cm
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  • sh151_53_1
    LOT 053

    William IV Burr Walnut Veneer Desk


    19th Century

    rectangular top with string inlay, above three drawers with brass pulls, on cabriole legs

    EST.$700 - $900Sold for$840 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 77 cm width 76 cm depth 48 cm
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  • 54_1
    LOT 054

    George III Flame Mahogany Breakfront Secretaire Bookcase


    Late 18th / Early 19th Century

    the moulded cornice above four astragal glazed doors, the lower section with a fitted writing drawer with a pair of doors below, flanked by two drawers and two doors

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$7,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 246 cm width 233 cm depth 57 cm
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  • 55_1
    LOT 055

    William IV Burr Walnut Library Table

    the rectangular top above a shaped frieze with two short drawers, raised on pierced and leaf carved end supports with a turned stretcher, on scroll feet

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$1,800 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 75 cm width 152 cm depth 65 cm
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  • 56_1
    LOT 056

    Spanish Carved Oak Coffer


    17th Century

    the rectangular lift top with moulded edge , wrought iron latch and hinges, the façade with carved with a geometric pattern and floral spandrels , scalloped edge

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$1,560 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 75 cm width 118 cm depth 54 cm
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  • 57_1
    LOT 057

    Irish Mahogany Drop Side Table


    Late 18th/ Early 19th Century

    rectangular top, raised on square section legs

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$720 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 72 cm width 145 cm depth 93 cm
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  • 58_1
    LOT 058

    Georgian Oak and Mahogany Corner Cupboard

    the moulded cornice with ebony string inlay, two glazed doors below, white painted interior with two moveable shelves and two-panelled cupboard doors below

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$780 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 193 cm width 100 cm depth 64 cm
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  • 59_1
    LOT 059

    Gothic Revival Oak Wall Mantel


    19th Century

    the moulded rectangular pediment above five panels carved with architectural features

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$780 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 60_1
    LOT 060

    Overmantel Giltwood Mirror


    19th Century

    the oval plate within a moulded frame, surmounted by a crest carved with ribbon and flowers

    EST.$2,000 - $4,000
    • Measurements: 210 x 142 cm
    • Provenance: The mirror was part of the original furnishings of Danmark, Point Piper, when purchased by W.J. Smith in 1926. This mirror was transferred to St. Aubins in 1936
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  • 61_1
    LOT 061

    Pair of William IV Patinated Bronze Oil Lamps


    19th Century

    each in the form of a boar-headed rhyton, reservoir with leaf-cast decoration centred with a berried finial within a gadrooned border, now electrified (2)

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$6,720 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 62_1
    LOT 062

    John Walker, Princess Street Leicester Square, London


    Mahogany Railway Clock, 19th Century

    fusee movement, white painted dial with Roman numerals, with pendulum and key

    EST.$500 - $700Sold for$1,080 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 63_1
    LOT 063

    Thomas Harris, Canterbury


    Mahogany and Brass Inlaid Bracket Clock, 19th Century

    fusee movement with chime, white enamel dial with Arabic numerals, surmounted by a brass urn finial, with pendulum and key

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$1,920 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 64_1
    LOT 064

    Pair of Italian Polychrome-painted and Parcel-gilt Blackamoor Candle Holders


    19th Century

    each figure holding a torch and standing on a plinth base (2)

    EST.$1,500 - $2,500Sold for$1,320 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 65_1
    LOT 065

    Bakewell Bros.


    Rare Terracotta Bust of Captain James Cook

    resting on cylindrical terracotta pedestal base (2)

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$3,840 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 97 cm (bust); height 93 cm (pedestal)
    • Provenance: One of three known to exist in the world. Originally placed in the garden at St Aubins House by the original owner, the Bakewell Family in 1896
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  • 66_1
    LOT 066

    Italian Carved Fruitwood Figure of the Infant Christ


    18th / 19th Century

    standing with his right hand raised in blessing, traces of polychrome decoration

    EST.$600 - $800Sold for$600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 45 cm
    • Provenance: Folio Fine Art, London, 1968
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  • 67_1
    LOT 067

    Pair of Italian Giltwood Altar Candlesticks

    on triform bases (2)

    EST.$600 - $800Sold for$840 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 68_1
    LOT 068

    Pair of Florentine Giltwood Wall Brackets


    19th Century

    each with a moulded serpentine shelf on a carved foliate support (2)

    EST.$500 - $700Sold for$300 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 69_1
    LOT 069

    Pair of Louis XV Style Brass Candlesticks


    19th Century

    with detachable nozzles, fluted tapering stem above a spreading base with beaded decoration (2)

    EST.$400 - $600