Fine & Rare Auction
on
Wednesday 9th & Thursday 10th August 2017
Viewing:
Saturday 5th August 9am - 12pm
Monday 7th August 9am - 5pm
Tuesday 8th August 9am - 6pm
Wednesday 9th August 8.30am - 9.30am
Thursday 10th August 8.30am - 9.30am
Lots: 52-101 of 834
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Lot 52
19th/20th Century - Watercolour - 'Catbells, Derwentwater', 6.5cm x 8.5cm, bears signature 'Venus', in painted frame
Good condition
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 53
19th Century - Naive oil painting - Lake view, possibly Windermere, Windsor & Newton canvas 30cm x 40.5cm, in later gilt frame
Slight paint crazing
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 54
G.A. Birch (20th Century) - Oil painting - Hotel view, thought Newby Bridge, Cumbria, 41cm x 57cm, signed, in ebonised frame
Slight paint loss
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 55
Late 19th/ early 20th Century - Gouache - Lake scene, 14.5cm x 19.5cm, and a print of a 19th Century scene, both in gilt moulded frames
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 56
19th Century School - Oil painting - Mountainous river landscape, possibly a Lakeland scene, canvas 62cm x 92cm, monogrammed 'CM' (canvas repaired), in later gilt frame
Canvas repaired
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 57
After Charles Edmund Brock (1870-1938) - Black and white photographic print - 'Grace C. Londsdale', 23cm x 17cm, inscribed in ink to margin, in moulded gilt frame with back support and glazed
Note: Grace Cecile Lowther (nee Gordon), Countess of Londsdale (1854-1941), was the wife of the 5th Earl of Londsale and daughter of the 10th Marquess of Huntly
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 58
James H. Grossland (19th Century) - Oil painting - 'Mountains at the Head of Thirlmere', canvas 35.5cm x 45.5cm, signed, in later gilt frame, with remnants of original titled label verso
Good overall condition
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 59
19th Century - Six coloured engravings - Lakeland views, various artists, each 13cm x 18cm, one with printer's name 'F.Brain', possibly all from the same series, in later frames and glazed
Some foxing/spotting, good overall
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 60
Nancy Bailey (1913-2012) - Oil painting - 'Hartsop Hall Farm', canvas 51cm x 78cm, signed, in painted frame, titled and further signed verso
Good condition
Estimate:  £300 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 61
W. T. Longmire (1841-1914) - Watercolour - 'Langdale', 25.5cm x 36cm, signed and dated 1905, in gilt frame and glazed
Good overall condition
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 62
Bertram Walter Priestman (1868-1951) - Oil painting - 'On the Solway Firth', relined canvas 61.5cm x 46cm, signed, in painted swept frame
Good overall condition
Note: Together with Sir Alfred Munnings, Priestman advised Seago and evidence of this can perhaps be seen in the treatment of the sky and clouds
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 63
Nelsonn (20th Century Cumbrian) - Artists proof colour print - 'First Snow over Keswick', 30cm x 45cm, signed and titled in pencil to margin, in black bevelled frame
Good condition
Note: Nelsonn is a multi-discipline artist from Carlise and splits his time between studios in Keswick and Newlyn, Cornwall
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 64
William Ellis (19th/20th Century) - Watercolour - 'Looking Down The Vale of Rydal from White Moss', 53cm x 97cm, signed, in gilt frame and glazed, with handwritten title verso
Good overall condition
Estimate:  £350 - 450 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 65
William Heaton Cooper (1903-1995) - Signed colour print - 'A Lakeland Farm', 26cm x 38cm, signed and titled in pencil to margin, in original painted frame and glazed
Glass cracked
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 66
Swain after Basil Bradley (1842-1904) - Coloured engraving - 'Motherless - Easedale Tarn, Westmorland', 33cm x 49.5cm, in gilt moulded frame and glazed
Good overall condition
Note: This image produced for the Illustrated London News, 1880
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 67
Clarence Henry Roe (1850-1909) - Oil painting - 'Coniston Lake', canvas 91cm x 61cm, signed, in gilt frame and glazed, with further signature and title verso
Good overall condition, minor wear to frame
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 68
An Ordnance Survey 1912 1/1250 Scale Map of Penrith, 73cm x 104cm, Cumberland Sheet LVIII, bearing stamp of J. Carlyle Lancaster, Penrith
Poor condition
Estimate:  £10 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 69
Two red cloth trimmed Ordnance Survey maps of Keswick, 1899 & 1925, the latter with Thornborrow & Co stamp, 73cm x 102cm and 69cm x 99cm
Both in poor condition
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 70
An Ordnance Survey 1925 1/2500 Map of Whitehaven, 74cm x 104cm, Cumberland Sheet LXVII, bearing J. Carlyle Lancaster, Penrith stamp
Good overalll condition
Estimate:  £10 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 71
Ten Ordnance Survey 1896-1900 1/2500 maps of Northern Cumberland, mostly red cloth trimmed, all approx 74cm x 103cm, many with Thornborrow & Co stamps and annotated
Worn condition
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 72
Ten Ordnance Survey 1900 1/2500 maps of Salkeld, Skirwith & Kirkland, mostly red cloth trimmed, all approx 74cm x 103cm, some with Thornborrow & Co stamps and annotated
Worn condition

Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 73
Ten Ordnance Survey 1900-1925 1/2500 maps of Langwathby, Hunsonby, River Eden and railways LM&SR Leeds/Carlisle, mostly red cloth trimmed, all approx 74cm x 103cm, many with J. Carlyle Lancaster, Penrith stamps and annotated
Worn condition

Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 74
Ten Ordnance Survey 1899-1901 1/2500 maps including Uldale and Overwater, mostly red cloth trimmed, all approx 74cm x 103cm, many with Thornborrow & Co stamps and annotated
Worn condition

Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 75
Eleven Ordnance Survey 1900-1925 1/2500 maps of Northern Cumberland, including Mealsgate, Allhallows, Kirkland and the Carlisle/Silloth railway, mostly red cloth trimmed, all approx 74cm x 103cm, many with Thornborrow & Co & J. Carlyle Lancaster stamps and annotated
Worn condition

Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 76
Eight Ordnance Survey 1900-1926 1/2500 maps of Northern Cumberland, including detail of railways north to Edinburgh/Carlisle and Caledonian, mostly red cloth trimmed, all approx 74cm x 103cm, many with Thornborrow & Co stamps and annotated
Worn condition

Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 77
Ten Ordnance Survey 1898-1925 1/2500 maps of Western Cumberland, including Workington and LM&SR Furness Railways, mostly red cloth trimmed, all approx 74cm x 103cm, some with J. Carlyle Lancaster stamps and annotated
Worn condition

Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 78
John Cary (1754-1835) - Coloured engraving - 'Cumberland from the best Authorities', 42cm x 52cm, pub. John Stockdale, London, 26th March 1803 (mounted, unframed)
Good overall
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 79
Smith & Jones, Pentonville - Coloured engraving - 'A New Map of the County of Cumberland', 49cm x 44cm, pub. C. Smith, London, January 6th 1804 (mounted, unframed)
Good overall
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 80
John Cary (1754-1835) - Coloured engraving - 'A New Map of Cumberland', 42cm x 52cm, pub. John Cary, London, Sept 28th 1801 (mounted, unframed)
Good overall
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 81
A small selection of early 20th Century Lake District related postcards including 'Lakeland Sport' and 'Longthwaite Youth Hostel'
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 82
A Victorian embossed brown leather photograph album titled 'Westmoreland', containing approximately 100 photographic cards of Westmoreland views, many produced by Kipling and Bainbridge photographers
Worn to binding and some page damage internally
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 83
An interesting album of approximately 130 early 20th Century postcards, mainly of Cumbrian interest including two depicting The Pierrots in Happy Valley, Silloth, together with a quantity of loose postcard and greetings cards
Some damaged, most in good overall condition, album poor
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 84
Early 20th Century - Watercolour - Lakeland cottage view, 25cm x 35cm, inscribed to a Mrs King, Windermere, in ebonised frame
Good overall condition
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 85
Peter Hutton (b.1925): Rocks - Embossed paper and blue litho versions of the same image, each 25cm x 30cm, mounted together, both signed, unframed
Note: Born in Aldershot, Hampshire, Peter Hutton joined the Admiralty aged 17 and worked for them all of his career, rising to become a Naval Architect and Marine Engineer, retiring in 1983. During his retirement he attended the Cumbria College of Art and Design
Estimate:  £10 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 86
Peter Hutton (b. 1925): Coastal Scenes and The Sea - Three versions of the same image, two etched prints and one in watercolour, the etched versions 15.5cm x 25cm, the watercolour 11cm x 24cm, each signed, mounted together, unframed, together with a quantity of watercolours and sketches of the sea
Note: Born in Aldershot, Hampshire, Peter Hutton joined the Admiralty aged 17 and worked for them all of his career, rising to become a Naval Architect and Marine Engineer, retiring in 1983. During his retirement he attended the Cumbria College of Art and Design
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 87
Peter Hutton (b. 1925): Paddle Steamers - Ink and colour sketches of paddle steamers, inscribed in pencil verso 'Inspired after a trip in SW Scotland on the PS Waverley', 32cm x 48cm, signed and dated 94, mounted, unframed, together with a selection of further sketches and watercolours of paddle steamers
Note: Born in Aldershot, Hampshire, Peter Hutton joined the Admiralty aged 17 and worked for them all of his career, rising to become a Naval Architect and Marine Engineer, retiring in 1983. During his retirement he attended the Cumbria College of Art and Design
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 88
Peter Hutton (b.1925): Life Drawings - Ink and watercolour on brown paper - Full length nude profile of a woman, 45cm x 43cm, signed, five other studies of women, various sizes, all mounted (three mounted as one), and a quantity of other life drawings, portraits and sketches
Note: Born in Aldershot, Hampshire, Peter Hutton joined the Admiralty aged 17 and worked for them all of his career, rising to become a Naval Architect and Marine Engineer, retiring in 1983. During his retirement he attended the Cumbria College of Art and Design
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 89
Peter Hutton (b.1925): Country Scenes - Oil on board - 'Summer, Pembrokeshire Coast', 13cm x 39cm, signed and dated '78, mounted, unframed, twelve other ink and watercolour country studies (three mounted as one), all mounted, unframed, together with a quantity of watercolours and sketches of country scenes
Note: Born in Aldershot, Hampshire, Peter Hutton joined the Admiralty aged 17 and worked for them all of his career, rising to become a Naval Architect and Marine Engineer, retiring in 1983. During his retirement he attended the Cumbria College of Art and Design
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 90
Peter Hutton (b.1925): Boats - Watercolour - 'Maryport Tug Boat and Vic', 25cm x 35cm, signed, an oil painting of the same scene, 41cm x 51cm, signed, and a quantity of nautical related sketches and watercolours, various
Note: Born in Aldershot, Hampshire, Peter Hutton joined the Admiralty aged 17 and worked for them all of his career, rising to become a Naval Architect and Marine Engineer, retiring in 1983. During his retirement he attended the Cumbria College of Art and Design
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 91
Peter Hutton (b.1925): Golfing - Designs for 'The New Plank', comprising titled ink sketch, 6cm x 24cm, perforated working drawing, 6cm x 27cm and unfinished carved resin plaque, 6cm x 28.5cm
Note: Born in Aldershot, Hampshire, Peter Hutton joined the Admiralty aged 17 and worked for them all of his career, rising to become a Naval Architect and Marine Engineer, retiring in 1983. During his retirement he attended the Cumbria College of Art and Design
Estimate:  £5 - 10 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 92
Peter Hutton (b.1925): Elongated Head - Pencil and watercolour elevations with applied printed scraps, 57cm x 40cm, signed and dated 1989, mounted, unframed
Note: Born in Aldershot, Hampshire, Peter Hutton joined the Admiralty aged 17 and worked for them all of his career, rising to become a Naval Architect and Marine Engineer, retiring in 1983. During his retirement he attended the Cumbria College of Art and Design
Estimate:  £10 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 93
Peter Hutton (b.1925): Isamu Noguchi - Ink Sketches inspired by the Japanese sculptor, 40cm x 54cm, one other similar, three ceramic sculptures, together with a quantity of abstract and sculpture related sketches
Note: Born in Aldershot, Hampshire, Peter Hutton joined the Admiralty aged 17 and worked for them all of his career, rising to become a Naval Architect and Marine Engineer, retiring in 1983. During his retirement he attended the Cumbria College of Art and Design
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 94
Peter Hutton (b.1925): Tree Studies - Including 'Decorative Tree in Carlisle Art College', nine pencil sketches, mounted as two
Note: Born in Aldershot, Hampshire, Peter Hutton joined the Admiralty aged 17 and worked for them all of his career, rising to become a Naval Architect and Marine Engineer, retiring in 1983. During his retirement he attended the Cumbria College of Art and Design
Estimate:  £5 - 10 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 95
Peter Hutton (b.1925): Rocks - Watercolour of Coastal Headland, 28cm x 32cm, unsigned, unframed and twenty-three colour lithographs in different shades/colours of the same scene, all unsigned and unframed
Note: Born in Aldershot, Hampshire, Peter Hutton joined the Admiralty aged 17 and worked for them all of his career, rising to become a Naval Architect and Marine Engineer, retiring in 1983. During his retirement he attended the Cumbria College of Art and Design
Estimate:  £10 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 96
Peter Hutton (b.1925): Sketch Books - Four sketch books with some loose pages, variously illustrated
Note: Born in Aldershot, Hampshire, Peter Hutton joined the Admiralty aged 17 and worked for them all of his career, rising to become a Naval Architect and Marine Engineer, retiring in 1983. During his retirement he attended the Cumbria College of Art and Design
Estimate:  £10 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 97
Peter Hutton (b.1925): Female Nude Studies - Charcoal heightened in white, 39cm x 29cm, signed and dated '95, framed
Note: Born in Aldershot, Hampshire, Peter Hutton joined the Admiralty aged 17 and worked for them all of his career, rising to become a Naval Architect and Marine Engineer, retiring in 1983. During his retirement he attended the Cumbria College of Art and Design
Estimate:  £10 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 98
Peter Hutton (b.1925): 'Sea, Wind & Sail' - A complete project, comprising: oil on canvas, 35cm x 45cm, signed and titled, in wood frame, six white painted hardboard versions of the same/similar image, together with project notes and initial sketch designs
Note: Born in Aldershot, Hampshire, Peter Hutton joined the Admiralty aged 17 and worked for them all of his career, rising to become a Naval Architect and Marine Engineer, retiring in 1983. During his retirement he attended the Cumbria College of Art and Design
Estimate:  £10 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 99
Peter Hutton (b.1925): Four Paintings - Comprising 'The Brissons', oil painting 27cm x 35cm, and three other paintings, all signed, all framed
Note: Born in Aldershot, Hampshire, Peter Hutton joined the Admiralty aged 17 and worked for them all of his career, rising to become a Naval Architect and Marine Engineer, retiring in 1983. During his retirement he attended the Cumbria College of Art and Design
Estimate:  £10 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 100
Peter Hutton (b.1925): Three Oil Paintings - Abstract paddle steamer, 36cm x 46cm, Abstract yachts, 41cm x 45cm and Rocks, 35cm x 45cm, all signed, together with two large canvases
Note: Born in Aldershot, Hampshire, Peter Hutton joined the Admiralty aged 17 and worked for them all of his career, rising to become a Naval Architect and Marine Engineer, retiring in 1983. During his retirement he attended the Cumbria College of Art and Design
Estimate:  £10 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 101
Peter Hutton (b.1925): Seven paintings - Various subjects including nude study, mostly signed, various sizes
Note: Born in Aldershot, Hampshire, Peter Hutton joined the Admiralty aged 17 and worked for them all of his career, rising to become a Naval Architect and Marine Engineer, retiring in 1983. During his retirement he attended the Cumbria College of Art and Design
Estimate:  £10 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
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