Two Day Antique Sale on
Tuesday 21st & Wednesday 22nd August 2018
On line bidding available both days
Lots: 735-785 of 1608
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Lot 735
A collection of seven 20th century watercolours by Murray McNeil Caird Urquhart RBA, British (1880-1972) all showing Welsh landscapes including Talyllyn Lake and Cader Idris, all signed, inscribed and with dates from the 1920s and 30s, max sheet size 39 x 54 cm approx

Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 736
A collection of 20th century watercolours by Murray McNeil Caird Urquhart RBA, British (1880-1972) including a three quarter length seated portrait of a young woman inscribed verso Irish Colleen, 57 x 42 cm, a bust length portrait of a woman in a hat, Study of Muriel (believed to be the artists second wife) an interior scene with female figures reading inscribed verso, Conversation Piece Virieuz - le - Grand, etc, all signed, various sizes, all unframed (6)
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £420
Lot 737
A collection of seven 20th century watercolours by Murray McNeil Caird Urquhart RBA, British (1880-1972) all showing subjects at Rye, including coastal scenes, river scenes, etc, all signed and inscribed and with various dates mainly in the 1930s, max size 38 x 52 cm approx, all unframed

Estimate:  £200 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 738
A 20th century watercolour by Murray McNeil Caird Urquhart RBA, British (1880-1972) showing a woman seated on a cliff and accompanied by a sleeping terrier, signed bottom left and dated 1925 and inscribed verso Muriel with Tussie (the artists second wife) 40 x 50 cm, unframed

Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £420
Lot 739
A 20th century pencil and watercolour study by Murray McNeil Caird Urquhart RBA, British (1880-1972) showing a performance of a classical style play in an outdoor theatre, signed bottom right, dated 1922, further signed bottom left, 34 x 43 cm, together with a monochrome print of the same subject, sheets size 47 x 58 cm, both unframed
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 740
A mid-20th century watercolour by Murray McNeil Caird Urquhart RBA, British (1880-1972) of a farmyard scene with horse and rider, signed bottom right and dated 1947, inscribed verso, Farmyard in County Wicklow, Ballinglen, 41 x 56 cm, unframed
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 741
A 20th century watercolour by Murray McNeil Caird Urquhart RBA, British (1880-1972) of a scene in a circus ring, signed bottom right, inscribed verso, Memory Sketch of Circus, Concarneau 1931, 40 x 48 cm, unframed, together with a grisaille gouache painting of by the same artist of Leonardo Da Vinci, at the destruction of his equestrian statue Cavallo, signed and with explanatory description, 38 x 26 cm, also together with an unfinished study of a nativity scene, a black and white print of a ballet scene and three volumes of the Landscapes of Corot
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 742
A 20th century oil painting on board by Murray McNeil Caird Urquhart RBA, British (1880-1972) of a workshop interior scene with figure, signed and inscribed verso, A Boat Builder's Workshop, Gravesend, with presentation inscription dated 1931, 25 x 36 cm approx
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 743
A collection of six 20th century watercolours by Murray McNeil Caird Urquhart RBA, British (1880-1972) all showing scenes at Gravesend, Kent, including the Rochester - Gravesend Canal, The Old Harbour, all signed and inscribed and dated in the 1930s, max size 41 x 53 cm approx, all unframed
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 744
A collection of six 20th century watercolours by Murray McNeil Caird Urquhart RBA, British (1880-1972) all of Scottish scenes including Edinburgh from Calton Hill, signed and dated 1922, 34 x 23 cm, Leith Docks, 1922, 39 x 49 cm, The Moors Above Cassencarie, etc, various dates and inscriptions, all unframed
Sold for:   £150
Lot 745
A 20th century watercolour by Murray McNeil Caird Urquhart RBA, British (1880-1972) showing a horse being clipped, signed bottom right and inscribed verso "Clipping", 35 x 27 cm approx, unframed

Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £100
Lot 746
A collection of fourteen 20th century watercolours by Murray McNeil Caird Urquhart RBA, British (1880-1972) all showing coastal, harbour and market scenes at Concarneau and Dournenez, mostly signed and inscribed and with various dates from the 1920s and 30s, max sheet size 40 x 54 cm approx, all unframed
Estimate:  £250 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £520
Lot 747
A collection of four 20th century water colours by Murray McNeil Caird Urquhart RBA, British (1880-1972) all of views of the Medway, including Rochester from the Medway, Looking Across the Medway towards Borstall and the Medway at Cuxton, all signed and inscribed, with dates in the 1930s, max size 34 x 52 cm approx, unframed

Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 748
A collection of three 20th century watercolours by Murray McNeil Caird Urquhart RBA, British (1880-1972) all of Cornish subjects, including a view at Polzeath, Evening Glow at Port Isaac and a further view of Port Isaac, 36 x 48 cm approx, all signed and inscribed, all unframed

Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 749
A 20th century watercolour by Murray McNeil Caird Urquhart RBA, British (1880-1972) of a stable interior scene with young girl and horse, signed and dated 1946, inscribed verso, Study of Grey Mare at Bullingdon, 40 x 57 cm, together with a further study of a brown horse by the same artist, signed, 33 x 42 cm, both unframed
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 750
A collection of seven 20th century watercolours by Murray McNeil Caird Urquhart RBA, British (1880-1972) all showing French market scenes and landscapes including scenes at Rochefort-en-Terre in Brittany, all signed and inscribed and dated from the 1920s, 30s and 40s, max size 38 x 53 cm approx, all unframed
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 751
A mixed collection of items to include a tin containing a quantity of unsorted mixed stamps, various commemorative medal/coin collections - England Squad 1998, Man in Flight, quantity of humorous postcards, friend picture, etc
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 752
A GB stamp collection containing stamps from all eras including approx 100 Penny Reds, 40 presentation mint packs, sheets of QV and an album containing POF Mint pres-decimal QVII
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 753
A folder containing a comprehensive collection of George VI stamps, extensively labelled and laid out on over 50 leaves in a folder, showing watermark variants, mint blocks and singles, full sets, used and mint
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 754
A tin containing a collection of postal history including some pre-stamp examples along with a letter from 1731
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 755
An extensive collection of approx 60,000 GB Machin stamps of all values, plus commemorative stamps, contained within eight boxes
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 756
A Nikon camera case containing a quantity of loose cigarette and tea cards including John Player & Sons, Footballers Caricatures, by "RIP", "Turf" Cigarettes British Aircraft Series, etc, together with some further collectors cards "Boys Cinema" 1922 Famous Film Heroes and "The Champion" 1923 Famous Footballers, etc
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 757
A late 19th century scrap book containing a large quantity of good quality and colourful cut out illustrations and cards, etc
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 758
Five albums containing a collection of Royal Mail First Day Covers, together with some further loose First Day Covers and an empty album
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 759
Three boxes containing an extensive collection of GB and worldwide stamps including albums, presentation packs, mini sheets, booklets, etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 760
A box containing a Victory Stamp Album, FDC's and assorted envelopes, a further box containing loose unsorted stamps, a quantity of topographical postcards, commemorative stamp album, commemorating Her Majesty The Queen Mother, etc
Sold for:   £35
Lot 761
Three boxes containing an extensive collection of mid 20th century onwards tea and other cards (in excess of 150 sets), including Junior Service Suite Cigarettes, 1954 Modern Aircraft Series, Brooke Bond Tea 1974 The Our Other World Series, etc
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 762
An extensive collection of early 20th century cigarette cards (in excess of 90 complete sets), mixed brands including Ogdens Optical Illusions 1925, R J Lea Chairman cigarettes 1913 Old Pottery and Porcelain series, State Express 33 Luxury cigarettes 1934 Famous Film Star Series, WA & A C Churchman 1939 Kings of Speed series and Boxing Personalities Series, etc
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 763
Two boxes containing a large quantity of mixed cigarette and trade cards (in excess of 150 complete sets) and including WD & HO Wills 1935 Association of footballers series, John Player & Sons 1937 Motor Cars series, John Player & Sons 1916 Cries of London series, John Player & Sons Film Stars (3rd series), etc
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 764
A collection of deeds including Agreements, Abstract of Titles, Conveyances, Mortgage, Indentures, many on vellum dating mainly from the 1800s but also including one at 1747 and some in the 1900's , together with further other paperwork, death certificates, etc (in excess of 50 items)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 765
A mixed collection of items including a number of vintage fabric sample books, a French car game, Jeu De Societe, chocolate wrapping papers, vintage French wall posters, etc
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 766
Richter's Anchor Books (Stone Building Boxes) in the original box with instructions, together with three vintage board games and three green 'Rolycups' complete with original packaging
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 767
A collection of three albums containing British Topographical postcards together with a shoe box containing further quantity of mixed loose postcards
Sold for:   £50
Lot 768
Two boxes containing a large quantity of OS Maps
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 769
Withdrawn
  
Lot 770
A collection of five vintage motor racing posters to include The Return of Power, Brands Hatch, RAC British Grand Prix 1966, Formula One Race of Champions, Brands Hatch 17 March Noon, B.O.A.C World Championship Sports Car Race 1967, Brands Hatch, Silverstone International Trophy, 1966, and British Grand Prix Brands Hatch July 1968
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £280
Lot 771
Twenty one folders containing an extensive collection of publicity, studio and still pictures, produced by various film studios, including MGM/UA, Paramount, 20th Century Fox, Columbia, etc, together with a box of similar pictures

The vendor advises these were the private collection of a film camera man who worked for major film studios
Estimate:  £200 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 772
A collection of five motor sport posters to include 24 Heures Du Mans, 18 et 19 June 1966, East African Safari 1965, Lombard RAC Raleigh November 1986, etc
Estimate:  £40 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 773
Five boxes containing a wide ranging and good quality collection of mixed classical music LPs
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 774
The Handbook of the Birds of Europe and the Middle East and North Africa in nine volumes published by the RSPB, Oxford University Press 1977
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 775
G F Handel, Messiah edited by Ebenezer Prout - Full Score, published by Novello & Co London
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 776
The Invasion of the Crimea by A W Kinglake (6th Edition/New Edition) in 8 volumes
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 777
A quantity of Antiquarian and other books including four volumes of Paley's, Fox's Martyrs, The Visions of Dom, Francisco D'Quevedo Villegas printed in London 1750, etc
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 778
A quantity of mostly leather bound poetry and classic literature books - Dickens, Dante, Milton, etc
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 779
A miscellaneous collection of leather bound and other books including four volumes of Robertson's Charles V, The Adventures of Gil Blas of Santillane in four volumes, Balzac, etc
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 780
Charles O'Malley The Irish Dragoon by Harry Lorrequer with illustrations by Phiz published in two volumes, Dublin 1841, The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer published Dublin 1839, etc
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 782
A Book of Nursery Rhymes illustrated by Francis D Bedford published by Methuen & Company, London 1897
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 783
A copy of The Union Steam Ship Company Limited, The Land of Gold, Diamonds and Ivory, The Comprehensive Handbook and Guide to the Colonies, States and Republics of South East Africa, by JF Ingram, printed by WB Wittingham & Co London, dated 1890s
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 784
A mixed collection of books including Seven Pillars of Wisdom T E Lawrence, Popular Handbook of Indian Birds by H Whistler, Sketches On Service During The Indian Frontier Campaigns of 1897 Major E A Hobday, etc
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £320
Lot 785
A 19th century family bible together with a small collection of books including five volumes of The War, four volumes of Familiar Wild Flowers, etc
Sold for:   £55
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