Thursday 3rd September 2020

John Frederick Herring (Jnr) (1826-1907) British

“Resting the Teams”

Oil on Canvas


16” x 24” (40.5cm x 61cm)

£2,000 – £3,000

Frederick Lord Leighton (1830-1896) British

‘Reclining Female Nude’

Black and White Chalk

Signed and bearing Studio Stamp, and Inscribed on labels on the reverse

6.25” x 11.5” (16cm x 29cm)

Note: This is a Study for ‘Symon and Iphigenia’, Exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1884. This was regarded as his most famous and successful painting.

Exhibited:  “Pre-Raphaelites and Contemporaries”, 1961, JS Maas & Co Ltd, London

Provenance: JS Maas & Co. Ltd, London – Private Collection.

£1,000 – £1,500

Giacomo Guardi (1764-1835) Italian

A Scene on the Grand Canal, Venice, with Santa Maria della Salute, and Figures in Gondolas in the foreground


7.4” x 10.25” (19cm x 26cm)

£2,000 – £3,000

19th Century English School

A Watts Gilt Composition Frame

24” x 20” (61cm x 51cm)

£300 – £500

Padraig MacMiadhachain (1929-2017) Irish

“Ladder to the Wind, Purbeck”

Oil on Board

Signed, and Inscribed and Dated 1990 on the reverse

10” x 8” (25.5cm x 20cm)

£300 – £500

William Anslow Thornley (1857-1935) British

“Rye, Sussex”, an Estuary Scene, with Beached Vessels and Figures Conversing by a Rowing Boat

Oil on Canvas

Signed and Inscribed

10” x 16” (25.5cm x 40.5cm)

and a companion piece, a pair (2)

£1,500 – £2,000

Konstantin Razumov (1974) Russian

“On the Sea Shore”, Young Girls paddling in the Sea, with their Toy Yachts and a Dog by their side

Oil on Canvas

Signed, and Signed and Inscribed on the reverse in Cyrillic

15.25” x 18.5” (38cm x 46cm)

£4,000 – £6,000

Jacob de Wit (c.1695-1754) Dutch

Allegory of Spring, with Putti

En Grisaille, In a Fine Carved Giltwood Frame

7.75” x 9” (19.5cm x 23cm)

and a companion piece, a pair (2)

£2,000 – £3,000

Attributed to Walter Richard Sickert (1860-1942) British

“The Towing Path, Putney”, with Moored Veseels, and Figures on the Path

Oil on Panel, with a Sketch of a Cow on the reverse

Signed, and Inscribed on a label on the reverse and Numbered ’50’

15.75” x 11.5” (40cm x 29cm)

£3,000 – £5,000

Arthur John Elsley (1860-1952) British

‘The Water Trough’, Three Horses at a Water Trough

Mixed Media

Signed and Dated 1877

Oval, 5.5” x 4.4” (14cm x 11cm)

£1,500 – £2,000

Circle of William Powell Frith (1819-1909) British

Portrait of Lady Blanche Craven, later the Countess of Coventry, Head Study, in Riding Attire

Oil Sketch laid on Panel

Inscribed on a label on the reverse

Vignette, 4.5” x 3.75” (11.5cm x 9.5cm)

£1,000 – £1,500

Circle of William Newenham Montague Orpen (1878-1931) Irish

Study of an Elegant Lady, with a coral Necklace, seated on a Table

Oil on Canvas, on a Parisian Stretcher

24” x 19.75” (61cm x 50cm)

£2,000 – £3,000