AUSTRALIAN & HISTORICAL

Live Auction

Sat 27th Nov 2021

Time: 11:00am

ENTRIES INVITED

Following our most successful Australian & Historical auction to date, we are now inviting entries for our much anticipated November Australian auction. 

The May sale saw 91% of lots sold for a remarkable $1,407,000 (IBP). Many lots sold well over the high estimate achieving an overall result of 136% of the pre-auction catalogue estimate.

We would like to hear from you if you are looking to sell your collection or even just a single item. All appraisals are confidential, obligation free and are offered at no cost. Please get in touch to arrange an appointment with one of our knowledgeable specialists.

Australian Silver and Jewellery
Australian Pottery
Paintings & Artworks
Furniture
Clocks and watches
Rare and Fine Australian Wines
Scrimshaw, Maritime and Exploration
Books & Historical Documents
Maps
Important Photographs
General Australiana & Collectables
Convicts and Historic
Goldfields
Postcards
Posters
Military
Tribal Artefacts & Artworks

Illustrated: ex Lot 966 (Detail) Sale: Australian & Historical (A467). Sold for $26,290 (IBP).

Featured Lots

Lot 14

CHRISTIAN LUDWIG QVIST: A stunning pair of Australian silver mounted emu egg urns.
Estimate: $30,000 - $40,000

Sold: $40,630 (IBP)

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Lot 22

An impressive Colonial Australian silver centrepiece epergne with original glass bowl
Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000

Sold: $10,755 (IBP)

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Lot 71

"COOLGARDIE" rare Australian gold miner's brooch.
Estimate: $8,000 - $10,000

Sold: $16,730 (IBP)

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Lot 123

A rare Colonial long case grandfather clock, Australian cedar case, New South Wales origin, circa 1825.
Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000

Sold: $22,705 (IBP)

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Lot 129

BENDIGO POTTERY Colonial coffee pot and cover with bold mottled green, blue and brown glaze, circa 1880
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500

Sold: $8,962 (IBP)

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Lot 167

MARGARET KERR rare Australian pottery vase adorned with gumnuts and leaves, glazed in pink and green
Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500

Sold: $9,560 (IBP)

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Lot 199

KLYTIE PATE green glazed pottery rooster statue.
Estimate: $600 - $800

Sold: $6,572 (IBP)

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Lot 295

WILLIAM HAMILTON (attributed), Colonial library sofa table.
Estimate: $8,000 - $10,000

Sold: $17,925 (IBP)

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Lot 357

CLIVEDEN MANSION hallstand.
Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000

Sold: $15,535 (IBP)

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Lot 451

WEDGWOOD "Australian Flora" rare porcelain slops pail with lid, circa 1880
Estimate: $250 - $350

Sold: $3,824 (IBP)

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Lot 602

A ship's surgeon's kit, an impressive array of surgical implements and tools in original brass bound mahogany case.
Estimate: $600 - $1,000

Sold: $8,962 (IBP)

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Lot 936

A fine Scottish dirk with carved ebony handles set with impressive citrines, in original plush fitted leather case.
Estimate: $800 - $1,200

Sold: $5,736 (IBP)

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Lot 963

JOHN GLOVER (1767 - 1849),
New Settlement - Van Diemen's Land,
Estimate: $4,000 - $5,000

Sold: $32,265 (IBP)

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Lot 994

REBECCA MARTENS (1838-1909),
St. Thomas's, North Shore (Sydney, circa 1875),
watercolour,
Estimate: $600 - $1,000

Sold: $7,170 (IBP)

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Lot 1004

ARTIST UNKNOWN (Australian School, 19th Century),
interior scene,
oil on canvas
Estimate: $600 - $800

Sold: $8,365 (IBP)

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Lot 1278

DOUGLAS MOULE (Australian, active 1920s-30s),
Their Master's Vice,
original watercolour artwork for an advertisement for "Hardy's Tintara Wine Cocktail"
Estimate: $500 - $750

Sold: $6,572 (IBP)

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