March Art and Antique Auction

Auction Details

Including vintage fishing reels, decoy ducks, bronze figurines, ivory card case, Georgian treen nutmeg grater, cast iron fireback, ivory, tea caddies, jewellery boxes, old naval uniform, old copper measures, Tudric pewter clock, Victorian scales, tea dispenser, bronze paper weights, impressive Pitcairn Island fish, 19thC rosewood spirit level, Rhino horn, corkscrews, taxidermy – Kudu, duck, wallaby, Buller's birds, shotguns, Art glass, Waterford crystal, Maori and Pacific Island artefacts, New Zealand pottery – Luke Adams, Roy Cowan, Frank Carpay, Crown Lynn, Briar Gardner, Chinese jade, famille rose, Hotan jade bowl, Peach Bloom vase, outstanding large ivory Buddha, blue and white ceramics, Japanese Satsuma, ivory netsukes, scholar's rock, Royal Doulton, Carlton Ware, Clarice Cliff, Royal Worcester including Stinton plaque, H. Ayrton, K. Blake, a collection of Moorcroft including a large William Moorcroft Pansy vase, Lladro, a fine pair 19thC Majolica vases, large offering of Victorian and Edwardian jewellery, especially bangles, tribal necklaces, pearls, diamonds, lockets, brooches, cameos, sovereigns, a stunning pair of opal earrings, a 2.80ct. emerald ring, clocks, watches, New Zealand silver items including Peter Woods, Frank Grady, Young & Co., silver cutlery, tea sets, Irish silver, George III wine funnel, six sets silver Art Nouveau buttons, photo frames, Chinese silver, George III sugar basket and marrow scoop, Hamadan, Afghan, Lilihan rugs and runners, a superb Malby's terrestrial Globe on stand, good colonial furniture including a New Zealand woods table by Edna Bees, French country, church doors and windows, chairs, pair of Irish chairs, upholstered furniture, chests, prints and paintings, include Alan Taylor, John Kelly, Irini Vane, John Weeks, Pat Hanly, early Roy Cowan screen print, Thomas Ryan 'Ohinemutu', Jean-Baptiste Armand-Guillaumin, V Van der Weyden, plus many more.

To be included in any of our auctions please phone us on 09 523 1049 or email us at info@cordys.co.nz

 

Auction times
Tue 27th March / 9:00 am – 10:00 pm

Viewing times
Fri 23rd March / 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sun 25th March / 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Mon 26th March / 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Location
180 Great South Rd, Remuera, Auckland

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Auction Highlights

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Lot number 063
A vintage Edison "Standard" cylinder gramophone in original oak cabinet with domed top and handle to lid, with original vintage blue painted horn, metal horn arm supports and various cylinders, working.

Estimate: $775
Price realised: n/a

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Lot number 080
LucieSignoret-Ledieu (1858-1904), gilded bronze sculpture "Nymphe de Diane". Signed, the circular waisted stand with applied plaque bearing title, artist and further detail. H:460mm

Estimate: $2800
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Lot number 120
A 19th Century Naval sword, brass hilt with reeded grip, leather scabbard with brass ends. Length 750mm

Estimate: $225
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Lot number 121
A 19thC Navy Officer's frock jacket, hat, and pants. Gilt mark to the interior Gives Ltd, Old Bond Street, London. The frock and pants in superfine black naval wool with gold braid trim to the short upstanding collar. Replacement buttons

Estimate: $850
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Lot number 130
A good taxidermied Kudu shoulder head mount, the long spiralling horns of length 950mm, ears to attention.

Estimate: $1900
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Lot number 139
A Waterford crystal Lismore pattern decanter, the mallet body with diamond and notch cut decoration, the octagonal stopper with a star decorated top. Height 335mm, acid etched mark.

Estimate: $210
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Lot number 174
A turned kauri lighthouse ornamental lamp raised on a native timber base carved to replicate a rocky outcrop. Some borer. H:410mm

Estimate: $140
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Lot number 288
A large and impressive Lladro porcelain sculpture of a Venetian gondola. Manufacturer's marks, no. 4880 and artist's signatures: J. Ruiz and F. Català, raised on plinth base. 780 x 160 x 375mm

Estimate: $600
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Lot number 294
A Royal Doulton Ltd. Ed. Coronation of QEII figurine. "To Celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the Coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 1983". Signed and numbered 124/2500. H:260mm

Estimate: $550
Price realised: n/a

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Lot number 341
A Royal Worcester two-handled vase, painted by Sedgley with roses, Persian inspired "Hadley" baluster shape with slender neck. Signed, green mark, date code for 1912. H:250mm.

Estimate: $825
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Lot number 375
A pair of Parisian 1960s ceramic figure based table lamps, each depicting a romantic couple seated beneath a tree which forms the lamp stand, one base broken and various damage and losses. H:265mm

Estimate: $200
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Lot number 552
A quality European silver and enamelled RAF card case of rectangular form and fine zig-zag machine engraving under the sky blue enamel. London import marks for 1925. 82 x 53 x 11mm

Estimate: $675
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Lot number 574
Rare NZ silver Scottish buckle brooch by Young & Co., Auckland. Buckle band cast with "VINCERE VEL MORI", (To Conquer or Die). Stamped maker's mark to the reverse "Young & Co., Silver". D:90mm, Weight 67.5gms

Estimate: $1000
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Lot number 584
A Victorian milk jug, baluster shape engraved with foliate decoration and with a seated lioness crest, scroll handles, raised on four foliate feet. London 1837 by Edward, James & William Barnard. H:155mm.

Estimate: $250
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Lot number 643
A rare all silk fine Persian rug, the field with shaped lozenge central medallion entirely decorated with flowers and leaves on gold and cobalt blue ground panels. Finely knotted, all silk construction. 2770 x 1880mm

Estimate: $5750
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Lot number 653
A large modern Tolle Ware bucket, the front painted with a coat of arms in full colour, black ground with gold base and rim, a handle to each side. 480 x 630mm

Estimate: $220
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Lot number 693
A Victorian brass student's kerosene lamp, the reservoir and white glass shade (tiny rim chip) supported on a height adjustable crown and scroll moulded arm. Height adjustable to 950mm

Estimate: $650
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Lot number 705
Alan Taylor, "TeIkaA Maui (The Fish of Maui) North Island", acrylic on canvas, signed, entitled and dated '006 on reverse. 310 x 405mm, framed

Estimate: $300
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Lot number 731
James MacIntosh Madden (1856- 1923), "Mt Cook", oil on board, signed, in gilt moulded frame. 730 x 625mm

Estimate: $650
Price realised: n/a