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The Oxford Library Sale
Live
Venue address
Bocardo House
24A St Michael's Street
Oxford
OX1 2EB
United Kingdom
The Oxford Library Sale

Including Works of Art, Antique Furniture, Rugs and Antiquarian & Modern Books

Auction dates
Sep 22, 2021 11:00 AM BST
Lots: 1 - 531
Viewing dates
Sep 18, 2021 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM BST
Sep 20, 2021 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM BST
Sep 21, 2021 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM BST
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Buyer's premium
30 % (inc. Sales tax)
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A 19th century marble bust of a young girl, with curled hair, 28cm high, on ebonised socle base
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100 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A pair of 19th century blue glazed porcelain busts, of babies, on gilt heightened socle bases,
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50 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading After Fernando de Luca, a bronze figure of a winged cherub holding a dolphin and companion figure of
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A vintage enamel For Sale sign, for E.J. Brooks & Son, Oxford, 56 x 43cm
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50 - 70 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Continental school (19th century) Two pipe smokers in a tavern interior, watercolour, 16 x 12.5cm;
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40 - 60 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Indian school A group of figures by a waterfall before a building, watercolour with body-colour
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Indian school Figures meeting around a raised dais, watercolour and body-colour, within gilt
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (19th century) - a miniature portrait of a young lady, with long blond hair and white
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80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A 19th century clock automaton picture, depicting a group of figures including a milkmaid and cow
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A 19th century clock automaton picture, depicting a group of figures at a garden table, with distant
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600 - 800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Stereograph viewer by Underwood & Underwood, together with a large quantity of photo stereoview
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30 - 50 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An Italian bronze bust of a young girl, by Lagana Foundry, Naples after Giuseppe Renda, mounted upon
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150 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading After Vassily Yakovlevitch Gratchev (1831-1905) - A Russian bronze equestrian figure group 'Farewell
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1,000 - 1,500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading After A Gaudez (French late 19th century) 'Faucheur', a bronze figure of a labourer with scythe,
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100 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Russian cast iron animalier group, depicting a pointer and retriever flushing a game bird, Kashi
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading After Auguste Moreau - A filled bronze figure of a boy poacher, carrying his catch and wearing hat
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A late 17th Century Italian gilt bronze mount, in the form of a putti with hippocampus tail and
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800 - 1,200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An Italian,Tuscan possibly late 15th Century marble portrait bust of a young child, with
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3,000 - 4,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A 17th Century Franco-Flemish bronze figure of an elephant, 18cm wide
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1,800 - 2,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A large 19th century Middle Eastern oil painting depicting a battle scene with graphic detail and
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100 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A 19th century straw work picture of Windsor Castle with boats on the Thames in three dimensional
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30 - 50 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An Antique bronze bust of a young boy, after Francois Duquesnoy (1597 - 1643). 22.5cm high
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A commemorative Nasa Apollo II pennant, signed by Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins,
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300 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A white ceramic bust of a French nobleman with robes on a blue lustre plinth, crossed forks mark,
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150 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An old Greek Orthodox Icon depicting Sts Cosmos and Damian on panel, 13.2 x 9cm in a three
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150 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A panoramic framed photograph view of Cape Town c1900, four images glued down and framed, 112 x
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80 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A 19th century Continental carved ivory Corpus Christi mounted on a wooden cross, cracks and losses,
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50 - 100 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An old Greek olive wood circular 'chopping board' icon depicting Christ and the Twelve Apostles,
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A metal copy of a 17th century bronze Buddha head, 19cm high on plinth and another smaller, 11.5cm
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40 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Roman carved bone lion mask, possibly a sword mount said to be 2nd C.A.D., 5cm diameter
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150 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A 19th Century French gilt bronze figure after the Antique Euterpe, on a red marble base, 32cm high
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An Early Netherlands / Belgium carved stone plaque depicting Christ, 49 x 37cm
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A 16th Century Flemish bronze table bell, with carved figures of saints and latin words 'SIT NOMEN
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A pair of French bronze dancing figures 'Gaiete and Modestie', each on a labelled and ebonised
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70 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Venot Cyprien François (1808-1886) A pair of bronze and gilt bronze groups depicting boys stealing
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600 - 800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A 19th century French bronze group of two children catching a duck with overturned ewer, signed
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250 - 350 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An early Celtic large stone mace head on stand, collected Dumfries, Solway Firth, 27cm high
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A bronze figure of a seated greyhound with 'collar', 21cm long
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50 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Continental miniature bronze figure of a violinist with top hat, 8cm high on marble plinth
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50 - 100 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A pair of 19th century French pressed bronzed metal plaques depicting figures in a formal garden and
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Victorian oak and brass mounted vestibule letterbox with hinged lid and rack, 35.5cm wide x 40cm
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100 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A French bronze head and shoulders bust of a boy with peaked cap signed M Martin, 19cm high
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70 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A group of five contemporary African carved stone sculptures, mainly head studies, with
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80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An early 16th century English carved oak plaque depicting monks, one head missing, 31cm high
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An antique Italian solid bronze cast of a prowling lion, solid cast with base, 11cm long
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A antique French/Italian school bronze figure of a seated cupid, 21cm high
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600 - 800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A early English carved limestone figure of a saint, carved halo with hand together in robes, 68cm
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Emile Bouquet after Giovanni Antonio Bazzi The Ecstacy of St Catherine of Siena, extensively
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50 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A 19th century gilt bronze figure, of a classical robed male with a flute, standing upon opaque blue
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60 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading After Joseph-Pierre Chinard (French, 1756-1813), Bust of Madame Recamier, 37cm high
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80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading George IV 1821, Coronation coin with laureate head, the reverse depicting the King Enthroned,
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50 - 100 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading William Evans of Eton (1798-1877) Stick figures dancing, pen and inks, inscribed 'W Evans' on
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80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School 'Tesselated pavement at Aldborough (sic) - Sept. 13 1799', pen, ink and grey
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30 - 50 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading After the Antique, a composition head of a woman on plinth, 29cm high
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30 - 50 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading After Sir Alfred Munnings - The Start, Newmarket 1951, 46 x 66cm, framed
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Defoe (Daniel) 'A New Voyage Round the World by a Course Never Failed Before'. Illustrated with
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50 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Platonis Opera Omnia, classical Greek text. Caroli Tauchnitii, Leipzig 1850. Full tree calf with
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50 - 100 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Culpeper (Nicholas) The Complete Herbal. New Edition. Thomas Kelly, London 1840 with portrait
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150 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading COOK (James, Captain) (1728-1779) after WEBBER (John) (1751-1793)An album containing sixty
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4,000 - 6,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Kipling (Rudyard) English Writer (1865-1936) Signature in black ink on paper
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30 - 50 GBP