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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 set of six George III mahogany dining chairs each with an 'X' frame back, studded and
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300 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A George III mahogany secretaire chest, the secretaire drawer enclosing open shelving and above
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100 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A George III mahogany bureau, the fall enclosing an arrangement of pigeon holes, short and long
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An Edwardian oval mahogany tea tray inlaid with paterae, fan medallion and ribbon tied festoons of
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80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A George III mahogany butler's tray with raised gallery and pierced carrying handles on 'X' frame
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80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A pair of Victorian mahogany fold over top card tables, the tops inlaid with scrolling and flowering
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500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A George III serpentine fronted mahogany chest, the top with a narrow crossband above four graduated
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600 - 800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An early Victorian mahogany reading table, the rectangular hinged top with rounded corners and
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300 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Victorian mahogany pedestal desk, the top with morocco leather inset above one long and eight
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A 19th century Continental elm bonheur du jour, the raised back with a balustrade gallery above
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A George IV rectangular mahogany library table, the top with rounded ends above two frieze drawers
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300 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A French mahogany veneered narrow chest, of four drawers, with marble top, on shaped legs, 42cm
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50 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A late 19th century brass two division magazine rack, with oak base and brass tripod splay legs,
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50 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A George III mahogany secretaire, with fitted interior and panelled as two drawers, with two further
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100 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A pair of early 19th century simulated rosewood parlour chairs, the crestings with scroll and
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80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An early 20th century extending 'D' end dining table, of narrow proportions extending via a handle
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200 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A late 19th century Sorrento ware oval tray, inlaid and stained with a group of musicians within a
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A 19th century Ottoman hardwood and white metal inlaid octagonal occasional table, the top, turned
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600 - 800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A 17th century and later Continental miniature table cabinet, the pair of doors, top and sides all
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500 - 800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A 19th century French Kingwood veneered and inlaid miniature commode chest of three drawers, on
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150 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A 19th century French figured walnut and ebony strung chest, of four long drawers, on bun feet, 90cm
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50 - 100 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An English Medieval Stone Grotesque Fragmentary head, carved weathered limestone mounted on a
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600 - 800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A pair of 16th Century German or south Netherlandish brass candlesticks, turned columns on ball feet
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1,800 - 2,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A 19th century Malachite and gilt bronze rectangular casket, possibly Russian, with well matched
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An Antique Gothic style six branch brass chandelier, surmounted by Madonna and Child, 60cm high
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A late 19th century Japanese Shibyama decorated carved wooden display cabinet with three shelves and
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350 - 450 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading T.E. Lawrence Interest: An old painted pine door from 2 Polstead Road, North Oxford, where the
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800 - 1,200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An early 20th century leather upholstered deep armchair removed from No. 2 Polstead Road, Oxford,
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100 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A matched pair of early 20th century library armchairs upholstered in green leather with rolled
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200 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A matched pair of early 20th century library armchairs upholstered in green leather, one with rolled
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200 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A set of late 19th century oak five tread library steps with tapering pole and clover leaf motif
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A set of late 19th century oak five tread library steps, on ceramic castors, old repairs, 92cm high
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100 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A set of late 19th century oak five tread library steps on ceramic castors, old repairs, 92cm high
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An old Turkey Oushak carpet with repeating blue and green medallion motif on a red ground, 365 x
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Regency mahogany side table with one long drawer with brass knobs and concave undertier, on ring
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A late Victorian walnut frame armchair with turned legs and arm supports upholstered in brown
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Bessarabian Kelim with a central repeating polychrome foliate design on a black ground, 280 x
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A 19th century giltwood three sectional overmantel mirror with fluted pilasters, 109 x 60cm
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50 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An old reproduction serpentine pillar chest of five long drawers with brass handles, bracket feet
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100 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Persian silk Qum mat with central star shaped medallion on a brick red ground, 84 x 57cm
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80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Continental lacquered metal samovar converted to a table lamp with tap and shade, on a circular
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70 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An Oriental ebonized hardwood box, carved fluted shaped sides and the inside lid decorated with
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Two early English carved limestone corbel heads, possibly window arch supports both with open
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600 - 800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Victorian rosewood 'X' frame dressing stool, with needlework upholstered seat, 47cm wide
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50 - 100 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Chinese multi-coloured pictorial rug decorated eight horses within a pastel blue border, 166 x
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100 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A 19th century French gilt bronze and champlêvé enamel easel dressing table mirror, the shaped
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150 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A 19th century brass adjustable book stand, the folding ends with classical arched decoration,
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60 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Kasak polychrome rug with six central hooked medallions within a multiple border, 253 x 156cm
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading After Salvador Dali Venus de Milo with drawers, bronze sculpture on veined marble base, 39cm high
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A George III mahogany, crossbanded and inlaid secretaire bookcase, raised on bracket feet, 110cm x
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300 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Oliver (William) A Practical Dissertation on Bath Waters. A Bell, London 1707. plus Pallet (Peter
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40 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ellis, Havelock, English Physician (1859-1939) 'Psychology of Sex, A Manual for Students'. Heineman,
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40 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A disbound 19th century album containing c.45 designs for stained glass windows and coats of arms,
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50 - 100 GBP