Collectors Items, including Great War Crested China & Period Costume | 26 February 2013
Bust of Sir John D.P.
Sold for £320
Bust of Sir John D.P. French, unmarked, on square glazed base, impressed to rear 'By W.C. Lawton Sculpt', (Arms of General Sir John French), 155mm high.
Bust of The Rt Hon W.S. Churchill, unmarked, on square glazed base, impressed to rear 'W.C. Lawton Sculpt Copyright Sept 1914', (Arms and flags of our allies), inscribed to rear 'Be Briton Still To Britain True, Among Oursel's United, For Never But By British Hands, Maun British Wrangs Be Righted', 160mm high.
Bust of Admiral Sir David Beatty by Patriotic China, on round glazed base, impressed to rear 'W.H. Cooper', (To Victory), 150mm high.
Bust of Field Marshal Earl Kitchener by Shelley China, on square glazed base, impressed 'Field Marshal Earl Kitchener, Secretary of State for War', 115mm high. (4)
No obvious signs of damage or restoration. Some light wear to gilding.
Tuesday 26 February 2013, 10.00am
Bristol Auction Rooms
St. John's Place
23rd February 9.30am – 1.00pm
25th February 9.30am - 6.00pm
Morning of sale from 9.00am