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Sale

Fine British and European Sculpture

22 November 2018 | 10:30am

Please note that from 8th November 2018 buyer’s premium will be charged per lot at 25% of the hammer price (30% inc. VAT) up to and including £500,000; 20% (24% inc. VAT) of the hammer price from £500,001 up to and including £1,000,000, and 12% of the hammer price (14.4% inc. VAT) in excess of £1,000,001.

Following the highly successful June auction at Dreweatts, the second sale to be purely dedicated to fine Sculpture will include some extremely desirable pieces. From Egyptian antiquities, through Mediaeval Venetian Gothic and the Tuscan Renaissance, and finishing with works by highly regarded modern British and European sculptors.

There are ravishing, arresting and soulful works in carved wood, terracotta, marble, iron, bronze and acrylic amongst other materials, all of which have been brought together as a curated and fully researched catalogue group, and which will be laid out for viewing in Donnington Priory’s fine reception rooms.

  • Location
    Donnington Priory
    Oxford Road
    Donnington
    Newbury
    Berkshire RG14 2JE
  • Contact
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Estimate

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A sculpted Istrian limestone heraldic lion

Lot 1

A sculpted Istrian limestone heraldic lion

Estimate £8000 - £12000 + fees

Sold Price £7800

A painted terracotta bust of a maiden

Lot 6

A painted terracotta bust of a maiden

Estimate £8000 - £12000 + fees

Sold Price £5000

After Giambologna

Lot 11

After Giambologna

Estimate £300 - £500 + fees

Sold Price £300

After Giambologna

Lot 12

After Giambologna

Estimate £400 - £600 + fees

Sold Price £850

A pair of substantial sculpted oak terms

Lot 13

A pair of substantial sculpted oak terms

Estimate £200 - £300 + fees

Sold Price £180

A set of four carved and stained oak terms

Lot 15

A set of four carved and stained oak terms

Estimate £200 - £300 + fees

Sold Price £350

A pair of Italian carved and giltwood altar sticks

Lot 16

A pair of Italian carved and giltwood altar sticks

Estimate £300 - £500 + fees

Sold Price £550

A painted plaster and marble topped pedestal

Lot 18

A painted plaster and marble topped pedestal

Estimate £200 - £300 + fees

Sold Price £220

Circle of Augustin Pajou

Lot 19

Circle of Augustin Pajou

Estimate £1000 - £1500 + fees

After Jean-Antoine Houdon

Lot 21

After Jean-Antoine Houdon

Estimate £1000 - £1500 + fees

After Claude Michel

Lot 24

After Claude Michel

Estimate £2000 - £3000 + fees

After Giovanni Bonazza

Lot 25

After Giovanni Bonazza

Estimate £1500 - £2000 + fees