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Lots: 613-665 of 878
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Lot 613
John Miers, William Whateley, a late-18th century oval silhouette portrait painted on plaster, inscribed William Whateley, Died July 14th 1828 verso, 9.5 x 6.5cm in oval ebonised moulded wood frame, 14 x 12cm overall, [No.1330, British Silhouette Artists and Their Work 1760 - 1860 by Sue McKechnie], (cracked) and another, sitter unknown, a silhouette portrait of a gentleman, 9 x 7cm, in gilt wood frame, 12.5 x 7cm, (cracked), (2).

Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 614
John Miers (1758-1821), John Shore, Lord Teignmouth, Governor General of India, a late 18th century oval portrait silhouette, the sitter wearing a ruff, his hair tied with a ribbon, painted on plaster, artist's label verso, 8.5 x 7cm, in gilt and black painted convex glass within ebonised oval frame, 19 x 15cm, (cracked).
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 615
Bradshaw, Captain Henry Edwards, an early 19th century oval cut silhouette embellished with bronze and gum arabic, inscribed Capt Edwards to his dear sister Eloise verso, 7.5 x 5.7cm in metal bezel within black wood rectangular frame with gilt acorn hanger, 13.2 x 10.4cm, [No.298, British Silhouette Artists and Their Work 1760 - 1860 by Sue McKechnie]

Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 616
Major Brackenbury - now Sir G Brackenbury of Skendlebury, 1832, an early 19th century rectangular silhouette portrait painted in black and grey with bronze detail, 9 x 7.2cm in white metal bezel and ebony rectangular frame with acorn hanger, 15.5 x 10.5cm overall.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 617
William James Hubard (?1809-1862) The Rev Hugh Macbean, a cut rectangular silhouette portrait, inscribed The Rev Hugh Macbean, Ardlach, Nairn, with artist's label, Cut with common scissors By that singular gifted Little Boy master Hubard without Drawing or Machine, verso, 9 x 6.5cm in ebonised wood frame, 12.5 x 10cm overall, and another, a cut silhouette of a young boy with Hubard Gallery label verso, 9 x 6.5cm in ebonised wood frame, 12 x 9cm, (2).
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 618
William James Hubard (?1809-1862)T Bromhead Butt, a pair of cut silhouettes, with and without a top hat, labelled verso T Bromhead Butt, Age 19, July 1841, 10 x 7.4cm in gilt and ebonised rectangular frames, 15 x 12.7cm overall.
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 619
Hill's Gallery, an early-19th century cut silhouette of an unknown gentleman, with bronze embellishment, stencilled Mr Hill's Exhibition verso, oval, 9 x 7.2cm, in papier-mâché frame, 16 x 13cm overall. [No.462, British Silhouette Artists and Their Work 1760 - 1860 by Sue McKechnie].
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 620
Francis Torond, John and Arthur Shakespeare, two late 18th century painted oval silhouette portraits of gentlemen, possible father and son, each with ruff, one inscribed Mr John [crossed out] Arthur Shakespeare the other with collection label verso, oval 10 x 704cm, in gilt wood oval frames, 15 x 12.5cm and 14 x 11cm, [No.s 924 & 925, British Silhouette Artists and Their Work 1760 - 1860 by Sue McKechnie], (2).

Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 621
An early-19th century painted silhouette portrait of a lady, circa 1820's, painted in black with bronze embellishment, oval, 7 x 5.6cm in gilt and papier-mâché oval frame with gilt metal flower and ribbon hanger, 10.5 x 8.2cm overall.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 622
H & J Walter, Profilists, London. Mrs Clarke of Bridwell, née Carew, a mid-19th century cut silhouette portrait embellished in bronze, three-quarter length, stamped H & J Profilists, London verso, rectangular, 10 x 6.5cm in painted wood frame, 12.5 x 9.5cm overall.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 623
Sarah Harrington (fl. 1774-c1787) attrib. Augusta Schutz of Oxfordshire, a hollow-cut silhouette portrait, oval 9.5 x 7.5, in oval wood frame, 13 x 11cm, [No. 47 in Silhouette, The Art of Shadow by Emma Rutherford] and a painted silhouette portrait of an unknown woman, early 19th century, oval, 7.5 x 6cm in rectangular wood frame, 13 x 10.5cm overall, (2).
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 624
Frith, Royal Victoria Gallery (after 1837-c1854), Archibald Edmonstone Craig, a mid-19th century painted full length silhouette portrait of a young boy standing, holding a book, three-quarter facing with head turned to show profile in black and shades of bronze, the back and fore ground in sepia, signed Frith and dated 1840, labelled verso, Archibald Edmonstone Craig, b.1840, 23 x 15cm within gilt slip and maple frame, 30 x 22cm overall.
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 625
N Phelps (attrib.) A late-18th century painted silhouette portrait of a gentleman in black and shades of grey, inscribed verso, N Phelps, 1788, with paper label inscribed G W Bain and collection labels for the Nevill Jackson collection and Christie collection (Nov 1941, no,49) oval, 10 x 7.5cm in gilt metal and wood frame, 13 x 10.5cm overall.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 626
A late-18th century silhouette painted on convex glass in black of a young naval officer, possibly John Wear RN, indistinctly inscribed in pencil John Wear Lt RN, killed at Cayenne verso, 8 x 6.6cm in gilt metal bezel within papier mâché frame with gilt metal leaf hanger, 13.7 x 10.7cm (paint lifting from glass) and an early 19th century silhouette painted on glass of a young woman, 7.5 x 6cm, (2).
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 627
Thomas Pole (1753 - 1829) Elizabeth Cadbury. Painted silhouette within sepia landscape with memorial urn and personal mementos, to be engraved as an obituary print, framers' label inscribed in pencil Wife of Richard Tappen Cadbury 1768 - 1851, (née Head) verso, 25 x 18cm in burr walnut frame, 30 x 23cm overall. [no.86 Silhouette, The Art of Shadow by Emma Rutherford].
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 628
Mrs Broadhead of Portland Place. A late 18th century painted silhouette of a lady in a large feather-trimmed hat, inscribed with sitter's name below, label verso identifying sitter and inscribed Sue McK Colln no.177 late 18th Century, rectangular, 9.5 x 7.5cm in wood frame, 13 x 10.5cm overall.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 629
Mrs Isabella Beetham (c1753-1825) A painted oval silhouette of an unknown gentleman, trade label Profiles in Miniature by Mrs Beetham, No.7 Fleet Street verso, 9.5 x 7cm in black wood frame, 14.5 x 12cm overall. [No.s 147 and 149 in Silhouette, The Art of Shadow by Emma Rutherford].

Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 630
H & J Walter (fl. c1848-1853) James Combs (born 1779) and a companion, a pair of cut full length silhouettes with bronze embellishment, the former inscribed James Combs Born 1779 on board verso, the other bearing H & J Walter Profilists, London stamp verso, both rectangular, 24 x 17cm, in plain wood frames, 32 x 25 cm overall, (2). [no. 149 (James Combs only) British Silhouette Artists and Their Work 1760-1860, Sue McKechnie].
Estimate:  £100 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 631
A pair of mid-19th century cut silhouettes embellished with white and bronze, in rectangular maple frames with gilt slips, 13 x 8.5cm, 21.5 x 17cm overall, (2).
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 632
A small early 19th century painted silhouette inscribed Daddy Dyer, Comedian, Exeter, 7 x 7cm within maple frame with gilt slip, 21 x 19cm overall, and an early 19th century full length cut silhouette of Archdeacon Butler with coat of arms, 27.5 x 17cm, in maple frame with gilt slip, 35 x 24cm overall, (2).
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 633
Augustin Amant Constant Fidèle Edouart, French (1789-1861) Gustavus, 8th Viscount Boyne, a cut silhouette on watercolour background of an interior, signed Augn Edouart fecit 1837 with label verso, Gustavus, 8th viscount Boyne, Aged 7 years, 26 x 17cm.
Estimate:  £150 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 634
Manners (W H ?) An early-19th century painted silhouette on card of a gentleman, partial trade label for Manners verso and card indistinctly-inscribed Great Uncle Hayden Ald***, 7 x 5.5cm in black rectangular frame with gilt metal rose hanger, 12.4 x 10.5cm overall.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 635
A hollow cut silhouette of a young boy, inscribed Nicholas Cheminant (?) in reeded wood frame, 18 x 17cm overall, a similarly-framed hollow-cut silhouette inscribed Catherine Jane Richardson, 16.5 x 14cm, a hollow cut silhouette inscribed Sarah Sherman, 9 x 7.5cm in black frame with gilt metal acorn hanger, 17 x 15.5cm, a small cut silhouette, possibly by G A O'Driscoll of Katherine Elizabeth Murray, 14.5 x 10cm and an unframed cut and over-painted mid-Victorian silhouette of a young lady, 8.5 x 5.75cm oval, (5).
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 636
Three 19th century painted silhouettes of two boys and a young man, on card, all approx. 7 x 5.5cm, in black frames with gilt metal hangers, 13 x 11cm (x2) and 14.5 x 12.5cm and a hollow-cut silhouette of a man, in oval frame, 12 x 10cm, (4).
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 637
Hubert Leslie, six cut silhouettes: two full lengths, Gertrude Lawrence and Anita Loos, and four bust lengths: Evelyn Laye, Tallulah Bankhead, Maurice Baring and E V Lucas, (6).
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 638
Forty-two cut silhouettes on card by: Leon, Huardel Bly, Handrup, Harry & Angele Nolden, Arthur Forrester, mainly 1920's-1930's and other earlier silhouettes, approx 70 in total.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 639
Seventeen silhouette trade cards for Chocolat Guérin-Boutron, "Si Vous Rèvez...." and thirty-one silhouette postcards.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 640
A Handrup full-length cut silhouette of G F Brown, Bishop of Bristol c1910, framed, 39.5 x 17cm overall, a pair of cut full length silhouettes by Baron Scotford, London, husband and wife, dated 1934, unframed, 34 x 10.5cm and a pair of cut silhouettes, possibly father and son, dated 1920, framed ovals, 17 x 13.5cm, (5).
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 641
Amies Milner, a military caricature Col Gethins (?) DSO, pencil with uniform and cap outlined in ink, heightened with watercolour, signed and dated 1923, 18 x 11cm.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 645
Pierre Montier, 'Carte D'Artois Et Des Environs a L'usage Le Monseigneur Le Duc De Bourgogne'. a hand-coloured map, 50.5 x 60.5cm, together with a book plate titled The Road from London to Chichester, with a map of Surrey by Bowen, 19 x 12cm, (2).
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 646
J Carey, A Map of Devonshire From the best Authorities, a hand-coloured map, watermark for 1804, 44 x 50cm; and another, A Map of Devonshire Engraved from an Actual Survey with Improvements, Harwood (?), hand-coloured engraving dated 1789, 40 x 49cm, (staining).
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 647
Emanuel Bowen, A Correct Map of the South East Part of Germany Including the Electorate of Bavaria....., hand-coloured map for Mr Tyndal's continuation of Mr Rapine's History, circa 1770, 36 x 42.5cm and another copy of the same map, (2).
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 648
Owen Bowen, The Road from Bristol to Exeter, Devonshire, hand-coloured engraved book plate, another, together with three uncoloured examples; T Kitchin, Devonshire Drawn from the Best Surveys....., hand-coloured book plate, circa 1750 and other Devon strip road maps.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 649
Owen Bowen, a collection of six hand-coloured road maps, including Tinmouth to Carlisle, London to Kings Lynn, Huntingdon to Ipswich, Hereford to Leicester, Bristol to Weymouth and Oxford to Coventry, circa 1720. various sizes.
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 650
A 17th century hand-coloured engraved mileage chart, Berkshire, 18.5 x 14.5cm and others: Kent, Hampshire, and Suffolke, together with two earlier Thomas Jenner mileage charts, Lancashire and Staffordshire, 16.5 x 11cm, (6).
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 651
John Seller, five small hand-coloured maps of English counties, 12.5 x 15cm, mainly late-18th century; Emanuel Bowen, Cumberland Divided into Wards, 1762, 20.5 x 18.5cm and five others, (11).
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 652
John Carey, Cornwall, hand-coloured map with a vignette of the Scilly Isles, 1787, 23 x 27.5cm, three others, similar and a later hand-coloured book plate map of Cornwall with Edystone lighthouse vignette, with hand-written label, Very scarce first edition before adding the coat of arms, circa 1835, (5).
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 653
A collection of world atlas maps, mainly 19th century including: Keith Johnston, Australia; C Smith, Egypt; S Hall, Asia, Chile, La Plata and Part of Bolivia, Africa and others, (9).
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 654
A collection of Rapkin and other 19th century hand-coloured maps of European countries, together with Turkey, the Baltic Sea, The Crimea, (21).
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 655
C J J Greenwood & Co, "Map of the South East circuit of the Principality of Wales, Comprising the Counties of Glamorgan, Brecon and Radnor from an Actual Survey", 1826 & 1827, pub: January 26th 1831, with vignette of Llanduff Cathedral, 63 x 72cm, centre fold.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 656
Property of a Collector, now deceased.

Blaeu (Johannes) "Devonia Vulgo Devonshire", circa 1645, hand-coloured map, 39 x 50cm, double-sided.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 657
Bowen (Emanuel), "An Accurate Map of Devonshire, Divided into its Hundreds", Bowles & Sayers, hand-coloured map with vignette and plan of Plymouth, 53 x 66cm, together with C & J Greenwood, "The County of Devon from an Actual Survey", 1825/26, dated July 4th 1829, hand-coloured map with vignette of Exeter Cathedral, 61 x 69cm, minor marks and mould patches, (2).
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 658
Morden (Robert), "Devonshire", hand-coloured map, 1695, 36 x 41.4cm.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 659
Jansson (Jan), "Devonia Descriptio, The Description of Devonshire", 1644 or later, hand-coloured map, 40 x 51cm, pub: P Schenk & G Valk.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 660
Jansson (Jan), "Devonia Descriptio, The Description of Devonshire", hand-coloured map, 38 x 49cm.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 661
Cary (John), "A Map of Devonshire from the Best Authorities", uncoloured map, 43 x 48cm, undated, 1789(?) and Moll (Herman), Devonshire, hand-coloured map, 21 x 32cm, (2).
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 662
A Geological Map of Devonshire, hand-coloured map, pub: Stamford, 1880 or later, J Archer, Devonshire, monochrome map, 19 x 23.5cm, (2).
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 663
Donn (Benjamin), "A Map of the County of Devon with the City & County of Exeter, Delineated from an Actual Survey by Benjamin Donn, engraved by Thos Jeffreys, Geographer to His Majesty, 1765", hand-coloured map, inset town plans, compass rose, Lundy and title cartouche, 180 x 186, deconstructed in twelve linen-backed sheets.
Estimate:  £500 - 700 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 664
T L Murray, "Devonshire", hand-coloured map, 36 x 46, Weller (Edward), "Devonshire, South Division", hand-coloured map, 31 x 45cm and three other hand-coloured maps of Devon, (5).
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 665
Pine (J), "A Plott of All the Coast of Cornwall and Devonshire as they were to be Fortified in 1588 against the Landing of any Enemy", uncoloured, engraved map, engraved and published by J Pine, March 25th, 1740 according to Act of Parliament, decorative cartouche and engraved scrolling frame, 41 x 67.5cm.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
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