A good continental 19th Century miniature / cabinet long case clock, the marquetry inlaid case, gilt metal mounted and housing a later alarm function movement, striking on two gongs, the face with moon phase (43.5cm).
A Kronach Dresden porcelain enamelled bombÃ© cushion form trinket pot, having classical Roman decoration with winged putti and chariot, and gilt metal (probably silver gilt) mounts, the base with Zeus upon a couch (3.5 x 8.5 x 5.3cm).
A Doulton Lambeth, circa 1900, Minnie Webb design Aesthetic Movement vase, study of seven elegant ladies in bodice dresses, of greens and shades of blue/purple in the style of Mucha, bears painted marks (35cm high). The letters from Vincent Van Gogh to Emile Bernard are a superb resource for information on the artist's work undertaken in Arles.
A very fine 19th Century French ormolu and champlevÃ© mantel clock, surmounted by an urn, with facial masks to the corners and raised on hoof feet, the movement signed Ed. Barbedienne (height 32cm, 31.5cm max width, 17cm max depth, bowl diameter 15.5cm, dial 9cm diameter). After Sir Anthony van Dyck, oil on panel, circa 17th Century, Charles II as Prince of Wales in amour, aged seven: a fine, near contemporary copy, probably continental, with collector stamps verso (15Â¼ x 12Â¼), unframed.
Emile Bernard (1868-1941, France), Le Jardin des Olives, softground etching (13Â½ x 9Â¾), pencil signed lower right and further inscribed and dated 1895. Joseph Henry Sharp (1859-1953), Portrait of a Native American Indian, smoking a peace pipe, oil on canvas, signed lower right (20 x 16).
J H Sharp was one of the founders of the Taos Society of Artists.
A 19th Century Berlin porcelain cabinet plate, with central panel painted with view as per legend on reverse, 'Ansicht von Frankfurth an der Oder mit dem Monument des Prinzen Leopold', within gilt border (24.5cm).
A very fine 19th Century Berlin porcelain cabinet plate, the centre panel painted en grisaille with, according to legend verso, 'Konigl Schloss zu Kopenick', within light brown, green and gilt border (24.5cm).
A late 19th Century Austrian porcelain 'Vienna' twin handled cabinet cup, saucer and cover, central panel, painted according to legend underneath cup 'Vue du chateau ruinÃ© de Rauhenstein prÃ©s de Baaden' (16.5cm high). 18.8cm, cup 8cm diameter base, 12cm high w/o lid; overall 17cm high with lid).
A fine late 19th SÃ¨vres style oversized twin handled cabinet cup, probably Minton, trembleuse saucer and cover, dark blue ground and panels painted with putti within jewelled borders, bears SÃ¨vres type mark (saucer base diam. A good large early 19th Century Louis XVI style gilt wood cartel type wall clock, the case with carved eagle surmount, with verge escapement, the silvered dial signed: Jn Harmsworth (dial 27cm, overall height 94cm).
The sitter in this work can also be seen in The War Bonnet Maker, circa 1930. Russell Flint (1880-1969), British School, odalisque, erotic study of a sleeping nude, artist's proof info.