12 top lots | Hansons' July Fine Art Auction - chosen by Isabel Murtough

Posted on 16/06/2021 in Press Coverage

Dazzling finds abound in our July 1 Summer Fine Art & Antiques Auction including a glittering diamond tiara and Oriental treasures. The sale includes Silver, Jewellery, Watches, Asian Ceramics and Works of Art, Ceramics, Glass, Paintings, Furniture. Here, Head of Fine Art Isabel Murtough highlights 11 of the finest lots coming up for auction.

1: Hitchens, Ivon (British) (1893-1979), woodland landscape, impasto oils on canvas, signed and dated 1934. £20,000 - £30,000

2: A diamond metamorphic necklace/tiara, total diamond weight approximately 9.91carats. £5,000 - £7,000

3: A diamond solitaire 18ct gold ring, the round brilliant-cut diamond weighing approx 3.07 carats. £5,000 - £6,000

4: A 17th Century Commonwealth silver Puritan spoon, plain bowl and tapering stem, incised to reserve of stem with prick dot lettering 'SG', hallmarked by Stephen Venables, London, 1649. £1,500-£2,000

5: Sir Jacob Epstein (British, 1880-1959) Portrait of a Young Boy, bronze, signed. £1,500 - £2,000

6: A Canton enamel rectangular censer, Qianlong mark. £1,500 - £2,000

7: Soo Pieng, Cheong (Singaporean) (1917-1983), abstract composition in colour, oils on board, signed and dated 1960. £1,000 - £1,500

8: A pair of Chinese Qing period yellow ground garden seats. £800 - £1,200

9: An Edwardian aquamarine and 15ct gold necklace. £900 -£1,200

10: A matched set of six Queen Anne silver dog nose table spoons, Britannia Standard, London, 1709. £800-£1200

11: A Baccarat millefiori paperweight, set with multiple canes including four Gridel silhouettes of a monkey, horse, goat and dog, dated 1848. £400-£600

12: Terence Storey P.P.R.S.M.A., F.R.S.A (British 1923-2019), On The River Orwell, oil on canvas, signed. Part of a single-owner collection of the Derbyshire artist's work. £300-£500

All items featured are in Hansons' Derbyshire Fine Art Auction, July 1, 10.30am. Live webcast from Etwall Auction Centre, Derbyshire. View the catalogue and bid at:

Entries invited for Hansons' Autumn Fine Art Auction

Entries are invited for our forthcoming Autumn Fine Art & Antique Auction on September 23, 2021. The sale will include paintings by Kyffin Williams. To arrange a free valuation, contact Isabel Murtough, Head of Fine Art at Etwall: [email protected]