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This watercolour and pencil work by the post-impressionist English landscape painter Stanley Royle (1888-1961) will go under the hammer at Yorkshire saleroom Hartleys on September 6 in Ilkley.

Feeding Chickens measures 15 x 22in (38 x 53cm) and comes from a private source.

Estimate £1200-1500.


Mullock’s auction of football and rugby memorabilia will take place in Ludlow on August 31.

Among the highlights is this 13 x 9in (34 x 24cm) advertising poster or flyer for a 1929 match between Valencia CF and England.

The fixture was played at Mestalla Stadium in Valencia on April 15.

Two weeks later, England lost 4-3 to Spain – the first time they were defeated on foreign soil (after 24 games unbeaten).

Estimate £650-850.

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This pair of early 19th century Staffordshire pearlware lions is among the leading lots of Paul Beighton Auctioneers’ August 19 auction in Thurcroft, South Yorkshire.

The Ralph Wood-type figures, each measuring 9in (23.5cm) wide, are decorated in coloured enamels and raised on plinths.

Estimate £800-1200.

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On August 19, Mander Auctions of Newton Green in Sudbury, Suffolk, will offer this landscape with sheep by Victorian painter Charles Jones (1836-92).

A regular exhibitor at the Royal Academy from 1860-91, the artist is often referred to as Charles ‘Sheep’ Jones, due to his frequent portrayal of the livestock.

The 16½in x 2ft 5in (42 x 74cm) oil on canvas is estimated at £800-1200.

manderauctions.co.uk or see this item on thesaleroom.com