TOP SELLING LOTS
Hansons, Etwall, February 22
Abstract oil on canvas by Cheong Soo Pieng (Singapore, 1917-83), signed and dated 1961, 20in x 2ft (50 x 60cm), with provenance.
Catherine Southon, Selsdon, February 27
Extensive Suffragette archive relating to Isabel Seymour, a secretary for the Women’s Social Political Union.
Transport Auctions, London, February 23
London Transport Gibson ‘long ticket’ machine, serial no 5886, in original condition.
Dawson’s, Maidenhead, February 23
Russian silver and black hardstone bowl bearing St Petersburg marks for 1898-1903, 3in (7cm) high.
HIGHEST PRICE OVER ESTIMATE
Haynault, Uccle, February 25
Qing bronze ‘champion’ vase, probably 19th century, 4in (10cm) high.
Adam Partridge, Cheshire, February 21
Jaques Staunton pattern rosewood and boxwood chess set of tournament size c.1850s (some damage).
Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for February 21-27, 2019.
‘Highest price over estimate’ = Our selection of items from the top 10 highest hammer prices as a multiple of the high estimate paid by internet bidders on thesaleroom.com
‘Top selling lots’ = Our selection of items from the top 10 highest hammer prices paid by internet bidders on thesaleroom.com