TOP SELLING LOTS
Tennants, Leyburn, November 16
Portrait of Lady Armatrude Waechter de Grimston by Philip Alexius de László (1869-1937), oil on canvas, 2ft 10in x 2ft (84 x 60cm).
Chiswick Auctions, London, November 14
Rolex Sea-Dweller Ref. 1665 with Mark IV ‘double red’ dial c.1978.
Fellows, Birmingham, November 14
A vari-cut diamond fringe necklace, with foliate back-chain. Total diamond weight 17.63ct.
HIGHEST MULTIPLE OVER TOP ESTIMATE
Young’s, Farnham, November 16
Iznik floral decorated bottle vase, 11in (27cm) high, large chip to neck.
James & Sons, Fakenham, November 20
19th century Armenian dagger (dashuyn) with stained ivory grip and gold damascene decoration.
Lockdales, Ipswich, November 16
Framed display of hand-signed photos titled Australian in England 1921 although probably depicting 1926 team.
Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for November 14-20, 2019. ‘Highest multiple over top estimate’ = Our selection of items from the top 20 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 20 highest hammer prices paid by internet bidders on thesaleroom.com