TOP SELLING LOTS
Hansons, Etwall, May 7
Victoria Golden Jubilee 1887 full 11 coin proof set in original case.
Chiswick Auctions, London, May 10
Chinese celadon glazed ‘three rams head’ vase in the Yongzheng style, 13in (32cm).
Bonhams, London, May 12
Woman in Black, an oil on canvas by Christopher Wood (1901-30) painted in 1924, 2ft x 20in (61 x 50cm).
HIGHEST MULTIPLE OVER TOP ESTIMATE
Brettells, Newport, May 12
Ottoman faturan and silver prayer bead tassel in the manner of Iskender, 9in (22cm).
John Nicholson’s, Haslemere, May 13
Death of the Virgin, an engraving after Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-69), together with other prints after Rembrandt and Dürer.
Semley, Shaftesbury, May 9
Lieutenant William Haviland Parkinson, 2nd battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment, a portrait miniature on ivory by his mother Florence H Parkinson (fl.1890-1918) dated December 1911.
Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for May 7-13, 2020
‘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