TOP SELLING LOTS
Bonhams, London, November 17
Omega Speedmaster Reference 2998-2, c.1960, with tropical dial.
Tennants, Leyburn, November 14
James Webb (1825-95), View of Mont Orgueil Castle, Gorey, Jersey, oil on canvas, 2ft 6in x 4ft 2in (75cm by 1.26m).
Dreweatts 1759, Newbury, November 12
Parcel gilt bronze Meiji figure of a fisherman signed on a gilt plaque Miya-O tsukuru, 17in (43cm) high on lacquered stand.
Claydon Auctioneers, Middle Claydon, November 16
A Victorian beach scene with women and children, boats and bathing machines, oil on canvas, indistinctly signed and dated 1899.
HIGHEST MULTIPLE OVER TOP ESTIMATE
Wessex Auction Rooms, Chippenham, November 14
The School Master, a copperplate etching by Adriaen van Ostade (1610-85), c.1644.
East Bristol Auctions, Bristol, November 13
Twentieth century Punu Lumbo (Gabon) carved wooden mask, 13in (32cm).
Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for November 12-18, 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