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Neumeister, Munich, April 14

The Fall of Man, an early 17th century south German boxwood relief carving after Albrecht Dürer, woodwork image, 15 x 10in (37 x 25cm).

Estimate: €8000-12,000

Hammer: €22,000 (£18,800)

Woolley & Wallis, Salisbury, April 20

William & Mary oyster veneered and marquetry chest of drawers, c.1690, 3ft 2in (95cm) wide, later bun feet, from the estate of the late Jane Sumner.

Estimate: £4000-6000

Hammer: £16,000

David Duggleby, Scarborough, April 16

Alfred de Bréanski Snr (1852- 1928), A September Sunset, oil on canvas, signed, titled and signed verso, 20in x 2ft 6in (49 x 74cm).

Estimate: £2000-3000

Hammer: £13,500


Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Taunton, April 15

Modern British school pencil and watercolour study of a male nude, 11 x 5in (28 x 13cm) in frame with Leicester Galleries label.

Estimate: £30-50

Hammer: £2800

Pump House Auctions, Swanmore, Hampshire, April 19

Large German wooden articulated peg doll in original clothing, probably Grodnertal, plus a small porcelain-headed doll.

Estimate: £60-80

Hammer: £2250

Bearnes Hampton & Littlewood, Exeter, April 16

Early 19th century watercolour inscribed and dated Pedro Rima Condo, a Peruvian and regular descendant of the once illustrious Family of the Incas, at present a Servant in the House of Sr Abadia, Lima. Drawn from nature, 1820.

Estimate: £100-150

Hammer: £3800

Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for April 14-21, 2021.

‘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