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Woolley & Wallis, Salisbury, May 11

Sir Kyffin Williams (1918-2006), Standing stones at Penrhos Feilw, oil on canvas, 2ft x 3ft (61 x 91cm), with provenance.

Estimate: £15,000-20,000

Hammer: £24,000

Kunstauktionhaus Schloss, Ahlden, May 8

Monumental 19th century Meissen porcelain tureen after a design by JJ Kaendler for the ‘Swan Service’ of 1738.

Estimate: n/a

Hammer: €20,000 (£17,350)

Roseberys, London, May 8

A Jun ware planter, the bowl with flaring rim and drainage holes to the interior, on a carved wood stand, 10in diameter x 8½in high (25 x 22cm).

Estimate: £1200-1500

Hammer: £13,000


Rowley’s, Newmarket, May 8

Georgian parcel gilt corbel or wall bracket, 2ft 1in (66cm) high, probably c.1740.

Estimate: £200-300

Hammer: £11,000

Barry Hawkins, Downham Market, Norfolk, May 12

Chinese hardwood fourpanel screen set with ceramic famille rose panels of landscapes and figures, probably Republican.

Estimate: £80-120

Hammer: £5500

Clarke & Simpson, Framlington, Suffolk, May 12

Late 17th or early 18th century chinoiserie lacquered wood panel painted with birds, insects and flowers, probably English, 20in x 2ft (49 x 61cm)

Estimate: £40-60

Hammer: £2300

Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for May 6-12, 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