TOP SELLING LOTS
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.
Kunstauktionhaus Schloss, Ahlden, May 8
Monumental 19th century Meissen porcelain tureen after a design by JJ Kaendler for the ‘Swan Service’ of 1738.
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).
HIGHEST MULTIPLE OVER TOP ESTIMATE
Rowley’s, Newmarket, May 8
Georgian parcel gilt corbel or wall bracket, 2ft 1in (66cm) high, probably c.1740.
Barry Hawkins, Downham Market, Norfolk, May 12
Chinese hardwood fourpanel screen set with ceramic famille rose panels of landscapes and figures, probably Republican.
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)
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