TOP SELLING LOTS
Lay’s, Penzance, August 24
Dame Laura Knight (1877-1970), Portrait of Fryn Tennyson Jesse, oil on canvas, 2ft x 20in (61 x 51cm), c.1910.
Sterling Vault, Worthing, August 24
Rolex GMT Master Reference 126710 with papers, c.2020.
Bishop & Miller, Norfolk, August 30
Sebastian Pether (1790-1844), Vesuvius in Eruption by Moonlight, signed and dated 1825, oil on canvas, 13 x 17in (34 x 43cm).
HIGHEST PRICE OVER ESTIMATE
Browns, Jedburgh, August 26
African (Zulu) carved wood headrest.
Hansons, Middlesex, August 26
Indian carved stone bodhisattva, 4in (10cm).
Rendells, Ashburton, Devon, August 24
Late Victorian carriage clock with eight-day repeating movement playing Westminster chimes.
Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for August 24-30, 2023.
‘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