Postcards & Cigarette Cards

20 Aug 2008, starting at 11:00 BST.

Auction information

This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.


lots

A collection of old to modern in four albums and loose inc. real photographs, embroidered silks, greetings, glamour, comic, Bury St. Edmunds Butter Market, Shepton Mallet Cattle Market, Marden, Romford, Holme Hale Post Office, cinema stars, royalty, seaside, Egypt, ethnic, lighthouses etc., also an album of snapshots, P-VG.

An English 19th Century gilded composition frame

A collection of British and foreign, old to modern, in two albums inc. real photographs, street scenes, Australia, aborigine, New Zealand, Maoris, India, Chinese Music, Washing Clothes in the Philippines, Whirling Dervishes, North America, Russia, St. Helena, Gruss aus, London, comic, nudes, Scotland, embossed etc., G-EX.

A collection in a large, old time, slot in album inc. street scenes, Gibraltar, Genoa, Egypt, Ceylon, Penang, Singapore, Hong Kong, China, street barber, tea house, wedding procession, shipping, Iron Works, Japan, Russia, Lake Baikal, railways etc., G-EX.

A collection of early to modern in three albums and loose in a carton inc. maritime art, glamour, shipping, 1922 Hartlepool Fire real photograph, Suffolk, Whitby etc., also some ephemera inc. Folies Bergeres and other Parisian programmes, view booklets etc., P-EX.

A collection of loose, old to modern in a carton inc. undivided backs, real photographs, street scenes, glamour, actresses, Art Nouveau, Japanese, Kirchner (1), Louis Wain (1), comic, Crombie, Heraldry Ja Ja Series, composers, embossed, Motor Steamer Fire Brigade, Liverpool, Little Shelford Post Office, shipping etc., P-VG.

A collection in an album and loose inc. real photographs, actors, actresses, royalty, art nouveau, Patella, Yarm station, Kirchner, Wain, embroidered silks, exhibitions, foreign, seaside, comic etc., P-EX.

A collection of British and foreign in fifteen albums and loose inc. real photographs, seaside, greetings, Coalville, Ellistown Colliery, Scotland, France, comic, Kewstoke Village, Clearing the Line at Elgin in a Snowstorm, Chatham Empire Loss of the "Titanic", etc., also ephemera, comics, books, empty albums, coins, medal etc., P-VG.

A loose accumulation in a small box of mainly UK topographicals inc. Scotland, London, some rural, social history etc., P-EX.

A collection of UK topographicals in nine photo albums, a few real photogrpahs inc. Barrow om Soar, Leiston, Grimsby etc., P-EX.

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Auction information

This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.

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25% on the first £100,000 of the hammer price
20% on the excess of £100,001 and up to £2,000,000 of the hammer price
12% on the excess of £2,000,001 of the hammer price

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