Travel and Exploration

15 Sep 2010, starting at 14:00 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

William Alexander (British, 1767-1816) Lord Macartney's Embassy at a lock

William Alexander (British, 1767-1816) 'A group of women winding cotton'

George Chinnery, RHA (British, 1774-1852) Chinese figures outside a walled building

George Chinnery, RHA (British, 1774-1852) 'Chinese coolies playing cards' and 'A fishmonger' 12 x 14.5cm (4 3/4 x 5 11/16in) each.

George Chinnery, RHA (British, 1774-1852) Playing marbles

Anglo-Chinese School, 19th Century A China tea clipper, probably the Belted Will

English School, circa 1910 Colonial house and interiors, believed to be in Hong Kong, a set of four 32 x 27cm (12 5/8 x 10 5/8in) and smaller

Edouard Hildebrandt (German, 1817-1869) View of Praya Grande, Macao unframed

John Varley Jnr. (British, 1850-1933) On the city wall, Peking

Circle of Youqua (Chinese, active circa 1840-1870) The Praya Grande, Macao; Whampoa anchorage, a pair

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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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Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Wine, Coins & Medals and Motor Cars and Motorcycles:
A successful bidder at this sale will be required to pay Bonhams 1793 Limited ("Bonhams") a premium calculated as follows:
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

VAT at 20% will be payable on the amount of the premium.

The premium is payable for the services to be provided by Bonhams in the Buyer's Agreement which is contained in the catalogue for this Sale and for the opportunity to bid for the Lot at the Sale.

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Lot symbols
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Taxable

VAT at the prevailing rate on Hammer Price and Buyer's Premium.

* Import low rate

VAT on imported items at a preferential rate of 5% on Hammer Price and the prevailing rate on Buyer's Premium.

Exempt from tax

Zero rated for VAT, no VAT will be added to the Hammer Price or the Buyer's Premium.

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