The Gentleman's Library Sale

23 Feb 2021, starting at 10:00 GMT
24 Feb 2021, starting at 10:00 GMT with lot 332.

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After Carl Milles (Swedish, 1875-1955): A patinated bronze model of 'The Struggle for Existence'

A 1930s Austrian or German patinated bronze figure of Icarus signed Furst with contemporary presentation plaque to Otto Lilienthal, dated 1935

Of Aboriginal interest: Two snake carved wood walking sticks, probably early 20th century (4)

A late 19th patinated bronze floor standing lamp standard in the neo-grec style

A late 19th century / early 20th century Empire revival mahogany and gilt brass hat stand

After Bruno Zach (Austrian, 1891-1935): A gilt bronze metamorphic erotic figure of a 'fur coat lady' circa 1920

Franz Bergman (Austrian, 1861-1936): An unusual cold painted bronze metamorphic female figure of 'The thief'

Martin Götze (German 1865-1931): A patinated bronze figure of 'Die Stille ('The Quiet)'

A late 20th century painted terracotta waist length bust of a girl

Marcel Andre Bouraine (French, 1886-1948): A gilt and shaded bronze model of a satyr and faun circa 1930

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Buyer's Premium Rates
27.5% on the first £10,000 of the hammer price;
25% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £10,000 up to and including £450,000;
20% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £450,000 up to and including £4,500,000;
and 14.5% of the hammer price of any amounts in excess of £4,500,000.

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Ф Item contains or is made of ivory

This lot contains or is made of ivory. The United States Government has banned the import of ivory into the USA.

Exempt from VAT

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* Import low rate

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

AR Artists Resale Right

Goods subject to Artists Resale Right Additional Premium.

Y CITES

Subject to CITES regulations when exporting items outside of the EU, see clause 13.

TP Off site storage location

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