Out of the Ordinary

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Datum der Auktion: 12.02.2019

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A SORCERER'S MIRROR

A SORCERER'S MIRROR, 19th century, with an unusual dark red circular plate with graduated mirrored convex roundels, within a wooden frame, 19cm diameter

Los #: 1

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 400 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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2 FACE MAN

2 FACE MAN, a large mid-20th century fairground-style, folk art, hand-painted canvas, with the title '2 FACE MAN ALIVE', 300 x 180cm

Los #: 2

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A SMALL SORCERER'S MIRROR

A SMALL SORCERER'S MIRROR, 19th century, with an unusual dark red circular plate with graduated mirrored convex roundels and a mirror on the reverse, within a wooden frame, 9.5cm diameter

Los #: 3

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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'SWING ALONG'

'SWING ALONG', 1963, original plexiglass pinball machine, the back glass from an American Gottlieb, Chicago pinball machine, artwork by Roy Parker, 56 x 66cm

Los #: 4

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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FAIRGROUND LAMPS

FAIRGROUND LAMPS, 1950s or 60s, two impressive brightly painted metal fairground lamps, 52cm high (2

Los #: 5

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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FAIRGROUND HORSE

FAIRGROUND HORSE, early 20th century, a carved wooden and polychrome painted fairground carousel mount in the form of a prancing horse, 137cm long, 152cm high, mounted on a later stand

Los #: 6

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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'ABRACADABRA'

'ABRACADABRA', 1975, the original back glass from an American Gottlieb, Chicago pinball machine, artwork by Gordon Morison, 50 x 56cm

Los #: 7

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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MONKEY BAND

MONKEY BAND, ¨ modern, a well-presented taxidermy group of three monkeys (Macaca fascicularis) playing guitars, 60 x 57cm Annex B

Los #: 8

Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 2.500 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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GROWLER DOG

GROWLER DOG, early 20th century, a papier mâché growler dog, 48cm wide, 23cm deep, 36cm high

Los #: 9

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A MAGIC LANTERN EXHIBITION POSTER

A MAGIC LANTERN EXHIBITION POSTER, early 20th century, an American magic lantern exhibition small poster or hand bill, together with a ticket for the exhibition: 'An evening's entertainment that is worth a college course, may save a doctor's bill,, and equal to a trip around the globe', 28 x 20cm

Los #: 10

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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ROYAL ACORN DAIRY

ROYAL ACORN DAIRY, late Victorian, an impressive and highly detailed taxidermy diorama, with two squirrels at the kitchen table baking and a hedgehog knocking at the front door, details include a hand-painted backdrop, brass milk churns and, miniature mounted skulls on the walls, 93cm wide, 30cm

Los #: 11

Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 3.000 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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STOATS

STOATS, late Victorian, a detailed and well-presented John Cooper and Sons taxidermy diorama of two stoats, with one of the stoats killing a rabbit, mounted in a glazed bow-fronted case, 30 x 51cm The firm of Coopers flourished during the 19th, century and the first half of the 20th century, and is

Los #: 12

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 400 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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SQUIRRELS DRINKING

SQUIRRELS DRINKING, late Victorian, a taxidermy diorama of two squirrels drinking, 48 x 28cm

Los #: 13

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 400 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A WOODEN CAROUSEL FIGHTING BULL early 20th century

A WOODEN CAROUSEL FIGHTING BULL early 20th century, French, with carved ornamental saddle, sword and banderillas, 120cm long, 69cm high

Los #: 14

Schätzpreis: 1.200 £ - 1.800 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A FRENCH FAIRGROUND SWINGBOAT c.1930s

A FRENCH FAIRGROUND SWINGBOAT c.1930s, painted wood with metal fittings, with 'S.S. France' painted on the side, 140cm long

Los #: 15

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 450 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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GIPSY HARRIET LEE

GIPSY HARRIET LEE, three painted wooden fairground sandwich boards relating to Harriet Lee, granddaughter of Nancy Lee, 'She told the future to Freddy Starr, Nicholas Parsons, Lionel Blair, John Lennon, Princess Grace of Monaco and Walter, Swinburn', 70cm wide, 145cm high

Los #: 16

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A FAIRGROUND MIRROR

A FAIRGROUND MIRROR, a large vintage 'house of mirrors' fairground convex distorting mirror, with wood surround, 68cm wide, 12cm deep, 193cm high

Los #: 17

Schätzpreis: 1.200 £ - 1.800 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A FAIRGROUND MIRROR

A FAIRGROUND MIRROR, a large vintage 'house of mirrors' fairground convex distorting mirror, with wood surround, 68cm wide, 12cm deep, 193cm high

Los #: 18

Schätzpreis: 1.200 £ - 1.800 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A PAINTED FAIRGROUND PANEL

A PAINTED FAIRGROUND PANEL, of bow form, painted with a fairground scene, indistinctly signed, the back rail fitted with light fittings, 155cm wide, 65cm high

Los #: 19

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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STYLE ART DECO FAIRGROUND PILLARS

A PAIR OF EGYPTIAN-STYLE ART DECO FAIRGROUND PILLARS, c.1936, British, the carved wooden capitals made by Lakins, the fairground scenery-makers, open-backed with cut sides, 234cm high (2

Los #: 20

Schätzpreis: 1.600 £ - 2.200 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A CLOWN HEAD AND BOOTS late 20th century

A CLOWN HEAD AND BOOTS late 20th century, a large, fibreglass, brightly coloured, clown head mask and comedy green boots, head 40cm wide, 48cm high (3

Los #: 21

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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FOUR AMERICAN FAIRGROUND ANIMAL SCENERY PANELS

FOUR AMERICAN FAIRGROUND ANIMAL SCENERY PANELS, c.1950, possibly from the musical Carousel, painted wood in the form of an ostrich, turkey, pig and cat, 182cm high (4) These are exact copies of Dentzel panels

Los #: 22

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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*HÉLÈNE DETROYAT (French

*HÉLÈNE DETROYAT (French, 1899-1951) A BEARDED LADY HOLDING AN OSTRICH FEATHER Signed and dated '32' l.l., oil on canvas 116.3 x 81.3cm Bearded ladies have long been popular showground entertainers; a notable recent example is the 2014 Eurovision, Song Contest winner, Conchita Wurst. *Artist's

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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THE MOST DARING DANGEROUS DANCE EVER PERFORMED

THE MOST DARING DANGEROUS DANCE EVER PERFORMED, a 1940s poster for the famous and sensational Marqueez and 'Her internationally famous Temptation Dance, the gold paint of which must not be worn on the human body for more than 20 minutes', 74 x 50cm

Los #: 24

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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SKULLS AND SKELETONS

SKULLS AND SKELETONS, a film prop relief wall panel with skulls and skeletal remains, foam and latex rubber on a wooden backing board, 122cm wide, 21cm deep, 153cm high

Los #: 25

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 400 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A FRENCH GRAND ETTEILLA TAROT READER'S DECK early 20th century

A FRENCH GRAND ETTEILLA TAROT READER'S DECK early 20th century, French, a set of tarot cards numbered 1-78 with two blank cards (80

Los #: 26

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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FRENCH SCHOOL MONEY UP FRONT 20th century

FRENCH SCHOOL MONEY UP FRONT 20th century, oil on canvas 60 x 51cm

Los #: 27

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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COLA SIGN

A FRENCH ENAMEL COCA-COLA SIGN, 'Buvez Coca-Cola, Marque Reposée', 43.5 x 145cm, and a reproduction Coca-Cola plastic button sign, 89.5cm diameter (2

Los #: 28

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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ARMED BANDIT

A MILLS' ONE-ARMED BANDIT, an American Mills' 'Special Award 777' one-armed bandit fruit machine from an amusement arcade, 66cm high

Los #: 29

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 800 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A MONUMENTAL SIZE 'GAME OF THRONES' NEEDLEWORK AND EMBROIDERY PANEL

A MONUMENTAL SIZE 'GAME OF THRONES' NEEDLEWORK AND EMBROIDERY PANEL, 2016, a monumental size embroidery panel of a scene from the hit show Game of Thrones, made of embroidery thread, printed and dyed leather, manipulated fabric, surface stitchery,, beads and metal thread, ribbons, Swarovski

Los #: 30

Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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STYLE ARC LAMP

A FILM STUDIO 'KLIEG'-STYLE ARC LAMP, c.1930-1950, made by British company, Strand, with original rolling tripod stand, with wing flaps, lens by Fresnel, functions include tilt, pan, spot, and flood, adjustable height 122cm to 244cm

Los #: 31

Schätzpreis: 1.300 £ - 1.800 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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AN 'EALING STUDIOS' FLAG

AN 'EALING STUDIOS' FLAG, 1960s/1970s, a large cotton flag with stitched 'Ealing Studios' name and stylised tree design in black and white, 125 x 225cm Ealing Studios is the oldest continuously-working studio facility for film production in the, world, and the current stages were opened for the use

Los #: 32

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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'WESTWORLD'

'WESTWORLD', 1973, an MGM presentation, a British quad film movie poster of the film starring Yul Brynner and Richard Benjamin, 76 x 102cm 'Where robot men and women do anything for you. And nothing can possibly go wrong...'. The popular 2016 HBO, Westworld television series is based on this classic

Los #: 33

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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1992) THE TRIPLE ECHO 1972

*MACIEK PIOTROWSKI (1907-1992) THE TRIPLE ECHO 1972, original artwork for the quad film poster for 'The Triple Echo' starring Glenda Jackson and Oliver Reed 62 x 81cm, framed *Artist's Resale Right may apply to this lot

Los #: 34

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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DYLAN 1966 American music poster designed by Milton Glaser

DYLAN 1966 American music poster designed by Milton Glaser, published by CBS records, 84 x 56cm After suffering serious injuries in a motorcycle accident in 1966, singer-songwriter Bob Dylan was rendered bedridden and rumoured to be dead. To, generate positive publicity for his forthcoming album

Los #: 35

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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GENESIS AT THE BIRMINGHAM ROLLER RINK

GENESIS AT THE BIRMINGHAM ROLLER RINK, 1971, a Blaxploitation music poster for Genesis, Skin Alley and Steamhammer at the Birmingham roller rink, 13 March 1971, 'Saturday Lyceum - London's top venue comes to Birmingham - admission 40p', 73.5 x 50cm

Los #: 36

Schätzpreis: 180 £ - 220 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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VIVIENNE WESTWOOD AND MALCOLM MCLAREN

VIVIENNE WESTWOOD AND MALCOLM MCLAREN, a Vivienne Westwood and Malcolm McLaren 'Devil' white linen vest top, with a printed design of a stylised dog barking the word 'devil' in different languages, Velcro fastening to the reverse, with original, Worlds End label, 'Born in England

Los #: 37

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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JOHN GALLIANO

JOHN GALLIANO, an original John Galliano grey gaberdine dress, Autumn-Winter 1987-88, with John Galliano label, size 10, asymmetric neckline with strap, bias-cut diagonal banding to the front and back, a circular sleeve and another straight,, gathering to the rear of the skirt

Los #: 38

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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OPERA

OPERA, Royal Opera House costumes, ephemera, programmes, etc., autographed photographs, including Sir Frederick Ashton, Ninette de Valois, gala programmes in silk, many opera programmes, a large album of press cuttings, programmes, menus etc., relating to the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company and their

Los #: 39

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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VIVIENNE WESTWOOD AND MALCOLM MCLAREN

VIVIENNE WESTWOOD AND MALCOLM MCLAREN, a Vivienne Westwood and Malcolm McLaren white linen shirt, large collar, button-up front, with original Worlds End Label, 'Born in England

Los #: 40

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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MICHAEL JACKSON

MICHAEL JACKSON, a Michael Jackson stage outfit from the 'Dangerous' Tour, 1992-1993, a labelled Dennis Tompkins and Michael Bush jumpsuit, a helmet, a pair of gloves and Reebok trainers, Bought at a 'Gala Celebrity Night of Fashion' held at the, Park Lane Hotel on 12 December 1994 in aid of 'The

Los #: 41

Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 3.000 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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GEORGE MICHAEL

GEORGE MICHAEL, a Chris Ruocco pirate print shirt, worn by George Michael in Wham’s American Tour in 1985, labelled 'Tailored by Chris Ruocco', together with a letter from Andrew Ridgley: 'Please find enclosed four records and a shirt as worn by, George Michael on Wham's American Tour 1985. Yours

Los #: 42

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 1.000 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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EVE ARNOLD (American

EVE ARNOLD (American, 1912-2012) MARILYN MONROE A large giclée print, numbered 237 of 495, published by Washington Green Fine Art and Magnum photos 31 x 46cm image size, framed This candid image shows Marilyn taking direction on the set of 'The, Misfits', the last film she did before her death in

Los #: 43

Schätzpreis: 350 £ - 450 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A SET OF BONGO DRUMS

A SET OF BONGO DRUMS, 1940s-1950s, from Southern France, but possibly of Cuban origin, painted wood with animal hide drum tops, the two larger drums on a metal stand, 69cm wide, 99cm high The drums are a relic of the Afro-Cuban jazz music craze

Los #: 44

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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MILES DAVIS (American

MILES DAVIS (American, 1926-1991) JOSEPHINE BAKER Screenprint in colours, numbered 176/300 in pencil, with artist's blindstamp, on wove paper, with full margins image 45.6 x 40.5cm, framed

Los #: 45

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A WAX BUST OF CHARLES BOYER

A WAX BUST OF CHARLES BOYER, c.1938, French, the bust or mannequin head is modelled on the French film star, Charles Boyer, signed on reverse 'La Cire d'Art, Paris', 33cm high Charles Boyer was a famous international actor and moved to Hollywood, where he made many films, including the Oscar-winning

Los #: 46

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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ELVIS PRESLEY

ELVIS PRESLEY, 1960s, a waxwork museum head of a young Elvis Presley, mounted in a glass case, case 44 x 29cm

Los #: 47

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 350 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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ELVIS PRESLEY

ELVIS PRESLEY, 1960s, a waxwork museum head of an older Elvis Presley, mounted in a glass case, case 44 x 29cm

Los #: 48

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 350 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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HELEN SHAPIRO

HELEN SHAPIRO, 1960s, a waxwork museum head of singer Helen Shapiro, mounted in a glass case, case 44 x 33cm

Los #: 49

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 350 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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52 The following three lots are from the cult BBC 2005 series

LOTS 50-52 The following three lots are from the cult BBC 2005 series, 'Funland'. Created by Jeremy Dyson (of 'The League of Gentlemen') and Simon Ashdown, the series consisted of a fifty-minute opening episode followed by ten half-hour, instalments. KYLIE MINOGUE, 2005, an Ambrose Chapel taxidermy

Los #: 50

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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KATE BUSH

KATE BUSH, 2005, an Ambrose Chapel taxidermy duck, modelled as Kate Bush, mounted in a glass case, case 50cm long

Los #: 51

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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JERRY LEE LEWIS

JERRY LEE LEWIS, 2005, an Ambrose Chapel taxidermy cockerel, modelled as Jerry Lee Lewis playing the piano, mounted in a glass case, case 82cm long

Los #: 52

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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56 The following four lots are from British satirical television puppet show

LOTS 53-56 The following four lots are from British satirical television puppet show, 'Spitting Image'. One of the most watched shows of the 1980s and early 1990s, the series was a satire of politics, entertainment, sport and British culture of the, era, and at its peak it was watched by 15 million

Los #: 53

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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ROBERT MUGABE

ROBERT MUGABE, 1980/90s, an original Spitting Image puppet head of Robert Mugabe, mounted in a glass case, case 47 x 19cm

Los #: 54

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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KANGAROO HEAD

KANGAROO HEAD, 1980/90s, an original Spitting Image puppet head of a comical kangaroo with paws, mounted in a glass case, case 56 x 40cm

Los #: 55

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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TURTLE HEAD

TURTLE HEAD, 1980/90s, an original Spitting Image puppet head of a comical turtle head with flippers, mounted in a glass case, case 49 x 35cm

Los #: 56

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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61 The following five photographs were taken by David Bailey backstage at...

LOTS 57-61 The following five photographs were taken by David Bailey backstage at the iconic Live Aid concert during the summer of 1985, for a benefit auction hosted by Sotheby's later that year. Each print is signed by the photographer and the, majority are signed on the reverse by the subject

Los #: 57

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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*DAVID BAILEY (b.1938) GEORGE MICHAEL

*DAVID BAILEY (b.1938) GEORGE MICHAEL, LIVE AID, 13 JULY 1985 Gelatin silver print, printed 1985, signed in pen by David Bailey and also signed on reverse by George Michael (with three kisses), stamped ARCHIVAL DAVID BAILEY and pencil initials DB 85, 3/3 50.5 x 40.5cm, framed During the Live Aid

Los #: 58

Schätzpreis: 4.000 £ - 5.000 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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*DAVID BAILEY (b.1938) SPANDAU BALLET

*DAVID BAILEY (b.1938) SPANDAU BALLET, LIVE AID, 13 JULY 1985 Gelatin silver print, printed 1985, signed in pen by David Bailey, and also signed on reverse by Gary Kemp, Martin Kemp, Tony Hadley, Steve Norman and John Keeble, and stamped ARCHIVAL, DAVID BAILEY and pencil initials DB 85 2/3 50.5 x

Los #: 59

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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*DAVID BAILEY (b.1938) STATUS QUO

*DAVID BAILEY (b.1938) STATUS QUO, LIVE AID 13TH JULY 1985 Gelatin silver print, printed 1985, signed in pen by David Bailey, and also signed on reverse by Rick Parfitt, Francis Rossi and Alan Lancester, and stamped ARCHIVAL DAVID BAILEY and pencil, initials DB 85 2/3 50 x 39.5cm, framed *Artist's

Los #: 60

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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*DAVID BAILEY (b.1938) U2

*DAVID BAILEY (b.1938) U2, LIVE AID, 13 JULY 1985 Gelatin silver print, printed 1985, signed on reverse by David Bailey in pencil initials DB 85 3/3 and stamped ARCHIVAL DAVID BAILEY 50.5 x 40.5cm, framed *Artist's Resale Right may apply to this, lot

Los #: 61

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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FROGMOUTH BIRD

FROGMOUTH BIRD, 20th century, a taxidermy Frogmouth bird mounted on a naturalistic branch in a glass dome, dome 50cm high The Frogmouth is a very strange bird that inhabits Australia and New Guinea. With its enormous mouth and well camouflaged, plumage, it is one of the world's most curious birds

Los #: 62

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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CHILEAN FLAMINGO

CHILEAN FLAMINGO, ¨ modern, a rare standing taxidermy Chilean Flamingo (Phoenicopterus chilensis) mounted on a naturalistic base, 102cm high ¨ Annex B - may be subject to CITES Regulations when exported

Los #: 63

Schätzpreis: 1.200 £ - 1.800 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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HYBRID PHEASANTS

HYBRID PHEASANTS, Victorian, a James Gardiner taxidermy group of two pheasants, mounted in a glass case, 91 x 61cm Gardiner presumably paid particular attention to these birds, because they are quite abnormal in their plumage and seem to be unusual, pheasant hybrids

Los #: 64

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 400 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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CONGO PEACOCK

CONGO PEACOCK, modern, a rare standing taxidermy Congo peacock (Afropavo congensis) mounted on a naturalistic base, 50cm high

Los #: 65

Schätzpreis: 4.000 £ - 5.000 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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SOOTY ALBATROSS

SOOTY ALBATROSS, modern, a standing taxidermy sooty albatross (Phoebetria fusca) mounted on a naturalistic base, 48cm high

Los #: 66

Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 2.500 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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ALBATROSS

ALBATROSS, 20th century, a stunning taxidermy flying black-browed albatross (Thalassarche melanophris), wing span 200cm

Los #: 67

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 800 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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BOY

CHARLIE-BOY, THE TALKING MYNAH BIRD, 1950s, Charlie-boy, the talking Mynah bird, a well presented taxidermy Greater Indian Hill Mynah Bird by Rowland Ward, mounted on a naturalistic perch in a rectangular glazed case, case 41 x 31cm This lot also, includes photographs and ephemera regarding the life

Los #: 68

Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.000 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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AN ELEPHANT BIRD EGG

AN ELEPHANT BIRD EGG, a realistic resin model of an elephant bird egg, retailed by the British Museum during the 1950s and 60s, 30cm high, circumference 73cm

Los #: 69

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A CARACARA BIRD

A CARACARA BIRD, early 20th century, a well presented taxidermy Caracara bird in a naturalistic setting, mounted in a glass-fronted case, 69 x 45cm Caracaras are birds of prey of the falcon family and are principally birds of South and Central, America

Los #: 70

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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INDIAN BIRDS

INDIAN BIRDS, early 20th century, an impressive taxidermy library display case of colourful Indian birds, including roller birds, mounted in a large glass case, 58 x 92cm

Los #: 71

Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.000 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A PEACOCK FEATHER SPRAY

A PEACOCK FEATHER SPRAY, early 20th century, a Rowland Ward mahogany and glass fire screen mount with peacock feather spray, mahogany inlaid with Rowland Ward roundel, 111 x 73cm

Los #: 72

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 450 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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AN EEL RECORD

AN EEL RECORD, a massive taxidermy British boat record conger eel, naturalistically mounted in a glass-fronted case, 'British Boat Record Conger Eel 110lb 11oz, captured Plymouth August 1991, by Hans Clawen, aboard Mistress, skipper Bill, Warner', 287 x 76cm

Los #: 73

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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EEL RECORD a large taxidermy British record eel conger

EEL RECORD a large taxidermy British record eel conger, naturalistically mounted in a glass-fronted case, 'British Shore Record Conger Eel 68lb 8oz, captured Plymouth - Nov 1991 by M Larkin', 240 x 60cm

Los #: 74

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A BRITISH ANGLING ALLCOCK FISH SHOP SIGN

A BRITISH ANGLING ALLCOCK FISH SHOP SIGN, early-mid 20th century, metal, with metal wall bracket, 102cm long 71cm high to top of wall bracket

Los #: 75

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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SCOTTISH BROWN TROUT

SCOTTISH BROWN TROUT, an hand carved and painted wooden commemorative trophy plaque, 'Brown Trout, wgt 8lb 10oz, Loch Rannoch, Perthshire

Los #: 76

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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CORAL SPECIMENS

CORAL SPECIMENS, ¨ early 20th century, a group of four coral specimens, each under a glass dome, largest 45cm high (4) May be subject to CITES Regulations when exported

Los #: 77

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A CORAL SPECIMEN

A CORAL SPECIMEN, ¨ early 20th century, a large piece of white coral, mounted in a Victorian glass dome, dome 59cm high May be subject to CITES Regulations when exported

Los #: 78

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A CORAL SPECIMEN

A CORAL SPECIMEN, ¨ early 20th century, a large piece of white coral mounted in a Victorian glass dome, dome 32cm high May be subject to CITES Regulations when exported

Los #: 79

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 300 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A DESERT ROSE CRYSTAL

A DESERT ROSE CRYSTAL, a large crystal formation, probably from Tunisia, 44 x 39cm Desert rose is the colloquial name given to rose-like formations of crystal clusters of gypsum or baryte which include abundant sand grains. The 'petals' are, crystals flattened on the 'c' crystallographic axis

Los #: 80

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 12.02.2019