A well carved N.Z. greenstone (nephrite) taniwha sculpture by Steven Gwaliasi, the stylised open worked sinuous figure with hands clasped to abdomen, its tail connected to the elbow, good dark green colourway, raised on a carved marble base with connecting
A cold painted spelter figurine, 20th century, France, 'Chasseresse' after the Art Nouveau original by Rousseau, bearing a facsimile signature to the base, Paris foundry stamp, and raised on a mock rosso antico marble socle bearing title plaque.
John Middleditch (1906-87) Cock Fight, copper sculpture on marble plinth stamped. 626/81 42 cm overall height. Exhibited: New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts, 1980. Literature: Robin Kay & Tony Eden, Portrait of a Century, p. 160 (black & white illustration)
Hans Stoltenberg-Lerche (German, 1867-1920), Art Nouveau Gilt Bronze vase, depicting Loie Fuller enmeshed in swirling draperies, signed 'H. St. Lerche' to side and 'Louchet' to the underside, height 14.2 cm
James Tassie, 1735' 1799 (Scottish) 3rd quarter 18th century a pair wax relief, framed gentleman portraits one portrait William Murray, Earl of Mansfield, marked 'Uni Aequus Virtuti Edin. 1770' and one other portrait marked, D.S. Evchaniae Come
A platinum and ivory hunting pin, realistically modelled as a double barrel shotgun. Length 5.8cm. Rose gold and platinum. French assay mark and makers mark on pin. Fitted leatherette case "AU CARNAVAL DE VENISE PARIS
Loma Kyle Lautour (Australian, 1902-1964), bust of pan, 1936, earthenware sculpture depicting pan on pedestal, forest green glaze, incised to front 'Pan', signed to the side 'Loma Lautour 1936', height 51 cm
John Kendrick Blogg (1851-1936), a carved gum nut and gum leaf panel, signed and dated 1932, naturalistically carved in high relief, with a secondary ply mount, incised signature and date lower right, the panel 31.5 x 14 cm the overall 46 x 29 cm
A rare commissioned bronze sculptural based coffee table by Stephen Walker (1927-16 June 2014), the base depicting organic free form foliate and pod spray supported on hoof form feet, the Italian pietra dura top of typical design, 62 cm x 112 cm. Refer to
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