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PHOEBE A. TRAQUAIR (1852-1936)
‘THE KISS’. An important, rare and beautiful, enamel triptych with foil over
copper, set in a copper alloy stemmed frame.
Signed and dated 1903. Size: 27.2 cm.
Lit: Revue du Vrai et du Beau, 1926. p.24. The Arts & Crafts Movement in Ireland,
Paul Larmour, 1992, p.74. Phoebe Anna Traquair, Elizabeth Cummings, 1993, p.75. Exhibited first in Dublin at the Arts & Crafts Society of Ireland Exhibition, in a special section ‘Artists not resident in Ireland’. In Edinburgh in 1985, ‘Edinburgh and Dublin, Arts & Crafts Exhibition,’ cat. no.76. ‘The Scottish National Portrait Gallery Exhibition’, 1993 cat. no.74.
ERNESTINE MILLS. (1871-1959)
‘THE MUSIC TEACHER’.

An important vibrant enamel on copper over coloured foils of Pan playing his pipes to an entranced peacock. Monogrammed ‘EM to the front. Set in a wood frame. Hand written to the reverse brown paper backing ‘Ernestine Mills. 1871-1959. The music teacher’.
English. Circa 1906.
Size: 15.5 cm. x 12 cm. Frame: 27 cm. x 24 cm. Sold

THE GUILD OF HANDICRAFT Ltd. (1888-1907)
An Arts & Crafts copper box inset with an enamel of Christ Church Oxford.
The enamel signed ‘Varley’. Inscribed to interior of the enamel ‘Christ Church Oxford executed by Fleetwood C. Varley Campden Glos. Sept 1905. From a Sketch.’
Size: Lid width 19.6 cm. Depth 12.6 cm. Enamel 15.5 cm. x 9 cm. Height 5.5 cm.

HELENA MARY IBBOTSON (1887-1962)CROWNING THE VICTOR’.
An Arts & Crafts vibrant enamel on copper over sparkling foils.
The enamel signed H. M. IBBOTSON. To the reverse is a paper label with the artist name, address in Rustings Road, and title of the enamel.
British. Circa 1920. Size: Enamel 19 cm. x 13 cm. Restored frame 28.4 cm x 22.4 cm.
H. M. Ibbotson was a Fellow of the Sheffield Artcrafts Guild. Lit.: Sheffield Artcrafts Guild. The silver society. Objects on display in Sheffield Museum. Sold
ARTS & CRAFTS
An Arts & Crafts enamel on copper of a beautiful snow scene.
Original ebonised frame. British. Circa 1900. Unsigned.
Size : Diameter with frame approx. 10 cm.
Diameter of enamel. approx. 5 cm.

JAMES GRASON
‘THE LADY OF SHALOTT’. An Arts & Crafts enamel on copper depicting Alfred Lord Tennyson’s romantic poem.
In original wood frame.
The enamel signed,‘J. Grayson 1906’. British. (Enamel repair to skirt area.)
Size: Enamel W. 10.0 cm. Ht. 12.3 cm. Size with frame W. 15.2. Ht. 17.4 cm. Sold

JOHN PEARSON
A rich dark patinated copper charger, decorated to the centre with a galleon at sea followed through the waves by playful porpoises. A scrolling floral motif to the outside border.
Signed, ‘J. P.’ Dated ‘1903’ and numbered ‘3072’. Size: Diameter 60 cm.

FLEETWOOD CHARLES VARLEY
An Arts & Crafts enamel copper plaque of a beautiful seascape with a rainbow.
Original wood frame. Signed ‘VARLEY’ to the enamel. British. C. 1900.
Size: Enamel 14.4 cm. x 7 cm. . Total size with frame 22.2 cm. x 14.5 cm. Sold
ALEXANDER FISHER (1864-1936) An important Symbolist enamel depicting
William Morris’s lyric poem SIGURD THE VOLSUNG, based on Morris’s and
Eirikr Magnusson’s translation of the Icelandic epic Volsunga Saga.

Unsigned.   C.1900. Enamel 21 cm. x 14 cm. Frame 36 cm. x 31.5 cm. Original frame.
Lit.: Alexander Fisher: Pioneer of Arts & Crafts Enamelling. Steven Pudney.
(For more details of this item see Artist/Designer page.)   Sold

THE GUILD OF HANDICRAFT Ltd. (1888-1907)
An Arts & Crafts copper box inset with a FLEETWOOD CHARLES VARLEY enamel
. The enamel signed ‘Varley’. Inscribed to interior of the enamel, ‘Designed and executed by Fleetwood C. Varley, Campden Glos. Aug. 1905’. Guild of Handicraft Ltd. stamped marks to copper. Size: Width 23 cm. Depth 13.5 cm. Ht. 5 cm.
Sold

PHOEBE A. TRAQUAIR (1852-1936)
MOTHERHOOD’. An Arts Crafts enamel over coloured foils set in a copper
alloy frame decorated with enamel beads.
Signed with monogram and dated 1906.
Size: Central enamel 17 cm. x 14 cm. Enamel plaques diameter 3.5 cm. Sold

JOHN PEARSON
A copper wall plaque depicting the tree of life in front of the rising sun,
surrounded by the motto,‘As the sun colours flowers so art colours life’.

Quotation ~Sir John Lubbock. (1834-1914)
Signed,‘John Pearson’. Dated ‘1896’. Diameter 31 cm. Sold
MABEL P. SEFTON
An Arts & Crafts copper box set with enamel panel of elves.
British 1909.
S
ignature to base. Exhibited Liverpool Walker Art Gallery Autumn 1909 No. 2072.
Size:- Width 11.4 cm. Depth 9.4 cm. Height 5 cm. Sold
ARTS & CRAFTS
An Arts & Crafts enamel on copper of a ‘fantasy’ butterfly.
Original ebonised frame which has a very slight chip to one corner.
British. Circa 1900. Unsigned. Size : Dia. of enamel. approx. 6.2. cm. Height with frame 13.5 cm. Width with frame 13.2 cm.
BRITISH ARTS & CRAFTS
Arts and Crafts copper casket with chained retaining pins set three Ruskin plaques to the lid.
British. Circa 1900.
Size: Width 24 cm. Depth 7.6 cm. Height 9.5 cm.
  Sold
Lit.: Collecting By Design from the Margo Grant Walsh Collection. The Museum of
Fine Arts, Houston. Cat. illus. of silver plated copper example. Pages 18/19 No 5.
 
A. C. C. JAHN. ( A.R.C.A.)
An Arts & Crafts, vibrant enamel over coloured foils, depicting the RED CROSS KNIGHT from Spenser's ‘The Faerie Queen’.
In original metal frame with original
wood and glass case cover. Signed ‘A. C. C. JAHN’. Sold
British. Circa 1900. Size: Enamel 17 cm. x 10 cm. Case frame 25.5 cm x 18.5 cm.
OMAR RAMSDEN (1873-1939)
A silver plated box, inset with an Arts & Crafts, foiled backed enamel of Viking ships approaching the coast
. English. Circa 1900.
Signed to base of box, ‘Omar Ramsden me fecit’. Size: Width at base 17.7 cm. Depth
14.7 cm. Ht. approx. 5.1 cm. Size of enamel: Length at 11.7 cm. Width 8.8 cm.  Sold
JAMES FREDERIC SHIELDS
An Arts & & Crafts copper box, with applied wirework and cast decoration,
inset with five enamel plaques of British country wildlife and with two enamel plaques of fruiting trees.
British. Circa 1900.
Size: Lid width 24.5 cm. Depth 9.5 cm. Height of box 8.5 cm. Sold
MABEL P. SEFTON
A sparkling Arts & Crafts enamel over coloured foils on copper of rabbits under
a fruit tree.
  
Original refurbished ebonised frame. British. Circa 1905.
Size: Enamel 12.6 cm . x 5.1 cm. Total size with frame 18 cm. x 10.4 cm. Sold
 
EDWARD SPENCER (1872-1938) for ARTIFICER’S GUILD
A pair of mixed metal stemmed cups, fashioned from Solomon Island coconut
bowls, with hammered silver interiors, supported on copper stems with silver arched panels and ropework to silver bases. Each supported on five circular, silver pads.
Marked with Edward Spencer's personal mark.
English. Circa 1913. Size: Height 13.5 cm.
THE GUILD OF HANDICRAFT Ltd. (1888-1907)
An Arts & Crafts hammered silver plated box. The lid set with a gold & silver foil backed enamel of ‘The Golden Stag of Artemis.’
Size: Diameter of lid 10.8 cm. Diameter at base 6.4 cm. Approximate height 6 cm.
Size of enamel 7.5 cm. Marked ‘G of H Ltd.’ to the base of the box.
Sold

BRITISH ARTS & CRAFTS. 1910
A vibrant enamel over coloured foils on copper of a warrior princess.
Original wood frame. Marked with an indistinct Artist monogram an dated 1910.
Size: Enamel height 16.5 cm. Width 10.5 cm.
Total size with frame: Height 25.6 cm. Width 19.7 cm. Sold

HENRY WILSON (1864-1934)
An Arts & Crafts bronze trowel, inset with silver studs. The silver terminal cast
as the figure of an angel.

The inscription to the reverse reads,‘Presented to the Countess Beauchamps s t o commemorate the laying of the foundation stone of the Whyche Church Malvern October  2nd 1902’. English. Marks HW’. Size: L. 22.7 cm. W. 11.6 cm.
JOHN EDWARD WILSON
An Arts & Crafts enamel plaque of clover with original drawing in ebonised wood
Circa 1910. Provenance: Family descent.
Size of clover plaque 4.6 cm. x 6.8 cm. Frame 26 cm. x 29 cm. Sold
(See Buckle Page for Wilson buckles and Archive Misc. Page for signed plaques.)
HENRY WILSON (1864-1934)
A copper box with silver decoration. The applied emblematic rondels depicting various creatures, including a snake, fox and an owl.
English. Circa 1900.
Size: Width 12 cm. Depth 9.5 cm. Ht. 11.5 cm. Handle height 2 cm.
Lit.: Arts & Crafts in Britain & America. Isabelle Anscombe & Charlotte Gere. 1978.

JOHN PEARSON
A copper charger decorated with two birds within a floral border.

Signed ‘John Pearson’. Dated ‘1895’. Size: Diameter 52 cm.
Lit.: Liberty Style. Mervyn Lacy. 1986. Newlyn Copper. J. C. Laity.

HENRY WILSON (1864-1934)
An Arts & Crafts plated bronze trowel with thistle decoration and commemorative inscription which reads
:-
‘Presented to Hon. James Hozier. M. P. by the architect and the contractors on the occasion on his laying the memorial stone of Lesmahagow church hall Oct. 4th 1902.’
English. Mark for Henry Wilson. Size: Length 25 cm. Width 11 cm.
KATE M. EAIDE (Attrib.)
An Arts & Crafts enamel over coloured foils on copper of The Annunciation.
Signed to the enamel. Original refurbished ebonised frame.
British. 1900. Size: Enamel 12.4 cm. x 6.8 cm. Size with frame 20.5 cm. x 14.5 cm.
(Minor restoration to top corner and tip of red enamel wing.) Sold
LIBERTY & Co.
An Arts & Crafts polished pewter box inset with a FLEETWOOD CHARLES VARLEY enamel of a sparkling snow scene. Internal cedar lining.
Circa 1900. Marked ‘English pewter. Made by Liberty & Co. 01021’. The enamel signed‘VARLEY’. Size: Length 18.3 cm. W. 10.3 cm. Ht. 6cm. Enamel l. 12.6 cm. and w. 6.4 cm. Sold
JOHN EDWARD WILSON Three small enamel plaques.
The honesty plaque monogrammed ‘W’. C.1910.
Provenance: Family descent. Size of fish plaque 3 cm. x 4.6cm.
Square plaque 2 cm. x 2 cm . Honesty plaque 3.3 cm. x 4.5 cm.
See Buckle Page for Wilson buckles. Sold
 
C. R. ASHBEE (1863-1942) THE GUILD OF HANDICRAFT Ltd. (1888-1907)
An Arts & Crafts silver plated muffin dish with a chrysoprase set finial to lid.
Size: Diameter 23.5 cm. Height 12cm. Marked ‘G of H Ltd.’ Circa 1900.
Lit.: The Guild of Handicraft, Ltd.,Workers in Applied Art Silversmiths & Jewellery.
Identical example Cheltenham Museum. Simplicity or Splendor cat. fig. 52 cat. 38.
EDWARD SPENCER (1872-1938) for ARTIFICERS’ GUILD
An Arts & Crafts copper and silver tazza. The bowl with silver ivy leaf supports.
The base mounted with four silver rose motifs and inset with mother-of -pearl plaques.
Marked ‘ARTIFICER’S GUILD 9 MADDOX ST. LONDON W’.
Size: Height 21.5 cm. Diameter of bowl 32 cm. Diameter of base 14.1 cm.
EDWARD SPENCER (1872-1938) for ARTIFICERS’ GUILD
A pair of Arts & Crafts silver plated candlesticks.

Marked with Edward Spencer’s personal mark.
Size: 23.5 cm. Diameter of base 11.7 cm.
Lit.: Art Nouveau and Art Deco Silver. Annelies Krekel-Aalberse.
C. R. ASHBEE (1863-1942) for THE GUILD OF HANDICRAFT Ltd.
A silver plated, spot hammered, muffin dish with hot water jacket.
The finial to lid set with a moss agate.

English. Circa 1900. Size: Dia. 21.2 cm. Ht. 15 cm.
Lit.: Arts and Crafts at Campden. The Guild Of Handicraft Ltd.
C. R. ASHBEE (1863-1942) THE GUILD OF HANDICRAFT Ltd. (1888-1907)
A silver plated, spot hammered, entrée dish with hot water jacket.

English. Circa 1900. Approximate size: Length 30 .5 cm. Width 24.3 Height 11.5 cm.
Lit.: Illustration on page 7 of The Guild of Handicraft, Ltd., Workers in Applied Art Silversmiths & Jewellers. By Appointment to H. M. The Queen.
‘THE BLUE PARROT’
A vibrant cloisonné enamel on copper of a blue parrot in original wood frame.
Unmarked. Circa 1900.
Size: Diameter of enamel 23 cm. Diameter of frame 31 cm.

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