Tue, 8th Nov 2016 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Torch')

 
Lot 47
 

47

δ GEORGE HORACE DAVIS (BRITISH,...

δ GEORGE HORACE DAVIS (BRITISH, 1881-1960)
British speedboats attacking an isolated enemy merchant ship; MTBs attacking German E-boats in the Channel; MTB and E-boat; H.M.S. 'Sunflower' corvette, 1944
A collection of four monochrome gouaches from the Illustrated London News
One signed and dated 'G.H. Davis 1942' (lower right)
Largest: 8 x 17¾in. (20 x 45cm.)
(4)

Sold for £930
Estimated at £800 - £1,200

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report
Good overall condition.

We are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of this property. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Charles Miller Ltd is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD “AS IS” IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE.

 
δ GEORGE HORACE DAVIS (BRITISH, 1881-1960)
British speedboats attacking an isolated enemy merchant ship; MTBs attacking German E-boats in the Channel; MTB and E-boat; H.M.S. 'Sunflower' corvette, 1944
A collection of four monochrome gouaches from the Illustrated London News
One signed and dated 'G.H. Davis 1942' (lower right)
Largest: 8 x 17¾in. (20 x 45cm.)
(4)