Wed, 31st Oct 2012 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Cochrane)

 
  Lot 23
 

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ERIC TUFNELL (BRITISH, 1888-1978)<br/>Two...

ERIC TUFNELL (BRITISH, 1888-1978)
Two watercolours of Malta convoy interest: H.M. Ships 'Mohawk','Eagle' and 'Warspite. 1941'; H.M. Ships 'Royal Sovereign', 'Eagle' and 'Malaya' 1940
The latter signed 'E. Tufnell..' (lower right); each with detailed pasted notes to reverse
Watercolour heightened with white
Approximately 10¼ x 14½in. (26.5 x 36.5cm.); together with another similar entitled All quiet off Crete Autumn 1940. Eagle, Ramillies, Malaya, and Kent
Signed in ink 'E. Tufnell' (lower right)
10 x 15in. (25.5 x 38cm.)
(3)

Sold for £496
Estimated at £300 - £500

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report
Fine overall condition, each looks bright/fresh and untouched.

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.

 
ERIC TUFNELL (BRITISH, 1888-1978)
Two watercolours of Malta convoy interest: H.M. Ships 'Mohawk','Eagle' and 'Warspite. 1941'; H.M. Ships 'Royal Sovereign', 'Eagle' and 'Malaya' 1940
The latter signed 'E. Tufnell..' (lower right); each with detailed pasted notes to reverse
Watercolour heightened with white
Approximately 10¼ x 14½in. (26.5 x 36.5cm.); together with another similar entitled All quiet off Crete Autumn 1940. Eagle, Ramillies, Malaya, and Kent
Signed in ink 'E. Tufnell' (lower right)
10 x 15in. (25.5 x 38cm.)
(3)