Tue, 2nd Nov 2021 10:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Zephyr)

  Lot 30


HORACE X. BROWNE, BRITISH 19TH/20TH CENTURY A full rigged merchantman underway

Sold for £124
Estimated at £150 - £250

(Please note the sold price includes buyer's premium at 24%)

Condition report

Mild scuffing, signature obliterated and rewritten in.

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.



A full-rigged merchantman underway

Watercolour and gouache

Signed and dated 'Horace X. Browne / 10/96' (lower right)

19½ x 13½in. (49.5 x 34.5cm.); together with another of a cutter yacht entitled Winfread Leading, signed 'J.H. West' (lower right), 11¾ x 8½in. (30 x 21.5cm.)


Auction: Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Zephyr), Tue, 2nd Nov 2021

Mercantile (Sail) – 1-92A
Mercantile (Steam) – 93-151
Naval (Sail) – 155-236
Naval (Steam) – 240-340
Navigation & Scientific Instruments – 341-392 


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