6th Nov, 2018 11:00

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

 
  Lot 83
 

83

GERALD M. BURN (BRITISH, 1862-1945): H.M.S. 'Renown' carrying the Prince of Wales on route to Australia

GERALD M. BURN (BRITISH, 1862-1945)

H.M.S. 'Renown' carrying the Prince of Wales en route to Australia

Sepia watercolour

Signed 'Gerald M. Burn' (lower right) and inscribed 'H.M.S. Renown Nov. 1919' (lower left)

9 x 20¼in. (23 x 51.5cm.); together with a signed etching of Thames barges by W.L. Wyllie; a reproduction print of the Battle of Jutland by Wyllie and a coloured etching by Henry Walker

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Sold for £521
Estimated at £150 - £250

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report

Renown: timestained and foxed, needs cleaning


Wyllie etching: heavily foxed, will clean

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.

 

GERALD M. BURN (BRITISH, 1862-1945)

H.M.S. 'Renown' carrying the Prince of Wales en route to Australia

Sepia watercolour

Signed 'Gerald M. Burn' (lower right) and inscribed 'H.M.S. Renown Nov. 1919' (lower left)

9 x 20¼in. (23 x 51.5cm.); together with a signed etching of Thames barges by W.L. Wyllie; a reproduction print of the Battle of Jutland by Wyllie and a coloured etching by Henry Walker

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Auction: Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Speedy'), 6th Nov, 2018

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Main View and Sale Venue:
25 Blythe Road
London, W14 0PD

Large Object View and Post-Sale Collection:
6 Imperial Studios
3-11 Imperial Road
London, SW6 2AG

 

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