Archive for October, 2010

Owl Painting by Australian Wild Life Artist Humphrey Price Jones

Water Colour Owl Painting

A wonderful water colour and gouache painting of a Tawney owl with its prey by the well known and talented Australian wild life artist Humphrey Price Jones. Circa: 1961.  Framed and glazed and a quality painting in very nice condition.  Payment for this painting is by Bank Transfer please.

Price:  £845.00p, inclusive of  p&p, 




Antique Porcelain Cupid and Swan Sleigh

   Posted by: Bob    in Ceramics

Antique Porcelain Cupid and Swan Sleigh

Antique Porcelain Cupid and Swan Sleigh

A fine piece of porcelain showing a cupid on a sleigh with floral decoration and what appears to be the head and neck of a swan as the front of the sleigh. No factory marks but looks a continental piece and probably late victorian or early Edwardian. A lovely cabinet piece in very good condition for all to enjoy at a sensible price.   See Payment Options.

Price:  £75.00p, inclusive of  p&p,  mainland U.K.   NOT AVAILABLE 


Belleek Tree Vase, Irish Porcelain

   Posted by: Bob    in Ceramics

Belleek Porcelain Tree Vase

Belleek Tree Vase

A fine piece of Irish porcelain from Belleek, this Tree Vase is a fine cabinet piece that I have enjoyed personally for the last two years and now I must sell it and find other interesting pieces to enjoy. A gift at this price!!!    For info on how to purchase this or other items on this site please tel: Bob on 07988506321.  See Payment Options. 

Price;  £35.00p SOLD..SOLD..SOLD

Furness Wilson Water Colour of Moorland Scene

Furness Wilson, Water Colour of Moorland Scene

A fine water colour painting of a moorland scene with mist descending on the hill sides by Furness Wilson a little known, but thoroughly professional Scotish landscape artist who has a wonderful style to his work that makes you think you are looking straight out of a window at the scene in the painting. This painting is a small size at approx. 220 x 100 mm. in a frame, overall frame size is approx. 310 x 188 mm.    For more info on this or anything else on this site please phone: Bob  on 07988506321.  See Payment Options.

Price:  £78.00p, inclusive of  p&p, mainland U.K.    NOT AVAILABLE 


Antique Victorian Fishing Reel

   Posted by: Bob    in Antiques, Fishing Tackle

Antique Victorian Fishing Reel

Antique Victorian Fishing Reel

A fine old Victorian fishing reel, in good condition and with old fishing line still on the reel, no makers name but looks very much like a Hardy in style and size.  If you have any enquiries regarding purchase or requiring other information about this or anything else on the site please Telephone:  Bob Seymour at Colchester Antiques on 07988506321 See Payment Options. 

Price:  £12.00p,   SOLD-SOLD-SOLD-SOLD

Edwardian Print of Rembrandts Mother

Large Print of ‘Rembrandts Mother’. Edwardian c. 1905

This lovey antique print of Rembrandts Mother, print thought to be Victorian but encased in a wonderful Edwardian Period Frame. Minor wear to frame and age related spots to print otherwise all in fair condition.  Circa: 1880-1905.   See Payment Options.   (M)121209

Price:  £200.00p, inclusive of  p&p,  mainland U.K. only 


Oil Painting, Harvest TimeA very well painted oil painting scene of harvest time, a good busy back ground with lots going on. Thought to have been painted in the mid 1900′s this painting represents a good value for money painting, signed by the artist Wilde-Latham.  See Payment Options. 

Price  £75.00p, inclusive of  p&p,  mainland U.K. only. SOLD..SOLD.SOLD


Maling Lustre Ware Pottery Mug (Chintz Pattern)

   Posted by: Bob    in Ceramics

Maling Lustre Ware Mug, circa: 1930's A superb quality, chintz pattern, lustre ware mug made by Maling circa. 1930, decorated in a brown chintz pattern and in excellant condition.    A really quality piece that could be used as a mug or placed on a shelf  for decoration and a conversation piece. Truely excellant value at this price.   Payment by Paypal available, please contact for details.

  Price:  £ 25.00  SOLD —SOLD — SOLD — SOLD

Thomas Devany Forrestall, Water colour painting, titled "The Scales".A water colour painting titled “The Scales” by the renowned Canadian realist painter Thomas Devany Forrestall, born 1936. This is a classic of  Forrestalls work showing simplicity yet thought provoking art with exceptional quality in style and content. Signed by the artist and dated 1974 in lower left hand corner of picture, also signed and titled by the artist on the verso of picture with other writing which states; “Painted at the house in Upper Clements, Nova Scotia”. This represents a value for money painting from an amazingly talented artist and a sound investment.   Available FOR SALE from my personal collection, please enquire….  ….. Payment by Bank Transfer on this painting.   (EE)140910

Price: £1175.00p, inclusive of p&p, mainland U.K. only.


Victorian Portrait of Elegant Young Lady

Portrait of a Victorian Lady, c.1890′s

This is a superbly painted Victorian water colour portrait of an ellegant Victorian  young lady sitting in a chair, not signed but has the initials, L.G. Mc.C and the year date 91.  The painting is in very nice condition and is set in an excellant period style frame and represents value for money and a great investment.

This painting is in my private collection and is For Sale, please enquire…

Payment by Bank Transfer or PayPal 

Price:  £195.00p, inclusive of p&p,  mainland U.K.