Antique brass Aylward Brewery sign
Aylward Brewery brass sign
An old and rare, well worn brass Aylward Brewery advertising sign.

The painted lettering is very worn leaving the embossed letters visible and the remnants of paint/enamel visible there is some bending to the sign.

Approximate measurements are:

  • Height: 4.5" / 11 cm
  • 26" / 66 cm<

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    2x Verre Eglomise frames with rustic scenes
    2x Verre Eglomise framed prints
    A Pair of antique prints showing rustic themes presented in ebonised Verre Eglomise frames that show a back-painted thick black border edged with double fine gilt lines.

    Approximate measurements are:

  • Frame width = 15.5" / 39 cm
  • Frame height = 13.5" / 35 cm
  • Print width = 9" / 22.5 cm
  • Print height = 7" / 18 cm
  • £120.00 Add to basket
    Oil on board portrait
    Oil on board portrait
    A portrait in oil on artist's board of an older gentleman - framed not glazed.
    • Height = 17" / 43 cm
    • Depth = 12" / 30 cm
    £60.00 Add to basket
    Freestanding carved wooden African head mask / statue
    freestanding African carved mask
    An original carved wooden head piece that is freestanding but flat-backed so that it could be hung on a wall. There is a wire attached to do so. African in origin and believed to come from Gambia, with what appears appears to be elements of an elephant mask with possibly a trunk to the top in the middle Definitely striking and decorative with some age. Approximate measurements:
    • Height: 30" / 76 cm
    • Width: 9" / 23 cm
    • Depth: 4.5" / 12 cm
    £55.00 Add to basket
    Original Charlotte Fawley Ballet drawings La Bayadere Corps de Ballet ROH 1998
    Charlotte Fawley original – La Bayadere
    Charlotte Fawley is an artist with an extensive portfolio of work that has built up through her long association with the Royal Opera House Covent Garden where she works as an invited artist. This drawing features a member of the Corps de Ballet from the 1998 production of La Bayadere at the Royal Opera House in London's Covent Garden. This is an unmounted or framed original artwork hand-drawn in ink of ivory paper. Measurements (A3):
    • Width = 16.5" / 42 cm
    • Height = 11.75" / 29.7 cm
    £95.00 Add to basket
    Hand tinted engraving of The Doctors' Toil by Thomas Rowlandson 1814
    Doctor’s sick’ning toil… Rowlandson 1814
    An antique hand tinted engraving published in 1814 and by the illustrator Thomas Rowlandson - known for his work on the Dr. Syntax series. This piece is from a book called The English dance of death and is titled "The undertaker and the quack"
    • Width: 13.5" / 34 cm
    • Height: 11" / 28 cm
    £99.00 Add to basket
    dancebites - The Royal Ballet on Tour - Poster
    dancebites – The Royal Ballet on Tour
    An A2 sized tour poster, in excellent condition, advertising the tour dates for the "dancebites" production by the Royal Ballet Touring Company in Bath, Dartford, Northampton & Woking.  
    £30.00 Add to basket
    Antique engraving showing Oxford's spires in the distance through fields
    Oxford’s spires – pre 1830’s
    An original antique etching believed to pre-date the 1830's that shows an early view of Oxford possibly as seen from Ferry Hinksey Hill, across fields that contain two horse riders and a flock of sheep. Mounted under an off-white card then framed and glazed pithing a simple thin black wooden frame that succeeds in not competing with the image within. The frame measures approx:
    • Width: 18" / 46 cm
    • Height: 14" / 36 cm
    The engraving aperture measures approx:
    • Width: 13" / 32 cm
    • Height: 9" / 23 cm
     
    £75.00 Add to basket
    Vintage Cunard RMS Caronia poster
    Cunard – RMS Caronia poster 1950’s
    A large vintage poster titled "Caronia - 34,172 tons" The Cunard Line. The poster itself shows the RMS Caronia moving through the water. The approx measurements are:
    • Height = 19.5" x 50 cm
    • Width = 29.5" x 75 cm
    Also known as The Green Goddess, the RMS Caronia was launched in 1947 and served with the Cunard White Star Line - later Cunard Line - until 1967.
    £30.00 Add to basket
    Cunard Line RMS Carmania / Franconia poster
    Cunard – RMS Carmania poster 1950’s
    A large and clean vintage poster titled " Carmania and Franconia - 22,600 tons" The Cunard Line. The poster itself shows the RMS Carmania moving through the Atlantic - most likely on the route to and from Canada from the UK. The approx measurements are:
    • Height = 19.5" x 50 cm
    • Width = 28.5" x 72 cm
    £30.00 Add to basket
    Large Vintage Robert Wood Mountain Stream Framed Print
    Huge 1960’s Robert Wood print
    For a big splash of 1960's colour on your wall, you can't go wrong with this large framed vintage print of a mountain stream scene by Robert Wood. This is a huge piece that is in good overall condition - possibly needing a clean but with no signs of staining or other damage. The size of the framed painting is:
    • Wide = 40" / 102 cm
    • Height = 27.5" / 71 cm
    £85.00 Add to basket
    early 19th century portrait of a seated lady
    SOLD – 19th century portrait
    An early 19th century watercolour of a seated lady deep in her own thoughts with long flowing dark hair and colour in her cheeks.
    • Frame Height = 14" / 35.5 cm
    • Frame Width = 13" / 33 cm
    • Image Height = 9" / 23 cm
    • Image Width = 6.5" / 16.5 cm
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    Charlotte Fawley original ballet drawing in ink of Teddy Kumakawa 1998
    SOLD – Royal Ballet artwork
    Charlotte Fawley is a artist with an extensive portfolio of work that has built through her long association with the Royal Opera House Covent Garden where she works as an invited artist. This drawing features former Royal Ballet principal dancer Tetsuya "Teddy" Kumakawa in the Royal Opera House production of the Prince of the Pagodas in 1998. This is an unmounted or framed original artwork hand-drawn in ink of ivory paper. Measurements (A3):
    • Width = 16.5" / 42 cm
    • Height = 11.75" / 29.7 cm
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    Vintage 1967 Stanfords School World Map
    SOLD – 1967 School World Map
    A vintage linen-backed map of the world - published in 1967 and attached to two wooden poles with a cotton loop for both tying the map up securely when rolled up and for hanging from when unrolled.
  • Width = 40" / 100 cm
  • Height = 28" / 71 cm


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    Dairy Ice Cream - hand painted 1950's fairground art
    SOLD – Dairy Ice Cream – 1950’s sign
    An original hand painted sign advertising "Dairy Ice Cream" believed to have come from a fairground stall and dating back to the 1950's. Painted on wood this sign has some clear signs of age with chips and scratches as shown in the photographs. Our Dairy Ice Cream sign measures approx:
    • Width: 42" / 107 cm
    • Height: 8.75" / 22 cm
    • Depth: just under 0.5" / 8 mm
     
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    DETAIL FROM ORIGINAL 1950'S POSTER OF THE CUNARD FLEET
    SOLD – Cunard 1950’s poster
    A large original 1950's poster that celebrates a review of the Cunard fleet as it was in that time. The poster is titled and names each of the 12 cruise ships / Ocean liners in the bottom border - this reads: Cunard Line - Largest Passenger Fleet on the Atlantic Queen Elizabeth - Queen Mary - Mauretania - Caronia - Britannic - Media - Parthia - Carinthea - Ivernia - Saxonia - Sylvania - Scythia The poster measures approximately:
    • Height = 18" / 45cm
    • Width = 25.5" / 64 cm
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    Sailing Ship Oil Wells
    SOLD – nautical painting
    An atmospheric painting of a three masted ship under full sail in a stormy sea believed to be painted in acrylics on canvas that has then been stretched over board in an expressive manner and painterly style, being framed but not glazed. The painting is signed and we believe the artist is F.Wells. - date unknown. The size of the framed painting is:
    • Wide = 26" / 66 cm
    • Height = 22.25" / 57 cm
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    Victorian portrait of a gentleman
    SOLD – a Victorian gentleman
    An unframed Victorian painting of a bearded gentleman sitting against a dark background in a jacket with a thin bow like tie and a gold watch chain. It's possible that this piece is an overpainted albumen photograph of the subject that was applied to the canvas and then retouched with oil paint - the texture of which is evident in many areas. There is damage in the form of a tear in the canvas that is plainly visible in the photographs supplied in the lower half of the piece and a good clean may be in order depending on your feelings about this. Approx measurements:
    • Wide = 20" / 51 cm
    • Height = 24" / 61 cm
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    Original Charlotte Fawley Ballet drawings Deborah Bull Manon ROH 1998
    SOLD – Charlotte Fawley original
    Charlotte Fawley is a artist with an extensive portfolio of work that has built through her long association with the Royal Opera House Covent Garden where she works as an invited artist. This drawing features English ballet dancer Deborah Bull in the Royal Opera House production of Manon in 1998. In this production she played the role of Lescaut's Mistress. This is an unmounted or framed original artwork hand-drawn in ink of ivory paper. Measurements (A3):
    • Width = 16.5" / 42 cm
    • Height = 11.75" / 29.7 cm
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    Original Charlotte Fawley Ballet drawings Igor Zelensky Romeo and Juliet ROH 1998
    SOLD – Charlotte Fawley ROH 1998
    Charlotte Fawley is a artist with an extensive portfolio of work that has built through her long association with the Royal Opera House Covent Garden where she works as an invited artist. This drawing features Russian ballet dancer Igor Zelensky in the Royal Opera House production of the Romeo & Juliet in 1998. In this production he played Romeo to Darcey Bussell's Juliet. This is an unmounted or framed original artwork hand-drawn in ink of ivory paper. Measurements (A3):
    • Width = 16.5" / 42 cm
    • Height = 11.75" / 29.7 cm
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    SOLD – 1980’s fruit-machine panel
    SOLD – 1980’s fruit-machine panel
    A late 20th century arcade game / slot machine "Wheel of Wealth" front panel It is opaque as it would have been lit from behind when on the machine with a series of lights mimicking a moving roulette wheel. A fun and colourful addition to any room. Approximate measurements:
    • Diameter = 15 " / 38 cm
    • Thickness = 1/8th " / 3m
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    SS Michelangelo by A Brenet
    SOLD – SS Michelangelo poster
    This is a large and clean vintage poster of Italian cruise liner the SS Michelangelo at the busy Italian Line pier in New York with West Side Highway traffic in the foreground. The poster is taken from an original artwork painted by A. Brenet in 1966 or 1967 and is printed in 4 colours on heavy paper stock. There is a wide white border around the main image to the edge of the paper. The approximate measurements are:
    • Height = 15" / 38 cm
    • Width = 22.5" / 57 cm
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    The Sea Lady - hand painted heavy wooden sign
    SOLD – The Sea Lady – fairground art
    An original hand painted sign that reads The Sea Lady. This is a large and very study / heavy piece that will be a statement in any setting. Painted on reclaimed wood by a professional sign-writer of some 30+ years as a decorative interior piece for any setting. The Sea Lady measures approx:
    • Width: 39" / 100 cm
    • Height: 9" / 23 cm
    • Depth: 0.75" / 2 cm
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    Doge Leonardo Loredano by Bellini heavily decorated papier mache frame
    SOLD – Bellini print in decorative frame
    An impressively framed early print of the Doge Leonardo Loredano by Giovanni Bellini originally painted in 1501 and now displayed in the National Gallery in London. This print was published by AC Black of Soho Square London and is part of the Menpes Series of Great Masters. The frame appears to be made of moulded paper or paper-mâché that has a golden gilt finish. There are signs of wear to the frame that can be clearly seen in the photographs and add a certain charm and authenticity to the piece as a whole. The frame is glazed with a wooden back and a paper covering that includes the publishers label. The print is showing some signs of age, foxing etc and the overall piece may benefit from a clean - or not depending on your preference. The frame measures approx:
    • Width: 21" / 54 cm
    • Height: 26" / 66 cm
    The engraving aperture measures approx:
    • Width: 12.5" / 32 cm
    • Height: 17" / 44 cm
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    Hand-painted Circus Sign
    SOLD – CIRCUS sign
    CIRCUS - a beautiful, colourful statement piece hand-painted on wood, that will look great in any room of your house or a bar, restaurant or club.
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