TOP SELLING LOTS
Tennants, Leyburn, August 6
David’s Lilies by Mary Fedden (1915-2012), signed and dated 1989, oil on board, 2ft 6in x 2ft (75 x 60cm).
Bonhams, London, August 11
Silver and silver-gilt filigree tall decanter by Stuart Devlin (1931-2018), London 1981, 60oz.
J Straker Chadwick, Abergavenny, August 7
Single bottle of Romanée-Conti Monopole 1999.
HIGHEST MULTIPLE OVER TOP ESTIMATE
Maxwells, Stockport, August 12
Victorian aquamarine or topaz riviere necklace in 9ct gold.
Opus Auctions, Sunningdale, Berkshire, August 6
Late Qing porcelain famille rose four-section stacking bowl and cover, some chipping.
Cadmore Auctions, Cheshunt, August 10
Probably 16th century northern European oil on panel painting of the Baptism of Christ, 18in (39cm) high.
Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for August 6-12, 2020.
‘Highest multiple over top estimate' = Our selection of items from the top 20 highest hammer prices as a multiple of the high estimate paid by internet bidders on thesaleroom.com
'Top selling lots' = Our selection of items from the top 20 highest hammer prices paid by internet bidders on thesaleroom.com