TOP SELLING LOTS
Bertolami Fine Art, London, February 16
Rolex Daytona 6265 first series wristwatch with ‘mille righe’ pushers, c.1971.
John Nicholson’s, Haslemere, February 17
Germination, 2001, acrylic on canvas, signed and inscribed verso, 3ft 4in (1m) square, catalogued as by Sayed Haider Raza (Indian 1922-2016). Note: following the auction the Raza Foundation was reported to have stated that based on its current knowledge the work would not appear in its catalogue raisonné.
Auction Zero, London, February 12
Emerald and diamond ring with 2ct untreated Columbian central stone, with GIA report.
HIGHEST MULTIPLE OVER TOP ESTIMATE
Bishop & Miller, Stowmarket, February 12
Ming-style Chinese porcelain blue and white ewer, 14in (35cm) high.
Kings Russell, London, February 16
Indian miniature of a nobleman and musician, 18 x 15in (41 x 37cm) with frame.
Reeman Dansie, Colchester, timed sale closing February 14
An avenue of trees, oil on board, in the manner of Thomas Churchyard (1798-1865), 10 x 7in (26 x 17cm).
Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for February 11-17, 2021.
‘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