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Stamp auction - 10 March 2011 (realised prices)
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Sale 138 - Picture Post Cards - Subject Cards
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • Actors
276
Used (on letter or envelope)
ACTORS & ACTRESSES extensive collection of 505 cards sorted alphabetically, mainly RP's with full or half length shots in costume incl. many well known e.g. Gladys Cooper, Zena Dave, Vesta Tilly, Flanagan & Allen etc. & many lesser known plus a few advertising cards. £150 to 200 £165.00
277   Used (on letter or envelope)
ACTORS/PERFORMERS/VARIETY varied range, several signed. (174) £120 to 150 £120.00
  • Advertising
278
Used (on letter or envelope)
ADVERTISING useful lot with ads on front or back incl. Frys Chocolate, Pears Bubbles, theatrical etc. (148) £250 to 300 £300.00
  • Animals
279
Used (on letter or envelope)
ANIMALS & INSECTS 20thC assembly, some 200 cards, butterflies, some humour. (67) £50 to 70 £50.00
280
Used (on letter or envelope)
ANIMALS 20thC group of dogs, some photos, many artists, noted (21), comics - Bonzo by Studdy. (104) £70 to 90 £155.00
281
Used (on letter or envelope)
ANIMALS goat, horse & dog carts, mainly European, GB & Egypt, PPC types incl. RP rare Llama cart. (72) £50 to 70 £50.00
282
Used (on letter or envelope)
ANIMALS good variety incl. comic types, animal art cards, dogs, lions, tigers, monkeys, rabbits etc. (103) £100 to 120 N/S
  • Archaeology
283   Used (on letter or envelope)
ARCHAEOLOGY 20thC incl. museum cards, Egyptian, Roman with many Hadrian's Wall photos, Corbridge & Chesters fort. (50) £30 to 40 N/S
  • Art
284
Used (on letter or envelope)
ART 20thC GB with few India, mainly Tucks Oilettes, many fine. (73) £50 to 60 N/S
285
Used (on letter or envelope)
ART DECO/GLAMOUR by Brynolf Wennerberg, attractive group. (42) £120 to 150 £110.00
286
Used (on letter or envelope)
ARTISTS 20th Century, some notable signed Glamour PPC's, several T Corbella, Philip Boileau - Gibson Girls, Asti & others, comics by Lance Thackerey, quantity of hand drawn & numerous others. (241) £180 to 200 £160.00
287
Used (on letter or envelope)
ARTISTS 20thC group of Art & Artist signed PPC's - Quinton, Quatermain, Harry Paine military, Caldecott, Endacott & others, fine & colourful, group of pictorial comedy etc. (142) £80 to 100 N/S
  • Aviation
288
Used (on letter or envelope)
AVIATION 20th Century large assembly of rare & unusual PPC's with RP's, airships, shot down Zeppelins, bi-planes, mono planes, early WWI-WWII, fighters & bombers in action & formations, some French Chocolate advert aviation cards, aircraft being British, American, French & German, with commercial aircraft & a few photographs. Unrepeatable. (318) £300 to 400 £620.00
289
Used (on letter or envelope)
AVIATION Collection of 150 cards depicting Allied & Enemy aircrafts published by 'Real Photographs Co. Liverpool', some have adhesions to reverse (when removed from album) franks are fine. £75 to 100 £90.00
  • Bamforth Song Cards
290   Used (on letter or envelope)
BAMFORTH song cards. (380) £100 to 120 N/S
  • Bells
291   Used (on letter or envelope)
BELLS 20thC Worldwide bells of many sizes & types. (50) £40 to 60 N/S
  • Birds
292
Used (on letter or envelope)
BIRDS 20th Century native to many areas incl. Exotic & very colourful, Birds of Prey, Art types & RP's. (260) £250 to 300 N/S
  • Black Humour
293   Used (on letter or envelope)
BLACK HUMOUR 20th Century quantity of comic & other PPC's, Artist's Tom 'B', D McGill, R Maurice, Dan Tempest, F Tilson & others, some not politically correct now. (231) £200 to 250 £200.00
  • Boxing
294
Used (on letter or envelope)
BOXING mainly full length poses incl. George Carpenter, Eddie Morgan, Jim Savage. (7) £20 to 30 £30.00
  • Bridges
295   Used (on letter or envelope)
BRIDGES, CAVERNS & CAVES 20thC group of world bridges (23), limestone caverns with stalactite formations, caves (54) Total of 77 cards. £45 to 65 N/S
  • Cats
296
Used (on letter or envelope)
CATS 20thC large group PPC's of this popular subject with 1920's-30's artist signed in quantity incl. Louis Wain (9), Arthur Thiele (3), other continental artists to view. (277) £350 to 450 £300.00
  • Children
297
Used (on letter or envelope)
CHILDREN & BABIES incl. many comic types, nursery rhymes, fairies, advertising etc. extensive lot to view. (420) £120 to 180 £160.00
298   Used (on letter or envelope)
CHILDREN incl. many comic types, fairy, fantasy, poetry etc. well worth viewing. (390) £120 to 18 £165.00
299   Used (on letter or envelope)
CHILDREN/TOYS incl. several teddy bears. (105) £80 to 100 £90.00
300   Used (on letter or envelope)
CHILDREN & BABIES 20thC assembly, many fine RP portraits, family groups, some humour, Chinese Missionary PPC's, lovely lot. (223) £100 to 120 £120.00
  • Cinema Stars
301   Used (on letter or envelope)
CINEMA STARS 1930-40's mainly British & American film stars, many RP's, Shirley Temple (many different), Chaplin 'Red Letter Photocards' etc. (77) £50 to 60 £56.00
  • Clocks
302   Used (on letter or envelope)
CLOCKS various clock towers, floral clocks etc. (48) £30 to 40 N/S
  • Comic
303
Used (on letter or envelope)
COMIC extensive selection of 431 cards - approx two thirds sorted by artists alphabetically, viewing recommended. £150 to 200 £250.00
  • Disney
304
Used (on letter or envelope)
DISNEY & CIRCUS incl. Disney Valentines Snow White & Seven Dwarfs scenes, Circus range incl. Emily's Ponies presented by Emily Paulo, elephants, Miss Marguerite the Flexible Girl, Zarmah animal trainer, clowns etc. (80) £80 to 100 £80.00
  • Easter
305
Used (on letter or envelope)
EASTER 20thC World Easter PPC's incl. humour & novelty types. (58) £40 to 60 N/S
  • Erotica
306
  EROTICA collection of 336 different reproduction photographic cards in sepia of Victorian or Edwardian ladies, either nude or in various stages of undress, lingerie, stockings, suspenders etc. £80 to 85 £80.00
307
Used (on letter or envelope)
EROTICA 20thC mainly PPC's, French origin. (79) £150 to 200 £160.00
308   Used (on letter or envelope)
EROTICA a similar group. (79) £150 to 200 £150.00
  • Ethnic
309
Used (on letter or envelope)
ETHNIC 20thC worldwide assembly of dress, social history, some Native American to view. (158) £100 to 120 £100.00
310   Used (on letter or envelope)
ETHNIC BEAUTIES range incl. nude or partial nudes. (57) £100 to 120 £170.00
  • Expeditions
311
Used (on letter or envelope)
EXPEDITIONS 20thC group of polar expeditions, also Capt. Buchanan's Sahara Crossing. (2) £35 to 45 N/S
  • Faith
312   Used (on letter or envelope)
FAITH/HOPE/CHARITY mainly USA Thanksgiving. (48) £40 to 50 N/S
  • Fans
313   Used (on letter or envelope)
FANS various costumes incl. Japanese, all holding fans etc. (48) £50 to 70 N/S
  • Fantasy
314
Used (on letter or envelope)
FANTASY - heads, skulls, Napoleon etc. (9) £30 to 40 £30.00
  • Fire
315
Used (on letter or envelope)
FIRE/DISASTER various views, Firemen at Work, GB & foreign. (44) £70 to 90 £70.00
  • Fishing
316
Used (on letter or envelope)
FISHING varied group, fisher lassies, fish markets incl. Gt Yarmouth & Scarborough, Fish Pontoon - Grimsby, various fishing vessels. (93) £100 to 120 N/S
  • Football
317
Used (on letter or envelope)
FOOTBALL various teams incl. St. Judes 1908-09, Connaught Rovers 1909, Huddersfield Northern Union, 1921 etc. comic, stadium etc. (12) £30 to 40 £46.00
  • Glamour
318
Used (on letter or envelope)
GLAMOUR extensive collection of 403 cards featuring various artists, fashoin, swimware, scantily clad, comic cards etc. Super lot to view. £200 to 250 £210.00
  • Golf
319
Used (on letter or envelope)
GOLF various courses, games in progress, comic etc. (20) £40 to 50 £74.00
  • Greetings
320
Used (on letter or envelope)
GREETINGS 20thC assembly - all types greetings cards incl. Christmas, New Year, Birthday, Valentine & others, from many countries, unchecked for artist signed. (214) £150 to 200 £140.00
  • Gypsies
321
Used (on letter or envelope)
GYPSIES Romany encampments, Balkans, Spain, Central Europe etc. (45) £40 to 60 £170.00
  • Heraldry
322   Used (on letter or envelope)
HERALDIC various City Coat of Arms, College Arms etc. (20) £20 to 25 N/S
  • Holiday Camps
323   Used (on letter or envelope)
HOLIDAY CAMPS incl. RP's Montgomery Ballroom, Butlins, Barton Hall Caravan Centre, Swimming Pool Puckpool Camp. (47) £30 to 40 £36.00
  • Horse Drawn
324
Used (on letter or envelope)
HORSE DRAWN TRANSPORT with several RP's of coaches incl. Cawdls Coaching Excursions from Torquay. (18) £30 to 40 £52.00
  • Horses
325
Used (on letter or envelope)
HORSES useful lot incl. RP's, art types, racing, hunting, shore horses, working horses etc. (104) £100 to 130 N/S
  • Hostels
326   Used (on letter or envelope)
HOSTELS various YHA cards, YMCA Hut Fund, 1906 58th London BB etc. (46) £40 to 50 £40.00
  • Judaica
327
Used (on letter or envelope)
JUDAICA 20thC varied group of portraits, Europe locations, graveyards, Wailing Wall & agriculture scenes & workers (39) £20 to 25 £32.00
  • Laundry
328   Used (on letter or envelope)
LAUNDRY/CLEANING incl. washing lines, cleaning by waterside etc. (15) £15 to 20 £15.00
  • Lifeboats
329
Used (on letter or envelope)
LIFEBOATS 20thC most interesting assembly PPC's of lifeboats, mainly GB. (51) £120 to 150 N/S
  • LIGHTHOUSES
330   Used (on letter or envelope)
LIGHTHOUSES mainly UK, good variety. (144) £150 to 200 N/S
  • Literacy
331
Used (on letter or envelope)
LITERACY 20thC large assembly, much Charles Dickens interest & characters, Tucks Oilettes, portraits, Pope, Tennyson, Macaulay, Ruskin, also Dante, Goethe & others, many fine. (184) £150 to 200 N/S
  • Midgets
332
Used (on letter or envelope)
MIDGETS incl. theatrical, Colonel Harrison's African Pigmies, Willy Pantzers Wonderful Midgets, Chaffers Midget Revue. (20) £20 to 30 £20.00
  • MILITARY - 2
333
Used (on letter or envelope)
MILITARY (NAZI) WW2 many RP's, ceremonial parades, marches, action scenes, flak batteries, high ranking officers etc. Fine lot incl. POW Camp OFLAG VI. (44) £70 to 90 £125.00
334   Used (on letter or envelope)
MILITARY (Russo Japanese War) C1905-06 group of Military & Naval war action scenes incl. panoramic stationery card, cavalry & infantry charges, many scarce, few small faults. (30) £60 to 80 £76.00
335   Used (on letter or envelope)
MILITARY 1907-08 French Morocco Campaign (21) & 1936-39 Spanish Civil War (5), scarce assembly. (26) £40 to 50 £40.00
336
Used (on letter or envelope)
MILITARY WW1 with pre WW1 Military Camps, notable RP's - Chisledon Camp, Redesdale Artillery Camp, others, British Tanks, also Daily Mail Official War Photo Cards, fine group. (97) £140 to 180 £140.00
337
Used (on letter or envelope)
MILITARY WWI/WW2 fine assembly with many rare PPC's incl. British, French, Russian & Germany/Austria interest, trio soldier portraits by Emile Dupuis, several Austria postally U, British 1924 Defenders of the Empire - whiskey advert, much WW2, Generals Dempsey, Montgomery, NAAFI Club Brussels, Tobruk 1941 card, 1945 Atomic bomb photographs, more to view. (195) £200 to 250 £200.00
338
Used (on letter or envelope)
MILITARY WW1 group of British & Allied PPC's some historical action scenes incl. 1879 Lancers at Ulundi (Zulu War), Tucks Oilette NZ Infantry, many more to view. (163) £100 to 120 £100.00
339
Used (on letter or envelope)
MILITARY WW1 group of British & French PPC's many action scenes war damage, portraits, soldier groups & others incl. British India, Mohmand Field Force - rare postcard, much more. (162) £100 to 120 £90.00
340
Used (on letter or envelope)
MILITARY WW1 group - a further mixed selection, one 'On Brighton Beach' Gallipoli, much more. (168) £100 to 120 £90.00
341
Used (on letter or envelope)
MILITARY a further group. (167) £100 to 120 £90.00
  • Model Railway
342   Used (on letter or envelope)
MODEL RAILWAY mainly RP's incl. Pullman Coaches at Hythe Station, Miniature Railway approaching Eskdale. (13) £20 to 25 N/S
  • Music
343
Used (on letter or envelope)
MUSIC - Orchestras, conductors, Royal United Campanologists etc. (39) £40 to 45 £40.00
344
Used (on letter or envelope)
MUSIC extensive selection of 522 cards covering composers, orchestras, bands, conducting, opera etc. well worth viewing. £200 to 250 £200.00
  • Napoleon
345   Used (on letter or envelope)
NAPOLEON BONAPARTE 20thC assembly with portraits, family groups, residences, battles, panoramic Waterloo battle scenes, later Napoleon III & Eugenie, Prince Imperial killed in Zulu War 1879. (105) £80 to 100 £90.00
  • Naval
346
Used (on letter or envelope)
NAVAL Pre WW1 to WW2 postcards & photographs of Naval Action interest with same era Warships of all types incl. submarines, aircraft carriers, also Naval history types, some Admiral portraits & reviews - various weaponry, mines, ceremonials, German interest incl. Graf Spee funeral & battleship Brandenburg, artist Hans Bohrdt, some humour - a remarkable group to view. (244) £350 to 500 £350.00
  • Novelty
347
Used (on letter or envelope)
NOVELTY 20th Century all types incl. Humour, many signed, with Lawson Wood, F Spurgin, Attwell & others. Actors & actresses incl. Bookmark types, advertising, Ettlinger's Fantasy cards (7), Ship Hold to Light & much more to view. (277) £250 to 300 £260.00
  • Nursing
348   Used (on letter or envelope)
NURSING & PATRIOTIC 20thC all aspects of nursing, all world hospitals, wards, interiors, theatres, Russian SPA scenes, military & patriotic with some humour. (181) £120 to 150 £120.00
  • Police
349
Used (on letter or envelope)
POLICE/LAW & ORDER interesting group incl. public executions, police on horseback, comic etc. (26) £50 to 80 N/S
  • Political
350
Used (on letter or envelope)
POLITICAL interesting lot with Propaganda incl. Nazi Heads of State incl. Mussolini, Comic, The Economic League - Claremont Place - Newcastle. (52) £50 to 70 £52.00
  • RADIO
351
Used (on letter or envelope)
RADIO/GREETINGS incl. Marconi on Signal Hill, Goonhilly Radio Station, varied range Greetings, Valentine etc. (73) £60 to 80 N/S
  • Railway
352
Used (on letter or envelope)
RAILWAY 20thC large assembly PPC's, many accident & wrecks, railway company cards & steamers, WW1 ambulance ward car (2), scarce engine types, incl. few foreign. (264) £200 to 250 £310.00
353
Used (on letter or envelope)
RAILWAY 20thC PPC's of engines, London Underground & other stations, railway company view cards & shipping vessels, many scarce. (93) £120 to 150 £190.00
354
Used (on letter or envelope)
RAILWAY foreign range mainly Steam Engines, odd stations, disaster etc. (83) £80 to 120 £80.00
355
Used (on letter or envelope)
RAILWAY STATIONS incl. RP's Parkeston, Romford, Wisbech, Colchester, Delgarth etc. (19) £70 to 100 £175.00
  • Religion
356
Used (on letter or envelope)
RELIGION 20th Century all religions, with Hindu culture, Fakirs, ritualistic rites, religious sites, customs, Christian missionary schools, Miserere seats, also Buddhist & Islamic. (255) £60 to 80 £84.00
  • Romance
357   Used (on letter or envelope)
ROMANCE incl. comic types, war time, embracing couples etc. (83) £60 to 80 N/S
  • ROYALTY - 2
358
Used (on letter or envelope)
ROYALTY - foreign with useful European & Russia etc. (84) £100 to 130 £120.00
359
Used (on letter or envelope)
ROYALTY 20thC all reigns from KEVII incl. rare group of six, making single pictorial KEVII scene of French origin, RP's of all family Braemar, Coronations, funerals etc. fine & unusual. (252) £200 to 300 £310.00
  • Rural Pursuits
360
Used (on letter or envelope)
RURAL PURSUITS 20thC Farming prize animals & bulls, herds & flocks, crops & cart transport, tree felling, hop picking, charcoal burning etc. (254) £120 to 150 £310.00
  • Santa
361
Used (on letter or envelope)
SANTA CLAUS & SNOWMEN 20thC small group Father Christmas costumes incl. one green robe, also snowmen. (29) £40 to 60 £40.00
  • Scouts
362
Used (on letter or envelope)
SCOUTS & GUIDES 20thC all scouting subjects with Girl Guides & Boys Brigade, Sea Scouts, unusual comic cards, Boys Brigade membership cards, many camps, groups, events, un-missable lot. (115) £120 to 150 £210.00
  • Shipping
363
Used (on letter or envelope)
SHIPPING 20thC assembly, all types vessels incl. merchant passenger liners, warships, interiors, fine lot. (108) £150 to 200 £150.00
364
Used (on letter or envelope)
SHIPPING 20thC fine group coastal steamers incl. Macbraynes many sailing vessels, yachts, historic warships & more. (124) £120 to 150 £120.00
365
Used (on letter or envelope)
SHIPPING Album containing a collection of 47 cards incl. over 20 of the Mauritania with scarce RP's of Capt Pritchard on the Bridge, Veranda Cafe, 1st Class Dining Room, HMS Swift passing Mauritania (2), coloured cards incl. leaving the Tyne, other shipping incl. SS Alberta, RMS Aquitania, RMS Lancastria, RMS Majestic & more to view. Fine lot. £150 to 200 £170.00
366
Used (on letter or envelope)
SHIPPING 20thC assembly, all aspects shipping & liners worldwide, mainly passenger & commercial transports, many elusive companies incl. Red Star Line, P & O, Ellermans, Orient, American & many more, some interiors, 1922 Burning Ship in Sea of Marmora, to view. (150+) £150 to 200 £260.00
367
Used (on letter or envelope)
SHIPPING Cunnard - White Star Line 20thC assembly vessels, notable liners & interiors, some ships duplicated, many VF. (150) £200 to 250 £220.00
368
Used (on letter or envelope)
SHIPPING 20thC a similar assembly to previous lot, Red Star Line as before, 1906 RP Burning of 'Lugano' off Hastings etc, to view. (150+) £150 to 200 £150.00
369
Used (on letter or envelope)
SHIPPING Cunnard - White Star Line 20thC, a further assembly. (150) £200 to 250 £250.00
  • Silhouettes
370   Used (on letter or envelope)
SILHOUETTES mixed lot incl. Posting a Letter, Fashion etc. (23) £50 to 70 £72.00
  • Smoking
371   Used (on letter or envelope)
SMOKING varied selection cigarettes, pipes etc. (32) £30 to 40 £30.00
  • Social
372   Used (on letter or envelope)
SOCIAL HISTORY 20thC much of interest with social events, dress, outings, parties, Morris dancers, schoolroom Esperanto, worth further research. (218) £150 to 180 £200.00
  • Sport
373
Used (on letter or envelope)
SPORT incl. Weight Lifting, Cricket, Tennis, Table Tennis, Olympics, Hockey, Fox Hunting & more to view. (59) £100 to 120 £110.00
  • Stamps
374
Used (on letter or envelope)
STAMPS & COINS incl. embossed silver/gold coins by countries, post boxes, postmen, stamps on cards with foreign & British Empire etc. (44) £100 to 120 £160.00
  • Tea
375   Used (on letter or envelope)
TEA mainly workers, packers in India & Ceylon etc. (43) £40 to 60 N/S
  • Telephones
376   Used (on letter or envelope)
TELEPHONE incl. comic types, anniversaries & greetings all depicting telephones. (21) £20 to 25 N/S
  • The Beatles
377
Used (on letter or envelope)
THE BEATLES, the set if four 'Eskimo Foods' publicity cards depicting the fab four. £10 to 15 N/S
  • Theatrical
378
Used (on letter or envelope)
THEATRICAL & ENTERTAINMENT 20th Century early & many long forgotten GB artists, theatre acts & groups, acrobats, midgets, oriental & exotic entertainers, USA & France, fortune tellers, Pierrots, later 'Sooty' group & some humour etc. (313) £200 to 250 £200.00
  • Transport
379
Used (on letter or envelope)
TRANSPORT varied range all modes of transport incl. cycles, motor cycles, trams, buses, automobiles etc. £150 to 200 £210.00
  • Trees
380   Used (on letter or envelope)
TREES - wide variety. (114) £70 to 90 N/S
  • Umberellas
381   Used (on letter or envelope)
UMBRELLAS incl. comic types, Japanese etc. (63) £50 to 70 N/S
  • Volcanos
382   Used (on letter or envelope)
VOLCANOS (mainly) views of before, during & after eruptions. (47) £40 to 60 £42.00
  • Windmills
383
Used (on letter or envelope)
WINDMILLS incl. Reigate Mill, Herne Mill, Bidston Mill, High Salvington etc. (26) £40 to 50 £37.00
  • World Expositions
384
Used (on letter or envelope)
WORLD EXPOSITIONS 20th Century assembly from 1900 Paris Universelle, early 20th Century British Exhibitions, Franco-British etc. 1911 Vienna Stamp Expo, early Franz Josef & Kaiser Wilhelm events, scarce booklets of cards, 1937 Paris Expo, more unusual 1951 Festival of Britain cards, 1924-25 Wembley & many more. (209) £200 to 250 £260.00
  • WWI
385
Used (on letter or envelope)
WW1 SILKS 20thC large assembly incl. regimental badges, rare RFC & Australian Forces, Arras War damage 1915, many souvenir & greetings types, fine silk RMS Caronia & RMS Virginian vessel types. (114) £200 to 250 £350.00
 
   
       
   
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