Sworders

Sworders Fine Art Auctioneers were established in 1782 by a Mr Peter Ramsey, in a coffee shop in North Street, Bishop’s Stortford. Sworders is now based north of Stansted Mountfitchet, Essex, in purpose built, environmentally-friendly award-winning premises which provide spacious heated auction rooms, over 200 car parking spaces, loading facilities and a sale day café. Sworders is established as East Anglia’s leading Fine Art Auction Room, with a hard-earned reputation for professionalism and integrity. Sworders has an enviable array of nationally respected specialists at our clients’ disposal and conduct market-leading auctions of Silver, Jewellery, Asian Art, 20th Century Decorative Art, Fine Wine, Books and Coins. In addition, Sworders conduct four Country House Sales a year offering Paintings, Furniture & European Works of Art and enormously popular weekly auctions of Furniture, Silver, Jewellery and Collectables. In a nutshell, Sworders sells East Anglian Art to the world.

Sworders are members of Association of Accredited Auctioneers - AAA combines 20 UK auction houses, with a combined annual turnover of over £200m. Each member auction house has built a reputation for quality and integrity, many over a period of hundreds of years. AAA members are committed to the highest standards of creditability and services to buyers and sellers.


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Objects "Sworders"

A Japanese bronze vase

A Japanese bronze vase, Meiji period (1868-1912), of baluster form with a flared rim, cast in relief with boar hunting under a pine tree in a mountain landscape, the reverse with hunters chasing rabbits and monkeys, the neck and base decorated with stylised ho-o and dragons amongst clouds, details inlaid with gold and silver, double dragon handles, the base pierced with stylised bats, engraved mark Dai Nihon Kanamori Soshichi sei, 53cm, with detachable liner (2) Kanamori Soshichi (1821-1892) opened a copperware shop in Onmadashi-machi at the age of 23. Improving the quality of his copperware, he quickly began to design original and new products. He received a prize at the Vienna Expo held in 1873 and became world famous. Condition Report Request further information or images A Japanese bronze vase, A Japanese bronze vase, Meiji period (1868-1912), of baluster form with a flared rim, cast in relief with boar hunting under a pine tree in a mountain landscape, the reverse with hunters chasing rabbits and monkeys, the neck and base decorated with stylised, ho-o, and dragons amongst clouds, details inlaid with gold and silver, double dragon handles, the base pierced with stylised bats, engraved mark Dai Nihon Kanamori Soshichi sei, 53cm, with detachable liner (2), Kanamori Soshichi (1821-1892) opened a copperware shop in Onmadashi-machi at the age of 23. Improving the quality of his copperware, he quickly began to design original and new products. He received a prize at the Vienna Expo held in 1873 and became world famous. Condition Report, Condition Report, Request further information or images, Request further information or images, A Japanese bronze vaseRead more

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A Chinese silver cigarette box, early 20th century, chased with dragons

A Chinese silver cigarette box, early 20th century, chased with dragons on a matted ground, wood lining, marked LH, 90 and Henglai, 15.3cm 二十世纪初 银锤鍱云龙纹雪茄盒 《LH》《恒来》《90》模款 Condition Report Splits at corners. Slight dents. Gross weight 370.2g including wood liner, approximately. Wood liner in cover base. The cover with ill fitting surface scratching. Request further information or images A Chinese silver cigarette box, early 20th century, chased with dragons on a matted ground, wood ... A Chinese silver cigarette box, early 20th century, chased with dragons on a matted ground, wood lining, marked LH, 90 and Henglai, , 15.3cm, 二十世纪初 银锤鍱云龙纹雪茄盒 《LH》《恒来》《90》模款, Condition Report, Condition Report, Splits at corners. Slight dents. Gross weight 370.2g including wood liner, approximately. Wood liner in cover base. The cover with ill fitting surface scratching. Request further information or images, Splits at corners. Slight dents. Gross weight 370.2g including wood liner, approximately. Wood liner in cover base. The cover with ill fitting surface scratching. Request further information or images, A Chinese silver cigarette box, early 20th century, chased with dragons on a matted ground, wood ..Read more

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A Chinese silver three-piece tea set, early 20th century, each piece

A Chinese silver three-piece tea set, early 20th century, each piece embossed with a dragon, simulated bamboo handles, marked Sanyi and WS, teapot 15.5cm high (3) 二十世纪初 银锤鍱龙纹茶壶茶具三件套 《三益》《WS》模款 Condition Report Teapot knop loose. 26.5oz. 824.1g. Surface scratching and dents consistent with age. Small splits to spout of tea pot. Please view additional image, upon request. Request further information or images A Chinese silver three-piece tea set, early 20th century, each piece embossed with a dragon, ... A Chinese silver three-piece tea set, early 20th century, each piece embossed with a dragon, simulated bamboo handles, marked Sanyi and WS, , teapot 15.5cm high (3), 二十世纪初 银锤鍱龙纹茶壶茶具三件套 《三益》《WS》模款, Condition Report, Condition Report, Teapot knop loose. 26.5oz. 824.1g. Surface scratching and dents consistent with age. Small splits to spout of tea pot. Please view additional image, upon request. Request further information or images, Teapot knop loose. 26.5oz. 824.1g. Surface scratching and dents consistent with age. Small splits to spout of tea pot. Please view additional image, upon request. Request further information or images, A Chinese silver three-piece tea set, early 20th century, each piece embossed with a dragon, ..Read more

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A Chinese silver tea caddy, c.1900, by Wang Hing, of hexagonal form

A Chinese silver tea caddy, c.1900, by Wang Hing, of hexagonal form applied with crisp dragons, prunus and chrysanthemum, pull-off cover, stamp marks WH 90 and Zhuo, 11.95cm, and a two-part silver belt buckle, worked with dragons and auspicious characters 'Jixiang', stamped mark Qing, 6.2cm (4) 清约1900年 香港宏兴银锤鍱龙梅菊纹茶叶罐 《WH90》《卓》模款 及 银龙纹吉祥带扣 《庆》模款 Condition Report Overall good condition. All with surface scratching and dents consistent with age. 287g total. Tea caddy 213.7g. Belt buckle 74g. Request further information or images A Chinese silver tea caddy, c.1900, by Wang Hing, of hexagonal form applied with crisp dragons, ... A Chinese silver tea caddy, c.1900, by Wang Hing, of hexagonal form applied with crisp dragons, prunus and chrysanthemum, pull-off cover, stamp marks WH 90 and Zhuo, , 11.95cm, and, a two-part silver belt buckle, worked with dragons and auspicious characters 'Jixiang', stamped mark Qing, 6.2cm (4), 清约1900年 香港宏兴银锤鍱龙梅菊纹茶叶罐 《WH90》《卓》模款 及 银龙纹吉祥带扣 《庆》模款, Condition Report, Condition Report, Overall good condition. All with surface scratching and dents consistent with age. 287g total. Tea caddy 213.7g. Belt buckle 74g. Request further information or images, Overall good condition. All with surface scratching and dents consistent with age. 287g total. Tea caddy 213.7g. Belt buckle 74g. Request further information or images, A Chinese silver tea caddy, c.1900, by Wang Hing, of hexagonal form applied with crisp dragons, ..Read more

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Two famille rose plates, 18th century, one emblematic of 'Air', and

Two famille rose plates, 18th century, one emblematic of 'Air', and painted on one side with a nymph chasing the rainbow above Juno in her peacock-drawn chariot amongst clouds, above a cupid playing a drum, the bearded Aeolus with a billowing pink drapery, seated at the other end of the rainbow beside another cupid hiding in a box, the other emblematic of 'Earth', and painted on one side with Ceres seated beside the naked Bacchus, Cybèle and Flora behind them in her chariot drawn by two lions on a tether held by a cupid waving a stick, above five cupids filling baskets of flowers in a hilly landscape, both with stylised scrolling borders, 22.8cm (2) 清十八世纪 粉彩希腊风神埃俄罗斯及酒神狄俄尼索斯盘 一组两件 Condition Report Provenance - from a private collection in London. Both with frits and small chips to rim and footrim. The 'Air' plate with a 5cm hairline crack to underside. Request further information or images Two famille rose plates, 18th century, one emblematic of 'Air', and painted on one side with a ... Two famille rose plates, 18th century, one emblematic of 'Air', and painted on one side with a nymph chasing the rainbow above Juno in her peacock-drawn chariot amongst clouds, above a cupid playing a drum, the bearded Aeolus with a billowing pink drapery, seated at the other end of the rainbow beside another cupid hiding in a box, the other emblematic of 'Earth', and painted on one side with Ceres seated beside the naked Bacchus, Cybèle and Flora behind them in her chariot drawn by two lions on a tether held by a cupid waving a stick, above five cupids filling baskets of flowers in a hilly landscape, both with stylised scrolling borders, 22.8cm (2), 清十八世纪 粉彩希腊风神埃俄罗斯及酒神狄俄尼索斯盘 一组两件, Condition Report, Condition Report, Provenance - from a private collection in London. Both with frits and small chips to rim and footrim. The 'Air' plate with a 5cm hairline crack to underside. Request further information or images, Provenance - from a private collection in London. Both with frits and small chips to rim and footrim. The 'Air' plate with a 5cm hairline crack to underside. Request further information or images, Two famille rose plates, 18th century, one emblematic of 'Air', and painted on one side with a ..Read more

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A Chinese embroidered jacket, ermine lin
A Chinese embroidered jacket, ermine lin Sworders
An 18ct gold French dragonfly brooch,
An 18ct gold French dragonfly brooch, Sworders
John William Wright
John William Wright, OWS (1802-1848)\nPORTRAIT OF ELEANOR OF CASTILE, HALF LENGTH, IN ORIENTAL COSTUME\nWatercolour heightened with white\n16.5 x 11cm Sworders
A William Moorcroft 'Grapevine' pattern Bowl
A William Moorcroft 'Grapevine' pattern Bowl, \nmade for Liberty & Co, green signature and printed mark, \n18.5cm diameter Sworders
E Charter EGGS IN A NEST WITH FLOWERS AND FRUIT Signed
E Charter\nEGGS IN A NEST WITH FLOWERS AND FRUIT\nSigned, mixed media\n23 x 33.2cm\nA BASKET OF FRUIT WITH FLOWERS\nUnsigned, mixed media\n23.5 x 33.2cm Sworders
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Sworders
Stansted Mountfitchet Auction Rooms
Cambridge Road
Stansted Mountfitchet
Essex
CM24 8GE
auctions@sworder.co.uk
T: +44 1279 817778
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