BARRETT & Son, Canterbury Enamel Sign
A handsome vintage advertising sign in enamelled steel, from the well known (and still in existing) Barretts garages in Canterbury, Kent. Sign reads “G.R. Barrett & Son, Motor Engineers Canterbury, Garage for 100 cars, A.A. and R.A.C. Repairers, Largest & Most Up-To-Date Repair Works in Kent.
Category: Decorative & Miscellaneous
38 No WW2 Aircraft Prints by WOOTON, TAYLOR, WEST, etc
A collection of 38 limited edition, numbered prints featuring WW2 aircraft by painters Frank Wooton, Philip West, Robert Taylor, John Rayson, Michael Taylor, Nicholas Trudigan, Gerald Coulson, Michael Burnett and David Shepherd.
30 framed prints.
8 unframed prints.
Some artists proofs.
Most with the several servicemen’s signatures including many famous fighter and bomber pilots of WW2 and Tom Sopwith. These include “The Dambusters” by Robert Taylor with 18 pilots signatures, “Operation Jericho – The Jailbreakers” by Gerald Coulson with 19 signatures and “The Doolittle Tokyo Raiders” by Robert Taylor with 15 signatures.
Also included is an accompanying collection of decorative printed plates featuring WW2 aircraft scenes by a variety of painters. By Royal Doulton, Wedgewood, Royal Worcester and Davenport. These number some 50 plates, all in original box packaging and unused.
To be sold as a complete collection.
ENGINEERING Magazine, Extensive Collection 1870’s On
An extensive collection of bound volumes of “Engineering” Magazine, dating from 1870’s onwards.
1815 “WATERLOO” Turrett Clock
THWAITES & REED
A fine 2 face stricking turret clock by the well known London clockmakers Thwaites and Reed