A pair of Australian Blackwood framed
plaster Portrait Medallions by the Australian sculptor Bernhard Smith
(1820-1885) of his parents, Lord Henry Smith (1778-1855) and Jane Mary Voase
(1783-1845) Sculptors and friends Bernhard
Smith and Thomas Woolner arrived in Melbourne in October 1852.
Represented: National Portrait Gallery,
London; Linnaean Society, London; Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge: National
Maritime Museum, London; National Gallery of Australia; La Trobe Collection,
State Library of Victoria.
Exhibited: Royal Academy, London 1842-1851;
Melbourne International Exhibition 1880-1881
A long-stitch and wool-worked Sailors Needlework depicting ships and a lighthouse.
Nineteenth Century Australian Furniture, a good copy, now out of print.
An Australian bronzed metal sculptured plaque of a WW1 Officer, signed Nelson Illingworth.
An Australian bronze sculptured Plaque of a WW1 AIF Captain signed Nelson Illingworth
A Wool longstich (Woollie) of the Prince Consort.
A cased Taxidermy display of Australian fish in a
A German Junghams 4 day Mystery Clock patented 1909 and popular to 1930s.
A rare pair of Southern Ocean Scrimshaw Whale's Teeth depicting a coconut palm and flowering breadfruit in a pot on one side, with fully rigged whaling ships on the other.
An impressive 18" English mahogany Wall Clock with a fusee movement having a painted dial retailed by Brush & McDonnell, Sydney (act. 1850-67)
An Australian framed Carved Panel of a kookaburra, gum nuts and leaves, in Australian rose mahogany by G.L. Littlemore, signed and dated 1912.
An Australian Wax portrait medallion of Captain William Bunster, an early Tasmanian colonist, in its original musk frame. Attributed to Theressa Snell Walker.
An Australian Woolwork of wattle, in a birds-eye maple frame.
An Embroided Australian Coat of Arms