Dear Friends, Celebrity Antiques Road Trip, which many of you enjoyed live featuring Debbie McGee and Chesney Hawkes will be transmitted Wednesday 15th November on BBC2 at 7pm. Whilst writing may I mention that our last sale of the year is on Thursday the 7th December and features: a STEINWAY CONCERT GRAND, BECHSTEIN AND BLUTHNER GRANDS, FINE AND TABLE WINES AND WHISKY, PRETTY JEWELLERY, SILVER, AND SIGNED DRESS DESIGNS BY NORMAN HARTNELL, 60 ITEMS OF HEREND, TWO ZSOLNAY LUSTRE FIGURES ETC.
Before I rabbit on about the upcoming sale, may I remind you that the December sale has a licence and we do have a lot of wines and whisky to sell. We are picking up 400 bottles from one home in 10 days time. Also, if you need a piano we are selling, on the 7th December, a Steinway concert grand, a Bechstein and a Bluthner, both boudoir grand pianos. So, what’s good in this sale on the 2nd November? Well, the star lot is Continue reading →
Images of some of the items in our November sale:
Dear friends, It’s 10 weeks nearly since we were last together and lots has happened. Firstly, after important discussions with the accountants, we are putting up the buyer’s premium rate to 25% forthwith. We will cancel the charge for payments by debit cards but we will stop taking credit cards altogether. The good news is that we have a cracking sale for you next week , on the 28th. It will also be a large sale of over 1000 lots taking us all the way Continue reading →
Images of some of the items in our September sale:
Dear Friends, August all ready, well nearly! The kids are on holiday and the roads are clear. I love it. The 3rd of August will bring another 600 lots or so fresh to the market. We start the day with 80 lots of PICTURES, some with 30 or so items. Lot 1 is catalogued as Attributed to Charles H.J. Leickert, oils on panel, ‘Flemish Town by a River’, signed and dated ’56. Lot 2 is a fine pair of portraits by Konstantin Stoitzner. They are Continue reading →
Images of some of the items in our August sale: