We are now open for viewing for our forthcoming Interiors sale on Monday 9th February. The auction contains over 450 lots of jewellery, silver, clocks & watches, pictures, furniture, ceramics, rugs, books, memorabilia, works of art & much more.
The sales will commence with some fine pieces of jewellery such as a 22ct diamond bracelet set with nine brilliant cut diamonds (Lot 45, £500-800) & an 18ct diamond trilogy ring (Lot 43, £600-800) and the selection of watches is even stronger which some exceptional pieces up for grabs including a vintage 9ct Omega on gold strap (Lot 74, £1000-1500), an 18ct Kutchinsky ladies wristwatch (Lot 18A, £400-600) & other examples by Omega, Tissot, Bulova & Jaeger Le Coultre.
Silver is also in abundance with everything from a sterling silver set of flags of the United Nations (Lot 100A, £800-1200) to an Indian silver tea set (Lot 127, £300-500) on view. The pictures are also well represented by some notable artists such as Cecil Aldin, Beryl Cook, John Brunsdon, Jonathan Shaw, Maurice Cockrill, Archibald Hartrick & Christopher Catlin, as well as a rare limited edition hand embellished giclee print, ‘Ali over Liston’, hand signed by Ali with a certificate of authenticity (Lot 193, £500-800).
Also likely to attract healthy interest are a good single private collection of rugs (Lots 279-289) and books including titles illustrated by Cecil Aldin, Kate Greenaway & Archibald Thorburn. Meanwhile the ceramics should ensure Monday’s auction is brought to a fitting conclusion with some extremely rare examples set to go under the hammer. These include a limited edition Lladro figure ‘Santa’s Midnight Ride’ (Lot 354, £600-800) & further Lladro examples ‘Allegory of the Sea’ (Lot 356, £200-300) & ‘Row of Ladies with Flowers’ (Lot 357, £300-400).
Our next auction will be our specialist sale of Fine Art & Antiques on Wednesday 25th February. The catalogue is now available to view on the-saleroom.com & with a number of lots already attracting International interest, the auction looks certain to be a cracker.