Star Lot : Large antique pine storage chest with iron handles and an interior storage tray. Super looking piece in great condition.
Star Lot : Genuine Western Union money transfer double -sided light up sign. Heavy mounting bracket
Star Lot : A stunning, huge 19th century French 2 weight clock by A. Bertucat " a La Ferte-Mace" Fabulous wall clock with white enamel dial on a red Mahogany structure, With carved Eagle in Relief and intricate carved sides. The clock is in believed to be in working order and comes with original key, weights and oversized brass pendulum. One of the most impressive wall clocks you will see. Almost 5 feet long.
Star Lot : A good full album of black and white postcards of classic photographs and images by Henri Cartier Bresson and a huge qty of coloured cards showing famous art work. Really like this album so much good stuff. Lots of Images from vintage Paris and Berlin etc
Star Lot : 1990s Trias table designed for Leolux by Hugo De Ruiter (Leolux model underneath.) Its in lovely condition more pics on the way.
A Sterling Silver Art Nouveau style pendant with aqua marines and a bright blue rare benitoite gemstone.
Star Lot : Fabulous Victorian Chaise with lovely upholstery, string inlay, button and scroll back and turned legs on castors. In Super condition.
Star Lot : Very large replica double handled sword by Marto-Toledo, made in Spain. Over 5 feet long. Was shipped to Ireland in 1991 and was only opened when we cleared the house last week.
Star Lot : Six antique hand-painted prints Circa 1750 including scenes of Venice and a portrait of Alexander Pope. Three of which were produced by famed British engraver J. Boydell. (270 years old)
Star Lot : Mahogany pedestal wardrobe with bevelled mirrored doors and single drawer, brass drop handles and string inlay. Mm: 200cm x 92cm x 42cm.
Chinese antique Bronze heavy antique dragon sculpture with Gold cloisonne enamel decoration. Large, very ornate and heavy. Super Piece. It has had a repair in the chest area but its a robust super piece.
about Lot 402
Niccolo d'Ardia Caracciolo R.H.A (1941 – 1989). Oil on board of a Still Life including a wine bottle, silver saucepan and glasses. 47 cm x 38 cm. Mid-late 20th century. Similar oil still life sold at Adam's realised €3,400.00. A wonderful still life of daffodils in a flower pot, reminiscent of the Dutch School of painting.
about Lot 60
Niccolo d'Ardia Caracciolo R.H.A (1941 – 1989). Oil of Daffodils in a Blue and White Vase. Mid-late 20th century. Similar oil still life sold at Adam's realised €3,400.00. A wonderful still life of daffodils in a flower pot, reminiscent of the Dutch School of painting. The slightly wilting bouquet and the dry blossoms on the table evoke the themes of the fleeting nature of life in Dutch ‘vanitas’ paintings, a poignant reminder that life and beauty are fleeting.
about Lot 62
Graham & Co. London upright piano. Pretty floral inlay on the front panel and lovely wood figure all over. Mm: 128 cm x 134 cm x 60 cm. Nice clean example
about Lot 621
Star lot: Very large original oil pastel, double portrait signed by artist Graham Knuttel (b.1954). Sold at Gormley's in 2011. His works have recently sold for up to £4000 at auction. Mm: 93.5 cm x 73 cm. Graham Knuttel (b.1954) is a leading Irish figurative painter and sculptor. Originally from Dublin, Knuttel attended the Dun Laoghaire School of Art. Since then, his talent has reached far beyond Ireland, as evidenced by prestigious commissions from prominent figures such as Robert de Niro, Teri Hatcher and Whoopi Goldberg. This particular work is very typical of Knuttel. The thickly applied and intense pastel palette together with the mysterious, even sinister, stares of the solemn couple culminates in the dark and dangerous atmosphere Knuttel’s work is celebrated for.
about Lot 64
Clos Ste Hune, FE Trimbach, Riesling 1983, Alsace 7 x bottles. This is a single variety Riesling planted in the heart of Grand Cru Rosacker. From the home of a well known Irish wine collector. Currently retailing on wine-searcher.com for £601 per bottle and rated 96/100 by Robert Parker
about Lot 257
Fabulous Large handmade Persian floor rug. . 295 cm x 210 cm Super colours all-natural dyes, This rug would have taken 3 skilled rug makers 2 years to make one knot at a time on a large loom. Rugs are so under-appreciated and undervalued for the work.
about Lot 292
Original and signed Pink Floyd "A Bizarre Collection of Antiques and Curios" Vinyl and cover in frame. U.S.A 1977.
about Lot 54
9 sheets of beautiful 19th century hand-painted wallpaper. A really interesting lot. Each piece is part of a 'paradise garden' set, showing a bird of paradise and beautiful flowers and trees creating a fresco-like, oriental indoor garden effect. Some have a Bamboo right angle in the corner which are probably the ends. Mm: Each piece, as seen, measures: Red and blue bird descending w/ pink blossoms: 225 cm x 60 cm, Flower page with blossoms and lillies: 225 cm x 60 cm, Large angry eagle: 229 cm x 121 cm, Red and blue bird with long tail feathers: 226 cm x 120 cm, Three cranes: 225 cm x 123 cm, Two light blue birds and roses: 230 cm x 120 cm, Two red birds and a swallow: 227 cm x 120 cm, Blue and red bird looking down to a hen: 229 cm x 122 cm, Large cockerel and hen: 232 cm x 122 cm. Each piece has some condition issues and there is some antique repairs to the rear of a few of the sheets. Retailed or owned at one point by Hollywood legendary interior designer to the stars; William Haines. William Haines started his antique dealing and interior design business after a successful career as a Hollywood actor, which ended abruptly after he refused to denounce his Homosexuality. Haines and his partner Billie Shields became the prominent antique dealer and interior designer to Hollywood greats such as Marlon Brando, Clarke Gable and Joan Crawford, Bette Davis etc. He exhibited his design work at the 1939 World Fair. There is an exhibition of Hand painted wall paper at the Victoria and Albert museum. Amazing rare and Unique items with Amazing provenance. Important lot.
about Lot 417
Large, antique unattributed oil on canvas of foxgloves. Mm: 93 cm x 83 cm. Super quality work from a very fine art collection. Maybe a signature under the mount. Love this painting.
about Lot 58