FS24 (28 Oct 2014)
By Peter Waals (1870-1937) - Cotswold School - A walnut secretaire cabinet, the hinged fall with raised moulded and strapped panel enclosing a fitted and chequer inlaid interior with pigeon ...
FS13 (25 Jan 2012)
A Chinese bronze and inlaid vessel cast as a crouching mythical tortoise, with scales to its legs, Ming/Qing Dynasty, 11cm long.
FS24 (28 Oct 2014)
Beryl Cook [1926-2008] - Twinkle Toes - signed top left further signed, inscribed and dated November 2005 on the reverse oil on board 37.5 x 13cm.
Rachel Littlewood reviews the October 2016 Fine Sale that had plenty of highlights,
including the sale of a rare set of twelve George II grey painted armchairs that
realised £46,000 and a painting of North Moreton Church in Berkshire by John
Piper (1903-1992), which fetched £20,000.
Sale Catalogue (Silver)
Sale Catalogue (Jewellery and Watches)
Sale Catalogue (Pictures)
Sale Catalogue (Ceramics and Glass)
Sale Catalogue (Works of Art and Clocks)
Sale Catalogue (Furniture)
The results of our Antiques and Interior Sale held at our salerooms in Okehampton
Street in Exeter on Tuesday, 11th October 2016 are now available.
||Daniel Goddard, Head of the Picture Department, talks about the recent
private collection sold at auction for £80,000 and provides some background to the
early 20th Century artists whose work was featured in it.
||Martin McIlroy and Lucy Marles will be providing free valuations at
the Michaelmas Fair being held at Powderham Castle, the home of The Rt Hon The Earl
and Countess of Devon, on 3rd November 2016. Bearnes Hampton & Littlewood are
sponsoring the event that is being held in aid of ABF The Soldiers Charity.
||Daniel Goddard reflects on how trendy retro-vintage is becoming on
a recent stroll
through Exeter on the way to the cinema, noting the firm's recent highly succesful
vintage cloth, jewellery and luggage sale and comments on a kitsch/vintage/retro
alarm clock that recently caught his eye.
||Nic Saintey writes about cow creamers, covering their introduction
in the first
half of the Eighteenth Century through to their fall from grace, implicated in the
cholera epidemics that affected Sunderland and East London from the early 1830s.
||Bearnes Hampton & Littlewood publishes an occasional magazine called
covering our recent news and saleroom hightlights. It also provides interesting
insights into our work. The current and previous editions can be downloaded in PDF
format or read online as a page-by-page electronic magazine.
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