FS11 (13 Jul 2011)
A Martin Bros salt glazed stoneware 'grotesque' spoon warmer. Signed RW Martin, London & Southall 11-1879.
FS18 (24 Apr 2013)
Edouard Marcel Sandoz (1881-1971), a patinated bronze study of a Fennec Fox circa 1920s, impressed with Susse Freres foundry mark, inscribed Susse Frs Edts, Paris, cire perdue and signed M ...
BK12 (01 Oct 2014)
Hiroshige ( 1797-1858 ) a bound collection of 44 colour plates, in original wrappers and brocade folding case with bone ties, 370 x 255 mm, 19th cent. * good impressions ...
Rachel Littlewood reports on an exciting Summer 2016 Fine Sale, which saw several
of the pictures on offer in the sale come under intense competition resulting in
them becoming the top selling lots in the two day auction. The jewellery also proved
buoyant with several ceramics attaining good results too.
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)
Our next Antiques and Interiors Sale with Selected Jewellery will be held at our salerooms in Okehampton
Street in Exeter on Tuesday, 2nd August 2016. The catalogue is now available.
Christopher Hampton, Managing Director, takes a quick look at the furniture on offer
in the upcmoing Summer 2016 Fine Sale, which has a larger than usual collection
of Eastern carpets and rugs to tempt buyers with.
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.
Brian Goodison-Blanks reflects on how the Internet is changing the fundamental dynamics
of the auction market. While there is no doubt that online technologies have been
highly disruptive, the auctioneer has not fallen in the digital age. Indeed, by
embracing the new technologies, Bearnes Hampton & Littlewood are reaching many
more buyers world-wide, often for items with very niche appeal.
Bearnes Hampton & Littlewood publishes an occasional magazine called The Lot
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
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