The Piet Jonker Collection: Architectural and Garden Ornament

Dreweatts | Newbury | 23rd May, 1pm


On 23rd May 2017, Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions will host The Piet Jonker Collection of Architectural and Garden Ornament, providing the perfect opportunity for those looking for unusual and impressive garden features and design pieces.

Piet Jonker has a renowned and deservedly respected eye for high quality garden ornament and architectural pieces. His collection covers all areas of estate ornamentation from complete structures like gazebos, orangeries and gloriettes, to delicately finished cast iron seats and planters.

All lots will be on view in The Netherlands at Piet Jonker, Rijksstraatweg 23, 1396 JC Baambrugge from Friday 19th May - Monday 22nd May 2017. The auction takes place at Dreweatts, Donnington Priory, Newbury, Berkshire RG14 2JE.

Catalogue available online: 4th April 2017
For all specialist enquiries: Cristian Beadman | cbeadman@dnfa.com | +44 (0) 1635 553 553
For more information or to request a catalogue please contact: info@dnfa.com | +44 (0) 20 3291 3539


A French ashlar cut limestone Gloriette, the tiled pyrimadal roof with metal finial, 19th century, 366cm wide, 784cm high overall
Est. £ 80,000-100,000

A sculpted limestone model of the Samothrace Nike, 20th century, after the Antique, atop a fluted columnar pedestal, 210cm high, base 125cm
Est. £15,000-20,000

A pair of carved limestone garden urns,
20th century, 138cm high overall,
66cm diameter, the plinths 43cm square
Est. £4,000-6,000

A continental carved limestone garden seat,
20th, 114cm high, 207cm wide,
80cm deep overall
Est. £5,000-8,000

A sculpted marble model of the foot of Hermes,
in Roman style, 20th century,
75cm high, 130cm long,
Est. £10,000-15,000

A pair of sculpted limestone models of recumbent
lions, 20th century, loosely in the manner of
Antonio Canova, the lions 159cm long
Est. £20,000-25,000

A pair of French cast iron models of Nymphs,
circa 1870, Val D'Osne foundry,
127cm and 125cm high respectively
Est. £15,000-25,000

A sculpted limestone wall fountain modelled with
a partially draped maiden, 20th century,
200cm high, 200cm wide, 125cm deep
Est. £8,000-12,000

An Austrian painted terracotta model of a seated hound, early 20th century, 98cm high, 73cm long Est. £4,500-6,500