Hooked on Angling Antiques

The late George Miskin's collection to be auctioned in January



Donnington Priory -Cherished fishing prints, pictures, porcelain and antiques from the late George Miskin's unrivalled collection will be auctioned on Tuesday 12th January at Dreweatts Donnington Priory saleroom in Berkshire. Miskin had his first catch at the age of twelve and became an avid collector of all things angling-related. The major part of his collection was sold by Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions in May 2012, with Miskin retaining these, his favourite pieces, now offered for auction following his death last year.

Interiors
Day 1; Pictures and Ceramics
Tuesday 12 January, 10.00am
Day 2; Furniture, Carpets, Clocks and Works of Art
Wednesday 13th January, 10.00am
Donnington Priory, Oxford Road, Newbury, Berkshire, RG14 2JE

Auction Viewing Saturday 9th January; 9.00am - 12.30pm
Sunday 10th January; 10.00am - 2.00pm
Monday 11th January; 9.00am - 6.00pm
Tuesday 12th January; 8.30am - 4.30pm
Wednesday 13th January; from 8.30am

View the catalogue online Download a pdf of the catalogue

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Notes

Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions is the trading name of The Fine Art Auction Group, and is a UK 'top' auctioneer of fine art and collectibles. It covers all aspects of fine art and antiques, with market leading specialists in Traditional Furniture, Clocks and Paintings, Contemporary Art and Design, Modern Prints, Books and Works on Paper, Fine Jewellery and Objects of Vertu, Asian Art and Fine Wine.

Mallett Antiques, a subsidiary of The Fine Art Auction Group, is one of the oldest established antique dealers in the world, celebrating its 150 year anniversary in 2015. It specialises in the finest pieces of furniture and works of art, including pictures, clocks and other high quality objets d'art, primarily from the 18th century and Regency periods.

The business operates from two flagship showrooms, the magnificent Ely House on London's Dover Street and 929 Madison Ave (at 74th) in New York. It also boasts the picturesque country house Donnington Priory as it's Berkshire salerooms for more traditional auctions and a secondary London saleroom on Maddox Street that specialises in Books and Works on Paper.

London - 8th January 2016