All posts tagged 'finefurniture'

05 Sep 2018

A highlight from our Fine Furniture, Carpets and Works of Art auction today was this impressive Louis XVI mahogany and gilt bronze mounted console desserte which sold for £19,000 (+fees). We are now inviting entries for our next Fine Furniture sale which us coming up on 21 November. #dreweatts #finefurniture #interiors #countrylife #countryliving #antique #fineauction #interiordesign

A highlight from our Fine Furniture, Carpets and Works of Art auction today was this impressive Louis XVI mahogany and gilt bronze mounted console desserte which

04 Sep 2018

These candelabra, especially their stems with caryatids in Orientalist headdress, showcase the strong influence of Egyptian motifs on the arts in early nineteenth century France. Decorative themes from Egypt and other parts of the Ottoman Empire became fashionable after Napoleon Bonaparte’s campaigns in the area between 1798-1801.Our Fine Furniture, Carpets and Works of Art auction is tomorrow. Don’t forget to register for the sale. Wednesday 5 September | The auction starts at 10.30am, with viewing from 8.30am #dreweatts #donningtonpriory #finefurniture #worksofart #interiors #fineauction #candelabra

These candelabra, especially their stems with caryatids in Orientalist headdress, showcase the strong influence of Egyptian motifs on the arts in early nineteenth century France. Decorative

29 Aug 2018

Our Fine Furniture, Carpets and Works of Art sale goes on view from Friday | 12pm-4pm | Donnington Priory This George III rent table, circa 1790, is so named as its original function was as a repository for rent moneys and papers relating to the landlord’s estate. This impressive, capacious satinwood oval table features both lockable drawers and open shelves and would be as useful in the 21st century. #dreweatts #donningtonpriory #finefurniture #fineauction #englishfurniture #antique #interiors #interiordesign #countryhome #countryliving

Our Fine Furniture, Carpets and Works of Art sale goes on view from Friday | 12pm-4pm | Donnington Priory This George III rent table, circa 1790,

24 Aug 2018

The period 1760-1820 is regarded as the golden age of classical English furniture design. Although at the time Royal patronage was still very important increasing numbers of the aristocracy and fashionable classes were building mansions and townhouses which required furnishing. The greatest and best known names in furniture design all flourished at this time. In our upcoming Fine Furniture, Carpets and Works of Art, we have this George III mahogany armchair, of Gainsborough type with typical rectangular back above polished mahogany open arms, the rectangular seat above voluted cabriole legs. #dreweatts #donningtonpriory #finefurniture #interiors #interiordesign #countryhouse #countryhome #gainsborough #englishfurniture #antique #fineauction

The period 1760-1820 is regarded as the golden age of classical English furniture design. Although at the time Royal patronage was still very important increasing numbers

15 Aug 2018

We had a successful day today with our Summer Sale. Don’t miss out on our next auction, where we have a beautiful collection of Fine Furniture, Carpets and Works of Art coming up on Wednesday 5 September.The catalogue is now online. Check out our website for more details!#dreweatts #donningtonpriory #finefurniture #carpets #worksofart #fineauction #interiors #interiordesign #countryhome #countryliving #auction #antiques

We had a successful day today with our Summer Sale. Don’t miss out on our next auction, where we have a beautiful collection of Fine Furniture,

26 Jun 2018

Tomorrow is our Fine Furniture, Carpets, Ceramics & Lighting sale. The auction starts at 10.30am, with viewing from 8.30am. Lot 36: A George I giltwood and gesso wall mirror | Lot 37: A Régence carved giltwood and gesso console table. #dreweatts #donningtonpriory #finefurniture #fineauction #ceramics #antiques #countryliving #countryhome

Tomorrow is our Fine Furniture, Carpets, Ceramics & Lighting sale. The auction starts at 10.30am, with viewing from 8.30am. Lot 36: A George I giltwood and

23 Jun 2018

Don’t forget about our Summer Auction Preview taking place tomorrow 10am-4pm for our auctions of Fine Furniture, Carpets, Ceramics and Lighting & Fine British and European Sculpture and Garden Ornament. As well as an extended view, Cristian Beadman (Head of European Sculpture & Works of Art) will be giving an informal talk and walk through of his sale at 11am & 3pm. #dreweatts #donningtonpriory #fineauctions #finefurniture #finesculpture #interiors #countryliving #countryhome #exteriors #gardenornament #ceramics

Don’t forget about our Summer Auction Preview taking place tomorrow 10am-4pm for our auctions of Fine Furniture, Carpets, Ceramics and Lighting & Fine British and European

20 Jun 2018

A detail from a stunning pair of Arts & Crafts carved oak panels, the final lot in our Fine Furniture, Carpets, Ceramics and Lighting auction. A tree trunk acts as the central structural focus and is flanked on both sides by two young boys playing in the branches of the tree.Our Fine Furniture, Carpets, Ceramics & Lighting auction goes on view from Friday 12pm-4pm, with a special summer preview this Sunday from 10am-4pm.#dreweatts #donningtonpriory #finefurniture #artsandcraftsmovement #interiors #countryhome #countryliving #antique #oakfurniture

A detail from a stunning pair of Arts & Crafts carved oak panels, the final lot in our Fine Furniture, Carpets, Ceramics and Lighting auction. A

14 Jun 2018

Take a seat this evening and check out the stunning array of pieces we have coming up in our Fine Furniture, Carpets, Ceramics and Lighting auction | Wednesday 27 June.The sale details and catalogue are available online! A Regency mahogany library bergere, circa 1810.#dreweatts #donningtonpriory #finefurniture #interiors #interiordesign #mahoganyfurniture #antiquefurniture

Take a seat this evening and check out the stunning array of pieces we have coming up in our Fine Furniture, Carpets, Ceramics and Lighting auction

03 Jun 2018

At the end of the month we have our Fine Furniture, Carpets, Ceramics and Lighting auction, featuring some exquisite pieces. Catalogue is now available online! #dreweatts #donningtonpriory #finefurniture #ceramics #fineceramics #carpet #interiors #countryliving #antiques

At the end of the month we have our Fine Furniture, Carpets, Ceramics and Lighting auction, featuring some exquisite pieces. Catalogue is now available online! #dreweatts