All posts tagged 'interiors'

17 Jan 2019

It’s almost time! Less than a week to go until our European Collections auction, 23 January. The sale goes on view this weekend, from Sunday. First up in the sale is this red lacquer table clock in mid-18th century style, from an Andalusian Finca. This is from a family collection amassed over several generations, which has remained untouched in the hills of Andalusia for the past 50 years! Viewing times:Sunday 20 January: 10am-2pmMonday 21 January: 9am-5.30pmTuesday 22 January: 9am-4.30pmDay of sale: from 8.30am Don’t forget to have a look at the sale via our website!#dreweatts #donningtonpriory #collections #privatecollection #tableclock #countrylife #countryliving #interiors #auction

It’s almost time! Less than a week to go until our European Collections auction, 23 January. The sale goes on view this weekend, from Sunday. First

07 Jan 2019

Featured in our European Collections sale on 23 January is a group of portrait miniatures with two lots by Jean-Baptiste Jacques Augustin (1759-1832), one of the most significant artists of the era working in this format. Lot 243, an enamel portrait of a young lady is signed and dated ‘le Ch er. Augustin 1826’. Augustin also taught, with his pupils exceeding 400 in total. In 1814 Louis XVIII appointed him ‘peintre ordinaire du Cabinet du roi’ and five years later he became ‘peintre en miniature de la Chambre et du Cabinet du roi’, in 1821 he received the Légion d’honneur. His subjects included Napoleon I and his family, the Prince de Condé, the Duke d’Orléans and the socialite Juliette Récamier, amongst many others.#dreweatts #donningtonpriory #collections #privatecollection #europeancollection #portraitminiature #jeanbaptistejacquesaugustin #worksofart #interiors #frenchartist

Featured in our European Collections sale on 23 January is a group of portrait miniatures with two lots by Jean-Baptiste Jacques Augustin (1759-1832), one of the

27 Dec 2018

Dreweatts will welcome in the New Year with a nod to warmer climes with one of the first auctions taking place at Donnington Priory on 23 January | European Collections. Comprising three private collections, one from Spain and two from Italy, each selected group bears the distinctive stamp of its owner having been collected and loved over several generations. The catalogue is now available online!#dreweatts #donningtonpriory #europeancollections #privatecollections #interiors #interiordesign #worksofart #europeanfurniture #fineart #decorativearts #collections

Dreweatts will welcome in the New Year with a nod to warmer climes with one of the first auctions taking place at Donnington Priory on 23

18 Dec 2018

A highlight from our November Fine Furniture, Carpets, Ceramics and Works of Art auction was lot 64 | Sold for £9,100 (incl. buyer’s premium) As we come to end of the year, we are starting to look towards 2019 and our next Fine Furniture sale | 27 March. We are now currently inviting entries!Please contact us for a valuation.#dreweatts #finefurniture #interiors #interiordesign #countryhome #countryliving #antiquefurniture #GeorgeIII #antique

A highlight from our November Fine Furniture, Carpets, Ceramics and Works of Art auction was lot 64 | Sold for £8,750 (incl. buyer’s premium) As we

11 Dec 2018

Lot 252 | A carved giltwood and painted turmeau mirror. These were very typical of the Louis XVI style. Much like the English over mantel mirror, these however often incorporated, as this one does, a painted element. Interiors: To include the selected contents of a Normandy Manoir | 12 December, 10.30am | Donningtonpriory #dreweatts #donningtonpriory #interiors #interiordesign #louisXVI #countryhome #countryliving #turmeaumirror #englishantinques #englishfurniture #antique

Lot 252 | A carved giltwood and painted turmeau mirror. These were very typical of the Louis XVI style. Much like the English over mantel mirror,

05 Dec 2018

Royal Worcester was established in 1751 and it is one England’s oldest remaining porcelain brands still in existence, although production no longer takes place in Worcester. These two similar green-ground and gilt urns and cover signed by W.A. Hawkins date from 1907. They are decorated with still life panels featuring an abundance of flowers and fruits which perfectly complement the grand proportions, colouring and design of the urns. Lot 179 | Interiors: To include the selected contents of a Normandy Manoir | 12 December The sale will be on view from Sunday | 9 December, 10am-2pm #dreweatts #donningtonpriory #interiors #interiordesign #royalworcester #englishceramics #porcelain #countryhome #countryliving #auction

Royal Worcester was established in 1751 and it is one England’s oldest remaining porcelain brands still in existence, although production no longer takes place in Worcester.

26 Nov 2018

Our December Interiors sale includes a private collection of maps and works on paper from the selected contents of a Normandy Manoir. Here is a detailed shot from lot 82, Danckerts (Justus), title page from an Atlas, with the figure of Atlas standing atop the globe showing the Old World. #dreweatts #donningtonpriory #interiors #auction #interiordesign #maps #oldworld #atlas #privatecollection #countryhouse #countryhome #frenchmanor #collection

Our December Interiors sale includes a private collection of maps and works on paper from the selected contents of a Normandy Manoir. Here is a detailed

Our December Interiors sale includes a private collection of maps and works on paper from the selected contents of a Normandy Manoir. Here is a detailed shot from lot 82, Danckerts (Justus), title page from an Atlas, with the figure of Atlas standing atop the globe showing the Old World. #dreweatts #donningtonpriory #interiors #auction #interiordesign #maps #oldworld #atlas #privatecollection #countryhouse #countryhome #frenchmanor #collection

Our December Interiors sale includes a private collection of maps and works on paper from the selected contents of a Normandy Manoir. Here is a detailed

Our December Interiors sale includes a private collection of maps and works on paper from the selected contents of a Normandy Manoir. Here is a detailed shot from lot 82, Danckerts (Justus), title page from an Atlas, with the figure of Atlas standing atop the globe showing the Old World. #dreweatts #donningtonpriory #interiors #auction #interiordesign #maps #oldworld #atlas #privatecollection #countryhouse #countryhome #frenchmanor #collection

Our December Interiors sale includes a private collection of maps and works on paper from the selected contents of a Normandy Manoir. Here is a detailed

19 Nov 2018

Our last Interiors sale of the year includes a private collection of items from a Normany Manoir near Viller-Bocage, South-west of Caen, Normandy. This includes a collection of maps and works on paper as well as furniture and works of art. Interiors | Wednesday 12 December | Donnington Priory The catalogue is now online! #dreweatts #donningtonpriory #interiors #auction #interiordesign #countrylife #countryliving #countryhome #frenchmanor #collection #privatecollection

Our last Interiors sale of the year includes a private collection of items from a Normany Manoir near Viller-Bocage, South-west of Caen, Normandy. This includes a