European ceramics, glass, silver and vertu
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Published by Sotheby"s in London .
Written in English


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SeriesSale no. W04860
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Open LibraryOL16159751M

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View auction details, art exhibitions and online catalogues; bid, buy and collect contemporary, impressionist or modern art, old masters, jewellery, wine, watches, prints, rugs and books . European ceramics, glass, silver & vertu [the McLarty collection of animal-related enamels]: auction, Thursday 6 October at am and at 2 pm, Olympia, London / Sotheby's. The Catalog Sothebys European Ceramics, Glass, Silver & Vertu - Sotheby's - London Sale title - European ceramics, Glass, Silver and Vertu Date - 29th June No. of lots - No. of pages - Illustrated in colour. Silver and Objects of Vertu We offer items of silver covering the whole range of the market, from early English silver to modern designs from the most esteemed master makers, notably Paul Storr, Hester Bateman, Matthew Boulton, George Wickes and Georg Jensen, to collectable modern and contemporary designers such as Gerald Benny, Stuart Devlin.

The Silver department holds quarterly which include antique and modern items, flatware, foreign, Scottish and Irish silver, objects of vertu and private collections. The department holds a number of records for highest prices, including a Victorian silver 'castle-top' card case of Dublin Post Office for £9,, which was part of the Arthur. The team at European Ceramics and European Concepts would like to take this opportunity to assure our clients that we are committed to maintaining business as usual as much as possible during these uncertain times. We will remain open Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm & Saturdays 9am - . European Ceramics (EC) is an engine room that facilitates products and services to the professional specification market with an understanding of requirements in hard floor and wall finishes. EC offers innovative porcelain materials for floor/wall as well as decorative accessory items. Sale LVIEW PRINT CATALOGUEThe second edition of Sotheby’s bi-annual auction of the decorative arts features another highly curated group of British and Continental silver, fine gold boxes and objects of vertu, and European Ceramics. Highlights include a magnificent silver-gilt snuff box, with an elaborately chased, gold, silver and mother of pearl lid, probably Johann Melchior.

The Silver & Objects of Vertu sale will comprise antique silver, Scottish and Irish silver, flatware, modern and Post war silver, foreign silver and objects of vertu. There will also be several private collections, including lots which are being sold with the proceeds going to the Kelmscott Manor Campaign, and also a small collection of.   British & European Ceramics & Glass; British & European Sculpture, Works of Art & Garden Ornament; Clocks, Barometers & Scientific Instruments; Decorative Arts since ; Furniture, Rugs & Carpets; Jewellery, Silver, Objects of Vertu & Coins; Live Steam & Model Engineering; Modern & Contemporary Art & Design; Old Master, British & European Art. However, Charles Hajdamach refers to a series of identical but green-tinted glasses inscribed with the initials J.A.M. which are as yet unidentified (see British Glass , pp for a fuller discussion of the Prince of Wales service and p for a reference to the J.A.M. glass). They may have been made by Perrin Geddes and Co. ( Deriving from the French term 'Objet De Virtu' (literally Object of Virtuosity), Objects of Vertu are small, meticluously crafted objects made from precious materials. They became hugely popular amongst European aristocracy in the 18th century, and are typifed by Lots , a collection of 18th century south Staffordshire enamel, etui.