Saturday - 25 October 2014

Search Results

/ImageGen.ashx?image=/media/1836685/13-11-26-2118NE01A Haggadah Adam Partridge_Large.jpg&height=123&width=172&constrain=true

Passover manuscript sets £210,000 record

26 November 2013

Cheshire auctioneers Adam Partridge set a house record when this newly discovered copy of the Passover Haggadah written and illuminated by the celebrated 18th century scribe Aaron Wolf Herlingen sold for £210,000.

Auction Reports

/ImageGen.ashx?image=/media/1583506/13-07-29-2101NE02A_Large.jpg&height=123&width=172&constrain=true

Dresser prototype takes £19,000 bid

29 July 2013

The series of electroplated teapots designed by Christopher Dresser and made by James Dixon & Sons in 1879 rank among the great moments of the Aesthetic movement – and 19th century art as a whole.

Auction Reports

/ImageGen.ashx?image=/media/1527755/2068PV01A-12-11-30_Large.jpg&height=123&width=172&constrain=true

Cloisonné vases at Cheshire sale

30 November 2012

A pair of 2ft 3in (71cm) high Elkington & Co cloisonné vases with ornate ormolu mounts will be offered on December 13-14 by Cheshire auctioneers Adam Partridge.

/ImageGen.ashx?image=/media/1065855/1654AR05A_Large.jpg&height=123&width=172&constrain=true

Finding the silver linings

01 September 2004

THESE two superb pieces of Victorian silver proved flagship lots for two south of England salerooms in July.

Clocks chime with lively mood

23 March 2004

IT is always in the interest of auctioneers and the trade to talk the market up, but there does seem to be a general consensus among auctioneers that business this year so far has got off to a frisky start.

Where the most appealing ingredients mix, silver shows it can still shine

06 December 2002

November 19 was a very busy day for silver fanciers, obliged to make a decision about which of a trio of overlapping London sales they wished to attend in person. As well as King Sreet's main sale, there were more standard offerings at Christie’s South Kensington and Bonhams Knightsbridge (each 17.5/10% buyer’s premium).

 

Next