all about antiques design & fairs since 1998
News + Fairs Previews
ANTIQUES FOR EVERYONE WINTER FAIR
Mickey Mouse brooch, from Plaza Jewellery, 5cm X 4.5cm, weighing 25.9gm, set in 18ct gold, diamonds, rubies, and invisibly set sapphires with onyx and moonstone eyes. Circa 1980, and priced at £8,500.
An extremely rare copy of the book from the movie of Snow White and the Seven Dwarves, signed by Walt Disney and 51 of the film's 64 principal artists and creators. Priced at £28,500, from Paul Foster Books.
Rare German Clown Teddy by Hermann Eckstein & Co, circa 1925. This bear was originally presented to Master John Kiernan, the youngest patient at the Warrington Infirmary in 1928, by Mayoress (Frank) Stringer, and remained in his family for four generations. On sale, complete with a newspaper cutting of the photograph showing the bear being presented to Master Kiernan, from dealers Erna Hiscock & John Shepherd for £950.
Arts & Crafts mahogany porter’s chair reupholstered in ‘Elsie de Wolfe’ fabric by Scalamandre, from Marvellous Furniture of Nottingham
Triple lustre Parian ware vase by William De Morgan decorated in the “Sunset ad Moonlit Suite” design, circa 1900, from A.D.Antiques, priced at £7,900.
Rare early 'winged' Lantern clock, dating from 1680 by William Cam of London, with its original verge escapement. On sale from Kembery Clocks, priced at £10,500.