Lucy B Campbell Gallery - 'Niger' by Manuel López Herrera, oil on canvas, 2016, £8,800.
||The Antiques & Fine Art Fair at the Mere
||The Antiques Dealers Fairs Limited
||The Mere Golf Resort & Spa, Chester Road, Mere, Knutsford, Cheshire
||24-26 February 2017
||Tel: 01797 252030
Filemans Antiques - Selection of 18th century spiral stemmed wine glasses, £360-£3,600.
Holland Murray Fine Art - 'Hope Morning 27.04.07' by John Hoyland RA, acrylic on canvas, £24,000.
|ABOUT THIS FAIR:
Returning for its sixth year, the boutique-style fair will host 30 specialist dealers, mainly members of BADA and LAPADA, displaying an extensive collection of unique works of art, antiques and antiquities spanning the centuries.
This is one of Cheshire's most established art and antiques events offering visitors the very best across a wide variety of genres, including traditional and contemporary paintings, fine period furniture, antique and designer jewellery, vintage watches, silver, C19th and contemporary sculpture, ancient Greek and Roman artefacts, antique lighting, glass, maps and prints, Arts & Crafts, English and Continental porcelain, and a range of decorative objects and artifacts.
Jack Shaw & Co - Victorian gryphon silver jug by William Leuchars, London, 1890, £4,950
John Newton Antiques - Salt-glaze sgraffito jug made in the Giefer-Bahn studios, Höhr-Grenzhausen, c1960/70, £365.
Morgan Strickland Decorative Arts - Tudric pewter and enamel clock by Archibald Knox for Liberty & Co, c1902, £5,950.
|WHY YOU SHOULD VISIT THIS FAIR:
The fair, all housed conveniently under one roof, is consistently popular with collectors, interior decorators and private and corporate buyers, looking to choose from an unrivalled selection of items, ranging from the truly classic to the utterly quirky.
New exhibitors this year will include Lucy B Campbell Gallery, Fileman Antiques, Holland Murray Fine Art, Howell 1870, J Dickinson Maps & Prints and Morgan Strickland Decorative Arts.
The host venue, the Mere Golf Resort & Spa, now includes a luxury hotel within its complex, offering visitors to the fair the opportunity to enjoy a weekend away at The Mere, complete with good food and beautiful surroundings.
Odyssey Fine Arts - Ancient Greek pottery Lekanis, Campania, c350-330 BC, £895.
Plaza - Theo Fennell tanzanite and diamond ring, £4,500.