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Cotswolds Decorative, Antiques & Art Fair 12-14 August 2022

 

Event: The Cotswolds Decorative Antiques & Art Fair
Organiser: Cooper Events
Venue: Westonbirt School, near Tetbury, Gloucestershire GL6 8QG
Date: 22–24 April 2022
 
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Frank Shipsides Painting copy

Brian Ashbee Antiques - The German ship Passat by Frank Shipside (1908-2005) 18 x 29ins. £675.00

 

ABOUT THIS FAIR:

Art historians will be interested to learn that a painting by Frank Shipsides, a member of the famous ‘Bristol Savages’ group of artists, will be on show at The Cotswolds Decorative, Antiques & Art Fair at Westonbirt School, near Tetbury, Gloucestershire from 12 – 14 August 2022.

The impressive oil on canvas painting depicts the German four-masted ship ‘Passat’, a steel barque and one of the Flying P-Liners, the famous sailing ships of the German shipping company F. Laeisz. It is being towed into Bristol harbour. The painting will be shown by Bristol dealers Brian Ashbee & Wes Wortruba at the popular Cotswolds antiques fair with a ticket price of £675.00.

Frank Shipsides (1908-2005) is remembered for his marine paintings and illustrations of Bristol, where he lived. He was a leading member of the ‘Bristol Savages’ group of artists, showing widely in the West of England. He held also held series of solo exhibitions at Alexander Gallery in Bristol. Today, his paintings hang in the Bristol City Council House, numerous collections and appear in as illustrations in numerous books on Bristol and its maritime history. Featuring art and antiques specialists from across the UK, the popular summer fair at Westonbirt School is the place to buy everything from the most traditional antique pieces to the latest in decorative chic style.

Other highlights include a superb display of Art Nouveau and Art Deco European sculpture from specialist dealer Hickmet Fine Art, with works by such renowned artists as Josef Lorenzl, Bruno Zach, Ferdinand Preiss, Demetrie Chiparus and Franz Bergman.

Actress by Chiparus £8,500 copy

Hickmet Fine Art  - An Art Deco bronze & ivory sculpture by Demetre Chiparus, dated 1925, 29.5cm tall.  Priced at £8,500.

 

Also exhibiting will be Andy Maule Antiques who promises automobilia, railway and transport collectables, scientific instruments and unusual works of art. Featured will be a pair of 19th century carved wooden carnival heads priced at £2,850 (right).

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Andy Maule Antiques - A pair of 19th century carved wooden carnival heads priced at £2,850

Also showing will be Scandinavian by Design with Danish and Swedish furniture and lighting; King George Antiques, showing architectural salvage, furniture, mirrors, lighting and rugs;and Plaza with vintage jewellery; Kalms Antiques with fine silver, Leslie Blackford specialising in decorative objects and furniture; WR Harvey with fine Georgian and Regency furniture and Dansk Silver by Jane Burgett, featuring Georg Jensen, Hansen and other Scandianavian pieces

 

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Westonbirt House, Tetbury, Gloucesteshire

 

WHY YOU SHOULD VISIT THIS FAIR:

Cotswolds Decorative, Antiques & Art Fair takes place in the atmospheric setting of Westonbirt House, now a prestigious school, occupying the Great Hall, Orangery and adjoining rooms. Expect to see a range of antiques and decorative accessories, superb paintings, jewellery & watches, ceramics and Asian art, with prices from less than £20 to more than £20,000. Approximately 40 dealers offer plenty of choice for interior designers and the seasoned and first-time collectors.

Organiser Sue Ede: of Cooper Events told ANF: "This fair is wonderful for people to come along and find all kinds of decorative and unusual pieces to furnish their homes in their own personal style. The fair offers a special mix of vintage, antique and 20th century pieces with fine art, collector’s pieces and personal items such as jewellery, silver, watches and vintage fashion."

 

 

TICKET INFO:

Public Admission is £5.00. Open Times: Friday - Sunday 11.00am-5.00pm.

For more information visit Cooper Events

 

Cover Image: Andy Maule Antiques - A pair of 19th century carved wooden carnival heads priced at £2,850



ANF News

Cotswolds Decorative, Antiques & Art Fair 12-14 August 2022

 

Event: The Cotswolds Decorative Antiques & Art Fair
Organiser: Cooper Events
Venue: Westonbirt School, near Tetbury, Gloucestershire GL6 8QG
Date: 22–24 April 2022
 
FOLLOW THIS ORGANISER:
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Frank Shipsides Painting copy

Brian Ashbee Antiques - The German ship Passat by Frank Shipside (1908-2005) 18 x 29ins. £675.00

 

ABOUT THIS FAIR:

Art historians will be interested to learn that a painting by Frank Shipsides, a member of the famous ‘Bristol Savages’ group of artists, will be on show at The Cotswolds Decorative, Antiques & Art Fair at Westonbirt School, near Tetbury, Gloucestershire from 12 – 14 August 2022.

The impressive oil on canvas painting depicts the German four-masted ship ‘Passat’, a steel barque and one of the Flying P-Liners, the famous sailing ships of the German shipping company F. Laeisz. It is being towed into Bristol harbour. The painting will be shown by Bristol dealers Brian Ashbee & Wes Wortruba at the popular Cotswolds antiques fair with a ticket price of £675.00.

Frank Shipsides (1908-2005) is remembered for his marine paintings and illustrations of Bristol, where he lived. He was a leading member of the ‘Bristol Savages’ group of artists, showing widely in the West of England. He held also held series of solo exhibitions at Alexander Gallery in Bristol. Today, his paintings hang in the Bristol City Council House, numerous collections and appear in as illustrations in numerous books on Bristol and its maritime history. Featuring art and antiques specialists from across the UK, the popular summer fair at Westonbirt School is the place to buy everything from the most traditional antique pieces to the latest in decorative chic style.

Other highlights include a superb display of Art Nouveau and Art Deco European sculpture from specialist dealer Hickmet Fine Art, with works by such renowned artists as Josef Lorenzl, Bruno Zach, Ferdinand Preiss, Demetrie Chiparus and Franz Bergman.

Actress by Chiparus £8,500 copy

Hickmet Fine Art  - An Art Deco bronze & ivory sculpture by Demetre Chiparus, dated 1925, 29.5cm tall.  Priced at £8,500.

 

Also exhibiting will be Andy Maule Antiques who promises automobilia, railway and transport collectables, scientific instruments and unusual works of art. Featured will be a pair of 19th century carved wooden carnival heads priced at £2,850 (right).

Carved heads 1- jpg copy

Andy Maule Antiques - A pair of 19th century carved wooden carnival heads priced at £2,850

Also showing will be Scandinavian by Design with Danish and Swedish furniture and lighting; King George Antiques, showing architectural salvage, furniture, mirrors, lighting and rugs;and Plaza with vintage jewellery; Kalms Antiques with fine silver, Leslie Blackford specialising in decorative objects and furniture; WR Harvey with fine Georgian and Regency furniture and Dansk Silver by Jane Burgett, featuring Georg Jensen, Hansen and other Scandianavian pieces

 

westonbirthouse

Westonbirt House, Tetbury, Gloucesteshire

 

WHY YOU SHOULD VISIT THIS FAIR:

Cotswolds Decorative, Antiques & Art Fair takes place in the atmospheric setting of Westonbirt House, now a prestigious school, occupying the Great Hall, Orangery and adjoining rooms. Expect to see a range of antiques and decorative accessories, superb paintings, jewellery & watches, ceramics and Asian art, with prices from less than £20 to more than £20,000. Approximately 40 dealers offer plenty of choice for interior designers and the seasoned and first-time collectors.

Organiser Sue Ede: of Cooper Events told ANF: "This fair is wonderful for people to come along and find all kinds of decorative and unusual pieces to furnish their homes in their own personal style. The fair offers a special mix of vintage, antique and 20th century pieces with fine art, collector’s pieces and personal items such as jewellery, silver, watches and vintage fashion."

 

 

TICKET INFO:

Public Admission is £5.00. Open Times: Friday - Sunday 11.00am-5.00pm.

For more information visit Cooper Events

 

Cover Image: Andy Maule Antiques - A pair of 19th century carved wooden carnival heads priced at £2,850