At Christie’s | Three Country House Collections

I’m quite fascinated by these auction catalogues – not the simple glossy ones with nicely framed images – but the tomes dedicated entirely to well-researched collections. As a result I really do not need to add anything further here than what has been compiled by Christie’s. Nonetheless, please follow the links as there are some very fine pieces, indeed!

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Press release (28 May 2015) from Christie’s:

Glebe House, Mont Pellier, and Woodbury House
Three Country House Collections, Sale #11567

Christie’s, South Kensington, London, 17 June 2015

GrabCommonFileStorageImage.aspxOn 17 June Christie’s South Kensington will offer Three Country House Collections: Glebe House, the Property of the late Mr. Anthony Hobson; Mont Pellier, the Property of the late Mrs. Barbara Overland; and Woodbury House, the Property of the late The Hon. Mr. & Mrs. Anthony Samuel (Sale #11567). These three country house collections perfectly encapsulate the English home and together they present a superb selection of English and European furniture, Old Master paintings and drawings, decorative objects, silver and porcelain.

The sale comprises over 350 lots with estimates ranging from £500 to £50,000. The pre-auction viewing at Christie’s 85 Old Brompton Road will be open from 12 to 16 June for connoisseurs, decorators and collectors alike to explore…

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