Antique Auction Sale

 

Saturday October 17, 2009 Beginning at 10AM

 

Preview Friday October 16, from 4 PM until 8 PM and sale day from 8AM

 

To be held at the Napanee Lions Club hall on Centre St. in the town of Napanee Ont., the hall can be reached from Hwy. 401 by taking the Hwy. 41 interchange at Napanee and proceeding south on Hwy. 41 (Centre St.), through the town, over the Napanee River, through the next set of traffic lights and proceed approximately 100 yards on your left to the auction site.

 

We have been asked by Katrina Wilson, of “Antiquest” a well known, knowledgeable and respected Toronto antiques dealer for the past twenty five plus years, who has decided, due to ill health, to close her business and sell her inventory by unreserved public auction.

 

This sale comprises an extraordinary variety of decorative art and collectible from the collection of Antiquest, the renowned gallery of Katrina Wilson. The size of the collection is equalled by its range and quality. This sale is a rare opportunity for collectors to acquire a variety of antiques, collectibles, furniture and art seldom seen first hand in this fast-changing market.

 

Included are:
English ceramics ranging from large platters and chargers to smaller cabinet and desk pieces and accessories from major makers
such as Worcester (Barr, Flight & Barr and Chamberlain), Newhall, Derby, Ridgway, Davenport, Spode, Caughley, Coalport, among many others, as well as sponge wares and Staffordshire figurines; Continental porcelains and faience, including several elegant examples of Paris porcelain wares, Art Deco period wares from Central Europe; Asian ceramics, including Imari porcelains and a rare Sawankholok stoneware figurine, Chinese porcelains including early export wares, a fine Japanese maki-e lacquer document box; English, Canadian, American and Continental  silver and plate, including several examples of Danish silver, unusual cabinet pieces as well as large serving pieces and trays, some with custom stands;  Georgian , Regency and Victorian furniture including chairs, banquet tables, brass bound chests, etageres, a rare and unusual English tray stand and a good regency period chest of drawers, several fine early inlaid boxes; Art Glass vases and cabinet pieces; framed paintings, watercolours, pastels and prints, including miniatures; early textiles; good bronze, spelter and other metal wares including vases, incense burners, inkwells and other desk accessories; lighting in glass and metal of various periods and styles.

 


 

A picture gallery of 400 images is available for preview :

CLICK HERE TO VIEW GALLERY

 


 

A catalogue will be produced at a cost of $28.00, which will include taxes, shipping and price key after sale and will be available by mid September. Please send catalogue orders to Gerda Potter, 1049 Simmons Rd. Odessa Ont. K0H 2H0

 

Terms: cash, cheque with two forms of ID, Visa, MasterCard and Interac.

            A 10% buyer’s premium will be applied to the hammer price.

 

Auctioneers: Tim Potter and Cec Knight

 

Tim Potter Auction Services

RR2 Odessa Ont. K0H 2H0

(613) 386-3635