Old masters, new prices at chiswick auctions

07/10/2014     Chiswick Curates

Chiswick Auctions has a wonderful selection of specialist sales for you to choose from this month, all the sales are available for traditional viewing and also have LIVE on-line bidding on the day. (See below.)

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Fine Art - Tuesday 7th October

Specialist Jan Leman - jan@chiswickauctions.co.uk



Lot 11 - sold for £52,000 + 20% commission & VAT

Attributed to Andrea Del Sarto (1486-1530), Madonna and Christ with two Angels, an exceptional large oil on panel, unsigned, unframed, 94.5cm x 74.5cm, verso is the hand-painted number '2' along with a partial red wax seal, which appears to depict a Cardinal's mitre. Provenance: private collection, with the same family for five generations. A lesser version of this work by Pier Francesco Foschi (1502-1567), pupil of Del Sarto, is also known. Estimate £7000 – 10000


Punjab & Afghanistan Antiquarian Books - Wednesday 22nd October starting at 12 noon

Viewing: Sunday 12 noon - 6pm, Monday & Tuesday 10am - 6pm, and prior to the auction


Lot 44

INDIA & PUNJAB - HERBERT EDWARDES & THE SIKH WARS - A two volume first edition of A Year on the Punjab Frontier 1848-9, by Major Herbert B. Edwards, C.B, 1851, first edition 2 vols, 608pp, 734pp, Orig. Edwardes' classic account of the 1848 Punjab rebellion, with three colour plates heightened in gold, plans, lithographic views, facsimile letter, and a large folding linen backed map outlined in colour. Estimate: £400-600





The autumn sales are well under way and never more clearly when every fur coat sold regardless of condition during the Vintage Fashion, Furs & Textile auction held on the 30th September. The next sale date has been bought forward so please make a note of the date Tuesday 11th November. For enquiries contact Tracie Vallis - tracie@chiswickauctions.co.uk


The next Fine Dolls, Teddy Bears & Toys sale has been changed to include a Private collection of Rare Noddy books and illustrations. More later but make a note of the date Wednesday 19th November, starting at 12 noon.


We are busy gathering for two Wine & Spirit auctions to be held before Christmas, to satisfy the connoisseur as well as the party thrower, the dates are below but here is a 'shout out' that we are taking entries now. For enquiries contact Stephen Large - stephen@chiswickauctions.co.uk


We have LIVE on-line bidding every week with full image catalogues at www.the-saleroom.com/chiswick and www.proxibid.com/chiswickauctions

Full High Resolution Images are available on our website that has the easy zoom facility please note the catalogue is fully uploaded by SUNDAY evening as we still are photographing on Sunday - www.chiswickauctions.co.uk

Antiques & Interiors Auctions are held every Tuesday at 12 noon or follow the Specialist sales that take up around 200 lots in the day's sale.

Viewing Every Week: Sunday 12 noon to 6pm, Monday 10am to 6pm and prior to the sale

Free valuations and auction entries: Monday to Friday, 10am – 6pm
Full valuation team: Wednesday to Friday

For valuations email your photographs with your name and telephone number to valuations@chiswickauctions.co.uk

For all enquiries send emails to info@chiswickauctions.co.uk or call the office - 020 8992 4442




14th Specialist Wines & Spirits - Stephen Large - stephen@chiswickauctions.co.uk

21st Specialist Jewellery & Watches - Matthew Caddick - matt@chiswickauctions.co.uk

22nd Punjab & Afghanistan Antiquarian Book sale - Wednesday starting at 12 noon - William Rouse - william@chiswickauctions.co.uk

28th Medals & Militaria - Mark Longson - mark@chiswickauctions.co.uk


4th Stamps, Coins & Banknotes - John Carrol - john@chiswickauctions.co.uk

11th Vintage & Designer Fashion, Furs & Textiles - Tracie Vallis - tracie@chiswickauctions.co.uk

18th Antiques & Interiors - valuations - valuations@chiswickauctions.co.uk

19th NODDY with Antique Dolls, Teddy Bears & Toys - Wednesday starting at 12 noon - Tracie Vallis - tracie@chiswickauctions.co.uk

25th Antiques & Interiors, followed by the Russian Sale starting at 5pm - Jan Leman - jan@chiswickauctions.co.uk


2nd 20th Century & Contemporary Art & Design - James Nurse - james@chiswickauctions.co.uk

9th Fine Art & Antiques - William Rouse - william@chiswickauctions.com

16th Specialist Wine & Spirits - Stephen Large - stephen@chiswickauctions.co.uk

20th CLOSED FOR CHRISTMAS at 6pm – re-open 3rd SATURDAY JANUARY 2015

Please be aware sale dates are subject to change.


Condition Reports

Please request condition reports prior to the auction date. All photographs will be updated on to three websites by Sunday evening prior to the sale. Additional photograph requests should be requested prior to the Sunday before the sale so that the website can be updated with them. We do try to assist you with condition reports however we cannot promise to reply to condition reports requested on the day of the sale. Please come in and VIEW the items to satisfy your own judgment wherever possible. (The Fashion & Textile sale has a no return policy due to the nature of old materials, please satisfy yourselves with the overall wear and condition, thank you.)