Occasionally the contents of a grand country house comes to auction allowing buyers to secure an item from a traditional British estate.
An ‘eclectic mix of objects’ from the former estate of TV’s ‘Troubleshooter’ Sir John Harvey-Jones and his wife Lady Mary Evelyn Harvey-Jones is coming up for auction.
A sale billed as ‘an amazing opportunity to own a true piece of English history’ is taking place on January 20-22.
The first auction of the New Year at Charterhouse in Dorset offers nearly 1000 lots on January 7-8.
Phillip Lucas is described by art historian Dan Cruickshank as “a collector with a keen eye for quality, and for character”.
If you’re looking for a piece of furniture that combines function and character, plus something that will stand the test of time, Mouseman is a great option.
A mirror that hung in a family’s bathroom in Bristol for more than 40 years is believed to have once been owned by Marie Antoinette.