Lost Houses of Ireland by Randal Macdonnell 2002


The Lost Houses of Ireland by Randal Macdonnell 2002
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson 2002
Large format 30 x 25 cm
Hardcover with dust jacket
Excellent condition

This fabulous volume contains great homes of Ireland, gone forever, razed or turned commercial. Illustrated with more than 350 photos of rare and historic interior rooms with period furnishings and exteriors with unique detail, through a gallery of both close-up and full-frame pictorials. Stories of those who lived in each site depict how life was lived in earlier times, with memorable family achievements and eccentricities.
Featuring these houses: Ballynegall, Bermingham House, Blarney Castle, Borris House, Castle MacGarrett Clonalis, Dromoland Castle, French Park, Gaybrook, Glananea, Gormanston Castle Headfort, Kilkea Castle , Killeen Castle, Killruddery, Kilmurry, Knocklofty, Mallow, Moore Abbey, Mount Juliet, Rockfleet, Rockingham, Shanbally Castle, Shelton Abbey, Stradbally Hall

Price £30.00

Ref:2247

Burkes Irish Country Houses by Mark Bence-Jones 1978


Burkes Irish Country Houses
by Mark Bence-Jones
Vol.1

Published by Burke’s Peerage Ltd., London., 1978.
Pergamon Press N.Y.
Hardback red cloth with dust jacket.
Good condition extensive text and several thousand illustrations.

This book is an alphabetical dictionary of nearly 2,000 Irish country houses, with individual entries comprising an architectural description and commentary, a brief history of the property and its devolution, many anecdotes and notes of interest concerning the interior, gardens, park etc.

Price £40.00


STK.2246

Impressionist & Modern Art – Sothebys 2007


Impressionist & Modern Art
Day Sale Afternoon Lots 301-475

8th November 2007
Sotheby’s
New York

Very heavy well illustrated catalogue with fold out pages
Condition Excellent

Price £9.00

Ref:2440

The Estate Of Christian, Lady Hesketh 2007


The Estate Of Christian, Lady Hesketh
Together With Property Of The Trustees of The 2nd Baron Hesketh’s Will Trust.
The single-owner sale includes a group of fine furniture and decorative accessories from a variety of Lady Hesketh’s homes.
Sale Total: £2,918,928 Sale Number: L07500

7th March 2007

Sotheby’s
London

Very heavy well illustrated catalogue, includes the results sheet
Condition Excellent

Price £16.00

Ref:2438

Catalonian Villa Collection of Anton Casamor


Private art collection of the celebrated sculptor and artist, Antón Casamor.
The art and sculpture kept at his villa in nearby Navata. The 220-plus lot auction majors on devotional sculpture dating from the 12th century to modern day, as well as Old Master Italian and Spanish paintings.

11th April 2018
Bonhams
London

Heavy well illustrated colour catalogue
With sale results sheet
Condition Excellent

Price £12.00

Ref:2437

Collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales Australia


Property from the Collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales
Fine Australian Paintings, Sculpture, Drawings, Prints and Books, European and American Works of Art

19 & 20 August 1996
Sotheby’s
Melbourne

Well illustrated colour catalogue
Extract of Lots 1 to 49
Condition Excellent

Price £12.00

Ref:2436

Property from the estate of Giancarlo Baroni 2013


Estate of Giancarlo Baroni, brought a strong total of $13,859,634, above pre-sale expectations of $8.4 – 12.1 million. Bidders from around the globe filled the salesroom actively pursuing works from the renowned Old Master connoisseur, collector and dealer’s collection, which ranged from 15th century gold ground paintings to works by El Greco, Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, Bernardo Bellotto and Giovanni Boldini, among others. The sale was led by Eva Gonzalès’ La demoiselle d’honneur, which achieved $2,546,500, more than four times its pre-sale high estimate of $600,000, and a new record for the artist at auction. The evening session alone brought in $11.6 million.

29 & 30 January 2013
Sotheby’s
New York

Very Heavy well illustrated catalogue, includes the results sheet
Condition Excellent

Price £22.00

Ref:2435