Collection of Helen W. Benjamin Sotheby’s 1996

Property from the Collection of Helen W. Benjamin
Mrs. Benjamin was a trustee of Mount Sinai Hospital and her husband, a corporate lawyer, developed an interest in contemporary art that led to her involvement with the Whitney Museum. She served as a member of its Painting and Sculpture Committee from 1978 to 1989. Works included by Delvaux, Feininger, Giacometti, Gonzalez, Magritte, Man Ray Moore, Morandi, Nicholson, Picasso, Richier and Tanguy

2nd May 1996

New York

Rare well illustrated catalogue
Condition very good

Price £14.00


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


Burkes Irish Country Houses by Mark Bence-Jones 1978

Burkes Irish Country Houses
by Mark Bence-Jones

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


Impressionist & Modern Art – Sothebys 2007

Impressionist & Modern Art
Day Sale Afternoon Lots 301-475

8th November 2007
New York

Very heavy well illustrated catalogue with fold out pages
Condition Excellent

Price £9.00


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


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

Price £14.00


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

Heavy well illustrated colour catalogue
With sale results sheet
Condition Excellent

Price £12.00


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

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

Price £12.00