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Private Collection from Eaton Square
Works of Art
Anouska Hempel
The interiors formed by the anonymous collector over a period of almost forty years in his Eaton Square residence comprise 264 lots including a diverse array of furniture, pictures and works of art, ceramics, furnishings and garden statuary. The collection of Early Portraits formed by Anouska Hempel comprising 82 lots, her collection includes a group of six portraits dating to 1626 which are known as the “Shafto” paintings, due to their Bavington Hall provenance, a house in Northumberland which belonged to the Shafto family and immortalised in the famous northern song ‘Bobby Further highlights include an English School portrait of Frances Marbury, aged 27, and her daughter, aged 4, of Marbury Hall Cheshire, dated 1613 and a half-length portrait by Cornelis Jonson (1593-1661) of Elisabeth Campion, from Danny Park, Sussex

2nd May 2013

This heavy glossy catalogue is in excellent condition
includes the sale results sheets

Price £11.99


Irish Country Houses by Mark Bence Jones – Revised Edition 1988


Published by Constable, 1988.
Hardback  blue cloth with dust jacket .
Book Condition: Excellent. 30x21cm.

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.
Extensive text and several thousand illustrations.

Condition. Very Good

(Weight: Heavy)
Price £68.00

Ref: 2180

The House Sale. Christie’s New York

Including property of: Louis Bowen, Chipstone Foundation, The Discovery Museum, Mr Jack Higdon, Hon Robert McKinney, Eddy Nicholson, William Ruger, Albin Salton, Dr Ellen Simon, Eloise Spaeth Collection, Barbara Streisand, Williams Collection, Tulsa Oklahoma and others

Auction house: Christie’s, New York
Date: 6 March 2003
Condition: Very Good

(Weight: medium)
Price £16