Category Archives: House Sale

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

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 £14.00

Ref:2438

EAST & WEST PRIVATE COLLECTION EATON SQUARE

Image1s Image2s

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

Christie’s
London
2nd May 2013

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

Price £11.99

Ref:1637

Irish Country Houses by Mark Bence Jones – Revised Edition 1988

Image1
Vol.1

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

2374
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

Ref:2374

CHATEAU EN EURE ET LOIRE Sothebys 2007

2360
Subject: Chateau en eure et Loire, Banque Hottinguer,
Rue de Provence, Hotel Parisien
Auction house: Sothebys, Paris
Date: 26 April 2007
Condition: Excellent

(Weight: Heavy)
Price £12.00

Ref: 2360

El Quexigal

Subject: House Sale
Includes property of Propiedad de la familia Hohenlohe
Auction house: Sotheby’s (Madrid)
Date:1979-05-25
Lots: 695
Condition: Excellent

(Weight:V.Heavy)
Price £17.00

Ref:1720