Thursday 24 August 2017
Commencing at 10:30amSt Neots Auction Centre
Wednesday 23rd August – 9am to 7pm,
Morning of sale from 9am
Our Mid-Century Design sales are a great hit with collectors, dealers and private buyers looking to furnish their homes with something ‘out of the ordinary’.
For pieces by Danish designers such as Svend Åge Madsen and Hans Wegner together with household-names like Charles Eames look no further than W&H Peacock on the 24th of August 2017.
More unusual pieces include a Japanese chaise by Takashi Okamura, a hard-to-find G-Plan ‘Spider’ table and a silver gelatin photograph by Horst P. Horst.
With estimates from £20 to £2,000 anyone can find something to take home!
Although not to everyone’s taste, these sales are a real highlight and attract buyers from all across the United Kingdom and abroad. So before you decide to cast away the evidence of your childhood, why not give W&H Peacock a call? It may be that the psychedelic sofa in your garage is all the rage once again!
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ENTRIES INVITED FOR NEXT SALE
If you own anything which you think might be suitable for one of our monthly sales please contact Matthew Baker on 01234 266366 or email@example.com
For an approximate estimate, email us with a description and image of your item. For larger or multiple items, we are happy to arrange for a valuer to visit your home or premises at your convenience.
Future sale dates include:
Bedford – 18th November 2017 – Entries Now Invited
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20th Century Design
Attributed to Michael Kidner RA (1917-2009),geometric shapes, unsigned, oil on paper,51 x 37 cm, together with two others by the same hand (3)*Please Note: Artist Resale Rights may apply to this lot CONDITION REPORT: Various pinholes to the top of the pictures Framed and glazed Small tear to the side of one picture
Sold for £1600
Garry Fabian Miller (b.1957),'First Sun', 'Star', 'Angel' and 'Red',signed verso and dated 1992,cibachrome, oil and light projection images, 29 x 28 cm (4 *Please Note: Artist Resale Rights may apply to this lot CONDITION REPORT: Consigned by a large business following an office relocation. Each framed and glazed.One picture has slipped in the frame
Sold for £2200
David Batchelor (b.1955),'1st Leaf No. 1-4', '2nd Leaf No. 1-4', '3rd Leaf No. 1,2,4'watercolour over pencil,unsigned with titles in pen verso,57 x 57 cm each (11)*Please Note: Artist Resale Rights may apply to this lot CONDITION REPORT: Consigned by a major business due to an office relocation.Third leaf No.3 missing
Sold for £1500
Michael Kidner RA (1917-2009),'Raindrops I' and 'Raindrops II',signed in pencil and dated 1958,oil on paper,50 x 37 cm each (2)*Please Note: Artist Resale Rights may apply to this lot CONDITION REPORT: Consigned from a major business following an office relocation. F/G.Both pictures have pin holes to the topTear to the top right corner of Raindrop IFramed and glazed
Sold for £1600
Henry Walter Klein (H.W.Klein) for Bramin Mobler, a 1960's adjustable chaise longue, the teak frame upholstered in Kvadrat Tonica 411 wool CONDITION REPORT: Condition appears good, few minor scratches
Sold for £1000
Niels Otto Moller for J.L. Moller, a set of six model 75 chairs with teak frames and papercord seats, together with an H.W. Klein extending dining table with a single leaf, max. l. 170 cm CONDITION REPORT: One chair with a nick out of the backOne back has a long scratch that goes down to the timber and shows bare unfinished woodVarious other minor light scratches Sperate leaf can be removed D. 120
Sold for £1400
Niels Otto Moller for J.L. Moller, a set of six model 75 chairs with teak frames and papercord seats, together with an associated teak extending dining table CONDITION REPORT: Minor wear, overall good, few scratches through out Square extending into rectangular shape table126cm extending with two leaves to 210cm Width 90cm Few scratches
Sold for £1200
Hans Olsen for Frem Rojle, a 1960's teak 'Roundette' set including an extending table, max. l. 156 cm, and six nesting chairs
Sold for £840
A 1960's Danish sofa, the Brazilian rosewood frame with green upholstery and cushions, in the manner of Illum Wikkelso or Ole Wanscher
Sold for £900
Andy Goldsworthy OBE (b.1956),'Bracken stalks brought to a dome leaving a hold, raining, Borrowdale, Cumbria',colour photograph, 74 x 74 cm *Please Note: Artist Resale Rights may apply to this lot**The Auctioneers understand that this piece would originally have been sold with a second framed work including the authenticity, which is not now present CONDITION REPORT:
See pics No signature Frame 110x110cm Looks to have been cut out
Sold for £1700
Nam June Paik (American/Korean 1932-2006),'Evolution/Revolution/Resolution',signed in pencil and numbered 12/64the complete set of eight colour lithographs with aluminium plate etching,printed by Mark Patsfall Graphics, Ohio, Colophon, published by Carl Solway Gallery,70 x 52 cm each (8) CONDITION REPORT: Consigned by a large business following an office relocation. Each framed and glazedAll of the prints have rough edges All No. 12/64 and singed in pencilCondition appears ok No original portfolio
Sold for £9000
Len Tabner (b.1946),'Stripping out drill pipes...'signed in pencil and dated 'Jan 28th 88 Monday 2.00 am',mixed media,50 x 70 cm,together with another of a similar theme (2)*Please Note: Artist Resale Rights may apply to this lot CONDITION REPORT: Framed and glazedSlight damage to frame
Sold for £2000
Naoya Hatakeyama (b.1958),'Lime Hills',signed,a set of ten colour photographs on paper,45.5 x 42.4 cm each (10) CONDITION REPORT: Consigned by a major business following an office relocation. Each framed and glazed, one with the glazing damaged. Signatures rubbed.
Sold for £1700
A G-Plan teak and crossbanded circular extending dining table, d. 121 cm, together with a set of six matching teak and brown vinyl chairs with circular seats CONDITION REPORT: Minor wear, overall good
Sold for £480
Borge Mogensen for FDB, a set of four beech and papercord J39 'Peoples Chairs', designed in 1947
Sold for £660
Sir Norman Foster for Tecno, a 'Nomos' table, the rectangular glass surface on a chromed base of typical form with castors, l. 160 cm
Sold for £840
Antonio Citterio for B&B Italia, a 'Dadone' red leather three-seater sofa on a chromed frame
Sold for £980