Hegartys first Sale of 2015 is on January 25th

A gilded and ormolu mounted bombe shaped 19th century Vitrine

A gilded and ormolu mounted bombe shaped 19th century Vitrine

Our next sale is scheduled for Sunday, 25th January 2015 at 3pm.  Viewing will take place on Friday 23rd Jan 12-5pm, Saturday 24th 12-5pm & Sunday (day of sale) from 12-3pm.

This sale is mainly a one-owner collection of exceptionally fine quality antiques & fine art,approximately 300 lots to be sold at the Auction rooms in Bandon on Sunday, 25th January 2015 at 3pm.  It will include a private and rare collection of 18th century and 19th century Irish & English furniture, antiques, collectables, selected porcelain, watches, silver & fine art.
Furniture highlights will include an exceptional Irish rosewood side table, circa 1800 est. €3000/5000, an Irish 18th century George II secretaire tallboy  est. €4000/6000, a late 19th century French giltwood pier mirror  est. €2000/3000, an Irish 19th century Irish mahogany two door display cabinet with satinwood inlays est. €2500/3500, and Edwardian rosewood envelope card table est. €1500/2500, a gilded ormolu mounted bombe shaped 19th century vitrine previously in the collection of the Chavasse family, Castletownsend est. €3000/5000, a large selection of occasional furniture and giltwood mirrors, a dozen or so Oriental netsuke carvings, Pair of Japanese bone carvings of figures, circa 1890, on wooden plinths, 8.5″ / 21.5cm high, Japanese Imari vases. 
A large selection of Irish & English silver will feature to include a Rare Irish

Irish18th century George II secretaire tallboy

Irish 18th century George II secretaire tallboy

provincial silver basting spoon with a Celtic point, having bright cut engraving, by John Gibson of Cork, circa 1800, a George III Irish silver wine funnel base, with beaded border and contemporary crest, Dublin 1810, Irish silver sauce boat with gravy rim gadrooned decoration, having three shell feet and flying sea scroll handle, Dublin 1978, 6.25″/16cm long, 7 ozs etc. 19th century glass will also feature along with a selection of Irish contemporary art.   A collection of 19th century & early 20th century Persian rugs & runners will be on offer and a 19th century Irish portrait of a Gentleman, previously in the collection of Oliver Reed and many more items of interest to discerning collectors.

Below is a taster of some of the collectables on offer at this auction >>
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View Gallery of selected lots from our December Auction

Here’s a heads-up on what to expect in our Auction on Sunday next, 7th December, (catalogue will be completed soon – you will be notified when it is online)


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2014 End of year sale is on Sunday, 7th December at 3pm!

19th century Marquetry and ormolu mounted Bracket Clock est €800-1200

19th century Marquetry and ormolu mounted Bracket Clock est €800-1200

Hegarty’s final auction of the year promises to be a particularly good one for buyers of antiques furniture & collectables.  The sale will comprise of approximately 350 lots, will include the contents of one-owner collections from both Cork & Kinsale. Some highlights of the selection of the 100+ lots of occasional 19th century and early 20th century furniture will include:- 18th century Irish mahogany and satinwood card table est. €3000/5000, a mahogany extending dining room table est. €4000/8000, a George II Irish chest on chest with secretaire est. €4000/6000, a Georgian Hepplewhite side table on cabriole leg est. €3000/5000, a Cork Nelson sideboard est. €3000/5000, Late 19th century French 3 door brass & tortoiseshell inlaid boulle cabinet, estimated at €700/1000 & a good early 19th century bracket clock. A lot of interest is expected in a rare Chinese silver parasol by Hong Kong and Canton silversmith Kwan Wo. There will also be a large selection, about 120 lots of porcelain, 18th & 19th silver, giltwood mirrors, Irish 19th century glass. Some rare & collectable Books will also feature from a Cork city private library.

The sale will take place on Sunday, 7th December 2014 at 3pm at Hegarty’s Auction Rooms, The Bypass, Bandon, Co. Cork.  Viewing will be on Friday 5th Dec & Saturday 6th Dec from 12-5pm, and on Sunday, the day of sale from 12-3pm.  Viewing is highly recommended!

Pair of fine jade Mandarin ducks est. €1500/2000

Pair of fine jade Mandarin ducks est. €1500/2000

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November Auction features Kinsale contents – Calderwood House

Gents Rolex "Cellini" wristwatch est. €2500/3500

Gents Rolex “Cellini” wristwatch est. €2500/3500

We are pleased to have been favoured with the sale of the contents of a Kinsale residence – Calderwood House.  Calderwood is the former residence of Professor Eddie O Kelly.
Some highlights of the auction will include: Irish Georgian mahogany tallboy est €3000/5000, Victorian mahogany extending dining table est €2500/4000, Regency Cork linen press est €3000/5000, pair of French 19th century rosewood side cabinets est €4000/6000, set of 8 Victorian dining chairs est €2000/4000, pair of large stone eagles €500/1000, a 19th century Boulle bracket clock in immaculate condition is expected to make €3000/5000 and a collection of 50 lots from a clock makers shop make an interesting group. The 400 lot auction will have a jewellery section of 30 lots including a Rolex 18ct gold Cellini Classic manual wind gents watch (clearly hallmarked)  est €2000/4000 along with a good 3 stone diamond ring est €1500/2500.  Paintings will include Arthur Maderson, Lamb, Markey Robinson, Elizabeth Brophy and Lorna Millar.
A selection of Irish and English silver will total approx 40 lots.

Also included in the sale will be the residue of the Gotto collection from Willowhill house.

The Auction takes place on Sunday, 2nd November 2014 at 3pm in our Auction Rooms, at Parnell Business Centre, The Bypass, Bandon, Co. Cork.  Viewing is on Saturday 1st Nov from 12-6pm & Sunday 2nd November from 12 noon until auction starts at 3pm. Viewing is highly recommended for this auction

A “sneak” preview follows:-

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Willowbank house contents come under the hammer at Hegartys

Hegarty Antiques & Fine Art Auctions are pleased to announce that they have been favoured with the sale of the contents of Willowbank House, Carrigaline, Co. Cork.   These items have been moved for convenience of sale to the Auction Rooms at the Bypass, Bandon, Co. Cork where they will be auctioned together will the residue of some other Cork Estates on Sunday, 14th September 2014 at 4pm.


Willowhill House, Carrigaline, Co. Cork
(see gallery below of selection of contents)

Highlights of the sale will include Regency Cork mahogany foldover tea table est. €2000/3000, Irish Georgian mahogany linen press   est. €2000/4000, Regency Irish rosewood chiffonier est. €1500/2500, Irish Georgian mahogany side table est. €3000/5000, 19th century boulle tortoiseshell & brass inlaid, ormolu mounted clock est. €1500/2500, 19th century brass inlaid library table est. €2500/3500, a French Empire walnut and marquetry inlaid Ladies’ works table est. €1500/2500, an Irish 19th century walnut Ladies’ workbox est. €1500/2500.

A 19th century Minton & Co. porcelain figures of Miranda est. €1200/1800 and a Worcester porcelain figure of the water carrier est. €1400/1800 will be among the many items of Oriental & European porcelain, including Satsuma, Celadon, Copeland, Worcester, Minton etc.

Of interest to Chinese buyers will be an antique jade bowl and a spinach jade group as well as 18th century Chinese carved wood and gilded scenes, possibly originally from a screen. Collectables will include a 19th century Tunbridge ware jewellery box along with 18th & 19th century Irish & English silver, jewellery will also feature.

Viewing will take place on Saturday, 13th Sept. from 12 – 6pm, and on Sunday 14th September from 12 -4pm, when auction starts.

Below is a selection of the lots for auction on the 14th, do come and view, it will be well worth the trip!

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The Moseley Collection headlines Hegarty’s July Sale

20 piece Worcester dinner service, by James Stinton, all signed

20 piece Worcester dinner service, by James Stinton, all signed

HEGARTY Auctioneers have been favoured with the sale of the entire contents of Listarkin House, Union Hall, Co. Cork, former residence of the late well known collector and part-time dealer Peter Moseley, a personality fondly remembered by everybody in the antiques trade in county Cork.  Peter amassed an extensive collection of silver over his 90 years.  Also many items of 18th & 19th century furniture, Art, items of vertu, mirrors, collectables will make this a wonderful and unusual Country house collection to come to the market for some time,  not quite Bantry House, but certainly a collection well worth viewing!

The auction will take place on Sunday, the 20th of this month, with extended viewing from Thursday, 17th July, continuing daily through to Sunday 20th when the auction will take place at 3pm.

Peter will be fondly remembered by his many clients and friends, who will now have the opportunity to buy something from his collection.

Illustrated catalogue will be online on Wednesday 16th July, in the meantime, browse below a taster of some of the lots on offer in this very exciting collection:-

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A visual “taster” of our sale on Monday 19th May in Carrigaline

Hegarty’s next auction takes place in the Carrigaline Court Hotel on Monday 19th May 2014 at 7pm, with viewing on Sunday 18th from 2pm-8pm and on Monday (day of sale) from 12 noon until 7pm when auction starts.It will feature the entire contents of Harbour View House, Kilbrittain, former residence of Brian & Joan Gollins, now returned to Devon, England.  Brian & Joan were life long collectors of Irish & English furniture & collectables and have over the years amassed some important items including a pair of 19th century library bookcases est. €6000/10,000, a Regency rosewood Irish side table est. €4000/6000, an Edwardian kidney shaped desk by Roberts & Roberts est €3000/5000, an important George II Irish foldover card table est. €5000/8000.  Also included in the auction is a horological collection amassed over 50 years and containing over 100 clocks, including wall, mantle, pocket & carriage clocks.  The sale will have 350 lots in total and will also include Irish & English silver, giltwood mirrors, oriental & European porcelain along with some interesting collectables & Irish Art.
Below is a visual “taster” of what we will have on offer:-
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