Hegartys will hold their June auction in the Radisson Blu Hotel, on Sunday 27th June 2010 at 7pm. This sale will include the entire contents of the estate of Mrs Cynthia Good, late of Burgatia Cottage, Roscarberry, Co. Cork. Mr & Mrs Good were well known antiques collectors who attended all of the Cork Country House auctions in the ‘70’s and ‘80’s amassing an interesting collection of items which are now coming under the hammer at Hegarty’s.
Having a specific interest in the18th century period, a selection of Georgian items from that collection will feature an 18th century Irish Georgian fold-over car table est. €2000/4000,
George I candle box est.€300/500, George II lift-top cellarette/ wine cooler est.€800/1200, Georgian mahogany kidney shaped Butler’s tray €400/800, a selection of Georgian tea caddies and jewellery boxes and a large selection of library, drawing room, dining room furniture & items of vertu will also feature. A selection of about 20 items of Irish Art will interest the Art collectors, headed by a work by Kenneth Webb estimated at €4000/8000. There will be the usual selection of high-class jewellery to include 3-stone, solitaire and cluster diamond rings, gold chains etc.
The sale will also include items from assorted collections and estates in the West Cork area.
As this is a Executor’s sale, many of the items carry no reserve and will provide an excellent opportunity for home-owners and interior decorators to acquire high quality furnishings at a reasonable cost.
Viewing will take place all weed-end – Friday 25th 6-9pm, Saturday 26th 12 noon – 9pm and Sunday (day of sale) 12 noon – 7pm (when auction starts)