At Hegarty’s are really excited about our next sale on Tuesday, 15th November, as we have two super collections coming under the hammer – The Dr. Marie Baker Estate Sale of Bantry, Co. Cork & The Gliksten Collection of Maggie Gliksten decd., late of Kinsale, Co. Cork, a renowned local collector. There will be some super top-quality pieces on offer, which the public will not see the likes of for a long time.
This promises to be a really special, important sale, and we strongly urge all our customers not to miss this one! Public viewing takes place on Friday 11th from 12 – 5pm, Saturday 12th 12-5pm, Sunday 13th 2 – 5pm, Monday 14th 12-5pm & Tuesday 15th (day of sale) from 12-7pm, with auction commencing at 7pm sharp.
Catalogue will be online by close of business on Thursday 10th.
Some highlights are below to tempt you!…
AN IMPORTANT, LARGE, IRISH SATINWOOD AND MARQUETRY INLAID, DEMI LUNE, SIDE TABLE, by William Moore of Dublin, the semi elliptical top decorated with oval floral panels, of Sycamore set into the border, a large demi-medallion floral panel to the centre, with inlaid satinwood, sycamore and tulipwood, raised on tapering legs with an inlaid fluted freize, 64”x32”x25” approx – this table was a real find – a wonderful example of Irish furniture. (William Moore learned his trade in London working under the renowned firm of Mayhew and Ince, Moore set up in Dublin 1785 – 1815 where he had workshops in Abbey Street and then Chapel Street, among some of his notable clients was the third Duke of Portland, Viceroy of Ireland in 1782. Other examples of Moores work can be seen in Irish furniture The Knight of Glynn & James Peal. There is a commode attributed to William Moore in the Victoria & Albert museum.) est. €15,000/20,000
A VERY FINE 18th CENTURY, BASKET MOULD DISH, c. 1765, with yellow ground, and raised floral leaf decoration all over, beneath is a large anchor marking and a Zorensky Collection label, this piece is featured on page 234 in the renowned “Worcester Porcelain 1751-1792, Zorensky Collection”, book. Estimate : 1200/1300
A FINE EXAMPLE of KILLARNEY WARE, A MARQUETRY YEW WOOD JEWELLERY BOX, decorated extensively with inlaid foliage and images of Killarney, including Glena Cottage which once stood by the lakes in Killarney. There are double doors which fold out to reveal 5 drawers, and a lift-up top which covers a sectioned interior. est. €2500/3000
A 18th CENTURY HUNT TABLE, with drop leaves on both sides, and a gate leg, 73″x45″x30″ approx est. €3000/4000
AN UNUSUAL 19TH CENTURY EDWARDIAN CREDENZA/SIDE BOARD, with burr walnut, and ebonised borders, decorated with miniature porcelain plaques est. €2000/4000
A PAIR OF UNUSUAL ROSEWOOD BOOKSHELVES, raised on two rounded turned feet and a demi lune back foot, marble topped with a raised brass gallery est. €3000/3500
A FINE 18th CENTURY DISHTOP SILVER TABLE, with carved shell decoration on a shaped frieze, and raised on curved cabriole legs that terminate with paw feet, 29 x 21 x 28.75” approx est. €2000/2500
EDMUND JOHANN NIEMANN (1813 – 1876), A PAIR OF LANDSCAPES, (1) FIGURE ON A PATH WITH AN ABBEY BEYOND, Signed, oil on canvas, (1) FIGURE ON A PATH WITH A RUIN BEYOND, Signed, oil on canvas, both 18″x12″ canvas.
A PAIR OF GREEN CELADON CRACKLE VASES, on carved wooden bases, 19th Century est. €900/1200
JOSEPH WILLIAM CAREY RUA (1859-1937) MUCKISH DONEGAL, watercolour, signed JW Carey lower right, and inscribed with location lower right est. €1300/1500
A VERY FINE GILDED 18th CENTURY SERVING DISH, Inscribed with location of the image beneath, Killiney Castle Co. Dublin, circa 1840 est. €500/700.
Looking forward to seeing you at the viewing!