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Decorative Arts & Design


SEPTEMBER 19 - 24

Encompassing an especially wide assortment of items, our September auction includes property from local estates and private collections, including the Estate of Richard LaPrairie, Toronto, the Estates of Edie and Eddie Creed, King City and the Collection of Margaret and Bill Munn, Victoria, BC. Collectors can expect a good selection of Georgian, Victorian and later English silver and Old Sheffield Plate; Continental European, Asian, American and Canadian silver; selected French, Bohemian, Scandinavian, English, Irish, American and Canadian glass; early English porcelain from an important private collection; Continental European and Russian Imperial porcelain; selected work by Canadian potters;  bronze and marble sculptures; antique clocks and garnitures; miniature portraits; enamels, pewter, copper, brass and other metalwork; Louis Majorelle Art Nouveau furniture; textiles, works of art, prints, maps, mirrors, lighting and decorations.

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The Cabinet of Curiosities including World History and Culture


SEPTEMBER 26 - OCTOBER 1

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Decorative Arts & Design


JULY 4 - 9

‘Petite Chouette’, Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Ceramic Jug, c.1949
PRICE REALISED: $9,600

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ONLINE AUCTION

Cabinet of Curiosities


JUNE 8 - 13

Egyptian Basalt Head of a Healing Statue, Late Period-Ptolemaic Period, 7th-2nd century B.C.
Price Realised: $120,000

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Decorative Arts & Design

Decorative Arts & Design at Waddington’s encompasses a broad and diverse variety of objects. We are specialists in bronzes, items of Canadian historical interest, ceramics, devotional works of art, glass, lighting, militaria, mirrors, objets de vertu, porcelain, silver, scientific instruments, travel and exploration maps, and fine rugs and carpets.

Notable Sales

Odoardo Fantacchiotti (Italian, 1811-1877)

Odoardo Fantacchiotti (Italian, 1811-1877)

BUST OF PANDORA


March 26, 2020

Estimate $3,000-$5,000

Realised: $31,200

Set of Four Dutch Silver Table Candlesticks, Hendrik Fortman, Leiden, c.1755-66

Set of Four Dutch Silver Table Candlesticks, Hendrik Fortman, Leiden, c.1755-66


June 13, 2019

Estimate $4,000-$6,000

Realised: $31,200

Early Victorian Cast Silver Four-Light Candelabra, Robert Garrard II, London, 1838

Early Victorian Cast Silver Four-Light Candelabra, Robert Garrard II, London, 1838


June 13, 2019

Estimate $15,000-$20,000

Realised: $38,400

Pair of Russian Imperial Porcelain Portrait Vases, period of Nicholas I, c.1830

Pair of Russian Imperial Porcelain Portrait Vases, period of Nicholas I, c.1830


June 13, 2019

Estimate $4,000-$6,000

Realised: $57,600

North Italian Infantry Breastplate, Early 17th Century

North Italian Infantry Breastplate, Early 17th Century


October 24, 2019

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $9,000

Finn Juhl (1912-1989) NV-45 Lounge Chair, Mid 20th Century

Finn Juhl (1912-1989) NV-45 Lounge Chair, Mid 20th Century

Neils Vodder or Baker Furniture


September 26, 2019

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $10,200

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Decorative Arts & Design

September 19 - 24, 2020

Encompassing a wide assortment of items, this auction includes property from local estates and private collections, including the Estate of Richard LaPrairie, Toronto, the Estates of Edie and Eddie Creed, King City and the Collection of Margaret and Bill Munn, Victoria, BC.

Collectors can expect a good selection of Georgian, Victorian and later English silver and Old Sheffield Plate; Continental European, Asian, American and Canadian silver; selected French, Bohemian, Scandinavian, English, Irish, American and Canadian glass; early English porcelain from an important private collection; Continental European and Russian Imperial porcelain; selected work by Canadian potters; bronze and marble sculptures; antique clocks and garnitures; miniature portraits; enamels, pewter, copper, brass and other metalwork; Louis Majorelle Art Nouveau furniture; textiles, works of art, prints, maps, mirrors, lighting and decorations.

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The Cabinet of Curiosities including World History and Culture

September 26 - October 01, 2020

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Waddingtons.ca is seeking consignments for our upcoming auctions.

  • Antique & Modern Silver & Gold
  • Antique Firearms, Edged Weapons & Armour
  • Bronze & Marble Sculpture
  • Canadian Historical Maps & Documents
  • Clocks, Barometers & Scientific Instruments
  • Chandeliers, Sconces & Decorative Lighting
  • Good Quality Ceramics & Glass
  • Studio & Art Pottery, including Moorcroft, Doulton, Martin Bros., Rookwood, Weller, Harlander, Deichmann, etc.
  • Lalique, Gallé, Daum, Baccarat, Venini, Orrefors, Tiffany, Steuben & other Signed Glass
  • Maps & Militaria
  • Mirrors
  • Works of Art, including Enamels, Wood & Ivory Carvings, Religious Artifacts, etc.

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