This interesting forthcoming auction will include a collection of items from five period Irish houses which have reciently been sold and is on the instructions of Mrs C Cleary, Croan House Co Kilkenny; Mr & Mrs O Brien, Killheffernan House Co Tipperary; Mr & Mrs Hulston, Pauda House Killiney, Co Dublin; Mrs M Weld, Pipers Hill Stud Co Kildare; Mrs Watchman, Coonagh House, Co Kildare and the reps of Mr E Walsh (Chemist) Freshford, Co Kilkenny.
Including 18th &19th Century furniture, incl. a very fine George III tallboy, fine Geo III wine cooler, fine 19th C partners desk and 19th C mahogany swivel chair, 19th C armchairs, Regency library bergeire armchair, fine Wm IV mahogany 3 door library bookcase, Victorian dining tables, sets of dining chairs including a set of eight regency rosewood dining chairs, pair of Geo bedside chests, sim pair of Vict beds, fine display cabinets, numerous neatly sized occasional pieces incl. a Gillows work table and a large selection of bedroom furniture, approx 50 handknotted wool rugs, Center light fittings, fireplaces incl. a large marble fireplace and a matching pair of 19th C fire surrounds. Important Irish Art incl. Harry Kernoff, P Bewick, Gladys McCabe, Eliz Brophy, Ken Hamilton, G Dunne, G McGourty, James Griffin 19th C (Cork). Collectibles, 1st edition books revieved by P Van Cleefe, many box lots, household items etc.