Tue, 19th Oct 2021 10:00

Design - Two Day Sale - Live Online

 
  Lot 63
 

63

A large collection of approximately seventy books and publications on William Morris

A large collection of approximately seventy books and publications on William Morris,
to include Medieval Lore, 1893, Kelmscott Chaucer, and others (qty.)

Take advantage of our Sworders Delivery Service. Please see 'Shipping estimate' below.

Estimated at £150 - £200


 

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Auction: Design - Two Day Sale - Live Online, Tue, 19th Oct 2021

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VIEWING BY APPOINTMENT

We will be offering viewing by appointment.  Thirty-minute time slots will be available from:

Fri 15 Oct, 9am - 5pm 

Sat 16 Oct, 10am - 2pm

Sun 17 Oct, 10am - 2pm 

Mon 18 Oct, 9am - 5pm 

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All lots are, however, extensively illustrated and carry detailed condition reports - see 'Condition report' at the foot of each lot description. 

 

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Furniture and Carpets

Furniture and Carpets will be available to collect as follows:

  • FROM THURS 21 TO FRI 29 OCTOBER

         Available at our Stansted Auction Rooms, Stansted Mountfitchet CM24 8GE

 

  • FROM TUES 2 NOVEMBER

         Available at Unit 1 Harps Farm, Bedlars Green, Great Hallingbury CM22 7TL

 

Please select 'Collection/Furniture' as your appointment type when booking your collection time.  Lots not collected by 5pm Monday 1 November will incur storage charges.

  

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