Lovers of taxidermy and Sir Rod Stewart delight. The singer has had a clear-out and fans now have another chance to buy a piece of his quirky interior style in our September 10 & 11 Fine Interiors Auction.
Lot 580 - A large Knole settee
Among the items are a stuffed and mounted fox, estimate at £2,000-3,000, a George III carved and gilt wood settee with a price tag of £1,500-2,000 and a couple of elaborate gilt wood clocks. Leading the price list is a George III marble-topped gilt wood hall table with a price tag of £4,000-6,000.
Lot 579 - A George III carved and giltwood hall table
Sir Rod Stewart and his wife Penny sold some of their belongings after moving from their home in Epping, Essex last year. They are now putting a second wave of items under the hammer this month.
John Black of Sworders said “Last year at about this time he sold some of his items with us after selling his house in Essex. We now have more items from Sir Rod Stewart going under the hammer in September. He’s clearly having a clear-out”
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Our Design sale on 4-5 May includes a group of Arts & Crafts items from the estate of the design writer and biographer Fiona MacCarthy OBE (1940-2020). Married to the Sheffield-based silversmith and designer David Mellor (1930-2009), who she first met when conducting an interview in 1967, MacCarthy’s background as a journalist for House and Garden and the Guardian helped to lay the foundations for seminal works on C R Ashbee, the Omega Workshops, William Morris, Eric Gill, and Stanley Spencer.
Sworders Design department is delighted to be offering a selection of some of the Gabbertas Studio’s most iconic designs, some of which are extremely rare versions of designs or prototypes made by the hand of Mark Gabbertas himself | DESIGN WEDNESDAY 5 MAY 2021
Following Covid's cancellation of the Festival in 2020, the charming Georgian market town of Holt in Norfolk is delighted to be resuming its role as host of East Anglia’s celebration of creativity, Holt Festival, this summer, and Sworders couldn't be prouder to be sponsoring not one, but two art prizes this year.