Doyle's Auction of Old Master Paintings and English and Continental Furniture and Decorations Tops $1.1 Million
Virgin and Child with Saints Francis and John the Baptist by Jacques Stella Achieves $100,000
Consignments Are Currently Being Accepted for the October 2016 Auction
Doyle’s sale on May 18, 2016 presents a broad selection of elegant English and Continental furniture, decorations, porcelain, Georgian silver, clocks, sculpture, mirrors, chandeliers, sconces, tapestries and rugs from prominent estates and collections. Old Master Paintings and Drawings offered landscapes, still lifes, portraits and religious subjects.
With competitive international bidding from the salesroom, the telephones and the Internet, the sale totaled $1,145,438 against a presale estimate of $826,750-1,287,250, with a strong 80% sold by lot and 93% sold by value.
All prices include the buyers' premium.
We Invite You to Auction!
Consignments are currently being accepted for Doyle's October 2016 auction of Old Master Paintings & Drawings and English & Continental Furniture & Decorations. We invite you to contact us for a complimentary auction evaluation. Our specialists are always available to discuss the sale of a single item or an entire collection. For information, please contact:
Peter Lang, Furniture & Decorations, 212-427-4141, ext 274, [email protected]
Elaine Stainton, Paintings, 212-427-4141, ext 249, [email protected]