Successful Auction of English & Continental Silver on May 24, 2022
Comprising Lots 96 - 206 in the May 24 Auction
Featuring Silver from the Daniel and Joanna S. Rose Collection
NEW YORK, NY -- Doyle presented a successful auction of English & Continental Silver on May 24, 2022 that surpassed expectations. Showcased was a wide array of silver spanning the 18th through 20th centuries featuring fine examples of English, French and Italian silver by prominent makers. Highlighting the sale was an extensive group of silver from the Daniel and Joanna S. Rose Collection
Highlighting the silver offerings was a George III honey skep on stand by London silversmith Paul Storr that doubled its $10,000-20,000 estimate, achieving an exceptional $37,800. Dated 1799 and measuring 4 1/4 inches in height, the clever piece was designed as a traditional bee hive, which when lifted revealed a glass bowl for honey.
Offered with English & Continental Silver were Old Master & 19th Century Paintings & Drawings on May 24 (Read More) and English & Continental Furniture & Decorative Arts on May 25 (Read More). With competitive international bidding, the Silver section surpassed expectations reflecting silver's strong auction market, and the total over the May 24-25 sales topped $1.8 million!
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