News & Events

October 2013

October 2013

The Autumn Decorative Fair in Battersea Park was  filled to the brim on the opening day. Decorators, dealers and private people were keen to buy. In the first hour,  two of our mid-twentieth century paintings were sold, shortly followed by another two. Our Quinet table was bought by  existing clients, as was our Max Sauze ceiling light and […]

September 2013

September 2013

After a few weeks of rest, we are back  with some new stock.  Items are being restored, cleaned and prepared for the forthcoming Autumn Decorative Fair in Battersea Park. The October fair is always anticipated with great excitement. Dealers will have sourced new stock from all over Europe.  If you are not added to our […]

August 2013

August 2013

After a busy few months we are now heading to France for the summer. The perfect place for a holiday and for sourcing more stock. Whilst the art/antiques market slows down in the summer, Peter remains busy. Peter offers a rewiring service for antique lighting. Anything from a simple clean and rewire with silk flex […]

July 2013

July 2013

The Olympia Fine Art Fair is now over. The beautiful blue mirrored and bronzed metal framed Fontana mirror sold on the opening, as did the smart privately commissioned French 1960’s desk to a New York Decorator. Our Italian glass based coffee table sold to the trade and our signed Maison Charles table lamp to a […]

June 2013

June 2013

The Olympia International Art & Antiques Fair is in full swing. Midway through the fair we have replenished the stand. Now showing are a pair of interesting 1950’s French armchairs covered in grey velvet; an extendable floor to ceiling standard lamp; a gilt metal Bagues coffee table; a gilded iron and oak Maison Ramsay side table […]

May 2013

May 2013

Preparations are under way for the Olympia International Fine Art & Antiques Fair which runs from the 6-16th of June www.olympia-art-antiques.com  After a 3 year absence we are delighted to be back. We will be exhibiting some interesting lighting such as an elegant early 50’s Venini ceiling light, a very good Maison Charles table lamp […]

April 2013

April 2013

The  Spring Decorative Fair in Battersea Park is opening soon and you can visit us there in our normal spot. www.decorativefair.com. Following  a recent trip to France where we sourced some new stock, we will be selling an ebonised desk with ormolu mounts in the manner of Maison Jansen, an interesting wooden carved console; an early handblown […]

March 2013

March 2013

We will be exhibiting at the Chelsea Antiques Fair from the 13th to the 17th March. On display there will be  a good selection of paintings including works by artists such as Robert Le Berger, Mary Audsley, Theodore Fried, Henry Sanders, Patrick Dolan and Alfred Egerton Cooper. Styles varying from realistic subjects to more abstract expressionist ones. […]

February 2013

February 2013

The Decorative Fair went well. Good decorators bought from us, as did many new clients. Our small portrait of a girl by Broutin and the interesting 1950’s abstract by Andre Poujet both sold to private collectors.  The stitched leather swing arm wall light by Jacques Adnet went to the trade and the large ebonised campaign […]

January 2013

We wish our clients a happy, prosperous and healthy 2013 and look forward to seeing you all at our future fairs. The Decorative Fair in Battersea Park opens on Tuesday 22nd January and we will be exhibiting there on Stand 94. If you have not received an invitation and would like to visit the fair, please […]

December 2012

December 2012

WISHING ALL OUR CLIENTS AND FRIENDS A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HEALTHY AND PROSPEROUS 2013. We look forward to seeing you at the next Decorative Fair in Battersea Park www.decorativefair.com A large selection of newly acquired stock will be available to buy at the fair.

November 2012

November 2012

Maria Speake and Adam Hills’s book launch, was very inspiring. This couple are hugely passionate about ” Using salvaged materials to create and elegant home” as quoted in their new book “Reclaiming Style”. By reusing salvaged materials they create unique, stylish and yet ethical interiors. A trip to their warehouse in north London, is worth […]