DoneTue, Nov 27, 2018 11:00 PM UTC
18TH & 19TH C. ANTIQUES PRIVATE COLLECTION
IMPORTANT 2-DAY (evenings) AUCTION IN OTTAWA (ON): Tuesday, November 27th selling Lot #1 to Lot# 264 and Wednesday, November 28th selling Lot #265 to Lot #535 (or until the end if we add a few more lots). Throughout their lifetime both Janet and her Late Husband John have been passionate about collecting, identifying, teaching and preserving our physical history. In the case of John, this is most apparent in the large and complex collection of Georgian glass, ranging from rare decanters to Irish cut crystal to beautiful Georgian stemware. Janet, equally as passionate, has dedicated a great part of her life to academic endeavors relating to their shared passion for antiques and fine art. An appraiser, adviser and teacher, Janet has been relied upon by museums, governments and institutions throughout the years to provide world class knowledge and advice. A highly regarded and sought after lecturer and author, Janet toured for many years with the popular TV series 'Antiques Roadshow' and has appeared regularly on CBC Radio and Television. This sale will include, but not limited to numerous items and minor collections from the early to Late Georgian period crossing into the early Victorian Era and beyond, long case clocks, a large Georgian decanter and stemware collection, Irish cut crystal, rare early porcelains by Derby, Spode, Worcester, Chelsea, etc., rare Wedgwood, unusual fitted boxes, hallmarked silver, good Old Sheffield Plate, interesting lamps, unusual Georgian bellows, treen, creamware, native items, copperware, French and Italian glass, hundreds of rare and unusual items (and a 1975 Moped).