4 Press Releases

Tag: Belgian

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    The Porcelain Sale

    In 1791, William Duesbury II, the owner of Derby, introduced floral decoration in his porcelains. Inspired by William Curtis’ monthly periodical called The Botanical Magazine, Duesbury began incorporating detailed flowers in the company’s designs. In the late 1790s, the factory acquired flower books by John Edwards that contained 79 printed…

    Set of Minton Red Ground Porcelain Plates
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    Silver, Objects of Vertu and Jewelry at Stair

    Mario Buccellati was among the first Italian goldsmiths to open a shop on Fifth Avenue in New York and, later, in Palm Beach, Florida. As his popularity increased, his clientele came to include the Vatican and the royalty of Europe, earning him the nickname “The Prince of Goldsmiths.” In the…

    Taxco Mexican Silver Teapot with Stacking Cream and Sugar Vessels
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    P.D.S.A. Dickin Medal for Gallantry awarded to the cock-pigeon will be offered by Dix Noonan Webb

    Duke of Normandy’ was the first bird to arrive home with vital intelligence from behind enemy lines after an epic 26 hours and 50 minutes flight. LONDON.- The emotive P.D.S.A. Dickin Medal for Gallantry - “The Animals’ V.C.” - awarded to the cockpigeon ‘Duke of Normandy’ for his gallantry on D-Day,…

    P.D.S.A. Dickin Medal for Gallantry awarded to the cock-pigeon will be offered by Dix Noonan Webb
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    2019 July 11 Monthly Fine & Decorative Art Signature Auction

    Nudes along with a collection of antique silverware, glassware and painted ceramics from Heritage can be seen and had at the 2019 July 11 Monthly Fine & Decorative Art Signature Auction   #241928. Paintings of female nudes from figurative painter, Melvin John Ramos with realist and abstract elements in his art,…

    PR-338 Herigate Monthly Fine & Decorative Art Signature Auction