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Decorative Arts & Design
Decorative Arts & Design at Waddington’s encompasses a broad and diverse variety of objects. We are specialists in bronzes, items of Canadian historical interest, ceramics, devotional works of art, glass, lighting, militaria, mirrors, objets de vertu, porcelain, silver, scientific instruments, travel and exploration maps, and fine rugs and carpets.
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Upcoming Auctions and Events
Ethnographic Arts & Textiles
August 28 - September 02, 2021
Featuring work from around the globe, collectors will enjoy pieces from across the African continent, Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, Australia and more. Highlights include a Bwa Bird mask, a Yoruba carved elephant femur, a crocodile-form canoe prow, and a pair of Yoruba bronze Edan Ogboni figureal staves. This auction also centres around the rich textiles produced by the Ottoman empire, Iran, India, Africa, China, Japan and Indonesia, as well as several pre-Columbian Peruvian weavings. Highlights include a Turkish Ottoman table cover and an Indian elephant Howdah blanket panel.
Please contact us to find out more.Auction Details
Waddingtons.ca is seeking consignments for our upcoming auctions.
- Antique & Modern Silver & Gold
- Antique Firearms, Edged Weapons & Armour
- Bronze & Marble Sculpture
- Canadian Historical Maps & Documents
- Clocks, Barometers & Scientific Instruments
- Chandeliers, Sconces & Decorative Lighting
- Good Quality Ceramics & Glass
- Studio & Art Pottery, including Moorcroft, Doulton, Martin Bros., Rookwood, Weller, Harlander, Deichmann, etc.
- Lalique, Gallé, Daum, Baccarat, Venini, Orrefors, Tiffany, Steuben & other Signed Glass
- Maps & Militaria
- Works of Art, including Enamels, Wood & Ivory Carvings, Religious Artifacts, etc.
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