ONLINE AUCTION

Decorative Arts & Design


MARCH 25 - 30

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ONLINE AUCTION

Moorcroft Pottery from the Elgin Cooley Collection: Part I


MARCH 25 - 30

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ONLINE AUCTION

Canadian Arts, Culture & History


NOVEMBER 26 - DECEMBER 2, 2022

Cased Canadian Indian Peace Treaty No. 3 Silver Medal, 1873

PRICE REALISED: $55,440

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Decorative Arts & Design Part I: Silver


NOVEMBER 19 - 24, 2022

English Silver ‘Trefid’ Pattern Flatware Service, Garrard & Co., 1916-17

Price Realised: $14,400

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Decorative Arts & Design Part II


NOVEMBER 19 - 24, 2022

‘Lampe Femme’, Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Ceramic Vase, 58/100, c.1955

Price Realised: $38,400

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ONLINE AUCTION

Rugs & Carpets


NOVEMBER 19 - 24, 2022

Featuring over 60 rugs, carpets and runners, some dating as early as the late 19th century, with examples from Iran, Turkey, the Caucasus, India and more. The auction includes several silk rugs including Qum, Tabriz, Gordes and Kashans; prayer rugs, pictorials, classic designs and some modern examples. Highlights include a fine Haji Jalili Tabriz rug, a Feraghan corridor carpet, a very large Lavar Kerman carpet, a Turkish Sivas carpet, and two Armenian Kazaks.

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Decorative Arts & Design


SEPTEMBER 24 - 29

This major auction opens our Decorative Arts & Design fall season, and features early Irish silver from the estate of Gerard Lavoie, Toronto; a good collection of English drinking glasses; Canadian studio ceramics from the Israelievitch Collection; selected English, Continental and North American silver, ceramics, glass, bronze and marble sculptures, miniature portraits, metalwork, clocks, furniture, lighting, decorations, etc., numbering some 550 lots in total.

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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.

Notable Sales

Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso

Lampe Femme, c.1955


November 24, 2022

Estimate $6,000-$8,000

Realised: $38,400

Sir Thomas Brock

Sir Thomas Brock

SNAKE CHARMER


July 15, 2021

Estimate $5,000-$7,000

Realised: $9,600

Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso

‘Chouette Femme’ (Wood Owl Woman) Ceramic Vase, c.1951


May 13, 2021

Estimate $2,500-$3,500

Realised: $20,400

Chelsea Flower-Painted Baluster Vase, c.1755

Chelsea Flower-Painted Baluster Vase, c.1755


September 30, 2021

Estimate $500-$700

Realised: $13,200

Limehouse Moulded Prunus Cup, c.1746-48

Limehouse Moulded Prunus Cup, c.1746-48


September 30, 2021

Estimate $1,000-$2,000

Realised: $6,000

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Upcoming Auctions and Events

Online Auction

Rugs, Carpets & Textiles

March 11 - 16, 2023

On View:
Monday, March 13 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Tuesday, March 14 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

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Decorative Arts & Design

March 25 - 30, 2023

On View:
Sunday, March 26 from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Monday, March 27 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday, March 28 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

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Online Auction

Moorcroft Pottery from the Elgin Cooley Collection: Part I

March 25 - 30, 2023

On View:
Sunday, March 26 from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Monday, March 27 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday, March 28 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

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Online Auction

The Canada Auction Series: Canadian Arts, Culture & History

May 27 - June 01, 2023

Consignment deadline: Friday, March 31

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Cased Canadian Indian Peace Treaty No. 3 Silver Medal, 1873
Price Realised: $55,440

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Seeking Consignments

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
  • Mirrors
  • Works of Art, including Enamels, Wood & Ivory Carvings, Religious Artifacts, etc.

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Bill Kime
Bill Kime

Senior Specialist, Ceramics, Glass and Silver

Decorative Arts & Design

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416-847-6189

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Sean Quinn
Sean Quinn

Senior Specialist, Clocks, Sculpture & Lighting

Decorative Arts & Design

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416-847-6187

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