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The Cabinet of Curiosities including World History and Culture


DECEMBER 5 - 10

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma Gandhi) (1869-1948) Letter Signed, To Diwan Sir Mirza Ismail, Peshawar, May 8, 1938
5 pages, written in quill on cotton paper by Mahadev Desai (Gandhi’s secretary)

Price Realised: $55,200

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Decorative Arts & Design


NOVEMBER 21 - 26

Venini ‘Cappello del Doge’ Incalmo Glass Vase, Thomas Stearns, c.1962

Price Realised: $45,600

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Canadian Art, Culture and History


NOVEMBER 7 - 12

Presentation Scale Model of the Toronto Dominion Centre, 1965
Price Realised: $9,600

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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

Odoardo Fantacchiotti (Italian, 1811-1877)

Odoardo Fantacchiotti (Italian, 1811-1877)

BUST OF PANDORA


March 26, 2020

Estimate $3,000-$5,000

Realised: $31,200

Set of Four Dutch Silver Table Candlesticks, Hendrik Fortman, Leiden, c.1755-66

Set of Four Dutch Silver Table Candlesticks, Hendrik Fortman, Leiden, c.1755-66


June 13, 2019

Estimate $4,000-$6,000

Realised: $31,200

Early Victorian Cast Silver Four-Light Candelabra, Robert Garrard II, London, 1838

Early Victorian Cast Silver Four-Light Candelabra, Robert Garrard II, London, 1838


June 13, 2019

Estimate $15,000-$20,000

Realised: $38,400

Pair of Russian Imperial Porcelain Portrait Vases, period of Nicholas I, c.1830

Pair of Russian Imperial Porcelain Portrait Vases, period of Nicholas I, c.1830


June 13, 2019

Estimate $4,000-$6,000

Realised: $57,600

North Italian Infantry Breastplate, Early 17th Century

North Italian Infantry Breastplate, Early 17th Century


October 24, 2019

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $9,000

Finn Juhl (1912-1989) NV-45 Lounge Chair, Mid 20th Century

Finn Juhl (1912-1989) NV-45 Lounge Chair, Mid 20th Century

Neils Vodder or Baker Furniture


September 26, 2019

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $10,200

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Decorative Arts & Design

February 13 - 18, 2021

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Rugs & Carpets

February 20 - 25, 2021

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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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