Bloomsbury Auctions

Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions are a UK 'top 5' auctioneer of fine art and collectibles. As part of The Stanley Gibbons Group plc they are the only UK stock-exchange listed firm of auctioneers and occupy the same stable as coin specialists Baldwin’s and Fraser's Autographs.
Established in 1759, they have the broadest and most regular calendar of specialist catalogued sales in the industry numbering over 150 per annum. They provide vendors and buyers alike market-leading specialist advice in any number of collecting fields. They operate from salerooms in London’s Mayfair, Donnington Priory (near Newbury), Bristol and Godalming. They also operate a franchise in Rome (Italy).

Dreweatts's & Bloomsbury are members of Association of Accredited Auctioneers - AAA combines 20 UK auction houses, with a combined annual turnover of over £200m. Each member auction house has built a reputation for quality and integrity, many over a period of hundreds of years. AAA members are committed to the highest standards of creditability and services to buyers and sellers.

 

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Objects "Bloomsbury Auctions"

Erotica.- - Année Galante ou Etrenne A L'Amour Contes

Année Galante ou Etrenne A L'Amour Contes, 13 hand-coloured erotic scenes, one for each month of the Year, loose in original cloth backed over marble paper portfolio, ties, portfolio repaired internally, slightly spotted in places, [Brussels] 1876 § De Musset (Alfred) Ses Plus Beaux Vers, 6 hand-coloured pouchoir plates by Robert Polack, bound by Demander in full tan morocco, gilt, t.e.g., original wrappers bound-in, Paris , [1928] § [Lawrence (D.H.) Lady Chatterley's Lover] , Suite Complete de douze figures dessines…le roman d'amour et de passion...., 12 erotic illustrations by Lapida (Carlo) with French captions loose in original envelope, frontispiece duplicated, Paris , 1932 § De Fornaro (Carlo) The Arabian Droll Stories, number 76 of 550 copies, one of 100 extra illustrated , by A. Zaidenberger, hand coloured, full cream morocco, gilt, t.e.g., upper joint rubbed, New York , 1929; together with 5 other related titles, v.s. (9), 13 hand-coloured erotic scenes, one for each month of the Year, loose in original cloth backed over marble paper portfolio, ties, portfolio repaired internally, slightly spotted in places, [Brussels], 6 hand-coloured pouchoir plates by Robert Polack, bound by Demander in full tan morocco, gilt, t.e.g., original wrappers bound-in, Paris, 12 erotic illustrations by Lapida (Carlo) with French captions loose in original envelope, frontispiece duplicated, Paris, number 76 of 550 copies, one of 100 extra illustrated, A. Zaidenberger, hand coloured, full cream morocco, gilt, t.e.g., upper joint rubbed, New York, v.sRead more

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Memoirs of Fanny Hill

12 numbered plates (including frontispiece), 3 vignettes printed as plates, red half calf, original wrappers bound in, t.e.g., 8vo, Paris, Isidore Liseux, 1888, 12 numbered plates (including frontispiece), 3 vignettes printed as plates, red half calf, original wrappers bound in, t.e.g., 8vo, Paris, Isidore Liseux, 1888 (but ?c.1920) § [Anon] Count Alexis, his Memoirs, 6 plates, cloth-backed boards, 8vo, Privately Printed for Subscribers only , 1932 § Nash (Thomas) The Choise of Valentines, or the Merie Ballad of Nash his Dildo, original boards, somewhat rubbed, rebacked with morocco, A.C. Swinburne's copy with his label, small 4to, Privately Printed for Subscribers only, 1899 § [Dubois (Jean)] Mysteries of Women… containing free thoughts upon illicit love, strange and piquant propensities, with solitary enjoyments, one hand-coloured engraved plate, lacking blank corners of title, spotted, disbound, 12mo, New York, Henry S.G. Smith & Co., [?1853] § Scrap album with newspaper cuttings of fetishistic subjects, 50 numbered pages, mainly relating to corsets, high heels, boots, etc., cloth-backed wrappers, somewhat worn, folio, 1938-1939 (5), 6 plates, cloth-backed boards, 8vo, Privately Printed for Subscribers only, original boards, somewhat rubbed, rebacked with morocco, A.C. Swinburne's copy with his label, small 4to, Privately Printed for Subscribers only, one hand-coloured engraved plate, lacking blank corners of title, spotted, disbound, 12mo, New York, Henry S.G. Smith & Co., 50 numbered pages, mainly relating to corsets, high heels, boots, etc., cloth-backed wrappers, somewhat worn, folioRead more

  • GBRUnited Kingdom
  • 6d 9h

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An early 20th century two stone diamond ring
An early 20th century two stone diamond ring, the old cut diamonds in claw settings to scrolled bifircated shoulders, approximately 1 carat total, hallmarked 18 carat gold, Chester 1908, finger size O\nCondition\nThe shank has some light wear, some of the claws have been retipped, both stones are secure. The diamonds both have inclusions under the table, one has a natural cleavage crack along the crow facets to the pavilion. Bloomsbury Auctions
A Regency Cheval mirror , circa 1815, with urn finials above the turned...
A Regency Cheval mirror , circa 1815, with urn finials above the turned frame and cross-banded mirror frame on bidpedal legs, lion paw caps and casters, 144cm high, 62cm wide Bloomsbury Auctions
A French gilt wood canapé , various lengths
A French gilt wood canapé , various lengths Bloomsbury Auctions
Eugene Cernan - Flag decal on the LM “Challenger”, EVA 3, Apollo 17, December 1972
Eugene Cernan\nFlag decal on the LM “Challenger”, EVA 3, Apollo 17, December 1972\n\nVintage chromogenic print on fibre-based Kodak paper, 20.3 x 25.4cm (8 x 10in), “A Kodak Paper” watermark on verso, numbered NASA AS17-134-20470 in red in top margin\n\n"Another hundred years may pass before we understand the true significance of Apollo. Lunar exploration was not the equivalent of an American pyramid, some idle monument to technology, but more of a Rosetta Stone, a key to unlocking dreams as yet undreamed." Eugene Cernan Bloomsbury Auctions
A brown crocodile leather suitcase, with handle
A brown crocodile leather suitcase, with handle, brass fittings and bearing the initials 'CJ.C.', with outer canvas cover, 38cm x 50cm (15in x 19 3/4in)\nThis suitcases comes from the Constant family, they had the Constant shipping line, but lost most of their ships in the Second World War. Bloomsbury Auctions
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