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    KILLARNEY WOOD TABLE AT WOODWARDS IN CORK

    Tuesday, October 18th, 2016
    A Killarney wood tilt-top table is among the antique furniture, fine art and garden furniture at Woodwards auction in Cork on October 22. Two sets of Cork 11-bar chairs made by O’Connell’s – the Cork furniture making family –  are each estimated at 1,000-2,000. There are chests of drawers with estimates from 100-400. A d-end twin pillar dining table is modestly estimated at just 200-300 and bureaux are estimated at just 100-200.  Also on offer are a George II walnut chest of drawers (800-1,200), a French 18th century commode (700-1,000), three large Dutch baroque gilt framed mirrors c1700, a Georgian inlaid half moon card table (600-900), a Georgian teardrop chest (400-600), a William IV rosewood card table (300-500) and a set of eight ribbon back dining chairs (300-500).  The Killarney table is estimated at 4,000-6,000.  The catalogue is online. Here is a small selection:

    A Killarney wood tip top table

    A Killarney wood tip top table

    A bow front chest of drawers by Cork furniture makers O'Connells

    A bow front chest of drawers by Cork furniture makers O’Connells

    A set of Cork 11 bar chairs

    A set of Cork 11 bar chairs

    FRENCH GILT CONSOLE TABLES AT WOODWARDS

    Sunday, January 24th, 2016

    A pair of French gilt console tables with mirrors are a feature lot at Woodwards in Cork on January 27.  The auction offers a variety that extends from grapevine garden urns to a Regency style window seat to a selection of Waterford Crystal.   There is furniture, art including hunting prints, and collectibles.  The catalogue is online and live bidding will be available through easyliveauctions.com  Here is a taster:

    A Regency style window seat (100-150)

    A Regency style window seat (100-150)

    A pair of marble topped console tables (1,500-2,500)

    A pair of marble topped console tables (1,500-2,500)

    FRENCH WALNUT SIDE TABLES AT CORK AUCTION

    Saturday, July 25th, 2015

    A pair of French demi-lune tables from the estate of Rathcormac, Co. Cork collector Tim Arnold will highlight Woodwards summer sale on July 29.  The late Mr. Arnold had taken ownership of a disused church in the village last year with the intention of creating a heritage centre. Furniture and effects from the church are included in the auction.  The tables are estimated at 2,500-4,000.  The catalogue is online and the auction will be broadcast live on the internet.

    Georgian long case clock.

    A Georgian long case clock. UPDATE: THIS MADE 2,700

    A pair of Louis XV walnut demi-lune side tables with ribbon inlay

    A pair of Louis XV walnut demi-lune side tables with ribbon inlay UPDATE: THESE WERE UNSOLD