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    WILLIAM IV CARD TABLES AT WOODWARDS IN CORK

    Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

    A  pair of William IV card tables and a pair of Coalbrookdale garden benches are feature lots at the Woodwards sale in Cork on August 26.  The auctioneers will offer contents from two estates and three house sales. There is an Eileen Gray c1027 chrome table, a Sheraton inlaid credenza as well as a commode, a bonheur du jour and a walnut desk all in the style Louis XV. There is a selection of collectible items including old comics, glass and porcelain.  The catalogue is online. Here is a small selection:

    A selection of comics and annuals

    An Eileen Gray e1027 table

    A Sheraton credenza  UPDATE: THIS MADE 1,400

    A bonheur du jour  UPDATE: THIS SOLD FOR 1,800

    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