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Rugs & Carpets


APRIL 17 - 22, 2021

This auction consists predominantly of Persian weaves with some examples from the Caucasus, Turkey, Morocco, India and China. Highlights include a late 19th century Feraghan Sarouk rug; a late 19th century Malayer Sarouk carpet; a Senna rug c.1920; a 1970s Nain part silk garden design rug; a fine Kayseri silk prayer rug c.1970/80; Kurdish Khorassan carpet c.1970; and a 1940s Navajo blanket.

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Decorative Arts & Design


MAY 8 - 13

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Studio Ceramics: The Paul Duval Collection - Part III


MAY 8 - 13

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Moorcroft Pottery


MARCH 20-25

Group of Macintyre Moorcroft Florian Ware Pottery, c.1900

Price Realised: $5,100

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Decorative Arts & Design


February 13 - 18

Aynsley ‘Cabbage Rose’ Tea Service, J.A. Bailey, 20th century
comprising forty-five pieces: 12 cups, 12 saucers, 12 plates, 5 square dishes, circular dish, teapot, cream jug, covered sugar basin

Price Realised: $33,600

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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

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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Rugs & Carpets

April 17 - 22, 2021

This auction consists predominantly of Persian weaves with some examples from the Caucasus, Turkey, Morocco, India, and China. Highlights include a late 19th century Feraghan Sarouk rug; a late 19th century Malayer Sarouk carpet; a Senna rug c.1920; a 1970s Nain part silk garden design rug;  a fine Kayseri silk prayer rug c.1970/80; Kurdish Khorassan carpet c.1970; and a mid-20th century Navajo blanket.

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The Wild & Wonderful World of Richard LaPrairie

May 01 - 06, 2021

Waddington’s is pleased to present the last installment of items from the Estate of Richard LaPrairie. This small group of highlights includes sculptural works by Patrick Amiot and David Gilhooly, paintings by Cesar Santander and Lindee Climo and beautifully carved pieces by John E. Livingston and Mi’kmaq artist Mark Dorey. The auction is designed to represent the eclectic collecting style of Mr. LaPrairie. The Estate has committed to donating the proceeds from the auction to Camp Ooch & Camp Trillium to benefit children living with cancer.

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Studio Ceramics: The Paul Duval Collection – Part III

May 08 - 13, 2021

The third and final auction from the collection of influential art critic, editor, artist, and author Paul Duval featuring work by ceramicists both Canadian and international. Among the standouts in this sale are three beautiful iridescent pieces by renowned artist, potter, and writer Beatrice Wood alongside pieces by David Hilhooly, John Ward, Robert Archambeau, Shōji Hamada, Tessa Kidick, Kayo O’Young and others. We invite collectors to appreciate Duval’s broad approach to collecting and his unique taste.

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Decorative Arts & Design

May 08 - 13, 2021

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