Prestigious Private Antique Collection | PUBLIC AUCTION

Luxury Auction to include: A selection of antique furniture, including early 17th century Italian bronze figures of Bacchus and Ceres, 18th century Neapolitan Italian white and gilt heightened pier glasses, parcel-gilt console table and giltwood stools along with a set of seven 19th century Italian painted panels.


Marchington Luxury Room.
By Appointment Only. Please contact; for a private viewing between 10am-4pm Monday to Friday

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April 8th

Lot 1
Set of seven 19th century Italian painted portrait panels of indented rectangular form in moulded grey painted frames, collectively showcasing scenes under a pergola in an outdoor setting, surrounded by scrolls and foliage, with harebell border. The paintings capture a sequence of stories emblematic of the Arts, Music, Astronomy and Love. Approx. 213cm x 137cm, 205cm x 130cm and a pair 210cm x 73cm.

Lot 2
Pair of early 18th century Italian white painted parcel-gilt heightened pier glasses, Neapolitan, decorated with scallop shells, scrolling acanthus with carved moulding intwined trim. Encases grisaille panel insets and transition style mirrors, approx. 214cm x 123cm.

Lot 3
Pair of late 18th century Italian white painted parcel-gilt console tables, Neapolitan, white marble tops set upon frieze carved with guilloche pattern, raised by tapering fluted legs, 96cm high.

Lot 4
Pair of late 18th century Italian giltwood ‘X’ framed stools. Curved seat upholstered in beige fabric with carved scrolling detail frame, approx. 75cm x 53cm.

Lot 5
Pair of 17th century north Italian bronze figures of Bacchus and Ceres, workshop of Niccolo Roccatagliata, Venetian. Bacchus is modelled pouring from a jug and Ceres is modelled as holding a wheatsheaf both on a cylindrical antico verde marble base.

Site address:

John Pye Auctions, 39 – 40 Marchington Industrial Estate, Stubby Lane, Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, ST14 8LP | Tel 01283 820 185

Additional Information

Children 15 and under are not permitted to enter the salerooms.

Items from this auction must be collected directly from the salerooms by the bidder within three working days of auctions end. Collection is by appointment only.