SELLING WITH CHORLEY'S
Complimentary, confidential valuations on any number of items for the purpose of sale at auction, and insurance and probate valuations.
Chorley’s hold bi-annual Modern Art & Design sales including pictures, furniture, silver, jewellery, sculpture, ceramics, glass and other categories. With a focus on Arts & Crafts, Art Nouveau and Art Deco movements through to contemporary artists and craftsmen, the auctions offer collectible and affordable décor from the 20th Century.
The market in 20th Century design has seen significant growth over the last twenty years and Chorley’s have been at the forefront of the regional UK market.
The Black Mare in Chorley's Art & Design Sale
Chorley’s is delighted to announce the sale of a spectacular work by Royal Academician and one of the main proponents of the Arts & Crafts movement, William Simmonds (1876-1968). The Black Mare standing at 48cm x 76 x 41cm depicts a stylised horse turning to nip a fly on its leg.
It was created in Simmonds’ famed Gloucestershire studio and dates from 1925READ MORE