A CELEBRATION OF CERAMIC ART
Royal Doulton – Royal Worcester – Royal Crown Derby- Wedgwood Fairyland Lustre – Boehm Porcelain – Doulton Burslem – Belleek Porcelain – Connoisseur Porcelain of Malvern – Hawkins Pottery – Halcyon Days
September 21, 2019 | 10AM EST
Our auction and weekend event centers around the love of collecting ceramic art. Join us as we celebrate a wide range of pottery and porcelain art during our 3-day Collectors Weekend. The weekend begins on Friday with a preview of our 500-lot live auction which starts at 10am on Saturday. Meet our expert guests from both sides of the Atlantic and learn about the special pieces offered for sale from our curated collections.
Highlights of the auction include a complete collection of Royal Worcester birds by Dorothy Doughty, museum-quality selections of Boehm and Connoisseur porcelain sculptures, a variety of Royal Doulton art pottery including Lambeth stoneware vases from Frank Butler and Hannah Barlow, Vellum figures from the Burslem studio, as well as Art Deco figures from master designer Leslie Harradine.
Visit Whitley’s Auctioneers Monday through Friday from 10am to 5pm or by appointment. For more information call our Client Services team at 954-866-8044 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Schedule of Events
Friday, September 20th: 10am to 5pm
Saturday, September 21st: 10am to 5pm
Sunday, September 22nd: 10am to 3pm
A complete schedule will be available in the next upcoming weeks.
meet our special guest
Christopher Evans – Author, historian and Royal Doulton expert based in England. Christopher will once again be taking guests on a tour of the showroom and auction discussing the many highlights to be purchased during the weekend.
Louise Irvine – Director and Curator of the Wiener Museum of Decorative Arts in Florida. A world-renowned ceramic expert, Louise will be opening the WMODA for our guests and discussing the latest acquisitions and exhibits to the museum.
Gwendolyn Reasoner – One of America’s foremost Fine Art Porcelain Authorities in American and English Porcelains specializing in Connoisseur Porcelains of Malvern, UK, Royal Worcester and early E.M. Boehm Porcelains. Gwendolyn will be discussing the Royal Worcester Complete Dorothy Doughty American and British Birds which will be on exhibit and available for purchase during the weekend auction.
Michael Doulton – Among our special guests will be Michael Doulton, the 6th descendant
of the Doulton family and the Brand Ambassador for the Royal Doulton Company. Mr. Doulton will be on hand to meet with collectors and sign your favorite pieces
Patricia Sager Lane – More information coming.
BOOK YOUR HOTEL TODAY
Our host hotel for the weekend will be the Hotel Morrison Dania Beach, a newly-opened boutique hotel located just minutes from the Gallery. A limited number of rooms have been secured at the discounted rate of $95 per night for a single King Room or Double Queen. This special Seaway China rate includes a complimentary full American breakfast, free internet and free parking. The hotel also provides complimentary shuttle service to and from the Ft. Lauderdale International Airport.
Reservations can be made by calling (954) 773-7174 and requesting the Seaway China rate or on line at seawaychina.com/reserve.
If you’d like to extend your hotel stay in sunny South Florida, please contract your Seaway China representative directly to make special arrangements.
Hotel Morrison Dania Beach
28 S. Federal Hwy
Dania Beach, FL 33004