As the festive season descends upon us, Banbury, Oxfordshire, becomes the epicentre for those with a keen eye for unique and timeless treasures. A beacon for collectors and art aficionados, JS Fine Art’s “The Christmas Sale” promises to be a highlight of the season. Scheduled for 15th and 16th of December, this event is not just an auction but a celebration of history, art, and the joy of collecting.
About JS Fine Art
Nestled in the picturesque county of Oxfordshire, JS Fine Art has established itself as a leader in the world of fine art, antiques, and collectables. With a rich history and a commitment to excellence, they have curated some of the most sought-after auctions in the region. Their expertise in valuations and passion for art is evident in the diverse range of items they present. More details about their legacy and services can be found on their website.
The Christmas Sale – A Treasure Trove
This year’s Christmas Sale event is shaping up to be a grand affair. It extends over two days, featuring over 1200 lots. Each item is carefully selected, promising both quality and uniqueness. From rare pieces of jewellery that tell tales of bygone eras to meticulously crafted fine art, the auction has something for every taste and interest.
Highlighting Featured Items
A closer look at some of the standout pieces reveals the depth and range of this sale:
This European Renaissance/Baroque design enamelled and jewelled pendant depicting Atlas is not just a piece of jewellery; it’s a fragment of history. The intricate craftsmanship reflects the artistic spirit of the times, making it a must-have for those who appreciate historical artistry.
The Victorian guilloche green enamel mourning brooch, set with woven hair and a seed pearl surround, is a poignant reminder of the Victorian era’s fascination with mortality and sentimentality. This piece is a testament to the era’s intricate jewellery-making techniques and its cultural significance.
This antique diamond and gemset insect brooch is an example of the whimsical and creative jewellery designs of the past. Combining elegance with a touch of playfulness, it features amethyst cabochons, old-cut diamonds, and pearls and rubies, making it a striking and unusual piece.
A Must-Attend Event for Enthusiasts
‘The Christmas Sale’ is more than an auction; it’s a cultural event. It offers a unique opportunity for enthusiasts and collectors in Banbury and beyond to come together to appreciate and acquire pieces of history and art. Each item in the sale has a story, waiting to be discovered and cherished by a new owner.
JS Fine Art warmly invites you and all those who cherish the beauty of antiques and collectables to join them at ‘The Christmas Sale’ at JS Fine Art. This event is not just about acquiring items; it’s about becoming part of a story that spans generations. Celebrate this festive season, surrounded by the elegance and history of some of the finest collectables available.