Adam Partridge Auctioneers Cheshire
Auctioneer in Cheshire

02/10/2014 : Inaugural sale of Studio Ceramics with Decorative Arts

Friday 10th October from 11am, Viewing: Thursday 9th from 10am-8pm and 9am-11am on the morning of the sale.

The Cheshire Saleroom
Withyfold Drive
SK10 2BD

Enquiries: 01625 431 788 or 07763 475 442

Click here for our illustrated catalogue and here for live bidding.

Auction: Friday 10th October
Viewing: Thursday 9th October 10am-8pm and 9am-11am Friday 10th October

A first at Adam Partridge Auctioneers, a sale of over 450 lots of studio ceramics and decorative arts. A large single owner collection from Southport forms the nucleus of the sale; The Michael & Stella Ascott Collection of Studio Ceramics. This consists of nearly 200 lots in all, with the remainder of items in the sale consigned from all over the country. Works by ceramicists such as Bernard Leach, Lucie Rie, Janet Leach, Tatsuzo Shimaoka, Ray Finch, Derek Emms, Mick Casson, Derek Clarkson, Seth Cardew, Richard Batterham, John Maltby and David Frith are included in the studio ceramics part of the sale.

The decorative arts section includes pieces by Moorcroft, Clarice Cliff, Pilkington’s Royal Lancastrian, Della Robbia, Ruskin and Goldscheider, with pieces decorated by the likes of Hannah Barlow for Royal Doulton and William Mycock for Pilkington’s. The sale showcases a good and broad range of predominantly British firms from the 19th century right through to the present year.

Condition reports and additional images are available on request but are to be requested no later than 5pm on Wednesday 8th October 2014. Send requests to

Bids to be received no later than 8.00pm on Thursday 9th October 2014 or they will not be processed in time for the auction.

Catalogue: £5

If you require postage, please check prior to bidding to ensure your lots are suitable for sending. You can check our postage terms on our postage page here.

Don't forget we have an on site cafe serving hot and cold food and drinks with freshly made sandwiches to order.

Click here to view our 2014 sale dates.