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ADELAIDE ANTIQUE FAIR 2018   

THE ANTIQUE FAIR WITH SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE


Friday 19th  Saturday 20th and Sunday 21th
OCTOBER 2018

Ridley and Wayville Pavilions
Adelaide Showgrounds
Goodwood Road
Wayville

The Adelaide Antique Fair Proudly Supported by

SCAMMELLS AUCTIONS and  CHANNEL SEVEN 

THIS YEAR’S CHARITY WE ARE SUPPORTING IS

AUSTRALIAN LIONS HEARING DOGS 

SCAMMELLS APPRAISALS
Scammells will be conducting appraisels in the collectables hall
Friday 11.am till 5.00pm
Saturday 11 am  till 4.00pm
Sunday 11 am till 3.00pm
GOLD COIN DONATION
TO ASSISTANCE LOINS HEARING  DOGS AUSTRALIA
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A CHANGE IN FAIR HOURS FOR 2018

Friday 10.am till 6 pm  Saturday  10 am…

Fresh @ Moorabool….

Fresh @ Moorabool….

Spring Fresh additions.

We are pleased to offer some fresh additions to moorabool.com.

As a subscriber, you have first look at our recent finds – and first chance to buy.

This week, some great Fresh items, including a fleet of Jugs, some Irish Beleek porcelain, and other interesting items.

Our ‘Spring Sale’ continues with more temptations – from last week’s results, it seems a decent reduction cannot be resisted! It’s worth checking the ‘Spring Sale’ section regularly, as we often add pieces during the week.

Enjoy!

Paul Rosenberg, Alard Pett & all @ Moorabool Antiques

Items will remain in the ‘Fresh’ page for…

New Acquisitions October 2018 | Douglas Stewart Fine Books

Welcome to our monthly list for October 2018, with nearly 200 items.

Among the highlights are a late 19th century photograph album containing views of the interior of Paraguay, dating to just before the founding of the New Australia colony; an important hand coloured copper engraving by Grasset de Saint-Sauveur (Paris, 1798) illustrating the discoveries of Cook and La Perouse; an obscure ephemeral Arthur Rackham item, The Wendy Calendar (1911); a leaf from the Coverdale Bible – the first Bible printed in English (1535); plus a wide selection of books on Australian and international artists, 18th century bindings, Australian children’s…

Aspects of Australian Modernism | Lauraine Diggins Fine Art

Lauraine Diggins Fine Art is pleased to announce our current exhibition ASPECTS OF AUSTRALIAN MODERNISM

The Gallery is showing a selection of Australian paintings, featuring works by George Baldessin & Brett Whiteley, Blackman, Boyd, Crooke, Davidson, Dobell, Drysdale, Friend, Gleeson, Nolan, Olsen, Onus, Tucker, Wakelin, Williams, Vassilieff.

We welcome you to view the exhibition on Tuesdays through to Fridays at the Gallery or on our website.

Still Life with Bowl of Fruit
Bessie Davidson

Spring News | Hordern House

Spring News
Our second major catalogue of the year marks the 200th anniversary of Louis de Freycinet’s arrival in Western Australia. See item 21 for the wonderful Hydrographical Atlas from this voyage. This was Louis’ second visit, his first was as the cartographer-surveyor for the Baudin expedition, a fine account of which is included (see item 2), as well as the only published portrait of him (see item 18).

 

Before European landfall, Macrobius posits the existence of a Great South Land with his brilliant mapping of the…

Featured Acquisitions | Travel | Douglas Stewart Fine Books

We are pleased to present Travel, a list containing over 70 books and maps from the last three centuries describing the geography and ethnography of regions on all continents, and European discoveries by land and sea across the globe.

Highlights include a rare French 18th century children’s board game in the form of a Mappe-Monde; examples of both the coloured and non-coloured editions of White’s First Fleet account, Journal of a Voyage to New South Wales (1790); a Philips’ floor globe for merchant shippers (1925); and a wide selection of maps depicting most parts of the world.

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Wearable Ikebana Workshop | Kazari + Ziguzagu

SPRING RACING CARNIVAL WEARABLE IKEBANA – Create a stunning wearable ikebana fascinator or statement piece to enhance your track side outfit. 

On Sunday 28th October award winning flower designer Shoso Shimbo will host a 2 hour long Ikebana workshop at Kazari + Ziguzagu.

Learn how to make a stunning wearable flower arrangement inspired by a 500 year old tradition, just in time for the 2018 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. Shoso Shimbo is of the Sogetsu School of Ikebana and will discuss the history and culture of Ikebana, as well as…

The Johnston Collection’s annual Summer | Christmas exhibition HOME MADE GOOD

NEW EXHIBITION COMING SOON!

HOME MADE GOOD | Christmas at TJC 18 | 19

The Johnston Collection’s annual Summer | Christmas exhibition HOME MADE GOOD opens next month continuing our tradition of collaborations with contemporary makers.

This year we have commissioned mostly Melbourne-based artists and collectives to ‘create new works based on old objects’ with both contemporary and customary responses offering an ‘inspired’ interpretation of the Collection.

Artists and collectives include Hannah Gartside, Hotham Street Ladies, Anita Mertzlin, Les Morgan, Barbara Porter, Robyn Rich, Dear Songsuwan from KAMI,The Bond Family, The Country Women’s Association…

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