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The Focus is on Ceramics at Chorley's next sale

Ceramics form the focus of Chorley's forthcoming sale on Thursday 28th June 2012 and one of the major highlights is a Chinese medallion bowl (Lot 409).

Chastleton Village Fete - the first one for eighty years

Chastleton House, the picturesque National Trust Jacobean manor house nestled in the north west corner of Oxfordshire is hosting the Chastleton village fete on Sunday 10th June from 1pm until 5pm.

Gloucester Market in Oils - at Chorley's on Thursday 24th May 2012

One of the more interesting topical lots in Chorley's Fine Art sale on Thursday, 24th May 2012 is Lot 283, an oil painting of the Old Cattle Market in Gloucester, expected to realise between £1,000 - 1,500.

Damien Hirst Skull to sell in Gloucestershire

Chorley's are pleased to announce the sale of a drawing by Damien Hirst at their forthcoming picture sale to be held at Prinknash Abbey Park on Thursday, 24th May 2012. It was acquired directly from the artist by the vendor, who wishes to sell the drawing locally in light of Hirst's connection with Gloucestershire - he owns Toddington Manor and has a studio in Stroud.

Two Day April Sale at Chorley's Thursday 19th and Friday 20th April

Chorley's next fine art sale is a two-day sale on Thursday 19th and Friday 20th April 2012 focussing primarily on silver and jewellery. The market in this area remains strong and Chorley's are one of the leading regional auctioneers in this field.

Mark Jones Memorial Golf Tournament and Auction

On Friday, 25th May, the Mark Jones Memorial Golf Tournament & Auction is being held at the Chipping Norton Golf Club in Chipping Norton OX7 5QH

The Michael and Diana Green Collection of Treen and Needlework Samplers

Treen is a catch all term for small handmade wooden objects which have a functional purpose.  Chorley’s sale on Thursday, 16th December 2010 includes a wide variety of these domestic bygones from the collection of Michael and Diana Green.

Memorabilia from two important Gloucestershire personalities come up for sale at Chorleys on 16th December

Items from the Late Sir Peter Markham Scott CH, CBE, DSC, FRS, FZS (1909-1989)

Chorleys November auction on Thursday 18th November at 10.30

Halloween may be over but for those with a taste for the Gothic Chorley’s auction has just the thing.  A collection of hand carts from a property near Dursley includes a funeral bier, Lot 25, estimated at £300-500.  This would have been used to transport coffins and has an interesting provenance having been used as a prop in the film ‘The Company of Wolves’ (1984).  If this is to

From a Gypsy Caravan to a Human Skeleton at Chorley's on 21st October

The October sale on Thursday, 21st October sees an interesting
selection of items on offer at Chorley’s. The day begins with Lot 1, a

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