Trading places - DECemBeR/JANUARY 2019
There is something really homely about this time of year, that makes us want to cosy up next to a cracking log fire and appreciate the warmth and comfort of home. Christmas is all about enjoying and spending time with family, but no matter what your cultural background or religious beliefs may be, the frosty mornings and winter breeze is enough to beckon anyone inside to spend time with the people who matter most. The dealers I’ve chosen to speak to in this issue, all do ‘homely’ exceedingly well, and by flicking through these pages whilst enjoying a glass of mulled wine, you’ll be hard pressed to not be tempted into buying something for your home!. Read more…
FEATURES - DECEMBER/JANUARY 2019
OTHER VE PROJECTS
LATEST AUCTION NEWS
The Barbara Holliday collection of 20th Century Modern British paintings and sculpture will go under the hammer at Sworders Fine Art Auctioneers this January.
Emerging from the shadows of a wooded entrance sits a hand- some Victorian house in the hamlet of Highlaws, a stone’s throw from the Cumbrian coast, which is where, over 50 years ago, Ormond and Barbara Holliday were embarking on married life. Whilst Ormie was fully occupied running the farms, Barbara set to work on what soon became her great passion – furnishing The Gale.