The forthcoming Winter Art and Antiques Fair Olympia is the ideal place for some early Christmas shopping for lovers of antiques and art. For truly individual gifts with a unique and fascinating sense of history, antiques are the perfect items for the man and woman who has everything.
We’ve pulled together a small list of things that we’d love to find in our stocking on Christmas morning!
A stunning Riedel-gilded green glass vase with applied red berries c. 1898. Price £495 from M&D Moir
A sparkling ruby ring, .302ct, from the 1950s. Price £11,800 from Horton London.
John Hoyland’s Loving Lady, 1981, acrylic on cotton duck, signed and dated. POA from Tanya Baxter Contemporary.
A Victorian cast silver fox head stirrup cup marked for London 1867 by Edward Stockwell and retailed by ‘Thomas – 153 New Bond Street’ POA, from The Old Corkscrew.
A Royal two-colour gold presentation snuff box. POA from Mary Cooke Antiques.
For more information and tickets for the fair, which runs from October 31 to November 5, visit www.olympia-antiques.com