New York & London
The Collection of Mrs. Henry Ford II – comprising more than 600 lots being sold across two sales - encompass rare and important furniture, paintings and works of art from her Palm Beach, Florida home and UK residences in Eaton Square and Turville Grange. Kathleen DuRoss Ford’s exemplary collection comprises masterpiece objects, such as the rare ormolu-mounted white marble and biscuit-porcelain clock by Benjamin Vulliamy, circa 1791, and important English furniture and works of art by the most pre-eminent cabinet makers of the George III period including Ince & Mayhew, William Vile, John Cobb, Matthew Boulton, Pierre Langlois, John Linnell and Thomas Chippendale.
Masterworks are complemented by important Impressionist works by Edouard Vuillard and Eugène Boudin as well as modern British pictures, European & American furniture, lighting, silver, porcelain services, entertaining wares, needlework carpets, decorative furnishings and objects of virtue all of which offer a window on the very private homes and lifestyle of the late Mr and Mrs Henry Ford II.
New York Head of Sale
+1 212 636 2464
London Head of Sale
Adrian Hume Sayer
+44 207 389 2696
About the lot
The Collection of Mrs. Henry Ford II: Palm Beach
Our New York sale exhibition of The Collection of Mrs. Henry Ford II showcases rare and important fine and decorative arts from her Palm Beach, Forida home. Discover it here with our virtual tour
Catalogues: The Collections of Mrs. Henry Ford II
Two catalogues have been published to accompany The Collections of Mrs. Henry Ford II, available to purchase online now. The commemorative, lavishly illustrated catalogues celebrates the legacy of the Fords with a series of essays, alongside an overview of artworks featured in these landmark auctions.
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