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Chivers Jellies Prehistoric Fossil Collection

Chivers Jellies Prehistoric Fossil Collection

  We were sent this value request by a reader who had a boxed set of this Prehistoric Fossil Collection presented by Chivers. This was a  promotional item from Chivers Jelly and was issued in the late 1960’s / early 1970’s. The set came complete with 4 real fossils. Price Guide / Value: […]

Mary Gregory Glass

Mary Gregory Glass

Mary Gregory is a charming style of enamelled figure glass, popular in Victorian times and now being re-discovered. The distinctive feature of Mary Gregory Glass is the painted and enamelled scenes of Victorian children in silhouette, dressed in their best clothes, playing games and having fun. Pictured: Mary Gegory blue glass […]

Harley Quinn Wendy Doll from Madame Alexander

Harley Quinn Wendy Doll from Madame Alexander

Harley Quinn is the hottest DC comic character at the moment and Madame Alexander have created a lovely little Wendy doll based on the character. Whether mums and daughters buying the doll will know the full story behind Harley Quinn (Harleen Frances Quinzel) is unlikely but the doll is very cute […]

Teddy Bears Record Prices at Auction

Teddy Bears Record Prices at Auction

Prices realised at Christies “Teddy Girl” a cinnamon Steiff teddy bear Sold for £110,000, December 1994 World record price for a teddy bear London, South Kensington An exceptionaly fine and rare Steiff black teddy bear Sold for £91,750, December 2000 London, South Kensington “Bruin”, a fine Steiff teddy bear Sold for £17,625, […]

Hazle’s 2016 Christmas Limited Paintings

Hazle’s 2016 Christmas Limited Paintings

The 2016 Hazle collection of Limited Paintings for Christmas has  a ‘Golden ages of Christmas’ theme. Three Limited Paintings have been produced and each is limited to just 30 of each painting. The designs are Twelfth Night, A Victorian Christmas and British Home Stores. Twelfth Night – Christmas 2016 Twelfth […]

Raphaël Kirchner Postcards

Raphaël Kirchner Postcards

Raphaël Kirchner (1876 – 1917) was an Austrian artist, best known for Art Nouveau and early pin-up work, especially in picture postcard format which became extremely popular during World War I. Kirchner attended the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna and began his career as a portrait painter for the fashionable in […]

The 2016 Annual Swarovski Collectors Society Ornament

The 2016 Annual Swarovski Collectors Society Ornament

  2016 sees the Annual Swarovski Collectors Society Ornament celebrate its 25th anniversary. For 2016 the ornament is a lovely golden  star which is once again designed by Verena Castelein. The edition is available in a clear edition and coloured edition.  The ornament is priced at $75/£49. This exquisite golden crystal version […]

Installation view of works by Memphis at the exhibition "Bowie/Collector" at Sotheby's London. Photo ©Sotheby’s.

David Bowie and Ettore Sottsass & the Milan-based Memphis group

The David Bowie collectors auction Part 1 of modern and contemporary art has received worldwide attention and fantastic results but at WCN we have been awaiting Part III of the sale which included works by Ettore Sottsass and the Milan-based Memphis group. Sotheby’s created an amazing installation of the works and the […]

Jean-Michel Basquiat, Air Power, 1984

David Bowie art auction Part 1 smashes estimate exceeding 24m

Jean-Michel Basquiat’s Air Power, which went for was one of many highlights on the first day of the David Bowie collectors auction of modern and contemporary art selling for £7.1m ($9m) against an estimate of £2.5 to £3.5 million. Collectors were not only bidding for fine works of art but a […]

The 2016 Holiday Barbie Dolls

The 2016 Holiday Barbie Dolls

The 2016 Holiday™ Barbie Dolls feature three different dolls in delightful dresses each with adetailed bodice and bracelet.They are priced at $39.95 each. A beloved tradition for more than 25 years, the 2016 Holiday Barbie™ doll rings in the wonder of the holidays and all the joyous festivities. Dressed in […]