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OTHER WORLDS: 50 YEARS OF PHOTOJOURNALISM

OTHER WORLDS: 50 YEARS OF PHOTOJOURNALISM

Internationally renowned photojournalist Tor Eigeland has spent the past 50 years travelling the globe, recording momentous moments of 20th century history, and preserving snapshots in time for cultures now long lost [Dukes Auctioneers: 6th Mar 2017 10:26:00]

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Start your collection with Duke’s Evening Sale of Affordable Art: an auction of Contemporary and Modern British Works

Start your collection with Duke’s Evening Sale of Affordable Art: an auction of Contemporary and Modern British Works

Duke’s to host inaugural evening sale of Affordable Art on Wednesday April 12th [Dukes Auctioneers: 2nd Mar 2017 16:42:00]

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QUEEN VICTORIA STATUE MISSING FROM HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT FOR OVER 100 YEARS IS FOUND

QUEEN VICTORIA STATUE MISSING FROM HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT FOR OVER 100 YEARS IS FOUND

Carved stone statue of Queen Victoria missing from the Houses of Parliament for over 100 years was whisked away by former Prime Minister William Gladstone, a discovery suggests. [www.telegraph.co.uk: 21st Feb 2017 11:17:00]

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RARE  ARTS AND CRAFTS HEALS FURNITURE AT DUKES OF DORCHESTER

RARE ARTS AND CRAFTS HEALS FURNITURE AT DUKES OF DORCHESTER

Duke’s to include nine pieces of exceptional early Heals furniture in their auction on 23rd of February [Dukes Auctioneers: 10th Feb 2017 16:21:00]

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Important Collection of Glass to go under the hammer at Duke’s of Dorchester

Important Collection of Glass to go under the hammer at Duke’s of Dorchester

The exceptional Buxton Collection of 18th and early 19th century engraved glass will feature in Duke’s auction on 23rd February [Dukes Auctioneers: 10th Feb 2017 16:03:00]

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Medals of WWII RAF Pilot who battled the Luftwaffe to be auctioned

Medals of WWII RAF Pilot who battled the Luftwaffe to be auctioned

The unsung heroics of an RAF pilot who took part in a top secret mission in World War Two have been revealed after his medals were put up for sale by his family. [Daily Mail: 24th Jan 2017 13:47:00]

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An 18th Century Dinner Service for a Notable Suffolk Gentleman

An 18th Century Dinner Service for a Notable Suffolk Gentleman

An 18th Century Dinner Service for a Notable Suffolk Gentleman [Dukes Auctioneers: 6th Jan 2017 15:47:00]

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A King, A Queen and a Revolution

A King, A Queen and a Revolution

[Dukes Auctioneers: 28th Nov 2016 12:11:00]

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DUKE'S TO SELL EARLY FURNITURE AND OBJECTS

DUKE'S TO SELL EARLY FURNITURE AND OBJECTS

[Dukes Auctioneers: 17th Nov 2016 11:07:00]

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Antiques Roadshow Specialist joins Duke’s of Dorchester

Antiques Roadshow Specialist joins Duke’s of Dorchester

Antiques Roadshow Specialist joins Duke’s of Dorchester [Dukes Auctioneers: 6th Sep 2016 17:10:00]

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100 Years of Childhood to play with!

100 Years of Childhood to play with!

[Dukes Auctioneers: 29th Jul 2016 15:57:00]

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Baroque Master discovered in Dorset attic

Baroque Master discovered in Dorset attic

BAROQUE MASTER DISCOVERED IN DORSET ATTIC [Colin Gleadell, The Telegraph: 5th Apr 2016 10:08:00]

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Duke’s discovers Rossettis prior to Walker Art Gallery exhibition

Duke’s discovers Rossettis prior to Walker Art Gallery exhibition

Duke’s discovers Rossettis prior to Walker Art Gallery exhibition [Dukes Auctioneers: 25th Feb 2016 16:16:00]

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Photo album showing Duke of Windsor's trip to Nazi Germany to be auctioned

Photo album showing Duke of Windsor's trip to Nazi Germany to be auctioned

Photo album showing Duke of Windsor's trip to Nazi Germany to be auctioned [Dukes Auctioneers: 25th Feb 2016 15:42:00]

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Rare portrait of early suffragette and Titanic survivor to be auctioned

Rare portrait of early suffragette and Titanic survivor to be auctioned

Rare portrait of early suffragette and Titanic survivor to be auctioned [Dukes Auctioneers: 25th Feb 2016 00:00:14]

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Excitement surrounds pocket watch by renowned maker William Anthony

Excitement surrounds pocket watch by renowned maker William Anthony

A fine George III Pocket watch set with diamonds, pearls and enamel comes to auction in Dorchester [Dukes Auctioneers: 24th Nov 2015 16:28:00]

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Scholarship pays in Dorchester

Scholarship pays in Dorchester

Duke's, the leading Auctioneers and Valuers specialist Asian Art Auction a 'spectacular success' [Dukes Auctioneers: 23rd Nov 2015 15:31:00]

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Rare oil painting by LS Lowry expected to sell for more than £100,000

Rare oil painting by LS Lowry expected to sell for more than £100,000

A RARE oil painting by British artist Lawrence Stephen Lowry could be sold for more than £100,000 when it is auctioned in September. [Dorset Echo: 17th Aug 2015 09:16:00]

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Duke's move to state of the art premises

Duke's move to state of the art premises

Duke's, the leading Auctioneers and Valuers, have moved to a state of the art auction complex in the heart of the county town. [Dukes: 24th Jul 2015 11:31:00]

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Humphries Kirk sponsors the Patrons’ Marquee at Dorset Opera Festival

Humphries Kirk sponsors the Patrons’ Marquee at Dorset Opera Festival

Dorset and Somerset solicitors firm Humphries Kirk has announced its support of the Dorset Opera Festival by sponsoring the Patrons’ Marquee with Duke’s Auctioneers. [Dukes Admin: 20th Jul 2015 09:02:00]

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The Force Is With Duke's Auctioneers In Dorchester

The Force Is With Duke's Auctioneers In Dorchester

500 lots from a single anonymous collector go under the hammer at Dukes' auctioneers. [Dukes Admin: 2nd Jul 2015 16:18:00]

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Old table lamp turns out to be £550,000 Ming vase

Old table lamp turns out to be £550,000 Ming vase

An old vase that had been crudely turned into a lamp sold for £550,000 because it was a rare 15th century Chinese object from the Ming dynasty. [Dukes Admin: 14th May 2015 16:55:00]

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English Civil War pound sells for £56k at auction

English Civil War pound sells for £56k at auction

A RARE pound coin dating from the English Civil War has sold at auction for a staggering £56,000. [Dukes Admin: 13th Mar 2015 16:03:00]

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Napoleon Bonaparte's hair for sale – French tyrant’s barnet is Dorchester auction lot

Napoleon Bonaparte's hair for sale – French tyrant’s barnet is Dorchester auction lot

A lock of Napoleon Bonaparte's hair taken from the French dictator's head while he was in exile has emerged for sale 200 years later. [Dukes Admin: 10th Mar 2015 10:30:00]

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Art Market News: a Rossetti on the back back stairs

Art Market News: a Rossetti on the back back stairs

The latest gem to spark a gleam in his eye is a chalk drawing by the pre-Raphaelite artist Dante Gabriel Rossetti, found on the back stairs of a country house. The owners were descendants of one of Rossetti’s patrons, but had no idea who the drawing was by or of. [Dukes Admin: 17th Sep 2013 16:30:00]

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Melplash Court house sale nets over £3m

Melplash Court house sale nets over £3m

DORCHESTER auctioneers Duke’s sale of the contents of Melplash Court, near Bridport, became one of the highest grossing sales ever conducted by a provincial auctioneer thanks to the phenomenal strength of the Chinese market. [Anna Brady: 27th Sep 2010 11:16:00]

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Stuffed animals to be sold at auction

Stuffed animals to be sold at auction

A collection of bizarre stuffed animals including a unicorn, flying cat, yeti, and other curious creatures purportedly discovered by a Victorian adventurer are to be sold at auction. [Dukes Admin: 11th Apr 2010 16:40:00]

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