Wednesday, October 07, 2009
Summers Place Auctions, Billingshurst UK
20 October - live auction & 23 October - sealed bid auction 2009
Several items from Chelsea Flower Show will be offered for sale in the auction of Garden Statuary, Architectural Items and Decorative Fossils at Summers Place Auctions. This includes an abstract spherical limestone sculpture by Simon Thomas that appears to float on water, designed for the Cancer Research UK, Chelsea Garden 2009.
The sculpture, is accompanied by a pond liner made up of concentric steel dividers of oval form, is estimated at £10,000-15,000. Summers Place Auctions have waived all charges to the charity and half of the proceeds from the sale of the sculpture will go directly to Cancer Research UK's general lifesaving work into the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancer.
Summers Place Auctions