Christie’s is pleased to announce the forthcoming auction of works from the collections of James Perkins and Andrew Lamberty. The sale, AYNHOE PARK – A Modern Grand Tour, will feature a cornucopia of fascinating works of art and curiosities. The sale comprises important 20th century and contemporary design including works by Tony Duquette, Kam Tin and Fornasetti as well as photographs by Bob Carlos Clarke, juxtaposed with monumental classical plaster casts, period furniture, and even a steel rocketship as featured in Dan Dare.

All items to be offered will be on public view within the dramatic surroundings at Aynhoe Park, Oxfordshire from Friday, 5 October until the afternoon of Monday, 8 October; the auction will take place at Christie’s South Kensington saleroom on Tuesday, 9 October 2012 at 10.30am.