Over our almost 100 year history, Leonard Joel has been entrusted with some of the most interesting and important collections in Australia.
On 22 April, The Estate of Lady Porter will be presented in situ at Lady Porter’s apartment in Adelaide. Comprising almost 400 lots, the auction features furniture, fine art, decorative arts and jewellery from the home of Adelaide’s much-loved former grande dame and Lady Mayoress.
Some of the many Collections successfully sold at auction by Leonard Joel include The Grace Antique Galleries Collection (2010), The David Bromley Collection (2011 & 2012), The Graham Geddes Collection (2012 & 2015), The Ron Barassi Collection (2016),The Collections of Richard & Joan Crebbin, Michael Galloway and Belgiorno-Nettis, Sydney, The Kozminsky Collection (2017), The Thomas Vroom Collection (2017) and Opera Australia Costumes & Memorabilia (2017).
Most recently, Leonard Joel sold The Decorative Arts Collection of the late James Fairfax AC for $1.74 million (twice it’s pre-auction estimate), The Schlager Collection of Antique Jewellery and the 1909 Ashes Urn as part of The Monty Noble Collection of Cricketing Memorabilia.
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