Jewellery, Watches and Objects of Vertu

Jewellery, Watches and Objects of Vertu (9 June 2020) Catalogue Cover

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Bob Culling

Bob Culling

Robert ‘Bob’ Culling was born in 1941 in Ilford, Essex, and spent much of his life working and living in east London and Essex. As a young boy, Bob often explored the buildings and areas left damaged by the Second World War, trading with his friends items of militaria they had found or p...
Sarah Bernhardt

Sarah Bernhardt

Born one of three illegitimate daughters of Julie Bernard, a Dutch courtesan who had established herself in Paris, Sarah, (originally named Henriette-Rosine Bernard) had a difficult start in life and was a wilful child. At first she wanted to become a nun, but one of her mother’s lovers, the D...