Introduction to Celia Jennings and www.early-carving.com
Celia Jennings has been a dealer in Kent since 1970, specializing in early European woodcarving. A typical stock includes religious and secular panels and corbels, bench ends, pew finials, Gothic tracery, roof bosses, figures of the saints and the less saintly, both polychrome and unpainted, angels, cherubs, putti, caryatids, and beasts from the real and mythical animal kingdoms.
Many of the reference books have been out of print for years, some are brand new; all are intended to increase the knowledge of collectors and dealers alike.
The Library section holds a series of articles on symbolism and imagery in carving written by Celia Jennings and illustrated with carvings she has at one time owned. More articles are forthcoming.
We accept cheques drawn on a UK bank, payment through PayPal, Mastercard or Visa.
All expressions of interest must be communicated by email or telephone before purchase.
We look forward to helping you with your collection!