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RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021)

Lot 208: RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021)

Auction Date: Sep 15, 2021

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Description: RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021)

RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021): A embellished pantry door from the artists house, second half of the 20th century, the upper section decorated with a series of prints by Egon Schiele, within birdseye maple frames, the lower section with further decorative works flanked by Hitchins' abstract handmade terracotta tiles

198 x 76.5cm

Provenance: Part of the artists private collection, you can view the piece in situ here.

Born in the 1920s in London, Ron Hitchins moved to Hackney aged 13 and started a market stall on the infamous Ridley Road, selling brightly coloured clothes, he invented the button down shirt and flared trousers. Known as â??The Flashâ?? he was a colourful character in Londonâ??s East end. Eventually he started to design small terracotta necklaces with interesting abstract designs that he sold on his stall. From this a developed a career as an artist. He primarily designed wall hangings that were composed of a selection of individually designed terracotta tiles. Apart from terracotta he also worked with fibreglass. His designs were often inspired by foreign design influences, notably Aztec.Although much loved as an artist, Hitchins was first and foremost known as an avid Flamenco dancer. He almost single-handedly introduced London to this form of dancing and until his death in 2019 he remained an active member of the Flamenco Dance scene. Claudine Roux, Andrew Tullis and Lucy Cash directed a short film about his life called â??Made in Hackneyâ?? which can be viewed here.

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Location: London, LDN, UK

Auction House: Chiswick Auctions

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RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021)

Lot 206: RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021)

Auction Date: Sep 15, 2021

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Description: RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021)

RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021): A four poster bed, second half of the 20th century, of square brutalist form, decorated with panels of abstract handmade terracotta tiles to a deal wood frame, some signed by the artist, the overhead canopy with mirrored inset and rope mechanism for integrated lighting and curtains (curtains not included), together with two original architectural plans for the bed

210cm high x 142cm wide x 218cm deep

Part of the artists private collection, you can view the piece in situ here.

A similar example of smaller proportions, made specifically for domestic cats, is part of the Victoria & Alberts private collection.

Notes: Born in the 1920s in London, Ron Hitchins moved to Hackney aged 13 and started a market stall on the infamous Ridley Road, she invented the button down shirt and flared trousers. Known as â??The Flashâ?? he was a colourful character in Londonâ??s East end. Eventually he started to design small terracotta necklaces with interesting abstract designs that he sold on his stall. From this a developed a career as an artist. He primarily designed wall hangings that were composed of a selection of individually designed terracotta tiles. Apart from terracotta he also worked with fibreglass. His designs were often inspired by foreign design influences, notably Aztec. Although much loved as an artist, Hitchins was first and foremost known as an avid Flamenco dancer. He almost single-handedly introduced London to this form of dancing and until his death in 2019 he remained an active member of the Flamenco Dance scene. Claudine Roux, Andrew Tullis and Lucy Cash directed a short film about his life called â??Made in Hackneyâ?? which can be viewed here

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Location: London, LDN, UK

Auction House: Chiswick Auctions

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RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021):

Lot 207: RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021):

Auction Date: Sep 15, 2021

Estimate: £1,000 - £2,000

Description: RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021):

RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021): A large rectangular wall mirror, second half of the 20th century, the plate glass framed by a border of abstract hand made terracotta tiles, some signed by the artist, flanked by geso foliate carved borders

Provenance: Part of the artists private collection, you can view the piece in situ here.

Notes: Born in the 1920s in London, Ron Hitchins moved to Hackney aged 13 and started a market stall on the infamous Ridley Road, he invented the button down shirt and flared trousers. Known as â??The Flashâ?? he was a colourful character in Londonâ??s East end. Eventually he started to design small terracotta necklaces with interesting abstract designs that he sold on his stall. From this a developed a career as an artist. He primarily designed wall hangings that were composed of a selection of individually designed terracotta tiles. Apart from terracotta he also worked with fibreglass. His designs were often inspired by foreign design influences, notably Aztec. Although much loved as an artist, Hitchins was first and foremost known as an avid Flamenco dancer. He almost single-handedly introduced London to this form of dancing and until his death in 2019 he remained an active member of the Flamenco Dance scene. Claudine Roux, Andrew Tullis and Lucy Cash directed a short film about his life called â??Made in Hackneyâ?? which can be viewed here.

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Location: London, LDN, UK

Auction House: Chiswick Auctions

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RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021):

Lot 211: RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021):

Auction Date: Sep 15, 2021

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Description: RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021):

RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021): A standard light, second half of the 20th century

151cm high

Provenance: Part of the artists private collection, you can view the piece in situ here.

Nots: Born in the 1920s in London, Ron Hitchins moved to Hackney aged 13 and started a market stall on the infamous Ridley Road, he invented the button down shirt and flared trousers. Known as â??The Flashâ?? he was a colourful character in Londonâ??s East end. Eventually he started to design small terracotta necklaces with interesting abstract designs that he sold on his stall. From this a developed a career as an artist. He primarily designed wall hangings that were composed of a selection of individually designed terracotta tiles. Apart from terracotta he also worked with fibreglass. His designs were often inspired by foreign design influences, notably Aztec. Although much loved as an artist, Hitchins was first and foremost known as an avid Flamenco dancer. He almost single-handedly introduced London to this form of dancing and until his death in 2019 he remained an active member of the Flamenco Dance scene. Claudine Roux, Andrew Tullis and Lucy Cash directed a short film about his life called â??Made in Hackneyâ?? which can be viewed here.

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Location: London, LDN, UK

Auction House: Chiswick Auctions

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RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021):

Lot 210: RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021):

Auction Date: Sep 15, 2021

Estimate: £300 - £500

Description: RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021):

RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021): A Art Deco style birds eye maple hall chair, second half of the 20th century, the frame decorated all over with mirrored panels, the T section back to a square seat upholstered in burnt orange fabric over three pannelled legs (some damages)

Provenance: Part of the artists private collection, you can view the piece in situ here.

Notes: Born in the 1920s in London, Ron Hitchins moved to Hackney aged 13 and started a market stall on the infamous Ridley Road, he invented the button down shirt and flared trousers. Known as â??The Flashâ?? he was a colourful character in Londonâ??s East end. Eventually he started to design small terracotta necklaces with interesting abstract designs that he sold on his stall. From this a developed a career as an artist. He primarily designed wall hangings that were composed of a selection of individually designed terracotta tiles. Apart from terracotta he also worked with fibreglass. His designs were often inspired by foreign design influences, notably Aztec. Although much loved as an artist, Hitchins was first and foremost known as an avid Flamenco dancer. He almost single-handedly introduced London to this form of dancing and until his death in 2019 he remained an active member of the Flamenco Dance scene. Claudine Roux, Andrew Tullis and Lucy Cash directed a short film about his life called â??Made in Hackneyâ?? which can be viewed here.

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Location: London, LDN, UK

Auction House: Chiswick Auctions

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RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021):

Lot 209: RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021):

Auction Date: Sep 15, 2021

Estimate: £300 - £500

Description: RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021):

RON HITCHINS (BRITISH, 1926-2021): A Art Deco style birds eye maple hall chair, second half of the 20th century, the frame decorated all over with mirrored panels, the T section back to a square seat upholstered in burnt orange fabric over three pannelled legs (some damages)

Provenance: Part of the artists private collection, you can view the piece in situ here

Notes: Born in the 1920s in London, Ron Hitchins moved to Hackney aged 13 and started a market stall on the infamous Ridley Road, he invented the button down shirt and flared trousers. Known as â??The Flashâ?? he was a colourful character in Londonâ??s East end. Eventually he started to design small terracotta necklaces with interesting abstract designs that he sold on his stall. From this a developed a career as an artist. He primarily designed wall hangings that were composed of a selection of individually designed terracotta tiles. Apart from terracotta he also worked with fibreglass. His designs were often inspired by foreign design influences, notably Aztec. Although much loved as an artist, Hitchins was first and foremost known as an avid Flamenco dancer. He almost single-handedly introduced London to this form of dancing and until his death in 2019 he remained an active member of the Flamenco Dance scene. Claudine Roux, Andrew Tullis and Lucy Cash directed a short film about his life called â??Made in Hackneyâ?? which can be viewed here.

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Location: London, LDN, UK

Auction House: Chiswick Auctions

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Ron Hitchins (1926-2019) British, framed ceramic tiles, ceramic sculpture, 14.5 x 8.5".

Lot 262: Ron Hitchins (1926-2019) British, framed ceramic tiles, ceramic sculpture, 14.5 x 8.5".

Auction Date: Dec 07, 2020

Estimate: £200 - £300

Description: Ron Hitchins (1926-2019) British, framed ceramic tiles, ceramic sculpture, 14.5 x 8.5"....

Location: Haslemere, SRY, UK

Auction House: John Nicholsons Fine Art Auctioneer & Valuer

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RON HITCHINS (B.1926)

Lot 253: RON HITCHINS (B.1926)

Auction Date: Apr 16, 2019

Estimate: £100 - £200

Description: RON HITCHINS (B.1926) Tiles signed with initials 'RH' (on each of the three tiles), signed again and inscribed 'Ron Hitchins/ TILES:-EDITION OF 6 PER PATTERN' (on the reverse) resign bonded fibreglass 12 x 36 in. (30.8 x 91.5 cm.)  Artist's Resale Right may apply on this lot....

Location: London, LDN, UK

Auction House: Chiswick Auctions

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A contemporary Ron Hitchins terracotta wall plaque Block mounted, relief de

Lot 514: A contemporary Ron Hitchins terracotta wall plaque Block mounted, relief de

Auction Date: May 12, 2015

Estimate: £70 - £100

Description: A contemporary Ron Hitchins terracotta wall plaque Block mounted, relief decorated, signed to reverse, length 37.5cm, width 22cm. (illustrated)...

Location: Knutsford, CHS, UK

Auction House: Wright Marshall Ltd

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