Auction alert: Furniture and fixtures curated by Alberto Pinto

Going under the hammer are furniture, fixtures and fittings of a Knightsbridge residence designed and furnished by famous international designer Alberto Pinto.

Pro Auction is a UK-based auctioneer who specialises in hospitality, catering and leisure sectors. On 14-15 July, 2015 they will be auctioning furniture and fixtures of a Knightsbridge residence that had been designed and furnished by famous international interior designer Alberto Pinto. The auction will comprise more than 1,200 lots featuring an array of exclusive furnishings, decorative and household items, lighting, textile products, silver and more from a host of French and Italian luxury brands.

For over 40 years, Alberto Pinto Design has designed homes for a discerning international clientele. The collection at this Knightsbridge residence has spectacular richness and diversity and displays Pinto’s signature style of combining 18th century elegance and sophistication with contemporary luxuries. The furniture is of neoclassical style, luxurious and elegant. The fabrics used are simple and refined such as damask silk, brocade, linen and velvet.

The pieces coming up for auction include items from noted haute interior designers like Barovier & Toso, Laudarte, Valderamobili, Baccarat, Christofle and Baldi Home Jewels. The bespoke furniture, interiors, collectable pieces and luxury accessories that will be showcased in the 40-room private residence are examples of fine Italian and French design and craftsmanship.

Every piece in the Knightsbridge auction is unique and has been maintained to the highest specifications,” said Pro Auction Limited director Mark Flynn. We are confident this sale will awaken the bidders’ tastes, with available lots that simply cannot be purchased on the ‘high street,’ while simultaneously furthering Pro Auction’s impeccable reputation in the luxury/boutique hotel sector.”

The Pro Auction Limited Knightsbridge auction will take place at The Brompton Room, Millennium Knightsbridge, 17 Sloane Street in Knightsbridge, London, SW1X 9NU, commencing at 10 am on 14 and 15 July, 2015. Online bidding will also be available via a live webcast. Virtual tours, images and catalogues are available by calling +44 (0)207 112 5330.