DECEMBER 2020 Images

Images of some of the items in our December sales (dates projected 10th and 17th and to be confirmed):

NOVEMBER 12 SALE POSTPONED

Dear Friends,   Oh dear, here we go again!   The lock-down means that our November 12 auction cannot take place.  It will be held as early as possible in December and I am guessing the 10th but please wait for our next email. The answerphone will give updates too.   I am excited by the sale because we have cleared the property of the deceased estate of a paper conservator.  It’s difficult to describe the property, suffice it to say that the men are Continue reading →

12 NOVEMBER 2020

We are still under Covid-19 rules so please call for an appointement to bring goods in to us and please wear a mask when you do. Many thanks.

8 OCTOBER 2020 – Sale Information

Dear Friends,   I hope you are all rested after a summer holiday; I spent mine behind a mask.   Our October sale is nearly ready with cataloguing this week for the auction on the 8TH OCTOBER.   IT’S ONLINE ONLY AND YOU WILL NEED TO BOOK VIEWING SLOTS AS LAST TIME FOR WEDNESDAY THE 7TH OCTOBER BETWEEN 12 NOON AND 7PM.   WEARING A MASK IS REQUIRED AND YOU WILL BE ASKED TO SANITIZE YOUR HANDS ON ENTRY   It’s a sale worth viewing Continue reading →

8 OCTOBER 2020

We are filling up rapidly for this sale, please call to confirm space and an appointment time for delivery on 01895 621991. Please note that you will need to wear a mask and gloves to enter the premises.

13 AUGUST 2020 Sale Information

Dear Friends, Here we are again, cataloguing our third sale under Covid-19.  Our second sale, of furniture, went as expected and, again, I must thank you for clearing your lots in the time frame we requested.  So, this next sale ON THE 13TH AUGUST contains all the other sections you expect to find at Bainbridges.  It will be a relatively large sale, offered online with no bidding in the room, and will be viewed BY APPOINTMENT ONLY on Wednesday the 12th August between noon and Continue reading →

13 AUGUST 2020 Images

Images of some of the items in our August sale: Our pictures section includes two watercolour views of Cumberland by John Ruskin, inscribed verso: ‘A Sketch in Cumberland by John Ruskin, and was given to me by Him. Fred Crawley’, framed (Frederick Crawley was Ruskin’s assistant).

13 AUGUST 2020

Our next auction will include pictures, shelf items, collectables …… everything except furniture.

16 JULY 2020 Sale Information

Dear Friends, Our auction of books, signs and Oriental carpets was great, and a big thank you for paying and clearing so quickly. Our next auction is FURNITURE, GARDEN ORNAMENTS, LUGGAGE AND MIRRORS on Thursday 16th July. It starts at noon and will be over by 2 pm. You must clear quickly and by Tuesday the 21st at the latest so we can prepare the following sale. It’s online, telephone or commission bidding only, with viewing by appointment over Monday and Tuesday the 13th and Continue reading →