Dear Friends, I’m finding it difficult to get back into the groove. How about you? Anyway, there is good news to start the year, Tony Sullivan, he ex of Sothebys, West London Auctions, Chiswick Auctions and currently, up to the December sale, cataloguing our pictures, has returned from the dead. With only one lung he caught Covid-19 and went to hospital, got over it and returned home, suffered blood clots, went back to hospital and now is back home and waiting for the physiotherapist to Continue reading →
December update We are clearing lots from the two December sales by appointment only. Please ring or email to say what time you will arrive and we will endeavour to have the lots ready to hand over in our reception hall. We are open to 5pm on Wednesday the 23rd and open at 9.30am. We open after Christmas on the 4th January, subject to Government statements. Our next auction, originally booked for the 4th February, has been postponed due to the Covid-19 lockdown. Please check Continue reading →
Dear Friends, Our Christmas sale of wines, champagnes, whisky, port and brandy concludes our year. I encourage you to look at the catalogue online (from the weekend before the sale). It’s only 120 or so lots, each with a photograph and all from local homes and mostly offered without reserves. It’s on the 17th December at 11 am and you can bid online by registering with UKAuctioneers.com. Viewing is by appointment during the week of the 14th December so please give Melanie a ring on Continue reading →
Dear Friends, Further to my last email, I want you to know that we will have the catalogue and photographs up on the website shortly and I hope for sure by this Sunday the 30th and on the UKAuctioneers and Saleroom sites before then, so we are confident that the sale (online only with UKAuctioneers) will go ahead on the 10th of December. The catalogue that you will find on The Saleroom also includes details of our wine sale starting at lot 840. It may Continue reading →
Images of some of the items in our December sales (dates projected 10th and 17th and to be confirmed):
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 →
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.
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 →