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Art in Demand

With nearly one hundred lots of pictures and prints, it is no surprise that this was a very successful category in our August auction. From…

Dominus Aeris, Coelus 4

In the June sale, Auction Antiques had the pleasure of handling a vibrant and exciting painting by Jiten Thukral and Sumir Tagra (b.1976 and 1979)….

Rolex on a roll

Two vintage Rolexes were in the June auction at Auction Antiques, both selling for an excellent price. Firstly, a vintage stainless steel Gentleman’s Rolex Oyster…

Picture Perfect

Last month, Auction Antiques was delighted to sell a beautiful oil painting by Scottish artist Charles Hodge Mackie (1862-1920) for a local seller in our…

The Clock Strikes Again

After previous successful clock sales in the auction at Auction Antiques, it is not surprising that this gorgeous Georgian inlaid mahogany bracket clock was swept…

DAVID BOWIE SUIT TAKES THE SPOTLIGHT AT AUCTION IN DEVON

UK. March 2021. A suit once owned by celebrated singer David Bowie is one of the more star-studded items on offer in a sale of…

Clocks Chime Success at Auction

UK. JANUARY 2021. There was the sound of success at a sale of Antiques, General & Mid-Century Furniture at Auction Antiques in Devon on January…

A Queen’s Gambit?

A satinwood Congress Chess Timer with twin dials performed well at the recent Auction Antiques saleroom. Chess clocks comprise of two adjoining clocks with buttons…

Sound of success as early set of bagpipes sells at auction fo £5,749

UK. NOVEMBER 2020. An important set of bagpipes have found their way home to Scotland after attracting worldwide interest at auction on October 30, 2020….

Andrew Howarth joins Auction Antiques

As a former commercial artist Andrew assesses art pre-sale, and also leads the team in condition reporting via the Auction Antiques ‘Ask Andrew’ service.

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