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Fine Paintings - Friday 25th November 2016 - Entries Invited until 4th November


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Dorothea Sharp ROI RBA (1874-1955)


William Shayer Snr to be sold on the 25th November 2016


Next Sale – Fine Paintings – Friday 25th November 2016 – entries accepted until the 4th November

Gardiner Houlgate is one of the the premier firms of Auctioneers in the UK to offer specialist auctions of Paintings & Prints. From Old Masters through to Contemporary Works of Art these sales offer a large selection of interesting artwork for every spectrum of the market, selling to International collectors, private buyers and the trade.

We pride ourselves that we offer a personal, efficient and friendly service and our professional approach to these innovative auctions, together with our competitive charges means we are able to offer an unrivalled specialist auction service.

With dedicated mailing lists and the ability for customers to bid ‘live’ on the internet we are able to offer International coverage.

Allan Darwell, Head of Paintings – Allan brings forty years experience of valuing and selling paintings. Formerly with Bonhams and Philips auctioneers he has worked in Yorkshire, The West Country and Cheshire.

If you are interested in selling please contact our specialists Alan Darwell or John Rolfe on +44 (0)1225 812912 or by email at

Allan Darwell – Head of Paintings