Paintings & Prints

Specialist Departments

Paintings & Prints

01568 611122

Auctions of fine English and Continental paintings are held several times a year, typically included as a large section in our Two Day Fine Art Sales, click HERE for further information on our next sale. Decorative paintings, prints and miniatures of lesser value are included in our one day sales of Antiques.

Over the last few years, Brightwells have concentrated on raising the profile of their picture auctions. They are marketed widely on the internet and regularly attract overseas buyers from the USA, Australia and Europe.

There have been many other highlights in recent years which include £48,000 for an Irish landscape by Paul Henry, £47,000 for a rare mezzotint by Christopher Nevinson ARW, £22,000 for Paul Sandby’s watercolour of the Old Welsh Bridge, £24,000 for a scene on the River Medway by William Lionel Wyllie and £42,000 for a work by Dorothea Sharpe.

2017 Sale Dates Include

  • 22nd and 23rd March (Spring Fine Art Sale)
  • 26th April
  • 21st June
  • 26th and 27th July (Summer Fine Art Sale)
  • 23rd August
  • 11th October
  • 8th and 9th November (Autumn Fine Art Sale)
  • 13th December

All dates maybe subject to change.

James Pearn
Tel: 01568 611122