Paintings & Prints

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Paintings & Prints

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Fine English and Continental Paintings & Prints are offered in specialist auctions three times a year. Decorative pictures, prints and miniatures of lesser value are included in monthly Antique and Vintage Interiors Sales

Paintings at Brightwells are offered on behalf of vendors throughout the UK, with auctions attracting internet and telephone bidding from all over the world. High prices have been achieved in a number of diverse areas including Old Masters, Modern British, Seventeenth and Eighteenth Century Portraits; Victorian Paintings and Watercolours: they have included £74000 for a study of St. Joseph by Gaetano Gandolfi, £46000 for Storm on the Sussex Downs by Sir William Nicholson, £48000 for an Irish landscape by Paul Henry RHA, £47,000 for a rare mezzotint by Christopher Nevinson ARW; £40,000 for a London Street View by Sir Lawrence Gowing and £42000 for a work by Dorothea Sharpe. A recent highlight has been the sale of the Sam Kenrick Collection of Indian Miniatures which sold for a total of over £100,000.

Brightwells include a varied selection of fine paintings for auction on 15th November 2018. They include Portrait of Annie Robertson by Jacob Kramer; A Moonlit River Landscape attributed to Abraham Pether; Carriage Horses in Stables by John Vine of Colchester; Isola Bella by William Leighton Leitch; Men Loitering on a Street by John Thompson; Hadrian's Pillar Rome by Frederick de Mercey; and A Still Life of Fruit by a Follower of Simon Pietersz Verelst.

For enquiries about buying or selling Paintings through Brightwells please contact
James Pearn Tel 01568 611122. E-mail