Our Guide To Antique Shopping
Welcome to the Homes & Antiques Guide to antique shopping. Showcasing Antiques shops, fairs and centres alongside auction houses and websites, this guide will fill you with inspiration.
ADVERTISEMENT FEATURE Our Guide to ANTIQUE SHOPPiNG shutterstock.com Welcome to the Homes & Antiques Guide to antique shopping. Showcasing Antiques shops, fairs and centres alongside auction houses and websites, this guide will fill you with inspiration. ADVERTISEMENT FEATURE ADVERTISEMENT FEATURE Antique Shopping Where to go Thank you for visiting us, and first of all welcome to the first edition of the Homes & Antiques Guide to Antique Shopping. Whether youâ€™re a serious collector, or are new to buying antiques, we hope to inspire you with whatever your antiques passion is. This guide showcases the leading antique shops, centres, fairs, auction houses and websites across the UK. Key 1 Barnebys page 4 2 Tennants page 5 3 the old pill factory Online page 7 mydealerpage.co.uk 2 3 shutterstock.com page 6 1 ADVERTISEMENT FEATURE On barnebys.co.uk you’ll find lots from Sotheby’s to your local country auction house – all auctions in one place! Barnebys – your search service for all auctions Barnebys is the most comprehensive online search service for antiques and fine art. You’ll find in excess of 100,000 new lots every week from all auction houses – from Sotheby’s to the local country auction house. S earching for that perfect side lamp, coffee table or a mirror for that space above the fireplace can be a long and often painful process. Not anymore as now you have barnebys.co.uk – an incredibly easy to use website that lists all the wonderful objects that are sold at auction every day of the week. Whether you’re looking for a Picasso print, an Afghan rug or a pair of Georgian candlesticks, enjoy scrolling through the thousands of items listed on Barnebys from the comfort of your own home or while on the go through your iphone or tablet. ‘We have helped a user to repatriate a bust of his grandfather, which he was unaware of, from an auction house in another country. All he did was input his last name and press search. Go on, start searching, we promise it’s addictive. We hope to see you on barnebys.co.uk soon.’ – Lizzie Arkell & Lotta Lindquist-Brosjo, Barnebys UK. contact details address The Clubhouse, 11-14 Grafton Street, London W1S 4EW email firstname.lastname@example.org website .barnebys.co.uk follow us on: facebook.com/barnebys.co.uk twitter.com/Barnebysuk ADVERTISEMENT FEATURE Tennants On Top Coming in July 2014... The Garden Rooms at Tennants. Salerooms, restaurants, shop, exhibitions and events. With over one hundred Fine Art, Country House, Antique & Interiors and Specialist Collectors’ Sales a year, Tennants is well-established as the leading specialist auction house in the country. A s a fourth generation family run business based in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, with further offices in Harrogate and Oakham, we are extremely proud of the personal service we offer and of our highly knowledgeable team of experts who head up 24 diverse, specialist departments. These departments cover a range of disciplines from Old Master paintings and 1st edition books, to Georgian dining tables and £2.6million Chinese vases! What you perhaps do not realise is that Gucci handbags, stylish Patek Philippe wristwatches and fine Châteauneuf-du-Pape wines are also the types of items you will find among our specialist sales. If you are looking for something more general, perhaps the Antique & Interiors sales are the place for you. Between 700 and 1000 lots of antique and contemporary, glass, ceramics, oriental, works of art, silver, watches, jewellery, clocks, rugs, furniture, paintings and decorative & modern art all go under the hammer. With lots ranging from £50 - £1000 we welcome first time buyers, restorers, interior designers and the like. So why not make buying at Tennants your way to shop in 2014? All you need to do is view the lots on offer either in person or via the website from the comfort of your own home; next register your details (when you will be issued with a bidding number) and off you go… it’s that easy! You can bid in person, over the telephone or by commission bid, with live internet bidding available for specialist sales. The team is always on hand and happy to give you friendly, comprehensive advice and a good estimate of what price something should make. If you are unsure whether buying at auction is for you, then why not come to Tennants and simply watch a sale; soaking up the atmosphere is always an exciting day out! top right Mark Senior NPS (1862-1927) “In the artist’s garden”, oil on canvas. Sold for £22,000. above left Chanel Black Quilted Classic Flap Bag. Sold for £850 above right An Art Deco Diamond Ring of over 2 carats. To be included in the Summer Fine Art Sale 25-26 July 2014. Further entries are now invited. left The Auction Centre in Leyburn contact details address The Auction Centre, Leyburn, North Yorkshire DL8 5SG 34 Montpellier Parade, Harrogate, Mill House, South Street, Oakham, Rutland LE15 6BG telephone +44 (0) 1969 623780 email email@example.com websitetennants.co.uk ADVERTISEMENT FEATURE MIRROR INTO THE PAST... THE OLD PILL FACTORY For beautiful decorative and antique homeware, come to the vintage shop with a difference HOME SWEET HOME Try splashes of colour with bright and bold combinations to complete your retro look. Painted Vintage chairs from £45.00 Vintage fabric cushions from £18.00 PICK AND MIX Why not give a lovely gift with The Old Pill Factory Experience Gift cards? Gift cards are ideal for birthdays, anniversaries, Christmas giving and special presents for that special person. 53 High Street, Witney, Oxfordshire OX28 6JA 01993 701013 firstname.lastname@example.org www.theoldpillfactory.com Main frame, DREAMSTIME.com Top Tip Our dealers offer a mix of hand painted and restored antique furniture, lamps, linens, mirrors, glass, ceramics, toys and vintage homeware. The shop is a charming and enticing place to hunt for that beautiful stylish piece to enhance or complement your home or collection. Showcase and sell great vintage, antique or collectorâ€™s items online. Featuring powerful but simple-to-use tools, including full advert and account management and visitor stats. Getting your vintage business online has never been easier! Dealers can even chat online - live! - with potential customers. The perfect way to cut a deal! P.S. And there are no commission or transaction charges. www.mydealerpage.co.uk SMITHREKL AMBYR A .COM ERIK JOHANSSON “KLOT-JOHAN” SOFA TABLE Estimate: £3,300–3,800 Stockholms Auktionsverk SAPPHIRE BROOCH Estimate: £65 Kaplans TAMARA DE LEMPICKA (1898-1980) LA CHEMISE ROSE II Estimate: £2,500,000–3,500,000 Christie’s NAPOLEON III SOFA TABLE Estimate: £600–900 Rago Arts 100,00 N E W LO 0 E V E RY TS WEEK RINDSKOPF “GRENADA” VASE Estimate: £400–600 Blomqvist UNKNOWN ARTIST Estimate: £550–800 Uppsala Auktionsverk ROLEX OYSTER PERPETUAL Estimate: £900 Fellows STIG LINDBERG “DOMINO” VASE Estimate: £140 Auktionshuset i Solna PHILIP ARCTANDER ARMCHAIR Estimate: £2,350 Metropol Auktioner JEFF KOONS BALLOON DOG (RED) Estimate: £4,990–7,490 Sotheby’s THOMAS RUFF Estimate: £5,400–7,300 Artnet Auctions ALBERT WATSON PORTRAIT OF ALFRED HITCHCOCK Estimate: £2,500–3,500 Dreweatts & Bloomsbury HANS J. WEGNER ARMCHAIR Estimate: £3,350–4,500 Bruun Rasmussen ART DECO WALNUT VENEERED TWO-TIER STAND Estimate: £225 Sworders LOUIS VUITTON DAMIER TRUNK Estimate: £1,800–2,400 Bukowskis