Paintings, Watercolours & Prints

The Picture Department sells works from 17th Century Old Masters through to 21st Century Contemporary Art.

European, American, Canadian, Asian, Indian, Scandinavian and British Works of Art are included in our Specialist Sales.

All movements in Scottish art are represented in our sales throughout the year. Works by Glasgow Boys such as E.A.Hornell, George Henry, Stuart Park, David Gauld and Sir John Lavery, and Glasgow Girls such as Margaret and Frances MacDonald, Bessie MacNicol, Jessie M. King and Annie French are but a few of the artists achieving strong prices at auction.

Great Western Auctions has successfully sold works by Colourists Leslie Hunter, J.D. Ferguson and F.C.B. Caddell, and Scottish modern and contemporary artists, such as Joan Eardley, William Crosbie, Anne Redpath, Mary Armour, Peter Howson, John Bellany, Steven Currie, Stephen Conroy and Adrian Wiszniewski.

GWA is happy to provide free valuations for single works, as well as large private collections.

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Department Experts

Graeme Mundy

Specialist – Paintings, Watercolours and Prints

Paul Howard

Senior Auctioneer and Valuer

Specialist – Asian and Ethnic Art, Scottish Art and Antiques, Furniture, General Valuer

David Convery

Saleroom Manager

Senior Specialist & Auctioneer – Sporting Memorabilia – Collectables – Pictures – Wine & Whisky


Anita Manning

Managing Director
Jewellery, Pictures and General Valuer

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