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Glasgow, G14 9UY

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SPRING FINE ART & ANTIQUES AUCTION: CONSIGNMENTS INVITED

We are presently collecting items for our Spring Fine Art & Antiques Auction, taking place in March 2022. Our quarterly auctions feature fine examples from notable makers, designers and artists, and are broadcast online worldwide, attracting a wide range of specialist collectors and connoisseurs.     Included in our sale will be; Jewellery & Watches Paintings, […]

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Highlights: The William Hardie Collection

On Saturday 28th August, The Great Western Auctions Ltd had the honour of bringing the collection of the late William Hardie to auction. A well-known erudite figure in the Scottish and international art scene, William Hardie’s art collection truly reflected the man he was. From fine arts and crafts furniture, paintings by some of Scotland’s […]

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CHRISTMAS 2021

Great Western Auctions closes on Wednesday 22nd December 2021 and we will reopen at on Thursday 6th January 2022   Our first sales of the new year will take place on 19th & 20th January 2022: Furniture & Interiors (19th January) Two Day Antiques, Collectables & Contemporary Art (19th & 20th January)   We wish […]

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Winter Fine Art & Antiques Auction: Consignments Now Invited

We are presently collecting items for our Winter Fine Art & Antiques Auction, taking place in December 2021. Our quarterly auctions feature fine examples from notable makers, designers and artists, and are broadcast online worldwide, attracting a wide range of specialist collectors and connoisseurs.   Included in our sale will be; Jewellery & Watches Paintings, Watercolours & […]

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Forthcoming Auctions

Due to COP26, our 3rd & 4th November Furniture & Interiors and Antiques & collectables sales will be postponed. Our next Furniture & Interiors sale will take place on 17th November. Our next Antiques & Collectables sale will take place on 17th & 18th November.  We are continuing to consign items for auction: please contact the office on 0141 […]

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The William Hardie Collection

The Great Western Auctions Ltd is delighted to announce that our Autumn programme will include the sale of effects from the estate of the late William Hardie (1941-2021). The sale will take place on Saturday 28th August at 10am. Click here to view the catalogue. William Hardie, curator, gallerist and writer was an important and […]

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Autumn Fine Art & Antiques Auction: Consignments Now Invited

We are presently collecting items for our Autumn Fine Art & Antiques Auction, taking place in September 2021.   Our quarterly auctions feature fine examples from notable makers, designers and artists, and are broadcast online worldwide, attracting a wide range of specialist collectors and connoisseurs.   Included in our sale will be;   Jewellery & […]

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Summer Fine Art & Antiques Auction: Consignments now invited

We are presently collecting items for our Summer Fine Art & Antiques Auction, taking place in June 2021. Our quarterly auctions feature fine examples from notable makers, designers and artists, which are broadcast online worldwide, attracting a wide range of specialist collectors and connoisseurs.   Included in our sale will be; Jewellery & Watches    […]

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Spring Fine Art & Antiques auction: Consignments now invited

We are presently collecting items for our Spring Fine Art & Antiques Auction, taking place in March 2021. Our quarterly auctions feature fine examples from notable makers, designers and artists, and are broadcast online worldwide, attracting a wide range of specialist collectors and connoisseurs.   Included in our sale will be; Jewellery & Watches    […]

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The story of the John William Waterhouse sketch

LOT 1020 MANNER OF JOHN WILLIAM WATERHOUSE RA (BRITISH 1849-1917) GIRL HOLDING A BOUQUET Oil on canvas laid on board, 42 x 25.5cm (16 1/2 x 10″) Destined for the bonfire and riddled with woodworm, this unsigned oil sketch by John William Waterhouse achieved £54,096 including buyer’s premium at our Autumn Fine Art & Antiques […]

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