Great Western Auctions

1291 Dumbarton Road

Glasgow, G14 9UY

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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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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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UPDATE ON CONSIGNMENTS, VALUATIONS, COLLECTIONS & DELIVERIES

Please note that under current regulations, while the auction is closed to the general public, services are available by appointment. Auctions will take place online & as scheduled. VALUATIONS Home visits Home visits for the purposes of probate, IHT, insurance, and other professional valuations can be arranged. Contact us via email or telephone for more information. Solicitors […]

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CHRISTMAS 2020

GREAT WESTERN AUCTIONS CLOSES ON 22ND DECEMBER 2020 4PM WE RE-OPEN 7TH JANUARY 2021 9AM **MERRY CHRISTMAS &  HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL*

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GREAT TO BE BACK!

GREAT TO BE BACK 3 Auction Days in our first week. Bidders in the room were by appointment only, but internet, commission and phone bids ensured that splendid prices were achieved in all sections. Our new Furniture and Interiors Auction on Wednesday saw strong interest in Victorian pieces (see lot 959 mahogany partners desk hammer […]

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AUGUST SALES ONLINE NOW!

AUGUST SALES ONLINE NOW! Numbers attending on viewing and sale days will be limited. You must book in advance if you wish to view or attend the auction in person. All visitors will be required to wear a face covering and observe social distancing. Your contact details will be taken on entering our premises. If […]

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