News & Events

March 2012

March 2012

With Maastricht round the corner and important auctions taking place around the world, the art and antiques market seems to be in full swing. As reported in a recent Antiques Trade Gazette the UK’s most important trading partner remains the US. We have noticed since the start of the year, that our website is receiving many more enquiries […]

February 2012

February 2012

A week has passed since the end of the Decorative Winter Fair and the result was much better than we had expected. The opening day was particularly busy. On average 80% of our sales were made to new clients. There was an optimistic and buoyant atmosphere in the tent and it appeared most dealers sold […]

January 2012

Happy New Year to all our clients. A new year and a fresh start. Preparations for Battersea are in full swing. We have found some interesting pieces of stock by good designers. Here are a few descriptions of items which will be shown on our stand at the An original Bird cage chair by […]

December 2011

November is now gone and despite deciding not to take part in this years November Fine Art and Antiques Fair at Olympia, business has been steady. We have been able to spend more time marketing the business and sourcing new stock. Finding good pieces of stock is proving more and more difficult, however it is […]


A quick trip away has been exciting and resourceful.  Amongst our new purchases are a pair of Mathieu Mategot chairs. A rarely seen model. A fantastic blue glass framed with speckled gold Barovier & Toso table mirror with its original glass. A pair of very good gilded plaster wall lights in the manner of Serge […]

October 2011

The Battersea Fair is now over and despite the fabulous weather we made good sales. We showed many paintings to promote our sister website which shows a large collection of paintings from the 19th to the late 20th century. Prices of paintings start from £200 upwards. The website is now updated with new stock amongst […]


The trade season is starting up again and we have returned from our buying trip with some interesting pieces of stock.  The Decorative Fair in Battersea Park begins the last week of September and we will be exhibiting at our usual stand there. For more information look at If you do not receive invitations […]

June News

June has come round quickly and we have been very busy. We have created a new paintings website which has a large collection of paintings dating from the early 19th to the late 20th century. Known names featured on this site are Dyf, Meninsky, Jacques Emile Blanche, Alson Skinner Clark. Our bespoke hand made Danish […]

Post May Decorative Fair

The Decorative Fair finished last week and despite a slow start we did sell one of our big pieces to American trade and met some new clients. Last week was also followed by several enquiries and sales. The site has now been newly updated.

Brown & White Tetbury

Brown & White Tetbury

Peter is back from his buying trip, where he searched high and low for good stock to bring home. Most items have now been updated onto the website, though there are still a few being restored. Our next fair is not due till early May so we have had more time to concentrate on our […]

Post-Battersea update

Post-Battersea Update

We have just finished the Battersea decorative Antiques fair and are back on the search for interesting stock. At the fair we sold a great quality oak 1940’s French sideboard, our Max Ingrand mirror, a pair of 1940’s mahogany chest of drawers along with pieces by Mategot, Adnet and barovier.