Specialist Departments

General Information

Specialist Departments

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Brightwells has a number specialist departments.

This specialisation enables us to provide our UK and international clients with the highest levels of personal service, combined with the expertise and in-depth knowledge for which we are renowned. Select a department from the list below for more information and galleries of items past, present & future.

If you would like more information on any of the specialist area above or would like to book a valuation please call 01568 611122. 

Brightwells also have regional valuers, dedicated to specific areas of the UK.

Philip Keith is responsible for clients in South Wales and Southwest Wales. He is based in Penarth just south of Cardiff, and frequently attends clients in the villages and towns of the Vale of Glamorgan, Swansea and Newport, as wells as in Pembrokeshire and Carmarthenshire, Brecon Beacons and the Wye Valley.

A General Valuer, with broad knowledge of Asian and European Ceramics, furniture, silver and pictures, he also specialises in Welsh Art, with particular interest in Nantgarw and Swansea porcelain, and the works of the leading Welsh artists including Kyffin Williams, John Elwyn, Will Roberts, John Piper, Ceri Richards, Donald McIntyre and Peter Prendergast.

In 2001, he was invited to conduct the valuation of the collection of the late Josef Herman, with whom he shared a passion for African Tribal Art.

Contact: Philip Keith - philip.keith@brightwells.com