Paintings & Prints

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Paintings & Prints

01568 611122

Auctions of fine English and Continental paintings are held three times a year, typically included as a large section in our Two Day Fine Art Sales, click HERE for further information on our next sale. Decorative paintings, prints and miniatures of lesser value are included in our one day sales of Antiques.

Over the last few years, Brightwells have concentrated on raising the profile of their picture auctions. They are marketed widely on the internet and regularly attract overseas buyers from the USA, Australia and Europe.

There have been many other highlights in recent years which include £48,000 for an Irish landscape by Paul Henry, £47,000 for a rare mezzotint by Christopher Nevinson ARW, £22,000 for Paul Sandby’s watercolour of the Old Welsh Bridge, £24,000 for a scene on the River Medway by William Lionel Wyllie and £42,000 for a work by Dorothea Sharpe.

2016 Sale dates to include

  • 1st June
  • 27th and 28th July
  • 24th August
  • 5th October
  • 2nd and 3rd November
  • 7th December

All dates maybe subject to change.

James Pearn
Tel: 01568 611122