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Asian Art at Auction

The Charterhouse specialist auction of Asian Art on 2nd November has an amazing selection of items from across China and Japan. “The Asian market remains very strong.” Commented John Snape. “Over the years we have had some exceptional results selling to mainland China, Japan and collectors from Europe and in to America via our online…

Child’s Play

A model of a racing 1924 Alfa Romeo which was played with by its owner decades ago is estimated to sell for £2,000 in the Charterhouse online auction of automobilia and memorabilia on Thursday 29th September. “The owner, who lives in Devon, played with the clockwork car for years.” Commented Richard Bromell. “And then the…

Old Master Art at Auction

A pair of Old Master paintings are estimated to sell for £8,000-10,000 in the Charterhouse two day 6th & 7th October auction in Sherborne. “The paintings have been in the same titled family for many years and are quite an exciting discovery.” Commented Richard Bromell. “Dating to the late 1600’s they are fairly typical of…

Coins are Mint

A collection of modern coins are estimated to sell for thousands of pounds in the Charterhouse September specialist auction of coins, medals, stamps and collectors’ items. “The market for coins continues to remain strong from 13th century hammered coins through to the modern collector coins such as these.” Commented Richard Bromell. “A strong market combined…

Marvellous Medals at Auction

The group of medals awarded to Sir Albert Thomas “Archie” Lamb KBE CMG DFC are included in the Charterhouse September auction of medals, militaria, coins and stamps. “They are a fantastic group of medals charting the deeds and travels of Sir Archie from the Second World War through to the late 1970’s when he was…

As pretty as a picture

A Victorian mobile photographic studio, which has spent most of its life on the Dorset coast at Swanage, is looking for a new home when it goes under the Charterhouse Auction gavel on Friday 5th August. “This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to acquire what we understand to be a unique piece of Victorian…