English antique furniture is the ultimate in classic design. Whether a George II period walnut bureau bookcase or a Regency period writing table, our selection of English antiques forms a resonant touchstone for both the collector and the interior designer. Through our years of collecting, we have brought our own careful judgment to the selection of both English antiques and select continental pieces. We strive to make each piece speak for itself as an excellent example of its type. Our passion is the Georgian period. Although we endeavor to understand each of our furniture pieces in their original context, you will find our selection of antiques a wonderful addition to any modern lifestyle. We supplement our selection of antiques with exquisite artwork in conjunction with McColl Fine Art and our own collection of contemporary furniture, 'Contemporary Classics'. Enjoy browsing our site, and find out why has called our galleries of English antiques ‘a destination for connoisseurs’.
Bonhams, in Mandarin, that is
London’s Daily Mail is reporting that the front runner to acquire international auction house Bonhams is Poly Culture, an auction house owned by the Chinese government, and a subsidiary of the Poly Group, whose interests range from property development to arms exports. The why of this acquisition may be known in the fullness of time, but for the moment, seems rather surprising as it would likewise prove surprising to find that Bonhams has been operating with any pronounced degree of profitability and, with its recent bricks and mortar expansion on …Read more >>