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What's in a Name? A Look at Rolex Nicknames

Our 25th September Jewellery, Watches and Silver auction in Edinburgh includes several fine examples of watches and wristwatches for the discerning collector or those looking for a special and unique piece.

 

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AUCTION | Jewellery, Silver & Watches | Wednesday 25th September at 10am | Edinburgh

VIEWING TIMES | Sun 22nd Sept 12pm - 4pm | Mon 23rd - Tues 24th Sept 10am - 5pm | Day of sale from 9am

 

VIEW THE FULL AUCTION CATALOGUE  ⇒

 


 

 

Studio & Contemporary Ceramics

Our Modern Art & Design Specialist, Philip Smith, discusses the vibrant space of Studio & Contemporary Ceramics in the lead up to our 14 November MODERN MADE auction in London, already featuring artists such as Jennifer Lee, John Ward, Lucie Rie, Magdalene Odundo & more.

 

Learn more about Studio & Contemporary Ceramics  ➤

 

AUCTION | MODERN MADE: Modern Art, Sculpture, Design & Studio Ceramics | 14 November 2019 | London

Consignments invited until Wednesday 9 October 2019.

 



The Classic Tradition | Final Entries Now Invited 

We are currently inviting final entries for The Classic Tradition our new London auction of British & European masters, including works of portraiture & landscape, sporting, marine & genre scenes & sculpture.

Encompassing British & European art, from the Old Masters and Renaissance polymaths of the 15th, through the celebrity artists of the 17th & 18th, to the romance and realism of the 19th Century. The auction already includes highlights from Paul Theodor van Brussel, Allan Ramsay, François Guérin, Sir Thomas Lawrence, Barbara Regina Dietzsch & Jan van Bijlert.

 

Find out more  ➤

 

AUCTION | The Classic Tradition | Wednesday 30th October | London

SPECIALIST | Rohan McCulloch | 0207 930 9115 | rohan.mcculloch@lyonandturnbull.com



Paintings & Works on Paper | Catalogue Now Online

Featuring works by James Kay, George Leslie Hunter, L.S. Lowry, David Michie & other exceptional artists, our 26 September Paintings & Works on Paper auction includes a fine selection of works, from Contemporary & Modern Art to Genre Scenes & Still Lifes.

 

View the auction online  ➤

 

AUCTION | Paintings & Works on Paper | Thursday, 26th September at 11am | Edinburgh

VIEWING TIMES | Sun 22nd Sept 12pm - 4pm | Mon 23rd - Wed 25th Sept 10am - 5pm | Morning of the sale from 9am


 

Jewellery, Silver & Watches | Catalogue Now Online

Our forthcoming auction includes an excellent selection of everyday and evening jewellery and watches, from diamonds and sapphires to emeralds and pearls alongside designer names such as Audemars Piguet and Rolex.

View the auction online  ➤


AUCTION 
| Jewellery, Silver & Watches | Wednesday 25th September at 10am | Edinburgh

VIEWING TIMES | Sun 22nd Sept 12pm - 4pm | Mon 23rd - Tues 24th Sept 10am - 5pm | Day of sale from 9am


 

Auction Day! Our Five Centuries: Furniture, Paintings & Works of Art from 1600

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AUCTION | Five Centuries: Furniture, Paintings & Works of Art from 1600 | Wednesday 4th September at 10am | Edinburgh


 

Our Favourite Things | Five Centuries: Furniture, Paintings & Works of Art from 1600

In the lead up to the auction, our specialists have selected a few of their favourite things from tomorrow's Five Centuries sale in Edinburgh to highlight some of the exceptional pieces going under the hammer.

Learn more ➤ 

AUCTION | Five Centuries: Furniture, Paintings & Works of Art from 1600 | Wednesday 4th September at 10am | Edinburgh
VIEWING | Saturday 31st August & Sunday 1st September 12pm-4pm | Monday 2nd & Tuesday 3rd September 10am-5pm | Morning of the sale from 9am

VIEW THE FULL AUCTION CATALOGUE  ⇒ 

 



Five Centuries : Glass

Antique Glass

Unique & beautifully crafted, with a story to tell, specialist Theodora Burrell discusses a few of the wonderful examples of antique glass going on display at our Edinburgh saleroom this weekend.

 

AUCTION | Five Centuries: Furniture, Paintings & Works of Art from 1600 | Wednesday 4th September at 10am | Edinburgh
VIEWING | Saturday 31st August & Sunday 1st September 12pm-4pm | Monday 2nd & Tuesday 3rd September 10am-5pm | Morning of the sale from 9am

VIEW THE FULL AUCTION CATALOGUE  ⇒ 



The Kennedy of Cassillis Powder Horn

We are delighted to include The Kennedy of Cassillis Powder Horn in our 4 September Five Centuries: Furniture, Paintings & Works of Art from 1600 auction in Edinburgh.

Discover more about The Kennedy of Cassillis Powder Horn  ➤

 

AUCTION | Five Centuries: Furniture, Paintings & Works of Art from 1600 | Wednesday 4th September at 10am | Edinburgh
VIEWING | Saturday 31st August & Sunday 1st September 12pm-4pm | Monday 2nd & Tuesday 3rd September 10am-5pm | Morning of the sale from 9am

VIEW THE FULL AUCTION CATALOGUE  ⇒ 


 

The Coul House Collection | A Quintessential Scottish Country House

This September we are delighted to offer a selection of items from Coul House, a pretty, grade-C listed Georgian laird’s house, that sits on an elevated position outside the Perthshire town of Auchterarder in our Five Centuries: Furniture, Paintings & Works of Art auction in Edinburgh.

Learn more about the Coul House Collection  ➤


AUCTION
 | Five Centuries: Furniture, Paintings & Works of Art from 1600 | Wednesday 4th September at 10am | Edinburgh
VIEWING | Saturday 31st August & Sunday 1st September 12pm-4pm | Monday 2nd & Tuesday 3rd September 10am-5pm | Morning of the sale from 9am

VIEW THE FULL AUCTION CATALOGUE  ⇒ 


 

Oceania: Across the Pacific | Glasgow Summer Exhibition

We are delighted to announce our Glasgow summer exhibition, Oceania: Across the Pacific, opening in our city centre gallery this August. Oceanic Art specialist, and exhibition curator, Alex Tweedy has brought together a range of extraordinary objects from across the Pacific region.

Learn More About the Exhibition  ➤


EXHIBITION | OCEANIA: ACROSS THE PACIFIC

Mon 19th to Fri 30th August 2019 | 10am to 5pm weekdays
Lyon & Turnbull Glasgow, 182 Bath St, Glasgow, G2 4HG | 0141 333 1992


 

Five Centuries: Furniture, Paintings & Works of Art

Wednesday 4 September 2019 at 10am

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Contemporary Art

Contemporary & Post-War Art

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AUCTION | Contemporary & Post-War Art | Thursday 15 August at 11:00AM | Edinburgh


 

The Boyle Family

We are delighted to bring 'Untitled' by the Boyle Family to auction this August in our Contemporary & Post War Art sale in Edinburgh.

Click here to learn more about The Boyle Family  ➤

 

AUCTION | Contemporary & Post-War Art | Thursday 15 August at 11:00AM | Edinburgh

VIEW THE FULL AUCTION CATALOGUE  ⇒


 

Whisky & Spirits Auction Day 

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AUCTION | Whisky & Silver | Wednesday 14 August at 16:00PM | Edinburgh


 

Scottish Silver & Applied Arts Auction Day

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AUCTION | Scottish Silver & Applied Arts | Wednesday 14 August at 10:00AM | Edinburgh


 

Exhibition & Contemporary Art Viewing Opening

Delighted to welcome our guests yesterday evening to celebrate the opening of this year's exhibition for our 2018 Graduate Showcase Award winner, Plum Cloutman & the viewing of our 15 August Contemporary & Post-War Art auction at our Broughton Place saleroom in Edinburgh.

Learn more about Plum Cloutman  ➤

 

EXHIBITION | Contemporary & Post-War Art | Thursday 15 August at 11:00am | Edinburgh

VIEWING | Sunday 11 August 12pm-4pm | Monday 12th - Wednesday 14 August 10am-5pm

VIEW THE FULL AUCTION CATALOGUE ⇒


 FRANK STELLA (AMERICAN B.1936) | SHARPSVILLE, 1972

Frank Stella | The Minimalism Movement

Frank Stella is one of the great American artists associated with the Minimalism movement of the 1960s. Lyon & Turnbull are pleased to offer three examples of his works in print for sale in our 15 Thursday auction of Contemporary & Post-War Art in Edinburgh.

Learn more about Frank Stella  ➤

AUCTION | Contemporary & Post-War Art | Thursday 15 August at 11:00am | Edinburgh

VIEW THE FULL AUCTION CATALOGUE ⇒


 

The Creyke Family Miniatures

Discover more about the Creyke family miniatures. 

Learn more about the Creyke Family

AUCTION | Scottish Silver & Applied Arts | Wednesday 14 August at 10:00AM | Edinburgh

VIEW THE FULL AUCTION CATALOGUE ⇒


JOHN BELLANY C.B.E., R.A., H.R.S.A. (SCOTTISH 1942-2013) FIGURES WITH THE BASS ROCK

John Bellany | Contemporary & Post-War Art Auction

A fine selection of works by John Bellany will be offered in our forthcoming auction of Contemporary & Post-War Art in Edinburgh this August.

View Lots by John Bellany  ➤

AUCTION | Contemporary & Post-War Art | Thursday 15 August at 11:00am | Edinburgh

VIEW THE FULL AUCTION CATALOGUE ⇒


 

A JACOBITE FOB SEAL  MID-18TH CENTURY

A Private Collection of Jacobite Works of Art

Our 14 August auction of Scottish Silver & Applied Arts features a fine collection of Jacobite Works of Art, including the Creyke Family Miniatures, snuff boxes, seals, & a gold mounted ring enclosing a lock of Prince Charles Edward Stuart's hair among many other historic pieces.

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AUCTION | Scottish Silver & Applied Arts | Wednesday 14 August at 10:00AM | Edinburgh

VIEW THE FULL AUCTION CATALOGUE ⇒


Easter Island Ancestor Figure, Moai Tangata with New Guinea Wagamush War Shield in the background

OCEANIA: ACROSS THE PACIFIC

We are delighted to announce our Glasgow summer exhibition, Oceania: Across the Pacific, opening in our city centre gallery this August. Oceanic Art specialist, and exhibition curator, Alex Tweedy has brought together a range of extraordinary objects from across the Pacific region.

OCEANIA: ACROSS THE PACIFIC
Mon 19th to Fri 30th August 2019 | 10am to 5pm weekdays

Learn more  ➤


Wemyss Pig

Scottish Silver & Applied Arts

Our greatly anticipated Scottish Silver & Applied Arts auction returns this August with a fine selection of Edinburgh & provincial Scottish silver, pottery, works of art & Jacobite memorabilia.

VIEW THE FULL AUCTION CATALOGUE ⇒

 


 

Three Knobbers by David Nash

Conversations in Wood Launches a Year-Long Series of Arts Events

Conversations in Wood Launches a Year-Long Series of Arts Events as Marchmont House Joins Forces With with Lyon & Turnbull to Support Scottish Creativity and Craftsmanship.

Find out more ➤

Conversations in Wood
Marchmont House | Sat 3rd to Mon 5th Aug 2019
For event programme and tickets ⇒ 


 

2018 Graduate Showcase Exhibition | Plum Cloutman

This August we are proud to present an exhibition of work by the winner of our 2018 Graduate Showcase Award, Plum Cloutman. Plum, a painter and print maker, graduated from Edinburgh College of Art with a BA (Hons) in Painting, Summer of 2018 and has since exhibited at the Royal Scottish Academy and DOK Artist Space.

Here, we catch up with Plum to hear how a week in splendid isolation influenced her work ⇒


 

MODERN MADE | Auction 14 November in London

Interested in consigning in our forthcoming MODERN MADEauction in London? 

Contact Head of Sale, Philip Smith (London)
philip.smith@lyonandturnbull.com | 0207 930 9115


 

Specialists on Tour | Jersey

This July, our Jewellery and British & European Art specialists will be visiting Jersey to offered complimentary valuations and auction advice.

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Building an Art Collection: Paintings & Works on Paper

Building an art collection is an exciting endeavour. Our 17 July ‘Paintings & Works on Paper’ auction features artwork from the 17th to 21st centuries, with prices ranging from £200 to £2,000, making it the perfect place to start.

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VIEW THE FULL AUCTION CATALOGUE ⇒


 

New Discoveries | "Bright Souls"

Three important, newly discovered paintings by Britain’s first female artists have gone on public display for the first time at our London gallery in '“Bright Souls”: The Forgotten Story of Britain’s First Female Artists'.

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Anne Killigrew | A Bright Soul

“Still with a greater Blaze she shone, And her bright Soul broke out on ev'ry side.” - Poet Laureate, John Dryden

Anne Killigrew was no ordinary amateur artist. For her, painting was one element of the ‘sister arts’ of painting & poetry, a tradition which stretched back to antiquity, but which was particularly esteemed in Britain in the Seventeenth Century.

Learn more about Anne Killigrew


 

 

The Excellent Mrs Mary Beale

This June, we will present works by Mary Beale, the first successful female British artist, alongside works by Joan Carlile and Anne Killigrew in our summer exhibition in London, '“Bright Souls”: The Forgotten Story of Britain’s First Female Artists'.

Learn more about Mary Beale


 

Joan Carlile | The Great Paintress

We are delighted to present works by Joan Carlile, the first British female professional artist, in our London summer exhibition, '“Bright Souls”: The Forgotten Story of Britain’s First Female Artists'.

Learn more about Joan Carlile


“Bright Souls”: The Forgotten Story of Britain’s First Female Artists

This Summer, we are delighted to present “Bright Souls”: The Forgotten Story of Britain’s First Female Artists', an exhibition presenting the lost art and forgotten story of Britain’s pioneering female painters in London. Open to all from 24th June to 6th July.

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LEARN MORE ABOUT THE EXHIBITION ⇒


 

Rob Roy Macgregor: Scottish Outlaw and Folk Hero

What can a letter to Baillie Buchanan from "Ro. Roy" tell us about the life of the famed Scotsman?

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VIEW THE FULL AUCTION CATALOGUE ⇒


 

A Sublime Adventure: J.D.H. Browne’s Ten Scenes in the Last Ascent of Mont Blanc

J.D.H. Browne’s 'Ten Scenes in the Last Ascent of Mont Blanc' has become one of the most impressive and rarest mountaineering books to find. This June, we are delighted to offer a copy of this remarkable book in our Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps and Photographs auction in Edinburgh.

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VIEW THE FULL AUCTION CATALOGUE  ⇒


 

“Bright Souls”: The Forgotten Story of Britain’s First Female Artists

An exhibition presenting the lost art and forgotten story of Britain’s pioneering female painters.


Monday 24th June to Saturday 6th July 2019 
Weekdays 10.30am to 5pm | Saturday 12 noon to 4pm

Lyon & Turnbull, 22 Connaught Street, London, W2 2AF 
0207 930 9115 | london@lyonandturnbull.com

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Summer 2019 Private View

View our upcoming auction catalogues:

Jewellery, Watches & Silver

Scottish Paintings & Sculpture


 

James McIntosh Patrick | Cultivated Landscapes

We are delighted to present a selection of works by James McIntosh Patrick in our forthcoming auction of Scottish Paintings & Sculpture in Edinburgh on Thursday 6 June.

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VIEW THE FULL AUCTION CATALOGUE ⇒