Lyon & Turnbull is Scotland's oldest and largest fine art auctioneer. We maintain an enviable international reputation, particularly in China and Hong Kong where we are the only Scottish auctioneer to have held an auction. We still hold the record for a single piece sold by a Scottish auction house - the Thornhill stem cup, sold for £3,600,000* last Spring to a Hong Kong collector.
Past auction highlights consigned right here in Scotland include:
ALBUM OF TWENTY-SIX 'WATER MARGIN' ILLUSTRATIONS
AFTER CHEN HONGSHOU (1598-1652) 17TH CENTURY | Sold for £10,000
DOWAGER EMPRESS CIXI IMPERIAL TWELVE-SYMBOL FESTIVE SUMMER 'DRAGON' ROBE (LONG PAO)
LATE QING DYNASTY | Sold for £73,250
FAMILLE ROSE 'RICE PLANTING' PLATE
SIGNED ZHENG SHOUMEI, 20TH CENTURY | Sold for £1,875
REVERSE-PAINTED GLASS PICTURE OF A GIRL FASTENING HER SHOE
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY | Sold for £20,000
If you would like to sell your Asian works of art directly to the world's largest Asian art market, our specialists are available throughout the country to provide free, no-obligation valuations. Contact us today to make an appointment.
*All prices include buyer's premium.
Dr Ling Zhu | Specialist
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