Thinking about when the best time is to start your art collection? Our 26th September Paintings and Works on Paper auction is a great place to find some real treasures and bargains. From oil paintings to watercolours, sketches to prints, there is something for everyone in this sale.
The real value of a work of art is in the joy it brings the owner. While art can be a great investment, as you look to start your collection, you should buy a piece that you enjoy.
These mediums tend to be less expensive than the more traditional paintings, but you still get to enjoy a work by on of your favourite well-known artists. It’s the big name without the big price tag.
In this sale, you’ll find a selection of diverse and engaging prints by Whistler (Lot 2), L.S. Lowry (Lot 14), Elizabeth Blackadder (Lot 49, 55), Wyndham Lewis (Lot 131), Anne Redpath (Lots 170 & 177) and William McTaggart (Lot 177).
Speak to the Specialists and request a condition report on the work before purchasing your piece. Research the artist and the work so that you have a better understanding and appreciation for what you’re buying. For example, when considering purchasing a print, contact the auction of gallery to find out more about the edition information.
Photographs are often not always the same as seeing the real thing. You may even fall in love with a work you would have never considered after seeing it in person.
Buying pieces at auction is an exciting endevour, often giving you the chance to experience to a diverse range of works of art. The auction process can seem daunting when registering for your first auction, but it is a great oppertunity to acquire a piece you love, sometimes even at a bargin!
AUCTION | Paintings & Works on Paper | Thursday 26 September 11:00am
VIEWING | Sunday 22nd September 12pm-4pm | Monday 23rd & Tuesday 24th September 10am-5pm | Morning of sale
LOCATION | 33 Broughton Place, Edinburgh