Enjoy a virtual tour through our Edinburgh saleroom of our next Five Centuries: Furniture, Paintings & Works of Art auction. The forthcoming auction is led by two rare late 15th/ early 16th century Venetian enamel and parcel gilt decorated copper chargers; ‘The Evans Baby House’, a rare survivor of the mid-18th century; a late 17th century William and Mary Longcase Clock by Andrew Broun [or Brown]; beautifully crafted George III furniture and a fine selection of rugs.
Selling fine antique furniture has always been at the core of our business, ever since Lyon & Turnbull’s establishment in 1826. Today, our specialist Fine Furniture Auctions department conducts four auctions throughout the year both through our beautiful period saleroom in Edinburgh and via our live online auctions. Our specialists’ knowledge of furniture and the current market are essential to the overall success of sales of antique pieces spanning five centuries of design; from 17th century oak through the finest walnut, mahogany, and satinwood examples of the Georgian, Regency and Victorian periods. consultants are able to value and advise on the current market.
Our Works of Art department sells a wide variety of antique items covering nearly 400 years of European and British design. Sold as part of our Five Centuries: Furniture, Paintings & Works of Art sale series, items offered at auction range from the esoteric to those of popular appeal and include sculpture, mechanical items, textiles, decorative objects and artworks. Primarily focused on works produced during the 18th and 19th centuries, our team of specialists and