Important collection featuring some of the British Isles’ greatest artists

Dawsons are delighted to take a carefully curated single owner collection of pictures to auction

This wonderful collection features some of the British Isles’ greatest artists including Donald McIntrye, Ian Houston and John Bellany, alongside an array of other contemporary artists. 


The vibrant colours of “Night, The city from Tate Modern” by Peter Spens captures London’s atmospheric bright lights; whilst “Summer Isles” by James Morrison portrays the power of mother nature with his depiction of stormy clouds.  All the pictures are good quality representations of each artist’s identifiable style.  From landscapes to still lives, abstracts to street scenes this collection provides variety to tempt all picture enthusiasts.

Lot 3 - James Morrison, RWS, (Scottish. 1932-2020),Summer Isles, oil on board, signed and dated 1996. Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000


Lot 37 - Peter Spens, Night, The City from Tate Modern, oil on board, signed. Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000


Lot 10 - Donald McIntyre, RCA, (1925-2009), Jetty Boats, Suffolk, oil on board, signed. Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000


Lot 54 - John Bellany, CBE, RA, (1942-2013), Edinburgh from Port Seton, oil on canvas, signed. Estimate: £3000 - £5,000


Lot 65 - James McIntosh Patrick, OBE, RSA,(Scottish. 1907-1999), The Piazza Iassisi, oil on canvas board, signed. Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000 


To view the entire paintings collection follow this link: 20th Century British Art - The Catalogue


This single owner picture sale will take place on Wednesday 28th July 2021 (9:30am start), with viewing in person by private appointment available, as well as remote video viewing if you prefer. For further information and to arrange a viewing, please contact our expert team of Valuers. 

The team of experts at Dawsons are always happy to provide a free verbal appraisal and auction valuation; regularly consigning an array of wonderful items to our monthly Fine Art & Antiques sale. We can also provide insurance valuations, where required.

Please do get in touch, should you any Fine Art or Antiques that you are keen to have valued. We would love to hear from you.

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Nicky Houston

Nicky Houston

Our resident paintings expert, Nicky is a highly respected Auctioneer & Valuer, who had dreams of becoming an artist. Whilst she may not have made it as a successful artist herself, Nicky has helped many a customer to successfully sell and buy beautiful works of art over her many years working within the auction industry.

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