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From Old Masters to the very finest 20th Century Modern European, British & Irish artists; John Piper, Donald McIntyre, Eduardo Paolozzi, Mary Fedden, LS Lowry and Marc Chagall. Dawsons connects sellers with buyers across the world. We are the market leading online auctioneers for privately owned antique paintings and modern European, British & Irish Art.


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Julian Trevelyan
'Two Oxen and Cart'
Sold for £13,000

Sir Kyffin Williams R.A.
(British, 1918-2006)
'Welsh Mountainous Landscape'
Sold for £16,000

Donald McIntyre, RCA
Early snow
Sold for £9,800

Barbara Hepworth DBE
(British, 1903-1975)
'Two Forms (Atlantic)'
Sold for £36,000

As renowned specialists in Modern British & Irish Art, Dawsons regularly acheive superb results for clients selling at auction. If you're thinking of selling works by any of the following artists, please do get in touch with us.

Laurence Stephen Lowry

Bridget Riley

Eduardo Paolozzi

John Piper 

Sir Terry Frost

Peter Blake

Mary Fedden

Henry Moore 

Barbara Hepworth

Sandra Blow

Paul and John Nash

Edward Bawden 

John Bratby

Stanley Spencer

Donald Hamilton Fraser

John Duncan Fergusson

Elisabeth Frink

Anna Zinkeisen

Victor Pasmore 

Julian Trevelyan

Kyffin Williams

Mitch Griffiths

Donald McIntyre

Helen Bradley

Henri Le Fauconnier

SOLD FOR £255,000

Follower of Filippino Lippi (1457-1504)
a depiction of the Madonna and Child with attendant angels


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Our partnership with The art loss register

At Dawsons, we care about the items we sell and where they come from. Our partnership with the Art Loss Register provides authentication and provenance checking services for artworks, giving buyers confidence and ensuring you realise maximum value for your painting. 

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Request a complimentary estimate from our team of specialists - if your painting is suitable for auction, we will provide you with a valuation and further details of how to sell with us. We can then organise safe collection, market it to the world and obtain the highest price for your painting at auction.


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