Prints & Works on Paper

Our prints department specialises in antique prints from the 15th to 19th centuries, and modern signed limited edition prints from artists such as L S Lowry, Salvador Dali, Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Marc Chagall and John Piper.

We also specialise in antique maps, and works on paper including sketches, drawings and watercolours.

If you have a work that you are interested in selling, please contact the department for a complimentary valuation.


Contact Us

Online Valuation Form


Get in touch with one of our team of trusted specialists who will inspect your prints & works on paper, tell you a little about them and give you an auction valuation. We offer remote valuations by email, Whatsapp and video call. We can also book private appointments at one of our offices in London and Berkshire. Alternatively if you'd rather we came to you, we are happy to book Covid-safe private appointments to value your prints in the comfort of your own home.

Sale at Auction

Once you have received your auction estimates and agreed reserves, the next step is to enter your items ready for sale. At the same time, one of our specialists will offer available sale dates and guide you through your Seller’s Agreement which includes details about your items reserves, our charges and terms and conditions. They will also be pleased to answer any other questions you may have. You can bring your prints along to us, or we are happy to arrange collection. Leave the rest to us. Then sit back and relax, our team will take care everything else, ensuring that your items are carefully catalogued, photographed and marketed to a huge audience of prospective buyers across the globe.

Haven’t answered all of your questions?

Our team are only too pleased to guide you through the process and answer any questions you have. For professional and confidential advice please contact Nicky Houston on 0207 431 9445 or by email

Norman Rockwell (1894-1978), a pencil drawing on paper. Sold for £5,200.

Norman Rockwell (1894-1978), a pencil drawing on paper.

Sold for £5,200

Prints and Works on Paper Guides & News Articles


Single owner collection of pictures' sale a roaring success

Our Paintings Department were privileged in taking to auction a carefully curated single owner collection featuring an important selection of 20th Century British art 


Important collection featuring some of the British Isles’ greatest artists

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. 

Signed L.S. Lowry prints form part of upcoming Monty Bloom collection

Dawsons are delighted to be selling several works from the collection of Monty Bloom in their upcoming December Fine Art & Antiques auction.

A pencil drawing attributed to John Constable to go under the hammer at Dawson’s

An original pencil study attributed to John Constable, titled ‘A London Terrace with Trees and Figures’ will be offered in our August 24th auction with an estimate of £4,000 to £6,000.