Posted in: News on August 8, 2019.
As the team at Dawson’s set up the saleroom for our August auction there is a distinct sense of Modern Design in the air. After the successful sale of a Franco Albini for Knoll desk, and a Meret Oppenheim ‘Traccia’ … Continue reading A one-off modernist Howard Fenn Silver Tea Set to be auctioned at Dawon’s in August
Posted in: News on January 24, 2018.
2018 got off to a busy start for us with a very successful January sale. Quality silver continues to sell well with a George III silver entrée dish and cover by Paul Storr going for an inevitable £4500. Another George … Continue reading A Strong Start to 2018
Posted in: News on December 12, 2017.
It’s not often that you meet a jewel that stops you in its tracks. But this 30 carat cushion-cut sapphire pendant (£4000-6000), selling at Dawson’s on the 16th of December, is certainly one of them. Consigned from a private collection, … Continue reading The Winter Fine Jewellery, Silver and Watches Sale
Posted in: News on November 6, 2017.
October has seen the beginning of a very busy period for us here at Dawson’s, with the introduction of our first specialist sale along with our monthly Antiques and Collectables sale. No surprises that it was the diamonds that shone … Continue reading Autumn Season Success
Posted in: News on October 3, 2017.
What a sale. We had some incredibly good results for August’s auction, in part thanks to an exciting consignment from the estate of the late gallery owner Anthony Basil Vivian Tooth. Top seller from this consignment and in fact in … Continue reading August Sale Report
Posted in: News on July 28, 2017.
Dawson’s are excited to announce their Rare Books, Stamps and Maps sale on the 28th October. This sale has already garnered significant interest, and a number of interesting consignments. With books consigned so far spanning many different eras, our sale … Continue reading Rare Books, Stamps and Maps sale 28.10.17
Posted in: News on July 24, 2017.
With strong sales in every category, our July auction at Dawson’s was a roaring success and we are proud to present this Sale Report. The Asian Art department were delighted with the sale of the Meiji period Japanese bronze of … Continue reading Dawson’s July Sale Report
Posted in: News on July 17, 2017.
Dawson’s are excited to announce the sale of sixty zoological and anatomical watercolour illustrations in their July sale. These illustrations were originally used as scientific aids within the departments of Kings College London and focus on a range of subjects, … Continue reading A Collection of Kings College Zoological Illustrations
Posted in: News on June 30, 2017.
The Battle of Waterloo, a climactic defeat to Napoleon’s triumphantly bloody victory sweep across Europe. A span of twenty three years where truth and propagandist fantasy became intertwined, a rule seeped in the blood of both sides. Though hundreds of … Continue reading A curious memento from the Battle of Waterloo – on sale July 22nd (Est. £800-1200)
Posted in: News on June 26, 2017.
Dawson’s marked the midway point in the year with a sixth successful sale in the auction calendar. The watches were our top sellers this time, and it was the Rolexes that particularly flew. Our top lot of the … Continue reading June Sale Highlights