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We use in-house and consultant valuers to enable us to value most objects from the humble collectable to the £43 million Chinese vase we found in Pinner. In fact, most of our higher prices come to us via our initial probate valuations, such as the £5,000 Meissen thimble we discovered in a valuation on the banks of Lake Como, Italy. Yes, we get everywhere! Whilst often selling lots in the thousands of pounds, most of what we sell is in the low to middle hundreds and we do sell lots from £30 upwards.
The Latest News From The Blog:1st OCTOBER 2015 Sale Information
BRIAN SEWELL, art critic, has died.Â It’s always sad to lose a friend and Brian was certainly a friend of Bainbridges. It was in the 1980s that we received instructions to sell a collection of signed engravings by Augustus John.Â I had no idea how to catalogue them or of their values and, taken by […]Read More...