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30 September 2013
SPEED LEGEND DONALD CAMPBELL ARCHIVE IN CANTERBURY SALE Letter and photographs will be sold on October 8-9 A letter annotated and signed by Donald Campbell complaining about the money wasted because the Australian weather forced him to abandon his 1963 record attempt on Lake Eyre is among a small archive of ephemera relating to the legendary world land and water speed record
16 September 2013
LEADING KENT AUCTIONEERS TO GIVE FREE VALUATIONS IN CRANBROOK Specialists from The Canterbury Auction Galleries will hold a free antiques and fine art valuation day at estate agents Lambert & Foster’s Cranbrook office on Saturday, September 21.
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24 August 2013
CAPTAIN COOK’S ADVENTURES END IN A KENT SALEROOM Book of engravings discovered in a Victorian desk sells for £3,500 at The Canterbury Auction Galleries The Victorian desk was like something out of a Dickens novel. It was made for a clerk who would have sat on a high stool and it had five drawers down each side for his ledgers and papers.
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7 August 2013
AUGUST RESULTS NOW ONLINE - CLICK HERE     http://www.thecanterburyauctiongalleries.com/catalogue/58     SALE REPORT TO FOLLOW SOON....
22 May 2013
STUDIO SALE IGNITES INTEREST IN FORGOTTEN ARTIST High prices after The Canterbury Auction Galleries sets auction record for painting by Colin Colahan The Canterbury Auction Galleries set an auction record last year for a painting by Colin Colahan (1897-1987), so anticipation was running high when the artist and sculptor’s widow offered the remainder of her late husban
22 May 2013
CHINESE BUYERS SEND PRICES SOARING AT THE CANTERBURY AUCTION GALLERIES Estimates overturned by free-spending collectors and dealers in two-day sale Staff at The Canterbury Auction Galleries were celebrating their best ever sales result this week* after collectors and dealers spent freely on 1,400 lots of fine art, antiques and collectors’ items, raising a total of &po
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6 April 2013
THE CANTERBURY AUCTION GALLERIES TO STAGE STUDIO SALE OF THE WORKS OF COLIN COLAHAN (1897-1987) A Master of Tonal Realism In October last year at The Canterbury Auction Galleries, a small group of paintings consigned by the Kent widow of Australian artist and sculptor Colin Colahan (1897-1987) prompted two collectors to travel specially from their Melbourne homes to compete
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6 April 2013
TIME IS RIGHT TO LEARN IF YOUR ANTIQUE CLOCK OR VINTAGE WATCH IS VALUABLE Valuation day at The Canterbury Auction Galleries on April 20 The Canterbury Auction Galleries’ specialist, Crispin Maciejewski, will be attendance at the saleroom in Station Road West, Canterbury, on Saturday April 20 to offer a free valuation service for anyone considering selling their antique
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25 March 2013
GOOD THINGS COME IN TWOS Family who sold Imperial Chinese bowl sold for £195,000 find its pair Identical second porcelain rarity headlines sale at The Canterbury Auction Galleries It was a blockbuster of an auction.
12 March 2013
LEADING KENT AUCTIONEERS TO GIVE FREE VALUATIONS IN CRANBROOK Specialists from The Canterbury Auction Galleries will hold a free antiques and fine art valuation day at estate agents Lambert & Foster’s Cranbrook office on Saturday, March 23. Present will be Michael Roberts, Director and General Manager of The Canterbury Auction Galleries, and jewellery specialist T