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We have been instrumental in selling Contemporary Objects to museum collections in the UK and abroad. These sales are often made with the generous assistance of The Art Fund; a process we understand and are happy to provide curatorial and financial information. Please contact us if you are a museum professional, or are responsible for a collection.

We are proud to have sold many Paintings and Contemporary objects to a formidable selection of museums and public collections.

  • Aberdeen: Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums
  • Aberystwyth: University of Wales
  • Belfast: Arts Council of Northern Ireland
  • Cambridge: The Fitzwilliam Museum
  • Cardiff: The National Museum and Gallery of Wales
  • Dundee: The McManus Art Gallery and Museum
  • Dumfries: Gracefield Arts Centre
  • Dunfermline: Carnegie Trust
  • Edinburgh: City Arts Centre; Edinburgh College of Art; Heriot-Watt University; National Museums of Scotland; Queen Margaret College; Royal Edinburgh Hospital; Scottish Arts Council; Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art; Scottish National Portrait Gallery; Edinburgh University; The Watson Trust; Museums and Galleries Edinburgh (City of Edinburgh Council)
  • Glasgow: Art Gallery and Museums; Collins Art Gallery; Glasgow University; Lillie Art Gallery
  • Kendal: Abbot Hall Art Gallery
  • Kettering: Museum and Art Gallery
  • Kirkcaldy: Museums and Art Gallery
  • London: Crafts Council; National Portrait Gallery; The Contemporary Arts Society; The Tate Gallery; Victoria and Albert Museum
  • Manchester: City Art Gallery; Whitworth Art Gallery
  • Middlesborough: Institute of Modern Art
  • Newcastle: Laing Art Gallery and Museum
  • Oxford: St Anne’s College
  • Paisley: Museum and Art Galleries
  • Perth: Museum and Art Gallery
  • Reading: Museum and Art Galleries
  • St Andrews: The University
  • Sheffield: Museums; Sheffield Graves Art Gallery
  • Stirling: The University
  • The Goldsmiths' Company, London
  • Ulster: National Museums Northern Ireland; Ulster Museum
  • York: The University
  • Australia: National Gallery of Art, Sydney; National Museum of Victoria, Melbourne
  • Canada: Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto
  • Germany: Kunstmuseum Dusseldorf
  • Holland: Ridderkerk District Council
  • New Zealand: Public Art Gallery, Dunedin
  • United States: Art Museum of Santa Barbara, California

Small Hammer Raised Silver Cup, 1977

H:3.7cm D:6cm
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Primavera Brooch, 2018

18ct gold and vitreous enamel
H:4.3cm W:5.6cm D:1.8cm
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Three Cone Necklace, Wedgwood Series, 1982

18ct gold, Picasso Jasper
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Sakura III/18, Sakura IV/18, Rising Rhythm I/19, Ferrous Standing Form I/19 & Rill Vessel II/19 by Eleanor Lakelin, 2018-2019

cherry wood; horse chesnut & Sequoia (grown in Britain from seeds brought over from California in 1854) - Giant Redwood
H:16-62cm W:14-30cm D:14-30cm
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Gold Tipped Brooch, 2001

oxidised silver, 18ct gold
H:1.3cm D:8cm
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Large Ash Vessel II

H:36cm D:80cm
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‘Eclipse Night’, Large Moon Jar, 2019

stoneware with landscape inclusions
H:65cm W:65cm
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Sinew Miniature Vase by Kevin Grey, 2018

H:7cm W:6cm D:6cm
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Seni Vase by Hiroshi Suzuki, 2018

hammer raised and chased fine silver 999
H:4.5cm W:4cm
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Hurricane Force 12, 2015

Cast sterling silver and enamel. Enamel by Jane Short.
W:13cm D:12cm
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Silver Engraved Beaker, 2015

Britannia silver with gilt interior
H:4.8cm W:4cm
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Purple Dream Ringset (10 part), c.2006

18ct white gold with amethyst, lolite, on delrin stand with inlaid coloured bands
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Triangle Plate, 2015

Porcelain and celadon glaze
H:13cm W:32.5cm D:25.5cm
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Amaru Necklace by Emmeline Hastings, 2017

black acrylic, oxidised silver, 18ct yellow, rose and white gold
L:41cm H:11cm W:4cm D:2cm
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The Ash Beaker, 2015

One of two silver beakers jointly commissioned by The Scottish Gallery, Bonhams and Hamilton & Inches. Designed by Grant McCaig and handcrafted by Hamilton & Inches' silversmiths.
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Scott’s Cumbrian Blue(s), Fukushima No. 8, 2016

in-glaze decal collage with Kintsugi type repair on broken and re-assembled Double Phoenix Willow platter, by Nikko, Japan c.1966 with brass pins, gold leaf, tile cement and epoxy resin. Last Kintsugi
H:30cm W:41cm
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Paper Necklace, 2015

Reinforced paper and elastic thread
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The Beauty of Rain I, 2016

Hand raised and chased Britannia silver with gilt interior
H:13.5cm D:14.5cm
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The Beauty of Rain II, 2016

Hand chased and raised Britannia silver
H:15cm W:31.5cm
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Scott’s Cumbrian Blue(s), Cow in a Meadow After Damien Hirst, 2014

assemblage, in-glaze decal and gold on Bernardaud porcelain platter with sliced cow creamer c.1850
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Red Form by Merete Rasmussen, 2016

H:41cm W:58cm D:49cm
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The Enemy Within – Catchphrase Beaker

Engraved Britannia silver, part gilt
H:5cm W:6.5cm
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Hammer raised silver vessel, 2003

H:7.5cm W:14.2cm
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‘The Last of The Silver Darlings’, 2014

Free-blown glass jar and lid with canemara and incalmo technique, hot sculpted fish and finial
H:49cm D:25cm
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Korean Glass 2, 2017

blown glass and ceramic parts from English manufactured teapots
H:20cm W:12cm
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Wallendorf Porcelain Tile with 4 Porcelain Summer Tree ‘Shots’

Porcelain, in-glaze decals and gold lustre
H:7.5cm W:25cm D:20cm
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Windturbines with Vindsäter Tree, 2013

In-glaze screen-print decal collage on old enamel plate
H:25.5cm W:25.5cm D:1.5cm
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Reticello Urn, 2010

Blown glass
H:73cm W:28cm
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Collection of Faceted Boxes by Andrea Walsh, 2009-2013

fine bone china and glass
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Scatter Brooch by Elizabeth Jane Campbell, 2013

silver, ceramic, vitreous enamel, steel pin
W:7.5cm D:1.5cm
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Slanted Red Sand Bowl, 2013

Britannia silver, red sand
H:7cm W:14cm
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Adam and Eve with Eyes, 2013

clay, pigment, glaze
H:35cm W:43cm
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White Camelia Vase by Katharine Coleman, 2011

emerald green glass overlaid on clear lead crystal
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The Walter Scott Prize, 2012-2013

kilncast glass
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Scott’s Cumbrian Blue(s), Ting Tang, Upcycled Slotte Trash

Suomi Finlandia, Arabia Willow and Gustavsberg Stanbul, set of three platesbowls. Inglaze decals on Caroline Slotte's cut earthenware forms trashed with gold lustre.
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Foot and Mouth, 2012

in-glaze decal collage on plate
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Seascale Pigeon 14

Inglaze decal collage and gold lustre on old earthenware platter c.1930, marked Bristol Poutney and Co
H:33cm W:40cm
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Hedgerow No:6

in-glaze decal collage and gold lustre on old earthenware plate c.1930
H:28cm W:38cm
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A Willow for Ai Weiwei, 2011/2012

Erased, cracked Willow pattern platter, c.1840, with in-glaze decal collaging and gold lustre
H:26cm W:45.3cm D:5.2cm
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Two Semi Circular Silver Containers on Gilded Slate, 2009

base dimensions 20 l 10 w x 2 d cms, Beaker dimensions 9 h x 4.1 d x 6.5 w cms
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Torus in Matrix (red), 2006

hard anodised aluminium
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Universe, 2007

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A Charm of Goldfinches by Paul Preston, 2007

H:5.91cm W:5.1cm D:2.43cm
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Vessels in the Mist Series

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Broken China Bowls by Katharine Coleman

glass overlaid on clear lead crystal
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Installation of vessels in studio, 2009

slipcast porcelain
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The Crown Princess Takes Tea by Katharine Coleman, 2009

glass overlaid on clear lead crystal
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La Nuova Religione Madonna, 2009

H:52cm W:19cm D:13cm
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