The Blog of Gildings Auctioneers Market Harborough
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A ‘Pocketful of Dreams’ the work of a textile artist living locally is to be auctioned at Gildings in Market Harborough on Tuesday 11th April 2017 in aid of Breast Cancer Now, the UK’s largest breast cancer charity dedicated to funding research into this devastating...read more
At the turn of the twentieth century, great artistic movements were beginning to evolve from the Impressionist styles of the late 19th century. For one group of artists, the retention of the rapidly, almost uncontrolled brush strokes of stark contrasting colours seen...read more
Rare Single Malt Whisky from one man’s collection comes to auction “Inspiring bold John Barleycorn! What dangers thou canst make us scorn! Wi’ tippenny, we fear no evil; Wi’ usquebae, we'll face the devil!” extract from Tom o’Shanter, by Robert Burns Whisky,...read more
A fascinating private library of books from the Estate of a Leicestershire gentleman sold with a 100% success rate at Gilding’s Market Harborough saleroom today, opening the 2017 calendar with a remarkable bang.read more
On the 3rd January 2017, a private library of books is offered by auction at the Market Harborough salerooms, having been compiled over a lifetime by a collector whose interest for art went further than just works hung on the walls. Here Will Gilding uncovers a...read more
Gildings Auctioneers are touring the Midlands throughout the year to provide valuations local to you.read more
A prominent collection, primarily of Leicestershire based artists from the post-war era, drew great excitement today at auction in Gildings’ Market Harborough salerooms.read more
The owners of this silver bowl had no idea just how much it was worth. They arrived at their valuation appointment to be given a sale estimate of £1,000 – £1,500. It sold for much more…read more