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Arts & Graphics

Contemporary, Modern, Post-War, Old Masters and more works of art

43 034 objects

0 – 1 380 000 GBP

What's the time?

Watches for men and women, pocket watches, grandfather clocks, wall clocks and table clocks can be found up for auction in this category.

9 958 objects

1 – 1 050 000 GBP

Fashion & Vintage

Here you will find auctions featuring clothes, bags, shoes, accessories and headwear, from vintage gems to high-fashion luxury items.

4 048 objects

4 – 457 000 GBP

Furniture, Design & Mirrors

Furniture including sofas, bureaus, and chairs, as well as large outdoor furniture is listed here.

14 532 objects

0 – 610 000 GBP


Photography books, original photography and more.

2 240 objects

10 – 114 000 GBP

Jewellery & Gems

Barnebys gathers jewellery from auction houses all over the world here.

34 502 objects

0 – 724 000 GBP


All sculptures sold at auction. Find works of art for example sculptures and busts in bronze, marble, plastics or plaster.

27 690 objects

0 – 98 000 000 GBP

Toys & Collectables

Find realised prices from auctions of toys and collectables such as dolls, Dinky cars, trains from Meccano and autographs from celebrities.

142 003 objects

0 – 714 000 GBP

Vehicles & Automotive

Browse amongst car auctions such as, classic cars, motorcycles, bicycles, mopeds, tractors and all things motorized. All sold at auction.

58 343 objects

0 – 19 600 000 GBP


Classic portraits, contemporary photography is all gathered here. Find realised prices from well known photographers and artists.

50 906 objects

0 – 1 120 000 GBP

Porcelain & Pottery

Find Chinese ceramics, plates, antique vases, figurines made of porcelain, flint, stoneware or faience that has been sold at auction.

312 817 objects

0 – 4 950 000 GBP

Works of Art

This is were we collect all works of art sold at auction such as, hand crafted mahogney boxes, busts and small sculptures.

9 837 objects

0 – 5 110 000 GBP

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The Ernest Thornhill Collection - A History of Collecting

Looking back through years of auction catalogues familiar names pop out as one flicks through the pages. Ionides, Kempe, Eumorphopolous, Edwards, Meiyintang, and those of legendary dealers. Sparks, Hancocks, Moss, Bluett,Marchant, Eskenazi…. But nowhere in these catalogues and reference books can one find but the briefest mention of Mr Ernest Thornhill. A

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Important works from the collection of Giancarlo Gallino

Check out Barnebys top picks from Wannenes sale on 31st May and 1st June, featuring important works from the collection of Giancarlo Gallino.

Auction House News

Limited Edition: Jeff Koons, Yves Klein, Picasso, Damien Hirst online at Artcurial

Last May, the French auction house Artcurial held their third Limited Edition sale, which saw online bidders from twenty nations bid on works by Picasso, Bacon, Johns, Koons, Hirst, Warhol and Sonia Delaunay.

Auction House News

Barnebys curates: Fontana, Botero, Wesselmann and Richter

On 31st May, Fauvist, Cubist and Symbolist works from the first half of the 20th century will be going under the gavel in Vienna at Dorotheum. 

Auction House News

Jump in my car!

Names like Porsche, Bentley and Ferrari get your engine revving? Barnebys takes you for a spin at Catawiki's Classic car auction.

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