Sworders Fine Art Auctioneers were established in 1782 by a Mr Peter Ramsey, in a coffee shop in North Street, Bishop’s Stortford. Sworders is now based north of Stansted Mountfitchet, Essex, in purpose built, environmentally-friendly award-winning premises which provide spacious heated auction rooms, over 200 car parking spaces, loading facilities and a sale day café. Sworders is established as East Anglia’s leading Fine Art Auction Room, with a hard-earned reputation for professionalism and integrity. Sworders has an enviable array of nationally respected specialists at our clients’ disposal and conduct market-leading auctions of Silver, Jewellery, Asian Art, 20th Century Decorative Art, Fine Wine, Books and Coins. In addition, Sworders conduct four Country House Sales a year offering Paintings, Furniture & European Works of Art and enormously popular weekly auctions of Furniture, Silver, Jewellery and Collectables. In a nutshell, Sworders sells East Anglian Art to the world.

Sworders are members of Association of Accredited Auctioneers - AAA combines 20 UK auction houses, with a combined annual turnover of over £200m. Each member auction house has built a reputation for quality and integrity, many over a period of hundreds of years. AAA members are committed to the highest standards of creditability and services to buyers and sellers.


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Better by Design
Interested in design pieces? Here are highlights from an upcoming 20th-century design sale.
Chinese bronze sent in to Barnebys Valuation service almost doubles high estimate
In April of this year, a Barnebys user sent in a Chinese bronze statue, explaining their uncle was once a merchant seaman who would travel between the UK and China.
Late Ming Dynasty bronze sent in by Barnebys user valued at £6 000 for November auction
You can imagine the delight when a Chinese bronze sent to our valuation service by a Barnebys user turned out to be from the late Ming Dynasty and estimated by Sworders to be worth up to £6 000 at auction.
Asian treasures sent in by Barnebys user smash high estimates at Sworders
A beautiful collection of 20th century Asian decorative arts, which were sent in to our Valuation service by a Barnebys user, sold at auction for nearly double their high estimate.
6 beautiful homes and 6 issues of House & Garden for £6
Over 570 000 readers turned to House & Garden for inspiration, why not join them?

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A box of royal wedding postage stamps and albums
A box of royal wedding postage stamps and albums Sworders
A large antique wooden harrow
A large antique wooden harrow Sworders
A pair of wicker loungers
A pair of wicker loungers Sworders
An Art Deco walnut dining table
An Art Deco walnut dining table Sworders
Attributed to William Henry Williamson (1820-1883) COASTAL SCENES WITH FISHING BOATS A pair
Attributed to William Henry Williamson (1820-1883)\nCOASTAL SCENES WITH FISHING BOATS\nA pair, one indistinctly signed l.l., oil on canvas\n25.5 x 46cm (2) Sworders

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Stansted Mountfitchet Auction Rooms
Cambridge Road
Stansted Mountfitchet
CM24 8GE
T: +44 1279 817778