Established in 1825, Cheffins is one of the country’s leading firms of independent Fine Art Auctioneers and Valuers. They provide a confidential and professional service for private clients, executors of estates, solicitors and bankers.

Their prestigious centrally located Salerooms in the historic university city of Cambridge provides a perfect base for their auctions bringing together both national and international clients and buyers.

Cheffins 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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Treat yourself to an antique Lalique
Lalique, the luxury Art Déco company from France, turns 130 this year. On the 10 May, Cheffins will be offering 54 pieces of antique Lalique glass.
''Forgotten'' Giacometti sketch sells for double top estimate in Cambridge auction
A double-sided sketch by Alberto Giacometti that was discovered in a London antiques dealer, last week sold for £130 000 at Cheffins, Cambridge, making it one of the top-selling 20th century drawings sold at a regional auction house.
Sketches by Giacometti discovered in London antique shop
Two sketches by Swiss sculptor Alberto Giacometti have been discovered in a London antiques dealer.
Unusual 'Black Jack' ale jugs to sell at Cheffins
'Black Jack' ale jugs from the 17th or early 18th century which were used up to and during the Crimean War are set to feature on Cheffins Fine Art sale this month.
All things weird and wonderful!
December is a busy month in the world of auctions. If you are after something a little on the unconventional side, we've handpicked a few of our favourite lots.

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§ Carmen Maria Renwick (British, 20th Century) South Downs landscape
§ Carmen Maria Renwick (British, 20th Century) South Downs landscape signed lower right "Carmen M Renwick" acrylic on paper, in a white painted frame h:80 w:57 cm Estimate £200-300 Condition is fine. Cheffins
Jurgen Gorg 'Sharks and Jets', signed lithograph together with a book
Jurgen Gorg 'Sharks and Jets', signed lithograph together with a book on Jurgen Gorg, 69 x 52cm (2) Estimate £100-200 Cheffins
Five German Chelsea miniature scent bottle groups and four stoppers
Five German 'Chelsea' miniature scent bottle groups and four stoppers, two modelled as country lovers, another as a mother and child, the fourth as the three graces and the last as a pierrot, 9.5cm (3.75 in) high (9) (R) Estimate £350-500 One of the groups of lovers has restoration to a chip about the word 'Parvenir' on the base. The three graces lack their stopper and the neck where it would have inserted is chipped Cheffins
Richard I, 1189 - 1199
Richard I, 1189 - 1199, penny, Stivene of London, class 26 F/VF Estimate £40-60 Cheffins
Bindings - Poetry etc. [AKENSIDE (Mark)] The Pleasures of Imagination
Bindings - Poetry etc. [AKENSIDE (Mark)] The Pleasures of Imagination a Poem, London: for R. Dodsley 1744, 4to, first edition, title in red and black, later half calf; FENZI (Cav. Sebastiano) English and Italian Fugitive Verses, Florence 1860, 8vo, inscribed to original blue bound-in wrapper by the author to Lord Lindsay; LINDSAY (Lord) Ballads, Songs and Poems translated from the German, Wigan 1841, 4to, author's inscription to half title, slight staining; BROWN (Walter) Fables, illustrated by Bewick, London 1884, 4to, frontispiece slightly marked, uncut, later half calf (4) Estimate £100-200 Cheffins

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