British & International Pictures Blog
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FEDERICO ANDREOTTI, a truly international artist.....
Friday, 20 May 2016
The British & International Pictures Auction features a stunning example of the intricate work of Federico Andreotti.
Federico Andreotti was born in Florence on 6 March 1847 and died in 1930. He received his artistic training at the Flo...
Dorothea Sharp soars in price at Glasgow auction
Thursday, 24 March 2016
The British and International Pictures Auction this March offered the usual range of diverse and collectable artworks from home and abroad, generating a range of hammer prices including a small but beautiful oil on panel by Dorothea Sharp (lot 35) ...
French and American artists triumph at Glasgow auction!
Wednesday, 18 November 2015
Lot 8, the beautiful watercolour "The Lily" by Paul Chabas (1869 - 1937), sold for a mighty £6000 (hammer). This
artist's work has been sold over the years by all the major auction houses in London, Paris and New York and indeed
John 'Jack' Butler Yeats
Monday, 7 September 2015
John "Jack" Butler Yeats (1871 – 1957) was an Irish artist born in London, England. Son of portraitist John Butler Yeats, and brother of Olympic medallist W. B. Yeats. Though, his childhood was primarily in Sligo with his grandparent...
A Truly Global Affair....
Friday, 10 July 2015
The British & International Pictures Auction at McTear’s, held last Sunday afternoon, was as buoyant as ever. Despite its best efforts, the summer rain couldn’t dampen some very strong and interesting results!
A New Date for your Diary...
Saturday, 31 January 2015
Don’t let the cold deter you from coming to see the many exciting works of art that the Pictures Department has to offer this February at McTear’s.
For the first time, The British & International Pictures Auction will be held at Mc...
McTear's Sets an Auction Record for Herbert Whone
Tuesday, 20 January 2015
The Scottish Contemporary Auction set the year off to a great start with some outstanding hammer results.
The highlight of the auction was the record breaking hammer price for Herbert Whone’s ‘Back – Court Anderson’ (lot 17...
Scottish Pictures Another Success at McTear's Auctioneers
Friday, 16 January 2015
The Scottish Pictures Auction had real quality pictures, with many selling well above their estimates.
The star of the show was John MacLauchlan Milne’s ‘Sannox Bay, Arran’ (lot 1457), that sold to a telephone bidder for ...
JOHN MACLAUCHLAN MILNE ATTRACTS INTERNATIONAL AUCTION ATTENTION
Friday, 16 January 2015
Lot 1457 stole the show on Thursday evening as the first The Scottish Pictures Auction Sale of 2015 got underway. Estimated at £8000 – 12000, the 20 x 24 inch "Sannox Bay, Arran" had already attracted a plethora of commission bi...
Location, Location, Location!
Monday, 22 December 2014
The New Year at McTear’s is ready to kick off with some very exciting pictures up for auction.
The Scottish Pictures Auction on January 15th has some excellent pieces by turn of the century artists. Glasgow based artist James Whitel...
The Jewellery Auction
14 May 2017
McTear's Jewellery auctions present over 300 lots of fine and rare Jewellery for auction every six w...
The Coins & Banknotes Auction
16 May 2017
McTear's has experienced Coin Specialists who will advise you and value your items. Appointments can...
The Watches Auction
16 May 2017
McTear’s is the only auction house in Scotland to host an auction dedicated to Watches every s...
The Silver Auction
1 June 2017
The Silver Auction at McTear’s, a six weekly live auction, has become a destination for silver...
The Scottish Pictures Auction
7 June 2017
We are inviting entries for The Scottish Pictures Auction if you have high quality Scottish painting...