Latest News Articles by Gabriel Berner
Rowland Hilder landscape attracts bidders at Mallams03 October 2022
This typically wintry scene by the prolific artist Rowland Hilder (1905-93) was the star lot of Mallams’ (25% buyer’s premium) Modern Living sale.
Fedden gets away second time around03 October 2022
Returning to auction for the second time in a year, this still-life by Mary Fedden (1915- 2012) fetched £15,500 at Reeman Dansie (20% buyer’s premium).
O’Casey crow sculpture attracts a flurry of bids03 October 2022
Simple, nature-inspired motifs and geometric shapes run through the work of St Ives artist Breon O’Casey (1928-2011).
Burlingham in tune with the house mix29 August 2022
Nestled in 400 acres of land in Hampshire is Heckfield Place, a Georgian manor house masterfully restored and renovated into a luxury hotel.
Dreweatts to hold sale of items from Windsor House Antiques29 August 2022
Auction house Dreweatts will conduct a sale at Barnwell Manor, Northamptonshire – home to dealership Windsor House Antiques – on September 7.
Dealer's Auerbach exhibition underlines artist's strong link with his sitters29 August 2022
'Frank Auerbach: The Sitters' at Piano Nobile includes over 40 paintings and drawings with around a third of the works for sale.
Grosvenor Prints' new catalogue offers more than 220 items29 August 2022
Over 220 items (and counting) are in the forthcoming Catalogue 119 – the latest offering from Covent Garden dealership Grosvenor Prints.
Raise your glass to John Nash27 June 2022
Recent biography, major show and strong auction prices suggest younger Nash is on the rise.
Doggett record broken twice27 June 2022
Demand continues to grow for works by Modern British artist Ruth Doggett (1881-1974) after her auction record was broken twice in the same auction.
Agnews offers rediscovered Dürer drawing bought for $30 four years ago22 November 2021
This unpublished drawing by Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528) is being offered by art dealership Agnews as part of London Art Week (LAW).
Talent-spotter Feigen in focus22 November 2021
Group of works from the late US dealer’s collection demonstrates his wide range of interests.
Danish Symbolist inspired by Rossetti and Burne-Jones22 November 2021
Few painters on the Danish art scene in the late 19th century felt a close affinity with contemporary English art. Symbolist painter Agnes Slott-Møller (1862-1937) was among the exceptions.
Huge nativity scenes inspired by Old Masters dominate Colnaghi's gallery room for London Art Week22 November 2021
As Christmas beckons it seems only appropriate that Old Masters are among the leading works at the latest winter edition of London Art Week (LAW).
5 Questions: Art dealer Will Elliott22 November 2021
Will Elliott set up Elliott Fine Art in 2020 following roles in Sotheby’s Old Master department and at Colnaghi London where he was director.
For he’s a holly good festive show fellow22 November 2021
A dab hand at Christmas shows, Andrew Singleton of Suffolk House Antiques in Yoxford has held one annually for over 25 years.
5 Questions: Furniture dealer Holly Johnson15 November 2021
Holly Johnson Antiques opened a showroom in Knutsford, Cheshire in summer 2020 and Johnson has been trading independently for 28 years via fairs and online. The dealership is run by Johnson and her husband Ben Aardewerk with a small team.
The web shop window: Pre-Raphaelite painter's self-portrait08 November 2021
Thousands of items are available to buy from dealers online. Here we pick out one that caught our eye this week.
“It was a spur of the moment thing”: Specialist poster fair provides boost for sector08 November 2021
Poster market thought to be the first such specialist UK event will return for a second instalment
Contemporary gallery rebooked as Firsts fair enters new chapter08 November 2021
For just a few short days in October, the white-walled contemporary space of the Saatchi Gallery was transformed into a veritable feast of rare and sought-after first-edition books, prints and posters.
5 Questions: Cheshire art dealer Martin Heaps08 November 2021
Martin Heaps is the founder and owner of Collect Art in Lymm near Warrington.