Obituaries (print edition)


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Obituary: Russell Timms

04 September 2017

We regret to announce the passing of Russell Timms, who has died peacefully aged 69.

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Obituary: Leonard Sutton (1946-2017)

28 August 2017

Leonard started his antiques career in 1968, working in a small shop in Westbourne Grove, London, for Patricia Harvey.

Obituary: David Wheatley

28 August 2017

David Wheatley of Wheatley Antiques, who specialised in Chinese and Japanese porcelain and works of art, has passed away, aged 69, after a short battle with cancer.

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Obituary – Geoffrey Laney

14 August 2017

We are sad to announce that Geoffrey Laney FGA, aged 81, passed away very suddenly on Sunday, July 9, following a short illness.

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Obituary - Michael Fulda

24 July 2017

The well-known Manchester art dealer, Michael Fulda, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 3.

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Obituary: David Newell-Smith (1937-2017)

03 July 2017

David Newell-Smith, who together with wife Sonya ran the Tadema Gallery in Camden Passage, died on June 11.

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Obituary: Samuel ‘Beau’ M. Freeman II (1936-2017)

26 June 2017

Samuel Miller Freeman II – known to all as Beau – was a fixture in the Philadelphia auction scene for just shy of six decades.

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Obituary – James ‘Jim’ Collingridge (1930-2017)

19 June 2017

My father, Jim Collingridge, FGA, DGA, former deputy chairman of Christie’s South Kensington, died on June 3 at the age of 86.

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Obituary: Roy Davids

15 May 2017

We are sad to announce that Roy Davids, formerly head of Sotheby’s book department, died aged 74 on April 30 after a long illness.

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Obituary: Yvonne Reynolds

15 May 2017

Well-known Cheltenham antiques dealer Yvonne Reynolds sadly passed away on the April 11, aged 85 after a long illness.

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Obituary: Frank Herrmann

15 May 2017

Frank Herrmann, writer, publisher and auctioneer, died at his home in Essex on April 30, a month short of his 90th birthday, following a long battle with illness.

Antiquarian book trade loses two of its titans after deaths of Frank Herrmann and Roy Davids

08 May 2017

The antiquarian book trade has lost two well-known faces with the deaths of Frank Herrmann and Roy Davids.

Obituary: Steven Hyder

05 April 2017

A notice to our friends in the trade: I am sorry to have to inform you that Steven Hyder recently passed away, Angela Hyder writes

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Obituary: Rudolf Neumeister (1925-2017)

05 April 2017

Rudolf Neumeister, one of Germany’s longest serving auctioneers, passed away on February 23 at the age of 91.

Stephen Jarrett

Stephen Jarrett dies

25 March 2017

We regret to announce the death on March 11 of Cotswolds dealer Stephen Jarrett of Witney Antiques.

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Obituary: Gabriel Mary Naughton (1947-2017)

25 March 2017

Gabriel (Gay) Mary Naughton (1947-2017), who died on January 19 after a long battle with leukaemia, spent her entire career at Agnew’s.

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