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Jonathan Clarke- Recent Acquisitions.

March 25, 2015

Have just listed three historic works by Sculptor Jonathan Clarke- the monumental  “King of Spain” cast aluminium sculpture, a unique work dating from 1993 presented on a darkened oak base standing c163cms tall. “Defiant Pose” again a monumental unique sculpture dating from 2001 standing c142.5cms high and lastly “V Pot” a unique early work dating from 1987.

Many new works- belated update!


I have actively been sourcing fresh works since my last website update in September 2014. Notably 60 new works by Roy Turner Durrant from early 1950s to 1990s. I have listed 7 x works on the website today- (just  click on Artists and the enter the Roy Turner Durrant page). I have also bought a large collection of gouaches, watercolours and oils by R D “Dick” Lee- I intend to … Read More

September 2014 Exhibition

September 23, 2014

Exhibition is now hung and all set for Private View which kicks off Friday 26th September 2014 6.00pm to 8.00pm- continuing Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th 10am to 5pm (and after this weekend by appointment). All works are available, none of the works have been sold prior to the exhibition and most are not listed on the website.

Credit card facility now available


  Credit card facility now available so now able to process payments by Visa, Mastercard, Diners Club and American Express Cards.

Forthcoming Exhibitions

August 27, 2014

  SEPTEMBER EXHIBITION 2014. to be held in the barn- Brock & Brewse’s Farm. Commencing Friday 26th September 2014 6pm to 8pm and for a further two weeks passed the opening weekend- but do contact post 29th September and let me know you are coming so I can ensure I am here. Mixed Modern British Artists, most of the works not listed on website- a good selection of Francis Davison … Read More

Harry Becker “Sower” drawing before and after conservation- photos

July 18, 2014

Before and after shots- the drawing has been washed, deacidified and paper repair to top left margin- for any client that would like a quote for conservation/restoration services just ask.

Benefits of conservation and Restoration work

July 16, 2014

Anyone who attended my June Exhibition (or received the invite card) hopefully noticed a rather magnificent Harry Becker “Sowing” drawing (illustrated on card – and available to view unframed during exhibition) – the work although superb had severe sunstrike- a severe yellowing of the paper and some foxing- I could not get conservation work done in time for the exhibition and refused to sell the work until conservation was completed. … Read More

John Knapp-Fisher (Born 1931)

June 25, 2014

Went to preview the June Fine Art Sale at Reeman Dansie’s yesterday; nothing of great interest to me  apart from a lovely John Knapp-Fisher ink and watercolour of Blakeney Church from the river with boats, 1964-  underestimated at £200 to £300- knew it would have been around £1,000 in one of the major Welsh Galleries such as Martin Tinney Gallery- and happily started to bid thinking I would get it … Read More

New works into the gallery this week


Following two studio visits, I am pleased to report that I have a further 23 very recent acquistions. These have not been listed onto the website yet but will be over the next week or two. There are 9 x paintings, drawings and mixed media works by Colin Self (Born 1941)- including an early work from the iconic Cinema series 1969 and some other really stunning works, in addition 14 … Read More

Scarce Museum Quality 1930s Ceri Richards works

June 19, 2014

Just bought in two very scarce early Ceri Richards (1903-1971) both are from the Cerastico Collection, Milan. “Costerwoman” ink on paper 1939 (39.5cms x 30.5cms) now graces the home page and was illustrated in Roberto Sanesi “Ceri Richards- Rilevi,disegni e dipinti,1931/1940″. I also have “Sculptor and his Object” pen & ink 1936, 33.5cms x 46cms, estate stamped, which may or may not make it to the website!