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Antique Valuations at Meols Hall In Southport - 02/05/23

A rare but damaged Chinese vase dating to the Yongzheng period (1723-1735) that was discovered during a valuation day in Southport some years ago was sold for £150,000 


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Sir Grayson Perry's 'Gentrification Cloth' For Sale

Designed to raise money for the homeless charity Shelter, this eye-catching limited-edition is estimated to sell for £80-£120 in the current Modern and Contemporary Art auction at Halls


Militaria Valuation Day At Halls Sales Rooms On 11th May

This event is the perfect opportunity to get an accurate and honest appraisal of your military collectibles. Whether it's medals, uniforms, weapons, maps, photograph albums, documents or any other items.


Donald McIntyre Oil Paintings For Sale At Halls

Halls Fine Art currently have three oil paintings by the eminent landscape artist Donald McIntyre for sale in the online Modern and Contemporary Art auction which closes on the 7th May.


Halls Sponsor Shrewsbury Secret Artist Sale - 20/08/2023

Part of the Shrewsbury Arts Trail, the Secret Artist sale takes place at The Soden Collection in Wyle Cop and features over 100 original art works from local, national and international artists.


Oskar Kokoschka Medallion For Sale In Halls Online Auction

Halls Fine Art are delighted to have consigned a rare two-sided terracotta medallion titled ‘Anima’ / ‘Mania’ by the unconventional and controversial expressionist Oskar Kokoschka


Collector's Guide To Royal Memorabilia & Souvenirs

Commemorative items and souvenirs from Royal events are not only valuable investments but also an opportunity to own a unique piece of history with a fascinating story.


Items For Sale By Manchester Artist Arthur Cyril Hilton

Sculpture, paintings and sketches from the collection are for sale in 18 separate lots during the forthcoming timed online Modern and Contemporary Art auction which runs between 21st April – 7th May.


Second World War Royal Navy Dress Uniform For Sale

The uniform worn by Captain McCarthy of HMS Ajax consists of gilt bullion epaulettes, regulation bicorn cocked hat, two dress belts and a single cloth lace rank shoulder board in a Gieves tin case.


Salvador Dali Coffee Table For Sale At Halls From 21st April

Featured in the upcoming modern and contemporary art auction is a unique coffee table featuring a lithograph by renowned surrealist artist and 20th century icon Salvador Dali.


Letter Signed By Samuel Johnson Sells For £13,200 + BP

Halls Auctioneers in Shrewsbury are thrilled to announce that a rare letter signed by Samuel Johnson has been sold at auction for an impressive £13,200 + BP (plus buyer’s premium)


Cooper, Hunt & de Breanski Paintings For Sale

Halls announce that paintings by 19th century artists Sidney Cooper, William Hunt & Alfred de Breanski have been consigned for the Fine Art, Antiques and Jewellery sale on the 22nd of March.