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Focus on some Great British Artists

British National Gallery

British art dates as far back as the country itself and a quick look at Wikipedia’s list of British artists will give you some idea of how many great artists it has given rise to. The earliest surviving British art is Stonehenge, and modern artists in Britain continue to make history. Some of the best known artists from a variety of eras are discussed below, but bear in mind this is only a tiny sampling of what this country has given us in the way of great artists. Read More Focus on some Great British Artists

Collecting Historical Coins

identifying historical coins

Coin collecting has been a popular hobby for many years, with collections often being passed on from one generation to the next. Most collectors tend to specialise in some way, focusing on theme (e.g. coins with a royal connection), a particular precious metal, specific currencies or countries or even coin type (such as collecting pennies with different year dates). Read More Collecting Historical Coins

Country House Sale

Wednesday 28th June, 11.00am

Over 450 Lots of Fine Art & Antiques to be offered at our Epping saleroom including Paintings, Prints & Drawings, Chinese Ceramics & Asian Art, Fine Silver, Jewellery & Pens, Clocks & Watches, Taxidermy, Tribal Art, Furniture, Ceramics, Glassware, Sculpture & More Read More Country House Sale

A Beginner’s Guide to Metal Detecting as a Hobby

man using metal detector

Any hobby that can be both a fun and an educational experience, is always popular with people of all ages. Metal detecting is exactly that kind of hobby, and as such is one that you might want to give a little consideration to taking up. To help you decide whether it really is a hobby for you, the following is a beginner’s guide to metal detecting, covering why detectorists love it and how you could get started. Read More A Beginner’s Guide to Metal Detecting as a Hobby