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Mid Century - Modern & Music two day valuation event

Mid Century - Modern & Music two day valuation event

This December we’re holding a special two-day valuation event here at Anderson & Garland in Newcastle. We’re looking for items to feature in The Modern Auction on 27th January and The Music Auction on 17th February 2022.

 
The Ian Penman Collection of Silver Age and Bronze Age American Comics

The Ian Penman Collection of Silver Age and Bronze Age American Comics

The man behind the collection

 
October Newsletter

October Newsletter

Hello and welcome to the Anderson & Garland October Newsletter.

 
Rare Banksy found in garage

Rare Banksy found in garage

North East Auction House finds rare and valuable Banksy at the back of a garage in Ponteland

 
Hidden archive of local artists work discovered in Morpeth

Hidden archive of local artists work discovered in Morpeth

Behind the façade of an ordinary house in Morpeth an amazing archive has been hidden awaiting discovery.

 
September Newsletter

September Newsletter

Welcome to our September Newsletter

 
Specialist Valuation Day –  13th & 14th October 2021

Specialist Valuation Day – 13th & 14th October 2021

This October we’re holding two specialist valuation day here at Anderson & Garland HQ in Newcastle.

 
September Auction Highlights

September Auction Highlights

Find out which lots stole the show in our recent September fine auctions

 
Four Top Toy Collecting Tips

Four Top Toy Collecting Tips

Julian Thomson, Anderson & Garland MD shares some top tip to follow when collecting toys.

 
A spotlight on Robert ‘Mouseman’ Thompson (1876-1955)

A spotlight on Robert ‘Mouseman’ Thompson (1876-1955)

Mouseman furniture has been in production for over a century and is still made by the family-run firm today, employing many of the traditional techniques used by Thompson himself.

Mouseman furniture is increasingly popular with buyers from the UK and overseas, and demand at auction is at an all-time high. Find out more about the man behind the iconic furniture and how the signature mouse began life.

 
How nostalgia fuels the collectors toy market

How nostalgia fuels the collectors toy market

Remember the James Bond Aston Martin with the working ejector seat? How about green and red Meccano? Did you ever wait eagerly for your father to bring home some new rolling stock for the Flying Scotsman, or rushing downstairs on Christmas morning to find the new Beano Annual under the tree?

 
Top 5 reasons to buy furniture at Auction

Top 5 reasons to buy furniture at Auction

Buying at auction can be overlooked for many reasons. Often perceived by the public as expensive, unaffordable, and rather daunting, however in reality, it couldn’t be more different to this. Auction houses are an Aladdin’s cave of rare finds and unique pieces that, more often than not, can be secured for a fraction of the price of their shop equivalents at retail prices.

Here are 5 top reasons to buy furniture at Auction.