33 Broughton Place
Edinburgh , Edinburgh
United Kingdom EH1 3RR
Telephone : +44 (0)131 557 8844
Fax : +44 (0)131 557 8668
Website : http://www.lyonandturnbull.com
Email : email@example.com
The Royal Academy of Arts
Piccadilly, Greater London
United Kingdom W1J 0BD
The Assembly House
United Kingdom NR2 1RQ
One Marylebone Street
London, Greater London
United Kingdom NW1 4GD
The Caledonian Club
9a Halkin Street
London, Greater London
United Kingdom SX1X 7DR
United Kingdom OX20 1PP
88 St James’s
London , Greater London
United Kingdom SW1A 1PL
11 Mitchell Lane
United Kingdom G1 3NU
St Neots, Cambridgeshire
United Kingdom PE19 7GB
By St Andrews, Fife
United Kingdom KY15 4SW
Founded in 1862 by Jonathan Lyon, Lyon & Turnbull is the oldest auction house in Scotland, and the largest independent U.K. auction house not based in London. The auction house has grown significantly in recent years, and has been named the fastest growing U.K. auction house, boasting salerooms in Edinburgh, London, and Glasgow. Lyon & Turnbull specializes in fine art, antiques, and jewelry. The auction house is a platinum member of Invaluable.com, and hosted 30 live auctions on the site in 2014. Lyon & Turnbull typically hosts at least 30 auctions each year.Read more
Founded in 1862 by Jonathan Lyon, Lyon & Turnbull is the oldest auction house in Scotland, and the largest independent U.K. auction house not based in London. The auction house has grown significantly in recent years, and has been named the fastest growing U.K. auction house, boasting salerooms in Edinburgh, London, and Glasgow. Lyon & Turnbull specializes in fine art, antiques, and jewelry. The auction house is a platinum member of Invaluable.com, and hosted 30 live auctions on the site in 2014. Lyon & Turnbull typically hosts at least 30 auctions each year.
In its storied history, Lyon & Turnbull famously sold a pair of silk bloomers that belonged to Queen Victoria for $14,940. The auction house also uncovered a valuable previously unrecorded plate from artist Francesco Xanto Avelli in 2011, selling for £391,250. Additionally, Lyon & Turnbull broke records with the more than £4 million sale of the Drambuie art collection.
The auction house's specialties are in fine art, antiques, and jewelry. Departments within Lyon & Turnbull include fine antiques, decorative arts, Asian art, fine paintings and sculpture, Scottish art, silver, and works on paper.
Lyon & Turnbull offers auction estimate valuations as a complimentary service by email, phone, mail, in person, or at regularly scheduled valuation days. Professional valuation services are also available, offering inheritance tax, capital gains tax, and other tax valuations. Sellers may offer items on auction consignment, or in private sales for single items or collections.
When buying at auction with Lyon & Turnbull, bidders are encouraged to view items online or in person. Condition reports are available, as well as additional images. Upcoming auction schedules are available on the Lyon & Turnbull website. In person, absentee, telephone, and live online bidding with Invaluable.com are available.
Follow the latest news on the Lyon & Turnbull website, subscribe to the auction house's bi-annual International View magazine, and stay in touch on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, and LinkedIn.Read less
October 14, 2015, 10:00 AM BST
Edinburgh, UKPlatinum House Live Auction
An Important Early Victorian Horse Racing Trophy - Doncaster 1844 Hunt and Roskell, London 1844, modelled as an equestrian group, with a Lord and Lady on horseback with an archer standing giving directions, possibly intended to be Robin Hood with ...
Estimate : £35,000 - £45,000Register to bid
An Important early Victorian Racing Trophy Reilly and Storer, London 1843, modelled as "The Death of The Douglas" two knights on horseback with a foot soldier/archer having just loosed his arrow at Douglas, a dead stag underfoot, naturalistic base...
Estimate : £30,000 - £40,000Register to bid
VICTORIAN OAK AND PAINTED SIDEBOARD MANNER OF A. W. N. PUGIN, MID 19TH CENTURY of Gothic style, the carved panelled back with five painted shields, the moulded eared rectangular top above a frieze drawer with two further shields, flanked by two cup...
Estimate : £20,000 - £30,000Register to bid