Press

Selected press highlights from past auctions.

PODCAST: Charlotte Metcalf and Ed Vaizey talk to Thomas Del Mar about a clever plan to help fund Westminster Abbey, The Wallace Collection and Grange Festival Module

PODCAST: Charlotte Metcalf and Ed Vaizey talk to Thomas Del Mar about a clever plan to help fund Westminster Abbey, The Wallace Collection and Grange Festival

18th April 2021
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Olympia Auctions will help the organisers of The Grange Festival with the events in spring and early summer Module

Olympia Auctions will help the organisers of The Grange Festival with the events in spring and early summer

12th April 2021
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Bid farewell to buyer's guilt at Olympia Auctions' British and Continental Pictures and Prints sale on 6th May Module

Bid farewell to buyer's guilt at Olympia Auctions' British and Continental Pictures and Prints sale on 6th May

10th April 2021
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Olympia Auctions partners with institutions for fundraising initiative Module

Olympia Auctions partners with institutions for fundraising initiative

3rd April 2021
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Flowers on a Window Sill (1978) by Winifred Nicholson in a series of fundraising sales held by Olympia Auctions Module

Flowers on a Window Sill (1978) by Winifred Nicholson in a series of fundraising sales held by Olympia Auctions

31st March 2021
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Olympia Auctions backs Cultural Institutions in wake of funding issues caused by Coronavirus Module

Olympia Auctions backs Cultural Institutions in wake of funding issues caused by Coronavirus

25th March 2021
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Imagination Saves the Day.  Three Institutions dented by the pandemic are to benefit from a sale with a difference Module

Imagination Saves the Day. Three Institutions dented by the pandemic are to benefit from a sale with a difference

24th March 2021
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Auction House to Donate Slice of Commission to Cultural Institutions Module

Auction House to Donate Slice of Commission to Cultural Institutions

12th March 2021
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Auction Insider interview with Matthew Barton Module

Auction Insider interview with Matthew Barton

8th February 2021
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Iznik tiles and silver in Matthew Barton's auction Module

Iznik tiles and silver in Matthew Barton's auction

18th January 2021
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Iznik tiles and Chinese porcelain in the European and Asian Works of Art auction on 18th November Module

Iznik tiles and Chinese porcelain in the European and Asian Works of Art auction on 18th November

16th December 2020
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Bidders battle for German armour Module

Bidders battle for German armour

7th December 2020
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Three abundances at Olympia Auctions Module

Three abundances at Olympia Auctions

30th November 2020
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A fine collection of Islamic tiles coming to auction Module

A fine collection of Islamic tiles coming to auction

18th November 2020
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A selection of largely Damascus tiles from a private European collector is being sold by auction Module

A selection of largely Damascus tiles from a private European collector is being sold by auction

12th November 2020
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Preview: A fine collection of some 40 Islamic tiles dating from the 16th to 18th centuries Module

Preview: A fine collection of some 40 Islamic tiles dating from the 16th to 18th centuries

10th November 2020
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The European and Asian Works of Art sale at Olympia Auctions on November 18 includes a fine collection of Islamic tiles. Module

The European and Asian Works of Art sale at Olympia Auctions on November 18 includes a fine collection of Islamic tiles.

8th November 2020
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Matthew Parris writes about his 'In Conversation' with Emma Bridgewater at Olympia Auctions Module

Matthew Parris writes about his 'In Conversation' with Emma Bridgewater at Olympia Auctions

11th March 2020
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High prices for a much-missed circus supremo Module

High prices for a much-missed circus supremo

10th March 2020
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Nell Gifford's magic lives on in her art Module

Nell Gifford's magic lives on in her art

17th February 2020
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An auction of Nell Gifford's circus paintings Module

An auction of Nell Gifford's circus paintings

16th February 2020
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Nell Gifford's Paintings and Drawings of Circus Life comes to auction Module

Nell Gifford's Paintings and Drawings of Circus Life comes to auction

5th February 2020
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Three sisters: Emma Bridgewater, Nell Gifford and Clover Stroud Module

Three sisters: Emma Bridgewater, Nell Gifford and Clover Stroud

15th January 2020
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Antique Trade Talks - Matthew Barton Module

Antique Trade Talks - Matthew Barton

19th September 2019
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Thomas Del Mar to sell important collection of arms and armour Module

Thomas Del Mar to sell important collection of arms and armour

19th June 2019
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Capital gains: The wider choice available in the London auction scene Module

Capital gains: The wider choice available in the London auction scene

19th June 2019
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A highlight of the British and Continental Pictures auction on 17th April is explored by Huon Mallalieu Module

A highlight of the British and Continental Pictures auction on 17th April is explored by Huon Mallalieu

24th May 2019
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Antiques Trade Talks – an interview with Anabel Yorke of Olympia Auctions Module

Antiques Trade Talks – an interview with Anabel Yorke of Olympia Auctions

24th April 2019
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The British and Continental Pictures Auction on the 17th April at Olympia Auctions is particularly strong in modern British pictures Module

The British and Continental Pictures Auction on the 17th April at Olympia Auctions is particularly strong in modern British pictures

1st April 2019
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Artist Amy Shuckburgh is interviewed on London Live about her pictures in the Motherhood exhibition at Olympia Auctions Module

Artist Amy Shuckburgh is interviewed on London Live about her pictures in the Motherhood exhibition at Olympia Auctions

15th February 2019
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The 25 Blythe Road auctions collective is relaunching under the brand of Olympia Auctions Module

The 25 Blythe Road auctions collective is relaunching under the brand of Olympia Auctions

29th January 2019
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De Waal Netsuke collection brings welcome addition to Blythe Road auction Module

De Waal Netsuke collection brings welcome addition to Blythe Road auction

8th December 2018
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Japanese netsuke sculptures to sell for charity Module

Japanese netsuke sculptures to sell for charity

15th November 2018
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Why Japanese arts and crafts are finding a following among youthful collectors Module

Why Japanese arts and crafts are finding a following among youthful collectors

6th November 2018
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Edmund de Waal’s netsuke, immortalised in his memoir, go on sale Module

Edmund de Waal’s netsuke, immortalised in his memoir, go on sale

19th October 2018
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Writer and ceramicist Edmund de Waal's famed netsuke collection go on long term loan to Vienna and under the hammer Module

Writer and ceramicist Edmund de Waal's famed netsuke collection go on long term loan to Vienna and under the hammer

15th October 2018
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British & Continental Pictures and Prints Auction Module

British & Continental Pictures and Prints Auction

13th October 2018
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Affordable art Module

Affordable art

3rd October 2018
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The latest Thomas Del Mar Ltd sale of Antique Arms Module

The latest Thomas Del Mar Ltd sale of Antique Arms

29th August 2018
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Six works sold or offered for under £900 including watercolour by a Victorian ‘prodigy of manual skill’ Module

Six works sold or offered for under £900 including watercolour by a Victorian ‘prodigy of manual skill’

3rd August 2018
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Thomas Del Mar Ltd in News in pictures Module

Thomas Del Mar Ltd in News in pictures

23rd June 2018
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Remarkable military insignia collection displays its charm at Thomas Del Mar auction Module

Remarkable military insignia collection displays its charm at Thomas Del Mar auction

8th May 2018
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Saleroom selection: five lots from former V&A director’s collection offered at auction Module

Saleroom selection: five lots from former V&A director’s collection offered at auction

4th April 2018
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Object lessons: a falangcai bowl that could set a new record for Chinese porcelain Module

Object lessons: a falangcai bowl that could set a new record for Chinese porcelain

27th March 2018
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A former V&A director's collection goes under the hammer Module

A former V&A director's collection goes under the hammer

13th March 2018
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Get a handle on the pistols market Module

Get a handle on the pistols market

3rd February 2018
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The 18th-century duelling pistols which ended up in the hands of a notorious British spy Module

The 18th-century duelling pistols which ended up in the hands of a notorious British spy

4th January 2018
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Early Brits Fitz the bill at Olympia Auctions auction Module

Early Brits Fitz the bill at Olympia Auctions auction

18th November 2017
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The Olympia Arms Fair to be held on 30th September at Pillar Hall, London Module

The Olympia Arms Fair to be held on 30th September at Pillar Hall, London

9th November 2017
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Olympia Auctions announces Film Poster & Memorabilia online auction Module

Olympia Auctions announces Film Poster & Memorabilia online auction

9th November 2017
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Thomas Del Mar launches new west London militaria fair Module

Thomas Del Mar launches new west London militaria fair

26th August 2017
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Zettler glass added to Del Mar’s specialist armory Module

Zettler glass added to Del Mar’s specialist armory

12th August 2017
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Victorian silver snuffbox with Montefiore crest takes £40,000 at Blythe Road auction Module

Victorian silver snuffbox with Montefiore crest takes £40,000 at Blythe Road auction

10th June 2017
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Asian Art at Blythe Road sale Module

Asian Art at Blythe Road sale

4th May 2017
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Tips on buying a gun at auction Module

Tips on buying a gun at auction

18th April 2017
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A potential house record for 25 Blythe Road Module

A potential house record for 25 Blythe Road

7th March 2017
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Photos from the 1890s show Thailand before the tourism boom Module

Photos from the 1890s show Thailand before the tourism boom

17th January 2017
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Very rare Elizabethan jack of plate armour bought by the V&A at Thomas Del Mar auction Module

Very rare Elizabethan jack of plate armour bought by the V&A at Thomas Del Mar auction

13th December 2016
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Nepalese bronze sets house record for Matthew Barton Module

Nepalese bronze sets house record for Matthew Barton

24th November 2016
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How to get a bargain at auction Module

How to get a bargain at auction

17th November 2016
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MacKinnon Clan Chief portrait up for auction Module

MacKinnon Clan Chief portrait up for auction

15th April 2016
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A rare occasion to see works of Edward Hartwig Module

A rare occasion to see works of Edward Hartwig

15th March 2016
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Arnaud Delas – Photographs Auction at Olympia Auctions Module

Arnaud Delas – Photographs Auction at Olympia Auctions

15th March 2016
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For the person who has everything… Module

For the person who has everything…

12th February 2016
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Ninety years of film posters and memorabilia at Olympia Auctions Module

Ninety years of film posters and memorabilia at Olympia Auctions

29th October 2015
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Indian and Islamic sculpture auction Module

Indian and Islamic sculpture auction

8th June 2015
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