Surrey Antique & Fine Art Auctions – Ewbank’s Auctioneers & Valuers Woking
Antique & Fine Art Auctioneers & Valuers
Chris Ewbank is a Chartered Arts and Antiques Surveyor
About Ewbanks Auctioneers
Ewbank’s are Surrey’s Premier Antique and Fine Art Auction Rooms. We are Members of the Society of Fine Art Auctioneers and Valuers and Chris Ewbank is also a Chartered Arts and Antiques Surveyor and Chairman of the Association of Accredited Auctioneers.
We hold regular Antiques and Fine Art Auctions and provide valuations for sale, probate and insurance.
We hold 4 Silver and Jewellery, Antique & Fine Art and Specialist sales each year and a comprehensive range of other antique auctions throughout the year including the following;
Antique and Collectors’
Oil Paintings, Watercolours & Prints
Music & Sporting Memorabilia
Film / TV Entertainment Memorabilia
Fine Wines & Spirits
Toys & Collectibles
Asian & Eastern Art
Militaria & Medals
20th Century Art and Design
See the calendar below for the sale dates.
Auctions Schedule for Ewbank's 2018
January - July 2018
|Contemporary Art & Modern British Paintings Auction||18th January, 10:00am|
|Antique & Collectors' Auction||24th January, 10:00am|
|Antique & Collectors' Auction||14th February, 10:00am|
|Militaria, Scientific Instruments, Photography, Books, Stamps & Collectables||15th February, 10:00am|
|Antique & Collectors' Auction||28th February, 10:00am|
|Toys & Models Auction||1st March, 10:00am|
|Entertainment & Memorabilia Auction||1st March, 12:00pm|
|Vintage Posters Auction||2nd March, 12:00pm|
|Jewellery, Watches & Coins Auction||21st March, 10:00am|
|Silver, Antiques & Fine Art Auction||22nd March, 10:00am|
|Antique Furniture & Clocks Auction||23rd March, 10:00am|
|Antique & Collectors' Auction||11th April, 10:00am|
|Asian Art Auction||12th April, 10:00am|
|Vintage Fashion & Textiles Auction||12th April, 2:00pm|
|Decorative Arts Auction||26th April, 10:00am|
|Contemporary Art & Modern British Paintings Auction||26th April, 2:00pm|
|Antique & Collectors' Auction||9th May, 10:00am|
|Garden Furniture & Statuary Auction||10th May, 10:00am|
|Fine Wines & Spirits Auction||10th May, 12:00pm|
|Antique & Collectors' Auction||30th May, 10:00am|
|Toys & Models Auction||31st May, 10:00am|
|Entertainment & Memorabilia Auction||31st May, 12:00pm|
|Vintage Posters Auction||1st June, 12:00pm|
|Jewellery, Watches & Coins Auction||20th June, 10:00am|
|Silver, Antiques & Fine Art Auction||21st June, 10:00am|
|Antique Furniture & Clocks Auction||22nd June, 10:00am|
|Antique & Collectors' Auction||11th July, 10:00am|
|Asian Art Auction||12th July, 10:00am|
|Vintage Fashion & Textiles Auction||12th July, 2:00pm|
|Decorative Arts Auction||26th July, 10:00am|
|Contemporary Art & Modern British Paintings||26th July, 2:00pm|
|Art On A Postcard at The Other Art Fair, Bristol||29th July, 10:00am|
|Antique & Collectors' Auction||12th July, 10:00am|
|Contemporary Art & Modern British Paintings Auction||27th July, 10:00am|
|Fine Wines & Spirits Auction||2nd August, 10:00am|
|Antique & Collectors' Auction||2nd August, 11:30am|
|Antique & Collectors' Auction||23rd August, 10:00am|
|Horse Tack Auction||23rd August, 3:00pm|
|Photographic, Books, Maps, Stamps & Militaria Auction||24th August, 10:00am|
|Jewellery, Watches & Silver Auction||20th September, 10:00am|
|Fine Art & Antiques Auction||21st September, 10:00am|
|Antique Furniture & Clocks Auction||22nd September, 10:00am|
|Toys & Models Auction||5th October, 10:00am|
|Entertainment & Memorabilia Auction||5th October, 12:00pm|
|Vintage Posters Auction||6th October, 12:00pm|
|Antique & Collectors' Auction||11th October, 10:00am|
|The Adrian Cowdry Collection of Movie Memorabilia Auction, Part 1||12th October, 2:00pm|
|The Adrian Cowdry Collection of James Bond Memorabilia Auction, Part 2||13th October, 2:00pm|
|Decorative Arts Auction||26th October, 10:00am|
|Contemporary Art & Modern British Paintings Auction||26th October, 3:00pm|
|Antique & Collectors' Auction||8th November, 10:00am|
|Asian Art Auction||9th November, 10:00am|
|Vintage Fashion, Textiles & Sewing Auction||9th November, 3:00pm|
|Jewellery, Watches & Silver Auction||29th November, 10:00am|
|Fine Art & Antiques Auction||30th November, 10:00am|
|Antique Furnitue & Clocks Auction||1st December, 10:00am|
|Christmas Auction||13th December, 10:00am|
|Fine Wines & Spirits Auction||13th December, 12:00pm|
|Toys & Models Auction||14th December, 10:00am|
|Entertainment & Memorabilia Auction||14th December, 12:00pm|
|Vintage Posters Auction||15th December, 12:00pm|
|Antique & Collectors' Auction||20th December, 10:00am|
Auction Times & Viewings
Auction sales are normally held on Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays. They usually start at 10.30am, however this can vary so please check before the auction. Viewing times vary, but are always at least on the day of the sale, contact the auctioneer for details. We are not open for viewings on Bank Holiday Mondays.
Dates are published annually. The calendar, from the auctioneer’s website is shown below, and is not normally changed, but buyers are always advised to check before making a long journey.
We hope that you will come to a sale; buying at auction can be rewarding and fun and many become addicted to the excitement of the auction sale.
All sales are fully illustrated whenever possible. Catalogues with illustrations are published on the Ewbanks website approximately two weeks before the sales. Images for Antique and Collectors’ sales are uploaded onto the site the Friday before the auction.
Buying – Auction Catalogues
Catalogues for Silver and Jewellery, Antique & Fine Art and Specialist sales are normally posted on our website about 10 days before the auction and for other sales on the Friday afternoon before a Wednesday sale.
Categories on the auction catalogue include Antique Furniture, Books, Ceramics, Clocks, Coins, Dec Arts, Fishing, Garden Statuary, General Miscellanea, Glass, Jewellery, Maps, Militaria & Medals, Musical Instruments & Musical Objects, Oil Paintings, Watercolours & Prints, Persian Rugs, Objects & Works of Art, Portrait Miniatures, Silver, Silver Plate, Toys & Dolls, Tribal, Rare Wines.
To search current the auction catalogues and make bids in current auctions visit the website: Ewbank’s Auctioneers.
Buying - Can Anyone Attend View Or Bid At Auctions?
When I Buy A Lot Are There Any Charges Other Than The Hammer Price?
Yes all major auctioneers levy a Buyer’s Premium on the hammer price and ours including VAT is 27% (22.5%+VAT).
Live bidding platforms charge an additional percentage which is payable by the buyer (usually 3% plus VAT).
Buyers should note that storage charges are payable where they do not collect promptly.
Buying At Auctions - More Info
Selling At Auctions
We hold four Quarterly Fine auctions each year, 12 monthly Collectors’ auctions and numerous specialist sales. We are well known in Surrey and Hampshire because we have been in business as Ewbank Auctioneers since 1990, occupying prominent high profile premises in probably the best location in the South of England, close to the A3 and M25. The auction rooms are 4 miles from Guildford and the same distance from Woking main line station (London Waterloo 25 minutes).
The building has recently been refurbished with new insulation, new heating and air conditioning, new lighting, a new reception area and additional auction floor space with a second saleroom on the first floor. The new modern interior provides over 6,000 sq feet on two floor and is an intimate and sympathetic setting for the display of antiques and fine art.
Chris Ewbank andd Tim Duggan head up our probate department which deals with probate valuations and sales. In addition we advise executors on security and provide safe-keeping facilities for valuable items. Clients usually come to us because we have acted for them before or we have been recommended by friends or professional advisers.
You can also see the terms & conditions on the Ewbank’s website.
Commission On Sales
Commission is charged to sellers calculated per lot, as follows:
• Vendor’s commission 15%
• Loss and damage warranty 1.5%
• Internet and marketing charge £10 per lot (applies to both sold and unsold lots)
• Charge for printed catalogue illustrations £10 per lot (applies to both sold and unsold lots)
• All charges are plus VAT
Rates negotiable for high value lots and collections
Details may change after the date of publication of this advert – so check the Ewbank’s website for current details & terms and conditions or contact the office on 01483 223 101 please mention all about Weybridge website.
We prepare detailed insurance schedules to enable clients to ensure that they are maintaining adequate insurance cover for their antiques, fine art and collections. These schedules can be backed up with digital images.
We have access to specialist advice including Oil paintings and Water-colours, Silver, Jewellery, Oriental Works of Art, Antique Furniture and Ceramics.
We specialise in providing a valuation service for executors, including detailed discussions on valuations, security, family division and sale by auction.
Valuable items can be removed to our premises for safekeeping. It is important for executors to be able to show that they have used due diligence in making returns to the Capital Taxes Office.
The basis of valuations is an assessment of market value and as auctioneers who are constantly in the market place we are ideally equipped to carry out probate valuations.
Free Valuations For Sale
Valuations By Email
Send an image to us with approximate dimensions and we can advise on sale value.
Email your image to email@example.com
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