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Clocks click in second sale

Longcases star and furniture impresses in latest North Yorkshire auction house outing

ACCLAIMED new writers suffer it when their second novel is panned, rock groups experience it when their second album fails to chart… shooting-star syndrome can also strike when fledgling auctioneers hold their second sale.

Happily for North Yorkshire dealers-turned-auctioneers Michael Scott and Paul Hodson, the second outing for Hutchinson Scott (20% buyer’s premium) at Bedale Hall on January 27-28 was 50% up on the £300,000 debut in September (ATG No 2262).

Another traditional ‘country house’ catalogue covering most collecting bases, it totalled £450,000 with some 70% of the 770 lots getting away.

More encouragingly, two of the market’s depressed areas – longcase clocks and English furniture – were the backbone of the success.

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Antiques Trade Gazette is the essential publication for everyone with a serious interest in art, antiques and collectables. Every week it is packed with up-to-the-minute news on the market, with individual items beautifully illustrated throughout. Since 1971 it has been the most reliable source of information on what is really happening at auctions in the UK and around the world. Each issue is filled with auction advertisements and detailed auction reports written by expert journalists. The Dealer’s Diary section keeps readers constantly updated on what is happening at the fairs and markets and in the galleries and shops. Market professionals and serious collectors throughout the world rely on ATG to keep them informed on developments and issues which shape the art market. It is here that they learn about the prices achieved at auction in every area - from antiquities to pop memorabilia, from impressionist paintings to Chinese art. With 500 or more art objects pictured, every issue is a treat to the eye and a visual education. Whatever the topic Antiques Trade Gazette is well-informed, up-to-date and entertaining.

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