Antonietta Brandeis (1849-1910) ‘The Piazza Santa Maria Novella’
signed lower right, oil on canvas, 38 x 50cm
Sold for:  £9,500


Global Reach

Halls Pictures Department hosts three auctions annually at our flagship Battlefield saleroom in Shrewsbury, selling a diverse range of oils, watercolours, prints and miniatures ranging from 17th century through to 21st century.  All sales are live online and presented to an exhibition standard for client viewing.  Through our database of clients developed over many years, in addition to live online bidding on several platforms, we are able to reach a growing national and international audience.

Specialist Knowledge

Our department boasts a dedicated full time specialist, James Forster, who brings a wealth of knowledge and experience gained with international auctioneers over the past two decades.

Dedicated Marketing

Halls is a member of the Association of Accredited Auctioneers, a consortium of British firms bridging the distance and language barriers to appeal to clients across the globe.

When you place your items with Halls you can be assured of the unrivaled personal service of your ‘local’ saleroom with the gravitas of an international business. Get in touch to find out more about your pictures and how we can help get the best results for you.


Recent Highlight:

David Shepherd (b.1930) ‘Cheetahs’ signed and dated ’83 lower right, oil on canvas Sold for: £25,000


Picture Auctions 2018:

Please click here for our forthcoming picture sales and opportunities to consign.  This also gives information about any of our valuation events coming up and our auctions.

Alternatively please click here for general information about selling with Halls Fine Art.


James Forster – Picture Specialist


If you would like to consign an item or need any advice on buying and selling at one of our picture auctions, please contact James directly.

T: 01743 450 713

E: [email protected]

Twitter: @HallsFineArt