Signs Of An Early Spring

The welcome early spring warmth on the London streets encouraged a strong attendance at the auction of British Empire & Foreign Countries, the first of Grosvenor’s Spring 2019 sales, held on February 21. Room bidders joined with internet, telephone and ‘book’ contributors around the world to create a series of most encouraging results and an overall sale total of £420,172.

As the stamp market continues its evolution from traditional patterns … Read more...


2019 Year of Change

Andrew Williams has been appointed Managing Director of Grosvenor Auctions and
Tom Margalski as Office Manager at the start of an important year for the company. Chris Lawrence continues as Director of Finance and James Grist as Chairman.

Nick Mansell is leaving the company in order to devote himself full time to his stamp dealing activities and we wish Nick every success with his future plans. Nick was one of … Read more...


Spring Schedule 2019

Our Spring 2019 Schedule is as follows (auctions may be held over two or more days when appropriate).

Vendor consignments for future auctions are cordially invited, each auction closing for entries approximately two months before the date of sale. Commission charges for vendors are fully inclusive with no hidden ‘add-ons’.  Settlement payments are renowned for their promptness and reliability.  Contact us today for further information and free confidential advice.

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November Highlights

The two November auctions at Grosvenor presented a wide range of fascinating material for specialists and achieved an impressive combined total realisation of £1,398,890.

The auction of Specialised Great Britain held on November 15-16 featured the exceptional collection formed by the late John Harding and an unusually comprehensive collection of first day covers formed by Eric Neville Cheadle which contained rare items from all reigns. From this latter collection a … Read more...


November Auctions

Sales 125 & 126

Great Britain Specialised: Thursday 15th – Friday 16th November

Featuring the exceptional collection of the late John Harding FRPSL, the Eric Neville Cheadle collection of rare First Day Covers and the ‘Bristol’ collection of 1879–80 Tender Essays

British Empire and Foreign: Tuesday 20th November

Featuring the fine Bill Hall collection of Barbados, Basutoland from the exceptional collection formed by Allen Wood FRPSL, the latest in our … Read more...


Rise of the Pharaohs

The British Empire & Foreign Countries auction held at Grosvenor’s Strand saleroom on 19th and 20th September, was a four session sale, the third of these over-running by a full 40 minutes due entirely to the intensity of the bidding, received pre-auction, by telephone and online on the day in competition with a strong attendance aroused by a presentation of Egypt that included much fine and rare material from … Read more...