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Paul Mathews

Joining GROSVENOR in a consultancy role this month is Paul Mathews, a well-known figure in the stamp world, formerly of Stanley Gibbons and Spink.

After a peripatetic childhood (his father served in the R.A.F.), and coming from a collecting family, it was nevertheless a big move for Paul when he came to London in 1977 to take up a position in the Rare Stamps Department of Stanley Gibbons Ltd.  A … Read more...

 

Great Expectations

Lot 655

The autumn season at GROSVENOR continued on 25th-26th October with arguably the most interesting, balanced auction of traditional Great Britain to have been offered for some time. Pre-sale attendances during private and public viewing days were exceptionally high and a very fine total sale result of £938,637 was just reward.

As was noted during the September British Empire & Foreign Countries auction, lots created from the unusual collection … Read more...

 

Auction of Great Britain Postage Stamps and Postal History

Sale Number: 118

Wednesday 25th October 2017 at 11 am and 2.00 pm
Thursday 26th October
 2017 at 11 am and 2.00 pm

A fine and varied auction, the property of 100 vendors, featuring the first offering of Essays, Proofs and Trials from the exceptional collection of Dr Peter Young, FRPSL, the extensive and unusual collections of Telegraph and Revenue Stamps formed by the late Prof. Iain Stevenson, FRPSL, interesting … Read more...