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Merry Christmas to All

The Grosvenor office will be closed for the festive season from 5pm on Friday 22nd December and will reopen at 9:30am on Tuesday 2nd January. We wish all our clients a very Merry Christmas, a Happy New Year and look forward to being at your service in 2018.  Our Spring auction season is quietly in preparation (some of us continue to work amongst the tinsel and turkey) and further consignments … Read more...

 

Nothing Burns Like The Cold

It was a cold day outside on the Strand but it soon warmed up in the Grosvenor saleroom when the bidding got started at the British Empire & Foreign Countries auction on November 29th.

Star item in the exceptional collection of Antarctica formed by the late Fred Goldberg was the 1911 Roald Amundsen expedition envelope (lot 1163, left), the only known example to have travelled to Antarctica and sent on … Read more...