November 2020
British & International Pictures Online

British & International Pictures Online

The November British & International Pictures Auction features an outstanding collection of paintings including two fine Edward Atkinson Hornels, the best William Stewart MacGeorge to be offered at auction for decades, three very different oils by George Henry and two impressive works by Sir John Lavery. George Houston's work also features strongly and as always there's a big contingent of Scottish paintings. Indian paintings feature again with two strong works by Jamini Roy. Other fine pictures include a stunning Alberto Morrocco, and iconic examples by Anne Redpath and Mary Fedden. 

For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

This online auction features artworks spanning many eras and origins, including contemporary Scottish art and a strong contingent of late 19th century and early 20th century British & International watercolours, oils and prints. These are offered at attractive estimates providing both new and established buyers the perfect opportunity to discover the joys of building an art collection.

Entries are currently invited for the next auction. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


Contemporary Pictures Online

Contemporary Pictures Online

This online auction has over 100 lots of Scottish Contemporary Art.

McTear's holds The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction every six weeks. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Jewellery Auction

The Jewellery Auction

McTear’s dedicated jewellery auctions take place every three weeks at our Glasgow galleries. These sales feature around 200 items with estimates ranging from £50 to £50,000.

Entries are currently invited for the next auction taking place on the 13th of December. For a free auction valuation, please email images to amy@mctears.co.uk or alternatively, phone us on 0141 880 2880


The Clocks, Scientific & Musical Instruments Auction

The Clocks, Scientific & Musical Instruments Auction

Hosted every twelve weeks, this auction boasts a wonderful variety of objects from the near and distant past.

This upcoming auction includes a real assortment of wonders, with a little something for everyone. Included in this sale is an extraodinary regulator longcase clock by Gaydon of Brentford, as well as some beuatiful champleve enamel mantel clocks, and a violin or two for good measure!

Entries are currently invited for the next auction taking place on 26th February. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction

The Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction

Hosted every six weeks, this auction boasts a wonderful variety of objects from the near and distant past.

This upcoming auction includes a real assortment of wonders, with a little something for everyone. An impressive 19th century ornithological taxidermy display - comprising eighteen exotic birds (!) - is one lot that's certainly not to be missed. The same can be said for a number of other pieces from that era, including a beautiful boulle pier cabinet and a double barelled percussion pistol. A very fine collection of military lots is another highlight of this auction catalogue, with 75 lots of medals and militaria due to go under the hammer in this sale. 

Entries are currently invited for the next auction taking place on 15 January. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Sporting Medals & Trophies Auction

The Sporting Medals & Trophies Auction

Often marking an important moment in sporting history, sports medals and trophies have significance to more than just the recipient. Such objects have certainly proven popular at auction with sports fans and collectors alike, with past hammer prices ranging from the tens to the ten-thousands of pounds.

This auction features a host of sporting history from the worlds of football, golf and  more. An unmissable auction highlight is a collection of medals and ephemera relating to footballing father and son duo James and Harry McMenemy, including a number of Jimmy's Celtic medals and his medal from Partick Thistle F.C.'s only Scottish Cup win.

Amongst the other unmissable lots included within this auction are a rare gold medal awarded to George Toone of Notts County in 1896, a late 19th century Scottish English league medal awarded to footballing legend Dan Doyle, an iconic Scottish Rugby World Cup jersey worn by David Sole, an impressively expansive sporting autograph album and a number of early 20th century silver sailing trophies. 

Entries are currently invited for the next auction taking place on 26 February. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The British & International Pictures Auction

The British & International Pictures Auction

The November British & International Pictures Auction features an outstanding collection of paintings including two fine Edward Atkinson Hornels, the best William Stewart MacGeorge to be offered at auction for decades, three very different oils by George Henry and two impressive works by Sir John Lavery. George Houston's work also features strongly and as always there's a big contingent of Scottish paintings. Indian paintings feature again with two strong works by Jamini Roy. Other fine pictures include a stunning Alberto Morrocco, and iconic examples by Anne Redpath and Mary Fedden. 

For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors auctions are held fortnightly. This auction has items that would interest everyone, with normally around 400-600 lots which include jewellery, watches, stamps, pictures, furniture, silver, ceramics, glass and vintage toys.  This is an exciting auction to be part of and if you are looking to experience the excitement of either selling or buying, come along to McTear’s to be included in this well attended auction.


The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction

The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction

For over 10 years, McTear’s has held an enviable position at the heart of Scotland’s thriving contemporary art scene. Strong relationships have been forged with the country’s leading artists, with the finest examples from these contemporary masters moving effortlessly from the McTear’s saleroom into the galleries and homes of the world’s leading collectors - many at record prices. Whether it is a Howson, Bellany or Byrne, you can rest assured McTear’s team of skilled art specialists will ensure your work is placed in front of the widest selection of potential buyers at home and overseas.

McTear's holds The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction every six weeks. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Rare & Fine Whisky Auction

The Rare & Fine Whisky Auction

The November 6 Rare & Fine Whisky Auction has an eclectic mix of extremely rare spirits, such as the Macallan Gran Reserva cask no. 51 expected to sell for £25,000-£30,000, and a 10cl decanter of the superb Dalmore 50 years old with an estimate of £2,000-£3,000, but also some much more affordable whiskies. Wither it be for investment or enjoyment, there is something for everyone’s taste and budget.

Entries are currently invited for the December 16 Rare and Fine Whisky and Wine Auction. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk

               


Jewellery Online

Jewellery Online

Entries are currently invited for the next auction taking place on the 20th of November. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Jewellery Auction

The Jewellery Auction

McTear’s holds dedicated Jewellery Auctions every three weeks. These special events attract consignments and bidders from all over the world, featuring around 200 items with estimates ranging from £50 to £50,000. 

Entries are currently invited for the next auction taking place on the 20th of November. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Watches Auction

The Watches Auction

McTear’s is the only auctioneer in the country to hold regular, dedicated watches auctions. These six-weekly events showcase watches with estimates ranging from £50 to £50,000. With a truly international audience bidding live online, watches are able to reach their full market potential.

Entries are currently invited for this auction. From Rolex to Omega, Breitling to Longines, visit our Glasgow Galleries for a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk

October 2020
Jewellery Online

Jewellery Online

Entries are currently invited for the next auction taking place on the 20th of November. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

This online auction features artworks spanning many eras and origins, including contemporary Scottish art and a strong contingent of late 19th century and early 20th century British & International watercolours, oils and prints. These are offered at attractive estimates providing both new and established buyers the perfect opportunity to discover the joys of building an art collection.

Entries are currently invited for the next auction. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors auctions are held fortnightly. This auction has items that would interest everyone, with normally around 400-600 lots which include jewellery, watches, stamps, pictures, furniture, silver, ceramics, glass and vintage toys.  This is an exciting auction to be part of and if you are looking to experience the excitement of either selling or buying, come along to McTear’s to be included in this well attended auction.


The Coins & Banknotes Auction

The Coins & Banknotes Auction

McTear’s holds dedicated Coins & Banknotes Auctions every six weeks. The only of their kind in the country, these special events attract consignments and bidders from all over the world. From old banknotes to brand new gold coins, there is a place for everything in this auction.

For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


Silver, Asian Works of Art & Ceramics Online

Silver, Asian Works of Art & Ceramics Online

This online auction has Silver, Asian Works of Art & Ceramics to bid on.

Entries are currently invited for the next run of Silver, Asian Works of Art and Ceramics Auctions taking place in January 2021. 

For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

This online auction features artworks spanning many eras and origins, including contemporary Scottish art and a strong contingent of late 19th century and early 20th century British & International watercolours, oils and prints.  Included in this sale are some atmospheric etchings by Reginald Green and William Crawford Appleby, and fine watercolours of the Scottish coastline by John Hamilton Glass and Wat Miller. These are offered at attractive estimates providing both new and established buyers the perfect opportunity to discover the joys of building an art collection.

For a complimentary valuation please contact Jenny MacLeod on 0141 810 2880 or email pictures@mctears.co.uk


The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors auctions are held fortnightly. This auction has items that would interest everyone, with normally around 400-600 lots which include jewellery, watches, stamps, pictures, furniture, silver, ceramics, glass and vintage toys.  This is an exciting auction to be part of and if you are looking to experience the excitement of either selling or buying, come along to McTear’s to be included in this well attended auction.


Contemporary Pictures Online

Contemporary Pictures Online

McTear's holds The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction every six weeks. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Jewellery Auction

The Jewellery Auction

McTear’s holds dedicated Jewellery Auctions every three weeks. These special events attract consignments and bidders from all over the world, featuring around 200 items with estimates ranging from £50 to £50,000. 

Highlights of this sale include a beautiful diamond necklace (lot 1400A) estimated at £30,000 - £40,000 an impressive emerald and diamond pendant (lot 1427) estimated ta £3000 - £4000 and a wide variety of diamond and coloured gem set jewellery!

Entries are currently invited for the next auction taking place on the 1st of November. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction

The Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction

Hosted every six weeks, this auction boasts a wonderful variety of objects from the near and distant past. Works of art in bronze, ivory and treen feature alongside fine furniture, rugs and carpets, textiles and costume, as well as medals and military archives.

For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Silver Auction

The Silver Auction

Silver from the Queen Anne, Victorian, Georgian, William IV and Edwardian eras are amongst the splendid lots which routinely feature in this specialist auction, the only one of its kind in Scotland. Alongside trinket boxes, tea services, trays and tableware, this auction sees unique silver objets d'art, rare silver curiosities and Scottish Provincial silver gems.  

For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk.


The Asian Works of Art Auction

The Asian Works of Art Auction

This international auction is dedicated to artworks in ceramic, bronze, ivory, jade and wood, as well as metal work, painting and textiles from China, Japan, Korea, Indian as well as the Middle East. 

For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The British & Continental Ceramics & Glass Auction

The British & Continental Ceramics & Glass Auction

This international auction showcases impressive ceramics and glass from Britain and across the continent. Highlights regularly include Lalique, Daum, Murano, Moorcroft, Meissen, Royal Worcester, Royal Crown Derby, Royal Dux and Royal Doulton.

For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk

 


Coins, Jewellery & Watches Online

Coins, Jewellery & Watches Online

This online auction has coins, Jewellery and Watches to bid on!  

Entries are currently invited for the next sale taking place on the 1st November. 

For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors auctions are held fortnightly. This auction has items that would interest everyone, with normally around 400-600 lots which include jewellery, watches, stamps, pictures, furniture, silver, ceramics, glass and vintage toys.  This is an exciting auction to be part of and if you are looking to experience the excitement of either selling or buying, come along to McTear’s to be included in this well attended auction.

September 2020
Coins, Jewellery & Watches Online

Coins, Jewellery & Watches Online

This online auction has coins, Jewellery and Watches to bid on!  

Entries are currently invited for the next sale taking place on the 1st November. 

For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


Contemporary Pictures Online

Contemporary Pictures Online

McTear's holds The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction every six weeks. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

This online auction features artworks spanning many eras and origins, including contemporary Scottish art and a strong contingent of late 19th century and early 20th century British & International watercolours, oils and prints.  Included in this sale are some atmospheric etchings by Reginald Green and William Crawford Appleby, and fine watercolours of the Scottish coastline by John Hamilton Glass and Wat Miller. These are offered at attractive estimates providing both new and established buyers the perfect opportunity to discover the joys of building an art collection.

For a complimentary valuation please contact Jenny MacLeod on 0141 810 2880 or email pictures@mctears.co.uk


Whisky Blends Online

Whisky Blends Online

The Blended Whisky auction at McTear’s auctioneers includes some old favourites, as well as some oddities which would make great additions to any collection.

It also allows drinkers to source old bottles of some favourites, such as Johnnie Walker, White Horse and Dewar’s, to compare these to the modern day bottlings to see if and how they have changed over the decades.

For more information on consigning or bidding, please call 0141 810 2880 or email whisky specialist Graeme Maxwell – whisky@mctears.co.uk.


The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction

The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction

- including over 60 works of art from some of the world’s leading urban and contemporary artists raising funds for Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity.

For over 10 years, McTear’s has held an enviable position at the heart of Scotland’s thriving contemporary art scene. Strong relationships have been forged with the country’s leading artists, with the finest examples from these contemporary masters moving effortlessly from the McTear’s saleroom into the galleries and homes of the world’s leading collectors - many at record prices. Whether it is a Howson, Bellany or Byrne, you can rest assured McTear’s team of skilled art specialists will ensure your work is placed in front of the widest selection of potential buyers at home and overseas.

McTear's holds The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction every six weeks. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


Whisky Malts Online

Whisky Malts Online

The Malt Whisky auction at McTear’s Auctioneers provides collectors and drinkers alike to source some fantastic whiskies, many of which no longer available through retail, without breaking the bank.

Wither you are looking to add to your collection, relive that 1980’s Highland Park, or stock up your drinks cabinet, there is sure to be something here for you.

For more information on consigning or bidding, please call 0141 810 2880 or email whisky specialist Graeme Maxwell – whisky@mctears.co.uk.


The Rare & Fine Whisky Auction

The Rare & Fine Whisky Auction

The Rare and Fine Whisky Auction at McTear’s Auctioneers on September 25 includes an early Macallan Anniversary Malt distilled in 1958, A 70 year old Glenlivet, and a 1940's bottling of an extremely rare Glenury Royal, amongst many other fascinating whiskies.

With hundreds of lots each month, there are bottles of interest for collectors, investors, and drinkers alike.

Entries are currently invited for the November 6  Rare & Fine whisky auction. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


Jewellery Online

Jewellery Online

McTear’s holds dedicated Jewellery Auctions every three weeks. These special events attract consignments and bidders from all over the world, featuring around 200 items with estimates ranging from £50 to £50,000. 

Entries are currently invited for the next sale taking place on the 20th of September. 

For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Jewellery Auction

The Jewellery Auction

McTear’s holds dedicated Jewellery Auctions every three weeks. These special events attract consignments and bidders from all over the world, featuring around 200 items with estimates ranging from £50 to £50,000.

This sale features an impressive diamond solitaire ring of 5.03 carats (lot 310) and an impressive heart shaped diamond ring (lot 336)

Entries are currently invited for the next auction taking place on the 9th of October. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk

 


The Watches Auction

The Watches Auction

McTear’s is the only auctioneer in the country to hold regular, dedicated watches auctions. These six-weekly events showcase watches with estimates ranging from £50 to £50,000. With a truly international audience bidding live online, watches are able to reach their full market potential.

This sale features a very impressive Zenith watch (lot 750) and a number of other exciting watches. 

Entries are currently invited for the next auction taking place on the 1st of November. From Rolex to Omega, Breitling to Longines, visit our Glasgow Galleries for a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors auctions are held fortnightly. This auction has items that would interest everyone, with normally around 400-600 lots which include jewellery, watches, stamps, pictures, furniture, silver, ceramics, glass and vintage toys.  This is an exciting auction to be part of and if you are looking to experience the excitement of either selling or buying, come along to McTear’s to be included in this well attended auction.


The Coins & Banknotes Auction

The Coins & Banknotes Auction

McTear’s holds dedicated Coins & Banknotes Auctions every six weeks. The only of their kind in the country, these special events attract consignments and bidders from all over the world. From old banknotes to brand new gold coins, there is a place for everything in this auction.

Entries are currently open for the next auction taking place on the 29th of October. 

For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


British & International Pictures Online

British & International Pictures Online

Entries are invited for the next British & International Pictures Auction on Wednesday 18th November. We close this auction to entries on Wednesday 21st October. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


Clocks, Works of Art & Furniture Online

Clocks, Works of Art & Furniture Online

For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

This month we have another eclectic mix of artworks in our online Paintings, Drawings and Prints Auction. Contemporary artists are represented in the form of Muriel Marskell, 


The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors auctions are held fortnightly. This auction has items that would interest everyone, with normally around 400-600 lots which include jewellery, watches, stamps, pictures, furniture, silver, ceramics, glass and vintage toys.  This is an exciting auction to be part of and if you are looking to experience the excitement of either selling or buying, come along to McTear’s to be included in this well attended auction.

August 2020
Clocks, Works of Art & Furniture Online

Clocks, Works of Art & Furniture Online

For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

This month we have another eclectic mix of artworks in our online Paintings, Drawings and Prints Auction. Contemporary artists are represented in the form of Muriel Marskell, 


British & International Pictures Online

British & International Pictures Online

Entries are invited for the next British & International Pictures Auction on Wednesday 18th November. We close this auction to entries on Wednesday 21st October. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


Jewellery Online

Jewellery Online

McTear’s holds dedicated Jewellery Auctions every three weeks. These special events attract consignments and bidders from all over the world, featuring around 200 items with estimates ranging from £50 to £50,000. 

Entries are currently invited for the next sale taking place on the 20th of September. 

For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


Contemporary Pictures Online

Contemporary Pictures Online

Entries are currently invited for the next Scottish Contemporary Art Auction on Sunday 27th September. McTear's holds The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction every six weeks. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Jewellery Auction

The Jewellery Auction

McTear’s holds dedicated Jewellery Auctions every three weeks. These special events attract consignments and bidders from all over the world, featuring around 200 items with estimates ranging from £50 to £50,000. 

Entries are currently invited for the next sale taking place on the 20th of September. 

For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk

 


The Clocks, Scientific & Musical Instruments Auction

The Clocks, Scientific & Musical Instruments Auction

From the grandest Scottish longcase clock to the most delicate carriage timepiece, from the finest grand piano to the most intricately carved continental violin, this international auction features a myriad of the best and the beautiful.

For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction

The Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction

Hosted every six weeks, this auction boasts a wonderful variety of objects from the near and distant past. Works of art in bronze, ivory and treen feature alongside fine furniture, rugs and carpets, textiles and costume, as well as medals and military archives.

For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Sporting Medals & Trophies Auction

The Sporting Medals & Trophies Auction

Often marking an important moment in sporting history, sports medals and trophies have significance to more than just the recipient. Such objects have certainly proven popular at auction with sports fans and collectors alike, with past hammer prices ranging from the tens to the ten-thousands of pounds. McTear’s boasts a long and respected tradition of achieving top prices for sports medals and trophies.

The Sporting Medals & Trophies Auction at McTear’s is the only dedicated auction of sports medals and trophies in Scotland. This auction features a host of sporting history from the worlds of football, golf, curling, bowls, athletics and more, including gold, silver and gilt medals, trophies and plaques, alongside autographs, match-worn attire, caps and cravats.

For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The British & International Pictures Auction

The British & International Pictures Auction

In this month's British & International Pictures Auction we have a strong contingent of nineteenth century Scottish paintings, from the landscapes of the highly accomplished Nasmyth family, the elemental coastal scenes of William McTaggart, to the highly decorative work of Edward Atkinson Hornel. A striking portrait by George Henry also features in this auction, alongside a stunning Impressionist view of the Clyde by James Kay. Additionally, pictures by Marie Vorobieff Marevna and Jamini Roy demonstrate the truly international nature of this auction.

Entries are invited for the next British & International Pictures Auction on Wednesday 18th November. We close this auction to entries on Wednesday 21st October. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors auctions are held fortnightly. This auction has items that would interest everyone, with normally around 400-600 lots which include jewellery, watches, stamps, pictures, furniture, silver, ceramics, glass and vintage toys.  This is an exciting auction to be part of and if you are looking to experience the excitement of either selling or buying, come along to McTear’s to be included in this well attended auction.



Whisky Blends Online

Whisky Blends Online

The Blended Whisky auction at McTear’s auctioneers includes some old favourites, as well as some oddities which would make great additions to any collection.

It also allows drinkers to source old bottles of some favourites, such as Johnnie Walker, White Horse and Dewar’s, to compare these to the modern day bottlings to see if and how they have changed over the decades.

For more information on consigning or bidding, please call 0141 810 2880 or email whisky specialist Graeme Maxwell – whisky@mctears.co.uk.


The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction

The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction

This month we have a fabulous selection of star pieces from Scotland's most eminent contemporary artists. A stunning still life by Elizabeth Blackadder is a firm favourite, whilst the beautiful seascapes and harbour scenes of John Cunningham, JOLOMO, and John Bellany capture Scotland's varied coastal regions. More urban scenes are represented by "tenement painter" Avril Paton, and an intriguing mixed media with a fascinating history by Norman Cornish is sure to attract attention. 

Entries are currently invited for the next Scottish Contemporary Art Auction on Sunday 27th September. McTear's holds The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction every six weeks. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


Whisky Malts Online

Whisky Malts Online

The Malt Whisky auction at McTear’s Auctioneers provides collectors and drinkers alike to source some fantastic whiskies, many of which no longer available through retail, without breaking the bank.

Wither you are looking to add to your collection, relive that 1980’s Highland Park, or stock up your drinks cabinet, there is sure to be something here for you.

For more information on consigning or bidding, please call 0141 810 2880 or email whisky specialist Graeme Maxwell – whisky@mctears.co.uk.


The Rare & Fine Whisky Auction

The Rare & Fine Whisky Auction

The August 14 Rare and Fine Whisky Auction features a plethora of wonderful spirits for your perusal.

Heading the field is lot 25, which is the Macallan 1965 Tudor decanter aged 25 years. This fastastic spirit is presented in a hand blown decanter and stopper is expected to sell for £3,500-£4,000. Other unusual and intreguing Macallan's include lot 15 and lot 44 which are both examples of Macallan's short lived forray into the world of liqueurs. These bottles of Macallan Amber are estiamted to sell for £200-£300 each.

Out of the Macallan circles there are also 7 bottlings of the 1990's 'The Stillman's Dram' range from Whyte & Mackay, consisting of whiskies in their late 20's from Tamnavulin, Fettercairn, and the Isle of Jura.

Entries are currently invited the September 25 Rare and Fine whisky auction. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


Jewellery Online

Jewellery Online

This online auction of Jewellery will end on Monday 10th October from 8pm.

McTear’s holds dedicated Jewellery Auctions every three weeks. These special events attract consignments and bidders from all over the world, featuring around 200 items with estimates ranging from only £30. With an array of coloured gemstones and diamonds, there is something for everyone!

Entries are currently invited for the next auction, taking place on 9 August. McTear’s holds dedicated Jewellery Auctions every three weeks. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk.


The Jewellery Auction

The Jewellery Auction

McTear’s holds dedicated Jewellery Auctions every three weeks. These special events attract consignments and bidders from all over the world. This auction features antique and contemporary jewels, with estimates ranging from £50 to £25,000. A Columbian emerald and Ceylon sapphire are sure to catch your eye, along with coloured and classic diamonds, rubies, tanzanites, aquamarines and more.

 Entries are currently invited for the next sale taking place on the 28th of August. 


The Watches Auction

The Watches Auction

McTear’s is the only auctioneer in the country to hold regular, dedicated watches auctions. These six-weekly events showcase watches with estimates ranging from £50 to £50,000. With a truly international audience bidding live online, watches are able to reach their full market potential.

Entries are invited for the next auction, taking place 20 September. From Rolex to Omega, Breitling to Longines, visit our Glasgow Galleries for a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Rolex Auction

The Rolex Auction

The Rolex Auction is the only one of its kind in the country. McTear’s specialises in the sale of rare and vintage Rolex timepieces in these specialist sales that take place three times a year.

Do you have a Rolex you no longer wear? You are warmly welcome to attend our Glasgow Galleries for a complimentary, no-obligation valuation. Alternatively contact a specialist on a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors auctions are held fortnightly. This auction has items that would interest everyone, with normally around 400-600 lots which include jewellery, watches, stamps, pictures, furniture, silver, ceramics, glass and vintage toys.  This is an exciting auction to be part of and if you are looking to experience the excitement of either selling or buying, come along to McTear’s to be included in this well attended auction.


The Coins & Banknotes Auction

The Coins & Banknotes Auction

McTear’s holds dedicated Coins & Banknotes Auctions every six weeks. The only of their kind in the country, these special events attract consignments and bidders from all over the world. From old banknotes to brand new gold coins, there is a place for everything in this auction.

Entries are currently invited for this auction. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk

July 2020
Jewellery Online

Jewellery Online

This online auction of Jewellery will end on Monday 10th October from 8pm.

McTear’s holds dedicated Jewellery Auctions every three weeks. These special events attract consignments and bidders from all over the world, featuring around 200 items with estimates ranging from only £30. With an array of coloured gemstones and diamonds, there is something for everyone!

Entries are currently invited for the next auction, taking place on 9 August. McTear’s holds dedicated Jewellery Auctions every three weeks. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk.


Whisky Malts Online

Whisky Malts Online

The Malt Whisky auction at McTear’s Auctioneers provides collectors and drinkers alike to source some fantastic whiskies, many of which no longer available through retail, without breaking the bank.

Wither you are looking to add to your collection, relive that 1980’s Highland Park, or stock up your drinks cabinet, there is sure to be something here for you.

For more information on consigning or bidding, please call 0141 810 2880 or email whisky specialist Graeme Maxwell – whisky@mctears.co.uk.


Whisky Blends Online

Whisky Blends Online

The Blended Whisky auction at McTear’s auctioneers includes some old favourites, as well as some oddities which would make great additions to any collection.

It also allows drinkers to source old bottles of some favourites, such as Johnnie Walker, White Horse and Dewar’s, to compare these to the modern day bottlings to see if and how they have changed over the decades.

For more information on consigning or bidding, please call 0141 810 2880 or email whisky specialist Graeme Maxwell – whisky@mctears.co.uk.


Silver, Asian Works of Art & Ceramics Online

Silver, Asian Works of Art & Ceramics Online

This online auction will end on Thursday 30th July from 8pm.

If you wish to consign items to the next Silver, Asian Works of Art or British & Continental Ceramics and Glass Auctions please email auction@mctears.co.uk


Works of Art & Furniture Online

Works of Art & Furniture Online

This online auction will end on Sunday 26th July from 8pm.

Entries are currently invited for the August Works of Art & Furniture auction. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

This online auction features artworks spanning many eras and origins, including contemporary Scottish art and a strong contingent of late 19th century and early 20th century British & International watercolours, oils and prints. This month we have fine examples by eminent etchers such as William Strang and William Walcott, as well as some interesting sketches by contemporary landscape artist Nael Hanna. These are offered at attractive estimates providing both new and established buyers the perfect opportunity to discover the joys of building an art collection.

We are currently inviting entries for the next Paintings, Drawings and Prints auction to be held 7th August until 6th September. We close this auction to entries on 29th July.


For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors auctions are held fortnightly. This auction has items that would interest everyone, with normally around 400-600 lots which include jewellery, watches, stamps, pictures, furniture, silver, ceramics, glass and vintage toys.  This is an exciting auction to be part of and if you are looking to experience the excitement of either selling or buying, come along to McTear’s to be included in this well attended auction.


Contemporary Pictures Online

Contemporary Pictures Online

This online auction features artworks by Graham Mckean, Mary Gallagher, Robert Kelsey and many others. 

The auction will end on Sunday 19th July from 8pm.  For advice on bidding in an online auction please call 0141 810 2880 or email auction@mctears.co.uk. 


The Jewellery Auction

The Jewellery Auction

Bid in the room, live online or by telephone.

McTear’s holds dedicated Jewellery Auctions every three weeks. These special events attract consignments and bidders from all over the world, featuring around 200 items with estimates ranging from only £30. With an array of coloured gemstones and diamonds, there is something for everyone!

Entries are currently invited for the next auction, taking place on 9 August. McTear’s holds dedicated Jewellery Auctions every three weeks. These special events attract consignments and bidders from all over the world. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk.


The Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction

The Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction

Bid in the room, live online or by telephone.

Hosted every six weeks, this auction boasts a wonderful variety of objects from the near and distant past. Works of art in bronze, ivory and treen feature alongside fine furniture, rugs and carpets, textiles and costume, as well as medals and military archives.

Entries are currently invited for this auction. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Silver Auction

The Silver Auction

Bid in the room, live online or by telephone.

Silver from the Queen Anne, Victorian, Georgian, William IV and Edwardian eras are amongst the splendid lots which routinely feature in this specialist auction. Alongside trinket boxes, tea services, trays and tableware, this auction sees unique silver objets d'art, rare silver curiosities and Scottish Provincial silver gems.  

Consign to the only auction of silver in Scotland. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Asian Works of Art Auction

The Asian Works of Art Auction

Bid in the room, live online or by telephone.

This international auction is dedicated to artworks in ceramic, bronze, ivory, jade and wood, as well as metal work, painting and textiles from China, Japan, Korea, Indian as well as the Middle East. 

Highlights in this auction include a signed Japanese sword, beautiful lacquered inro and detailed enamel vases, as well as sumptuous Chinese famille rose vases and Chinese silver, alongside Indian and Middle Eastern artworks. 

Entries are currently invited for the next auction. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The British & Continental Ceramics & Glass Auction

The British & Continental Ceramics & Glass Auction

Bid in the room, live online or by telephone.

Entries are invited for this international auction which showcases impressive ceramics and glass from Britain and across the continent. Highlights regularly include Lalique, Daum, Murano, Moorcroft, Meissen, Royal Worcester, Royal Crown Derby, Royal Dux and Royal Doulton.

For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors auctions are held fortnightly. This auction has items that would interest everyone, with normally around 400-600 lots which include jewellery, watches, stamps, pictures, furniture, silver, ceramics, glass and vintage toys.  This is an exciting auction to be part of and if you are looking to experience the excitement of either selling or buying, come along to McTear’s to be included in this well attended auction.

For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction

The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction

A Catterline landscape by eminent Scottish painter Joan Eardley, is the star lot in this month's Scottish Contemporary Art Auction. Also included in this sale are fine examples by John Byrne, Gordon Hope Wyllie, Chris Bushe, John Bellany, James Downie Robertson, Bet Low, Peter Howson, and many more.

Entries are currently invited for the next auction, taking place on 16 August. We close this auction to entries on Friday 17th July. McTear's holds The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction every six weeks. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Rare & Fine Whisky Auction

The Rare & Fine Whisky Auction

The July Rare & Fine Whisky Auction features a plethora of fantastic bottles, with some of the highlights being from the Scotch Malt Whisky Society once again. Top of the pile is lot 131, a Springbank 1965 bottled in 1993 with the code 27.24, estimated at  £2,000-£3,000. There are also a handful of first cask releases including the Ben Nevis 1966 78.1 (lot 128), Glenlochy 1976 62.1 (lot 132), and Pittyvaich 1976 90.1 (lot 135).

It wouldn't be a Whisky Auction without a Macallan, this time a 1958 Campbell, Hope and King bottling in lot 122, expected to achieve £2,500-£3,500.

Entries are currently invited for the next auction, taking place on 14 August. McTear’s hold The Rare & Fine Whisky Auction every six weeks. These special events attract consignments and bidders from all over the world. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors auctions are held fortnightly. This auction has items that would interest everyone, with normally around 400-600 lots which include jewellery, watches, stamps, pictures, furniture, silver, ceramics, glass and vintage toys.  This is an exciting auction to be part of and if you are looking to experience the excitement of either selling or buying, come along to McTear’s to be included in this well attended auction.


The Coins & Banknotes Auction

The Coins & Banknotes Auction

This auction features an excellent variety of coins including a number of piedfort examples (lots 63, 64 and 65) as well as a large number of gold coins. Lot 57 is a gold proof £5 coin (£800-1200) and 25 is a bracelet set with gold half sovereign coins (£600-800.)

 


The Jewellery Auction

The Jewellery Auction

It's going to be a colourful sale with three lots of impressive yellow diamond jewellery, each graded by the GIA, amongst other vivid gems and diamond jewellery.

Lot 390 is a fancy light yellow diamond ring and shortly behind it at lot 395 is a fancy vivid yellow diamond ring. Each is estimated at £15,000 - £20,000. Why not come along and see the difference in colour for yourself? 

 


The Watches Auction

The Watches Auction

McTear’s is the only auctioneer in the country to hold regular, dedicated Watches Auctions. This auction features a rare to auction brand - Vacheron Constantin (lot 766.) This particular model features a skeleton caseback and is estimated at £6000-9000. Lot 759 is a lady's Chopard watch. Set with diamonds and with floating diamonds to the dial, this example has a guide price of £3000-5000.

 

April 2020
Whisky Blends Online

Whisky Blends Online

The Blended Whisky auction at McTear’s auctioneers includes some old favourites, as well as some oddities which would make great additions to any collection.

It also allows drinkers to source old bottles of some favourites, such as Johnnie Walker, White Horse and Dewar’s, to compare these to the modern day bottlings to see if and how they have changed over the decades.

For more information on consigning or bidding, please call 0141 810 2880 or email whisky specialist Graeme Maxwell – whisky@mctears.co.uk.


Whisky Malts Online

Whisky Malts Online

The Malt Whisky auction at McTear’s Auctioneers provides collectors and drinkers alike to source some fantastic whiskies, many of which no longer available through retail, without breaking the bank.

Wither you are looking to add to your collection, relive that 1980’s Highland Park, or stock up your drinks cabinet, there is sure to be something here for you.

For more information on consigning or bidding, please call 0141 810 2880 or email whisky specialist Graeme Maxwell – whisky@mctears.co.uk.

March 2020
Whisky Malts Online

Whisky Malts Online

The Malt Whisky auction at McTear’s Auctioneers provides collectors and drinkers alike to source some fantastic whiskies, many of which no longer available through retail, without breaking the bank.

Wither you are looking to add to your collection, relive that 1980’s Highland Park, or stock up your drinks cabinet, there is sure to be something here for you.

For more information on consigning or bidding, please call 0141 810 2880 or email whisky specialist Graeme Maxwell – whisky@mctears.co.uk.


Whisky Blends Online

Whisky Blends Online

The Blended Whisky auction at McTear’s auctioneers includes some old favourites, as well as some oddities which would make great additions to any collection.

It also allows drinkers to source old bottles of some favourites, such as Johnnie Walker, White Horse and Dewar’s, to compare these to the modern day bottlings to see if and how they have changed over the decades.

For more information on consigning or bidding, please call 0141 810 2880 or email whisky specialist Graeme Maxwell – whisky@mctears.co.uk.


British & International Pictures Online

British & International Pictures Online

This online auction ends on Monday 23rd March from 8pm.

Entries are invited for the next British and International Pictures Auction to take place on 6th June. Please contact Jenny MacLeod on 0141 810 2880 or email pictures@mctears.co.uk


Clocks, Works of Art & Furniture Online

Clocks, Works of Art & Furniture Online

This online auction has a variety of objects.  The auction will end on Sunday 22nd March from 8pm.

For a complimentary valuation please contact James Bruce or Hannah Murphy on 0141 810 2880 or email auction@mctears.co.uk.


Sporting Medals & Trophies Online

Sporting Medals & Trophies Online

This online auction will end on Sunday 22nd March from 8pm.

For a complimentary valuation on sporting medals and trophies please contact James Bruce or Hannah Murphy on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk.


Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

This online auction features artworks spanning many eras and origins, including contemporary Scottish art and a strong contingent of late 19th century and early 20th century British & International watercolours, oils and prints. This month's auction features contemporary prints by James Spence and George Birrell, alongside some nice examples by John Hamilton Glass.

These are offered at attractive estimates providing both new and established buyers the perfect opportunity to discover the joys of building an art collection.


For a complimentary valuation please contact Jenny MacLeod on 0141 810 2880 or email pictures@mctears.co.uk


The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors auctions are held fortnightly. This auction has items that would interest everyone, with normally around 400-600 lots which include jewellery, watches, stamps, pictures, furniture, silver, ceramics, glass and vintage toys.  This is an exciting auction to be part of and if you are looking to experience the excitement of either selling or buying, come along to McTear’s to be included in this well attended auction.


Contemporary Pictures Online

Contemporary Pictures Online

This online auction features artworks by Peter Howson, Nael Hanna, Frank McFadden and many others. 

The auction will end on Sunday 15th March from 8pm.  For advice on bidding in an online auction please call 0141 810 2880. 


The Jewellery Auction

The Jewellery Auction

Highlights of this sale include an impressive diamond two stone ring (lot 865, £10,000 - £15,000) and diamond solitaire ring of 2.93 carats (lot 943, £8,000 - £12,000) however with guide prices starting at £30, there's a chance to snap up something exciting no matter your budget. 

Viewing for these items will commence at 12pm on Wednesday 11 March. 

For a complimentary jewellery valuation, please contact jewellery specialist Amy on 0141 810 2880 or email auction@mctears.co.uk


The Clocks, Scientific & Musical Instruments Auction

The Clocks, Scientific & Musical Instruments Auction

Highlights include a delicately carved Derazey violin, an impressive Jaeger LeCoultre Atmos clock and a number of historic Victorian telescopes.

 

Consign to the only auction of Clocks & Instruments in Scotland. For a complimentary valuation please contact James Bruce or Hannah Murphy on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk.


The Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction

The Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction

Hosted every six weeks, this auction boasts a variety of objects from the near and distant past. Works of art in bronze, ivory and treen feature alongside fine furniture, rugs and carpets, textiles and costume, as well as medals and military archives.

 

For a complimentary valuation please contact James Bruce or Hannah Murphy on 0141 810 2880 or email auction@mctears.co.uk.


The Sporting Medals & Trophies Auction

The Sporting Medals & Trophies Auction

Important artefacts of sporting history in the fields of Scottish, British and international football, curling, golf and much more feature in this, the only auction of Sporting Medals & Trophies in Scotland.

McTear's is proud to offer the collection of Celtic legend Stevie Chalmers. His 1967 European Cup winner’s medal will take centre stage along with his Scottish First Division, League Cup, Scottish Cup, Glasgow Cup and Commemoration Medal, being offered for sale as the most important group of Celtic medals ever to come to auction. 

Stevie Chalmers is considered one of Celtic’s greatest ever players with his 85th minute goal in the 2-1 win against Inter Milan in the European Cup final resulting in Celtic becoming the first British team to lift the illustrious trophy. 

The medals are part of a wider archive of historic items being put to auction by the family of the late Lisbon Lion. Another highlight of the collection is Pele’s match worn jersey, which he swapped with Chalmers (the Scotland goal scorer) at the end of Scotland’s 1- 1 draw with Brazil at Hampden Park in 1966. 

For a complimentary valuation on sporting medals and trophies please contact James Bruce or Hannah Murphy on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk.


Jewellery, Watches & Coins Online

Jewellery, Watches & Coins Online

This online auction features diamonds, emeralds, rubies, opals and sapphires to delight every taste. Heuer, Tag, Audemars Piguet and Rolex are among the names in timepieces available for bidding in this auction ending 12th March. For advice on bidding in an online auction please call 0141 810 2880. 


The British & International Pictures Auction

The British & International Pictures Auction

In the first British & International Pictures Auction of 2020, we are delighted to present a selection of high quality pieces with a strong contingent of early twentieth century pieces by prominent members of the Glasgow Boys, George Henry, E A Hornel and David Gauld. Also to be offered for sale is an oil sketch by French Imrpessionist, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, as well as pieces by the highly collectable Glasgow Girls, Katherine Cameron, Jessie King and Annie French.

Entries are invited for the next British and International Pictures Auction to take place on 26th August. We close this auction to entries on 29th July. Please contact Jenny MacLeod on 0141 810 2880 or email pictures@mctears.co.uk


The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors auctions are held fortnightly. This auction has items that would interest everyone, with normally around 400-600 lots which include jewellery, watches, stamps, pictures, furniture, silver, ceramics, glass and vintage toys.  This is an exciting auction to be part of and if you are looking to experience the excitement of either selling or buying, come along to McTear’s to be included in this well attended auction..


Whisky Blends Online

Whisky Blends Online

The Blended Whisky auction at McTear’s auctioneers includes some old favourites, as well as some oddities which would make great additions to any collection.

It also allows drinkers to source old bottles of some favourites, such as Johnnie Walker, White Horse and Dewar’s, to compare these to the modern day bottlings to see if and how they have changed over the decades.

For more information on consigning or bidding, please call 0141 810 2880 or email whisky specialist Graeme Maxwell – whisky@mctears.co.uk.


The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction

The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction

In this month's Scottish Contemporary Art Auction we are pleased to present the largest private collection of early works by Peter Howson to be offered for sale. There are over 90 pieces by the artist, spanning his long career from his student days to present day. Also for sale are stunning pieces from John Bellany, Nael Hanna, James Downie Robertson, Sheila Macmillan, Mary Armour, Ethel Walker, and many more.

Entries are invited for the next Scottish Contemporary Art Auction (12th April). Please contact Jenny MacLeod on 0141 810 2880 or email pictures@mctears.co.uk


Whisky Malts Online

Whisky Malts Online

The Malt Whisky auction at McTear’s Auctioneers provides collectors and drinkers alike to source some fantastic whiskies, many of which no longer available through retail, without breaking the bank.

Wither you are looking to add to your collection, relive that 1980’s Highland Park, or stock up your drinks cabinet, there is sure to be something here for you.

For more information on consigning or bidding, please call 0141 810 2880 or email whisky specialist Graeme Maxwell – whisky@mctears.co.uk.

February 2020
Whisky Malts Online

Whisky Malts Online

The Malt Whisky auction at McTear’s Auctioneers provides collectors and drinkers alike to source some fantastic whiskies, many of which no longer available through retail, without breaking the bank.

Wither you are looking to add to your collection, relive that 1980’s Highland Park, or stock up your drinks cabinet, there is sure to be something here for you.

For more information on consigning or bidding, please call 0141 810 2880 or email whisky specialist Graeme Maxwell – whisky@mctears.co.uk.


Whisky Blends Online

Whisky Blends Online

The Blended Whisky auction at McTear’s auctioneers includes some old favourites, as well as some oddities which would make great additions to any collection.

It also allows drinkers to source old bottles of some favourites, such as Johnnie Walker, White Horse and Dewar’s, to compare these to the modern day bottlings to see if and how they have changed over the decades.

For more information on consigning or bidding, please call 0141 810 2880 or email whisky specialist Graeme Maxwell – whisky@mctears.co.uk.


Jewellery, Watches & Coins Online

Jewellery, Watches & Coins Online

This online auction features diamonds, emeralds, rubies, opals and sapphires to delight every taste. Heuer, Tag, Audemars Piguet and Rolex are among the names in timepieces available for bidding in this auction ending 12th March. For advice on bidding in an online auction please call 0141 810 2880. 


Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

This online auction features artworks spanning many eras and origins, including contemporary Scottish art and a strong contingent of late 19th century and early 20th century British & International watercolours, oils and prints. This month's auction features contemporary prints by James Spence and George Birrell, alongside some nice examples by John Hamilton Glass.

These are offered at attractive estimates providing both new and established buyers the perfect opportunity to discover the joys of building an art collection.


For a complimentary valuation please contact Jenny MacLeod on 0141 810 2880 or email pictures@mctears.co.uk


The Rare & Fine Whisky Auction

The Rare & Fine Whisky Auction

One stunning spirit included in the Rare and Fine Whisky auction is the Glenfiddich 1990 single sherry barrel aged 24 years, which is one of only 24 bottles and was produced to comemorate the opening of the 'Glenfiddich Gallery' in 2014. This sits alongside many fantastic examples from the world renowned Glenfiddich, Macallan, Balvenie and Highland Park distilleries to name a few.

Entries are now being accepted for the April 10 Rare and Fine Whisky Auciton.

If you have any old and rare whiskies hidden at the back of your cupboard which you would like to know their potential auction value, click 'Consign Now', call 0141 810 2880, or email whisky specialist Graeme Maxwell - whisky@mctears.co.uk.


The Jewellery Auction

The Jewellery Auction

New year, new jewellery! Entries are currently invited for this auction dedicated to jewellery so now that January is over with, why not have a clear out of your jewellery box and make way for some new pieces. Highlights of this sale include a certificated Ceylon sapphire ring (lot 330, estimate £15,000 - £20,000) and a rare provincial Scottish silver kilt pin by William Robb of Ballater (lot 305, estimate £150 - £250) Pop into our Glasgow galleries any weekday between 8.30am - 5pm for a free valuation or email images to auction@mctears.co.uk 


The Rolex Auction

The Rolex Auction

McTear's is the only auction house in Scotland to hold not only dedicated watches sales but Rolex exclusive sales too. This auction features a number of rare and desirable examples including a 1970s GMT Master watch (£6000-9000.) Do you have a Rolex to sell? Call Sarah on 0141 810 2880 or email images to sarah@mctears.co.uk


The Watches Auction

The Watches Auction

McTear's dedicated watches auctions take place every 6 weeks and are the only of their kind in Scotland. All lots reach an international audience via the online bidding platform. This auction on 23 February features two IWC examples (£250-350 and £1000-1500.) Do you have watches to sell or for valuation? Call and speak to Head of Watches Sarah on 0141 810 2800 or email images to sarah@mctears.co.uk


The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors auctions are held fortnightly. This auction has items that would interest everyone, with normally around 400-600 lots which include jewellery, watches, stamps, pictures, furniture, silver, ceramics, glass and vintage toys. 

This is an exciting auction to be part of and if you are looking to experience the excitement of either selling or buying, come along to McTear’s to be included in this well attended auction.


The Coins & Banknotes Auction

The Coins & Banknotes Auction

Do you have coins to sell? McTear's holds dedicated coins and banknotes auctions every 6 weeks. Email images to sarah@mctears.co.uk or pop in for a free auction estimate. This sale on 20 February features a George IV guinea (£2000-3000) and an Edward VII coronation coin (£600-900.)  


Silver, Asian Works of Art & Ceramics Online

Silver, Asian Works of Art & Ceramics Online

This online auction has 73 lots of silver, Asian and African works of Art and British and Continental ceramics.

 Entries are invited for the next group of auctions, taking place on the 23rd April. Please email auction@mctears.co.uk for further information.


Works of Art & Furniture Online

Works of Art & Furniture Online

This online auction consists of 20 lots of Works of Art & Furniture.  The auction will end on Sunday 9th February at 8pm.

Entries are invited for the next group of auctions, taking place on the 13th March. Please email auction@mctears.co.uk for further information.


Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

This online auction brings together an eclectic mix of pictures spanning three centuries. Here you will find masters of printmaking represented in pieces by David Young Cameron, Katherine Cameron and William Lionel Wyllie whilst the talents of John Hamilton Glass, Stirling Gillespie and Peter MacGregor Wilson in watercolour are represented in a variety of Scottish coastal and harbour scenes. There are also a number of contemporary prints by various artists to compliment the modern minimalist interior. These are offered at attractive estimates providing both new and established buyers the perfect opportunity to discover the joys of building an art collection.

 

Entries are invited for the next  Paintings, Drawings and Prints Auction, taking place between 21st February and 22nd March. Please contact Jenny MacLeod on 0141 810 2880 or email pictures@mctears.co.uk


The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors auctions are held fortnightly. This auction has items that would interest everyone, with normally around 400-600 lots which include jewellery, watches, stamps, pictures, furniture, silver, ceramics, glass and vintage toys. 

This is an exciting auction to be part of and if you are looking to experience the excitement of either selling or buying, come along to McTear’s to be included in this well attended auction.


Contemporary Pictures Online

Contemporary Pictures Online

This online auction brings together a range of works from some of the best names in Scottish Contemporary art. From the charming Glasgow scenes of Avril Paton, the dramatic coastlines of Nael Hanna, to the deeply confrontational Holocaust pieces by Peter Howson, this is an auction which which has something for all art lovers.


Jewellery & Watches Online

Jewellery & Watches Online

McTear's online timed auctions of jewellery and watches are characterised by their variety. This sale features jewellery including lot 327, a beautiful cocktail ring (£100-200), lot 752, a smart vintage gold watch (£100-150) and lot 351, an outstanding Art Deco style diamond brooch (£600-800.) Bid online now or call McTear's on 0141 810 2880 for tips and advice. 

January 2020
The Jewellery Auction

The Jewellery Auction

January is almost over but there's still a steady flow of jewellery to catch your eye at McTears!

Highlights of this sale include canine portrait pins by John William Bailey and William Essex at lots 1301 and 1302, each estimated at £150 - £250. Other highlights include lot 1385, an impressive pair of diamond stud earrings estimated at £6000 - £8000 and lot 1386, a diamond tennis bracelet estimated at £5000 - £7000.

 


The Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction

The Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction

From impressive marquetry inlaid furniture to war medals, bronze figures to black forest style nutcrackers, and a crimson beefeater tunic to a conch shell lamp, this auction boasts a little something for everyone! 

For a complimentary valuation please contact James Bruce or Hannah Murphy on 0141 810 2880 or email auction@mctears.co.uk.


Contemporary Pictures Online

Contemporary Pictures Online

This online auction brings together a range of works from some of the best names in Scottish Contemporary art. From the charming Glasgow scenes of Avril Paton, the dramatic coastlines of Nael Hanna, to the deeply confrontational Holocaust pieces by Peter Howson, this is an auction which which has something for all art lovers.


Jewellery & Watches Online

Jewellery & Watches Online

McTear's online timed auctions of jewellery and watches are characterised by their variety. This sale features jewellery including lot 327, a beautiful cocktail ring (£100-200), lot 752, a smart vintage gold watch (£100-150) and lot 351, an outstanding Art Deco style diamond brooch (£600-800.) Bid online now or call McTear's on 0141 810 2880 for tips and advice. 


Works of Art & Furniture Online

Works of Art & Furniture Online

This online auction consists of 20 lots of Works of Art & Furniture.  The auction will end on Sunday 9th February at 8pm.

Entries are invited for the next group of auctions, taking place on the 13th March. Please email auction@mctears.co.uk for further information.


Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

Paintings, Drawings & Prints Online

This online auction brings together an eclectic mix of pictures spanning three centuries. Here you will find masters of printmaking represented in pieces by David Young Cameron, Katherine Cameron and William Lionel Wyllie whilst the talents of John Hamilton Glass, Stirling Gillespie and Peter MacGregor Wilson in watercolour are represented in a variety of Scottish coastal and harbour scenes. There are also a number of contemporary prints by various artists to compliment the modern minimalist interior. These are offered at attractive estimates providing both new and established buyers the perfect opportunity to discover the joys of building an art collection.

 

Entries are invited for the next  Paintings, Drawings and Prints Auction, taking place between 21st February and 22nd March. Please contact Jenny MacLeod on 0141 810 2880 or email pictures@mctears.co.uk


Silver, Asian Works of Art & Ceramics Online

Silver, Asian Works of Art & Ceramics Online

This online auction has 73 lots of silver, Asian and African works of Art and British and Continental ceramics.

 Entries are invited for the next group of auctions, taking place on the 23rd April. Please email auction@mctears.co.uk for further information.


The Silver Auction

The Silver Auction

Presenting silver from all eras…. Silver from the Queen Anne, Victorian, Georgian, William IV and Edwardian eras are amongst the splendid lots which comprise the next auction catalogue for The Silver Auction at McTear’s.

Do you have silver you may like to offer for sale at the next Silver Auction? For a complimentary valuation please contact James Bruce or Hannah Murphy on 0141 810 2880 or email auction@mctears.co.uk.


The Asian and African Works of Art Auction

The Asian and African Works of Art Auction

Dedicated to the artistic output of China, Japan, Korea, as well as India, the Middle East and Africa.

This auction will include an extensive collection of African masks and figures, from the Collection of Julien Harris (1910 - 2011), Scotland. Acquired in situ 1930, thence by descent. They were acquired on a journey across West Africa that Harris undertook in 1930 alongside Geoffrey Gorer and Francois (Feral) Benga, a research trip which culminated in the book "Africa Dances". Benga was a Senegalese dancer at the Folies Bergère in Paris; known at the time as the male Josephine Baker and an icon of the Harlem Renaissance. Gorer, on the back of this work, went on to become a prominent anthropologist.

Entries are invited for the next auction, taking place 23 April 2020. 


The British & Continental Ceramics & Glass Auction

The British & Continental Ceramics & Glass Auction

This international auction comprises 145 lots and features ceramics and glass from Britain and across the continent. Highlights include Lalique, Murano glass, Moorcroft and Meissen, Royal Worcester, Royal Crown Derby, Royal Dux and Royal Doulton, to name but a few! 

For a free, no obligation auction valuation of your own ceramics or glass ware, call Hannah or James at 0141 810 2880. Or email photos to auction@mctears.co.uk 


The Antiques & Interiors Auction

The Antiques & Interiors Auction

This auction has over 400 lots comprising jewellery, watches, coins, glass, ceramics, furniture, pictures, stamps and various other collectables.  

For a free, no obligation auction valuation on any items that you think would be suitable for this auction, call 0141 810 2880. Or email photographs to auction@mctears.co.uk 




The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction

The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction

In the first Scottish Contemporary Art Auction of the year, McTear's is delighted to present a varied auction of over 200 pictures including a fine example of John Byrne's early work, along with pieces by Avril Paton, John Bellany, Peter Howson, Nael Hanna, Marion Drummond, Ethel Walker, JOLOMO, Emma Davis, and Jack Vettriano. 

Entries are currently invited for the next Scottish Contemporary Art Auction on Sunday 1st March. If you have Scottish contemporary pictures to sell please contact pictures@mctears.co.uk. 



The Rare & Fine Whisky Auction

The Rare & Fine Whisky Auction

Cognacs steal the headlines in the 17th January Rare and Fine Whisky auction, with bottlings such as the Courvoisier L'Esprit, Remy Martin Louis XIII, and the Hennessy Paradis.

There is also a sensational single cask bottling of Rosebank 1965, matured in rich first fill sherry casks, and bottled by Signatory Vintage at 28 years old.

Entries are now invited for the 28th February Rare and Fine Whisky auction. For more information call 0141 810 2880, or email whisky specialist Graeme Maxwell - whisky@mctears.co.uk

 


The Jewellery Auction

The Jewellery Auction

It's the first jewellery sale of 2020!

Perhaps you have some Christmas money to spend and are looking for something that will last a lifetime. With items such as a pink sapphire and diamond bracelet (lot 275, £2000 - £3000) and a pair of topaz and diamond earrings (lot 271, £150 - £250), things are looking colourful this January!

Entries are currently welcomed for this auction so why not pop into our Glasgow galleries for a free, no obligation valuation or email images to auction@mctears.co.uk 


The Watches Auction

The Watches Auction

The Watches Auction at McTear’s is a 6 weekly event with brands from Rolex to Rotary, estimates from £50 to £50,000. Already included in this auction is a 1960’s Girard-Perregaux wrist watch. Looking to sell? For a free no-obligation valuation, pop in anytime Monday to Friday 9-5pm or email sarah@mctears.co.uk