February 2021
The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction

The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction

This auction is being held live online. Bidding is available live online with no additional surcharge for bidders registering through mctears.co.uk. (The-Saleroom.com surcharge remains unchanged at 4.95%+vat). Bidding is also available by telephone and commission. Please email instructions to bids@mctears.co.uk or call us on 0141 810 2880.

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For over 12 years, McTear’s has held an enviable position at the heart of Scotland’s thriving contemporary art scene and strong relationships have been forged with many of the country’s leading artists. February's sale includes a fine selection of works by Peter Howson, John Bellany, Michael Scott, Peter Graham, Ken Howard, John Cunningham, George Devlin, Jolomo, Gerard Burns, Sheila Macmillan, Graham McKean, Gordon Hope Wyllie, John Boyd, Robert Kelsey, Malcolm Dickson, John Haskins, Caroline Leburn, Sandie Gardner, William Birnie, John Byrne, Adrian Wiszniewski, Sherree Valentine Daines, Willie Rodger and Lynne Johnstone among more than 280 pictures.

McTear's holds The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction every six weeks. Entries are currently invited for the next Scottish Contemporary 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 Clocks, Cameras, Scientific & Musical Instruments Auction

The Clocks, Cameras, Scientific & Musical Instruments Auction

This auction is being held live online. Bidding is available live online with no additional surcharge for bidders registering through mctears.co.uk. (The-Saleroom.com surcharge remains unchanged at 4.95%+vat). Bidding is also available by telephone and commission. Please email instructions to bids@mctears.co.uk or call us on 0141 810 2880.

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Enjoy browsing Jaegar Le Coultre and Kieninger timepieces alongside early lantern, mantel and longcase clocks, as well as a collection of brass carriage clocks going under the hammer in this auction. An exciting collection of cameras and photography accessories features, along with musical and scientific instruments to please enthusiasts the world-over.

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 Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction

The Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction

This auction is being held live online. Bidding is available live online with no additional surcharge for bidders registering through mctears.co.uk. (The-Saleroom.com surcharge remains unchanged at 4.95%+vat). Bidding is also available by telephone and commission. Please email instructions to bids@mctears.co.uk or call us on 0141 810 2880.

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Don’t miss the many highlights of this sale including a rare-to-auction Sebastian Steiner carved diorama tavern scene, a stylish Hans Olsen teak dining table and chairs, George Smith button back settee beautifully upholstered in grey, a Victorian table liqueur cabinet and a collection of exquisitely voguish French fashion magazines. 

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 Sporting Medals & Trophies Auction

The Sporting Medals & Trophies Auction

This auction is being held live online. Bidding is available live online with no additional surcharge for bidders registering through mctears.co.uk. (The-Saleroom.com surcharge remains unchanged at 4.95%+vat). Bidding is also available by telephone and commission. Please email instructions to bids@mctears.co.uk or call us on 0141 810 2880.

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Scottish and international football, golf, curling, rifle and even quoiting medals and ephemera feature in February's auction, alongside agricultural and farming medals in Scotland’s only regular auction of Sporting Medals & Trophies.

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 Jewellery Auction

The Jewellery Auction

This auction is being held live online. Bidding is available live online with no additional surcharge for bidders registering through mctears.co.uk. (The-Saleroom.com surcharge remains unchanged at 4.95%+vat). Bidding is also available by telephone and commission. Please email instructions to bids@mctears.co.uk or call us on 0141 810 2880.

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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. 

February's auction features pieces from Asprey, Boucheron, Cartier and Tiffany among the more than 250 lots of Art Deco, Art Nouveau, Victorian and contemporary jewellery.

Entries are currently invited for the next Jewellery 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 & International Pictures Auction

The British & International Pictures Auction

This auction is being held live online. Bidding is available live online with no additional surcharge for bidders registering through mctears.co.uk. (The-Saleroom.com surcharge remains unchanged at 4.95%+vat). Bidding is also available by telephone and commission. Please email instructions to bids@mctears.co.uk or call us on 0141 810 2880. 

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The British & International Pictures Auction features a strong contingent of late nineteenth and early twentieth century Scottish art alongside artworks from across the globe. Highly collectable work of the Scottish Colourists sit alongside local favourites in Glasgow Girls and Boys circles, whilst appearances by Jamini Roy, MK Parandekar, Edvard Munch, Pablo Picasso and Paul Klee demonstrate the truly international dimension of this auction. Exemplary works by William Hanna Clarke, EA Hornel, William Kennedy, William Stewart MacGeorge, James Kay, Sir John Lavery, Charles Oppenheimer, Cathleen Sabine Mann and David Gauld are just a few of the lots going under the hammer this month.  

Entries are currently invited for the next British & International Pictures Auction. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, please contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or email to auction@mctears.co.uk


The Rare & Fine Whisky Auction

The Rare & Fine Whisky Auction

This auction is being held live online. Bidding is available live online with no additional surcharge for bidders registering through mctears.co.uk. (The-Saleroom.com surcharge remains unchanged at 4.95%+vat). Bidding is also available by telephone and commission. Please email instructions to bids@mctears.co.uk or call us on 0141 810 2880.

The February 12 Rare & Fine Whisky auction is a Macallan Bonanza. Over 100 different expressions of Macallan feature, from miniatures to the Macallan Easter Elchies and an early Anniversary Malt. There is something for everyone wither it be a Macallan drinker, investor or collector.

Entries are currently invited for the next auction, taking place March 26. 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 invited for the next auction taking place on the 21st March. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or contact  specialist Amy Cameron 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.

January 2021
The Silver, Asian, Ceramics & Works of Art Auction

The Silver, Asian, Ceramics & Works of Art Auction

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 April 2021. 

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 invited for the next auction taking place on the 21st March. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or contact  specialist Amy Cameron on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction

The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction

This auction is being held live online. Bidding is available live online with no additional surcharge for bidders registering through mctears.co.uk. (The-Saleroom.com surcharge remains unchanged at 4.95%+vat). Bidding is also available by telephone and commission. Please email instructions to bids@mctears.co.uk or call us on 0141 810 2880.

Condition reports are available by telephone, email and video call.  To request your preferred method of condition report please click on the 'Request Condition Report' button on the lot description page and complete the form.

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. January's Scottish Contemporary Art Auction holds a number of impressive works, including examples by John Byrne, Herbert Whone, Graham McKean, and more. 

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

This auction is being held live online. Bidding is available live online with no additional surcharge for bidders registering through mctears.co.uk. (The-Saleroom.com surcharge remains unchanged at 4.95%+vat). Bidding is also available by telephone and commission. Please email instructions to bids@mctears.co.uk or call us on 0141 810 2880.

Condition reports are available by telephone, email and video call.  To request your preferred method of condition report please click on the 'Request Condition Report' button on the lot description page and complete the form.

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 invited for the next auction taking place on the 7th of February. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or contact  specialist Amy Cameron 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

This auction is being held live online. Bidding is available live online with no additional surcharge for bidders registering through mctears.co.uk. (The-Saleroom.com surcharge remains unchanged at 4.95%+vat). Bidding is also available by telephone and commission. Please email instructions to bids@mctears.co.uk or call us on 0141 810 2880.

Condition reports are available by telephone, email and video call.  To request your preferred method of condition report please click on the 'Request Condition Report' button on the lot description page and complete the form.

The first Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction of the year is not one to be missed, featuring everything from vintage games machines to designer travel trunks, by Louis Vuitton to be precise! An extensive collection of compacts a truly unmissable feature of this sale, as are an eye catching assortment of bronze sculptures, including a fantastic bronze of Duck Taking Off, by Phyllis Mary Bone RSA. 

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 Silver Auction

The Silver Auction

This auction is being held live online. Bidding is available live online with no additional surcharge for bidders registering through mctears.co.uk. (The-Saleroom.com surcharge remains unchanged at 4.95%+vat). Bidding is also available by telephone and commission. Please email instructions to bids@mctears.co.uk or call us on 0141 810 2880.

Condition reports are available by telephone, email and video call.  To request your preferred method of condition report please click on the 'Request Condition Report' button on the lot description page and complete the form.

From tea services and tea trays to trophy salvers, the Silver Auction on 14 January has a true assortment of silver treasures. A handsome silver cigarette box with a charming little portrait of two terriers is one standout lot that might take your fancy, as may two lovely novelty silver items by Sampson Mordan & Co. 

Entries are currently invited for the next auction taking place on 8 April. 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 auction is being held live online. Bidding is available live online with no additional surcharge for bidders registering through mctears.co.uk. (The-Saleroom.com surcharge remains unchanged at 4.95%+vat). Bidding is also available by telephone and commission. Please email instructions to bids@mctears.co.uk or call us on 0141 810 2880.

Condition reports are available by telephone, email and video call.  To request your preferred method of condition report please click on the 'Request Condition Report' button on the lot description page and complete the form.

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. 

Chinese famille noire and famille rose, Japanese bronzes and satsuma, as well as enamel, ivory, jade, prints and wood carvings are all well-represented in this auction. 

Entries are currently invited for the next auction taking place on 8 April. 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 auction is being held live online. Bidding is available live online with no additional surcharge for bidders registering through mctears.co.uk. (The-Saleroom.com surcharge remains unchanged at 4.95%+vat). Bidding is also available by telephone and commission. Please email instructions to bids@mctears.co.uk or call us on 0141 810 2880.

Condition reports are available by telephone, email and video call.  To request your preferred method of condition report please click on the 'Request Condition Report' button on the lot description page and complete the form.

This January, The British & Continental Ceramics & Glass Auction at McTear's showcases wonders from the continent, with highlights ranging from Lalique to Lenci. Other showstoppers within this eyecatching auction catalogue are an array of incredible figures, including a Goldscheider figure by Dakon, a rare Royal Doulton figure designed by Tittensor and a figure by Constantine Holzer-Defanti for Rosenthal. 

Entries are currently invited for the next auction taking place on 8 April. For a complimentary, no-obligation valuation, visit our Glasgow Galleries or contact a specialist on 0141 810 2880 or auction@mctears.co.uk


Prints & Multiples

Prints & Multiples

This auction brings together printed, photographic and original artworks by Jolomo, Alexander Miller, Doug Hyde, Graeme Wallace, Colin Wilson, Irene Leslie Main and many more contemporary artists, with a wide variety of subjects and price points.


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. Works by Alick Gray, Hugh McIntyre, Douglad Davies, Antonio Massa, Frank McFadden, Greer Ralston, J.D. Henderson, Edward Priestly and Ralston Gudgeon and many more await your bidding...

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