Lyon & Turnbull | Antiques Auctioneer | Edinburgh | United Kingdom | The List by House & Garden

About Us

Operating since 1826, Lyon & Turnbull is one of the United Kingdom’s leading fine art, design and antiques auctioneers. The firm's curated auctions offer the opportunity to discover centuries of interiors - from the Jacobean period of the 17th century through Georgian, Regency and Victorian with Five Centuries; and onto the stylish Aesthetic, Arts & Crafts, Art Nouveau and Art Deco movements in Design Since 1860; Mid-Century Modern to cutting edge contemporary art and design with Modern Made.

Lyon & Turnbull's specialist team based out of the company's galleries in London, Glasgow and historic Georgian headquarters in Edinburgh offer auction advice and valuation services nationwide. Hosting nearly 45 specialist auctions per year across the UK there is always something new to discover: from jewellery and watches to fine furniture; traditional British and European art to Modern & Contemporary stars; European decorative arts and design to fine Asian art from China and Japan.

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"The presentation of private collections are a Lyon & Turnbull speciality, over the last few years the team have been delighted to offer the historic collections of Lowood House, The Earls of Breadalbane & Holland and the Earls of Lovelace at Torridon; in the more modern sphere The Minoprio Collection of Cotswold School, The Peter Rose & Albert Gallichan, Danish: Design, The Wilhelmina Barns-Graham Collection and several successful collaborations with design aficionado Paul Reeves."

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Lyon & Turnbull, Antiques Auctioneer, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, The List by House & Garden