Grand Auctions is a Kent auction house situated in Folkestone. We are a specialist, internet based auction house dealing in paintings, jewellery, watches, gold and silver, quality glass, ceramics and Asian art. On our staff we have a qualified gemmologist and diamond grader, a published art biographer and a general valuer who spent six years in the valuations department at Christie’s.
Everything we sell is photographed and given global exposure both on our own website and on www.the-saleroom.com. We run a live online bidding facility during sales and prospective buyers are welcome to view all lots at our premises prior to each auction. View our next auction catalogue here.
We are fortunate indeed to have for sale on 9th December two beautiful watercolours of Myanmar/Burmese scenes by the hugely influential Y Ba Nyan. There are two quotations from Burmese authoritative writers that state his importance to the development of art in Myanmar/Burma. Sadly, as you will read, most of his work was bought by the British and was lost in the war, so little of his art remains. When the National museum held a commemorative exhibition in 2017, it could only find six paintings by him.Read More