James Forster 

Paintings & Fine Art Consultant

Areas of Specialism
Paintings & Fine Art

 

Contact

Email: james.forster@chiswickauctions.co.uk

 

 

Biography

James is a picture specialist with twenty years of experience in both the London and Provincial auction rooms. A generalist with a broad and detailed knowledge of British and European art he has a particular interest in print making and post war British art.  Roles have included working for Sotheby's Valuation Department, where he travelled in the UK and Europe cataloguing high value picture collections, and as the principal valuer for Artbanc, a London based American art advisory firm.  Prior to working for Chiswick Auctions James was Head of the Picture Department for Halls Auctioneers in Shrewsbury for five years, where he pioneered their timed auctions in Modern and Contemporary art.  James is also an experienced auctioneer and has a degree in Fine Art valuation from the Southampton Institute.

 

Upcoming Auctions

 

19th & 20th Century Paintings and Works on Paper
19th & 20th Century Paintings and Works on Paper
Tue, 23rd Nov 2021 14:00
Modern & Post-War British Art
Modern & Post-War British Art
Tue, 30th Nov 2021 14:00

 

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