Museum sales

Selling to museums around the world is an important part of our business.  Almost all our items are sourced from old colonial collections in the UK so our items have the type of provenance that museums need.

We have sold around 170 separate objects to public museums in the US, Asia & Europe in the last five years alone.

Museums and Institutions to which we have sold include:

  • Musée du Quai Branly – Jacques Chirac, Paris, France
  • Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, USA
  • National Gallery of Australia
  • Asian Civilisations Museum, Singapore
  • British Museum, London, UK
  • The British Library, UK
  • Rautenstrauch-Joest Museum – Cultures of the World, Germany
  • Art Gallery of South Australia
  • Art Gallery of Queensland, Australia
  • National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
  • Art Gallery of Western Australia
  • Indian Heritage Centre, Singapore
  • Malay Heritage Centre, Singapore
  • Sadberk Hanim Museum, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, UK
  • Horniman Museum, London, UK
  • Minneapolis Institute of Arts, USA
  • Musee des Arts Decoratifs, Reunion
  • Museum Volkenkunde (Tropenmuseum), The Netherlands
  • Rietburg Museum, Zurich, Switzerland
  • The David Collection, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Peabody Essex Museum, USA
  • Peabody Museum, Harvard University, USA
  • Islamic Arts Museum of Malaysia
  • Baba House, Singapore
  • Museo Oriental, Spain
  • Royal Ontario Museum, Canada
  • Museum on the Mound, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Peranakan Museum, Singapore

Other institutions that now have items in their permanent collections that were handled by us include:

  • The Victoria & Albert Museum
  • The Los Angeles County Museum of Art
  • Museum of Fine Arts – Boston