We have successfully led the market in single-owner collections for many years.

Covering a range of categories including Fine New Zealand Art, Chinese & Asian Art, Collectors’ Cars, Motorcycles & Automobilia, Decorative Arts, Fine Jewels & Watches. Our experience, expertise and success in this field is unrivalled.

Webb’s auctioned the phenomenal art collection of Warwick & Kitty Brown over two evenings, 17 and 18 May 2017. With spirited bidding on both nights and an exceptional overall sell-through rate of 141% by value, total sales were in excess of $3 million. Many lots achieved 200% of their estimates, with buyers placing a value on provenance and wanting to own a piece of New Zealand art history.

The auction of The Roy Savage Collection of Classic Cars held in Paraparaumu on 4 December 2016 achieved nearly NZ$1.5 million and resulted in 138% sold by value proving Webb’s specialty in the sale of single-owner collections. Other single-owner collections held in 2016 included The Sierd Bouma Collection, The Collection of Michael Woolf and A Private Collection of Fine Furniture & Decorative Arts.

Caolan McAleer is able to offer confidential advice on how to best present your collection to market.

Phone:  +64 9 524 6804      Email:  caolan@webbs.co.nz