A guitar by Jean-Baptiste Voboam, Paris 1699

Sold for £148,800

Musical Instruments Auction

Friday 10th December 2021 View More

An unfretted clavichord by Johann Adolph Hass, Hamburg, 1761

The Christopher Hogwood Collection of Keyboard Instruments realises over half a million in auction sales

Musical Instruments at Gardiner Houlgate

Gardiner Houlgate is one of the premier auctioneers in Europe to offer specialist auctions of Musical Instruments.

Five specialist sales are held each year, to include a large and varied selection of violins, violas, cellos, bows, guitars, miscellaneous strings, brass, woodwind, keyboards, and other related musical items.

We have established a reputation for offering highly professional, efficient and personal, and friendly service. This approach together with our competitive charges enables us to offer an unrivaled specialist auction service to both our clients and customers.

All sale items are offered on the international market with dedicated mailing lists and the option for customers to bid ‘live’ over the internet. We cater to both the professional and amateur player, the collector, and the trade.

If you are interested in buying or selling please contact Jamie South or Luke Hobbs +44 (0)1225 812912 or by email at auctions@gardinerhoulgate.co.uk


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Sale Dates

December 2021

Wednesday 8th DecemberThe Guitar AuctionEntry Deadline – 12th NovemberView More
Thursday 9th DecemberGuitar Amplification, Effects, Spares & Audio EquipmentEntry Deadline – 12th NovemberView More
Friday 10th DecemberMusical InstrumentsEntry Deadline – 12th NovemberView More

March 2022

Wednesday 9th MarchThe Guitar SaleEntry Deadline – 11th February
Thursday 10th MarchGuitar Amplification, Effects, Spares & Audio EquipmentEntry Deadline – 11th February
Friday 11th MarchMusical InstrumentsEntry Deadline – 11th February

June 2022

Wednesday 15th JuneThe Guitar SaleEntry Deadline – 13th May
Thursday 16th JuneGuitar Amplification, Effects, Spares & Audio EquipmentEntry Deadline – 13th May
Friday 17th JuneMusical InstrumentsEntry Deadline – 13th May