Colchester Antiques and Fine Art is owned by Bob Seymour and deals in  Antiques, Vintage, Collectables and curio’s and Antique to Modern Prints, Etchings, Lithograph’s and Engravings. I have new stock available all the time, when I can I will be adding more antiques, pictures, prints and engravings to this site. Where possible I will include postage and packing costs, these will be as fair as I can make them as it is not my intention to make profits from my customers for postage and packing materials, but please understand that these services do cost money.  Payment methods  are by cheque posted to me prior to sending of any goods purchased, by Bank Transfer or by secure Paypal.

IMPORTANT!!  Due to a new EU legislation regarding VAT, from 1st. January 2015 we will not be selling to any other EU country, WE WILL ONLY SELL to UK, Mainland Customers. If you require an antique or picture and you can not see it on the website please phone as I might have it in stock or know where I can obtain the item you want. I also offer a House Clearance service for either part or full house in the Colchester/Ipswich area.                                         Contact me on; 01206-862956  or :07988506321,  or email:        

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Mahogany Dressing Mirror – Victorian – c1880-1890′s
A lovely example of a dome topped Victorian Dressing Mirror.
This mid-sized piece is in great order throughout and benefits from original fittings which are all fully functioning.
Pleasingly styled risers support the dome shaped mahogany frame that displays the fine mirror plate.             The fine flame veneer plinth body sits over superb scroll carved feet. Dimensions are: 340mm d.  x  570mm h.  x 570mm w.

Overall a nicely proportioned and attractive mirror in very good antique order which will make a fine addition to any bedroom. Condition report and Other photos are available by email.

Price:  £110.00p, SOLD..SOLD..SOLD


Office Furniture, Office Desks, Filing Cabinets.

Used Office Desks, etc.

Used office desks, small filing cabinets and other furniture for sale, please enquire.  07988.506321

A Desk and small pedestal drawer cabinet, desk is dismantled/flat pack ready for taking away.  Measurements are 1600mm.  x 1200mm.  approx.  Must be collected from Colchester Area, we can offer delivery once you’ve inspected/chose your desk etc. (only Colchester Area though) for £10 per desk/pedestal.

Price: £50.00p



A delightful little Antique 19th century round footstool in Burr Maple? Veneer with inlaid marquetry and has very unusual ceramic Ball & Claw feet. It is in fair, reasonable condition with replacement feet fitted, probably around a 100 years ago, these have sustained slight chipping but still roll o.k.  The stool has also been re-upholstered at some point in it’s history.  More photos are available if needed.   (please click on picture to enlarge image)   Measurements are approx: 280mm. across x 150mm. high.         (D)281014

Price: £55.00p,  U.K. SOLD..SOLD..SOLD

Drinks Trolly, Vintage, 1960's.

Vintage Drinks Trolly


Drinks Trolley, Vintage, Cocktails, Tea.

Drinks Trolley, Vintage.

A really nice Vintage drinks trolley, from the 1950′s-1960′s period, Italian designed and in practically mimmaculate condition for the age of the piece. It has a very nice marquetry pattern applied to it and a superb shiny finish and has brass trimming.  The drinks trolley can be collected from Colchester.   (click on picture to enlarge image)  (N)240514.        . .  SOLD..SOLD..SOLD

A set of 12, 19th. Century Chinese Water Colour Paintings on Rice Paper in very good condition, they come  framed and glazed in 6 frames which are in reasonable condition. More photos can be sent by email if required. The paintings are estimated to be circa: 1860′s-1890′s, framed at a much later date, 1980′s?  (click on picture to enlarge image)   (ZZ.ZZ.O)290514  (Please enquire about payment details)    Will sell as sets of 2, 3, 0r 4 frames.

Price: £625.00p, includes p&p, Mainland U.K. only.



Laszlo Hoenig, 2 Drawer Writing Table

   Posted by: Bob   in Antiques, Furniture

Laszlo Hoenig, Designer Furniture, Mid 20th Century.

Laszlo Hoenig Mid 20th Century Desk

A Laszlo Hoenig designed classic, 2 Drawer Writing Table in Burr Maple. Designed and produced by this well known and great designer of the 20th century. In good clean condition, although does show some slight  natural wear of a 60 + year old piece of furniture, we believe this writing table/desk was made during the 1940′s-1950′s and undoubtedly sold from Laszlo Hoenig’s Mayfair, London Studio & Showroom.   (click on picture to enlarge image)  More photos can be sent via email (ZZ.U)310514     (Please contact for payment details)

Price: £295.00p  SOLD..SOLD


Taxidermy Fish, Bream, 3lb.-5lb.

   Posted by: Bob   in Antiques, Taxidermy, Vintage

Taxidermy, Fish, Bream, Fishing

Taxidermy Fish, 3lb.-5lb. Bream

A wonderful example of a Taxidermy Fish is this 3lb.-5lb. Bream, set in a glass fronted wooden case with an authentic looking River bed background. Both the Bream and the wooden case are in very good condition and are thought to date from around the 1930′s-1950′s. The case measures approx. 600mm. W. x 320mm. H. x 150mm. D.  (BB)010514. Click on picture for larger image.

Price: £275.00p  Sold…Sold…Sold


Taxidermy Fish, Common Carp

   Posted by: Bob   in Antiques, Taxidermy, Vintage

Taxidermy, Carp, Fishing

Taxidermy, Common Carp

A fine example of a Taxidermy Fish is this 7lb.-9lb. Common Carp, set in a nice glass fronted wooden case with authentic River bed background. The fish is in very good condition and is thought to be older (1920′s-1940′s) than the case, which also is in good clean condition. Case Measures 810mm. W. x 355mm. H. x 230mm. D. (approx.)  (BB)010514. (Click on picture for larger image)

Price:  £295.00p.  Sold…Sold…Sold

Drinks Trolley, Vintage, Italian Style.

Vintage Drinks Trolley

A wonderful stylish looking drinks trolley in really fine/immaculate condition and Italian style. This is a really nice Vintage Drinks Trolley from the late 60′s to early 70′s period, thought to be Italian designed and also made in Italy. In practically immaculate condition for the age of the piece, it has a very nice marquetry pattern applied to it and a clear varnished finish and a brass trim surround. Glass sliding doors to each side and the rounded ends swivel to an open position also. This wonderful Drinks Trolley can be collected from me in Colchester or packed and sent by courier at extra expense. Will deliver if needed local to Colchester.  (click on picture to enlarge image) more photos available by email if required.

Price: £ ….. SOLD…SOLD…SOLD

Sir Edwin Landseer, Engraving, 19th century, C.G.Lewis

Hand Coloured Engraving

A very fine 19th Century, steel engraved, Hand Coloured Engraving by C.G.Lewis after a painting by Sir Edwin Landseer and published in The Art Journal in 1876.  Size is approx. 250ml x 205ml. including the title, plus margins.  Comes in an attractive new light blue mount and cellophane bag.     (A)081111       (click on picture for larger image)  

Price:  £34.00p, includes p&p, Mainland U.K. only.  (overseas customers please contact)