Ryan is Cardiff’s only professionally accredited Chartered Fine Art Auctioneer and Valuer, with over 20 years of auctioneering experience in the Cardiff market.

Anthemion Auctions stands as a trusted and experienced auction house, offering a range of exceptional services to both buyers and sellers. Here are a few reasons why you should choose Anthemion Auctions:

  1. Expertise: With more than 20 years of experience in the industry, Anthemion Auctions has a team of knowledgeable experts who possess a deep understanding of art, antiques, collectibles, and other valuable items. We can provide accurate valuations, insightful advice, and reliable guidance throughout the auction process.
  2. Wide Variety of Items: Anthemion Auctions covers a wide spectrum of categories, including fine art, jewellery, furniture, rare books, vintage cars, and more. This diverse range ensures that both buyers and sellers can find the right audience for their unique items.
  3. Global Reach: Anthemion Auctions has a global client base and networks, allowing us to connect buyers and sellers from all corners of the world. Our online bidding platform and international marketing strategies enable maximum exposure for your items.
  4. Transparent Transactions: Anthemion Auctions prioritizes transparency in all our transactions. We thoroughly document each item, ensuring accurate descriptions and comprehensive condition reports. This commitment to transparency builds trust and confidence among buyers and sellers.
  5. Personalised Service: Whether you are a seasoned collector or a first-time seller, Anthemion Auctions provides personalised service tailored to your specific needs. Our team is dedicated to offering professional guidance and support from the initial consignment to the final sale and beyond.
  6. Reputation and Trust: Anthemion Auctions has established a solid reputation within the auction industry. We are known for our integrity, professionalism, and commitment to delivering exceptional results for our clients. Many collectors, institutions, and individuals rely on Anthemion Auctions for their auction needs.

When choosing Anthemion Auctions, you can expect a seamless and successful auction experience with a team that is passionate about connecting collectors with unique treasures and helping sellers achieve their goals.
Anthemion Auctions are able to offer professionals and clients a complete service, from probate to auction, undertaking everything from in-house valuations on single items, to the handling of large estates, including a complete haulage and house clearance service.

Our ethic is to provide exceptional customer service at a personal level. We believe in managing the interests and expectations of our clients by ensuring that our advice is objective and our valuations are a realistic reflection of current auction and market conditions.

About Ryan Beach:
Ryan is an accomplished auctioneer known for his expertise in conducting auctions across various categories. With his charismatic stage presence and extensive knowledge of the auction industry, Ryan has established himself as a skilled professional in the field. Known for his ability to engage and entertain the auction audience, he creates an exciting and dynamic atmosphere during auctions. His expertise in evaluating items, understanding market trends, and guiding bidders through the auction process contributes to successful and enjoyable buying and selling experiences.

Ryan started his career at Phillips Auctioneers in 1995 after successfully completing a Fine Arts Valuation Diploma, Retail Jewellers Diploma and a Fine Arts Valuation Degree at Southampton. With the closure of the Phillips regional network and particularly the Cardiff saleroom Ryan took the plunge and established Anthemion Auctions in the March of 2000. We acquired our present premises in 2005, offering us an auction house twice the size of the previous venue with easier access from the M4 on the main arterial road into the centre of Cardiff.


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