Online Art & Antiques Auctions

Welcome to Wilson55

Founded in 1955 we are one of the UK's "Leading Expert Online Auctioneers" holding an exciting calendar of Specialist, Fine Art & Antique auctions in Cheshire each year.




Welcome to Wilson55, one of the UK's Leading Expert Online Auctioneers with a strong client base in the UK and overseas, offering a wide range of items from jewellery to fine art and other antiques. Whether you are looking for live art auctions, online antiques auctions, or specialist Modern Design Auctions, we have something for everyone.

We hold over 30 online specialist auctions each year including Northern Art, Jewellery & Watches, Silver, Firearms & Militaria, Modern Art & Design, Coins & Banknotes, Fine Wines & Spirits and Fine Furniture. These specialist auctions consist of artists such as L.S. Lowry; Helen Bradley; William Turner; Donald McIntyre; Lucie Rie; Della Robbia; Moorcroft; Robert "Mouseman" Thompson; Fornasetti; Georg Jensen; Tiffany…and many more. 

Our Cheshire auction house is renowned for its extensive collections and exceptional service. Our regular online auction events, making it easier for you to participate from the comfort of your home. Our platform ensures you never miss an opportunity to find the perfect piece.

Stay updated with the latest trends and events through our auction news, and explore our upcoming auctions to find antiques that pique your interest. Our fine art online auctions provide a seamless experience for art enthusiasts worldwide. Join us at Wilsons Auctions, where our commitment to quality and excellence sets us apart. Discover the thrill of bidding and the joy of finding unique treasures with us.


We are members of the Society of Fine Art Auctioneers, the only professional body exclusively representing fine art auctioneers and valuers in the UK. The Society was formed in 1973 to provide a professional body for specialist firms aspiring to he highest possible standards of practice. One of the basic tenets of SOFAA membership is the declared aim to achieve the best possible result for a client at all times.

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How to Buy at Auctions

Whether you're new to auctions or a seasoned-buyer, taking part is easy - read our Buying Guide to get started. 

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How to Sell at Auctions

A step-by-step 'no-jargon' guide on how to sell through our auctions.

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Auction Valuations

We offer a full range of valuation services, for auction sale, probate and insurance.

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