About the Fairs ...
Antique and Fine Art Fair was re-born when taken
over more than thirty years ago by the present
organisers. From being a small but select Fair,
it has blossomed into a major event.
has always been closely monitored with attention
to detail and balance being the key words. Exhibitors
applying are selected on a basis of quality, integrity
and knowledge, and as many areas of antiques as
possible are represented to give the Fair a vital
and diverse profile. The Fair now includes 20th
century and Art Nouveau specialist dealers, adding
another dimension to this interesting Fair. Many
of the exhibitors are members of either the British
Antique Dealers' Association or the London and
Provincial Antique Dealers Association and are
well-known and esteemed in their areas of expertise.
The aim of
the Fair is to provide a suitable forum for antiques
and fine art from all over the country to be presented
before the cognoscenti of the North, who are renowned
for their appreciation of the finer things in
life! Harrogate is a centre of excellence for
antiques in the North of England and, enhanced
by its unique and elegant beauty, it is a natural
setting for one of the most prestigious events
of Antiques and Fine Art to be found outside London
maintains the highest standards, the Fair, under
the direction of its organiser, Louise Walker,
prides itself on being a friendly and informative
experience to both exhibitors and visitors alike.
Its original byword of being a "Buyer's Fair",
where like-minded people can discuss and purchase
Fine Art and Antiques, still holds true.