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Tennants’ sales of Vintage Motorvehicles and Automobilia always draw in crowds of motoring enthusiasts, and the sale on Saturday 25th March was no exception. With the lots on offer ranging from highly collectable enamel advertising signs to vintage Rolls-Royces, the sale appealed to a wide spectrum of buyers. 
Tennants’ Spring Fine Art Sale on 24th and 25th March showed good all-round results, with each department contributing to a buoyant sale in which traditional art and antiques proved equally in demand as modern and contemporary art. A busy saleroom, over 1200 bidders registered online, and telephone lines at capacity led to a total hammer price of £1,460,950, with 85.5% of the lots sold. Managing Director Jeremy Pattison said of the sale ‘There was a real buzz in the saleroom over the two days, with consistently strong prices being achieved throughout’.
A Roman bronze ear, over 1600 years old that was found in North Yorkshire is coming under the hammer in Tennants’ sale of Antiquities on 31st March in Leyburn.
A private collection of Railway Memorabilia is coming up for auction in Tennants’ sale of Toys, Models and Collectables on 5th April. The collection focusses on North Eastern railways in the years preceding the 1921 Railways Act, when the myriad independent railway companies were amalgamated into four national companies. 
A significant private collection – The Property of a Gentleman - is at the heart of an exciting assemblage of Modern British and Irish Paintings and Sculpture on offer in Tennants Spring Fine Art sale on 24th & 25th March.  With the likes of Graham Sutherland, William Gear, Markey Robinson and Michael Ayrton on offer, the sale brings an important representation of Modern British & Irish Art to North Yorkshire.
From an Italian Renaissance sculpture to an important installation by Sir Terry Frost, Tennants’ Spring Fine Art Sale on the 24th and 25th March brings together an exciting array of works of art spanning five centuries. This multi-discipline sale incorporates fine lots of glass, ceramics, Oriental art, watches, jewellery, silver, decorative art and modern design, pictures, rugs, clocks, works of art and furniture.
Fine Jewellery at Tennants has gone from strength to strength in recent years, and the forthcoming Spring Fine Art Sale on 24th & 25th March continues the trend with a particularly strong array of remarkable diamonds, old and new. Fine examples of modern diamond rings from leading houses Cartier and Boodles mix with elegant Georgian and Victorian pieces in this 150 lot sale.
Tennants’ auction of Scientific and Musical Instruments, Cameras and Tools on 17 February achieved remarkable prices in a sale that attracted an unusually high number of new bidders both in the room and on the internet. 
A stunning collection of luxury handbags and accessories from a private Mayfair residence drew in the crowds to Tennants’ sale of Vintage Costume, Textiles and Dolls on the 11th February. 
The Modern & Contemporary Art Sale at Tennants, Leyburn on 25 February sees a wide range of artists and movements brought together in a carefully curated sale. 
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