Important Information


As part of our service to clients we offer an 'at cost' postal service. Within the UK we will only use Royal Mail Special Delivery/ Parcel Force 24 or 48 depending on the size and weight of your consignment. 

You may alternatively collect your purchases by prior appointment, please email us at rvb@bleasdalesltd. co. uk to make an appointment and obtain collection details. 

If you require your purchases posting please email rvb@bleasdalesltd. co. uk for a quote, please contact us prior to paying your sale invoice to avoid the unnecessary need to make two separate payments. 

When you make your payment by bank transfer please use the name on your invoice as the reference and if paying for postage follow that reference by PP indicating your payment includes postage. 

We post in strict order of payment, once you have paid you will be allocated a postal number. We pack and post all items ourselves and on average post between ten and fifteen parcels per working day, we will email you the evening of the day your items have been despatched. Please note that it can take up to four weeks for all parcels to be despatched following the sale date. 

If you require your items more quickly than our service can provide please contact Mailboxes Leamington Spa: to obtain a quote. 

Please note that postal costs are determined entirely by weight and size. If we are posting to you outside the UK you will be responsible for any import or other charges payable at the point of entry.  


We are only able to accept payment by cheque, cash or bank transfer. We are not able to accept payment in excess of £5000 in cash per sale in order to satisfy current legislation. In order to keeps our buyer’s premium to a minimum, we do not accept payment by credit or debit cards. 

Our Bankers Lloyds, Leamington Spa Sort code: 30-94-93 Account no: 00302603 

IBAN: GB24 LOYD 3094 9300 3026 03 BIC: LOYDGB21137 

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Conditions of Sale

Our Conditions of Sale, under which this sale is conducted, are available via our website or on request. Our conditions are based upon recommended Conditions of Sale approved by The Society of Fine Art Auctioneers and The Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors. Your special attention is drawn to conditions relating to online bidding via  

If you bid in the sale and are successful you will pay the hammer price plus a premium of 20% of the hammer price. You will pay no extra charges to  

Our printed catalogues provide comprehensive information about all the lots included in the sale as well as illustrations and guide estimates. Once you have decided which lots you are interested in you can then contact us to get further information about the condition of an individual item or to place your bid. 

Privacy Policy

For details of our privacy policy, see:   

Cites Regulations 

Please be aware that certain Lots in this sale may be subject to the CITES regulations if exporting these items outside the EU. These regulations may be found at 

Tips on bidding online at timed sales: (Please note these are bidspotter tips - they are a partner organisation to

Terms & Conditions


Every lot in our sale will be published online with full catalogue details and at least one colour image at:

From Monday 6 June one-to-one personal viewing by arrangement with Robert Bleasdale 07983 304880 


Sale enquiries

Prior to view and sale R.V. Bleasdale 07983 304880

Updated sale information and results


Catalogue: £12 inc. UK P&P

£15 inc. worldwide P&P 


Absentee bids

One way to bid is by completing an absentee bid form prior to the sale. Once again you will need to register your details, name, address and contact number. We may contact you to check your identity. 

Tell us which lots you are interested in and the maximum bid you wish to leave. Please remember that there will be an additional buyers premium charge on top of your maximum bid, which is 20% of the hammer price. You will pay no extra charges to  You can return your signed form (see back of catalogue) by post or email.
If you are successful we will let you know within 48 hours.