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Auctioneers and valuers since 1759, with salerooms at Donnington Priory, Newbury and Pall Mall, London.

Ben Brown MRICS

Head of Department, Furniture, Rugs and Carpets

Ben Brown (MRICS) is head of the Furniture department and specialises in Furniture, Rugs and Carpets, his extensive knowledge also permits him to act as a General Valuer.

Dreweatts holds four auctions of well curated Fine Furniture a year and Ben manages all elements of the process.

Ben joined Dreweatts in 2006 from Bonham’s Furniture department, Edinburgh. He graduated from De Montfort University in 1999 with a BA joint honours degree in the History of Art and Design. In the same year he joined Sotheby’s Country House saleroom in Billingshurst where he gained valuable knowledge of a wide range of antique items and specialised in the subject of furniture. Ben finds the combination of design, aesthetics and a wide range of manufacturing techniques particularly appealing in this specialist area.

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