Will Richards is Deputy Chairman and is based at Dreweatts’ Pall Mall office in London and at the Donnington Priory salerooms in Newbury. He has over 20 years’ experience in the auction business. Previously with Phillips and Bonhams, latterly as a UK Board Director Will has advised private clients and public institutions both in UK and internationally. He joined Dreweatts as a Director in May 2008 and has been responsible for many of the single owner and collections sales held at Dreweatts including the Selected Contents of Abbotswood, May 2017, which was the culmination of the successful dispersal of a £4 million collection with which Will had been involved since 1999. Other recent successful auctions include the dispersal of the collection of the 3rd Baron Wraxall in 2019, the Richard Burnett Collection, May 2016, which realised over £1 million and the Collection of the Late Ian Askew in April 2015.
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