15 years of live auctions on thesaleroom.com


15 years ago this month, we hosted the very first live auction on our art & antiques marketplace thesaleroom.com. That auction - held by Dreweatts - launched the modern era of internet bidding among UK regional auction houses and paved the way towards the world of online auctions as we know them today.

After a year that has magnified the importance of online, ATG's Publishing Director, Matt Ball, has taken a closer look at how far online auctions have come since that first auction in 2006, and why the future is exciting.

Read the full article in the Antiques Trade Gazette or download the PDF