About Sworders


Where tradition meets innovation, Sworders are proud to be one of the UK’s most esteemed fine art auction houses with an international reputation and a legacy dating back to 1782.

Our award-winning, sustainably-built, auction rooms and head office are situated in the village of Stansted Mountfitchet, Essex, less than one hour from central London, where we conduct approximately fifty auctions each year. Our calendar of events includes British and European paintings, Fine Furniture and Works of Art, Modern and Contemporary Art, Asian Art, Jewellery, and Fine Wine and Spirits. We have a thriving valuations office in the historic town of Hertford and a vibrant Central London gallery.

At Sworders, we combine expertise and experience with a steadfast commitment to achieving the very best auction results for our clients. We skilfully market collections to prospective purchasers around the globe, transcending market boundaries and engaging the hearts and minds of art enthusiasts far and wide.

We take great pride in being members of the Society of Fine Art Auctioneers, the distinguished professional body exclusively representing fine art auctioneers and valuers in the UK. This ethical foundation has earned us a well-deserved reputation among respected art dealers and passionate collectors alike.