James Harvey joined Dreweatts in 2014 having worked in both auction and retail businesses for 30 years initially for Phillip’s auctioneers and then running the fine art division for Mallett in London and New York. On returning from New York James founded an independent gallery located in Chelsea specialising in British Art.
With a personal interest in British and Sporting art from the C18th & C19th James has a broad knowledge of traditional art with wide experience of sourcing and curating exhibitions and working with international art agents and interiors decorator. Following the acquisition of the Mallett brand he has developed a hybrid auction and retail role based from a suite of Mallett galleries at Donnington priory in Newbury. James brings a wealth of knowledge in the C18th and C19th paintings and watercolours to his role together with his experience of managing international high net worth clients