Antique Dealers: the British Antique Trade in the 20th Century

Waring and Gillow Limited

Waring & Gillow Ltd established a dedicated and separate 'antiques store' at their store at 175-181 Oxford Street by c.1900; their main department store in Oxford Street also had 'antiques' departments.  Waring & Gillow were a major firm of household furnishers. house decorators and builders with branches and factories in Paris, Madrid, Joannesburg, Manchester, Liverpool and Lancaster.

Trading Names

Waring and Gillow Limited c.1913 - c.1950
Gillow & Co. 1902
Waring & Co 1902


No Classifications


antique furniture c.1913
Fine Furniture 1922

Trading Classifications

Dealers in Works of Art 1902
Antique Furniture Dealers c.1920 - c.1932


Gillow c.1920 - c.1930


BADA 1920

Objects Sold

No Objects Sold

Objects Bought

No Objects Bought