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Portrait miniatures

Portrait miniatures

Unearthing the stories behind these keepsakes has nurtured a firm friendship between an avid collector and his advisor, says Claire Wrathall. Photographs by Jude Edginton

Tribal textiles

Tribal textiles

Virtuoso design and lyrical history delight two woven-art enthusiasts, who have created an exquisite and culturally rich collection, says Katrina Burroughs. Portrait by David Ellis

Antiquities

Antiquities

Fervour for ancient art and artefacts – and an eye for undervalued treasures – has given rise to an eclectic private museum, says Claire Wrathall

Ceramics

Ceramics

Contemporary studio pottery is juxtaposed with fine Sèvres porcelain in an exquisite collection shaped by a chief investment officer and a London gallerist. Claire Wrathall reports. Photographs by Shamil Tanna

Fine wine

Fine wine

A 20-year friendship between a watch impresario and his award-winning winemaker “consultant” has led to some remarkable vinous adventures

Postwar abstract art

Postwar abstract art

“Lyrical abstraction” has led to many a flowing conversation between a Parisian gallerist and a London-based financier. Claire Wrathall reports. Photograph by Richard Cannon