Categories / Art and Photography, Music

Auction of Syd Barrett’s belongings

Items from the estate of Syd Barrett, including signed artwork never seen before, will be coming up for auction at Cheffins Auctioneers in Cambridge in their Fine Art Sale on 29th & 30th November.

The auction is made up of items left by Syd in his Cambridge house. Both his bikes, which he had used every day in Cambridge for visits to the local shops and pub were hand painted by Syd and will be included in this sale as will several pieces of furniture which Syd customised or made himself.

Other items will include the easel, paints and paint table which Syd used, along with various books, homemade speakers and a classical guitar.

Viewing for the sale will take place from the previous Sunday and a full colour catalogue will be available. The sale will also be available to view online at the Cheffins website.

Find out more at the Cheffins website

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