Sancai glazed pottery horse
Alastair Gibson


Gibson Antiques

Gibson Antiques Ltd specialises in Oriental ceramics and works of art and was founded by Alastair Gibson, MRICS.

Alastair had over 20 years’ experience working in the British art market before setting up his own business in 2007, having formerly been director of the Chinese & Japanese Ceramics and Works of Art Department of Sotheby’s Europe.

Stock & Services

Alastair has a comprehensive stock and is well placed to source pieces for collectors and investors. He also offers a valuation service.

Particular strengths of his stock include Chinese Famille Verte, Famille Rose, Blue and White and Qing Dynasty porcelain.

His stock extends also to related fields, such as armorial pieces made for Western market and Chinese bronzes and sculptures.

For further information visit the Gibson Antiques website


Gibson Antiques has been a regular exhibitor at a number of antiques fairs including Fine Art Asia and the International Antiques Fair in Hong Kong, TEFAF, Maastricht and several UK exhibitions including BADA, Olympia, Art Antiques London and Open Art fairs.

Alastair has served on various vetting committees and is a fully qualified member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, Fine Art & Chattels Division.

Alastair has written articles in a number of art publications including the Sotheby’s Review, Arts & Asia Magazine and Antique Collecting.

Alastair is also a former BADA council member and former director of Asian Art in London


Gibson Antiques
Chinese ceramics and works of art
c/o BADA
21 John Street
Opening hours
Open by appointment and at fairs
Alastair Gibson MRICS