Cider House Galleries

Established for over 45 years as dealers in oil paintings from the 16th to the mid 20th century. 

Tony Roberts, together with his wife Helen, runs the business from a converted warehouse in village of Bletchingley in Surrey. .

Originally known as ‘The Kaplan Gallery’ and based in London in the 1950s, dealing in French Impressionist and Post Impressionist paintings,the business joined forces with the Cider House Galleries, an art warehouse owned by the Roberts family, in 1975.

Tony and Helen are the second generation to run the gallery.


The Cider House Galleries hold a large stock of oil paintings depicting a large variety of subjects including portraits, still lives, animal and botanical scenes, seascapes and landscapes.

The gallery enjoys an international following and has worked on many prestigious projects worldwide from Russia to the USA.

Tony and Helen Roberts are also happy to source pieces for clients and have assisted in many important and often unusual acquisitions.

They successfully sourced the tables and chairs for the first G8 summit and found, acquired and shipped a birthday present of a Rodin sculpture for a head of state within 3 days.

The gallery has supplied pieces to the British, Dutch and Saudi royal families.



We offer a comprehensive range of client services including, valuations for insurance, probate or sale, fine art installation and reasonably priced professional packing and shipping worldwide.

In recent years they have used there considerable experience to assist Private Clients with advice and sale of their collections for seven and eight figure sums .