Welcoming John Brans, Leonard Joel’s Western Australia Representative Specialist

We are so pleased to announce the expansion of our national representative network to Western Australia with the appointment of third generation antique dealer John Brans of Brans Antiques & Art.

John Brans and his family are acknowledged as that state’s preeminent antique dealers with deep ties to private, corporate and public clients alike.

John’s business has always focused on bringing to his local collecting community antiques, objects and works of art of an international quality, rarely seen on Australian shores.

Leonard Joel Auctions
From The Brans Collection
A Roman Rococo Giltwood
Console Table
Sold for $25,000

With almost half a century of experience in the Perth marketplace and community, we are confident that John will be able to finally connect the Leonard Joel calendar of auctions with both buyers and sellers alike.

While John’s particular expertise is advising and buying for clients in the fields of important Italian, European and English furniture, sculpture, and works of art, he also has a long-standing and deep affinity with the Australian and international art world and a keen eye for the exceptional in many areas of collecting.

Distance aside, this collaboration will ultimately bring specialised exhibitions to Perth of the finest auction jewellery, and opportunities for Western Australian clients to market and sell their fine art and antiques collections, with the oversight of one of Perth’s most respected antique specialists.

If you have an important single piece or collection that
you’d like to discuss with John Brans, he can be reached on or 0412 385 555. 

Chairman / Head of Important Collections

Banner Image: John Brans, Leonard Joel’s Western Australia Representative Specialist 

May 2022