galloping horses and brilliant colours characterise Brasilier's work

Still painting at the age of 89, André Brasilier is one of France's most celebrated artists. British art fans have a chance to see an exhibition of works from the past 60 years at the Opera Gallery in central London

the fair is great for all price points

Buying antiques is a great way of furnishing with minimal impact on the environment. And if you're always on the look-out for fascinating one-off pieces, don't miss the upcoming Decorative Antiques & Textile Fairs in London's Battersea.

Harewood House has many Chippendale pieces

Harewood House near Leeds is home to a remarkable collection of Thomas Chippendale furniture and it's inviting the public to visit a special Chippendale trail to mark the 300th anniversary of the designer's birth