Dorian is a member of LAPADA, the Association of Art & Antiques Dealers.
Since its inception in 1974, LAPADA is the largest association of professional art and antiques dealers in the United Kingdom. Membership is only open to those who meet the Association’s requirements as to experience, quality of stock and knowledge of their subject.
Dorian is a member of CINOA, the International Federation of Dealer Associations (Confédération Internationale des Négociants en Oeuvres d'Art).
Established in 1935, CINOA binds their dealer members to adhere to reputable standards of quality, expertise and integrity as outlined in the CINOA Code of Ethics
Dorian Caffot de Fawes is a London-based French antiques dealer who focuses on the 20th Century, typically from 1920 to 1970. Dorian's rigorously-selected stock includes lighting, furniture, exquisite objects and pictures for both private collectors and interior designers, making sure each item combines powerful decorative qualities, great craftsmanship and sensible price.
By mixing styles and periods, Dorian’s relaxed approach to 20th Century decorative Arts offers an interesting selection of elegant and unusual pieces to today's collectors and interior designers, both in the UK and internationally.
Born in Paris, Dorian grew up in the Pays Basque and studied Art History in Bordeaux before moving to London in 2008. After being trained at Sotheby's in Bond Street, he worked for seven years for a well-known antique lighting dealer in Chelsea before setting up his own business. After six years in Fulham, Dorian's new gallery now spans over 90 square meters on Church Street, Marylebone, where he is proud to be part of one of the last antiques dealers communities in London.