Archive for July, 2007

There is life in UK commercial property auctions yet

There is life in UK commercial property auctions yet

. July 4, 2007

Britain’s commercial property market may have passed its peak slightly, but the chance to buy a property at auction has not gone away, property advisor Savills has pointed out. Some might have thought otherwise, reading the report published today by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (Rics), which showed the number of commercial properties sold […]

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Ten Auction World Records Achieved at The Jack Hogan Collection sale of Ford Motorcars

Ten Auction World Records Achieved at The Jack Hogan Collection sale of Ford Motorcars

. July 4, 2007

The success of the Jack Hogan Collections sale of Ford motorcars far exceeded expectations on June 30th in Aurora, Oregon. Bonhams & Butterfields principal auctioneer and CEO Malcolm Barber sold to an enthusiastic throng of Ford collectors whod filled Hogans hangar on a sunny Saturday. The gathered crowd consisted of serious Ford V8 collectors from […]

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Corot Masterwork Highlights European Paintings Sale at Bonhams in New York Thursday

Corot Masterwork Highlights European Paintings Sale at Bonhams in New York Thursday

. July 4, 2007

The June 28th auction of European Paintings at Bonhams in New York City featured more than 140 select works on canvas and panel, including a variety of continental works from Old Masters to Modern. The offering was highlighted by paintings by Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot, Ardegno Soficci, Edouard Cortes and others. Bidding was highly competitive, both nationally […]

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Murray clan rare 18th century delft plate to sell at Bonhams

Murray clan rare 18th century delft plate to sell at Bonhams

. July 3, 2007

An 18th century delft dinner plate made in Glasgow as part of a set for the Murray Clan of Polmaise near Stirling is a feature lot in Bonhams’ annual Scottish Sale, which will take place this year between 22 – 24 August 2007 in Edinburgh. It is expected to fetch between £2,000 – 3,000. The […]

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Contents of artists studio in arts and crafts row in Hammersmith to sell at Bonhams

Contents of artists studio in arts and crafts row in Hammersmith to sell at Bonhams

. July 3, 2007

The selected contents of a stunning artist’s house on the famous Talgarth Road, Hammersmith, London, will be sold at Bonhams in Knightsbridge on 24 July 2007. The sale will offer potential bidders and enthusiasts of late 19th century art and architecture a rare opportunity to see how such a remarkable property has been furnished. The […]

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