Archive for March, 2008

Massive Moorcroft at Charterhouse April Auction

Massive Moorcroft at Charterhouse April Auction

. March 29, 2008

A Moorcroft vase, one of the largest ones ever made by this very popular factory is going under the Charterhouse hammer in their Decorative Arts auction on Friday 18th April at The Long Street Salerooms, Sherborne. England. Saleroom staff member David Sims with the massive Moorcroft vase in the Charterhouse auction on Friday 18th April […]

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SPEED and Barrett-Jackson Reach Extended Partnership Agreement

SPEED and Barrett-Jackson Reach Extended Partnership Agreement

. March 29, 2008

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla – The world’s premier collector car auction company, Barrett-Jackson, and SPEED™, the definitive motorsports and automotive lifestyle network, have reached an agreement on a multi-year contract to continue live broadcasts of the Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Events in Scottsdale, Ariz., and West Palm Beach, Fla., and extend coverage to include Barrett-Jackson’s new […]

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Sothebys New York and London to offer Contemporary Art from the Collection of Helga and Walther Lauffs

Sothebys New York and London to offer Contemporary Art from the Collection of Helga and Walther Lauffs

. March 29, 2008

New York, NY – This spring in New York and later this year in London,, Sotheby’s will offer works from the Collection of Helga and Walther Lauffs, one of the most important German private collections of Contemporary art to ever appear on the market. This collection includes major works from artists ranging from Joseph Beuys, […]

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A Day of Decorative Treasures at Christie’s in April

A Day of Decorative Treasures at Christie’s in April

. March 29, 2008

LONDON – Christie’s are proud to provide a day of inspirational decorative delights with a dynamic twist on Thursday, 24 April 2008. Coinciding with The Victoria and Albert Museum’s new exhibition on Thomas Hope, supported by Christie’s, the morning session of the sale presents the various stylistic facets of Thomas Hope (1769-1831), showcasing the range […]

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Spink Smythe sees strong demand for world banknotes

Spink Smythe sees strong demand for world banknotes

. March 29, 2008

Manhattan, New York – Spink Smythe’s March 20th (auction #278), spring paper money auction was well received by collectors of world banknotes, with heated bidding on higher quality lots. As has become the trend at Spink Smythe during recent numismatic auctions, quality lots have once again inspired bidders. This was typified by frantic bidding on […]

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