Archive for April, 2008

Artek Pavilion by Shigeru Ban at Sale of Important 20th Century Design

Artek Pavilion by Shigeru Ban at Sale of Important 20th Century Design

. April 29, 2008

NEW YORK, NY – Sotheby’s offers the Artek Pavilion by internationally recognized architect Shigeru Ban in collaboration with UPM, one of the world’s leading forest products groups, as part of the June 14, 2008 sale of Important 20th Century Design. Made primarily from recycled materials, this prefabricated pavilion, which has been exhibited in Milan, Helsinki, […]

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Leonard Auction Announces Outstanding April Results

Leonard Auction Announces Outstanding April Results

. April 29, 2008

Leonard Auction’s April 19, 2008 sale featuring Tramp Art was a rousing success as bidders had the opportunity to take home many important and unique items not often seen in the Midwest. The auction was well received attracting more than 120 live and phone bidders in addition to 350 internet bidders. “We were thrilled with […]

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WORKS BY RUSSIANS AND OLD MASTERS BRING BIG MONEY AT GENE SHAPIRO SALE

WORKS BY RUSSIANS AND OLD MASTERS BRING BIG MONEY AT GENE SHAPIRO SALE

. April 28, 2008

(New York City, N.Y.) – A stylized and historical acrylic on canvas portrait of former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev, done in 1989 by the Russian artist Semyon Faibisovich (b. 1949) and originally intended as cover art for an issue of TIME magazine, soared to $144,000 at an auction of important Russian art and other works […]

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AutographStore.com Auctions Authentic Celebrity Autographed Collectibles

AutographStore.com Auctions Authentic Celebrity Autographed Collectibles

. April 28, 2008

New York, NY – The Autograph Store, a leading online celebrity autograph auction site, offers a constantly updated selection of authentic autographs, signed memorabilia, celebrity photos and much more. Users can register for free on AutographStore.com to bid on authentic celebrity autographed items. Registered users can monitor their auction watchlists and check auction results on […]

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LGB Australian Horse Auction

LGB Australian Horse Auction

. April 28, 2008

No longer is distance a barrier to participation in Australian thoroughbred sales. With the adoption of Live Global Bid’s (LGB) real-time, online auction bidding technology the Australian thoroughbred industry is now a worldwide business. After introducing Live Global Bid’s online auction technology at this year’s Australian Easter Yearling Sale, William Inglis and Son sold a […]

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