Archive for May, 2008

Sotheby’s New York Latin American Art Sale

Sotheby’s New York Latin American Art Sale

. May 27, 2008

NEW YORK – On the evening of May 29 and day of May 30, 2008, Sotheby’s New York will offer for sale works by latin american artists, including the most important selection of paintings by Rufino Tamayo to appear on the market in several years. The cover of the sale catalogue features Tamayo’s El comedor […]

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OVER 500 RARE AND ANTIQUE CLOCKS TO BE AUCTIONED SATURDAY, JUNE 14, BY FONTAINE’S IN PITTSFIELD, MASS

OVER 500 RARE AND ANTIQUE CLOCKS TO BE AUCTIONED SATURDAY, JUNE 14, BY FONTAINE’S IN PITTSFIELD, MASS

. May 26, 2008

(Pittsfield, Mass.) – Over 500 antique collectible clocks – many of them exceedingly rare and museum-quality – will be sold on Saturday, June 14, starting at 10 a.m., by Fontaine’s Auction Gallery. A catalog is available by phone request, at (413) 448-8922, or through e-mail request, at info@fontaineauction.com. Images may be viewed on the firm’s […]

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Chait International Fine Art Auction

Chait International Fine Art Auction

. May 26, 2008

Important Chinese Porcelains and Pottery from Beverly Hills and Newport Beach Collections Jades, Ivories, Coral and Qing Porcelains from a New York Estate European Furniture and Furnishings from a Mission Viejo Estate Chinese Cloisonné Enamels, Antique Ceramics and Japanese Antiques from Santa Barbara and Florida Collections Buddhist Bronzes, Chinese and Sino-Tibetan; together with Wood Carvings […]

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Last Ketterer Kunst Art Brunch

Last Ketterer Kunst Art Brunch

. May 26, 2008

Munich – Ketterer Kunst bids farewell to the Prinz Alfons Palais; late this year, Robert Ketterer, head of the firm, is opening a House for Art of his own at Neue Messe Munich. “Before that happens, there will be a last Art Brunch on 1 June 2008 on the occasion of the pre-sale viewings to […]

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Rock Island Auction Company May Sale Realizes Nearly $9 Million

Rock Island Auction Company May Sale Realizes Nearly $9 Million

. May 25, 2008

Moline IL, – Rock Island Auction Company’s first premiere sale of the year concluded on May 5th, putting some of the world’s finest firearms into the hands of many serious collectors from across the globe. The two highest grossing lots of the auction were both extremely rare antique Colt firearms, a Colt Walker model 1847 […]

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