Archive for May, 2008

Honda Mini Bikes for Shannons Melbourne Auction

Honda Mini Bikes for Shannons Melbourne Auction

. May 25, 2008

Two superbly restored early 1970s Honda Mini Bikes will be the small sensations of Shannons Melbourne Winter Classic Auction on Monday June 2. The bikes – a 1971 Honda SL70 KO and a 1973 Honda XR75 KO – have both been rebuilt by the same vendor to an exceptionally high standard that would make them […]

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Unique, unrecorded 1863 Penny sold for a record £17,500 At Tennants Auction

Unique, unrecorded 1863 Penny sold for a record £17,500 At Tennants Auction

. May 25, 2008

In a sale totalling £176,000, lot 190, a unique and unrecorded 1863 English Penny with a die number 5 below the date, was sold in Tennants Auctioneers specialist Coin Sale in Leyburn, North Yorkshire on Wednesday, 21st May 2008 for a record £17,500 plus buyers premium. It was sold to a private collector from Scotland. […]

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Gratz Gallery & Conservation Studio Hosts Fine Art Auction To Benefit The Salvation Army Kroc Center Project

Gratz Gallery & Conservation Studio Hosts Fine Art Auction To Benefit The Salvation Army Kroc Center Project

. May 25, 2008

Gratz Gallery & Conservation Studio of New Hope, Pennsylvania, is hosting a fine art auction featuring a collection of American and European paintings and works on paper on Sunday, June 8, at 2 p.m. The setting for the auction will be the Eagle Fire Company located up the street from the gallery in New Hope […]

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Bonhams & Goodman Auctioneers Host Twentieth Century Australian Art Exhibition in Melbourne

Bonhams & Goodman Auctioneers Host Twentieth Century Australian Art Exhibition in Melbourne

. May 25, 2008

Masterpieces of Modern Australian Art at Bonhams & Goodman, level 1, 540 Malvern Road, Prahran. General public access: Friday 30 May to Sunday 1 June 2008 from 10am to 5pm. Melbourne art-lovers are in for a treat with Bonhams & Goodman set to host an exhibition in their Melbourne rooms featuring renowned icons of twentieth […]

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Christie’s Announces Auction of Jeff Koons Ballon Flower

Christie’s Announces Auction of Jeff Koons Ballon Flower

. May 24, 2008

LONDON – Christie’s has announced that it will offer Jeff Koon’s Ballon Flower (Magenta) at its Post War and Contemporary Art auction on June 30 in London. The sculpture is estimated in the region of £12 million. This work is one of five unique versions: Magenta, Blue, Orange, Yellow, Red and was executed between 1995 […]

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