Archive for August, 2008

No Eggs Broken at Sale of Russian Art, Sculpture and Decorative Silver

No Eggs Broken at Sale of Russian Art, Sculpture and Decorative Silver

. August 31, 2008

Aberdeen-Auctions of St. Petersburg, FL achieved excellent results in the August 2 – 3 sale of Russian artifacts. Three Russian eggs were the stars of the show at the Aberdeen-Auctions sale of August 2-3. The top cackle rights went to a five inch tall burgundy model with gold exterior decoration made in the manner of […]

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SaffronArt Online Indian Art Auction

SaffronArt Online Indian Art Auction

. August 30, 2008

New Delhi – Saffronart, is holding its Autumn Online Auction of Contemporary Indian art September 3-4 featuring 130 works of art by 62 artists. “We are very excited about the attention Contemporary Indian art is drawing around the world. We have always believed that Indian contemporary art has tremendous potential,” said Director of the online […]

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Oil Refinery and Right to Refine Oil in the United States Selling At Bankruptcy Auction

Oil Refinery and Right to Refine Oil in the United States Selling At Bankruptcy Auction

. August 30, 2008

SOMERSET, Ky – Tranzon Asset Advisors, a national real estate auction firm, has been appointed by the U.S. Bankruptcy Court to sell at Absolute Auction the assets of PHS Group, Inc. and its subsidiaries including The Somerset Refinery, Inc., and Somerset Oil, Inc., located in Somerset, Kentucky, 80 miles south of Lexington, Kentucky. The refining […]

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Collection Of 20th Century Avant-Garde Fashion for Auction

Collection Of 20th Century Avant-Garde Fashion for Auction

. August 30, 2008

London/New York – Christie’s is pleased to announce the auction of Resurrection: Avant-Garde Fashion, the finest collection of 20th Century fashion in private hands, will be sold in London at the South Kensington saleroom on October 30. Representing pivotal designers from the 1960s to 1990s, the collection is an articulate illustration of modern society and […]

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Post-War and Contemporary Editions at Christie’s South Kensington

Post-War and Contemporary Editions at Christie’s South Kensington

. August 29, 2008

LONDON – Christie’s South Kensington’s upcoming Prints sale offers a wide array of prints from contemporary artists, many of whom have become as iconic as the images they create. Including stunning works from the likes of Damien Hirst, Banksy, Frank Stella, Andy Warhol, Bridget Riley, and others, and crossing a wide spectrum of themes, the […]

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New York Sale of Important Jewels

New York Sale of Important Jewels

. August 29, 2008

New York, NY – On September 25, 2008, Sotheby’s New York will hold a sale of Important Jewels, with an exciting selection of signed and period Estate Jewels and white diamonds which are extremely interesting to collectors in this market. The sale consists of approximately 450 lots and is estimated to bring $11 / 15 […]

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Elton John Sapphire and Diamond Brooch for Auction

Elton John Sapphire and Diamond Brooch for Auction

. August 29, 2008

An art deco sapphire and diamond clip brooch, originally owned by the legendary musician Sir Elton John, is expected to fetch over £12,000 at Bonhams’ next London Sale of Fine Jewellery on 25 September 2008. The impressive bejewelled brooch, which was created in around 1935, is designed in the form of the initial ‘J’, and […]

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