Archive for October, 2009

Sotheby’s to Auction Islamic Works of Art in Paris

Sotheby’s to Auction Islamic Works of Art in Paris

. October 6, 2009

Sotheby’s Orientalist sale in Paris on October 28 will consist of 205 lots of paintings, sculptures and works of art. It will also include a section dedicated to Islamic Art for the first time, with 120 lots illustrating les arts d’Orient from North Africa to China. Orientalist Paintings One of the sale’s most desirable works […]

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John Moran’s September 29th Estates Auction  Results

John Moran’s September 29th Estates Auction Results

. October 6, 2009

John Moran Auctioneers’ September 29, 2009 Estates Auction, featuring European & American decorative & fine art, proved once again that however battered the economy, exceptional pieces still bring exceptional prices. With their national and international audience growing ever larger, thanks to extensive internet visibility and online bidding, Moran’s is achieving strong results in the categories […]

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SKINNER TO AUCTION ASIAN WORKS OF ART OCTOBER 17th and 18th IN BOSTON

SKINNER TO AUCTION ASIAN WORKS OF ART OCTOBER 17th and 18th IN BOSTON

. October 5, 2009

Million dollar jade collection to be offered at auction BOSTON, Mass. – www.skinnerinc.com – Skinner, one of the world’s leading auction houses for antiques and fine art, today announced its upcoming auction of Asian Works of Art – to take place on Oct 17th at 3 p.m. and Oct. 18th at 10 a.m. in its […]

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Vintage Cars, Automobilia, and Motorcycles Auction at Dorotheum

Vintage Cars, Automobilia, and Motorcycles Auction at Dorotheum

. October 5, 2009

Once more the Dorotheum gets up to speed for the vintage car fair „Classic Expo“ in Salzburg: „Vintage Cars, Automobilia, and Motorcycles“ with a total of 500 lots coming up for auction. On 17th, car- and motorcycle lovers will have ample opportunity to bid for rare and valuable vehicles. In the vintage car category, an […]

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Pharmaceutical and Scientific Treasures at the Vienna Dorotheum Auction

Pharmaceutical and Scientific Treasures at the Vienna Dorotheum Auction

. October 5, 2009

Powdered belladonae (nightshade) and powdered baldrian (valerian) – both part of a collection of historical pharmaceutical items presented at the auction of “Historical scientific instruments, models, and globes” to be held on 20th October 2009 at the Dorotheum Vienna. The event features a true rarity, the complete furnishings of a 17th century pharmacy – a […]

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