Archive for April, 2010

The Man with the Golden Gun at Richard Winterton Auctioneers

The Man with the Golden Gun at Richard Winterton Auctioneers

. April 15, 2010

James Bond and film fanatics in general will be keen to know about a forthcoming auction on Tuesday 27th April. The Collectors’ Sale held by Richard Winterton Auctioneers of Lichfield will include a replica ‘golden gun’ commemorating the 1974 Roger Moore film ‘The Man with the Golden Gun’. Anyone who has seen the film will […]

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White Gold Fine Meissen and Sevres to be Auctioned at Christie’s

White Gold Fine Meissen and Sevres to be Auctioned at Christie’s

. April 15, 2010

Christie’s London celebrates 18th century porcelain with two important sales entitled White Gold. The first collection which will be offered on 12 May coincides with the 300th anniversary of the founding of the Meissen factory and is a fitting celebration of this important cultural and historic event. This single owner collection of Meissen and Viennese […]

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Sotheby’s Arts of the Islamic World Sale Sets Record

Sotheby’s Arts of the Islamic World Sale Sets Record

. April 15, 2010

Sotheby’s London bi-annual Arts of the Islamic World Sale, which presented for sale works of art that span from the rise of Islam in the 7th century through to the 19th century, today achieved the record total of £15,447,450 ($23,772,081), well in excess of pre-sale expectations (est. £6.3-9.1 million). The well-attended auction, which achieved sell-through […]

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Sotheby’s New York Impressionist and Modern Art Auction

Sotheby’s New York Impressionist and Modern Art Auction

. April 15, 2010

Sotheby’s spring Evening Sale of Impressionist and Modern Art in New York on 5 May 2010 presents a superb offering of works by a range of artists including Monet, Picasso, Matisse, Feininger, and Modigliani. Many come from esteemed private collections and estates and are fresh to the market. Prior to the auction, works from both […]

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Christie’s to Auction Collection Featuring Works by Renoir, Raffaeli, and Cassatt

Christie’s to Auction Collection Featuring Works by Renoir, Raffaeli, and Cassatt

. April 15, 2010

As a highlight of the upcoming Spring auction season, Christie’s New York will present Property from the Collection of Raymond and Miriam Klein, a selection of exceptional fine art from the couple’s spectacular residence in historic Rittenhouse Square in Philadelphia. Works from the collection will be featured in a series of major sales this Spring, […]

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