Archive for April, 2010

Painting by Christian Krohg of Leif Eriksson Discovering America for Sotheby’s Auction

Painting by Christian Krohg of Leif Eriksson Discovering America for Sotheby’s Auction

. April 1, 2010

Sotheby’s London sale of 19th Century European Paintings on Wednesday, 2 June, 2010, is to include an important work by Norwegian artist Christian Krohg (1852-1925) of Leif Eriksson discovering America. Estimated at £150,000-250,000, the painting will spearhead the Norwegian component of the Scandinavian section of the sale. Leif Eriksson was a Norse explorer (c.970 – […]

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Christie’s Interiors: Style & Spirit Auction

Christie’s Interiors: Style & Spirit Auction

. April 1, 2010

Christie’s South Kensington’s second Interiors: Style & Spirit sale, to be held on 18 May 2010, includes a special section dedicated to the ancient game of chess. Twenty-five chess sets are on offer, sure to excite and intrigue chess players and aficionados, as well as those captivated by their character and workmanship. The selection on […]

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Log Home on 61 Acres and Personal Property to Sell at Absolute Auction

Log Home on 61 Acres and Personal Property to Sell at Absolute Auction

. April 1, 2010

Alexander Auctions and Real Estate Sales [www.alexanderauctions.com] announces the upcoming absolute auction on Saturday, April 10, of a custom built log home on 61 acres in Martin, Tenn., according to Marvin Alexander. “This absolute auction is a rare opportunity,” commented Alexander. “The owners of this property have built and moved into a new home and […]

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Beacon Hill Homes Auction Success

Beacon Hill Homes Auction Success

. April 1, 2010

Great Rock Auctions, specialists in premium real estate auctions, announced today the success of the first ever auction of two Beacon Hill homes. The newly constructed properties, located at 20 Brimmer Street and 25 Lime Street, Boston, have successfully sold. The property at 25 Lime Street was sold pre-auction, and the 20 Brimmer Street property […]

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Saffronart Spring Online Auction of Fine Jewels

Saffronart Spring Online Auction of Fine Jewels

. April 1, 2010

Saffronart, the world’s largest online fine-art auction house, announces its Spring Online Auction of Fine Jewels to be held on April 7th and 8th, 2010. The exclusive collection comprises 203 lots of both traditional and contemporary pieces of Indian jewelry. The auction has an aggregate estimate of $2.1 – $2.4 million. Marking Saffronart’s 10th anniversary, […]

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