Archive for April, 2010

Ben Nicholson Print for Bonhams London Auction

Ben Nicholson Print for Bonhams London Auction

. April 26, 2010

A very rare and unusual screen-print by Ben Nicholson is one of the star lots in Bonhams Prints from the St Ives School sale on 25 May in London. The image, George and Rufus (£2,500 – 3,500), is printed in colour on rayon and was based on a series of paintings that Nicholson produced in […]

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MARKED 25-INCH HANDEL LEADED & REVERSE PAINTED LAMP IN EGYPTIAN DESIGN ILLUMINATES THE ROOM FOR $16,000 AT WOODY AUCTION, APRIL 9-10

MARKED 25-INCH HANDEL LEADED & REVERSE PAINTED LAMP IN EGYPTIAN DESIGN ILLUMINATES THE ROOM FOR $16,000 AT WOODY AUCTION, APRIL 9-10

. April 26, 2010

(ST. CHARLES, Mo.) – An outstanding marked, 25-inch Handel leaded and reverse painted lamp with an Egyptian design and large 20-inch square shade lit up the room for $16,000 at a sale of the single-owner lifetime collection of Dale Gabel, held Apr. 9-10 at the St. Charles Convention Center. The auction was conducted by Woody […]

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Sotheby’s to Auction Ambroise Vollard Art Collection

Sotheby’s to Auction Ambroise Vollard Art Collection

. April 25, 2010

Sotheby’s has announced the sale of a group of works whose story must surely rank among the most compelling in art market history. The works, a long-lost treasure trove of paintings, prints, books and drawings by key avant-garde artists of the late 19th and early 20th Centuries, belonged to Ambroise Vollard, the legendary Parisian art […]

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Christie’s 2010 Green Auction Sale Raises $1,387,000 to Benefit the Environment

Christie’s 2010 Green Auction Sale Raises $1,387,000 to Benefit the Environment

. April 24, 2010

Christie’s has announced The Green Auction: A Bid to Save the Earth evening sale raised $1,387,000 to benefit four environmental organizations: Conservation International, Oceana, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and The Central Park Conservancy. The live auction celebrates the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day and has a companion silent auction hosted by Charitybuzz that runs […]

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Grand Estates Auction Co to Sell Atlanta Penthouse

Grand Estates Auction Co to Sell Atlanta Penthouse

. April 24, 2010

Grand Estates Auction Co., America’s top luxury real estate auction firm with hundreds of successful auctions of one-of-a-kind properties, is selling two distinctive Atlanta-area properties, including a penthouse owned by a former CEO of Coca-Cola Enterprises, on the same day – Tuesday, May 4. Both will be sold at “absolute” auctions, which require no set […]

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