Archive for May, 2010

Ketterer Kunst Rare Books Auction Results

Ketterer Kunst Rare Books Auction Results

. May 31, 2010

Realizing total proceeds of € 1,2* million, the two day auction of Rare Books at Ketterer Kunst on 17/18 May in Hamburg was a real success. With 83 percent lots sold, the special evening auction was a true highlight. “This clearly shows that the market for rare books is extremely stable and reliable, a fact […]

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Nauman, Diebenkorn, Ruscha, Frankenthaler and Ramos top Dallas Modern & Contemporary Art Auction

Nauman, Diebenkorn, Ruscha, Frankenthaler and Ramos top Dallas Modern & Contemporary Art Auction

. May 31, 2010

Bruce Nauman’s masterful charcoal, pencil, pastel and watercolor Human Nature, 1983, is expected to bring $250,000+ as the centerpiece of Heritage Auction Galleries’ June 9 Signature 74; Impressionist, Modern & Contemporary Art Auction at its Dallas Design District Annex, 1518 Slocum Street. “This sublime piece comes to auction from the Collection of a Fortune 500 […]

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John Charles Football Medal for Bonhams Sporting Memorabilia Auction

John Charles Football Medal for Bonhams Sporting Memorabilia Auction

. May 30, 2010

A 1957-58 Italian league winner’s medal, awarded to Welsh international footballer John Charles, is to be sold at Bonhams, Chester as part of its sale of Sporting Memorabilia on 16 June. It is expected to fetch £8,000 – 10,000. Charles, who was one of the first British professional players to be signed for an overseas […]

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Snowdonia Mountain Peaks Auction

Snowdonia Mountain Peaks Auction

. May 30, 2010

The summits of Moel Cynghorion and Foel Goch in Snowdonia National Park, UK are for auction in a land sale. The sale by Kivells takes place in Llanberis, Wales on 9 July. The summits, near Moel Eilio in the national park, include the 2,211ft (674m) high Moel Cynghorion and the slightly smaller, neighbouring Foel Goch […]

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Sotheby’s Offers Furniture, Silver & Old Master Paintings Formerly from the Collection of Madame Antenor Patiño at Auction

Sotheby’s Offers Furniture, Silver & Old Master Paintings Formerly from the Collection of Madame Antenor Patiño at Auction

. May 30, 2010

Sotheby’s Paris will offer Furniture, Silver and Old Master Paintings formerly from the collection of Madame Antenor Patiño, on 22 September 2010. The collection – divided between La Quinta, her principal residence in Portugal, and her Paris flat – affords Sotheby’s the opportunity to once again pay tribute to the renowned Patiño taste and style, […]

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