Archive for May, 2010

Bonhams to Offer Photographs of Women’s Pub Outings in 1950s London

Bonhams to Offer Photographs of Women’s Pub Outings in 1950s London

. May 2, 2010

Fascinating photographs of London Women’s Pub Outings in Battersea and Clapham taken by Scottish photographer Grace Robertson in the 1950s are being sold at Bonhams, New Bond Street, as part of its sale of Photographs on 20 May 2010. The four images follow a group of women on a series of pub outings laughing, dancing, […]

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Christie’s Auction of Southeast Asian Modern & Contemporary Art

Christie’s Auction of Southeast Asian Modern & Contemporary Art

. May 2, 2010

Christie’s Hong Kong announces its Spring sale of Southeast Asian Modern and Contemporary Art will take place on 30 May at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre. Featuring over 130 quality works spanning the history and geography in the Southeast Asian region, the sale brings together modern masterpieces of undisputed provenance and some of […]

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Sotheby’s New York Contemporary Art Auction Offers Works by Important 20th and 21st Century Artists

Sotheby’s New York Contemporary Art Auction Offers Works by Important 20th and 21st Century Artists

. May 1, 2010

On 12 May 2010 Sotheby’s New York Contemporary Art sale will offer works by some of the most important artists of the 20th and 21st centuries, including Mark Rothko, Andy Warhol, Jackson Pollock, Roy Lichtenstein and Brice Marden, among many others. The sale presents an interesting survey of the key artistic schools of the period […]

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Gray’s Fine Printed Books Auction

Gray’s Fine Printed Books Auction

. May 1, 2010

Gray’s Auctioneers presents its first Fine Printed Books Auction, to be held Thursday May 6, 2010 at 1 pm, in which travel guides, illustrated books, art books, modern first editions, and sets are all well-represented. Among the highlights of the sale is a third edition of Mary Shelley’s gothic masterpiece Frankenstein, being the first edition […]

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