Archive for September, 2010

Walter and Phyllis Shorenstein Art Collection for Christie’s Auction

Walter and Phyllis Shorenstein Art Collection for Christie’s Auction

. September 25, 2010 . 0 Comments

Christie’s will offer The Walter and Phyllis Shorenstein Collection as part of its major fall 2010 and spring 2011 sales in New York and Hong Kong. Assembled over more than four decades by Walter Shorenstein, the San Francisco real estate mogul, and Phyllis Shorenstein, founder of the city’s Asian Art Museum, the collection unites the […]

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Sotheby’s Presents New York Photographs Auction

Sotheby’s Presents New York Photographs Auction

. September 23, 2010 . 0 Comments

New York – Sotheby’s 6 October 2010 auction of Photographs presents a fine selection of photographic images dating from the medium’s earliest years to those by some of best photographers of the 20th century and the present day. Overall the sale is expected to fetch between $4.3 and 6.5 million. The catalogue cover image, Edward […]

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SINGLE-OWNER COLLECTION OF VINTAGE FRENCH AND GERMAN DOLLS WILL BE SOLD AT AUCTION SATURDAY, OCT. 23, BY BROWNE AUCTION SPECIALISTS

SINGLE-OWNER COLLECTION OF VINTAGE FRENCH AND GERMAN DOLLS WILL BE SOLD AT AUCTION SATURDAY, OCT. 23, BY BROWNE AUCTION SPECIALISTS

. September 23, 2010 . 0 Comments

The auction will be held at the American Legion Hall in Blue Springs, Mo., near Kansas City. BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. – A nice single-owner collection of over 125 rare and vintage dolls – nearly all of them made in France and Germany between the late 19th and early 20th centuries – will be sold at […]

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Turquoise Faience Hippo for Bonhams Auction

Turquoise Faience Hippo for Bonhams Auction

. September 23, 2010 . 0 Comments

A turquoise faience hippo – very similar to the one nicknamed ‘William’ the unofficial mascot of the Metropolitan Museum in New York – is for sale at Bonhams next Antiquities auction on October 6th. Estimated to sell for £80,000 to £120,000 this charming figure dates from the Second Intermediate Period, circa 1786-1590 B.C. Modelled with […]

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Seller Nye & Company Announces Auction of Fine & Decorative Arts

Seller Nye & Company Announces Auction of Fine & Decorative Arts

. September 23, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Nye & Company auction consists of some 680 lots that are live now through October 6th, 2010 on www.igavelauctions.com. The auction, which includes Fine and Decorative Arts, Silver, Photographs, Jewelry, Rugs and Carpets spanning the 18th-20th centuries, is made up primarily of estate property that is diverse and new to the marketplace. Highlights of […]

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