Archive for December, 2010

Sotheby’s New York 20th Century Design Sale Takes Over $19 Million

Sotheby’s New York 20th Century Design Sale Takes Over $19 Million

. December 20, 2010 . 0 Comments

A week of 20th Century Design sales at Sotheby’s New York concluded, bringing in excess of $19 million. This represents the highest total for a week of Design sales at Sotheby’s New York since December 2003, achieved with less than one third of the total number of lots on offer. The week was led by […]

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Helen Allingham Watercolour for Bonhams 19th Century Pictures Auction

Helen Allingham Watercolour for Bonhams 19th Century Pictures Auction

. December 17, 2010 . 0 Comments

A beautiful painting by the Victorian watercolourist Helen Allingham entitled By the cottage gate, Mayfield, East Sussex is estimated to sell for £7,000-10,000 in Bonhams 19th Century Pictures auction on 27th January 2011. East Sussex was a county well known to Helen Allingham. Watercolours dating from the late 1870s show her children playing on the […]

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Copley Fine Art Important American Paintings and Prints Auction

Copley Fine Art Important American Paintings and Prints Auction

. December 16, 2010 . 0 Comments

On January 17, Copley Fine Art Auctions will conduct its first Winter Sale, offering 430 lots of top-notch American paintings, decoys and related folk art. The first lot will cross the block at 11 AM, and all items will be available for preview from 10 AM to 8 PM on Saturday, January 15 and Sunday, […]

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Harold Chapman Photographs for Bonhams Auction

Harold Chapman Photographs for Bonhams Auction

. December 16, 2010 . 0 Comments

An extensive archive of images by the British photographer, Harold Chapman, the single largest collection of Chapman material in private hands, is to be offered for sale at Bonhams by private treaty. The collection, a selection of which is on show at Bonhams, New Bond Street from now until 11 January 2011, comprises 108 photographs […]

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Eric Clapton Guitars and Amps Auction in Aid of the Crossroads Centre

Eric Clapton Guitars and Amps Auction in Aid of the Crossroads Centre

. December 15, 2010 . 0 Comments

Bonhams announce this landmark auction, which includes more than 150 lots from Eric Clapton’s personal collection. The sale will feature over 70 guitars and 70 amps which have helped create Clapton’s legendary sound. This is the first time the rock icon has donated his historic amplifiers to auction and gives fans a rare opportunity to […]

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