Archive for May, 2011

Cowan’s Spring Fine and Decorative Art Auction Results

Cowan’s Spring Fine and Decorative Art Auction Results

. May 24, 2011 . 0 Comments

Cowan’s May 21 Spring Fine and Decorative Art Auction was hailed a success as a grouping of 80 lots of Chinese decorative arts in the auction sold for significantly higher than their pre-auction estimates. Sales of these Chinese decorative arts, totaling just over $378,500, accounted for over a third of the auction’s $820,000 gross. Overall, […]

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artnet Auctions Announces Launch of New Design Department: Inaugural Design Sale Beginning May 19

artnet Auctions Announces Launch of New Design Department: Inaugural Design Sale Beginning May 19

. May 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

New York / Berlin – artnet Auctions is pleased to announce the launch of a new 20th and 21st century design department headed by Brent Lewis, former Christie’s specialist and auctioneer and gallery director at Moss. New design lots will go live each week, providing a consistent and curated online auction marketplace accessible 24/7. The […]

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1795 Flowing Hair Dollar and Huge Gold Nugget lead Heritage Long Beach Coin Auction

1795 Flowing Hair Dollar and Huge Gold Nugget lead Heritage Long Beach Coin Auction

. May 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

Silver dollars and golden treasures are among the most important highlights of Heritage Auctions’ Official Auction of the June 2011 Long Beach Expo, with floor sessions held June 2-3 at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, CA. “For more than a decade, Heritage has been the Official Auctioneer of the Long Beach Expo,” […]

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ANTIQUE ESTATES AUCTION FEATURING THE ESTATE OF MRS. LAWRENCE “LAURIE” WALTHAL WILL BE HELD SATURDAY, JUNE 11, IN MEMPHIS, TENN.

ANTIQUE ESTATES AUCTION FEATURING THE ESTATE OF MRS. LAWRENCE “LAURIE” WALTHAL WILL BE HELD SATURDAY, JUNE 11, IN MEMPHIS, TENN.

. May 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

The event will be conducted by Kennedy’s Auction Service at the Agricenter International. (MEMPHIS, Tenn.) – A major estate auction featuring the lifetime personal collection of Mrs. Lawrence “Laurie” Walthal will be held Saturday, June 11, at the Agricenter International, located at 7777 Walnut Grove Road in Memphis. The auction, beginning promptly at 10 a.m. […]

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Modigliani Portrait Highlights Bonhams Impressionist & Modern Art Auction

Modigliani Portrait Highlights Bonhams Impressionist & Modern Art Auction

. May 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

Bonhams Impressionist & Modern Art auction on Tuesday 21st June will include an exciting selection of works by artists including Boudin, Modigliani, Chagall, Picasso, Renoir and Miro. The current highlight of the sale is Portrait de Femme by the Italian artist Amedeo Modigliani which was painted circa 1917-1918. Modigliani is renowned for his portraits of […]

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