Archive for June, 2011

Bonhams Announce Plans for New International Headquarters in London

Bonhams Announce Plans for New International Headquarters in London

. June 27, 2011 . 0 Comments

Bonhams is to build a new international headquarters in London to provide the most advanced salerooms in the world. Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands plans for a new international headquarters for world-famous auction house Bonhams in London – view from Haunch of Vension Yard Designed by award-winning architects Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands, the building is to be constructed […]

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Cowan’s Announce Summer Fine and Decorative Art Auction for July 23

Cowan’s Announce Summer Fine and Decorative Art Auction for July 23

. June 25, 2011 . 0 Comments

Cowan’s Summer Fine and Decorative Art Auction is slated to take place on July 23, 2011. The 364-lot sale, will offer fine and decorative art items from the 18th to the 20th centuries. Highlights in the sale include a 1944 Martin D-28 Herringbone Guitar, and a Cincinnati Art Carved Sideboard with Benjamin Pittman Carving. Cowan’s […]

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RM Auctions Generates over £5.1 million in Sales at its Inaugural Salon Prive Auction in London

RM Auctions Generates over £5.1 million in Sales at its Inaugural Salon Prive Auction in London

. June 25, 2011 . 0 Comments

RM Auctions, the world’s largest collector car auction house for investment-quality automobiles, posted over £5.1 million* (over $8.2 million USD) in total sales with a solid 77% sell-through at its debut Salon Privé sale in West London last night. Held in conjunction with the Salon Privé Luxury Super Car Show and Concours d’Elegance, the new […]

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Sotheby’s London June 2011 Impressionist & Modern Art Two-Day Sale Series Totals £111,590,250

Sotheby’s London June 2011 Impressionist & Modern Art Two-Day Sale Series Totals £111,590,250

. June 24, 2011 . 0 Comments

Sotheby’s two-day sale series of Impressionist & Modern Art concluded with a combined total of £111,590,250 / $181,028,706 / ¤125,012,186. On the evening of 22nd June 2011, in a packed saleroom Sotheby’s Impressionist & Modern Evening Sale was led by Egon Schiele’s 1914 cityscape Häuser mit bunter Wäsche (Vorstadt II) / Houses with Laundry (Suburb […]

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Skinner Auction of European Furniture and Decorative Art to Feature Fine Ceramics on 9 July

Skinner Auction of European Furniture and Decorative Art to Feature Fine Ceramics on 9 July

. June 24, 2011 . 0 Comments

Boston, MA – Skinner, Inc. will auction 1100 lots at their European Furniture and Decorative Arts event on Saturday, July 9th, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. in their Boston gallery. The sale will feature Fine Ceramics including The Phyllis Ritvo Collection of Gouda Pottery, along with a diverse range of British, Italian and French furniture and […]

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