Archive for June, 2011

Francisco de Goya y Lucientes Drawing for Christie’s Auction

Francisco de Goya y Lucientes Drawing for Christie’s Auction

. June 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

Christie’s will auction a drawing made by Francisco de Goya y Lucientes at its Old Master & Early British Drawings & Watercolours sale on July 5. This enchanting drawing was numbered by Goya himself as sheet 37 of an unbound series of pages, commonly called Album E or the Black Border Album owing to the […]

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Auction Sniper eSnipe Website Gets EV SSL Green Bar Technology

Auction Sniper eSnipe Website Gets EV SSL Green Bar Technology

. June 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

Auction sniper firm eSnipe, Inc. website has been awarded a “green bar” browser address and icon for high-level encryption of data between the customer’s browser and the eSnipe site, sharply reducing any possibility of “phishing” attacks and ensuring customers that the site they are using is, in fact, eSnipe. The “green bar,” more formally known […]

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Wu Guangzhong Paintings Lead Ewbank Clarke Gammon Wellers Auction

Wu Guangzhong Paintings Lead Ewbank Clarke Gammon Wellers Auction

. June 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

Paintings by Wu Guangzhong, one of China’s most important contemporary artists, headline the biggest and most valuable sale to date at Surrey’s premier auctioneers Ewbank Clarke Gammon Wellers. The three-day Summer auction is on June 29, 30 and July 1. Leading the sale are six works on paper by Wu Guanzhong (1919-2010) from the private […]

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Malcolm S. Forbes Collection Highlights $1+ Million Sale at Heritage Auctions

Malcolm S. Forbes Collection Highlights $1+ Million Sale at Heritage Auctions

. June 22, 2011 . 0 Comments

More than 100 extraordinary objects formerly displayed in the Forbes Galleries in New York City drew frenzied bidding from around the globe to help Heritage Auctions reach a total of more than $1 million in its June 1 Signature® Decorative Arts & Design and Gentleman Collector Auctions at the company’s Design District Annex in Dallas. […]

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Sotheby’s to Auction Oil Study by Sir Anthony Van Dyck

Sotheby’s to Auction Oil Study by Sir Anthony Van Dyck

. June 21, 2011 . 0 Comments

Sotheby’s is to auction the oil study A Bearded Man with Hands Raised by Sir Anthony Van Dyck (estimated at £200,000-300,000) in its 6th July 2011 sale of Old Master and British Paintings. The work, depicting a bearded man with his torso uncovered, was painted when the great 17th Century Flemish artist was working in […]

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