Archive for July, 2011

Clarke August 1 Fine Art, Midcentury, Antiques & Collectibles Auction

Clarke August 1 Fine Art, Midcentury, Antiques & Collectibles Auction

. July 28, 2011 . 0 Comments

The August 1st auction will consist of over 350 lots consigned from estates in the greater New York area including 510 Park Avenue, East 72nd St. and Riverside Drive, Manhattan; plus homes in Larchmont, New Rochelle and Bayside, NY; Greenwich and Westport, CT and Englewood, New Jersey. FINE ART in this auction is highlighted by […]

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Sotheby’s To AuctionThe Philatelic Collection of Lord Steinberg

Sotheby’s To AuctionThe Philatelic Collection of Lord Steinberg

. July 28, 2011 . 0 Comments

Sotheby’s London is to offer The Philatelic Collection of Lord Steinberg, in a series of two sales on 6-8 September and 21 September 2011. The first three-day sale comprises British Empire Mint Multiples, and the second sale on the 21st will feature Great Britain Mint Multiples exclusively. The unique characteristic of the collection is that […]

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Werewolf of London Poster Brings $47,800 at Heritage Auctions

Werewolf of London Poster Brings $47,800 at Heritage Auctions

. July 27, 2011 . 0 Comments

The market in rare and vintage movie posters showed steady strength in Heritage Auctions’ $1.3+ million Signature® Movie Poster Auction on July 16 in Dallas, with an insert poster to Universal’s 1935 horror classic Werewolf of Londonleading the pack with a $47,800 final price realized. All prices quoted include 19.5% Buyer’s Premium. “Results were solid […]

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Christie’s Global Art Sales Total £2.0bn / $3.2bn in the First Half of 2011

Christie’s Global Art Sales Total £2.0bn / $3.2bn in the First Half of 2011

. July 27, 2011 . 0 Comments

Christie’s International, announced worldwide sales for the first half of 2011 of £2.0 billion ($3.2 billion), up 15% by £ on last year’s figure of £1.7 billion (Figures include buyer’s premium). In Continental Europe and the UK, auction sales totalled £803.4 million ($1.3 billion), up 24% in £ on the first half of 2010; sales […]

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Coeur d’ Alene Art Auction Sale in Nevada Tops $16.7 Million

Coeur d’ Alene Art Auction Sale in Nevada Tops $16.7 Million

. July 26, 2011 . 0 Comments

A capacity crowd of over 600 buyers of Western Art filled the Grand Ballroom of the Silver Legacy Resort in Reno on July 23, 2011 for the 26th annual Coeur d’ Alene Art Auction. In what has long been the single largest event in the field of Classic Western Art, prices soared from the beginning […]

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