Archive for September, 2011

RM to Auction Force India Formula One Car

RM to Auction Force India Formula One Car

. September 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

RM Auctions, in partnership with the Force India Formula One Team, is proud to offer a unique Force India Formula One ‘Art Car’ as a featured attraction at its highly- anticipated London, UK sale next month (26 October, 2011). Racing chassis VJM1-05 has been wonderfully hand-painted by world-renowned motorsport artist Dexter Brown and signed by […]

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Leslie Hindman Auctioneers Announce Auction of the Estate of Dr. Paul J. Vignos, Jr

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers Announce Auction of the Estate of Dr. Paul J. Vignos, Jr

. September 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, have announced the single-owner auction of the Estate of Dr. Paul J. Vignos, Jr. on November 6-8, 2011. Dr. Vignos, who passed away in June 2010, was an accomplished rheumatologist at University Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio, as well as a generous philanthropist, avid sportsman and art lover. Over the course of their […]

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Dreweatts Bloomsbury to Host Auctions at The Cumberland Hotel on October 10

Dreweatts Bloomsbury to Host Auctions at The Cumberland Hotel on October 10

. September 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

Guoman Hotels is to welcome top London salesroom Dreweatts Bloomsbury to its Cumberland hotel on October 10th for two style-packed auctions.Eight works by legendary graffiti artist Banksy, a vintage Hermes crocodile ’Kelly’ handbag and a collection of costume jewellery that once belonging to the Duchess of Windsor are among the lots on offer at the […]

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Bonhams Auction Contents of Lord Glenconner St Lucia Home

Bonhams Auction Contents of Lord Glenconner St Lucia Home

. September 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

A gem-set gold pendant from the treasury of the legendary Indian ruler, Tipu Sultan, was the star lot in the sale of the contents of Lord Glenconner’s St Lucian home at Bonhams in London on 28 September. The pendant, which is set with a 38 carat emerald surrounded by nine precious stones including topaz, blue […]

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Vasili Vasilievich Vereshchagin Painting Leads Sotheby’s New York Sale of Important Russian Art

Vasili Vasilievich Vereshchagin Painting Leads Sotheby’s New York Sale of Important Russian Art

. September 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

Sotheby’s auction of Important Russian Art on 1 November 2011 will be led by Vasili Vasilievich Vereshchagin’s Pearl Mosque at Delhi, the most accomplished painting from the artist’s famed Indian series and his most significant canvas to appear at auction in over a century (est. $3/5 million*). The monumental work – measuring approximately 13 by […]

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