Archive for September, 2011

Christies to Auction James Dean Letters

Christies to Auction James Dean Letters

. September 13, 2011 . 0 Comments

A selection of personal handwritten letters by James Dean, which have never been offered for sale before, are to be sold at Christie’s auction of Popular Culture: Film and Entertainment Memorabilia in South Kensington on 23 November 2011. The letters are each addressed to Dean’s on-off girlfriend of two years, Barbara Glenn. They provide candid […]

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Early Photographs of Burma by Photo Pioneer Linnaeus Tripe for Auction at Bonhams

Early Photographs of Burma by Photo Pioneer Linnaeus Tripe for Auction at Bonhams

. September 13, 2011 . 0 Comments

A set of the very earliest photographs of Burma taken by the British Victorian photographer, Linnaeus Tripe, are for sale at the India and Beyond: Travel and Photography sale at Bonhams in London on 4 October. This very scarce volume is estimated at £70,000 – 90,000. Linnaeus Tripe was a British army officer who spent […]

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Ketterer Kunst Announces Auction of German Avant-Garde Paintings

Ketterer Kunst Announces Auction of German Avant-Garde Paintings

. September 13, 2011 . 0 Comments

Ketterer Kunst in Munich has announced the sale of German Avant-Garde paintings on 28 October. Max Schwimmer (1895 Leipzig – 1960 Leipzig), Herbstlandschaft, 1920. Watercolor and charcoal drawing This year’s offering focuses on works made from around 1900 up into the late 1930s. It will be lead by Hans Michaelson’s oil painting “Blumenvase”, carrying an […]

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Sotheby’s to Auction Lucian Freud’s Boy’s Head

Sotheby’s to Auction Lucian Freud’s Boy’s Head

. September 12, 2011 . 0 Comments

Sotheby’s London announce that its Contemporary Art Evening Auction on Thursday, October 13, 2011, will be headlined by Boy’s Head of 1952 by Lucian Freud (1922-2011) depicting Charlie Lumley, one of Freud’s most immediately- recognisable subjects from this seminal early period in his oeuvre. This oil on canvas transmits a remarkable psychological intensity that is […]

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Disneyana Art and Memorabilia, Comic books and Comic Artfor Oceanside NY Auction

Disneyana Art and Memorabilia, Comic books and Comic Artfor Oceanside NY Auction

. September 12, 2011 . 0 Comments

Auctioneer, television appraiser and expert, Phil Weiss, will auction to the highest bidder a collection of over 500 lots of Disneyana art and memorabilia, Comic books and Comic art on Sunday Sept. 25 beginning at 10:00 am ET at his gallery in Oceanside NY. Featuring “The Adirondack Collection” of Comic Art, with a fabulous selection […]

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