Archive for September, 2011

Chinese Gilt-Bronze Bell Auctioned at Doyle New York Asian Art Sale

Chinese Gilt-Bronze Bell Auctioned at Doyle New York Asian Art Sale

. September 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

Doyle New York’s Asian Works of Art auction on September 12, 2011 attracted intense competition from an international audience of bidders in the crowded salesroom, on the telephones, and live on the Internet. In all, the sale totaled a strong $2,805,906 against a pre-sale estimate of $2,228,400-3,299,100 with 63% sold by lot and 75% by […]

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Monkey Detonator by Banksy Sells for 97,250 at Bonhams Urban Art Auction

Monkey Detonator by Banksy Sells for 97,250 at Bonhams Urban Art Auction

. September 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

Works by street artist Banksy were auctioned on 21 September 2011 at Bonhams, New Bond Street, as part of its Urban Art sale. Leading the sale was a work featuring one of Banksy’s most iconic images, the monkey, entitled Monkey Detonator, which had attracted a pre-sale estimate of £70,000 – 90,000, and was sold for […]

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Christie’s Announces 19th Century European Art Sale in New York on October 12

Christie’s Announces 19th Century European Art Sale in New York on October 12

. September 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

Christie’s New York will offer an extraordinary selection of 19th Century European Art Including Orientalist, Sporting and Maritime Paintings, on October 12. The sale will present exquisite examples of the classic tradition of Europe as well as the exotic allure of the Orient, and will feature some of the most sought-after artists of the 19th […]

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Christie’s Announces Faces of the New China: An Important Private Collection Auction

Christie’s Announces Faces of the New China: An Important Private Collection Auction

. September 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

Christie’s presents the Autumn Evening Sale Faces of the New China: An Important Private Collection, which leads the 2011 Hong Kong Autumn season of Asian 20th Century and Contemporary Art sales from 26 to 27 November. Presented as a stand-alone sale within the prestigious Evening Sale and with a total estimate in excess of HK$150,000,000, […]

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RM to Auction 1884 De Dion Bouton et Trepardoux Dos-a-Dos Steam Runabou at Hershey Sale

RM to Auction 1884 De Dion Bouton et Trepardoux Dos-a-Dos Steam Runabou at Hershey Sale

. September 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

RM are to auction the world’s oldest running motor car, a historic 1884 De Dion Bouton et Trepardoux Dos-a-Dos Steam Runabout as part of RM Auctions Hershey, Pennsylvania sale on October 6 – 7, 2011. 1884 De Dion Bouton et Trepardoux Dos-a-Dos Steam Runabout Commissioned by French entrepreneur, Count de Dion, and built by Georges […]

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