Archive for October, 2011

Newly Discovered Velazquez Portrait to be Auctioned at Bonhams

Newly Discovered Velazquez Portrait to be Auctioned at Bonhams

. October 31, 2011 . 0 Comments

A previously unknown portrait by the Spanish artist Diego Rodriguez de Silva y Velázquez (1599-1660) will be the highlight of the Old Master Paintings auction on Wednesday 7th December 2011 at Bonhams, 101 New Bond Street, London. The work is a portrait of a gentleman, bust-length, in a black tunic and white golilla collar and […]

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Sotheby’s London to Auction Waiting to Cross by Albert Moore in Victorian & Edwardian Art Sale

Sotheby’s London to Auction Waiting to Cross by Albert Moore in Victorian & Edwardian Art Sale

. October 31, 2011 . 0 Comments

Sotheby’s Victorian & Edwardian art sale on Tuesday, 15 November 2011 will be headlined by Waiting to Cross by Albert Moore (1841-1893). Estimated at £300,000-500,000, the painting was the artist’s only contribution to the Grosvenor Gallery exhibition of 1888. It comes to auction following the success of the exhibition The Cult of Beauty: The Aesthetic […]

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20th Century Bronzes & Metalware for Moran’s November 15th Antiques and Fine Art Auction

20th Century Bronzes & Metalware for Moran’s November 15th Antiques and Fine Art Auction

. October 31, 2011 . 0 Comments

More than 200 lots of fine and decorative arts from private collections and estates will be offered at John Moran Auctioneers’ November 15th Antiques and Fine Art Auction. Featuring an outstanding group of 20th century bronzes and metalware, the sale offers a rarely seen survey of fine examples of Art Deco, Art Nouveau and abstract […]

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Doyle New York Announces Fundraising Auction to Benefit LaGuardia High School

Doyle New York Announces Fundraising Auction to Benefit LaGuardia High School

. October 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

Alumni and Friends of LaGuardia High School will host their inaugural fine art benefit auction on Wednesday, November 9, 2011 from 6:30-9:30pm at the Vincent Astor Gallery in Lincoln Center’s Library of Performing Arts. This landmark event will honor artist Wolf Kahn and includes a cocktail reception, exhibition and auction of almost 100 works to […]

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Roland Auction Offers 20th Century Modern Antiques Nov12

Roland Auction Offers 20th Century Modern Antiques Nov12

. October 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

When Roland Auction received 20th Century furniture by Tobia and Afra Scarpa, whose work can be seen at MoMA, abstract steel sculptures by Magpantay and fine 19th Century figurative bronzes by Jean-Paul Aube and August Peiffer for its November 12 auction, the words “high style” rippled through the gallery. According to Robert Roland, co-founder, naming […]

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