Archive for January, 2012

Sir William Orpen portraits lead Sotheby’s British and Irish Art sale

Sir William Orpen portraits lead Sotheby’s British and Irish Art sale

. January 17, 2012 . 0 Comments

Two outstanding portraits by Irish artist Sir William Orpen will headline Sotheby’s sale of British and Irish Art in London on Thursday, 10 May 2012. The company is redesigning its traditional auctions of Victorian and Edwardian Art, and Irish Art and these sales will be retitled British and Irish Art: Victorian/Early 20th Century/Sporting/Marine/Scottish/Irish. These auctions […]

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Saffronart announce 24-hour Absolute Auction for January 18-19

Saffronart announce 24-hour Absolute Auction for January 18-19

. January 16, 2012 . 0 Comments

Saffronart, the world’s largest online fine-art auction house, will showcase a significant selection of Contemporary Indian artists at their 24-Hour Absolute Auction. The Absolute Auction is defined as an auction with no reserve prices. Initial online bids on each lot will be accepted at US$ 100 or Rs. 5000, no matter the estimate, and each […]

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RM Auctions announce sale of the Milhous Collection

RM Auctions announce sale of the Milhous Collection

. January 16, 2012 . 0 Comments

RM Auctions, in association with Sotheby’s, is proud to be offering one of the world’s finest private museums, the Milhous Collection, during a multi-day sale, February 24 – 25, 2012 in Boca Raton, Florida. The result of over five decades of judicious collecting by brothers Bob & Paul Milhous, the extraordinary collection features an unparalleled […]

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Sotheby’s Hong Kong wine auction totals $5,648,506

Sotheby’s Hong Kong wine auction totals $5,648,506

. January 15, 2012 . 0 Comments

Highlights of the Sale*: Burgundy Romanée Conti 1990, Domaine de la Romanée Conti Sold for HK$1,837,500 / US$235,577 per case Est.HK$1 – 1.5 million / US$130,000 – 190,000 Romanée Conti 1988, Domaine de la Romanée Conti Sold for HK$1,163,750 / US$149,199 per case Est. HK$750,000 – 1 million / US$95,000 – 130,000 La Romanée 2005 […]

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Swann Galleries announce auction of vintage posters for February 2

Swann Galleries announce auction of vintage posters for February 2

. January 14, 2012 . 0 Comments

Swann Galleries is to offer an outstanding assortment of more than 430 Vintage Posters at auction on Thursday, February 2. This sale, the first of Swann’s 2012 season, features some exceptional rarities, as well as iconic images from the U.S. and Europe. The auction opens with a selection of approximately 100 rare and important Art […]

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