Archive for March, 2012

Phillips de Pury & Company announces highlights from auction of prints and multiples

Phillips de Pury & Company announces highlights from auction of prints and multiples

. March 27, 2012

Phillips de Pury & Company announces the highlights from its 3rd special Evening Editions sale of prints and multiples ranging from Modern to Contemporary works created in an edition to be held at 450 Park Avenue in New York. ANDY WARHOL, Queen Elizabeth II suite, from Reigning Queens (F.& S. 334-337), 1985 estimated at $150,000 […]

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Sotheby’s to auction painting by Tamara de Lempicka

Sotheby’s to auction painting by Tamara de Lempicka

. March 27, 2012

Sotheby’s are to auction a major work by the modern artist Tamara de Lempicka, on 2 May 2012 in New York, thought to be lost since the 1920s and only recently brought to light, Nu adossé I is a classic example of the artist’s elegant and sensuous aesthetic and was included in her groundbreaking solo […]

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Sotheby’s Auctioneers names Ryoichi Hirano as International Senior Specialist for Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

Sotheby’s Auctioneers names Ryoichi Hirano as International Senior Specialist for Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

. March 27, 2012

Sotheby’s has announced the appointment of Ryoichi Hirano, the former head of the art gallery Hirano Kotoken, as International Senior Specialist for Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art and Deputy Managing Director, Sotheby’s Japan. Mr. Hirano, the third generation of the famed Hirano family of dealers in Chinese works of art, will be joining Sotheby’s […]

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Christie’s Hong Kong to auction Masterpieces from the Mandel Collection

Christie’s Hong Kong to auction Masterpieces from the Mandel Collection

. March 27, 2012

Christie’s Hong Kong will auction a spectacular array of masterpieces in cloisonne enamel from the Mandel Collection as part of its upcoming Spring Sale of Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, to be held on 30 May 2012 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Comprising 30 lots with a total estimate of over […]

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Bonhams to auction R.M.S. Titanic memorabilia on April 15

Bonhams to auction R.M.S. Titanic memorabilia on April 15

. March 27, 2012

In commemoration of the centennial anniversary of the R.M.S. Titanic’s ill-fated voyage, Bonhams will be offering a wide variety of rare Titanic memorabilia for its April 15 auction. Gregg Dietrich, Bonhams Maritime consultant, states, “The interest in the Titanic far surpasses the sinking or wreck of any other ship, making it an historical ‘bookmark.’ This […]

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