Archive for April, 2012

Grogan and Company Gomes Estate Auction Attracts Large Crowd

Grogan and Company Gomes Estate Auction Attracts Large Crowd

. April 4, 2012

Dedham , MA- Never before has the Dedham gallery of Grogan and Company Fine Art Auctioneers and Appraisers been so alive and filled to capacity, as it was for the March 24th auction of property from the Estate of the Reverend Peter J. Gomes. The large collection of fine art, antiques furniture and decorations from […]

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Chinese ceramics fetch high prices at Richard Winterton Fine Art & Silver Auction

Chinese ceramics fetch high prices at Richard Winterton Fine Art & Silver Auction

. April 3, 2012

Chinese ceramics provided some of the highest prices at a recent Fine Art & Silver Auction held in Lichfield last week. The craze for all things oriental continues with demand largely from new wealth in China prompted by a desire to buy back heritage. Richard Winterton’s Fine Art Sale (29th March) comprised hand-picked and individually […]

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Sotheby’s Orientalist Sale in London Offers Important Works Depicting Turkey, The Middle East and North Africa

Sotheby’s Orientalist Sale in London Offers Important Works Depicting Turkey, The Middle East and North Africa

. April 3, 2012

Sotheby’s Orientalist Sale in London on 24 April 2012 presents important works depicting Turkey, The Middle East and North Africa, the auction will be led by masterpieces by the Russian artist Ivan Aivazovsky and the Turkish painter and polymath Osman Hamdy Bey. The Scholar by Osman Hamdy Bey, oil on canvas, 1878, estimate: £3,000,000-5,000,000. Photo: […]

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150 FINE AMERICAN AND EUROPEAN PAINTINGS, DRAWINGS, SCULPTURE AND PRINTS WILL BE SOLD THURS., APR. 26, BY SHANNON’S FINE ART AUCTIONEERS

150 FINE AMERICAN AND EUROPEAN PAINTINGS, DRAWINGS, SCULPTURE AND PRINTS WILL BE SOLD THURS., APR. 26, BY SHANNON’S FINE ART AUCTIONEERS

. April 3, 2012

The auction event will be held online, as well as at Shannon’s gallery, located in Milford, Conn. (MILFORD, Conn.) – Over 150 examples of high-quality fine American and European paintings, drawings, sculpture and prints will cross the block on Thursday, April 26, at Shannon’s Fine Art Auctioneers, in the firm’s gallery located at 354 Woodmont […]

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Sotheby’s Hong Kong two-day Spring Wine Sale Series totals $8.2 million

Sotheby’s Hong Kong two-day Spring Wine Sale Series totals $8.2 million

. April 2, 2012

Sotheby’s Hong Kong two-day Spring wine sale series concluded with a combined total of HK$63.6 million / US$8.2 million. The two sales – The Classic Cellar From A Great American Collector IX and Finest & Rarest Wines, Including The Bordeaux Winebank Collection and Wines Direct From Château Angélus, Louis Roederer and Colgin Cellars were both […]

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