Archive for April, 2012

Skinner, Inc. announces results for Asian Works of Art sale held on April 20 21

Skinner, Inc. announces results for Asian Works of Art sale held on April 20 21

. April 28, 2012

Skinner, Inc. today announced exceptional results for its recent Asian Works of Art sale held on April 20th and 21st. The sale grossed $3,241,279.46, including buyer’s premium, with many lots far exceeding pre-sale estimates. Judith Dowling, Director of Asian Works of Art at Skinner, offered, “There continues to be a really strong market for fine […]

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Guy Wiggins Leads Estate Offerings at Fairfield Auction

Guy Wiggins Leads Estate Offerings at Fairfield Auction

. April 27, 2012

Over 300 lots will be offered at the morning sale, May 6th at Fairfield Auction. With items from choice estates in Ridgefield, Farmington and New Canaan the sale is notable in categories as disparate as modernism, rare books, fine art and Chinese art as well as the usual strong selection of American and Continental antiques. […]

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Christie’s announce Magnificent Jewels Auction at the Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues in  Geneva

Christie’s announce Magnificent Jewels Auction at the Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues in Geneva

. April 27, 2012

On 16 May, two days after the exceptional sale of ‘Jewels for Hope: The Collection of Mrs Lily Safra’, Christie’s Geneva will hold its ‘traditional’ spring auction of ‘Magnificent Jewels’ at the Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues. More than 340 lots estimated in excess of $50 million will be offered in Geneva, including spectacular jewels […]

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1996 NEW YORK YANKEES WORLD SERIES RING HITS IT OUT OF THE PARK FOR $15,600 AT TIM’S, INC. CABIN FEVER AUCTION HELD MARCH 25 IN BRISTOL, CT

1996 NEW YORK YANKEES WORLD SERIES RING HITS IT OUT OF THE PARK FOR $15,600 AT TIM’S, INC. CABIN FEVER AUCTION HELD MARCH 25 IN BRISTOL, CT

. April 26, 2012

The 20th annual event, held at Tim’s gallery in Bristol, was one of the best Cabin Fevers ever. (BRISTOL, Conn.) – An aggressive bidder from New York stepped up to the plate and slammed one out of the park by purchasing an actual 1996 New York Yankees World Series ring once owned by former ballplayer […]

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Sotheby’s announces photographs auction in Paris on May 15

Sotheby’s announces photographs auction in Paris on May 15

. April 26, 2012

Sotheby’s will auction a selection of 113 photographs by leading 19th, 20th and 21st century masters, on May 15. Ahmet Ertug (B. 1949), Société Générale, Paris: Banking Hall, 2011. C-print, mounted to aluminium and under plexiglass, framed. Signed, titled, dated and numbered on an artist’s label fixed to the reverse of the frame. Ed. 2/3 […]

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