Archive for May, 2012

Bonhams Hong Kong to Auction Imperial Portrait of Consort Chunhui

Bonhams Hong Kong to Auction Imperial Portrait of Consort Chunhui

. May 28, 2012

Bonhams Hong Kong are to auction an Imperial Portrait of Consort Chunhui as part of the Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art sale to be held on 27 May at the Island Ballroom of the Island Shangri-La Hotel. Attributed to the Italian missionary-artist Giuseppe Castiglione, who served at the Qing Court under the Kangxi, […]

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Christie’s announce auction of Important Jewels on 13 June

Christie’s announce auction of Important Jewels on 13 June

. May 28, 2012

Christie’s auction of Important Jewels on 13 June, 2012 comprises 368 lots, including stunning royal and aristocratic jewels formerly from both The Collection of Her Imperial Highness Princess Soraya Esfandiary Bakhtiary and The Property of Beatrice Countess of Granard OBE, as well as from The Collection of The Late Countess of Dudley which is led […]

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Maria Mozgova Auction will Conduct an American & European Paintings, Lalique, Silver & collectibles Estate Auction on June 6th

Maria Mozgova Auction will Conduct an American & European Paintings, Lalique, Silver & collectibles Estate Auction on June 6th

. May 27, 2012

On June 6th 2012 at 6:30pm in Houston, Texas, Maria Mozgova Action will conduct an “American & European Paintings, Lalique, Silver & collectibles” estate auction of the fine living estate of Mrs. Wilma Bruyere from New Ulm, Texas. She is an avid art collector, and with the support of the very best art galleries in […]

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HUNDREDS OF LOTS OF PETROLIANA AND AUTOMOBILIA WILL CROSS THE BLOCK AT MATTHEWS AUCTIONS CHECK THE OIL AUCTION ON JUNE 23rd

HUNDREDS OF LOTS OF PETROLIANA AND AUTOMOBILIA WILL CROSS THE BLOCK AT MATTHEWS AUCTIONS CHECK THE OIL AUCTION ON JUNE 23rd

. May 25, 2012

The auction coincides with the popular Check the Oil Show in Dublin, Ohio, near Columbus. (DUBLIN, Ohio) – Hundreds of examples of petroliana (gas station collectibles) and automobilia – to include porcelain and tin signs, countertop displays, cardboard advertising, globes and more – will come up for bid on Saturday, June 23, when Matthews Auctions, […]

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Bonhams to auction Thomas Cromwell letter on Anne of Cleves marriage

Bonhams to auction Thomas Cromwell letter on Anne of Cleves marriage

. May 25, 2012

Bonhams is to auction a private letter the on Anne of Cleves Henry VIII marriage by Thomas Cromwell, Henry VIII’s chief minister from 1532-40, and the central figure in Hilary Mantel’s latest novel, Bring up the Bodies, in the Book, Maps, Manuscripts and Historical Photographs Sale in London on 12 June. It is estimated at […]

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