Archive for May, 2012

Christies to auction Joaquin Sorolla Y Bastida paintings in 19th Century European Art sale on 12 June

Christies to auction Joaquin Sorolla Y Bastida paintings in 19th Century European Art sale on 12 June

. May 22, 2012

Christies are to auction 19th Century European Art including Orientalist Paintings in London on 12 June 2012. The sale presents four masterpieces by Joaquín Sorolla Y Bastida (1863-1923), from private collections; forming an exceptional group of highly-desirable works, these paintings are expected to realise a combined total in the region of £2 million. Joaquín Sorolla […]

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Christie’s announces Jubilee Line an exhibition dedicated to the Royal Portrait Collection of Sir Timothy Rice

Christie’s announces Jubilee Line an exhibition dedicated to the Royal Portrait Collection of Sir Timothy Rice

. May 22, 2012

To mark the celebration of the Diamond Jubilee, Christie’s is pleased to announce ‘Jubilee Line’, an exceptional exhibition dedicated to the Royal Portrait Collection of Sir Timothy Rice. From 30 May to 1 June, this collection of important works of art will be open to the public at the historical London premises of Christie’s, King […]

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Joyce Gallery Auction announce Live Online Auction on 2 June

Joyce Gallery Auction announce Live Online Auction on 2 June

. May 21, 2012

Joyce Gallery Auction is a subordinate under Joyce Gallery Ltd., a prominent Chinese art and antique dealer for over twenty years on Hollywood Road, Hong Kong. The auction aims to serve as a platform for worldwide collectors and art lovers to acquire artworks and collectables from local and regional collections in a much open and […]

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Ronald Reagan Blood for Auction

Ronald Reagan Blood for Auction

. May 20, 2012

Blood taken from Ronald Reagan in the aftermath of the 1981 assassination attempt on the president is currently up for sale at PFC Auctions. Bidding on the dried blood residue, which is contained within a five inch glass vial, will end on May 24. The label on the vial states that the blood was extracted […]

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Bonhams Hermes bag auction totals £562,750

Bonhams Hermes bag auction totals £562,750

. May 20, 2012

A selection of sixty-four iconic Hermès bags in mint condition from a private collection realised a total of £562,750 at the Jewellery sale, that took place today (16th May) at Bonhams, Knightsbridge. Interest from a packed saleroom and bidders both online and on the telephone, meant the majority of the bags far exceeded their estimate […]

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