Archive for July, 2012

Bonhams auction to feature Aisan Art and Silver on July 22-23

Bonhams auction to feature Aisan Art and Silver on July 22-23

. July 2, 2012

Bonhams is presenting a large selection of about 300 lots of Asian art in its Period Art & Design auction, July 22-23 in San Francisco. The sale will also include offerings in the categories of Silver, Pacific Voyages & Hawaiiana, European Paintings, American Art, Modern & Contemporary Art, Prints, Native American Art, Wine, Rugs and […]

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Bonhams to auction Richard Dadd asylum portrait

Bonhams to auction Richard Dadd asylum portrait

. July 2, 2012

A delicate and incisive portrait by one of Britain’s most infamous artists will be on sale at Bonhams 19th Century Paintings, Drawings and Watercolours sale on 11th July, in London. ‘Portrait of Mr. George Bailey’ is a great example of Richard Dadd’s mastery of watercolour. It was painted in the same year as his masterpiece […]

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Rago to auction Christopher Forbes Collection of American Arts and Crafts

Rago to auction Christopher Forbes Collection of American Arts and Crafts

. July 2, 2012

Christopher Forbes is to auction his collection of Roycroft furnishings and metal ware, as well as other property from his two houses in Colorado’s Sangre de Cristo Mountainss at Rago’s on October 27, 2012. Among the Roycroft property for sale is a one-of-a-kind chair made by Dard Hunter. Illustrated in the 1994 “Head, Heart and […]

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Moran’s Antiques Auction July 24

Moran’s Antiques Auction July 24

. July 2, 2012

John Moran Auctioneers announce their July 24th antiques auction featuring early to mid – 20th century design, including Art Deco, clocks, 19th and early 20th century Continental furniture and decorative arts, and Americana. Leading the latter category is a Colt ‘Peacemaker’ revolver that was carried in the Battle of San Juan Hill in the Spanish […]

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