Archive for July, 2012

Christie’s to exhibit works of art from the Collection of Hubert de Givenchy

Christie’s to exhibit works of art from the Collection of Hubert de Givenchy

. July 18, 2012

Christie’s announces a selection of works of art from the Collection of Hubert de Givenchy will be displayed in an exhibition in Paris from 11 September to 3 October 2012, during the Biennale des Antiquaires. The décor of the exhibition will be inspired by the 1708 series of engravings representing the Galerie de François Girardon, […]

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Bonhams to auction Sister Parish designs and fine European antiques on October 29

Bonhams to auction Sister Parish designs and fine European antiques on October 29

. July 17, 2012

Bonhams has quite the sale in store for furniture and decorative arts collectors and shoppers on October 29 at its San Francisco showroom, timed to coincide with the separately-occurring San Francisco Fall Antiques Show. The Fine Furniture and Decorative Arts auction will feature various-owner offerings of European antiques, including more than 70 early works of […]

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Original Star Wars Trilogy for Heritage Auctions Vintage Movie Poster Event

Original Star Wars Trilogy for Heritage Auctions Vintage Movie Poster Event

. July 17, 2012

More than 50 lots of some of the rarest posters from the original Star Wars movie and its first two sequels are being offered at Heritage Auctions’ July 25 and 26 Vintage Movie Posters Signature® Auction. The posters, originally released between 1977 and 1982, are among more than 1,300 lots of some of the rarest […]

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Christie’s to auction works of art from the former collection of the Scheringa Museum

Christie’s to auction works of art from the former collection of the Scheringa Museum

. July 14, 2012

Christie’s will offer international works of art from the former collection of the Scheringa Museum, as agreed by the Administrator of DS Art B.V., part of the DSB Group, and Deutsche Bank. In total, 221 works of art will be offered at a series of auctions in Amsterdam, London, New York and Hong Kong through […]

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Bonhams to auction Canadian sword collection in Oxford

Bonhams to auction Canadian sword collection in Oxford

. July 13, 2012

One of the best sword collections to come to the market in recent years ? 150 Victorian and Georgian swords including one once owned by a British Prime Minister, Lord Grenville who was PM from 1806 -1807 ? will be sold on July 31st at Bonhams in Oxford. A particularly interesting weapon in this collection […]

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