Archive for November, 2013

Michael Schumacher Benetton-Cosworth Ford B194 F1 car for Bonhams auction

Michael Schumacher Benetton-Cosworth Ford B194 F1 car for Bonhams auction

. November 20, 2013

The single-seater Benetton-Cosworth Ford B194 is the car in which Michael Schumacher the seven-time Formula 1 World Champion amassed the most amount of points during the 1994 Championship – the season during which he won his first, thus his most significant, Championship title. Placing an accurate auction estimate on such an historic car is extremely […]

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Bonhams to auction Newly discovered painting by Lucas Cranach

Bonhams to auction Newly discovered painting by Lucas Cranach

. November 19, 2013

A painting by the German 16th century master Lucas Cranach the Elder (1472-1553), not seen in public for over 100 years, is to be sold at Bonhams Old Master Paintings sale at 101 New Bond Street London on Wednesday 4 December. It is estimated at £1,500,000-2,000,000. Painted in oil on panel in 1537, Venus with […]

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Garth’s 53rd Annual Thanksgiving Americana Auction: An Improvement over the Typical Black Friday

Garth’s 53rd Annual Thanksgiving Americana Auction: An Improvement over the Typical Black Friday

. November 19, 2013

As Garth’s presents the 53rd Annual Thanksgiving Americana Auction on Friday, November 29, it’s very appropriate to give thanks for all the treasured clients that Garth’s has gathered throughout those years. Beginning at 10am on what is traditionally known as Black Friday, Garth’s staff will proudly welcome a standing room only crowd of bidders to […]

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Hermes Kelly Bag Leads Heritage Auctions Holiday Luxury Auction

Hermes Kelly Bag Leads Heritage Auctions Holiday Luxury Auction

. November 18, 2013

A one of a kind Hermès 32cm Matte Geranium Porosus Crocodile & Black Togo Leather Sellier Kelly Bag with Feet, quite possibly the rarest and most-sought after Kelly bag in existence, is expected to bring more than $50,000 as the lead lot of Heritage Auctions’ Dec. 10-11 Holiday Luxury Accessories Signature® Auction. It’s a one-of-a-kind, […]

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Calder Mobile Leads Bonhams Contemporary Art Auction In New York

Calder Mobile Leads Bonhams Contemporary Art Auction In New York

. November 15, 2013

Alexander Calder’s 1960 sculpture Maripose realized $1,805,000 in Bonhams November 12 Contemporary Art sale. Exemplifying the artist’s striking sense of balance and momentum, this stunning large scale mobile had been in private hands for nearly 40 years. Works by Calder performed well overall, with his untitled exuberant 1931 circus drawing soaring past its estimate to […]

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