Archive for July, 2014

Chinese Glass Achieves Exceptional Price

Chinese Glass Achieves Exceptional Price

. July 7, 2014

A sale of ‘Interiors’ at Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions saw renewed interest in Chinese glass, with a fine and unusual vase from the Peking Glass Factory achieving a staggering £21,080.The sale was held at the auctioneers Donnington Priory saleroom in Newbury, Berkshire earlier this week. The leading vase was laden with auspicious wishes, all in […]

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Lichtenstein, Riley, Bacon, Broodthaers and War Hero’s Nevinson Achieve Top Prices

Lichtenstein, Riley, Bacon, Broodthaers and War Hero’s Nevinson Achieve Top Prices

. July 6, 2014

A C.R.W. Nevinson Print of The Road from Arras to Bapaume, owned by a War Hero who served in Arras during the Great War achieved an exceptional £47,120 in a sale of Modern & Contemporary Prints that also saw auction records for Lichtenstein, Riley and Broodthaers along with top prices for prints by Hockney and […]

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Original Chalk Drawings of Lost Artwork In a sale of Old Masters & 19th Century Works on Paper

Original Chalk Drawings of Lost Artwork In a sale of Old Masters & 19th Century Works on Paper

. July 2, 2014

The original chalk drawings of two lost paintings by American portrait and history painter, Benjamin West, surface at Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions’ sale of Old Masters & 19th Century Works on Paper on Thursday 24th July 2014. The black chalk on buff paper of Moses, 1787, [Lot 12] and another of St. John the Baptist, […]

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HDH Finishes First Half of 2014 #1 in the US by Huge Margin

HDH Finishes First Half of 2014 #1 in the US by Huge Margin

. July 1, 2014

Sales Up 24% from 2013 to $24.7 Million After Spectacular $8 Million June Auction (Chicago, IL) – In a tremendous, two-day sale this past weekend, Hart Davis Hart Wine Co. confirmed its status as the #1 Wine Auction House in the U.S. in the first half of 2014. HDH has the largest share of the […]

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Chippendale Chairs Sell For £52,800 At Roseberys London

Chippendale Chairs Sell For £52,800 At Roseberys London

. July 1, 2014

A pair of English George III giltwood armchairs by cabinet-maker and furniture designer, Thomas Chippendale, were one of the highlights from Roseberys latest fine art auction. Held in London on 24-25th June the sale totalled an impressive £900,493 (including buyers premium). Roseberys Managing Director Ian Cadzow said: “This year has been a fantastic year for […]

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