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Sotheby’s to Auction Treasures: Aristocratic Heirlooms

Sotheby’s to Auction Treasures: Aristocratic Heirlooms

. June 8, 2010

On Tuesday 6th July 2010, in the first ever sale of its type, Sotheby’s will bring together some 21 lots, the intrinsic quality and importance of which will be matched by extraordinary nature of their provenance. Ranging in date from the 16th to the 19th centuries, and emanating from all corners of Europe, the works […]

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Christie’s Auction of Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Totals US$ 86,452,715

Christie’s Auction of Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Totals US$ 86,452,715

. June 1, 2010

Christie’s Hong Kong Spring 2010 auctions of Important Chinese Rhinoceros Horn Carvings from The Songzhutang Collection Part II and The Imperial Sale, Important Chinese Ceramic and Works of Art realized a combine total of HK$673,307,750 (US$86,452,715). Pola Antebi, Senior Vice President, Specialist Head of the Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Department said, “Records tumbled […]

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Ketterer Kunst Rare Books Auction Results

Ketterer Kunst Rare Books Auction Results

. May 31, 2010

Realizing total proceeds of € 1,2* million, the two day auction of Rare Books at Ketterer Kunst on 17/18 May in Hamburg was a real success. With 83 percent lots sold, the special evening auction was a true highlight. “This clearly shows that the market for rare books is extremely stable and reliable, a fact […]

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Sotheby’s Offers Furniture, Silver & Old Master Paintings Formerly from the Collection of Madame Antenor Patiño at Auction

Sotheby’s Offers Furniture, Silver & Old Master Paintings Formerly from the Collection of Madame Antenor Patiño at Auction

. May 30, 2010

Sotheby’s Paris will offer Furniture, Silver and Old Master Paintings formerly from the collection of Madame Antenor Patiño, on 22 September 2010. The collection – divided between La Quinta, her principal residence in Portugal, and her Paris flat – affords Sotheby’s the opportunity to once again pay tribute to the renowned Patiño taste and style, […]

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Christie’s Bi-Annual Centuries of Style Sale

Christie’s Bi-Annual Centuries of Style Sale

. May 26, 2010

This summer Christie’s London presents the first of its bi-annual Centuries of Style sales, a reflection of the finest examples of silver, European ceramics, portrait miniatures and gold boxes from the early sixteenth century to the twentieth century. The sale on 10 June in London will offer collectors the chance to purchase rare and beautiful […]

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