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Francois Linke Bibliotheque Leads Bonhams Auction Of Fine European Furniture & Decorative Arts

Francois Linke Bibliotheque Leads Bonhams Auction Of Fine European Furniture & Decorative Arts

. March 21, 2014

Bonhams announce its Fine European Furniture & Decorative Arts Auction achieved more than $2 million, March 17 in San Francisco. It was led by a never before offered Francois Linke, Louis XV/XVI style, gilt bronze and marquetry bibliotheque that sold for $353,000. The bibliotheque came from the Collection of Jack and Helen Tramiel of Palo […]

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Jacob De Cordova 1849 Map Of Texas  At Heritage Auction

Jacob De Cordova 1849 Map Of Texas At Heritage Auction

. February 24, 2014

Chatting soon after their Thanksgiving feast, Patrick Martin learned one of his guests had strong family ties to Texas. Pushing the wine glasses and butter dish to one side, Martin opened a small black book and unfolded n early, hand-colored map of the Republic of Texas, complete with the short-lived Santa Fe County. It wasn’t […]

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Francois Linke Bibliotheque Highlights Bonhams Auction

Francois Linke Bibliotheque Highlights Bonhams Auction

. February 19, 2014

Bonhams will offer a recently rediscovered Francois Linke Louis XV/XVI style gilt bronze and marquetry bibliotheque (est. $400,000-600,000) in its Fine European Furniture and Decorative Arts auction, March 17 in San Francisco. Francois Linke is the most sought after French ebenistesof the second half of the 19th century. This unique cabinet, never offered before, is […]

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Christie’s announce The Opulent Eye auction

Christie’s announce The Opulent Eye auction

. February 18, 2014

On 6 March 2014 Christie’s sale of The Opulent Eye will offer furniture, sculpture and works of art from the 19th century. The sale reflects the eclectic and opulent styles of the period from the regal grandeur of Napoleon’s Empire to the Art Nouveau of Belle époque Paris. The sale is led by an exceptional […]

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Artemis Gallery LIVE to auction Ancient, Pre-Columbian and Ethnographic Art

Artemis Gallery LIVE to auction Ancient, Pre-Columbian and Ethnographic Art

. January 17, 2014

ArtemisGalleryLIVE’s first auction of 2014, on Jan. 24 Ancient, Pre-Columbian & Ethnographic Art, will take bidders on a trip around the world and throughout history, showcasing fine, authentic examples of Classical, Near Eastern, Far Eastern, Pre-Columbian, and Tribal Art. The auction begins with fantastic finds from ancient Egypt, most notably a large Egyptian wood standing […]

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Chinese Works Of Art Bring $14 Million At Bonham Auction

Chinese Works Of Art Bring $14 Million At Bonham Auction

. January 7, 2014

A standing room only crowd of committed Chinese buyers bid on lot after lot to multiples of their estimates at the Bonhams Fine Chinese Works of Art auction in San Francisco on December 17. This session, part of a two-day auction of Chinese and Asian Decorative Art, featured fine jades and scholar’s objects from the […]

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Bohemian glass collection auctioned at Bonhams

Bohemian glass collection auctioned at Bonhams

. December 13, 2013

Two huge 2ft 9 inch tall Bohemian glass goblets made in Carlsbad in the mid 19th century were the star performers at Bonhams Masterpieces of Bohemian Glass sale in New Bond Street, London on 11 December. The pair sold for £47,500 in a sale which made over £450,000. The clear glass goblets, complete with covers, […]

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