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Sotheby’s to Auction Collection of German Art of the 60s and 70s

Sotheby’s to Auction Collection of German Art of the 60s and 70s

. April 26, 2011 . 0 Comments

Sotheby’s London has announced that it will offer for sale The Duerckheim Collection, a collection of the most significant and defining German Art of the 1960s and 1970s ever to come to market, in the forthcoming Contemporary Art Auction Series in June. This collection represents a remarkably detailed and complete survey of major advancements in […]

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Hiroshi Sugimoto And Edward Weston Photographs For Bonhams Photographs Auction

Hiroshi Sugimoto And Edward Weston Photographs For Bonhams Photographs Auction

. April 22, 2011 . 0 Comments

On May 10, 2011, Bonhams will present 170 lots of stunning photography from famed artists Hiroshi Sugimoto, Edward Weston, Richard Misrach, Ansel Adams, Irving Penn, Helmut Newton and Garry Winogrand during its Fine Photographs auction in New York. This photographs sale will be simulcast in three cities—New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles—allowing room bidders […]

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Christie’s to Offer Polynesian Art Ohly Figure

Christie’s to Offer Polynesian Art Ohly Figure

. April 22, 2011 . 0 Comments

Christie’s African and Oceanic Art department have announced the Paris sale of a major piece of Central Polynesian art originating within the triangle formed by the Society, the Austral and the Cook Islands. The very rare Ohly figure is estimated between 600,000 and 800,000 euros. There is a small corpus of extant wood carvings from […]

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Sargent Hassam And Beckwith Artworks Lead Bonhams American Painting, Drawing And Sculpture Sale

Sargent Hassam And Beckwith Artworks Lead Bonhams American Painting, Drawing And Sculpture Sale

. April 22, 2011 . 0 Comments

Bonhams New York auction of American Paintings, Drawing and Sculptures will take place May 24th, consisting of 98 lots. This season’s sale includes several notable works by Impressionist artists such as John Singer Sargent, Childe Hassam, James Carroll Beckwith, Ernest Lawson and Maurice Brazil Prendergast to name a few. Alan Fausel, Director of American Paintings, […]

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BAT Artventure Collection Part Two Auctions for $ 4,198,489 at Sotheby’s in Amsterdam

BAT Artventure Collection Part Two Auctions for $ 4,198,489 at Sotheby’s in Amsterdam

. April 21, 2011 . 0 Comments

The BAT ArtVenture Collection, formerly known as The Peter Stuyvesant Collection, Part Two, realised a total of €2,941,725 / £2,582,732/ $4,198,489, a figure well above the pre-sale expectations of €1 million. Presale interest had been huge and more than 500 clients had registered to bid in tonight’s sale – either in person, by phone, online […]

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