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Sotheby’s to Auction Saam and Lily Nijstad Collection of Old Master Paintings

Sotheby’s to Auction Saam and Lily Nijstad Collection of Old Master Paintings

. April 15, 2011 . 0 Comments

Sotheby’s London will auction the collection of Old Master Paintings, on Thursday 7th July 2011, formed by Saam & Lily Nijstad over the last four decades. Saam Nijstad was for many years a leading dealer in Dutch Old Masters based in The Hague, but he and his wife were also passionate collectors for nearly sixty […]

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Images of Picasso by Andre Villers for Auction at Bonhams

Images of Picasso by Andre Villers for Auction at Bonhams

. April 14, 2011 . 0 Comments

Famous Faces in Sale Also Include Brigitte Bardot, Twiggy, Nelson Mandella and Mike Tyson Four images of the celebrated Spanish painter, Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), are to be sold at Bonhams, New Bond Street, as part of its Photographs Sale on 19 May 2011. Three of the pictures – Picasso in front of ‘La Chute d’Icare’, […]

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Israeli Art & Judaica for Bonhams London Auction

Israeli Art & Judaica for Bonhams London Auction

. April 13, 2011 . 0 Comments

A work by Marcel Janco, the Rumanian-born artist, one of the founders of the Dadaist (anti-artists) movement, and a contemporary of Pablo Picasso, is the top lot in Bonhams Israeli Art & Judaica in London on May 24th. The painting titled ‘Marseille Port’, 1933, an oil on canvas, 100 x 133cm (39 3/8 x 52 […]

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Irving Penn, Edward Weston, Ansel Adams and Annie Leibovitz originals highlight photography auction at Heritage

Irving Penn, Edward Weston, Ansel Adams and Annie Leibovitz originals highlight photography auction at Heritage

. April 12, 2011 . 0 Comments

Irving Penn’s Harlequin Dress, Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn, 1950, a Platinum-Palladium print from 1979, an acknowledged masterpiece from one of the greatest fashion photographers to ever pick up a camera, is expected to bring $150,000+ to lead Heritage Auctions’ May 2 Signature Vintage & Contemporary Photography Auction, taking place at the Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion, 2 East 79th Street. […]

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Joan Eardley Painting for Auction at Bonhams

Joan Eardley Painting for Auction at Bonhams

. April 12, 2011 . 0 Comments

An important and rare work on paper of Glasgow street children by Joan Eardley which has not been seen since it was bought direct from the artist in the mid 1950s is to be auctioned at Bonhams sale of Scottish Art in Edinburgh on 21 April. It is estimated at between £50,000-70,000. Eardley was an […]

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