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Joaquin Sorolla Painting Leads Spanish Section of European Paintings Sale at Sotheby’s

Joaquin Sorolla Painting Leads Spanish Section of European Paintings Sale at Sotheby’s

. April 28, 2010

Sotheby’s London announced that the Spanish section of its 19th Century European Paintings sale on Wednesday, 2 June, 2010 will be headed by a rare work by Joaquín Sorolla (1863-1923). Joaquín Sorolla stands out as the period’s most prolific and renowned artist and was the subject of a major retrospective of his life and work […]

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Christie’s Dubai Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art Results

Christie’s Dubai Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art Results

. April 28, 2010

Christie’s, announces that its eighth auction of International Modern and Contemporary Art, estimated at $4.8 million, realized $15,122,125 / AED55,528,443, selling 96% by value and 86% by lot. This is an extraordinary result which reflects the quality of the sale and the passion of the collectors that Christie’s has helped to bring to this fascinating […]

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Sotheby’s Biannual Sale of Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art in London

Sotheby’s Biannual Sale of Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art in London

. April 28, 2010

Sotheby’s biannual sale of Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art in London will take place on Wednesday, May 12, 2010 and presents for sale over 220 lots. The auction, estimated to realise approximately £4 million, will be headlined by a unique pair of Imperial gilt and patinated-bronze winter plum trees, their branches covered with […]

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Ketterer Kunst – Expressionism and ZERO art on the upswing

Ketterer Kunst – Expressionism and ZERO art on the upswing

. April 27, 2010

“About a year ago anxious prospects made for uncertainty, but the art market has not only proven stability in challenging times, it even reached new heights“, said Robert Ketterer, owner of Ketterer Kunst. “Its the quality that counts“, he continues in view of his main auction on 12 June 2010, which has its focal points […]

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Ben Nicholson Print for Bonhams London Auction

Ben Nicholson Print for Bonhams London Auction

. April 26, 2010

A very rare and unusual screen-print by Ben Nicholson is one of the star lots in Bonhams Prints from the St Ives School sale on 25 May in London. The image, George and Rufus (£2,500 – 3,500), is printed in colour on rayon and was based on a series of paintings that Nicholson produced in […]

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