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Dorotheum Presents Old Master Paintings, 19th Century Paintings, Antiques, and Jewellery Auctions

Dorotheum Presents Old Master Paintings, 19th Century Paintings, Antiques, and Jewellery Auctions

. March 30, 2010

2009 proved to be the second most successful year in the Dorotheum’s history and there is every reason to expect that 2010 will likewise turn into a highly successful year, especially in light of the superlative items presented at the first major Dorotheum Auction Week. Among these will be a newly discovered first-rate painting by […]

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Freemans Asian Arts Sale Boasts Great Results

Freemans Asian Arts Sale Boasts Great Results

. March 30, 2010

Domestic buyers and sellers of Chinese decorative arts, no matter how experienced in the trade, have come to face each major sale on the auction calendar expecting the unexpected. China’s dynamic economy and the subsequent explosion of that nation’s antique and decorative arts market has created surging, wave-like trends that suddenly, unexpectedly crash American auction […]

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J.M.W.Turner’s Modern Rome Masterpiece Be Offered at Sotheby’s Auction

J.M.W.Turner’s Modern Rome Masterpiece Be Offered at Sotheby’s Auction

. March 27, 2010

Sotheby’s announced that in its Evening Sale of Old Master and Early British Paintings in London on Wednesday, 7 July 2010, it will present for sale Joseph Mallord William Turner RA’s great masterpiece Modern Rome – Campo Vaccino, with an estimate of £12-18 million. J.M.W. Turner RA, “Modern Rome: Campo Vaccino”. Oil on canvas, estimate: […]

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Puppy Love at Richard Winterton Fine Art Auction

Puppy Love at Richard Winterton Fine Art Auction

. March 26, 2010

Out nations great love of dogs was in evidence at Richard Winterton’s Fine Art Sale on 25th March when an oil painting of pug puppies proved ‘best in show’. Dogs in art have always been held in high esteem and images of puppies have a particular appeal. Lot 15 a charming oil painting of two […]

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Modigliani Drawing Auctioned for $84,000 at Swann Galleries

Modigliani Drawing Auctioned for $84,000 at Swann Galleries

. March 26, 2010

Top lot at Swann Galleries March 9th 2010 auction of 19th & 20th Century Prints & Drawings was Amedeo Modigliani’s pencil drawing of Beatrice Hastings, circa 1915, which brought $84,000. The portrait of the political activist and literary figure, which was once in the celebrated collection of Joseph L Shulman, had a presale estimate of […]

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