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Stanhope Forbes Painting Auctioned

Stanhope Forbes Painting Auctioned

. April 9, 2010

An oil painting of Penzance by Stanhope Forbes one of Cornwall’s most important artists has auctioned for £170,000. It had a pre auction estimate of £240,000 – £260,000 The picture, “Inner Harbour – Abbey Slip” was painted in 1921. Stanhope Alexander Forbes R.A., (18 November 1857, – 2 March 1947), was an artist and member […]

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Sotheby’s Hong Kong Fine Chinese Ceramics Auction Results

Sotheby’s Hong Kong Fine Chinese Ceramics Auction Results

. April 9, 2010

Sotheby’s Hong Kong Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Spring Sale 2010, held on the 9th April, featured an Important and Superb Imperially Inscribed ‘Tai Shang Huang Di’ White Jade Seal, Yubi Mark and Period of Qianlong fetched HK$95,860,000 / US$12,289,744, establishing a world record for white jade and Imperial seal at auction. Bidding […]

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Phillips de Pury New York Auction Breaks Records

Phillips de Pury New York Auction Breaks Records

. April 9, 2010

Phillips de Pury sale of the Estate of Mrs. Harry N. Abrams sale offered a unique collection of 20TH Century American and European art with a focus on Post-War and Pop Art from a range of significant artists, attracting over 1000 registered bidders. “There was amazing energy throughout the sale. It demonstrates that the market […]

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Records Set at Seoul Auction

Records Set at Seoul Auction

. April 6, 2010

Seoul Auction, held its Modern and Contemporary Art sale in Hong Kong on 4 April 2010, taking a total of HK$42.8 million (US$5.53 million). Untitled, an important mixed media work by Donald Judd (1928-1994) achieved HK$14,812,000 (US$1,913,695). Works by Robert Indiana, Gerhard Richter and Ron Arad sold for strong prices. Two World Auction Records were […]

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Phillips de Pury & Company Saatchi Gallery Auction

Phillips de Pury & Company Saatchi Gallery Auction

. April 6, 2010

Phillips de Pury & Company will hold their BRIC auctions at London’s Saatchi Gallery, on 23rd and 24th April. The BRIC auctions will be the very first sales of Contemporary Art from today’s fastest-growing and burgeoning international powerhouses: Brazil, Russia, India and China. The auctions will launch with an evening sale on April 23rd, featuring […]

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