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Bonhams & Butterfields California and Western Paintings Auction Results

Bonhams & Butterfields California and Western Paintings Auction Results

. April 29, 2010

Bonhams & Butterfields held its Spring auction of California and Western Paintings and Sculpture on April 20, 2010. The Los Angeles-based sale featured a wide variety of important California, Western, Society of Six, Hawaiian scenes and Plein Air works by established American artists including Joseph Kleitsch, Franz Bischoff, Edgar Payne, Granville Redmond and William Wendt […]

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Conan Doyle Psychic Painting for Bonhams Auction

Conan Doyle Psychic Painting for Bonhams Auction

. April 28, 2010

A painting inspired by the psychic spirits of dead soldiers and bought by a grieving Sir Arthur Conan Doyle who lost a son in WW1 is for sale as part of the Owston Collection in Sydney with Bonhams on June 25 and 26. The painting by William Francis (Will) Longstaff (Australian, 1879-1953) titled ‘The Rearguard […]

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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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