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Dreweatts and Bloomsbury to Host Urban Art Auction

Dreweatts and Bloomsbury to Host Urban Art Auction

. April 12, 2010

Dreweatts and Bloomsbury Auctions are holding a 97 lot, cutting-edge Urban Art sale (pdf catalogue) on Wednesday 21st April at 24 Maddox Street, London W1. A signed pencil sketch of a Shark bearing its teeth, a skull, a butterfly and a heart by the world renowned Damien Hirst, inscribed ‘for LJ Don’t give up the […]

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Halsey Minor Collection of Art and Design for Phillips de Pury & Company Auction

Halsey Minor Collection of Art and Design for Phillips de Pury & Company Auction

. April 11, 2010

Phillips de Pury & Company New York has announced that it will offer The Halsey Minor Collection of Contemporary Art and Design at auction. Mr. Minor, a technology entrepreneur, founded CNET Networks in San Francisco in 1993. Since then he has amassed a highly important collection of works by renowned artists and designers including Richard […]

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Nejad Melih Devrim Painting for Sotheby’s Auction

Nejad Melih Devrim Painting for Sotheby’s Auction

. April 9, 2010

Sotheby’s London has announced as part of its Contemporary Turkish Art sale: Untitled, 1956, a major work by Nejad Melih Devrim, will be offered alongside works by leading Turkish artists. From a private Danish collection, the painting has remained in private hands since it was first exhibited in Copenhagen in 1956 and it comes to […]

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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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