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Gil Elvgren Art Headline Heritage’s Summer Illustration Auction

Gil Elvgren Art Headline Heritage’s Summer Illustration Auction

. August 17, 2013

Gil Elvgren’s picture-perfect pinup Bare Essentials, a 1957 Brown & Bigelow calendar painting, sold for $137,000 in its auction debut in Heritage Auctions’ $1.3 million Illustration Art event in Dallas. The July 31 auction was led by a bevy of pinup images — with Elvgren sharing just one of the auction’s five top lot honors […]

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Julien’s Auctions to auction Original Banksy Graffiti Mura

Julien’s Auctions to auction Original Banksy Graffiti Mura

. August 14, 2013

Julien’s Auctions has announced the rare sale of an original mural from controversial graffiti artist Banksy. Banksy’s “Flower Girl,” which formerly occupied a Los Angeles gas station wall will headline Julien’s Auctions “Street Art” auction to take place Thursday, December 5, 2013 in Beverly Hills. This rare opportunity to own one of Banksy’s early large-scale […]

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Shannon’s announce fine art auction on Oct. 24 in Milford, Conn

Shannon’s announce fine art auction on Oct. 24 in Milford, Conn

. August 13, 2013

Quality consignments are currently being accepted for a fine art auction slated for Thursday, Oct. 24, at Shannon’s Fine Art Auctioneers, in the firm’s gallery located at 354 Woodmont Road in Milford. Up to 250 works of art, spanning many genres, will come up for bid. Shannon’s conducts two fine art auctions per year. Offered […]

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Guy Rose Wind Swept Pines auctioned at Bonhams

Guy Rose Wind Swept Pines auctioned at Bonhams

. August 12, 2013

A vibrant oil on canvas of “Wind Swept Pines” on the California Coast by Guy Rose took the top lot spot in Bonhams $2.47 million auction of California and Western Paintings and Sculpture, August 6 in Los Angeles, simulcast in San Francisco. The painting achieved far more than its $150,000-250,000 estimate, bringing $374,500. Two works […]

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Bonhams to auction major work by L.S. Lowry

Bonhams to auction major work by L.S. Lowry

. August 8, 2013

The small fishing town of Wick at the northern end of Scotland in Caithness has been captured by L.S. Lowry in this large work which is estimated to sell for £500,000 to £800,000 at Bonhams next sale of Modern British and Irish art on 20 November in London’s New Bond Street. The image and occasion […]

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