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Constantiner Photograph Collection Auctions for $7,721,875

Constantiner Photograph Collection Auctions for $7,721,875

. December 18, 2008

The Constantiner Collection achieved the highest total for a single owner dedicated photographs sale at Christie’s, selling for a total $7,721,875. Assembled by Leon and Michaela Constantiner, this spectacular collection focused on photography as a key shaping force within the media worlds that have, for over half a century, celebrated fashion, style, celebrity and desire, […]

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John Moran California and American Paintings Sale

John Moran California and American Paintings Sale

. December 18, 2008

All Auctions held at The Pasadena Convention Center • 300 East Green Street Pasadena, California (Lower level • East Side • Euclid St.) • (626) 793-1833 On Tuesday, February 17th, John Moran Auctioneers will launch their 2009 art auction season with the sale of over 150 strong and carefully curated works that will captivate collectors […]

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Collections of Cecil and Desmond Harmsworth Auction Results

Collections of Cecil and Desmond Harmsworth Auction Results

. December 17, 2008

Bloomsbury’s last sale of 2008, Printed Books, Manuscripts and Artwork including the Collections of Cecil & Desmond Harmsworth (11-12th December), was a success. It would seem that private collections and items fresh to the market in good condition, still find eager buyers. A substantial part of the Harmsworth Collection (sold by descendants of the newspaper […]

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Record Sales at Bonhams & Goodman International Jewellery Auction

Record Sales at Bonhams & Goodman International Jewellery Auction

. December 17, 2008

Bonhams & Goodman reported record sales at its end of year auction of Fine Jewellery held on Monday 8 December. Over 600 people attended the pre-sale viewing and 250 customers registered to bid on the 500 lots of valuable gems and jewellery. ‘Bidding on items from around $5,000 – $30,000 was extraordinary’, said Isabelle Quinn, […]

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Bonhams New York 27th Dog Art Sale

Bonhams New York 27th Dog Art Sale

. December 17, 2008

Bonhams New York will hold its 27th annual sale devoted to the art of dog paintings on Tuesday, February 10, 2009. This year, Bonhams will be the only auction house presenting a dog-themed sale as dog-lovers from across the country converge on New York City for the popular Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. Additionally, 2009 […]

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