May, 2007

A Real-Life Jurassic Park Specimens on the Auction Block

A Real-Life Jurassic Park Specimens on the Auction Block

Museum-Quality Fossils to be Offered on June 3 at Bonhams & Butterfields in Los Angeles From the scientific to the superbly decorative, astoundingly unique fossil specimens will be offered by international fine arts auctioneers Bonhams & Butterfields on June 3, 2007 during the firm’s Natural History auction on Sunset Blvd. in Los Angeles. A well-documented […]

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FOUR WORLD RECORD PRICES ACHIEVED FOR MODERN INDIAN AND PAKISTANI ART AT BONHAMS IN LONDON

FOUR WORLD RECORD PRICES ACHIEVED FOR MODERN INDIAN AND PAKISTANI ART AT BONHAMS IN LONDON

The work of Indian and Pakistani artists made record prices at Bonhams, the international fine art auction house in London yesterday (21st May 2007). A packed saleroom saw fierce bidding for work by Jamini Roy (India 1887 -1972), Sadequain (Pakistan 1937-87), Sakti Burman (India born 1935) and Jamil Naqsh (Pakistan born 1939). All broke their […]

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Virginia blanket chest brings $99,000 at Case auction

Virginia blanket chest brings $99,000 at Case auction

An exceptionally rare and painted Wythe County, Va., blanket chest, crafted around 1800 and in a remarkable state of preservation, sold for $99,000 in a sale of Southern furniture, pottery and folk art held May 12 by Case Antiques. The sale was held at the Knoxville Convention & Exhibition Center in Knoxville, Tenn. Prices quoted […]

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Major Estate Goes Under the Hammer at Bonhams & Bruce

Major Estate Goes Under the Hammer at Bonhams & Bruce

Adelaide, Monday 28 May at 6pm Collectors of enamelled boxes, needlecases and ivory are well catered for in this offering as are collectors of glass paperweights, slump glass doorstops and Swiss musical bird ornaments. Additonally, a vast array of Australian colonial cedar furniture including a Debney servery table, cedar chest of seven drawers, three tier […]

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Online Auction Site Simplifies Tax Handling for Australians Looking to Sell Products Online

Online Auction Site Simplifies Tax Handling for Australians Looking to Sell Products Online

OZtion, Australia’s second largest online auction site (www.oztion.com.au), has today announced new simplified GST tracking and handling for Australian businesses looking to sell products online. The new simplified GST handling extends OZtion’s standard seller accounts, allowing professional automated business invoicing, use of ABN and business address details, and automatic GST tracking for invoicing. It is […]

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Old World Auctions Celebrates 30 Years With Big Sale

Old World Auctions Celebrates 30 Years With Big Sale

Old World Auctions will celebrate its 30th year in business with an auction preview and gala party on July 13-14 and an exceptional online sale that opens July 2 and closes July 18. The festivities will be held at the firm’s headquarters in Sedona, Ariz., at 2155 W. Highway 89A, Suite A. The firm has […]

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Made in California – Bonhams & Butterfields Announces Inaugural Sale for May 22, 2007

Made in California – Bonhams & Butterfields Announces Inaugural Sale for May 22, 2007

Auction Spotlights the Golden State’s Creativity Auctioneers Bonhams and Butterfields present a new sale in May of 2007 showcasing the exceptional creativity of California’s leading artists. “Made in California” is Bonhams’ first sale dedicated to modern and contemporary California art –from the modernist painting of the mid-20th century to the genre-defying work of today, the […]

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Fine Photographs Auction at Bonhams & Butterfields in May

Fine Photographs Auction at Bonhams & Butterfields in May

Works by International Masters, 20th Century Icons and an Academy Award® Winning Cinematographer on offer in Los Angeles Bonhams & Butterfields, the West Coast’s leading fine arts auctioneers, is pleased to announce the Thursday, May 24, 2007 sale of Fine Photographs in Los Angeles (and simulcast to San Francisco). The auction will feature rare and […]

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California & American Paintings and Sculpture Bring More than $4.1-Million in May at Bonhams & Butterfields

California & American Paintings and Sculpture Bring More than $4.1-Million in May at Bonhams & Butterfields

By the close of the May 1, 2007 auction, Bonhams & Butterfields clients – fans of the American landscape and an entourage of gallery owners and private collectors – had spent more than $4.1-million for California & American paintings and sculpture, offered and sold in San Francisco and Los Angeles by the world’s third-largest fine […]

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Sportography Fever Pics – Charity Auction

Sportography Fever Pics – Charity Auction

Sportography Fever Pics is an exciting exhibition of Arsenal legends. The exhibition will feature 100 photographs of past and present Club heroes and every photograph will be mounted, framed and signed by the featured player. The exhibition will celebrate the culmination of Arsenal’s partnership with the Willow Foundation as its designated Charity of the Year […]

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Unique Hepworth Masterpiece to be Offered At Bonhams For Half a Million

Unique Hepworth Masterpiece to be Offered At Bonhams For Half a Million

A magnificent work by one of the most celebrated artists of the 20th Century, Dame Barbara Hepworth (1903-1975) – never before offered for sale – will be sold at Bonhams 20th Century British Art auction in New Bond Street on Tuesday 26th June 2007. This work was produced as a commission for an electronics company […]

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Greek Pictures Achieve World Record Prices at Bonhams

Greek Pictures Achieve World Record Prices at Bonhams

MORALIS MAKES £490,400 TO ACHIEVE TOP PRICE FOR LIVING GREEK ARTIST The 10th Greek Sale at Bonhams in London achieved £3.87million and broke a number of world records for Greek artists on 15 May 2007, at 101 New Bond Street. The sale of predominantly 20th century Greek art featured over 200 pictures and sculptures by […]

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