March, 2008

Bonhams Sells First Edition of The Hobbit For World Record Breaking £60,000

Bonhams Sells First Edition of The Hobbit For World Record Breaking £60,000

A very rare 1937 first issue of the first edition of J R R Tolkien’s much-loved classic The Hobbit was sold today (18 March) by international fine art auctioneers Bonhams in London for a staggering £60,000 – twice its pre-sale estimate and a new world record price at auction for an inscribed copy of the […]

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Record Set For A Chinese Contemporary Ink Painting at Auction

Record Set For A Chinese Contemporary Ink Painting at Auction

NEW YORK, NY – Sotheby’s fifth sale of Contemporary Art Asia: China Korea Japan in New York brought a solid $23,210,525 (est. $23.1/33.4 million) and was highlighted by Zeng Fanzhi’s Mask Series No. 11, 1996, a triptych showing the strivings of individualism amidst the communist collective that was latent but still present during the Cultural […]

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François Morellet heads Post War auction at Ketterer

François Morellet heads Post War auction at Ketterer

Hamburg – Carrying an estimate of € 20,000-25,000, an oil painting on wood by François Morellet heads the roll in the Contemporary Art division at the Ketterer Kunst auctions of Modern Art & Post War to be held in Hamburg on 4 and 5 April 2008. That François Morellet is more interested in the method […]

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Industrial Leaders Launches Woodworking Equipment Auction and Marketplace

Industrial Leaders Launches Woodworking Equipment Auction and Marketplace

Westboro, MA – IndustrialLeaders.com, a social media site and B2B portal for manufacturing professionals, announced this morning the release of its woodworking supply auction and marketplace at, http://www.industrialsaver.com/stores/mmw/Manufacturing-and-Metalworking/Woodworking/. According to Sean McManus, spokesperson for the company’s US offices, the marketplace is intended to promote a wide variety of woodworking machines, equipment and supplies. The types […]

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