November, 2008

Naples Winter Wine Festival Auction

Naples Winter Wine Festival Auction

The Naples Winter Wine Festival, ranked as one of the top arts and entertainment events for wealthy Americans by the Luxury Institute, unveiled a sampling of the priceless and unique lots up for bid at the Feb. 6-8 auction gala in Naples. The offerings are a mix of once-in-a-lifetime experiences and one-of-a-kind treasures, with all […]

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Top Auction Items for David Ortiz Celebrity Golf Classic

Top Auction Items for David Ortiz Celebrity Golf Classic

A thirty-minute pitching lesson with Jonathan Papelbon and dinner for four with Big Papi at an exclusive chef’s table with Ming Tsai, top the list of priceless sport items to be auctioned for the David Ortiz Children’s Fund during the David Ortiz Celebrity Golf Tournament, December 4th-7th at the Sanctuary Cap Cana Golf & Spa […]

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Steyr-Allard Racer to Be Sold at 2009 Barrett-Jackson Event in Scottsdale

Steyr-Allard Racer to Be Sold at 2009 Barrett-Jackson Event in Scottsdale

The 1947 Steyr-Allard racer owned by the legendary Sydney Allard, one of America’s greatest automotive pioneers, will be sold at No Reserve during the 38th Annual Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction in Scottsdale, Ariz., Jan. 11-18, 2009. Considered the most famous of all Allards, the race car captured victories worldwide and blazed a path followed by […]

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Bloomsbury 20th Century Arts Auction

Bloomsbury 20th Century Arts Auction

NEW YORK – On December 17th Bloomsbury auctions will hold a 20th Century Arts auction that features an eclectic selection of livre d’artistes, monographs, photographs, photobooks and iconic prints from the Modern, Contemporary and Pop periods. The sale is led by affordable works from such masters as Picasso, de Kooning, Lichtenstein, Hockney and Warhol. The […]

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Christie’s Antiquities and Ancient Jewelry Sale

Christie’s Antiquities and Ancient Jewelry Sale

NEW YORK – Christie’s announced the fall sales of Antiquities and the tenth annual Ancient Jewelry sale, on December 9. Both sales will offer a strong selection of works, from sculptures to wearable ancient art representing Egypt, the Near East, Greece and Rome. With estimates ranging from $2,000 to $700,000, both sales are expected to […]

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Art Auctions in Italy for Design, Modern and Contemporary Art

Art Auctions in Italy for Design, Modern and Contemporary Art

At Pandolfini’s Auction House, in Florence and Milan, two of the most important art auctions in Italy will take place. Two catalogues will be published for these auctions in Italy. The first, devoted to Design, contains about 165 lots made between the 40s and 70s. Among the people in the auction: Gianfranco Frattini, with a […]

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Aubrey Beardsley Illustration Sets New World Record at Skinner’s Fine Books & Manuscripts Auction

Aubrey Beardsley Illustration Sets New World Record at Skinner’s Fine Books & Manuscripts Auction

BOLTON, Mass. – November 20, 2008 – www.skinnerinc.com – Skinner, Inc., one of the nation’s leading auction houses for antiques and fine art, today announced it has set a new world record for a rare illustration by Aubrey Beardsley. At the recent Fine Books & Manuscripts auction, which took place on Sunday, November 16th, Beardsley’s […]

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QUALITY AND RARITY LEAD THE WAY IN WEST PALM BEACH

QUALITY AND RARITY LEAD THE WAY IN WEST PALM BEACH

Auction Gallery of the Palm Beaches put two Fall art and antiques sales back to back with outstanding results. (West Palm Beach, FL) A pair of carved export ivory tusks and a city Winter scene by Guy Wiggins (American 1883-1962) were the highlights of the September 22 and October 27 sales at Auction Gallery of […]

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Deborah Kerr Jewellery Collection To Be Sold By Bonhams

Deborah Kerr Jewellery Collection To Be Sold By Bonhams

International fine art auctioneers Bonhams are delighted to announce that on 4 December 2008 it will sell an impressive collection of jewellery, formerly owned by the late Hollywood screen icon Deborah Kerr. The sale will take place at 101 New Bond Street, London. Deborah Kerr (1921-2007) starred in over 50 films over four decades. Some […]

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