September, 2010

Lord Nelson Medal for London Auction

Lord Nelson Medal for London Auction

Lord Nelson remains the most iconic figure in British naval history, remembered for his daring victories at the Battles of Cape St Vincent, the Nile, Copenhagen and Trafalgar and for his romance with Emma Hamilton. But in 1900, when a thief stole many of Nelson’s most personal relics from the Painted Hall at Greenwich, the […]

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Sotheby’s Hong Kong to Host 20th Century Chinese Art Autumn Auction

Sotheby’s Hong Kong to Host 20th Century Chinese Art Autumn Auction

Sotheby’s 20th Century Chinese Art Autumn Sale will be held in Hong Kong on 4 October, offering a meticulous selection of more than 120 lots estimated at HK$130 million. Apart from a number of outstanding works passed down by celebrated Chinese painters active in French art circles from the early 20th Century, the auction will […]

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ITEMS FROM THE ESTATE OF THE ICONIC FASHION DESIGNER TOMMY HILFIGER WILL BE AUCTIONED WITHOUT RESERVE SUN., SEPT. 26, BY VINTAGE GALLERIES

ITEMS FROM THE ESTATE OF THE ICONIC FASHION DESIGNER TOMMY HILFIGER WILL BE AUCTIONED WITHOUT RESERVE SUN., SEPT. 26, BY VINTAGE GALLERIES

It is just the 5th sale for the firm, located in the heart of the antiques district in Stamford, Conn. (STAMFORD, Conn.) – Items from the estate of Tommy Hilfiger – the international fashion designer and founder of the brand that bears his name – will be sold without reserve (everything sells, regardless of price) […]

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Barossa Valley & Jacobs Creek Paintings for Bonhams Auction

Barossa Valley & Jacobs Creek Paintings for Bonhams Auction

An album of paintings of Australia’s famed wine growing region, the Barossa Valley, by an English vicar sent as a parish priest to Lyndoch in 1877, will be sold at Bonhams Exploration & Travel Sale on September 15 in London. What makes this album of topographical views particularly interesting is that they show the region […]

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Rare and Important Prints by Modern and Contemporary Masters for Sotheby’s Auction

Rare and Important Prints by Modern and Contemporary Masters for Sotheby’s Auction

Sotheby’s autumn sale of Modern and Contemporary Prints will take place on Thursday, 16 September, 2010 and will offer collectors a broad selection of works spanning the twentieth century. Prior to the auction, the sale will be on public exhibition at Sotheby’s New Bond Street galleries beginning 12 September. The 176 lots are expected to […]

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Sotheby’s Hong Kong Modern and Contemporary Southeast Asian Paintings Autumn Sale 2010

Sotheby’s Hong Kong Modern and Contemporary Southeast Asian Paintings Autumn Sale 2010

Sotheby’s Hong Kong will hold its Modern and Contemporary Southeast Asian Paintings Autumn Sale on 4 October at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, offering more than 150 exceptional works with a total estimate in excess of HK$30 million / US$3.9 million. MOK Kim Chuan, Sotheby’s Head of Southeast Asian Paintings said, “The success […]

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Bonhams Appoints New Agent in Northern Italy

Bonhams Appoints New Agent in Northern Italy

Camilla Prini has been appointed by Bonhams, the international fine art and antiques auction house, as the company’s Agent for Northern Italy. She will be based in her hometown, Milan, but will cover the whole region, including Bologna, Genova, Verona, Bergamo and Torino. Bonhams have offices in 27 countries on four continents and hold 700 […]

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Sotheby’s to Auction Paintings from the Collection of Jerry Hall

Sotheby’s to Auction Paintings from the Collection of Jerry Hall

Sotheby’s London announced that it will offer for sale a group of 14 outstanding and revealing Contemporary artworks from the Collection of Jerry Hall, the world-famous American supermodel and actress, in its forthcoming October 2010 Contemporary Art sales, which coincide with London’s Frieze Art Fair. The artworks, together estimated to realise in excess of £1.5 […]

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Saffronart to Auction Collection of Modern and Contemporary Indian Art

Saffronart to Auction Collection of Modern and Contemporary Indian Art

Saffronart, the world’s largest online fine-art auction house, will showcase the works of 43 modern and contemporary Indian artists at its annual Autumn Online Art Auction. With a total of 90 lots, the sale offers collectors a broad selection of works including paintings, drawings, installations and sculptures, and will take place online at www.saffronart.com on […]

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Hope Diamond Catalogue for Auction in Fine Jewellery Sale

Hope Diamond Catalogue for Auction in Fine Jewellery Sale

The 1839 catalogue of Henry Philip Hope’s collection of pearls and precious stones, including the famous Hope diamond will be offered in Bonhams Fine Jewellery sale on September 22nd 2010. The book, which belonged to the Hope family and has since passed by descent to the vendor, is estimated at £2,000-3,000. It has never been […]

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27 Rocky Mountain Parcels in Northern New Mexico for Auction

27 Rocky Mountain Parcels in Northern New Mexico for Auction

-AJ Karas Auctioneers has announced a recreational land auction to be held Friday, September 17 at 1:07 PM. Twenty-seven parcels from 5 to 395 acres in size will be auctioned, and fifteen parcels will sell absolute – regardless of price. The auction will be held live at Ticonderoga Ranch near Chama, New Mexico, and online […]

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Leonard Auction at the 51st Annual ILNA Coin Show

Leonard Auction at the 51st Annual ILNA Coin Show

On September 10, 2010 Leonard Auction will conduct the official auction of the 51st Annual Illinois Numismatic Association (ILNA) Coin and Currency Show in Tinley Park, Illinois. More than 350 lots of collector and investment grade coins and currency will be offered. The auction will be held at 7:00pm on Friday, September 10th at the […]

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