March, 2012

Sotheby’s New York to Auction Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art on 20 March

Sotheby’s New York to Auction Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art on 20 March

Sotheby’s New York will auction Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art as part of the Asia Week series of Auctions, on On 20 March 2012. The sale includes property from over seventy private collections some of which has not been seen in public for over fifty years. The auction features a wide selection of […]

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Saffronart’s Carpets & Rugs Auction Successfully Expands Online Platform to a New Category of Collectibles

Saffronart’s Carpets & Rugs Auction Successfully Expands Online Platform to a New Category of Collectibles

Saffronart the India’s largest online fine-art auction house, concluded its thematic 24-Hour Online Auction – ‘Carpets & Rugs’ with sales totaling Rs. 54.6 Lakhs (USD 111,384). Successfully expanding Saffronart’s online auction platform to carpets of Indian, Persian and Turkish carpets, this sale saw active bidding and participation, with many of the lots exceeding their estimates. […]

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Christie’s to auction the library of Kenneth Nebenzahl on April 10

Christie’s to auction the library of Kenneth Nebenzahl on April 10

Christie’s New York will auction the private library of Kenneth Nebenzahl, renowned dealer, cartographic scholar and author from Chicago. Formed over the past fifty years, the collection includes some of the greatest rarities in the fields of cartography, exploration and Americana. Agnese atlas. Estimate: $800,000-1,200,000. Photo: Christie’s Images Ltd 2012 Highlights of the 165 lot […]

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Private Collections of Lotus road and racing cars to be auctioned by Bonhams at the Goodwood Festival of Speed

Private Collections of Lotus road and racing cars to be auctioned by Bonhams at the Goodwood Festival of Speed

The Lotus collection of Olav Glasius, a world renowned collector and lifetime Lotus fan will be sold on Friday the 29th June 2012 at the Bonhams Goodwood Festival of Speed sale and is expected to realise in excess of £1.5million. As a young motor racing enthusiast watching the legendary Jim Clark dominate the 1963 Dutch […]

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Munier painting, Russian porcelain and Jewelry to headline Grogan’s March auction

Munier painting, Russian porcelain and Jewelry to headline Grogan’s March auction

Dedham , MA Grogan and Company Fine Art Auctioneers and Appraisers are pleased to announce their upcoming March Two Day Auction will be held on Saturday, March 24th and Sunday, March 25th. The auction will include over 1000 lots of Fine Art, Furniture and Decorations, Silver, Jewelry and Oriental Rugs from many prominent New England […]

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Bonhams to Auction Sybil Andrews Print in London

Bonhams to Auction Sybil Andrews Print in London

A major work by one of the most important British print makers of the 20th Century is to be auctioned at Bonhams Print Sale at New Bond Street London on 17 April. Speedway (1934) by Sybil Andrews, estimated at £50,000-70,000, is one of the iconic images of the Grosvenor School of printmaking which took its […]

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SUTTON COLDFIELD OIL PAINTING UP FOR AUCTION AT RICHARD WINTERTON AUCTIONEERS

SUTTON COLDFIELD OIL PAINTING UP FOR AUCTION AT RICHARD WINTERTON AUCTIONEERS

Henry John Yeend King (British 1855-1924) was an important and influential artist. He was a Victorian genre and landscape artist who specialised in idyllic country scenes, often with pretty farm girls at work or resting. Henry John Yeend King Yeend King was born in London and started out as a choirboy at the Temple Church. […]

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Morphy Auctions 1,260-lot sale on April 20-21 includes brewery, automotive, tobacco, Mr. Peanut, many other categories

Morphy Auctions 1,260-lot sale on April 20-21 includes brewery, automotive, tobacco, Mr. Peanut, many other categories

A wealth of rare antique signs, figures and other promotional items from the golden era of advertising is currently on display at Morphy’s central Pennsylvania gallery, all to be auctioned on Friday and Saturday, April 20-21. The 1,260-lot sale incorporates a fantastic array of signage, with the centerpiece being the revered Coca-Cola advertising collection of […]

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CURIOUS & HISTORIC MARITIME & SCIENTIFIC ITEMS COMING UP FOR AUCTION AT THE NEXT CHARLES MILLER LTD SALE ON WEDNESDAY, 25TH APRIL 2012

CURIOUS & HISTORIC MARITIME & SCIENTIFIC ITEMS COMING UP FOR AUCTION AT THE NEXT CHARLES MILLER LTD SALE ON WEDNESDAY, 25TH APRIL 2012

Charles Miller Ltd’s auction and sale is open to all and is a unique opportunity to see and buy some of the rare, curious and historic items that will be coming under the hammer next month in London. The forthcoming sale includes fascinating items relating to Titanic, Nelson, and Shackleton. • Emotive Titanic medals • […]

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Christie’s to auction Art Deco jewelry from the Estate of Huguette M. Clark

Christie’s to auction Art Deco jewelry from the Estate of Huguette M. Clark

Christie’s announce the sale of an exceptional collection of jewelry from the Estate of Huguette M. Clark, one of the last great heiresses of America’s Gilded Age. Ms. Clark’s jewelry collection, which is believed to have been stored in a bank vault since the 1940s, includes signed Art Deco jewels by Cartier, Dreicer & Co., […]

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Sotheby’s to Auction Andy Warhol Portrait of Elvis Presley

Sotheby’s to Auction Andy Warhol Portrait of Elvis Presley

Sotheby’s New York Contemporary Art Evening Sale on 9 May 2012, will include Double Elvis [Ferus Type] by Andy Warhol, a painting that epitomizes the artist’s obsessions with fame, stardom, and the public image. The 1963 work is a seminal piece from the iconic series devoted to the singer and actor that was first seen […]

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Sotheby’s to Auction Property from the Estate of Brooke Astor

Sotheby’s to Auction Property from the Estate of Brooke Astor

Sotheby’s New York auction of Property from the Estate of Brooke Astor – beloved philanthropist and legendary figure in New York society – will be held on 24 & 25 September 2012. The sale will comprise fine and decorative art from Mrs. Astor’s Park Avenue apartment in New York City and her Westchester County estate, […]

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