September, 2012

ARTWORKS BY SISTER GERTRUDE MORGAN AND WILLIAM AIKEN WALKER, A TIFFANY LAVA GLASS LAMP AND MORE WILL BE SOLD AT AUCTION SEPT. 29-30

ARTWORKS BY SISTER GERTRUDE MORGAN AND WILLIAM AIKEN WALKER, A TIFFANY LAVA GLASS LAMP AND MORE WILL BE SOLD AT AUCTION SEPT. 29-30

The multi-estate sale will be conducted by Crescent City Auction Gallery in New Orleans, La. (NEW ORLEANS, La.) – Original artworks by Sister Gertrude Morgan, William Aiken Walker and Walter Inglis Anderson, a rare Tiffany lava glass lamp, Newcomb pottery pieces, a fine selection of mens’ and ladies’ Rolex wristwatches and more will be sold […]

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Christie’s to auction Captain Robert Falcon Scott art, literature, photographs and artifacts

Christie’s to auction Captain Robert Falcon Scott art, literature, photographs and artifacts

Christie’s announce the forthcoming sale of a selection of art, literature, photographs and artifacts which offer poignant memorials of the lives and endeavours of the celebrated Polar explorer, Captain Robert Falcon Scott, and his contemporaries from the Heroic Age of Antarctic exploration. Offered for sale on Tuesday, 9 October 2012, the dedicated Polar section (lots […]

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Bonhams auctions Eilenberg Buddha for $674,500

Bonhams auctions Eilenberg Buddha for $674,500

Bonhams established a world record price for a Mon Dvaravati bronze Eilenberg Buddha when the stunning circa 8th century Eilenberg Buddha sold for $674,500 at Bonhams Himalayan, Indian & Southeast Asian Art sale, September 11 in New York. Eclipsing its previous record by more than three times, the rare Thai sculpture soared past its $250,000-350,000 […]

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Jimi Hendrix and Concert Memorabilia for Auction in New York

Jimi Hendrix and Concert Memorabilia for Auction in New York

Concert Posters from the Fillmore and Avalon Ballrooms, Jimi Hendrix, the Grateful Dead, The Doors and others will be auctioned Sept. 14 at WeissAuctions.com. The posters, handbills, tickets and programs will be part of a Hollywood and Music Memorabilia auction beginning with lot 1600 also including posters, photographs, autographs and memorabilia. Some of the great […]

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Cuttlestones announce auction of collection relating to life and works of Minton’s pate-sur-pate master Alboin Birks

Cuttlestones announce auction of collection relating to life and works of Minton’s pate-sur-pate master Alboin Birks

In the early 20th Century, Alboin Birks (1860 – 1940) was one of the foremost figures in North Staffordshire’s pottery industry, renowned for his work on Minton’s delicate pâte-sur-pâte porcelain. Now, a unique collection that includes significant pieces of Birk’s work for Minton alongside personal letters, photographs and ephemera charting his life is set to […]

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Christie’s to auction Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts collection

Christie’s to auction Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts collection

The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts and Christie’s announced that the Foundation has engaged Christie’s for future sales of Andy Warhol’s work from its collection. Recognizing that the arts community needs its support now more than ever, the Foundation seeks to significantly increase its endowment in order to ensure and expand its long-term […]

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Skinner Inc announce uction of Asian Works of Art on September 21st and 22nd in its Boston gallery

Skinner Inc announce uction of Asian Works of Art on September 21st and 22nd in its Boston gallery

BOSTON, Mass. – September 7, 2012 – Skinner, Inc., one of the world’s leading auction houses for antiques and fine art, will host an auction of Asian Works of Art on September 21st and 22nd in its Boston gallery. The market for fine Asian material continues to flourish, attracting international interest and record prices. With […]

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Contemporary art auction at Bonhams to feature works from the Betty and Monte Factor Family Collection

Contemporary art auction at Bonhams to feature works from the Betty and Monte Factor Family Collection

Bonhams is to feature works from the Betty and Monte Factor Family single owner section during its “Made in California: Contemporary Art” auction on October 3. The Collection features a strong selection of paintings, sculptures, and works on paper by Josef Albers, Larry Bell, Billy Al Bengston, William Nelson Copley, Llyn Foulkes, Ynez Johnston, Ed […]

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Antiquities-Saleroom.com stocks ancient treasures in Sept. 14 auction

Antiquities-Saleroom.com stocks ancient treasures in Sept. 14 auction

BOULDER COUNTY, CO – On September 14th, 2012, Antiquities-Saleroom.com, a fully-owned subsidiary of Artemis Gallery Ancient Art, will offer 240+ lots from ancient Egypt, Greece, Rome, Italy, the Near East, Fast East, as well as Pre-Columbian Art from the Ancient Americas (Mexico, Central and South America). This one day live auction will be hosted online […]

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