July, 2013

10th Century Tang Dynasty Funeral Urn Highlights Asian Art Section of Unique Auctions Sale

10th Century Tang Dynasty Funeral Urn Highlights Asian Art Section of Unique Auctions Sale

Lincoln (UK) Unique Auctions Fine Antiques & Collectors Sale on the 28th July 9am (GMT) features 100 Lots of Asian and Middle Eastern Art and Antiquities. The bulk of items are from collector and items range from the 4th Century to the 19th Century, and include Chinese, Persian, Annamese, Japanese, Korean and Turkish items. Items […]

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CHRISTIES AUCTIONEERS ANNOUNCE FIRST EVER EXHIBITION OF BRITISH POP ART IN LONDON

CHRISTIES AUCTIONEERS ANNOUNCE FIRST EVER EXHIBITION OF BRITISH POP ART IN LONDON

In October 2013 Christie’s, in association with Waddington Custot Galleries, will stage When Britain Went Pop!, an exhibition exploring the early revolutionary years of the British Pop Art movement, which will launch Christie’s new gallery space in Mayfair. This is the first comprehensive exhibition of British Pop Art to be held in London. When Britain […]

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CHINESE HAND-CARVED WHITE JADE SCULPTURE DEPICTING A CHARIOT WITH HORSES AND RIDERS SOARS TO $40,120 AT ELITE DECORATIVE ARTS, JULY 13th

CHINESE HAND-CARVED WHITE JADE SCULPTURE DEPICTING A CHARIOT WITH HORSES AND RIDERS SOARS TO $40,120 AT ELITE DECORATIVE ARTS, JULY 13th

The sculpture carried a pre-sale estimate of just $300-$500. All jade pieces did extremely well. (BOYNTON BEACH, Fla.) – A beautiful Chinese hand-carved white jade sculpture depicting a chariot with horses and riders galloped past its pre-sale estimate of $300-$500 to sell for $40,120 – about 100 times what it was expected to fetch – […]

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RICHARD WINTERTON AUCTIONEERS BOYS TOYS

RICHARD WINTERTON AUCTIONEERS BOYS TOYS

We all love our gadgets, from our mp3 players to our androids and iphones. Take yourself back 200 years or so and this would be the gadget of choice for any up and coming gentleman of leisure. Measuring just 5cm high, it is made of ivory and although resembling nothing more than a vessel – […]

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Nicholls Auction Marketing Group to Auction Valuable Residential/Investment Spotsylvania and King George County VA Real Estate

Nicholls Auction Marketing Group to Auction Valuable Residential/Investment Spotsylvania and King George County VA Real Estate

“Both properties offer new owners a great opportunity to own or invest in real estate in this desirable area,” according to John Nicholls, president of the company. “Make plans now to purchase these great residential/investment properties.” “The Sunset Road property will sell at 6 pm on July 30. It is a 3 bedroom 1 bath […]

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Blower Bentley Le Mans of Charles R.J. Noble for auction

Blower Bentley Le Mans of Charles R.J. Noble for auction

Bonhams announces that it has been selected to auction one of the greatest vintage supercharged Bentleys in existence at its annual Quail Lodge auction in Carmel. Conceived by passionate racer and “Bentley Boy” Sir Henry “Tim” Birkin, his desire to create a more successful racing Bentley by supercharging the existing 4½ liter model flew in […]

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CHRISTIE’S ANNOUNCE MIDDLE EASTERN ART MARKET INNOVATION

CHRISTIE’S ANNOUNCE MIDDLE EASTERN ART MARKET INNOVATION

Christie’s, the market leader in the sale of art from the Middle East, announces a new online initiative to further complement and extend their successful Dubai sale format and increase accessibility for buyers. This new, curated Part III online-only sale will include works comparable in quality to the well-established Parts I and II sales of […]

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Skinner to Host Asian Art Auction in Marlborough on July 26

Skinner to Host Asian Art Auction in Marlborough on July 26

MARLBOROUGH, Mass. – Skinner, Inc. will host an auction of Asian Works of Art on July 26th in its Marlborough gallery. Following the event, a second offering of lots will be open for bidding beginning on July 29th through August 6th exclusively online as a Skinner timed auction. This eclectic sale features a wide variety […]

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CHRISTIE’S TO HOLD AUCTION IN MUMBAI IN DECEMBER

CHRISTIE’S TO HOLD AUCTION IN MUMBAI IN DECEMBER

Christie’s announces that it will hold its inaugural auction in Mumbai in December 2013, becoming the only international auction house to conduct sales in India. This development follows the recent announcement that Christie’s will hold a sale in Shanghai in September 2013, becoming the first international auction house to operate independently in mainland China. Christie’s […]

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