Fine Art

Sotheby’s London Announces Auction of Victorian & Edwardian Art Nov 15

Sotheby’s London Announces Auction of Victorian & Edwardian Art Nov 15

Sotheby’s Victorian & Edwardian art sale on Tuesday, 15 November 2011 will include a collection of six works by Henry Scott Tuke (1858-1929) which come to the market from a Private Collection. With a combined pre-estimate low estimate of just over £200,000, the group comprises oils, a sculpture and a watercolour. Although Tuke was born […]

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Christie’s Hong Kong Announce Asian 20th Century and Contemporary Art Sales

Christie’s Hong Kong Announce Asian 20th Century and Contemporary Art Sales

Christie’s will mark another significant milestone in the auctions of Asian 20th century & contemporary art. Previously sold in a separate category, Southeast Asian modern and contemporary art will be integrated into the Asian 20th century & contemporary art sale, enjoying a new level of international exposure when placed alongside the art from China, India, […]

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Sotheby’s New York Contemporary Art Sale Features Masterpieces by Francis Bacon

Sotheby’s New York Contemporary Art Sale Features Masterpieces by Francis Bacon

Sotheby’s New York Contemporary Art Evening Sale on 9 November 2011, will be led by masterpieces by Clyfford Still, Gerhard Richter, Francis Bacon and Mark Rothko, among others. Four paintings by the celebrated American Abstract Expressionist Clyfford Still come from the Estate of Patricia Still and are being sold by the City and County of […]

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W. R. Leigh Home Sweet Home Painting for Heritage Auctions Art Of The American West Event

W. R. Leigh Home Sweet Home Painting for Heritage Auctions Art Of The American West Event

Two spectacular western paintings by W.R. Leigh, Home Sweet Home, 1932 and Renegade at Bay, 1941, are estimated to bring in a combined $700,000+ when they are offered as part of Heritage Auctions’ Nov. 5 Art of the American West Signature® Auction, at the company’s Design District Annex, 1518 Slocum Street. The paintings carry $400,000+ […]

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Nicolae Grigorescu Leads Bonhams European Painting Auction

Nicolae Grigorescu Leads Bonhams European Painting Auction

Bonhams announces its sale of European Paintings, October 26 in New York, simulcast to San Francisco. The sale will feature a wide range of paintings spanning several centuries and artistic periods. Nicolae Grigorescu, “The Bull Cart. Estimate: $100,000-150,000. Photo: Bonhams A highlight to the sale comes from Romanian artist Nicolae Grigorescu. “The Bull Cart,” featuring […]

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Sotheby’s London Announces Modern and Post War British Sale Nov 15

Sotheby’s London Announces Modern and Post War British Sale Nov 15

Sotheby’s London announces its first Evening Auction of Modern and Post-War British Art on Tuesday 15h November 2011. The sale comprises 37 lots and is estimated to reach a combined total of £7.2 – £10.8 million. The auction features remarkable works by artists including Ben Nicholson and Christopher Wood, to be sold on behalf of […]

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Christie’s New York to Auction Private Collection of Modern and Contemporary Art

Christie’s New York to Auction Private Collection of Modern and Contemporary Art

Christie’s announces the upcoming sale of an outstanding private American collection of Modern and Contemporary Art: Property from a Distinguished West Coast Collection. Remarkable for the extraordinary quality, rarity and iconic status of its works, the collection boasts masterpieces by René Magritte, Georgia O’Keeffe, Hans Hofmann, Jean Dubuffet, Joan Miró, Kees Van Dongen, Marc Chagall […]

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Calder And Foujita Lead Bonhams Modern & Contemporary Art Auction on November 7

Calder And Foujita Lead Bonhams Modern & Contemporary Art Auction on November 7

Bonhams present a striking selection of well-known artists in various media in the Modern & Contemporary Art auction on November 7. Taking place in New York, this auction boasts 116 lots across a variety of price points that will appeal to a wide array of bidders, both private and trade. Sharon Goodman Squires, Senior Specialist […]

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Bonhams to Auction Collection of J. C. Harrison Bird Paintings

Bonhams to Auction Collection of J. C. Harrison Bird Paintings

A private collection of over 100 paintings by the ornithological artist J. C. Harrison are to be offered for auction on Wednesday 25th January 2012, at Bonhams New Bond Street, London. The works are from the collection of the renowned wildlife photographer Terry Andrewartha who worked for the Anglia TV programme Survival for 20 years […]

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Unique Art Auction by Young Artists with Disabilities Raises $140,000

Unique Art Auction by Young Artists with Disabilities Raises $140,000

The Sunny View Youth Involvement Association raised $140,000 through a unique fundraiser – an art auction at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital that featured the art of kids with disabilities, some unable to speak and with limited mobility. The funds raised during the Able Artists Auction will support the Expressive Arts Program and the new […]

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Bonhams to Auction The Harriet Szechenyi Collection of Japanese Art

Bonhams to Auction The Harriet Szechenyi Collection of Japanese Art

Bonhams will be auctioning the Harriet Szechenyi Collection of Japanese Art in New Bond Street, London, on the 8th November. Much like the author Edmund de Waal in his memoir “The Hare with the Amber Eyes”, Harriet Szechenyi was fascinated in building a unique collection that had passed from hand to hand, travelling the world […]

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Christie’s New York to Auction Artworks by Jasper Johns and John Baldessari

Christie’s New York to Auction Artworks by Jasper Johns and John Baldessari

Contemporary dance company Armitage Gone! Dance will benefit from the sale of artworks by seven major contemporary artists at Christie’s New York on November 9, 2011. The lots will form a prominent part of the auction house’s much watched Post War and Contemporary morning session. The artists participating in the special tribute sale, John Baldessari, […]

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