Fine Art

Joan Miro Works to Feature in Bonhams Impressionist & Modern Art Auction on June 21

Joan Miro Works to Feature in Bonhams Impressionist & Modern Art Auction on June 21

Three works by Joan Miró one of the greatest Surrealist painters are to be auctioned at Bonhams Impressionist & Modern Art sale on Tuesday 21st June, New Bond Street, London. The three works all display the signature striking style of the artist, and have attracted pre-sale estimates to tempt a range of buyers. The most […]

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Sotheby’s Auction of The Hascoe Family Collection of Important Czech Art Brings $18,032,738

Sotheby’s Auction of The Hascoe Family Collection of Important Czech Art Brings $18,032,738

Sotheby’s suction of The Hascoe Family Collection of Important Czech Art on June 13 brought a Grand Total of 11,103,903 GBP (18,032,738 USD) (303,326,131 CZK), beating the pre?sale estimates. Commenting on the sale results, Tessa Kostrzewa, Deputy Director of European Paintings at Sotheby’s London, and Filip Marco, Head of Sotheby’s Prague Office, said: “Today’s sale […]

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Self Portrait by L.S Lowry for Bonhams 20th Century British Art Auction

Self Portrait by L.S Lowry for Bonhams 20th Century British Art Auction

On the 29th June, Bonhams will include a hidden self portrait by L.S Lowry in the 20th Century British Art sale in New Bond Street Group of People with the Artist is estimated to sell for £100,000 -150,000 and was executed in the same year as Lowry staged his seventh one-man show in London. By […]

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Phillips de Pury & Company Announces Highlights from June Contemporary Art Auctions

Phillips de Pury & Company Announces Highlights from June Contemporary Art Auctions

Phillips de Pury & Company, announces highlights from the upcoming June Contemporary Art Evening and Day auctions. Highlights of the Contemporary Evening sale are on show now at Phillips de Pury & Compay’s new space, 45-47 Brook Street at Claridge’s London. The sales will feature important modern and contemporary works across multiple genres. The Contemporary […]

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Sotheby’s To Auction Newly Discovered Work by Sir Anthony Van Dyck in London Sale

Sotheby’s To Auction Newly Discovered Work by Sir Anthony Van Dyck in London Sale

Portrait Has Descended through the Same Family for Over 200 Years and Has Been Known as the “Confesseur de Rubens” Sotheby’s has announced that it will sell a newly discovered portrait by the great 17th Century Flemish painter Sir Anthony Van Dyck in its 6th July 2011 sale of Old Master and British Paintings in […]

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Josef Albers Study for Homage to the Square Makes $262,900 Million at Heritage Auction

Josef Albers Study for Homage to the Square Makes $262,900 Million at Heritage Auction

A work by Bauhaus master Josef Albers, Study for Homage to the Square: Stucco Setting, 1958, brought $262,900 as the top lot in Heritage Auctions’ $1,552,954 Signature® Modern & Contemporary Art Auction, providing the principal fireworks in an auction that saw strong prices realized across the board for a wide array of 20th century masters. […]

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Sotheby’s Amsterdam 19th Century Paintings Sale Totals 1.6 Million Euro

Sotheby’s Amsterdam 19th Century Paintings Sale Totals 1.6 Million Euro

Sotheby’s Amsterdam sale of 19th Century European Painting brought €1,586,925 ($2,312,848), within pre-sale expectations (est. €1.5 – 2 million). The auction achieved sell- through rates of 46.9% by lot and 69.2% by value, and set three new artist records. The highest price achieved was for Winter in the Streets of a Dutch Town painted by […]

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Early Maritime Oil Painting of Montreal for Auction at Bonhams

Early Maritime Oil Painting of Montreal for Auction at Bonhams

An oil painting entitled ‘The three-masted English merchantman Integrity in two positions in the Saint Lawrence River arriving at Montreal’ will feature in the Old Master Paintings auction on 6th July at Bonhams, New Bond Street, London. Any painting which incorporates a named merchant vessel in British North America and which can be dated prior […]

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Sotheby’s Announces 22nd June Impressionist & Modern Art Sale Highlights

Sotheby’s Announces 22nd June Impressionist & Modern Art Sale Highlights

Sotheby’s London Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale, on Wednesday 22nd June 2011, will offer a selection of works of exceptional quality and rarity, many of which have remained in private collections for decades and have never before appeared at auction. In addition to two exquisite works on one of René Magritte’s most sought-after themes, […]

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Vereschagin Paintings Auctioned for $5.7 Million at Sotheby’s

Vereschagin Paintings Auctioned for $5.7 Million at Sotheby’s

Sotheby’s London Evening Sale of Important Russian Paintings a group of works by renowned Russian master Vasily Vasilievich Vereschagin of Russian, Indian and Balkan scenes brought the well above-expectations combined total of £3.7 / $5.7 million (pre-sale estimate for the group: £1.2-1.9/$1.9-3.1 million). The top-selling lot of this group also set a new auction record […]

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Debbie Harry Portrait by Andy Warhol Highlights Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Evening Auction

Debbie Harry Portrait by Andy Warhol Highlights Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Evening Auction

A portrait of Blondie lead singer Debbie Harry by Andy Warhol is to highlight Sotheby’s forthcoming Contemporary Art Auction this June. The artist’s 1980 acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas of Debbie Harry, the renowned lead singer of the new wave and punk rock band Blondie, is estimated at £3.5-5.5 million and will be offered […]

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Sotheby’s to Auction Works from the Collection of Eurythmics Legend Dave Stewart

Sotheby’s to Auction Works from the Collection of Eurythmics Legend Dave Stewart

Sotheby’s are to offer at auction a group of works by Damien Hirst, Gilbert & George and Angus Fairhurst from the collection of Eurythmics legend, Grammy and BRIT Award winning musician, songwriter, record producer, and a friend of Damien Hirst, Dave Stewart. The offering of seven artworks, which combined are estimated to realise in excess […]

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