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Vintage Poster Market Proves as Strong as Ever at Poster Auctions International Sale

Vintage Poster Market Proves as Strong as Ever at Poster Auctions International Sale

. November 28, 2009

A record number of buyers showed up at Poster Auctions International on November 8, proving that the vintage poster market is as strong as ever! In its 49th semi-annual auction of rare posters, Poster Auctions International realized over $1,600,000 million – a number 50% higher than that posted at this time last year. Art Deco […]

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Bonhams London Impressionist and Modern Art Sale

Bonhams London Impressionist and Modern Art Sale

. November 28, 2009

Bonhams has announced an exciting line-up of works for its Impressionist and Modern Art sale to be held at New Bond Street on Thursday 3 December. Fighting for position as the sale’s most valuable lot is ‘Gladiatori nell’arena’ by Giorgio de Chirico (1888-1978). An oil on canvas dated 1927, the painting is from Leonce Rosenberg’s […]

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Joaquín Sorolla’s “Barcas en la Playa” Doubles Estimate at Sotheby’s Auction

. November 28, 2009

Sotheby’s sale of 19th-Century European Paintings in London realised £7,168,400 / €7,937,589 – surpassing the pre-sale high estimate of £6,748,600/ €7,472,744, and obtaining sell through rates of 70.2% by lot and 88.4% by value. Public institutions pitted themselves against private collectors and trade, driving prices over estimate in many instances. Overall, 41.6% of the works […]

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Michael Landy: The new National Gallery Associate Artist

Michael Landy: The new National Gallery Associate Artist

. November 28, 2009

The National Gallery is delighted to announce that Michael Landy has agreed to become the next Rootstein Hopkins Foundation Associate Artist. Michael Landy will be the eighth Associate Artist to work at the National Gallery. Born in London in 1963, Landy studied at Goldsmiths College alongside Damien Hirst, Sarah Lucas and Tracey Emin. He is […]

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THE ZUCCO FINE ART GALLERY’S WORLD PREMIER EXHIBIT OF NEW ORIGINAL OIL PAINTINGS

. November 27, 2009

The Zucco Fine Art Gallery, an online American contemporary art gallery featuring a mixture of original oil paintings and Giclee’s of pastels, drawings, oil paintings, etchings and woodcuts, proudly announces a new exhibit of paintings from Artist Kitty Zucco’s 2009 Portfolio. This unique collection of 17 fine art paintings for sale is an expansive and […]

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