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12 Works By Elisabeth Frink Lead Bonhams’ Modern British And Irish Art Sale

12 Works By Elisabeth Frink Lead Bonhams’ Modern British And Irish Art Sale

Horse in the Rain, estimated at £70,000 – 100,000, is the highlight of a remarkable selection of 12 works by Dame Elisabeth Frink in Bonhams’ Modern British and Irish Art sale, on 18th November at Bonhams New Bond Street. Internationally celebrated as one of the leading figures of post-war British […]

Picasso’s Les Femmes D’Alger breaks auction records

Picasso’s Les Femmes D’Alger breaks auction records

Pablo Picasso’s Les Femmes D’Alger broke the record for a piece of art when it sold at Christies on 11th May at New York’s Rockefeller Centre for an amazing $179,365,000. Pictured: Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Les femmes d’Alger (Version ‘O’), signed ‘Picasso’ (upper right); dated ‘14.2.55.’ (on the reverse), oil on canvas, 44 7/8 x 57 […]

Twelve Paintings by Jack Vettriano

Twelve Paintings by Jack Vettriano

One of the most significant private collections of paintings by the celebrated Scottish artist, Jack Vettriano, is to be sold in a stand-alone auction at Bonhams Edinburgh on 31 March. The collection comprises 12 paintings and is estimated at £800,000-1,200,000.

Lucien Freud’s Aged Whippet Races Away at Bonhams

Lucien Freud’s Aged Whippet Races Away at Bonhams

Bonhams Prints and Multiples sale on July 15th offered a fantastic opportunity for art lovers to purchase works by some of the western world’s greatest artists at accessible prices. The Old Masters to Contemporary giants were represented in the sale at the company’s headquarters in 101 New Bond Street. The […]

Franklin White Art & Art Book Collection

Franklin White Art & Art Book Collection

Following on from the very successful Franklin White Art sale at Unique Auctions in September 2012, the remainder of the collection including paintings and the Franklin White book collection are to be auctioned at Unique Auctions on the 10th June 2014. The Franklin White Collection is coming to Unique Auctions, […]

Andy Warhol’s Coca Cola (3) – Enough Said

Andy Warhol’s Coca Cola (3) – Enough Said

Christie’s will offer one of the most famous Pop Art masterworks by Andy Warhol as the highlight of its evening sale.

Tretchikoff’s ‘Chinese Girl’ Makes a Million (nearly) at Bonhams

Tretchikoff’s ‘Chinese Girl’ Makes a Million (nearly) at Bonhams

‘Chinese Girl’, the most iconic work of Vladimir Tretchikoff – the Russian émigré who settled in South Africa – was sold today at Bonhams South African art sale in London. Following worldwide interest in the sale the painting which had been estimated to sell for £300,000 to £500,000, made £982,050 […]

‘El Greco’ painting smashes pre-sale estimate at Bonhams Old Masters Sale

‘El Greco’ painting smashes pre-sale estimate at Bonhams Old Masters Sale

An oil painting of Saint Peter attributed to Domenikos Theotokopoulos, better known as El Greco, sold for £791,650 against a pre-sale estimate of £40,000 – 60,000 at Bonhams yesterday, 5th December 2012.

Slade School of Art Artists Collection Discovered at Unique Auctions

Slade School of Art Artists Collection Discovered at Unique Auctions

The Franklin White Collection is coming to Unique Auctions,Lincoln on the 28th and 29th September.The collection includes some 2,500 paintings and drawings by the artist Franklin White.

Norman Rockwell drawings The Runaway and A Man’s Wife

Norman Rockwell drawings The Runaway and A Man’s Wife

Christie’s Sale of American Art in New York on September 25 is lead by two superb Norman Rockwell drawings The Runaway and A Man’s Wife. The sale also features over 160 lots by eminent American artists, including Greg Wyatt, Mary Cassatt, and Mario Korbel, among others.