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A Winter’s Cottage from Thomas Kinkade

A Winter’s Cottage from Thomas Kinkade

Just released by Thomas Kinkade is A Winter’s Tale.

Da Vinci Code pictures at Bonhams

Da Vinci Code pictures at Bonhams

Two early pictures of the celebrated Roslin Chapel near Edinburgh, known from this year’s blockbuster ‘The Da Vinci Code’ as the resting-place of the Holy Grail, will be offered in Bonhams’ Scottish Sale on August 25th.

The Art of Horse Power by Munnings the Equine Master

The Art of Horse Power by Munnings the Equine Master

A rare and exciting painting by Sir Alfred Munnings (1878-1959), capturing his originality and eye for equine movement sold for £190,400 in an auction of 20th Century British Art at Bonhams in New Bond Street on Tuesday 11 July 2006.

The Splash Sotheby’S To Sell Iconic 1960S Work By David Hockney

The Splash Sotheby’S To Sell Iconic 1960S Work By David Hockney

SOTHEBY’S will be offering one of the most significant works by David Hockney ever come to auction in its Evening Sale of Contemporary Art in London on Tuesday, June 21st.

Two sculptures by Auguste Rodin to be sold at Sotheby’s Amsterdam

Two sculptures by Auguste Rodin to be sold at Sotheby’s Amsterdam

The important sale of Modern and Contemporary Art at Sotheby’s Amsterdam on 23 May 2006 offers two magnificent sculptures by Auguste Rodin. Rodin’s ceramic Tête monumentale of Honoré Balzac and the bronze bust of Aimé-Jean Dalou have not been seen to the public for at least fifty years.

Lowry Print Breaks World Record Price

Lowry Print Breaks World Record Price

Bonhams sale of Sir William Russell Flint and L.S. Lowry limited edition prints on April 11th in Leeds produced a clear star of the show with Lowry’s picture `Going to the Match’ making a world record price at auction for a Lowry print.

Liberation of Moscow Immortalised on Canvas

Liberation of Moscow Immortalised on Canvas

A remarkable painting named ‘Fires of
Victory, Moscow,’ by Sir Claude Francis Barry (1883
– 1970) is to be sold at Bonhams’ forthcoming
sale of 20th Century British Art on 11 July in London. Last
year saw the 60th anniversary of the celebrations, so it
is fitting that this painting is likely to attract bids
above its upper estimate of £60,000, creating a world
record price for the artist.

Drawing Of A Male Nude By Michelangelo at Christies on the 24th

Drawing Of A Male Nude By Michelangelo at Christies on the 24th

Expected
to realize in the region of $4 million, this black chalk drawing
has appeared on the open market only once before. Formerly part
of the famous collection formed by John Malcolm of Poltalloch
(1805-93), it was one of a group of important drawings given by
him to his son-in-law .

How much is that doggy in the window? $1.2 Million, please

How much is that doggy in the window? $1.2 Million, please

A remarkable painting by British artist John Emms (1843 –
1912) that shows how much dogs really are a man’s best friend
is set to make over a million dollars at Bonhams New York on Valentine’s
Day.

Thomas Kinkade’s Salt Lake: City of Lights

Thomas
Kinkade has just released his latest work inspired by Salt
Lake City at dusk.