Uncategorized Jan 22, 2010

Bonhams Marine Paintings and Decorative Arts Auction

Bonhams hosts the Marine Paintings and Decorative Arts auction on January 26, 2010. Include is the above set of scrimshawed teeth (lot 2049), a personal favorite, along with a solid selection of other sailor arts. The sale begins at 1pm … Read more
Design Nov 12, 2009

Phillips de Pury Design Auction

On November 14, 2009, Phillips de Pury hosts an auction of important 20th-century design at their New York location. Central to the sale are a number of lots drawn from the Venini Archive in New York. These pieces of Italian … Read more
Art Nov 10, 2009

Juxtapoz 15th Anniversary Benefit Auction and Show

Juxtapoz is celebrating its 15th Anniversary with “The Big Payback.” An online charity art auction, “The Big Payback,” benefits Detroit’s Power House Project. The aim is to generate support for the purchase of five homes in… Read more
Uncategorized Oct 23, 2009

New Hampshire Fall Auction

This Sunday, Northeast hosts its “New Hampshire Fall Auction.” An impressive selection of furniture, glass, painting, printed ephemera, and more goes to the block. Highlights, for me, include an engraved label for London-based trunk… Read more
Art Oct 7, 2009

Swann African-American Fine Art Auction

Tomorrow afternoon (October 8, 2009) New York’s Swann Galleries is holding an African-American Fine Art auction. Included in the sale is Jacob Lawrence’s The Legend of John Brown of 1977 (lot 82), one of 60 signed and numbered copies by… Read more
Design Sep 29, 2009

Wright Modern Design Auction

Chicago’s Wright is gearing up for the October 6 auction of Modern Design. Highlights include Jeremy Harvey’s “Hello There” chairs (lot 101), and pieces by Charles and Ray Eames and Eero Saarinen. Check the full catalog here. A few… Read more
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