Art Apr 22, 2010

Keno Auctions Inaugural Sale

Keno Auctions has launched the online catalogue for their May 1 to 2, 2010, inaugural sale. The 741 lots represent an eclectic mix. There’s a fair share of quality maritime art and a good selection of Federal furnishings. Add to … Read more
Uncategorized Dec 18, 2009

Life After Auction

Since I revel in stories of object history and provenance, the lovely little run down in yesterday’s NYT “Tracking the Progress of Some Special Items Over the Past Year,” tickled my fancy. Included is the tale of Old Jake, a … Read more
Art Jul 28, 2009

Eldred’s Americana And Paintings Auction

While silver dominates the early lots at Eldred’s upcoming Americana and Paintings Auction (August 5 and 6, 2009), the real excitement comes in the form of some scattered ephemera. Within this subsection of the auction a few trade signs… Read more
Art Jul 22, 2009

Christie’s New iPhone App

Want to keep up to date with everything happening at Christie’s? No worries, if you carry an iPhone, the venerable auction house now has you covered. With the new application, Christie’s aims to allow users to preview auctions, get real… Read more
Art Mar 12, 2009

The Betty Freeman Collection

Legendary art collector and philanthropist Betty Freeman passed on January 4, 2009. Her collection will find it’s way to the Christie’s auction block later this spring. Included are works by Roy Lichtenstien, Andy Warhol, and neon light… Read more
Other Oct 2, 2007

Honeyee Auction Site Announced

Nobody really suspected it, but now that it is official it somehow makes sense. The Japanese Online Magazine does not stop with their online store and now also shows off their Auction site – Honeyee Auctions. If you thought that … Read more
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