Found 421 articles matching Worth Points category.
  • May 11 2011
  • 11 May 2011

Period Furniture, Tiffany Lighting to Lead ‘Exceptional’ Antique Auction

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – What is being billed as an “exceptional antique auction” has been planned for Saturday, May 21, by Fontaine’s Auction Gallery, Offered will […]

  • May 10 2011
  • 10 May 2011

Bidding War Pushes Alma-Tadema’s Antony & Cleopatra Painting to $29.2 Million

  NEW YORK – A masterpiece by Victorian artist Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema set an incredible price at Sotheby’s New York on May 5 when two […]

  • May 10 2011
  • 10 May 2011

Works from Legendary Art Connoisseur Ernst Beyeler Estate to go on the Block

  LONDON – Works of Impressionist, modern and contemporary art from the estate of Ernst Beyeler—the late Swiss art connoisseur who was a noted art […]

  • May 10 2011
  • 10 May 2011

Premier New York Auction Houses to Host Competing Latin American Art Auctions

NEW YORK – Fans and collectors of Latin American art are looking forward to three days celebrating the diverse styles and cultural origins of the […]

  • May 4 2011
  • 4 May 2011

Ben Stiller, David Zwirner Gather ‘Artists For Haiti’ Charity Auction

NEW YORK – Actor, director, and philanthropist Ben Stiller has joined together with gallerist and art dealer David Zwirner to organize Artists for Haiti, a […]

  • May 4 2011
  • 4 May 2011

Huge 1880s-Era Bear Trap Snaps Down on a Big Price at SoldUSA Auction

MATTHEWS, N.C. – A vintage Oneida Newhouse No. 6 bear trap, made in the 1880s and weighing a whopping 43 pounds, with three wicked-looking teeth […]

  • May 4 2011
  • 4 May 2011

1890 Circa Rock Island Railroad Glass Sign Chugs to Record Price at Showtime Auctions

  ANN ARBOR, Mich. – A magnificent Rock Island Railroad reverse glass sign, made in 1890 by an employee of the firm who fashioned reverse […]

  • May 4 2011
  • 4 May 2011

Key Works by Picasso, Gauguin, Jawlensky Lead Impressionist & Modern Art Sale

NEW YORK – Pablo Picasso’s “Femmes lisant (Deux personnages)”—a striking portrayal of the artist’s beloved mistress during the 1930s—was the top lot in a sale […]

  • May 4 2011
  • 4 May 2011

Two Francis Bacon Masterpieces Driving Interest in Contemporary Art Auction

NEW YORK – Two works by one of the greatest British painters of the 20th Century, Francis Bacon, are expected to realize more than $45 […]

  • Apr 28 2011
  • 28 Apr 2011

Scads of Self-Taught Folk Art Highlight ‘Spring Masterpiece Sale’ in Georgia

BUFORD, Ga. – A weekend sale featuring more than 1,000 lots of folk art in a wide array of genres will be held April 30-May […]