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  • Mar 29 2011
  • 29 Mar 2011

Monet’s Celebrated ‘Les Peupliers’ to Anchor Impressionist, Modern Art Sale

NEW YORK – Claude Monet’s “Les Peupliers,” one of the most celebrated of the pioneering artist’s great series of works from his years in Giverny, will […]

  • Mar 28 2011
  • 28 Mar 2011

Fancy Vivid Purple-Pink, Blue & Yellow Diamonds to Color Spring Jewels Auction

NEW YORK – An exceptional line-up of top-quality fancy colored diamonds in decidedly Spring-like shades of pink, blue and yellow have been added to Christie’s […]

  • Mar 15 2011
  • 15 Mar 2011

Robert Crumb Sketchbook, Greeting Cards Zap Top-Lot Honors at Weiss Auction

OCEANSIDE, N.Y. – An archive of material pertaining to the famous counterculture cartoonist Robert Crumb—including a pair of original, hand-drawn personal greeting cards and a […]

  • Mar 13 2011
  • 13 Mar 2011

Exhibition of Modern Chinese Painter Shi Lu Highlights Christie’s Asian Art Week

NEW YORK – In conjunction with Asian Art Week (March 22-25), Christie’s will mount a rare presentation of one of 20th century China’s most distinctive […]

  • Mar 11 2011
  • 11 Mar 2011

Porcelain Richlube Motor Oil Sign Leads Petrolinana & Advertising Auction

PEOTONE, Ill. – An exceptionally clean Richlube Motor Oil double-sided porcelain sign (“100% Pure Pennsylvania”) soared to $7,425 at the Spring Petroliana & Advertising Auction […]

  • Mar 1 2011
  • 1 Mar 2011

English Inlaid Tilt Table, 18th-Century Tapestry, Poised For Success in Quinn’s Auction

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – While Washington, D.C., has long been a hive for international activity, the district’s suburb of Falls Church is where the fine […]

  • Feb 28 2011
  • 28 Feb 2011

Ivory & Rhino-Horn Trove from A&E’s ‘Storage Wars’ Makes Its Way to the Block

ORANGE, Calif. – The biggest Great Find to emerge from this season’s roster of antiques-related TV shows is an unpretentious dark horse that quickly overshadowed […]

  • Feb 17 2011
  • 17 Feb 2011

Rediscovered Warhol Self-Portrait Tops Christie’s Contemporary Art Auction

LONDON – An Andy Warhol self portrait, out of public view since entering a private collection in the mid-1970s, was the top lot in the […]

  • Feb 10 2011
  • 10 Feb 2011

Boris Israelevich Anisfeld ‘Horses of St. Mark’ Painting Approaches $100,000 at Auction

OCEANSIDE, N.Y. – An original oil on canvas painting by the renowned Russian artist Boris Israelevich Anisfeld sold for $93,225 at a three-day multi-estate sale […]

  • Feb 10 2011
  • 10 Feb 2011

Civil War Items to Lead Massive Two-Session Cataloged Antique Auction at Fontaine’s

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – A massive, two-session cataloged antique auction featuring more than 800 lots of period furniture, vintage clocks and lighting, firearms, militaria, antique and […]