Archive for October, 2011

Russian Antique Market at the Central House of Artists

. October 29, 2011 . 0 Comments

Central House of Artists hosts XXXI Russian Antique Salon the main autumn event on Russian antique market. open through October 30, 2011, 8600 meters accommodate 250 participants. This wide representation demonstrates the stability of the old art market, the investment attractiveness of which increases substantially during the crisis and post-crisis stagnation. While most other industries […]

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Sotheby’s to Auction Collection of 18th Century Books in Paris

. October 27, 2011

Sotheby’s will offer for auction on November 9, a prestigious and refined collection of 18th century books that is remarkable in terms of content, the quality of its illustrations, and the elegant morocco bindings which constitute a veritable ‘leit…

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George II Doll for Auction at Bonhams

. October 26, 2011

A very rare and important George II English wooden doll, which has belonged to the same family for over two centuries, is to be sold by Bonhams, as part of its Fine Toys, Dolls and Lead Soldiers Sale on 15 November 2011. Named Marianna after its first …

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Christie’s to Auction Chinese Works of Art from an Important European Collection in Hong Kong

. October 26, 2011

Christie’s presents an important single-owner collection of exceptional Chinese works of art from a renowned European connoisseur, to be offered on 30 November in Hong Kong This outstanding collection of fifteen rare works in jade, ivory and rhinocer…

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Bonhams to Auction Imperial Albums Belonging to the Grand Duchess of Russia Nov 30

. October 25, 2011

Two lavishly illustrated inventories of jewellery belonging to Ksenia Aleksandrovna, the Grand Duchess of Russia, are highlights of the Russian Sale, taking place on the 30th November 2011 at Bonhams, New Bond Street.
As the daughter of Tsar Aleksander…

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