Archive for November, 2011

9th edition of NADA Miami Beach

. November 29, 2011 . 0 Comments

The New Art Dealers Alliance announces the 9th annual NADA Miami Beach on December 1st through December 4th at the Deauville Beach Resort (6701 Collins Ave) in its expansive Napoleon, Richelieu, and Le Jardin Ballrooms. NADA Miami Beach is recognized as the preeminent fair featuring the world’s most significant emerging art galleries from over 30 […]

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Bonhams Auction World Record Chinese Snuff Bottle for US$3,328,400

. November 29, 2011

Bonhams Hong Kong set a new outright world record for a Chinese snuff bottle on 28 November 2011, at the auction of the celebrated Mary and George Bloch Collection: Part IV at the Island Shangri-La Hotel, Hong Kong.
The tiny, yet exquisite, ‘famille…

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Items from the Maharajah of Patiala, Field Marshal Earl Roberts of Kandahar and Field Marshal Lord Haig for Auction at Bonhams

. November 27, 2011

Bonhams sale of Modern Sporting Guns on December 13 in Knightsbridge features a number of items with fascinating and historic Indian links – a cartridge-magazine, a shotgun case, a pair of Purdey shotguns and a Colt revolver, all with histories l…

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Stanley Gibbons Group Acquires Major J.S. Knox Victoria Cross

. November 26, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Stanley Gibbons Group plc has acquired of a group of four medals awarded to Major J.S. Knox for his actions in the Crimean War, which includes the first Victoria Cross to be issued to a member of the British Army. The Victoria Cross was instituted by Queen Victoria to cover all actions since the […]

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Bonhams Hong Kong to Auction Objects Relating to Guandong Province in Southern China

. November 25, 2011

Historically important objects relating to Guangdong province in Southern China will go to block at the Hong Kong 2011 Autumn Auction of Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, on November 28, 2011 at the Island Shangri-La Hotel.

Located in Guangdong…

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