10 Press Releases

Tag: bronze

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    Ancient Art from the James and Marilynn Alsdorf Collection

    Lifelike funerary portraits flourished in Roman-era Egypt between the first and third centuries CE. Painted with tempera on wood or linen, these realistic pictures accompanied the deceased in funerals. The portraits joined Egyptian funerary traditions with Greco-Roman art practices. The upcoming sale of ancient art from the James and Marilynn…

    A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT BUST OF THE YOUNG CARACALLA
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    3rd Thursday Discovery Auction

    The 3rd Thursday Discovery Auction, presented by Witherell's, will include almost 250 pieces of jewelry, decorative arts, and collectibles. Among the highlighted lots are seven 22-karat gold bangles and a ruby necklace. The latter item has a double chain and a clasp studded with rubies, emeralds, and enamel.  Several bronze…

    Two Art Glass Vessels
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    Chinese Art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Florence and Herbert Irving Gift

    In March 2015, renowned philanthropists Florence and Herbert Irving donated their vast collection of Asian works of art to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. In the years since, the museum has carefully sorted and chosen 300 lots from their prized Irving collection to sell, with the…

    A SILVERED BRONZE 'BEAST' INSCRIBED MIRROR EASTERN HAN DYNASTY, DATED TO THE THIRD YEAR OF ZHONGPING, CORRESPONDING TO 186 AD
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    Fine Art & Jewelry Auction

    Fine Art & Jewelry Auction is being offered by Helmuth Stone Gallery. This auction features a collection of Lowell Nesbitt paintings along with two Tom Wesselmann pieces purchased at Christie’s in the 1990s and bronzes by Richard McDonald. Also highlighted in the auction are oil paintings, jewelry, and more.  An…

    Autographed Eric Clapton Photo
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    Online Only Decorative Arts

    Pook & Pook Inc.’s auction Online Only Decorative Arts features a staggering 850 lots replete with American history.  Containing classic pieces of domestic life such as Victorian children squeak toys and redware molds, this unusual auction provides glimpses into historical American households.  There are creative pieces of folk art that…

    Online only Decorative Arts/AuctionDaily
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    Bodies of Infinite Light Featuring an Important Collection of Buddhist Figures Formerly in the Collection of the Chang Foundation

    Sotheby’s upcoming auction, Bodies of Infinite Light Featuring an Important Collection of Buddhist Figures Formerly in the Collection of the Chang Foundation contains pieces spanning the Northern and Southern dynasties to the Qing dynasty.   Of the 30 figures offered in the auction, 20 are from the Chang Foundation and were…

    A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF SHAKYAMUNI 17TH CENTURY/Auctiondaily
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    Contemporary, Custom, Couture, and Decorative Accessories

    Nadeau’s auction Contemporary, Custom, Couture and Decorative accessories. includes furniture, fine art, pottery, silverware, clothing and a variety of clocks and watches. Among items of the collection are several pieces of teak outdoor furniture, including an eight-piece set with round dining table and one leaf, six folding armchairs, and a…

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    Doyle at Home

    In the upcoming sale Doyle at Home, auction house Doyle offers fine art and décor from prominent estates and collections across the country. A favorite among designers, architects, and magazine editors, the auction series is an exceptional resource for fine living and offers an opportunity to recreate interiors viewed in…

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    The Michael J Kittredge Collection

    The Michael J Kittredge Collection auction offered by Rafael Osona Auctions features many furnishings from the Kittredge family estate “ACKlandia” on Nantucket Island.  After amassing a large fortune in the candle business, the Kittredges formed the Kittredge Foundation, supporting many Massachusetts hospitals and schools, and cultivated a large decorative arts…

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    Pavilion Online: Chinese Art

    Christie’s Pavilion Online: Chinese Art auction offers centuries of art in one location. Largely stemming from the collection of Quek Kiok Lee acquired during the 1960s through the 1980s, this auction is particularly good for the collector wishing to add Imperial Era pieces.  Highlights include a Tang Dynasty sancai-glazed camel,…

    PR-228 Pavilion Online Chinese Art by Christies