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Tag: David Bowie

  • Artists, Auction Result

    David Bowie’s Legacy as an Artist and Collector

    In the summer of 2020, a bargain hunter visited a Canadian landfill north of Toronto. The facility happened to run a donation center of salvaged items. Workers cleaned up interesting pieces and presented them in the informal ‘Machar Mall’ for visitors to buy with a small donation. This particular shopper…

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  • Auction Industry

    David Bowie's suit takes the spotlight at auction

    An Issey Miyake two piece suit. HELE.- A suit once owned by celebrated singer David Bowie is one of the more star-studded items on offer in a sale of Fine Art, Antiques and Collectables at Auction Antiques on 25th March 2021. The suit is being sold by Jayce Lewis, a musician and lifelong…

    David Bowies suit takes the spotlight at auction
  • Auction Industry

    Gifts of enduring value: Whyte's announces Christmas online auction

    Graham Knuttel (b.1954), Red Cat. Oil on canvas. Size: 9.45 x 14in. (24 x 35.56cm). Framed Size: 13.25 x 17.25in. (33.66 x 43.82cm). Estimate: €1,000 - €1,500. DUBLIN.- Looking for inspiration this Christmas? Why not decorate that home office? Whyte’s online only auction on 11-16 December will offer shoppers a chance to acquire…

    Gifts of enduring value Whytes announces Christmas online auction
  • Auction Industry

    Kurt Cobain's "MTV Unplugged" guitar to headline Julien's Auctions Music Icons June 19-20

    Kurt Cobain played this 1959 Martin D-18E in what would become Nirvana’s most legendary performance. LOS ANGELES, CA.- Julien’s Auctions has announced that the guitar played by Kurt Cobain during Nirvana’s acclaimed MTV Unplugged in New York performance will be sold at their Music Icons event taking place on Friday, June…

    Kurt Cobain's MTV Unplugged guitar to headline Julien's Auctions Music Icons June 19-20
  • Auction Preview

    Prints & Multiples

    American painter and printmaker Jasper Johns is known for his Abstract Expressionism and Pop Art. Leo Castelli, an art dealer, describes the moment he discovered Jasper Johns’ art as “... an incredible sight... Something one could not imagine, new and out of the blue.” This visit by Castelli helped Johns…

  • Auction Industry

    Terry O'Neill: A Legend Remembered

    Terry O'Neill was a young unknown photographer when he was commissioned to shot a few portraits of a new band at Abbey Road Studios before the release of their first hit single Please, Please Me in 1963. The portrait ran in a sold-out paper the day after and the rest is history:…

  • Auction Preview

    Icons and Idols: Rock ‘N’ Roll

    The Icons & Idols: Rock ‘N’Roll auction offered by Julien’s Auctions is a two-day event featuring over 700 pieces of rare rock ‘n’ roll memorabilia. The names associated with the items in this sale are some of the world’s most well-known and influential artists, including Tupac Shakur, Prince, Grateful Dead,…