38 Press Releases

Tag: Morton Subastas

  • Auction Preview

    Special Auction of French Furniture

    French furniture is a language unto itself, using both the metropolitan associations of Paris and the flourish of European royalty. In the upcoming Special Auction of French Furniture, offered by Morton Subastas, a selection of hand-carved pieces will cross the auction block. Though the majority of the furniture items were…

    Espejo. Francia. Siglo XX. En talla de madera de roble. Con luna rectangular biselada
  • Auction Preview

    Photography and Multiple Prints Auction

    The Photography and Multiple Prints Auction, offered by Morton Subastas, is anchored by pieces from Mexican artists Rufino Tamayo and David Alfaro Siqueiros. Both Tamayo and Siqueiros are best known for their murals. Their available work reflects many aspects of their shared Mexican heritage and political views. Drawings and paintings…

    VICENTE ROJO, Untitled, from the series Escenarios, Signed and dated 91, Serigraph
  • Auction Preview

    Special Auction of French Furniture

    Morton Subastas will present the upcoming Special Auction of French Furniture event in March. Many of the available lots were designed and created in France. Highlighted is a 20th-century French buffet. This Enrique II-style buffet features walnut carvings with three drawers and six swing doors. The six doors and the…

    Pair of armchairs France. Twentieth century. In oak wood carving. With closed backrests and padded seats in mint upholstery
  • Auction Preview

    Morton Weekly

    Morton Subastas will offer the upcoming Morton Weekly auction, set to feature a selection of paintings, drawings, sculptures, and more. Serio Hernández’s Turquoise Eye sculpture is particularly highlighted. This bronze piece resembles a standing figure holding an eye. Hernández got his start in the 1960s working for the Los Angeles-based…

    Victoria Vicky Montesinos. Lady with a hat. Lithography with metallic sheet and oil on paper
  • Auction Preview

    Auction of Wines of Collection, Daily Use, and Distillates

    In 1824, The Macallan distillery became one of the first licensed whiskey distilleries in Scotland. To this day, the company continues to operate in the same location, a plateau near the river Spey. Available in the upcoming Auction of Wines of Collection, Daily Use, and Distillates, offered by Morton Subastas,…

    Vega Sicilia Unique. Special reserve 2004. Ribera del Duero. Levels in the neck. Pieces- 3
  • Auction Preview

    Antiques Auction

    The upcoming Antiques Auction, offered by Morton Subastas, will include sacred art, landscape art, and European furniture. One notable lot is a portrait of an Italian knight from the 17th century that has been attributed to Tiberio Titi. Titi was the son of Santi di Tito, a Mannerist Italian painter.…

    David Lleva El Arca De La Alianza A Jerusalén. México, Principios Del Siglo Xviii. Óleo Sobre Tela Con Aplicaciones Doradas.
  • Auction Preview

    Auction of Books and Documents Pertaining to the Wars of Intervention in Mexico

    The upcoming Auction of Books and Documents Pertaining to the Wars of Intervention in Mexico will be offered by Morton Subastas. One example of the books on offer is The War Between the United States and Mexico: Illustrated, Embracing Pictorial Drawings of All the Principal Conflicts, by Carl Nebel. Though…

    Raousset-Boulbon, Gaston Raoulx - Lachapelle, Alfred de. L'Expédition de la Sonore. Paris, 1859. Sheet and folded map
  • Auction Preview

    Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture Auction

    José Gerardo Murillo Cornado, better known by his pseudonym, Dr. Atl, was a key figure in Mexican social justice issues during the mid-20th century. Educated in philosophy and criminal law, he was known at the university where he worked as ‘the agitator.’ Through all of his political activities, Dr. Atl…

    GUILLERMO MEZA, The mine, Signed, monogrammed and dated 1963 front and back, Oil on canvas
  • Auction Preview

    Jewelry & Watches Auction

    The Swiss manufacturer of luxury watches, Audemars Piguet, is best known for creating the world's first minute-repeating movement for wristwatches in 1892. One of their notable collections introduced in 1995 was the Millenary. An off-centered dial and balance wheel are some of the chief characteristics of this collection. The upcoming Jewelry & Watches Auction…

    BRACELET. 18K YELLOW, WHITE AND PINK GOLD
  • Auction Preview

    Book Auction of Explorers, Travelers, Maps, Views, Science and Religion

    The upcoming auction offered by Morton Subastas will present a selection of books, maps, and paintings from various explorers and travelers. The available items represent the work of many acclaimed writers, thinkers, cartographers, and artists, including Charles Darwin, Conrad Wise Chapman, José Antonio Decaen, and others. "The mystery of the…

    Books & Manuscripts
  • Auction Preview

    Dondé Foundation - Timepieces and Jewelry

    The Rafael Dondé Foundation supports the education of underprivileged children in Mexico. The upcoming Timepieces and Jewelry auction, offered by , will help fund the foundation and its initiatives. Featured in this auction is a diamond necklace made of 90 brilliant-cut diamonds; together they weigh approximately 56 carats. The diamonds…

    Dondé Foundation – Timepieces and Jewelry
  • Auction Preview

    Rare Books and Documents Dating to the Time of Porfirio Díaz and the Mexican Revolution

     will offer the upcoming Rare Books and Documents auction in late November. It will include the book and document collections of Denegre Vaught and Pérez de Salazar. Among the historical papers, a single-page pronouncement on the freedom to trade salted meat and tallow will be featured. It was signed by…

    Rare Books and Documents Dating to the Time of Porfirio Díaz and the Mexican Revolution
  • Auction Preview

    Jewelry and Watches auction

    Serpenti wristwatches from Bvlgari double as both jewelry and timepieces. Shaped like a coiled serpent, the brand draws its inspiration from ancient Greek and Roman mythology. An 18 karat rose gold Bvlgari watch in this style will be featured in the upcoming Jewelry and Watches auction presented by Morton Subastas.…

    ROLEX OYSTER PERPETUAL DATE SUBMARINER ANIVERSARY EDITION. STEEL. REF. 16610T. CA. 2003
  • Auction Preview

    Latin American Art Auction

    In the upcoming Latin American Art Auction presented by Morton Subastas, many Latin American artworks will take the spotlight. This sale will celebrate the region’s art and culture over several decades through a variety of sculptures and paintings. Leonora Carrington’s  Le livre de chevet (The bedside book) is an oil…

    CAROL MILLER, Cipactonal y Oxomoco, from the "Los dioses de bronce" series, 1983
  • Auction Preview

    Books and Documents Antique and Contemporary, Photography, Lithography and Engravings

    The Books and Documents Antique and Contemporary, Photography, Lithography and Engravings auction, offered by Morton Subastas, consists first and foremost of rare and historic books. Most, though not all, of the books offered are Spanish language texts. Among the most valuable books for sale is an illustrated history of the…

    Calendar Collection Galván México, 1845 - 1992. Several without pastes. Pieces: 90.
  • Auction Preview

    Jewelry and Watches Auction from Nacional Monte de Piedad

    For over eight decades, Harry Winston set the standard in fine jewelry and luxury watchmaking. From generations of young people to Hollywood legends and royals, the brand has maintained its popularity. A Harry Winston wristwatch is among the highlights of the upcoming Jewelry and Watches Auction presented by Morton Subastas.…

    JAEGER-LECOULTRE MASTER CONTROL 1000 HOURS REF. 140.2.93.S. wristwatch.
  • Auction Preview

    Photography, Prints and Multiples Auction

    Artists throughout history have experimented with numerous styles and mediums; going all the way from pallet knife painting to photography. Presenting such wide variations of mediums, the auction by Morton Subastas offers prints, photography, fine art and collectibles. The collection of more than 264 works of art includes a painting…

    LOLA ÁLVAREZ BRAVO, Untitled.
  • Auction Preview

    Auction of Books and Documents of History of Mexico

    The Auction of Books and Documents of History of Mexico by Morton Subastas is a collection of historical texts from the pre-Hispanic time to the First Republic. There are several that are gorgeously designed and illustrated, including a facsimile edition of Codex Laud, Paintings of Death and Destinations. The Borgia…

    Auction-of-Books-and-Documents-of-History-of-Mexico
  • Auction Preview

    Auction of Photography, Art, Literature and Automovilism

    The Auction of Photography, Art, Literature and Automovilism, offered by Morton Subastas, is a book sale from the library of Don Lorenzo Zambrano. Among the most valuable lots in this collection is a complete set of Marcel Proust’s In Search of Lost Time—also known as Remembrance of Things Past. This…

    Hemingway, Ernest. A Farewell to Arms. New York, 1929. Firmado por Ernest Hemingway. Edición de 510 ejemplares. Prov.: Christie's 1996./Auctiondaily
  • Auction Preview

    The Great Perez de Salazar Collection | Antiques Auction.

    Born to an influential Mexican family, Francisco Pérez de Salazar aspired to create one of the country’s finest and most extensive art collections. Over the course of his life, he succeeded. He built The Great Perez de Salazar Collection, which will soon cross Morton Subastas’ auction block. Exceptional paintings, sculptures,…

    The Great Perez de Salazar Collection | Antiques Auction.