Uk art auctions

Dazzling exhibition of art from the Islamic world and India at Sotheby’s auction in London

Two pairs of emerald and diamond glasses and a Qur’an written in gold are among the extraordinary high-value pieces that will go under the hammer next week in London. Sotheby’s Islamic World and Indian Arts Auction features historical artifacts, paintings and manuscripts spanning 10 centuries. The international auction house said …

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Daddy G from Massive Attack is donating 2 limited edition Banksy prints to a charity auction to benefit Temwa and the Aid Box community.

Vanguard will host an auction of works by some of the biggest names in contemporary art to benefit the Temwa and Aid Box Community (ABC) charities. The charity auction will take place on Friday 29 October at Lost Horizon, Bristol, operated by East Bristol Auctions with online auctions available at …

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As the health crisis recedes, FIAC keeps one foot in the virtual world while promoting the Parisian marketplace, the fourth most dynamic in the world in the latest Artprice report

Posted: October 20, 2021 at 10:26 a.m. CDT|Update: 1 hour ago PARIS, 20 October 2021 / PRNewswire / – This year, FIAC (that of Paris International Contemporary Art Fair) takes place at the Grand-Palais Ephémère, opposite the Champs-de-Mars park from the Eiffel Tower, and until Sunday, October 24, welcomes 170 …

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LS Lowry’s auction to be sold at Sotheby’s | LS Lowry

In a clear case of life imitating art, a painting by LS Lowry of a crowded auction house with the hammer about to fall at a sale is due to be sold at Sotheby’s next month. It is estimated at £ 1.8million. The auction, a large-scale work completed in 1958, …

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Moor Otters raises nearly £ 70,000 for Dartmoor conservation

Dartmoor National Park’s Moor Otters auction raised almost £ 70,000 for the authority’s conservation projects. The otters and cubs sculptures, all decorated by artists and designers in a variety of colors and themes, captured the imaginations of thousands as they were unleashed across the national park and beyond this summer …

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7 young interior dealers to know on Instagram

USP: By focusing on a particular focal point of the home, the fireplace or shelf, for example, Mantel’s visuals not only provide inspiration for conservation, but also context for the pieces she sells. AESTHETIC: A calming palette of metals, hand-carved woods and heavy wrought iron anchors. Mantel’s offer. Candle, mantle, …

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Sale of Exclusive-Evergrande head office in Hong Kong for $ 1.7 billion fails as buyer pulls out – sources

By Julie Zhu, Kane Wu and Clare Jim HONG KONG (Reuters) – Chinese state-owned company Yuexiu Property withdrew from a proposed $ 1.7 billion deal to buy China Evergrande Group’s headquarters in Hong Kong amid concerns over the developer’s dire financial situation, two sources said. The failure of talks to …

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New Venues – the latest news from auction houses in the UK and overseas

From left to right: Neil Grenyer, Brian Goodison-Blanks and Cristian Beadman in Bearnes, Hampton & Littlewood. Laura Chester Oct 13, 2021 Bearnes, Hampton and Littlewood Bearnes, Hampton & Littlewood have appointed Cristian Beadman as Director and Co-Head of Furniture. After spending a decade at Christie’s, 15 years at Dreweatts and …

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Inside the Frozen Temporal Terrace in the 1870s – now you can buy it for £ 20,000

When artist Tim Chitty took over a former worker’s cottage in Stoke-on-Trent, he wanted to preserve its original features. The property in Normacot Road, Longton, was like stepping back in time to the end of the 19th century, with a scullery, coal mine, outhouse and living room. Over the years, …

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Saturday, October 9, 2021 – La Minute Monocle

A few years ago, I developed an unusual – and fortunately fleeting – habit: I began to look forward to my Sunday night TV appointment with the BBC Antiques roadshow. The show could wrap itself in more layers of cuteness than a Victorian lady in a ruffled petticoat (think plummy …

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