Sotheby's Indian Sale Realizes GBP2.8 Million
Date: 26 May 2007 | Views: 5027
LONDON, ENGLAND - The Indian Sale at Sotheby's London, which brought a total of £2,862,600 ($5,688,559). Red Balloon by Bikash Bhattacharjee and Village Enchante by Sakti Burman, were both aggressively sought after by collectors and achieved records for the artists at auction... More...
Best Total for a Modern & Contemporary Art Auction in Italy
Date: 26 May 2007 | Views: 3897
MILAN, ITALY - In a packed saleroom and with 40 telephones connected with Italian and foreign collectors 4 times applauses interrupted the auction: for Sironi, Scarpitta, Manzoni and at the end of the last session to underline a very successful event. More...
Meet the million-dollar man
Date: 26 May 2007 | Views: 6020
As the bidding for Emily Kame Kngwarreye's Earth's Creation accelerated towards the million-dollar mark at Wednesday night's auction of indigenous art, Tim Jennings felt his heart begin to race... More...
Small UK Museum Wins Arts' Richest Prize
Date: 26 May 2007 | Views: 3388
The biggest prize in the arts, the £100,000 Gulbenkian museum prize, was awarded last night to Pallant House in Chichester, described as "a jewel of a gallery". More...