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Gerhard Richter’s Photo-painting of Lake Lucerne Lead Christie’s Auction

In February 2015, Christie’s will host the Post-War and Contemporary Evening Auction, which is led by Gerhard Richter’s Vierwaldstätter See (Lake Lucerne), 1969, a sublime photo-painting of the famous Swiss Lake, held in the same private collection since 1973 (estimate on request). The painting is the largest of a distinct series of four views of […]

Constable Painting Bought for $5,212 Now Sold for $5.2 Million

John Constable’s painting of an 19th-century English landscape was sold for $5.2 million at a Sotheby’s auction in New York. This “Salisbury Cathedral from the Meadows” painting was purchased for just $5,212 in 2013, meaning the seller has turned close to a 100,000 percent profit in two years. That price was well above Christie’s auction […]

William Wendt’s Painting Lead Bonhams Los Angeles Auction

William Wendt’s iconic oil painting lead Bonhams auction of California & Western Paintings & Sculpture, scheduled for 28 April, in Los Angeles. Wendt’s ‘The Old Coast Road’ (c. 1916), is estimated to bring $400,000 – 600,000. The painting graces the cover of the best-known book on California Impressionism, Plein Air Painters of California: The Southland […]

Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Evening Auction Set to be Strongest Ever

Sotheby’s London Evening Sale of Contemporary Art on 10th February features landmark works by the masters of post – war art, including one of Gerhard Richter’s greatest abstract paintings, estimated at £14 – 20 million ($21,1 – 30,1 million), Francis Bacon’s seminal self – portrait from 1977, estimated at £13 – 18 million ($19,6 – […]

1966 Ferrari 275 GTB Competizione Sold For $9.4 Million

Ferrari 275 GTB Competizione from 1966, last weekend, was sold at Bonhams auction in Scottsdale, Arizona, for 9.405 Million US Dollars. That was also a new record sum paid for this model at auctions so far, and it should be noted that this sample is 11th of 12th made and in 1967, this car won […]

Cape Coral Dream Home to be Auctioned to Highest Bidder

One of Cape Coral’s premier waterfront properties will be heading to Absolute Auction on February 10, 2015 with Grand Estates Auction Company. With unrestricted deep-water access to the Gulf of Mexico’s world-class fishing and sailing, just nine minutes away from its dock, this Cape Coral estate is a true boater’s paradise. The gorgeous Mediterranean villa […]

The First Copy Of The Mustang Shelby GT350R Sold For $1Million

Presented at the beginning of last week at the Detroit Auto Show, Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R has attracted a lot of attention of fans of the Mustang, and that was confirmed last weekend at the Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction in Scottsdale, Arizona. Ford was there in fact sold the first copy of the Mustang Shelby […]