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Frank Lloyd Wright, Roy Lichtenstein works among highlights in upcoming auctions

auctions | October 27, 2017
Custom works by Frank Lloyd Wright, Nordic designer Niels O. Moller and Hungarian artist Joseph Csaky prove this month’s auction lots are craving limited editions. Here are the upcoming auctions worth your bid. 'Unique Tête,' by artist Joseph Csaky; courtesy Sotheby's Curated Desig... By Melissa Studach

Modern craftsmanship resurfaces in upcoming auctions

auctions | September 22, 2017
Contemporary, craftsman-quality designs by the likes of Finn Juhl, Jean Prouvé, George Nakashima and more are resurfacing in the upcoming auction scene. Browse the catalogs of these decorative art auctions before time’s up. Finn Juhl’s one-of-a-kind Dream Table will be up for auction at B... By Melissa Studach

Global finds fill the season's auction lots

auctions | August 25, 2017
Even the auction houses seem to be enjoying summer travel abroad. The upcoming season is introducing collections from around the globe, featuring works by Chinese master Pu Ru, French Sèvres vases and more. The best part? You can bid on these worldly items from home. Ink on paper by Chine... By Melissa Studach

Midcentury modern works drive upcoming auctions

auctions | July 28, 2017
Curvilinear shapes, manmade materials and minimal ornamentation: This auction season fancies the midcentury modern collector. Works by Eero Saarinen, Harry Bertoia, Frank Gehry and more are filling auction house lots. Here are the upcoming exhibitions worth your bid. Erik Chambert chaise lo... By Melissa Studach

Summer furniture auctions worth a bid

auctions | June 23, 2017
From Louis XVI fauteuils to American contemporary tailored works, the home goods auction scene this season spans eras and styles. Bidders, be ready for these five auctions to watch. Pieces from designer Paul McCobb’s (1917–1969) Planner Group and Pavilion Collection; courtesy Wright's ... By Melissa Studach

Vintage IKEA furniture selling for tens of thousands

auctions | May 31, 2017
Certain pieces from the world’s largest furniture retailer, IKEA, don't necessarily have to call to mind one's first apartment. Auction search engine Barnebys revealed that select vintage IKEA pieces are now fetching up to $65,000 on the auction block.  Vilbert Chairs by Verner Panton  ... By Taylor Barker

Carlos Scarpa auction at Christie’s draws impressive results

auctions | May 22, 2017
The Christie’s New York auction “Carlo Scarpa: Visions in Glass 1926–1962” brought in $2,427,750, with 80 percent sold by lot and 92 percent sold by value. The May 4 event followed a lecture, “The Architecture of Carlo Scarpa: Recomposing Place, Intertwining Time, Transforming Reality,” presente...

$400 Chinese vase reels in over $810,000 on iGavel

auctions | May 11, 2017
In an April 20 sale themed “Asian, Ancient, and Ethnographic Works of Art,” a Chinese cloisonné bottle vase offered by the Falls Church, Virginia–based Quinn’s Auction Galleries sold for a surprising $812,500. The piece was projected to sell for $400 to $600, and, consigned by a Washington, D.C....

Josh Flagg of ‘Million Dollar Listing’ sells art on Viyet

auctions | May 2, 2017
Million Dollar Listing’s Josh Flagg is selling art on Viyet, with prices ranging from $50,000 to $250,000. Among the pieces going on sale are Andy Warhol, “Marilyn,” 1967, and “Liz #6 (Early Colored Liz),” 1963; Ed Ruscha “Presto”; Slim Aarons, “Poolside Gossip,” 1970; David Hockney, “Big Celia ...
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