03 octobre 2009

Renowned Collections Lead Silver and Objects of Vertu Sale at Christie's

A Regency silver-gilt centerpiece by Paul Storr, London 1814. Estimate: $400,000-600,000. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2009. NEW YORK, NY.- Christie’s Important Silver and Objects of Vertu sale on October 22 in New York will present collectors with an exciting selection by renowned artists such as Paul Storr, Philip Rundell, Paul de Lamerie, among others from well-known collections such as the Inventory of Marks Antiques in London and Property from the Collection of Patricia M. Kluge. The sale also offers a wide array of dining... [Lire la suite]
25 février 2009

Yves Saint Laurent and Pierre Bergé’s silver collection set a new world auction

Yves Saint Laurent and Pierre Bergé’s silver collection set a new world auction record for any silver sale, and 100% of the works sold to an audience of over 1,000 people. The sale totalled €19,882,375. A truly international group of collectors responded positively to these museum-quality pieces and numerous world records were established. There was fierce bidding in particular for the collection of Hanover cups, which alone totalled €6,134,000, said Anthony Phillips, International Director, and Marine de Cenival, Director of the... [Lire la suite]
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