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Bronzes, Asian art triumph at Roland’s Aug. 7 auction
GLEN COVE, N.Y. – Outdoor bronze statues and a finely curated selection of Asian decorative items took the lead on August 7 at Roland Auctions NY online-only sale of the collection of Congressman Lester L. Wolff.
Roland NY presents Asian art collection of late Congressman, Aug. 7
GLEN COVE, N.Y. – Roland Auctions NY will present the Asian art collection of Congressman Lester L. Wolff in an online-only auction on August 7, with unique Asian art and outdoor bronzes taking the spotlight. The sale will commence at 10 am Eastern time. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.
In Memoriam: Sir John Richardson, Picasso biographer, 95
NEW YORK (AP) – Sir John Richardson, the eminent historian and critic whose multivolume series on Pablo Picasso drew upon his personal and aesthetic affinity for the Spanish painter and was widely praised as a work of art in its own right, has died. He was 95.
Asian decorative art to star at Turner Auctions + Appraisals Nov. 20
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – On Tuesday, Nov. 20, Turner Auctions + Appraisals is will offer a wide selection of Asian Decorative Works of Arts. The sale features over 210 lots from China, Japan, Thailand, Indonesia and other countries, mostly from the 19th and 20th centuries. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.