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Technology The top auction sales of 2019

18:34  19 november  2019
18:34  19 november  2019 Source:

Picasso painting sells for more than $9M at Heffel auction

  Picasso painting sells for more than $9M at Heffel auction A Pablo Picasso painting sold for $9,183,250 at a Heffel auction in Toronto on Wednesday, the second highest price ever for a work of art at a Canadian auction. The Emily Carr painting Street, Alert Bay also reached the sales stratosphere, selling for $2,401,250. Overall the auction garnered $22,379,375, including buyer’s premiums. Femme au Chapeau is part of Picasso’s Weeping Woman series, cubist paintings that carry on the theme of loss and tragedy Picasso explored in his landmark Spanish Civil War painting, Guernica.

Auctions are unpredictable, and while some lots are expected to go for super-high prices, others are surprise record-breakers. Read on to find out about some of the most expensive items sold at auction in 2019 so far, including the gigantic sums people are willing to pay for a Jeff Koons sculpture

2019 Monterey Car Auctions : The top 120 sales (and non sales ), car by car. Just why sales fell so dramatically is still just speculation, though David Undercoffler at Forbes puts a plausible argument that changes to Section 1031 of the US tax code could be a major factor in the equation.

a motorcycle parked on the side of a road: 1958 BSA A65 With Steib Sidecar © 1958 BSA A65 With Steib Sidecar

A little something for everyone.

January is usually a pretty quiet time of the year. With the madness of the holidays behind us, it’s easy to pass the next couple of months in a sort of indoor haze of maintenance, projects, and wishing you were outside. January 2020 might be a bit different, though, because a fairly impressive motorcycle collection is going up for auction at Mecum Las Vegas, from January 21 through 26.

Items linked to crime duo Bonnie & Clyde sold for $186K

  Items linked to crime duo Bonnie & Clyde sold for $186K DALLAS (AP) — Several personal items related to 1930s Texas outlaw Clyde Barrow have sold at a Boston auction for nearly $186,000.  In this May 9, 2019, photo provided by RR Auction, a watch belonging to Clyde Barrow is shown. A book of poetry handwritten by Bonnie Parker and a watch belonging to Clyde Barrow are among items from the outlaw Texas couple being offered at auction. (AP Photo/RR Auction, Nikki Brickett) RR Auction officials say the Bulova watch that Barrow wore when he and Bonnie Parker were killed in 1934 sold on Saturday for $112,500. Parker and Barrow were fatally shot by officers in Louisiana.

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The cool thing about the Art Bulmann collection that's for sale here is that it isn’t dedicated to just one or two makes. In fact, it isn’t even dedicated to the makes of one specific geographic region or another. While you can find plenty of Harley, Indian, and Cushman history here, there’s probably something for almost everyone to ooh and ahh over in this collection.

Stuff like an 1896 Optimat Motor Bicycle with a Smith Motor Wheel is simply something you don’t see every day—or even every year. Other rarities include a 1963 Scott Flying Squirrel, a 1956 Simplex 150 Automatic that apparently even comes with an old sales flier, a 1955 Nimbus Four, a 1954 Poirier XWS 2-seat scooter—and my personal favorite of the bunch—a 1962 Pannonia with a sidecar. I’ve seen a Pannonia with a sidecar exactly once in person, and it still ranks among the most beautiful bikes I’ve ever seen.

Picasso portrait snags Canadian record-setting $9.1M at Toronto auction

  Picasso portrait snags Canadian record-setting $9.1M at Toronto auction TORONTO — A Pablo Picasso portrait has sold for $9.1 million, making it the most valuable work by a non-Canadian artist to sell at auction in the country. The 1941 painting sold Wednesday at the Heffel Fine Art Auction House depicts photographer Dora Maar, who during her relationship with Picasso served as the principal subject of his "Weeping Woman" series. The pre-auction estimate for "Femme au chapeau" was $8 million to $10 million. The Canadian highlight of the auction was the Emily Carr painting "Street, Alert Bay," which fetched $2.4 million.

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There are Vincents and BSAs, Ariels and Nortons, and a fistful of BMWs. There are a couple of Ducatis and Moto Guzzis, as well. There’s also a 1985 Honda VF1000R, as well as a 1982 CBX Super Sport. Additionally, there are also a few project bikes that you can purchase and finish. All told, there are nearly 150 bikes on offer here, with no reserve.

This is definitely the kind of collection where anyone interested in motorcycle history owes it to themselves to at least take a look. If you’re the kind of person who instantly feels a little better after seeing something really cool, even if it’s just for a moment, you’ll want to check this out.

On the one hand, there’s always something a little heartbreaking about seeing an entire collection broken up like this. On the other, it’s also heartwarming to see the lifelong love someone must have had to hang on to and care for all this amazing history, for all these years.

If you’re interested in vintage motorcycle shopping for yourself or someone else in January, there’s an awful lot you need to see, for sure.

Source: Mecum

Early Mozart manuscript to go on sale in Paris .
An original score of two minuets composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart when he was just 16 are to be put up for auction in Paris later this month, Sotheby's said on Thursday.The asking price for the handwritten score dating from 1772 has been set at 150,000-200,000 euros ($166,000-220,000), the auction house said.

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