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SH132 - 20C Art and Design | Artworks…Shapiro Gallery, 162 Queen St, Woollahra, SydneyTuesday 28 March 2017
 

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  • Modern Design Auction Sets the Pace in Sydney

    Modern Design Auction Sets the Pace in Sydney

    Nicholas Forrest - ArtInfo Published 15 April 2013, http://au.blouinartinfo.com/ Andrew Shapiro of Shapiro Auctioneers – Australia’s go-to guy for objects of design, modernist furniture, and art glass – has once again proved the importance of provenance and quality with… Read more

  • Modernist Masters' Stocks Soar

    Modernist Masters' Stocks Soar

    James Cockington, The Sydney Morning Herald, 3 April 2013 Photo: Schulim Krimper sideboard, courtesy of richardhughes@fairfaxmedia.com.au Twentieth-century design is a boom area in the auction scene, showing little sign of slowing after a decade of inflating prices. Some say it has taken off… Read more

  • The Estate of The Late Alida Haskins widow of Sam Haskins

    The Estate of The Late Alida Haskins widow of Sam Haskins

    The contents of the Southern Highland’s home of the late Alida Haskins and her late husband Sam Haskins, who was a world renown fashion photographer, will go under the auctioneer’s hammer on Sunday 24 February in Burradoo, NSW near Bowral. Over three hundred and fifty lots will be… Read more

  • GaGa for Art Glass at Shapiro Design Auction

    GaGa for Art Glass at Shapiro Design Auction

    Nicholas Forrest - ArtInfo Published: December 13, 2012 Beautiful art glass creations were among the most highly contested objects at the Shapiro Auctioneers 9th December 20/21c Art and Design sale. World renowned glass artist Kevin Gordon attracted plenty of interest with fantastic… Read more

  • Ah Xian Busts Go Boom at Shapiro RBS Collection Sale

    Ah Xian Busts Go Boom at Shapiro RBS Collection Sale

          Nicholas Forrest -  ArtInfo Published: December 3, 2012          Further evidence that young contemporary artists, who are still very much entwined in the primary market system, can be successfully sold at auction given… Read more

  • Odd Lots: Ah Xian Turns Heads

    Odd Lots: Ah Xian Turns Heads

    Brook Turner - Australian Financial Review Shapiro Auctioneers’ sale of the Royal Bank of Scotland (formerly ABN Amro) collection avoided the squalls affecting contemporary art recently. The 40 lots sold 90 per cent by volume and 130 per cent – or $541,364 – by value in… Read more

  • Amazing Ah Xian Busts Head Sale of RBS Art Collection in Sydney

    Amazing Ah Xian Busts Head Sale of RBS Art Collection in Sydney

    Written by Nicholas Forrest, blouinartinfo.com Thanks to an amazing catalogue of well-priced and highly desirable works of art, Shapiro Auctioneers should be quietly confident when they auction the ABN AMRO/Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) collection of art in Sydney on the 26th of November as part… Read more

  • Re-emergence of Emerging Art

    Re-emergence of Emerging Art

    Brook Turner Australian Financial Review, 15 November 2012                                        &nbs… Read more

  • Strength in Stones

    Strength in Stones

    The Fine Jewellery and Luxury Design Sale held on Wednesday 17 October achieved strong results throughout the evening at Shapiro Auctioneers. Consisting of two hundred and seventy six lots, the auction showcased an impressive selection of gold and gem set jewellery. Sale highlights include $39… Read more

  • Moving Statues

    Moving Statues

    K. Strickland The Australian Financial Review That different auction houses have different audiences was highlighted at Shapiro Auctioneers’ August 22 Australian and International Art auction, held at the Woollahra Hotel in Sydney’s east.Clement Meadmore’s 1988 sculpture Here… Read more