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The annual LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair, which opened on Friday September 13th and runs until Wednesday 18 September, has announced the winners of its Legends feature. Situated in a specially erected marquee in London’s Berkeley Square, the Fair features more than 100 exhibitors presenting works from across the art, antiques, design and decorative arts spectrum including jewellery, furniture, carpets, tapestries, antiquities, clocks, ceramics, silver and fine art. Authenticity is assured thanks to a 70-member...

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Terry O’Neill CBE and Bran Symondson, ground-breaking photographers from different eras, collaborate on a provocative new collection titled Hollywood Re-loaded, to be unveiled at Annabel’s, London, on 30th September 2019. Hollywood Re-loaded is described as “a bold and brash reinvention of Terry O’Neill’s portraits of Hollywood icons posing with guns”. Portraits of stars like Michael Caine, Bridget Bardot and Roger Moore, each with a firearm in hand, are pockmarked by bullets fired by ex-Special Forces...

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Julien’s is to host an auction at the Museum of Style Icons in Los Angeles that will showcase the treasures of one of Hollywood’s best loved actresses: Elizabeth Taylor. One of the last classic Hollywood icons, Elizabeth Taylor defined the modern celebrity and her life still continues to be widely fascinating to people today. Some of the magnificent jewellery and outfits have never been seen before at auction. The auction will run from 10th September to the...

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On September 12th car lovers will rejoice when they get the chance to bid on a collection of classic models at the Thoroughbred and Vintage auction held at Fontwell House by Coys.  We have selected some of our favourite classic and rare models that will be going up for auction in a few days’ time. See Also: BMW Powers Into Luxury Market With Quartet of High-Performance Sports Cars  The 1972 Rolls-Royce Corniche This 1972 Rolls-Royce...

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The Victoria and Albert museum in London is going to be exhibiting highlights from regular Vogue photographer Tim Walker, running from the 21stof this month to March 2020. The exhibition, entitled ‘Wonderful Things’, will showcase some of the photographers most immersive and creative works. Paying Tribute However, the V&A plans not to just showcase these works, but to pay tribute to his imagination and creative process. The exhibition will include examples from collaborators and what...

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Once again Hong Kong’s most distinguished fine art fair welcomes elite international dealers and leading galleries to marvel at the treasures on display. Running from 4th to the 7th October, Fine Art Asia will exhibit extraordinary pieces at fairs across Asia and Western countries. These range from art and antiques, jewellery and timepieces to contemporary art, all spanning over five thousand years. Here, we show Arts & Collections’ favourite and most noteworthy pieces being displayed...

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There’s a particular exhilaration that comes from being the winning bidder – the new owner of something valuable and unique. It may well linger until you next see your artwork installed in your home, your office, a gallery or a museum. Between this moment and that, it will need to move. Besides the physical challenges involved in transporting it from A to B, there’s a maze of admin tasks to manoeuvre through too: insurance, taxes, custom...

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Are young artists finding it easier to promote their work through online platforms such as Instagram, rather than working with the established gallery system? That certainly seems to be the case for David ‘Aiu’ Servan-Schreiber, who has used Instagram to grow his following, meet collectors and close more sales. Born in France in 1989 and now based in London, David has exhibited at Pomellato jewellery stores around the world, at Sotheby’s Summer exhibition and the...

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The Ingres Museum in the South of France is reopening after three years of major expansion and a complete renovation. The only museum in the world dedicated to Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, the French neoclassical painter of the 19th century, is a flagship of the French culture houses, and an exceptional collection of Ingres’ paintings and drawings, the largest after the Louvre Museum. More than 4,500 drawings by Ingres, 44 paintings, personal items such as his violin...

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Lovers of Sir Rod Stewart and stuffed foxes rejoice. The internationally famous singer has had a clear-out of his Essex pile, and is offering fans the chance to buy a items in his own particularly tasteful style, ranging from a stuffed fox to a Georgian table. The 20 items for sale include the stuffed and mounted fox, estimate at £200-£300, a George III carved and gilt wood settee with a price tag of £1,500-£2000, and...

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