Spring is in bloom in #StanleySpencer’s ‘Wisteria at Englefield’ – his third of five paintings of Englefield House, known for its stunning gardens. The finely detailed foliage highlights Spencer’s skill & analytical eye, as well as his love of Cookham https://bit.ly/39ule0V
Know anyone making ends meet as a free-lancer? Even legends like #MarilynMonroe have done freelance work.
Just a few mins left to bid-Marilyn Monroe Signed Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp. Screen Actors Guild Minimum Contract for Free Lance Players (1950)
Concert and festival posters from the last generation are enormously popular, but paper featuring the likes of #JimiHendrix, #JanisJoplin AND #TheWho is a must-have for any serious collector. https://entertainment.ha.com/itm/entertainment-and-music/jimi-hendrix-janis-joplin-the-who-1967-large-monterey-pop-festival-poster-aor-35-/a/7217-89187.s?type=social-twitter-entertainment-jimihendrixposter-rw-7217-040420 || #ConcertPoster #FestivalPoster
No, none of us can sing like the late, great #WhitneyHouston. But imagine having something uniquely hers, something that no other person can claim to have from this incredibly gifted star – the winning bidder on her wedding dress can say exactly that. https://entertainment.ha.com/itm/entertainment-and-music/whitney-houston-s-one-of-a-kind-marc-bouwer-designed-wedding-gown-worn-during-her-wedding-to-entertainer-bobby-brown-july-18-/a/7217-89398.s?type=social-twitter-entertainment-whitneyhoustonweddinggown-rw-8002-040420
So hard to let go – defending their country meant emotional goodbyes for families across the country.
In our Photographs Signature Auction: Alfred Eisenstaedt Farewell to Servicemen, Pennslyvania Station, New York City, 1943 https://fineart.ha.com/itm/alfred-eisenstaedt-american-1898-1995-farewell-to-servicemen-pennslyvania-station-new-york-city-1943-gelatin-sil/a/8002-73033.s?type=social-twitter-entertainment-alfredeisenstaedt-rw-8002-040420 | #Photography
Missing the outside while cooped up inside? Bring the outside to you with 12+ lots by one of the greatest landscape photographers of all time in our Photographs Auction
Top lot: #AnselAdams Clearing Winter Storm https://fineart.ha.com/itm/ansel-adams-american-1902-1984-clearing-winter-storm-yosemite-valley-california-1944-gelatin-silver-1980-15-1-/a/8002-73081.s?type=social-twitter-entertainment-anseladams-rw-8002-040420 | #Photography #blackandwhitephotography
"Symbolically, its #architecture evokes the #desert, its silent and eternal dimension, but also the spirit of #modernity and daring that have come along and shaken up what seemed unshakeable."
– Jean Nouvel on designing the National #Museum of #Qatar.
In 1994, hip-hop legend #Tupac Shakur was issued this floor locator card after arriving at Bellevue Hospital's prison ward.
According to the printed tag attached to it, Shakur's address was "Homeless."
Headline as history.
A plaster life mask of Michelle Pfeiffer's head as Catwoman from Batman Returns.
From the Warner Bros.' costume department to your house. Purrrrfect.
https://entertainment.ha.com/itm/entertainment-and-music/batman-returns-model-of-michelle-pfeiffer-s-head-as-catwoman-circa-1992-total-2-items-/a/7217-89492.s?type=social-twitter-entertainment-catwoman-rw-7217-040420 || #Catwoman #Batman #MovieBuff
From Yoshitomo Nara to George Condo, Invader and Yayoi Kusama, join Head of Sale Ashkan Baghestani, as he presents highlights from our 'Contemporary Curated' online sale.✨
👀Watch the video here: https://bit.ly/2UUnNnm
Bids open from 14-21 April.
Is whisky your tipple of choice? Our Spirits specialist Jonny Fowle explains why certain whiskies are so sought-after and collectible: http://bit.ly/348hxNl
A collection that spans nine decades. https://hypebeast.com/2020/4/sothebys-dc-comic-batman-superman-auction?utm_term=Autofeed&utm_campaign=twitter_post&utm_medium=social&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1585961780
6 Key Pieces to Start Your Jewellery Collection. Our specialist Frank Everett shares essentials from our Fine Jewels Online sale, open for bidding until 7 April #SothebysJewels https://bit.ly/2Xf19sZ
This April, we announced a new series of rolling Watch auctions, meaning you can buy a watch on our website at any time! 🙌 Join specialist Charlie Foxhall at home as he introduces our inaugural auction: https://bit.ly/2yyrp7e #SothebysWatches
Thanks to rapidly evolving #technology, many #auctionhouses are still open for business – including @morganodriscoll, whose exemplary online #artauction is taking place this month.
This tranquil scene by Raphael von Ambros showing a Nubian guard awaiting the hour of prayer outside a mosque is one of more than 50 works in our online Orientalist Sale, open for bidding until Tuesday 7 April. Browse catalogue here: http://bit.ly/34aqmWL #SothebysMiddleEast
Sotheby’s Taps Fashion Designer Margherita Missoni to Curate London Contemporary Curated Sale https://www.artmarketmonitor.com/2020/04/03/sothebys-taps-fashion-designer-margherita-missoni-to-curate-london-contemporary-curated-sale/
John Lennon. @PaulMcCartney. George Harrison. Ringo Starr.
On April 9, 1963, The Beatles signed this Parlophone Records promo card.
What a fab item to bid on this weekend.
https://entertainment.ha.com/itm/entertainment-and-music/the-beatles-signed-and-inscribed-parlophone-records-promo-card-1963-/a/7217-89089.s?type=social-twitter-entertainment-beatlesparlophone-rw-7217-040320 || @ringostarrmusic #JohnLennon #GeorgeHarrison #TheBeatles
Art rock, meet art world.
Everyone who listened to the #VelvetUnderground formed a band. Here’s the VU’s first record, from 1967. Designed by Andy #Warhol – and SIGNED by #AndyWarhol.
Available in the April 4-5 Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature. https://entertainment.ha.com/itm/entertainment-and-music/andy-warhol-signed-the-velvet-underground-and-nico-vinyl-lp-verve-v6-5008-/a/7217-89481.s?type=social-twitter-entertainment-velvetundergroundandywarhol-rw-7217-040320
Taming “The Monster” | David Hall shares his vast knowledge of collecting T206 cards: https://bddy.me/2yAjhDn || #DavidHall #BaseballCards #CardCollecting #T206 #HASports
The most popular Hendrix poster ever made & one of the greatest images of the psychedelic era, this gorgeous gem from 1968, is going up for auction this weekend!
Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Sale | Dallas | No. 7217 #HeritageAuctions #JimiHendrix https://bddy.me/34afMze
New blog: A Look at the Work of Poster Designer Mike King https://bddy.me/2Rb6DRt || #MikeKing #ConcertPoster #VintageConcertPoster
This weekend, you have your chance to own some stunning photo documentation from the lens of #PatGraham. We have two prints of legendary Washington DC band #Fugazi playing at the Washington Monument in 1993, and both are signed by Graham: https://bddy.me/3aI9vgm
Lost crime scene photos from the legendary Weegee hit the market for the first time: https://blog.ha.com/2020/04/lost-crime-scene-photos-from-the-legendary-weegee-hit-the-market-for-the-first-time/?type=social-twitter-fineart-photography-hablog-auctionpreview-weegee-8002-040320
Never before have the 73 Weegee photos in Heritage’s April 4 Photography Auction been made available to the public. A year ago, no one knew they existed. #Photography
Here's another video @HopeEHarrell shot of me discussing various items in @HeritageAuction's auction this weekend. This time, I discuss an Amy Winehouse signed LP, a guitar signed by the Eagles, posters for early Rage Against the Machine shows, and more. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ntdN1IA8Dj0