Christie’s American Painting Sale Preview

There were a good crowd at Christie's in the first afternoon preview of American Painting Sale. Among the consignors, there are museums such as Delaware Art Museum, Corcoran Gallery and other art institutions. Geo commented that one hundred years ago the first generation of collectors and philanthropists such as Cargenie, Frick, Morgan and Mellon, conglomerated … Continue reading Christie’s American Painting Sale Preview

Another Round of Museum Deaccession at Christie’s

1. Harold McGuffey, by Eastman Johnson, from Corcoran Gallery,  to be sold at Christie's on Dec 2, 2009 2. Early Autumn, Adirondacks, by Alexander Helwig Wyant, from Corcoran Gallery,  to be sold at Christie's on Dec 2, 2009 3. Mountainous Landscape by Moonlight, by Albert Bierstadt, from Corcoran Gallery,  to be sold at Christie's on Dec 2, 2009 … Continue reading Another Round of Museum Deaccession at Christie’s