BlogJuly 30, 2009
BlogJuly 29, 2009
Sell Privately and Avoid the Risk of Selling Canadian Art at AuctionAn Overview of the '09 Auction ResultsI cannot recall an auction season when two salesrooms were unable to sell their catalogue cover picture! Certainly, an overview of the results of four auction sales of Canadian art held in May and June shows rather lackluster prices with some obvious exceptions that, although limited in number, were the...
BlogJuly 28, 2009
August 1 sale features rare works by Suzor-Coté and Anne SavageOn Saturday, August 1 Galerie Walter Klinkhoff will be hosting the latest in our series of Important Canadian Art sales. The exhibition will feature excellent paintings by important Canadian artists A.Y. Jackson , Randolph Hewton , Anne Savage , Frederick Hutchison , John Little , René Richard , John Fox...
BlogMarch 1, 2009
Sculpture: Questions of Authenticity and ProvenanceThe Curious Case of Multiples in ArtThe application of this concept to unique works of art, paintings for instance, is self-evident and popularly accepted. When applied to works of art done in multiples, that is prints, photographs and sculpture for instance, 'authenticity' is more ambiguous. The fundamental issues are quality of supply and quantity of supply.