Sotheby's Preview September 1997.
Plumptre, George (editor).
Place Published: New Britain, Conn:
Date Published: 1997.
Description: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Sotheby's Preview Magazine. September 1997. The condition is FINE . COVER: Duke & Duchess of Windsor. 80 pages. Black & white and color photo illustrated. JMVintage specializes in books, magazines, and treasures related to the Duke & Duchess of Windsor..and other curiuous subjects. Table of Contents: View from Sotheby's; People at Sotheby's; Property from The Collection of the Duke & Duchess of Windsor; The King and Mrs. Simpson by John Culme; Inside the Windsor Wardrobe; Letter from London by Janet Flanner (reprint of article about then-Mrs. Simpson that appeared in The New Yorker); A Passion for Art: Laura Suffield introduces an exhibition from the private collection of Baroness Carmen Thyssen-Bornemisza, to be held at the Villa Favorita, Switzerland; Scottish Paintings from South Africa: George Plumptre admires a rare group of works from a South African private collections; A Magical Storyteller: Tom Maschler remembers the genius of the children's book author, Roald Dahl, whose work is celebrated in The Roald Dahl Treasury; Sotheby's Institute in Asia: Mark Lane celebrates the first anniversary of Sotheby's BA course and looks ahead to new institute ventures in Asia; Realms of the Mind: British Fantasy Art and Illustration-Catherine Porter introduces the first ever Fantasy Sale to be held at Sotheby's, London; Perpetuating Craftmanship: Michael Huntley describes the work of Sotheby's Restoration UK; The 20th Century German Art Sale: Following the hugely successful Charles Tabachnick Collection, Helena Newman looks ahead to the German sale to be held at Sotheby's, London in December; The Turkish Sale: Michael Bing and Nicholas Shaw introduce Sotheby's second Turkish Sale and point to the artistic riches to come out of the country where Europe and Ottoman met; Sotheby's News; The Racing Sale: David Moore-Gwyn looks ahead to some exciting prospects for the second Racing Sale; Asia Week in New York: Carlton Rochell introduces a section of Preview devoted to this major biannual event at Sotheby's New York; Sales by Category; Auction Highlights; Sotheby's International Realy; September Auction Calendar; October-December Auction Calendar; International Offices.Binding: Paperback
Book Id: 7617