Phillips de Pury

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010

8:45 pm

Phillips de Pury & Company Design Auction

selectism - Phillips de Pury & Company Design Auction

Phillips de Pury & Company will be holding a design auction this coming Saturday at their Horwick Place, London location. The lots are largely quite dull, but a few standouts pop out. Included in that select handful is the above…

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Tuesday, November 18th, 2008

The Auction Catalog as Artwork

selectism - the auction catalog as artwork

Some prized research materials locked away in my library include a few rather odd auction catalogs. Amidst a good number of years of Christies, Cowens, Northeast and Sotheby’s Americana listings is a single catalog for a sale of rare European…

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Wednesday, August 6th, 2008

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