September 2008
Strad;Sep2008, Vol. 119 Issue 1421, p27
The article reports on changes regarding information access in instrument auctions. Sales by auction houses including Sotheby's in London, England, Christie's in New York City, and the Internet auction house Tarisio are presented. The expanding role of Internet auctions is explored and the global market for bowed stringed instruments is examined.


Related Articles

  • ONLINE BIDDING AT CHRISTIE'S.  // Strad;Dec2006, Vol. 117 Issue 1400, p13 

    The article reports on Christie's adoption of technology for Internet-based auctions. In a New York sale, remote bidders could watch the auction and place bids in real time online from their computers via Christie's Live. A spokesperson for Sotheby's said the company has no plans to take online...

  • HAS STRADIVARI'S LAST CELLO BEEN UNCOVERED?  // Strad;Nov2003, Vol. 114 Issue 1363, p1168 

    Focuses on the Stradivari cello up for auction at Sotheby's in London, England in October 2003. Details of the discovery of the cello; Features of the cello; Way by which the cello was identified as a Stradivari.

  • 'HAMMER' UNDER THE HAMMER.  // Strad;May2006, Vol. 117 Issue 1393, p13 

    Reports on the auction of the 1707 Hammer Stradivari violin at Christie's in New York. Estimated value of the violin; Violinist who last played the instrument; Previous owners.

  • GOLDEN PERIOD STRAD FOR GRABS.  // Strad;Oct2003, Vol. 114 Issue 1362, p1049 

    Reports on the 1716 Tivadar Nachez Strad violin to be offered by Sotheby's in its November 2003 auction. Estimated value of the violin; Instruments in the auction.

  • INTERNET AUCTIONEERS BUSTING OUT.  // Strad;Jun2006, Vol. 117 Issue 1394, p10 

    Reports on the decision of Internet auction house Tarisio, founded by Dmitry Gindin, Jason Price and Christopher Reuning, to moved its New York premises to 244 West 54th Street, in June 2006. Reason for the relocation of the auction house; Facilities of the new office.

  • THE VIRTUAL SALE ROOMS. Keohane, Ed // Strad;Aug2005, Vol. 116 Issue 1384, p22 

    Compares the outcome of the online stringed instrument auctions between Tarisio and Da Salò in May 2005. Bid price for the 1700 Girolamo Amati cello with a Wurlitzer certificate; Amount of a Contreras violin sold in Da Salò auction; Difference between the price of a 1725 Pierray violin and...

  • JOINT VENTURE FOR BEARE'S AND TARISIO.  // Strad;Sep2008, Vol. 119 Issue 1421, p11 

    The article discusses the joint effort of London, England stringed instrument dealer J.&A. Beare and online auction house Tarisio in the sale of the "Amaryllis Fleming" Stradivari cello. It notes that both firms are collaborating regarding the marketing and promotion of the instrument's sale and...

  • DIGITAL BIDDING. GILL, CAROLINE // Strad;May2008, Vol. 119 Issue 1417, p46 

    The article discusses the online purchase of stringed instruments through auction Web sites such as eBay. The services provided through eBay auctions are compared to the service and expertise provided through auction houses such as Tarisio, which specializes in the sale of musical instruments....

  • At auction.  // Town & Country;May94, Vol. 148 Issue 5168, p120 

    Features auction activities slated by Christie's and Sotheby's for May 1994 in New York City. Presentation of Gauguin and Picasso paintings at the Christie's auction; Offer of contemporary art at the Sotheby's auction.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics