SIR ALFRED GILBERT, M.V.O., R.A. (1854-1934)
Price Realized: £338,500
Quite a few fine art objects changed hands in the last two months being auctioned by Sothebys and Christies auction houses. In all likelihood, neither one of them will be coming to the art museums near you anytime soon.
JOHN WILLIAM WATERHOUSE, R.A. (1849-1917)
Price Realized: £962,500
JOHN WILLIAM GODWARD, R.A. (1861-1922)
A Pompeian Lady
Price Realized: £194,500
EDWARD ROBERT HUGHES, R.W.S. (1851-1914)
Wings of the Morning
Price Realized: £362,500
Sir John Lavery, R.S.A., R.S.A., R.A. (1856-1941)
After the Dance
GERALD LESLIE BROCKHURST (1890-1978)
Price Realized: £52,500
Dante Gabriel Rossetti‘s watercolour painting Venus Verticordia, sold for £2,882,500 ($4,522,931), the highest price for a watercolour by the artist at auction.
JEAN BÉRAUD. MODISTE SUR LE PONT DES ARTS, Sold for 170,500 GBP
Marianne Stokes (1855 –1927). Angels Entertaining the Holy Child.
Russian Works of Art, Fabergé and Icons. Sale total: 1,734,875 GBP