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Musical Design Treasure Sets New World Record

Musical Design Treasure Sets New World Record

Press Releases   •   Dec 07, 2018 10:01 GMT

Bruun Rasmussen’s 70th anniversary auction concluded on a high note as Danish design came under the hammer Thursday evening. A musical instrument garnered quite a lot of the attention during a bidding round where it was knocked down for several million Danish kroner.

A Dance Worth Millions – Danish and International Art Sold at Live Auction in Copenhagen

A Dance Worth Millions – Danish and International Art Sold at Live Auction in Copenhagen

Press Releases   •   Dec 05, 2018 13:27 GMT

The saleroom was packed and the air full of bids at yesterday’s auction for artwork by international and Danish modern artists. While works by Gunther Förg and Willem de Kooning put up a good show, it was the Danish painter Harald Giersing who ran off with the top hammer price of DKK 3.1 million (EUR 540,000 including buyer’s premium).

Queen Alexandrine's Russian Sapphire Tiara Sold for DKK 2 million

Queen Alexandrine's Russian Sapphire Tiara Sold for DKK 2 million

Press Releases   •   Dec 03, 2018 10:40 GMT

Friday afternoon, a historical treasure was up for auction at Bruun Rasmussen in Copenhagen. Queen Alexandrine's Russian sapphire tiara was sold for DKK 2 million (EUR 350,000 including buyer’s premium).

Postcard from A Danish Passenger Aboard the Titanic – Historic Collector’s Item up for Auction

Postcard from A Danish Passenger Aboard the Titanic – Historic Collector’s Item up for Auction

Press Releases   •   Nov 26, 2018 08:00 GMT

At Bruun Rasmussen's anniversary auction on 27 November, we turn our attention to a historic moment at sea. This takes place with the sale of a postcard sent by the Dane Jacob Christian Milling to his wife in Odense only a few hours before the "unsinkable" RMS Titanic set out from the southern coast of England.

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Poul Henningsen: "PH Grand Piano". Sold for: DKK 2,450,000 (EUR 430,000 including buyer’s premium).

Poul Henningsen: "PH Gran...

Poul Henningsen: "PH Grand Piano". Black stained wood, chrome steel and edge covered with black leather. Estimated price: DKK 250,000 // ...

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Carl-Henning Pedersen: "Husbåden" (The House Boat), 1988. Sold for: DKK 880,000 (EUR 148,000 including buyer’s premium).

Carl-Henning Pedersen: "H...

Carl-Henning Pedersen: "Husbåden" (The House Boat), 1988. Estimate: DKK 600,000-800,000. Sold for: DKK 880,000 (EUR 148,000 including buy...

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Karel Appel: "Landschappelijke mensen", 1974. Sold for: DKK 480.000 (EUR 84,000 including buyer’s premium).

Karel Appel: "Landschappe...

Karel Appel: "Landschappelijke mensen", 1974. Estimate: DKK 300,000-400,000. Sold for: DKK 480.000 (EUR 84,000 including buyer’s premium).

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Willem de Kooning: "Untitled", c. 1972-1974. Sold for DKK 1.5 million (EUR 260,000 including buyer’s premium).

Willem de Kooning: "Untit...

Willem de Kooning: "Untitled", c. 1972-1974. Estimate: DKK 1.6-2.2 million. Sold for DKK 1.5 million (EUR 260,000 including buyer’s premi...

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Handle with Care: Willem de Kooning (english version)
Shipwreck Wine

Shipwreck Wine

See the shipwreck wine and listen to our wine expert Henrik Christensen tell more about the rare wine bottle and its backstory.

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The Shipwreck Wine

The Shipwreck Wine

See the shipwreck wine and listen to our wine expert Henrik Christensen tell more about the rare wine bottle and its backstory.

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Highlights from the auction

Highlights from the auction

Highlights from the international auction. Preview: 22-26 February. Auction: 27 February - 8 March

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Article about Harald Giersing's Danish modernistic masterpiece: "Fokin and Fokina" (1918)

The art historian, Dr Lennart Gottlieb discusses the background of Giersing’s “Fokin and Fokina”, one of the last central works in private ownership from the Danish artist Harald Giersing’s Cubist/Expressionist period between 1917 and 1920.

Russian Art & Antiques Auction 9 June 2017

Russian Art & Antiques Auction 9 June 2017

Documents   •   May 08, 2017 05:57 GMT

Asian Art Auction Catalogue, June 2017

Asian Art Auction Catalogue, June 2017

Documents   •   May 03, 2017 12:52 GMT

Asian Art Auction Catalogue, June 2017

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  • Coin specialist, cand.mag., ph.d.
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  • +45 8818 1202

  • Specialist, Fine Art (before 1920)
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  • +45 8818 1127

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  • Specialist, Modern Art
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