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Faberge Box Sells For $87,750

Friday, 22 June 2012, 4:44 pm | Webb's

We now have permission to reveal that the buyer of the Fabergé box was Wartski of London, considered to be the foremost authority on Fabergé. Wartski is a family-owned firm of antique dealers specialising in Russian works of art; More >>

First NZ exhibition of iconic New York artist Ron English

Wednesday, 2 May 2012, 6:19 pm | Webb's

Webb’s is pleased to announce New Zealand’s first exhibition of iconic New York artist Ron English More >>

From the Rarest Motorcycle – to Modern Day Motoring Icons

Wednesday, 28 March 2012, 10:50 am | Webb's

One of the most anticipated events on the motor enthusiasts’ calendar is Webb’s Classic Motorcycle and Car Auction. The first event for 2012 will be held this Saturday 31 March at 2.00pm. More >>

$10,000 - Rare Microscope Doubles Its Estimate at Webb’s

Friday, 23 March 2012, 4:59 pm | Webb's

A microscope, once owned by famed botanist, missionary and politician William Colenso, was among several items offered from the esteemed collection of C L Thomas at Webb’s on Wednesday. More >>

Auction: Very Early Maori Artefacts From Wellington Region

Friday, 2 March 2012, 1:20 pm | Webb's

A rare group of Maori artefacts, some dating from the 13th and 15th century will be offered at Webb’s Oceanic & African Art Auction to be held in March. The group was sourced by Webb’s Wellington based Tribal Art specialist Jeff Hobbs who says ... More >>

Significant Taonga returns to New Zealand

Tuesday, 28 February 2012, 11:55 am | Webb's

Webb’s Oceanic & African Art specialist Jeff Hobbs is thrilled with the safe return to New Zealand of a Pou tokomanawa figure attributed to the distinguished carver Anaha Te Rahui (1822 - 1913). More >>

Couture For Christchurch: An Urbis & Webb's Event

Friday, 2 December 2011, 11:25 am | Webb's

Join Urbis and Webb's for a night of fashion and philanthropy! Friday 2 December 2011, 5.30 - 7.30pm Webb's and Urbis in collaboration are proud to bring you a night of fashion and philanthropy in support of Christchurch Women's Refuge. More >>

Humorous, confronting & conceptually pervasive:an exhibition

Monday, 31 October 2011, 1:23 pm | Webb's

Webb's is pleased to announce an exhibition of photographic work by Shanghai artist Zhang Xianyong. Xianyong belongs to a new generation of young Chinese photographers who engage with both traditional Chinese storytelling and contemporary influences. More >>

ArtBox Auction Tonight (27/10/11) For Chch Art Spaces

Thursday, 27 October 2011, 1:07 pm | Webb's

Your support is requested for ArtBox, an auction that features work by leading New Zealand artists to be held at Webb's tonight, 27 October 7pm. More >>

New Zealand Racing Legends Motorcycle Goes Up For Auction

Tuesday, 11 October 2011, 12:35 pm | Webb's

The legendary and historic 1968 Bultaco motorcycle, included in Webb’s 19 October Classic Motorcycle & Car Auction, was originally built by the Spanish motorcycling company; Bultaco, specifically for our very own racing legend Ginger Molloy (b.1937). More >>

Over 100 Years of NZ Motorcycling History On View This Week

Wednesday, 5 October 2011, 12:38 pm | Webb's

One of the most anticipated events on the motor enthusiast's calendar is Webb’s Classic Motorcycle and Car Auction. This event attracts extensive local and international interest and following the success of the March event, once again Webb’s Managing ... More >>

Francis Upritchard's Sloth Creature up for auction

Monday, 8 August 2011, 2:00 pm | Webb's

Unique opportunity to acquire the work of Francis Upritchard, New Zealand representative at the 2009 Venice Biennale and 2006 Walters Prize winner. Tuesday 9 August, 6PM. More >>

A Rare Piece of New Zealand’s WWI History Up For Auction

Wednesday, 3 August 2011, 4:48 pm | Webb's

Under the hammer at Webb’s next Thursday is a group of family medals including a very rare WW1 Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC), awarded to New Zealander Lieutenant Samuel Dawson in 1918. Only a very small number of New Zealanders were awarded the ... More >>

Rare Books and Related Materials - Catalogue now online

Tuesday, 28 June 2011, 12:35 pm | Webb's

The second Bethunes at Webb's auction of 2011 will be held on Wednesday 13 July. The sale will be on view for five days, from Friday 8 to Tuesday 12 July The sale includes a diverse selection of rare and affordable New Zealand and international ... More >>

Don Binney to be sold for Christchurch

Thursday, 17 March 2011, 11:36 am | Webb's

Dick Scott, historian and author, has consigned a major work by leading artist Don Binney to an auction at Webb’s on 29 March and the proceeds are to go to Christchurch. The work is estimated to fetch $250,000. More >>

Auction: Rare Books etc

Thursday, 10 March 2011, 3:09 pm | Webb's

The first Bethunes at Webb's auction of 2011 will be held on Thursday 31 March. The sale will be on view for five days, from Saturday 26 to Wednesday 30 March (see below). The sale includes the New Zealand geology collection of Alan Mason and the New Zealand ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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