Duran Subastas

Durán Arte y Subastas was founded in 1969 and is the leading auction house in Spain, as well as the oldest. Throughout almost fifty years of history they have been focusing on providing their worldwide clients with the most desired and delicate pieces of art. Their monthly catalogues include important objects of Archaeology, Old Master Painting and Sculpture, 19th Century and Contemporary Art, Watches and Jewels, Books and Manuscripts, Wine, Decorative Arts and Ethnography, and many of them have been added to the most well-known European Art collections.
Some of the most outstanding artworks sold by Durán Arte y Subastas over the years include Santa Marina and Agnus Dei, by Francisco de Zurbarán; Herrador marroquí, by Mariano Fortuny (the most expensive Fortuny painting ever sold in Spain); Pareja en un banco, by Pablo Picasso; El paquete de tabaco, by Juan Gris; Le Bouquet, by Marc Chagall; Tanagra, by Julio Romero de Torres; Portrait of Rosa Nalda Gil, by Félix Resurrección Hidalgo and Concert, by Meriem Mezian (the most expensive Mezian painting ever sold in the world).
Moreover, Durán Arte y Subastas has always been alert to changes in taste, the demands of the market and the interests of new clients. As a result, their corporate vision is to help the national art market to grow in terms of diversification and cultural richness. In recent years they have been leaders in Spain in the managing of theme-focused sales, all of them relating to a variety of fields such as Archaeology, Pop-Art, Minerals and Fossils, Photography, Fashion, Vintage Furniture, Fountain Pens, Chess, Military objects, Toys and Travel Art. They have also offered important collections belonging to celebrities, for example that of Antonio el Bailarín.


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Calling all art-lovers for the Durán Sale!
On 25 April, Madrid-based auction house Durán will hold a sale of almost 600 items, ranging from paintings to fashion – and much in between.
Julio Romero de Torres and diamonds friends at Durán
Spanish auction house Durán Arte y Subastas is holding a multidisciplinary sale on 20 March in Madrid, offering paintings alongside jewellery and objets d’art. Here’s a small selection of a few choice morsels.
An alien caught on New York's subway
In 1983, one New York City Subway worker spied an alien on a platform at 23rd street station. And now that alien is coming to auction...
Eugenio Fernández Granell: The last Spanish Surrealist
Eugenio Fernández Granell left a legacy as the last Spanish Surrealist artist. His Marxism and times spent in exile with fellow artists are all part of the stories behind his oeuvre.
Dalí's suitcase of wonder up for auction in artist's native Spain
What does the Dalí collector who has everything buy at auction? Well a suitcase that looks like it could be carried by Lewis Carroll's Mad Hatter featuring a treasure trove of Dalí's surreal works inside.

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Edipo tirano, tragedia de sofocles
"EDIPO TIRANO.- TRAGEDIA DE SOFOCLES, traducida del griego en verso castellano, con un discurso preliminar sobre la tragedia antigua y moderna, por Don Pedro Estala" M.: Imprenta de Sancha, 1793. 8º, hol., hierros y nervios. Dos partes en un vol. 50 + 86 pgs. Papel de hilo, limpio. Duran Subastas
Sortija oro platino y diamantes
Sortija bombé de oro amarillo de 18 K. con vistas de platino, diamante central en chatón y diamantes de sencilla talla sobre motivos geométricos. Duran Subastas
Fresnedo de la Calzada. Del Santander antiguo
FRESNEDO DE LA CALZADA, J.- "DEL SANTANDER ANTIGUO" Santander: Lib. Moderna, 1923. 4º menor, cub. 48 pgs. Duran Subastas
Futbolín Chester-Pollard. N.Y. circa 1910
Futbolín marca Chester-Pollard, Amusement Company Inc. N.Y. 1910. Armazón de madera con figuras y mandos metálicos. Equipaciones con uniformes rojos y azules. Palanca accionadora. Cerradura e iluminación posteriores. 112 x 114 x 50 cm. Duran Subastas

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Duran Subastas
C/ Goya 19, 1ª planta
28001 - Madrid

91 577 60 91
91 431 04 87