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RARE ANTIQUE CHINESE ANIMATED TRIPLE FUSEE BRACKET CLOCK SOARS TO $1.27 MILLION AT FONTAINE’S MAY 21st ANTIQUE & CLOCK AUCTION IN PITTSFIELD, MASS.

RARE ANTIQUE CHINESE ANIMATED TRIPLE FUSEE BRACKET CLOCK SOARS TO $1.27 MILLION AT FONTAINE’S MAY 21st ANTIQUE & CLOCK AUCTION IN PITTSFIELD, MASS.

| May 26, 2016

The clock was the top lot in a sale that grossed $2.5 million and had more than 4,300 online bidders. PITTSFIELD, Mass. – A rare antique Chinese animated triple fusee bracket clock roared past its pre-sale estimate of $500,000-$750,000 to sell for $1.27 million at Fontaine’s Auction Gallery’s cataloged antique and clock auction held May […]

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A 1900 PROSTITUTE’S BOX, A BRONZE ANIMAL SCULPTURE BY HENRI TRODOUX AND OUTSTANDING MEISSEN PIECES WILL BE SOLD JUNE 4-5 BY CRESCENT CITY

A 1900 PROSTITUTE’S BOX, A BRONZE ANIMAL SCULPTURE BY HENRI TRODOUX AND OUTSTANDING MEISSEN PIECES WILL BE SOLD JUNE 4-5 BY CRESCENT CITY

| May 21, 2016

The 1,058-lot auction will be held in the firm’s New Orleans showroom on St. Charles Avenue. NEW ORLEANS, La. – A “prostitute’s box” from Dodge City, Kansas dating to around 1900, a fine collection of 20th century Meissen figures, a handsome 19th century English George II-style inlaid carved walnut chest-on-chest, and a bronze sculpture by […]

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A THREE-SESSION MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND AUCTION WILL BE HELD ON MAY 28th, 29th & 30th BY JOHN McINNIS AUCTIONEERS. UP FOR BID: NEARLY 1,400 LOTS

A THREE-SESSION MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND AUCTION WILL BE HELD ON MAY 28th, 29th & 30th BY JOHN McINNIS AUCTIONEERS. UP FOR BID: NEARLY 1,400 LOTS

| May 21, 2016

The auction will be held in the company gallery at 76 Main Street in Amesbury, Massachusetts. AMESBURY, Mass. – A three-session Memorial Day weekend auction featuring a vast array of items from prominent estates in the Boston area – to include the Hoes family of Wayland, direct descendants of President James Monroe, plus a fabulous […]

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Gems, gold, meteorites and prehistoric treasures populate Nature & Science auction in Dallas

Gems, gold, meteorites and prehistoric treasures populate Nature & Science auction in Dallas

| May 20, 2016

At Heritage Auctions, June 2, 2016; featuring a wide array of Natural History and Scientific rarities aimed at designers and collectors across the spectrum DALLAS – A truly incredible specimen of Crystallized Gold on Quartz, hailing from the renowned Sixteen to One Gold Mine in California – America’s most famous gold mine, known for the […]

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ORIGINAL ARTWORK BY CHESLEY BONESTELL AND JOE KUBERT, DISNEY CELS, OCEAN LINER MEMORABILIA AND MORE AT PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS, JUNE 15th

ORIGINAL ARTWORK BY CHESLEY BONESTELL AND JOE KUBERT, DISNEY CELS, OCEAN LINER MEMORABILIA AND MORE AT PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS, JUNE 15th

| May 18, 2016

The 550-lot auction will be held in the firm’s gallery at 74 Merrick Road in Lynbrook, New York LYNBROOK, N.Y. – Original illustrations and paintings by the renowned science fiction artist Chesley Bonestell (Am., 1888-1986), original cover art from the legendary comic book artist Joe Kubert (Am., 1926-2012), rare and highly desirable Disney production cels […]

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Hart Davis Hart’s Superb May Sale Draws Record Bidders

Hart Davis Hart’s Superb May Sale Draws Record Bidders

| May 18, 2016

#1 Wine Auction House in the U.S. Achieves 100% Sell Through Rate so far in 2016 Hart Davis Hart Wine Co., the internationally renowned wine auction house and retailer, continued its success in 2016 with a tremendous May auction that brought in a total $5.9 million against pre-sale estimates of $4-$6 million. 100% of the […]

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EARLY 16th CENTURY GERMAN GOTHIC TAPESTRY AND A LARGE GILT BRONZE SIDDHARTHA GAUTAMA BUDDHA EARN TOP HONORS AT AHLERS & OGLETREE

EARLY 16th CENTURY GERMAN GOTHIC TAPESTRY AND A LARGE GILT BRONZE SIDDHARTHA GAUTAMA BUDDHA EARN TOP HONORS AT AHLERS & OGLETREE

| May 12, 2016

The auction was held April 30-May 1 in the firm’s gallery at 715 Miami Circle in Atlanta, Ga. ATLANTA, Ga. – A rare early 16th century German Gothic tapestry panel climbed to $48,380 and a large 17th or 18th century Tibetan gilt bronze seated Buddha figure coasted to $42,480 at an estates auction held April […]

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