Archive for July, 2007

RIFLES WHICH CARVED OUT SAFARI LEGENDS AND THE TUSKS OF 1200 BULL ELEPHANTS TO BE SOLD BY BONHAMS

RIFLES WHICH CARVED OUT SAFARI LEGENDS AND THE TUSKS OF 1200 BULL ELEPHANTS TO BE SOLD BY BONHAMS

. July 20, 2007

HUNTERS WHO ORGANISED SAFARIS FOR THEODORE ROOSEVELT, ERNEST HEMINGWAY, GEORGE EASTMAN AND BARON ROTHSCHILD Bonhams will be selling rifles that were once owned and used by arguably three of the most famous professional white hunters in African history, epitomising big game hunting in the early years of the 20th Century, at the next Sporting Guns […]

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LAST EVER SERIES-C VINCENT BLACK SHADOW HEADS LINE-UP FOR BONHAMS NEXT STAFFORD SALE

LAST EVER SERIES-C VINCENT BLACK SHADOW HEADS LINE-UP FOR BONHAMS NEXT STAFFORD SALE

. July 20, 2007

Machines already consigned to Bonhams’ next bi-annual UK Sale of Collectable Motorcycles – to be held at The Classic Motorcycle Mechanics Show in Stafford on 21 October – include the last ever Series-C Vincent Black Shadow and Freddie Dixon’s 1928 Isle of Man Junior TT works Douglas. One of the very first Honda CB750 fours […]

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EDS Online Auctions Raise More Than $100,000 for Charity

EDS Online Auctions Raise More Than $100,000 for Charity

. July 20, 2007

The online auctions of the EDS Byron Nelson Championship custom chopper, built by the world-renowned Orange County Choppers (OCC), and a one-of-a-kind OCC-themed pinball machine raised more than $85,000 for Salesmanship Club Youth and Family Centers (SCYFC), the children’s charity associated with the Championship. Combined eBay and private auctions of additional pinball machines brought the […]

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Verizon Wireless Reiterates Position On Fair and Open Spectrum Auctions

Verizon Wireless Reiterates Position On Fair and Open Spectrum Auctions

. July 20, 2007

Verizon Wireless today released the following statement on the upcoming 700 MHz spectrum auction: “We remain guided in our principled belief that open and fair auctions serve everybody best: consumers, innovators, U.S. taxpayers. To rig the 700 MHz auction in any way — to limit its value and potential to deliver exciting new products and […]

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Major Australian Paintings to be offered at Bonhams & Goodman’s August Fine Art Auction

Major Australian Paintings to be offered at Bonhams & Goodman’s August Fine Art Auction

. July 19, 2007

Tuesday 7 August at 6pm, Melbourne Another prominent painting consigned is a self portrait by James Gleeson titled Portrait of the Artist as an Evolving Landscape 1993 from The Agapitos/Wilson Collection. James Gleeson is one of Australia’s most important living artists. For more than six decades he has explored the realms and possibilities of the […]

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