Archive for March, 2008

Total Resource Auctions announces major expansion

Total Resource Auctions announces major expansion

. March 20, 2008

As part of a major national expansion, Total Resource Auctions, a subsidiary of Manheim, will acquire four salvage auction companies operating at 11 locations. The addition of these locations will expand Total Resource Auctions’ coverage areas into new markets in Alabama, Oklahoma, Colorado and Wyoming and expand operations in Arizona, increasing the number of Total […]

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Hospices of Sonoma Pinot Noir Barrel Tasting & Auction Presents Pinot Rouge Changes to Big Board Format

Hospices of Sonoma Pinot Noir Barrel Tasting & Auction Presents Pinot Rouge Changes to Big Board Format

. March 19, 2008

SEBASTOPOL, CA – Hospices of Sonoma, America’s largest Pinot Noir Barrel Tasting & Auction, will celebrate its fifth anniversary by changing to a Big Board Silent Auction format this year, a move that event organizers hope will allow more people to have access to the exclusive wines offered at the annual event. “We’re also hoping […]

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Dainichi Nyorai Sculpture Of A Buddha Realizes $14,377,000 And Establishes New World Auction Records At Christie’s

Dainichi Nyorai Sculpture Of A Buddha Realizes $14,377,000 And Establishes New World Auction Records At Christie’s

. March 19, 2008

New York – In today’s sale of Japanese and Korean Art, a newly discovered wood sculpture of Dainichi Nyorai, the supreme Buddha, attributed to the sculptor Unkei achieved $14,377,000, exceeding its presale estimate of $1,500,000-2,500,000. It set new world auction records including record for Japanese art, and any Asian work of art sold in New […]

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AuctionsWorldwide.net Announce World Fayre

AuctionsWorldwide.net Announce World Fayre

. March 19, 2008

AWW is happy to announce the first major online event it is running. The world Fayre to be run from October 1st until October 30th 2008. The planned event is a buying and selling jamboree on the lines of state or national trade fayres, but run solely for the internet buying community. AWW hope to […]

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Sotheby’s New York Sale Of Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works Of Art On March 18, 2008, Brings $11,091,263

Sotheby’s New York Sale Of Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works Of Art On March 18, 2008, Brings $11,091,263

. March 19, 2008

New York, New York – Sotheby’s spring sale of Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art in New York, which featured Qing period jades, ceramics of the Five Dynasties to the Early Ming period, bamboo carvings, Ming and Qing dynasty porcelains and works of art from a number of distinguished private collections, totaled $11,091,263. Highlighting […]

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