Archive for June, 2008

iGavel Hosts Spring Auctions by Witherell’s and Elder’s Antiques

iGavel Hosts Spring Auctions by Witherell’s and Elder’s Antiques

. June 2, 2008

New York, NY – iGavel.com, the online fine art and antiques auction house, is hosting two exciting auctions featuring an array of antiquities, paintings, prints, Asian antiques, silver, furniture, decorative arts, and watches. A highlight of Elder’s Antique’s Late Spring On-line Auction Sensation (running from May 26 – June 5th) is a massive Chinese 20th […]

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Tom Morris And Samuel Ryder Memorabilia To Be Sold At Bonhams Golf Sale

Tom Morris And Samuel Ryder Memorabilia To Be Sold At Bonhams Golf Sale

. June 2, 2008

Bonhams Golfing Sale is being held on the 14 July in Chester to coincide with the 2008 Open Championships at the Royal Birkdale Golf Club. The Sale will also mark the 100th anniversary of Tom Morris’ death and the 150th anniversary of Samuel Ryder’s death. Old Tom Morris (1821 – 1908), as he was known, […]

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Bonhams Rolex Centenary Sale

Bonhams Rolex Centenary Sale

. June 2, 2008

Rolex 1908 – 2008 To celebrate the one hundredth anniversary of the founding of Rolex, Bonhams has dedicated a section of its Fine Watches sale to the world famous watchmakers. Over 70 Rolex watches will go under the hammer on 11 June 2008, all of which demonstrate the superb craftsmanship and innovative style that has […]

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Pedigree Collections Highlight Hake’s Americana & Collectibles Auction

Pedigree Collections Highlight Hake’s Americana & Collectibles Auction

. June 1, 2008

Bidding has opened for Hake’s Americana & Collectibles Auction #194, which features a diverse and exciting range of items from multiple pedigreed collections, will close June 3-5, 2008. Offerings in the event, which are presently available online at www.hakes.com, include top items from the Tomart Archives, the Disneyana collections of Deak Stagemyer and Michael J. […]

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Swann Galleries May Auction of Books Literature and Photographs

Swann Galleries May Auction of Books Literature and Photographs

. June 1, 2008

New York – Swann Galleries’ May 15 auction of Photographic Literature & Photographs opened with an excellent selection of photo books, including very desirable Surrealist works. These included the auction’s top-selling lot, a numbered and signed copy of Hans Bellmer’s Les Jeux de la Poupée, one of 142, Paris, 1949, which brought $96,000. All prices […]

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