Archive for June, 2008

EUROPEAN FURNITURE & DECORATIVE ARTS TO BE AUCTIONED BY SKINNER, JULY 12TH IN BOSTON FEATURING CERAMICS

EUROPEAN FURNITURE & DECORATIVE ARTS TO BE AUCTIONED BY SKINNER, JULY 12TH IN BOSTON FEATURING CERAMICS

. June 26, 2008

BOSTON, Mass. – June 26, 2008 – www.skinnerinc.com – Skinner, one of the nation’s leading auction houses, today announced its upcoming European Furniture and Decorative Arts auction will take place on Saturday, July 12th in its Boston gallery. More than 900 lots will be sold, featuring an extensive offering of ceramics. CERAMICS English ceramics are […]

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Extensive Glass Collection to Highlight Three-Day Live Interactive Auction

Extensive Glass Collection to Highlight Three-Day Live Interactive Auction

. June 26, 2008

TULSA, OK – Helen “Sassy” Johnston built her extensive collection the old-fashioned way during decades of visiting antique stores worldwide, but thanks to modern technologies her impressive collection will be available for purchase to avid collectors and hobbyists around the world. The three-day auction presented by Kruse International will be broadcast live in high-definition on […]

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Bonhams & Goodman Collectors Cars and Number Plates Auction

Bonhams & Goodman Collectors Cars and Number Plates Auction

. June 26, 2008

Bonhams & Goodman have conducted another successful auction of Collectors’ Cars at their Bay East premises in Sydney’s Waterloo, with a 90% clearance rate. The NSW single digit number plate “6” has sold for an undisclosed amount post auction believed to be approaching a million dollars to a private Sydney collector/investor wishing to remain anonymous. […]

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Sir Stanley Spencer Easel And Painting To Sell At Bonhams

Sir Stanley Spencer Easel And Painting To Sell At Bonhams

. June 26, 2008

An important painting by Sir Stanley Spencer “Crossing the Road” will go under the hammer at Bonhams’ 20th Century British Art Sale on the 2 July. The piece is estimated to sell for £100,000 – 150,000. Spencer’s love of his home village, Cookham, was immortalised in his series of paintings for the “Church-House” scheme that […]

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Bonhams First Sale In Canada Totals CAD $1.7-Million

Bonhams First Sale In Canada Totals CAD $1.7-Million

. June 26, 2008

TORONTO AUCTION SEES BUYERS SCOOP UP WORKS BY RINDISBACHER, RIOPELLE AND LEMIEUX International fine art auctioneers Bonhams, which conducts 700 sales a year across four continents, held its first ever sale on Canadian soil last night, Thursday 19 June 2008, in Toronto. Collectors eager to snap up paintings by some of the country’s most revered […]

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