Archive for October, 2008

Volanakis, Ralli and Gysis Works for Greek Art Auction

Volanakis, Ralli and Gysis Works for Greek Art Auction

. October 19, 2008

Sotheby’s has led the field in Greek Art auctions since its inaugural sale in 2001 and its sale in April this year realised a record-breaking £9.5 million, a figure which still represents the highest total for any sale of Greek Art at any auction house. Its forthcoming sale, on Tuesday, November 11, 2008, is set […]

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MAD Magazine Artwork Auction

MAD Magazine Artwork Auction

. October 18, 2008

When the last 36 pieces of iconic artwork from the early years of MAD Magazine go on the block on Nov. 14, as part of Heritage Auction Galleries’ November 2008 Vintage Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction, it will celebrate a defining moment in American pop culture. Fresh on the heels of its 2006 sale […]

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1946 Patek Philippe Reference 1518 Watch Auction

1946 Patek Philippe Reference 1518 Watch Auction

. October 18, 2008

A rare 1946 Patek Philippe Reference 1518 watch, a masterpiece of craftsmanship, once belonging to legendary sports entrepreneur Arthur M. Wirtz, to be sold at a Heritage Auction on Dec. 9. Reference 1518 is an important and extremely Rare 18k Gold Wristwatch with Chronograph, Perpetual Calendar, Moon Phases, Register, Tachometer and 18k Gold Buckle, previously […]

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Indiana and Kentucky Timber Land Auction

Indiana and Kentucky Timber Land Auction

. October 18, 2008

Officials of Kimball International are hoping that their upcoming auction of 27,212 acres – primarily timberland – in Indiana and Kentucky will attract investors who have sold equities and begun looking for a less volatile long-term haven for their money. “After weeks of heavy selling in all sectors, there’s a lot of cash looking for […]

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H&H Classic Auction New Offices and Storage Facility

H&H Classic Auction New Offices and Storage Facility

. October 17, 2008

After operating from a converted barn complex for much of the last fifteen years, H&H Ltd has recently moved premises. Aside from a suite of freshly refurbished offices, imposing boardroom and photographic studio, the two-storey building boasts some 20,000sqft of storage space. Located just five minutes from the M6 motorway (Junction 20), H&H’s new headquarters […]

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