Archive for October, 2008

Mullock’s Historical Documents Sale

Mullock’s Historical Documents Sale

. October 28, 2008

A remarkable secret letter written from Germany to the Admiralty in London has come to light – proving that the British knew that WWI was inevitable as early as 1906. The letter was written from Wiesbaden to Sir Evan Macgreggor, Secretary to the Admiralty, and discussed is great detail the feelings towards the war which […]

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California & American Paintings & Sculpture Auction Features Works by Guy Rose and Edgar Payne

California & American Paintings & Sculpture Auction Features Works by Guy Rose and Edgar Payne

. October 27, 2008

Bonhams & Butterfields, California’s oldest and largest fine arts auctioneers, is pleased to announce its November 24, 2008 sale of California and American Paintings and Sculpture. On offer are Barbizon and early 19th century landscapes; Western scenes; Impressionist and Modernist compositions including plein air paintings; genre scenes; and cityscapes by established California and American artists. […]

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Rich Penn Des Moines Auction

Rich Penn Des Moines Auction

. October 26, 2008

Country Store, Advertising, Coin-Operated Machines, and related items will be offered at the Rich Penn Auction Event in Des Moines, Iowa. This could be an early Christmas shopping opportunity, taking place at the Iowa State Fairgrounds November 1 & 2. “Our fall Country Store and Advertising Auction offers several great collections and a wide variety […]

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Bertoia Toys For All Seasons Sale November 7 – 9

Bertoia Toys For All Seasons Sale November 7 – 9

. October 26, 2008

Nearly 2,500 lots of American, European and Japanese toys will take the spotlight November 7 to 9 at Bertoia Auctions’ gallery, Vineland, New Jersey, with prestigious collections anchoring the sale. Automotive collectors will be treated to more of the late Bob Smith’s friction and pressed-steel toys, while holiday enthusiasts will be invited to take a […]

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World Fair Memorabilia Auction

World Fair Memorabilia Auction

. October 26, 2008

The live auction, slated for Oct. 25 and 26 at 9:07 a.m. CDT, will be presented by Official Auctions, Inc. of Kansas City, with live online bidding via Proxibid. Pre-bidding for this auction is already available at www.proxibid.com/official. Everything in this auction is more than 100-years-old. This auction has something for everyone, whether you are […]

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