Archive for January, 2009

ROSEWOOD ROCOCO CENTER TABLE (CIRCA 1855), ATTRIBUTED TO J. & J.W. MEEKS, SOARS TO $11,000 AT ESTATE SALE HELD JAN. 10 BY STEVENS AUCTION COMPANY

ROSEWOOD ROCOCO CENTER TABLE (CIRCA 1855), ATTRIBUTED TO J. & J.W. MEEKS, SOARS TO $11,000 AT ESTATE SALE HELD JAN. 10 BY STEVENS AUCTION COMPANY

. January 16, 2009

(Aberdeen, Miss.) – A stunning rosewood rococo center table, made around 1850 and attributed to J. & J.W. Meeks, soared to $11,000 at a multi-estate sale held Jan. 10 by Stevens Auction Co. It was the top earner of the 500 or so lots that changed hands. Five estates from prominent old families in the […]

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Shinwa Art Auction Co Forms Business Tie-up With Beijing Council International Auction Co

Shinwa Art Auction Co Forms Business Tie-up With Beijing Council International Auction Co

. January 16, 2009

Shinwa Art Auction Co. has announced that it will form a business tie-up with Beijing Council International Auction Co. to auction Chinese antiques from Japan in China. The two auction houses will sign an official agreement in Tokyo on Feb. 1. Under the arrangement, Shinwa Art is to submit Chinese calligraphy works and antiques in […]

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Alderfer Decorative Arts Auction Sucess

Alderfer Decorative Arts Auction Sucess

. January 16, 2009

Alderfer Auction is pleased to announce the success of their most recent Fine and Decorative Arts Auction in Hatfield, Pennsylvania. With 91% of offered items being sold, and 50% of those items selling above high estimate, the sale was a refreshing and positive moment in a negative economic time. Attendance growth was strong with more […]

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Architectural Antiques And Victoriana Soar At Kamelot Auction House

Architectural Antiques And Victoriana Soar At Kamelot Auction House

. January 16, 2009

Architectural antiques continued to turn heads last month at Kamelot’s big sale in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The breadth and drama of this event is singular enough that the attention comes as no surprise despite the current proliferation of poor economic forecasts. Bookcases stole the show, crowned by the sale of thirty-two running feet of antique commercial […]

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Ableauctions Announces Reverse Split & Continuation of Share Purchase Program

Ableauctions Announces Reverse Split & Continuation of Share Purchase Program

. January 16, 2009

Ableauctions.com Inc. has announced that the reverse split of the Company?s common stock on a 1 for 12 basis approved by its shareholders at the Company?s AGM held on December 17, 2008 was effected today. Prior to the reverse split the Company’s issued and authorized shares were 70,876,380. After the reverse split the Company’s issued […]

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