Archive for July, 2009

Specially commissioned Wemyss Pig to be auctioned for Marie Curie Cancer Care at Bonhams Scottish Sale

Specially commissioned Wemyss Pig to be auctioned for Marie Curie Cancer Care at Bonhams Scottish Sale

. July 31, 2009

Bonhams is delighted to be including a specially commissioned Wemyss Pig – named Hamish – as part of their annual Scottish Sale which, this year, will be held in Edinburgh between 18-21 August. The so-called “Homecoming Pig” has been named in recognition of the Homecoming Scotland campaign, and all proceeds from the sale will be […]

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Rediscovered Sir Edwin Landseer painting for sale at Bonhams

Rediscovered Sir Edwin Landseer painting for sale at Bonhams

. July 31, 2009

A lost work by celebrated painter Sir Edwin Landseer has been rediscovered in a private English collection, and will be offered in Bonhams’ Scottish Sale in Edinburgh on August 21st. ‘Dunrobin Castle’, the most northerly major house in the British Isles, is the seat of the Dukes of Sutherland and one of the most powerful […]

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JUDY’S D&G – A LANDMARK RESTAURANT IN ST. JOSEPH, MO. – WILL HAVE ITS BUILDING, EQUIPMENT AND MEMORABILIA SOLD AT AUCTION AUGUST 20 & 22

JUDY’S D&G – A LANDMARK RESTAURANT IN ST. JOSEPH, MO. – WILL HAVE ITS BUILDING, EQUIPMENT AND MEMORABILIA SOLD AT AUCTION AUGUST 20 & 22

. July 30, 2009

Mayo Auction & Realty and Dirk Soulis Auctions will each take a day in the on-site event (ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) – Judy’s D&G Restaurant – a landmark St. Joseph dining facility that operated continuously from its opening during World War II until its recent closing – will be the object of a three-category, two-firm on-site […]

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Ritchie Bros. to hold large unreserved auction on site of former Vancouver, WA airport

Ritchie Bros. to hold large unreserved auction on site of former Vancouver, WA airport

. July 30, 2009

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers , the world’s largest industrial auctioneer, is conducting a large, public, multi-million dollar unreserved equipment auction on Friday, July 31, 2009 starting at 8:00 a.m. at the former Vancouver, Washington airport located at 13910 SE Mill Plain. Over the past week the number of equipment items being sold in the unreserved auction […]

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FONTAINE’S ADDS 300+ LOTS AND A SECOND DAY TO ITS CIVIL WAR, FIREARMS AND MILITARIA AUCTION; SALE WILL NOW BE SPREAD OVER THE WEEKEND OF AUG. 15-16

FONTAINE’S ADDS 300+ LOTS AND A SECOND DAY TO ITS CIVIL WAR, FIREARMS AND MILITARIA AUCTION; SALE WILL NOW BE SPREAD OVER THE WEEKEND OF AUG. 15-16

. July 30, 2009

(PITTSFIELD, Mass.) – What started out as a 500-lot, one-day auction of Civil War, Firearms & Militaria at Fontaine’s Auction Gallery – a sale that would have been impressive at that – has swollen to an 800+-lot colossus that will span the weekend of Aug. 15-16, starting at 11 a.m. both days. “Two private collections […]

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