Archive for October, 2009

CARDBOARD DIORAMA ADVERTISING MAYO-SKINNER AUTOMATIC WINDSHIELD CLEANER CLIMBS TO $5,060 AT PETROLIANA & ADVERTISING SALE HELD. OCT. 16

CARDBOARD DIORAMA ADVERTISING MAYO-SKINNER AUTOMATIC WINDSHIELD CLEANER CLIMBS TO $5,060 AT PETROLIANA & ADVERTISING SALE HELD. OCT. 16

. October 22, 2009

Auction was conducted by Matthews Auctions, LLC, in Peotone, Ill., the day before an annual show. (PEOTONE, Ill.) – A dazzling cardboard diorama, advertising Mayo-Skinner Automatic Windshield Cleaner and graded 8.5 on a 1-10 scale for condition, sold for $5,060 at a Fall Peotone Petroliana & Advertising Auction held Oct. 16 by Matthews Auctions, LLC, […]

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SKINNER AMERICAN FURNITURE & DECORATIVE ARTS AT AUCTION; NOVEMBER 8TH, BOSTON

SKINNER AMERICAN FURNITURE & DECORATIVE ARTS AT AUCTION; NOVEMBER 8TH, BOSTON

. October 22, 2009

Auction offerings include early Americana marine paintings, weathervanes, naïve portraiture, Federal furniture and clocks BOSTON, Mass. – www.skinnerinc.com – Skinner, Inc. one of the world’s leading auction houses for antiques and fine art, will host an auction of American Furniture and Decorative Arts on Sunday, Nov 8h at 11 a.m. in its Boston gallery, located […]

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Charterhouse Maps and Atlas Auction

Charterhouse Maps and Atlas Auction

. October 22, 2009

A collection of maps and atlases worth many thousands of pounds are included in the Charterhouse auction of pictures, books and antiques in Sherborne, Dorset. UK on Friday 23rd October. “They were collected by the Somerset vendors’ uncle for many years. Although he had a keen interest in geography, he was also part of the […]

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Christie’s to Auction Orientalist Masterpieces in London

Christie’s to Auction Orientalist Masterpieces in London

. October 22, 2009

Christie’s will offer a highly curated auction of 24 Orientalist masterpieces on November 25, 2009 in London. An important Private Collection of 9 works will form the core of the sale and includes four works by Jean-Léon Gérôme and three exceptional watercolors by John Frederick Lewis. These works will be complimented by important masterpieces of […]

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Porsche 356B Super 90 Auctioned At Shannons Sydney Sale

Porsche 356B Super 90 Auctioned At Shannons Sydney Sale

. October 22, 2009

A very original 1960 model Porsche 356B Super 90 coupe requiring some refurbishment was the top priced vehicle at Shannons Spring Classic Auction in Sydney on 12th October, selling for $67,000 – well above its pre-auction high estimate of $48,000. The unmolested Porsche, which had been in the hands of the same owner since 1964, […]

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