Archive for February, 2010

Marshall Auctions to Sell Ocean City Luxury Condos

Marshall Auctions to Sell Ocean City Luxury Condos

. February 17, 2010

The collapse of an Ocean City real-estate partnership has led to competing auctions for waterfront condominiums — and created an opportunity for real-estate bargain hunters. On Saturday, February 27, Marshall Auctions will hold an auction of 11 luxury condo units and available boat slips, all of which are part of Bahia Vista, an upscale bayside […]

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GORDON S. CONVERSE & CO. WILL KICK OFF 2010 WITH A DISCOVERY ANTIQUE AUCTION ON THURSDAY, MAR. 25, IN WAYNE, PA.; 250 LOTS WILL BE OFFERED

GORDON S. CONVERSE & CO. WILL KICK OFF 2010 WITH A DISCOVERY ANTIQUE AUCTION ON THURSDAY, MAR. 25, IN WAYNE, PA.; 250 LOTS WILL BE OFFERED

. February 16, 2010

(WAYNE, Pa.) – Coming off a highly successful vintage clocks and horology auction at the end of last year, in which about 250 lots changed hands (half of them being wood shelf clocks dating to the early 19th century), Gordon S. Converse & Co. will ring in 2010 with a Discovery Antique Auction on Thursday, […]

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Batman Comic To Set Price Record at Heritage Auction Galleries

Batman Comic To Set Price Record at Heritage Auction Galleries

. February 16, 2010

A rare copy of the first Batman comic book has far surpassed the previous comic books record price, $317,000, paid for a first Superman comic in 2009, and the bidding is still underway with Batman already at $418,250. Super heroes and pop culture fans will learn the final, new record price when the auction ends […]

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THE CONTENTS OF A FIRE FIGHTING MUSEUM, A PRIVATE ARCADE MACHINES COLLECTION AND NEARLY 150 RARE TOYS AND BANKS WILL BE SOLD APR. 9-11

THE CONTENTS OF A FIRE FIGHTING MUSEUM, A PRIVATE ARCADE MACHINES COLLECTION AND NEARLY 150 RARE TOYS AND BANKS WILL BE SOLD APR. 9-11

. February 15, 2010

The three-day weekend event will be held in Ann Arbor, Mich., by Showtime Auction Services (ANN ARBOR, Mich.) – – Nearly 2,000 lots from several major collections in an array of categories – firefighting items from the Granite Handtub Museum in Newmarket, N.H., a private arcade machine collection, around 150 rare toys and banks and […]

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Sekoto & Pierneef Paintings for Bonhams Auction

Sekoto & Pierneef Paintings for Bonhams Auction

. February 15, 2010

Bonhams sale of South African art on March 24th in London boasts stunning works by Sekoto and Pierneef, two of the sub continents leading artists. A glorious glowing Gerard Sekoto (South African, 1913-1993) oil painting, titled ‘Market Street Scene, Cape Town’ 35.5 x 45.7cm (14 x 18in) is without doubt the highlight of this sale. […]

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