Archive for May, 2010

Bonhams New York Natural History Auction

Bonhams New York Natural History Auction

. May 5, 2010

On May 27th Bonhams New York will present their highly anticipated Natural History auction. Consisting of over 443 lots, the sale includes fossils, meteorites, amber, zoology, lapidary arts, minerals and exotic gemstone jewelry. “Sales of fossils at our October 2009 auction in Las Vegas broke multiple world auction records,” co-director of Bonhams’ Natural History Department, […]

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Tribal Arts Auction At Bonhams New York

Tribal Arts Auction At Bonhams New York

. May 5, 2010

On May 13th Bonhams will present a highly anticipated sale of Fine African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art at its New York galleries. Comprised of nearly 200 lots, the sale includes works of art from a number of distinguished collections as well exceptional pieces from various owners. Featured is a group of twenty-four African works of […]

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RUSSIAN GRANDEUR COMES TO BELLMANS AUCTION

RUSSIAN GRANDEUR COMES TO BELLMANS AUCTION

. May 5, 2010

AN IMPORTANT pair of Russian Imperial Porcelain Vases, dating from the reign of Czar Alexander I (1777-1825) will be offered on the first day of Bellmans three-day sale on Wednesday, May 19, 2010. The sale will take place at Wisborough Green, West Sussex and they vases are estimated at £20,000-30,000. Measuring 40.5cm high, the vases […]

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Forbes Collection of Winston Churchill Letters and Books for Christie’s Auction

Forbes Collection of Winston Churchill Letters and Books for Christie’s Auction

. May 5, 2010

Christie’s London has announced that they will offer at auction the most important and comprehensive private collection of letters and books related to Winston Churchill ever assembled. Presenting an insight into the mind and methods of one of the greatest statesmen of the 20th century, the collection was assembled over a period of more than […]

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Mark Twain National Forest Adjoining Land to Sell at Public Auction

Mark Twain National Forest Adjoining Land to Sell at Public Auction

. May 5, 2010

United Country Lippard Auctioneers, Inc., (www.lippardauctions.com) announces the absolute public auction of 400 acres adjoining Mark Twain National Forest in Edgar Springs, Mo., according to Troy Lippard, auctioneer. “This is a sportsman and nature lover’s dream,” commented Lippard. “It isn’t often you come across a large acreage tract that adjoins the national forest. The end-of-the-road […]

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