Archive for September, 2010

Edward Prince of Wales Tie Pin for Richard Winterton Lichfield Auction

Edward Prince of Wales Tie Pin for Richard Winterton Lichfield Auction

. September 17, 2010 . 0 Comments

An exquisite tie pin gifted by Edward Prince of Wales, (1894-1972) (Later King Edward VIII) to a chauffeur in 1923 is to appear at auction on 30th September. Discovered on a valuation day in Lichfield, the 15ct gold pin is surmounted with an enamelled ‘E’ and plumes contained in the original case with letter from […]

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Ron Arad Rover Chairs for Bonhams Auction

Ron Arad Rover Chairs for Bonhams Auction

. September 17, 2010 . 0 Comments

A pair of ‘Rover’ chairs created by Ron Arad for his Covent Garden-based architectural design office/showroom One Off are also to be offered in the sale. Estimated at £5,000 – 7,000, the chairs were one of his first designs for One Off and comprise a scrap yard seat from a Rover 200 car mounted on […]

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Sotheby’s New York Asia Week Auctions Total $27,649,251

Sotheby’s New York Asia Week Auctions Total $27,649,251

. September 17, 2010 . 0 Comments

Sotheby’s New York Asia Week auctions have concluded with the South Asian Art sale which made $7,547,250 to bring the overall total for the week to $27,649,251 well within the $ 21.9/31.2 million estimate. The sales stated on Tuesday with the Joe Grimberg Collection of Chinese Snuff Bottles which brought $4,931,626 and was 83% sold […]

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Columbus Self Storage Auction Hilliard Ohio

Columbus Self Storage Auction Hilliard Ohio

. September 17, 2010 . 0 Comments

Westbelt Storage, a Columbus Self Storage facility near Hilliard Ohio, announced that it will conduct a public auction on Saturday, September 18, 2010. At this Self Storage Auction the content of 7 storage units will be sold to the highest bidder. The self storage auction will start at 11 am at Westbelt Storage. Directions are […]

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Chinese White Jade Dragon Seal Expected to Auction for Millions at Bonhams

Chinese White Jade Dragon Seal Expected to Auction for Millions at Bonhams

. September 16, 2010 . 0 Comments

A stunning piece of China’s Imperial history – a seal personally commissioned by the Qianlong Emperor (1711-1799) – will be the highlight of Bonhams Sale of Fine Chinese Art on November 11th in London. The perfect four centimeter square jade seal bearing the inscription ‘Zi Qiang Bu Xi’, (‘Self-Strengthening Never Ceases’) is closely linked to […]

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