Archive for December, 2010

Maud Earl Labrador Dog Painting for Auction

Maud Earl Labrador Dog Painting for Auction

. December 21, 2010 . 0 Comments

A painting by Maud Earl showing the black Labrador Peter of Faskally, father of 32 field trial champions and the original blood line for all present day Chocolate Labradors, is to be a highlight of the ‘Dogs in Show & Field: The Fine Art Sale’ on 16th February 2011 at Bonhams New York. The painting, […]

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Marlene Dumas Painting for Auction at Bonhams

Marlene Dumas Painting for Auction at Bonhams

. December 21, 2010 . 0 Comments

The earliest known work by an artist acknowledged as one of today’s leading international female painters, Marlene Dumas, whose pictures sells for millions, will be auctioned by Bonhams on March 23rd in a sale of South African Art. Dumas painted this charming picture of a girl for a student friend, Alida Louw, on the occasion […]

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ORIGINAL UMC LITHOGRAPH BULLET BOARD FEATURING BATTLESHIP SCENE AND OVER 170 ATTACHED CARTRIDGES GAVELS FOR $2,938 AT SOLDUSA.COM

ORIGINAL UMC LITHOGRAPH BULLET BOARD FEATURING BATTLESHIP SCENE AND OVER 170 ATTACHED CARTRIDGES GAVELS FOR $2,938 AT SOLDUSA.COM

. December 20, 2010 . 0 Comments

(MATTHEWS, N.C.) – An original United Metal Cartridges reprint lithograph bullet board showing ships and a battleship scene, and with over 170 attached cartridges, sold for $2,938 in an Internet and catalog auction that ended Nov. 20 by SoldUSA.com. Around 2,000 lots of militaria, guns, ammo and hunting and fishing collectibles changed hands in the […]

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A Duo of Strong, Post Thanksgiving Sales Feeds the Habits of Garth’s Bidders

A Duo of Strong, Post Thanksgiving Sales Feeds the Habits of Garth’s Bidders

. December 20, 2010 . 0 Comments

The weekend after Thanksgiving proved once again that antique collectors and aficionados are looking to be fed by sales of fresh to the market, quality furniture, art and decorative accessories. Garth’s Auctioneers & Appraisers’ 50th Annual Thanksgiving Americana sale on November 26-27, which featured the renowned Quaker Hill collection of Richard and the late Sue […]

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Old Persian Recipe for Auction at Bonhams

Old Persian Recipe for Auction at Bonhams

. December 20, 2010 . 0 Comments

Bonhams next sale of Indian and Islamic Art on January 19th 2011 in New Bond Street, features a 19th century recipe manuscript that offers a fascinating insight into the preparation of various dishes in Qajar Persia, more than a century ago. Commissioned by Muhammad Quli Khan-e Qajar Quyunlu, Majd al-Sultaneh (d. 1905), this Persian manuscript […]

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