Archive for December, 2010

Bonhams To Hold Second Tri-City Wine Auction

Bonhams To Hold Second Tri-City Wine Auction

. December 2, 2010 . 0 Comments

Bonhams is pleased to announce the December 11, 2010 three-city wine auction. The sale follows on from the successful October auction that totaled more than $1-million. Session 1 of the sale will be held in Bonhams’ New York sale room and simulcast to San Francisco and Los Angeles, and session 2 will be held in […]

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BROWN’S CELEBRATED INDIAN HERB BITTERS BOTTLE BRINGS $36,960 AT INTERNET & CATALOG AUCTION HELD BY AMERICAN BOTTLE AUCTIONS

BROWN’S CELEBRATED INDIAN HERB BITTERS BOTTLE BRINGS $36,960 AT INTERNET & CATALOG AUCTION HELD BY AMERICAN BOTTLE AUCTIONS

. December 1, 2010 . 0 Comments

It was just the 51st auction for the young firm, and it may have been their best sale ever. SACRAMENTO, Calif. – An outstanding, mint condition Brown’s Celebrated Indian Herb bitters bottle, patented Feb. 11, 1868, sold for $36,960 in an Internet and catalog auction held Oct. 29-Nov. 13 by American Bottle Auctions (www.americanbottle.com). It […]

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Jackie Kennedy Image for Auction at Bonhams New York

Jackie Kennedy Image for Auction at Bonhams New York

. December 1, 2010 . 0 Comments

One of the most famous and sombre images of the 20th century is for auction at Bonhams Madison Avenue New York on 9 December. Hours after the assassination of John Kennedy, Vice President Lyndon B Johnson raises his hand to be sworn in as the 36th President of the USA. Alongside him stands a shocked […]

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Richard Winterton to Auction Gunthermann Tinplate Aircraft Model

Richard Winterton to Auction Gunthermann Tinplate Aircraft Model

. December 1, 2010 . 0 Comments

Children all over the world will be looking forward to opening their presents on Christmas day in a few weeks time. One such lucky child back in the 1920’s/30’s would have been in awe finding this little toy glistening under the Christmas tree. It is a realistic model of an early monoplane propeller aircraft made […]

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Clarke Auction Antiques, Midcentury, Art Deco, Fine Art Holiday Sale

Clarke Auction Antiques, Midcentury, Art Deco, Fine Art Holiday Sale

. December 1, 2010 . 0 Comments

On Sunday, December 5th at 2:00 pm, Clarke Auction’s Holiday Sale will feature 400+ lots drawn from estates on Sutton Place, Park Avenue, and Gramercy Park as well as Larchmont, Princeton, Scarsdale and Greenwich estates. Antique highlights include two French Empire Secretaires a Abattant with Bronze Sphinxes; an 18th Provencal Commode; an English Regency Rosewood […]

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