Archive for March, 2011

TWO MAJOR SALES ARE PLANNED BY STEVENS AUCTION COMPANY FOR APRIL: A MULTI-ESTATE SALE APR. 16th AND A FURNITURE STORE LIQUIDATION APR.30th

TWO MAJOR SALES ARE PLANNED BY STEVENS AUCTION COMPANY FOR APRIL: A MULTI-ESTATE SALE APR. 16th AND A FURNITURE STORE LIQUIDATION APR.30th

| March 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

(ABERDEEN, Miss.) – There will be no rest for the weary at Stevens Auction Company in April. The firm has two major events lined up: the multi-estate auction of three prominent estates on Saturday, April 16, at 10 a.m (CDT); and the on-site liquidation of the contents of Nostalgia Furniture, nationally known furniture makers, on […]

Continue Reading

Richard Winterton to Auction Heroes Medals

Richard Winterton to Auction Heroes Medals

| March 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

An exceptional selection of military medals have been discovered recently on a valuation day and are to be sold on 2nd June at Richard Winterton Auctioneers, Fradley Park, Lichfield. The group includes a WW11 Distinguished Flying Medal to 1237627 F/Sgt. G.W. HOOPER R.A.F; Queen’s Sudan Medal and Khedive’s Sudan Medal with the Atbara and Khartoum […]

Continue Reading

Keats Love Letter for Auction at Bonhams

| March 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

The last letter in private hands from Keats to his lover Fanny Brawne has set a world record for a document by the poet when it sold for £96,000 at the Roy Davids Collection of Papers and Portraits at Bonhams today (29 March). It has been sold to an America buyer. The previous record was […]

Continue Reading

Paul Gauguin Print Sets Auction Record at Sotheby’s

Paul Gauguin Print Sets Auction Record at Sotheby’s

| March 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

A new auction record for a print by Paul Gauguin was achieved when Crouching Tahitian Woman Seen From The Back sold for £577,250 ($924,466), over three times the estimate (£180,000-220,000), at a Sotheby’s in London. The traced monotype, or ‘printed drawing’, was fiercely contested by a number of determined bidders, finally selling to a private […]

Continue Reading

Hank Aaron 1954 Rookie Jersey for Heritage Auction

| March 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Milwaukee Braves baseball jersey that Hank Aaron – arguably the greatest living hero of the golden age of America’s pastime – wore in 1954, the year that began his fabled career, will be the centerpiece of Heritage Auctions’ April 21-22 Signature® Sports Memorabilia Auction. It is expected to bring $200,000+. “Short of Babe Ruth […]

Continue Reading

THE ESTATE OF THE LATE DR. TANJA B. TARSEY – A CHEMIST WHO LIVED IN THE UPSCALE BAY POINT AREA OF PANAMA CITY BEACH, FLA. — WILL BE SOLD THE WEEKEND OF APRIL 29-30 BY THE SPECIALISTS OF THE SOUTH IN PANAMA CITY

THE ESTATE OF THE LATE DR. TANJA B. TARSEY – A CHEMIST WHO LIVED IN THE UPSCALE BAY POINT AREA OF PANAMA CITY BEACH, FLA. — WILL BE SOLD THE WEEKEND OF APRIL 29-30 BY THE SPECIALISTS OF THE SOUTH IN PANAMA CITY

| March 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

Dr. Tarsey, a philanthropist, collected fine art, Asian objects, porcelains, silver, jewelry, more. (PANAMA CITY, Fla.) – The estate of the late Dr. Tanja B. Tarsey – a chemist and philanthropist who died in 2009 and collected fine art, Asian objects, porcelain pieces, better furniture, estate silver, fancy jewelry and more – will be sold […]

Continue Reading

Chinese Porcelain and Works of Art Auctioned at Sotheby’s New York

Chinese Porcelain and Works of Art Auctioned at Sotheby’s New York

| March 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

Sotheby’s New York have auctioned the Property of a Palm Beach Private Collector achieving $8,397,649, almost double the pre-sale high estimate*. The auction was led by a strong group of over 80 pieces of Chinese porcelain and works of art, most notably A Rare Large Chinese ‘Famille-Rose’ ‘Millefleurs’ Altar Garniture bearing six character Qianlong marks […]

Continue Reading