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 […]

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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 […]

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Keats Love Letter for Auction at Bonhams

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 […]

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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 […]

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Hank Aaron 1954 Rookie Jersey for Heritage Auction

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 […]

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