Archive for March, 2011

Artfact Live! February Auction Results Roundup

Artfact Live! February Auction Results Roundup

. March 22, 2011 . 0 Comments

Highlights include James D. Julia’s Winter Antiques & Fine Art Auction with over 600 online bidders from 17 countries; Doyle New York’s sale of the Estate of Lena Horne with more than a thousand online bids and National Book Auctions’ February 27th auction with over 73% of the lots sold online. Gorringes, “Fine Art, Antiques […]

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Hart Davis Hart Lafite Auction is 100% Sold, Posting $5.8 Million  Amidst Strong Global Bidding

Hart Davis Hart Lafite Auction is 100% Sold, Posting $5.8 Million Amidst Strong Global Bidding

. March 22, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Largest Selection of Lafite Ever Offered at Auction Portion of Proceeds Donated to Japanese Relief Efforts Hart Davis Hart, America’s largest wine auction house, conducted a highly successful auction over the weekend devoted exclusively to the wines of Château Lafite-Rothschild. The sale comprised the largest selection of Lafite ever offered at auction and was […]

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Louisa May Alcott discoveries for Auction at Bonhams

Louisa May Alcott discoveries for Auction at Bonhams

. March 22, 2011 . 0 Comments

The most important collection of papers & Portraits to come to the market in 30 years – which includes two American discoveries- will be sold at Bonhams in London on March 29th as the Roy Davids Collection. Roy Davids was for many years the Head of Books at Sotheby’s. He is a published poet and […]

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Albrecht Durer Star Charts for Sotheby’s Prints Auction

Albrecht Durer Star Charts for Sotheby’s Prints Auction

. March 21, 2011 . 0 Comments

Sotheby’s London Sale of Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints, on Wednesday, 30 March, 2011, will present for sale the earliest printed star charts, in the form of a pair of extremely rare woodcuts by Albrecht Dürer depicting A Map of the Northern Sky and A Map of the Southern Sky. These two celestial maps […]

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HUGE WEEKEND MULTI-ESTATE SALE PLANNED FOR APR. 1-3 BY PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS, IN THE FIRM’S SHOWROOM AT 1 NEIL COURT IN OCEANSIDE, N.Y.

HUGE WEEKEND MULTI-ESTATE SALE PLANNED FOR APR. 1-3 BY PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS, IN THE FIRM’S SHOWROOM AT 1 NEIL COURT IN OCEANSIDE, N.Y.

. March 21, 2011 . 0 Comments

Hundreds of quality, fresh-to-the-market lots will cross the block, in a wide array of categories. (OCEANSIDE, N.Y.) – No sooner had Philip Weiss Auctions closed the books on a huge weekend multi-estate sale March 4-6 than one just as big was being planned for a month later. The firm will host a massive three-day event […]

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