Archive for June, 2011

MONUMENTAL R.J. HORNER 12-PIECE FIGURAL MAHOGANY DINING ROOM SET SOARS TO $100,300 AT FONTAINE’S AUCTION GALLERY SALE HELD ON MAY 21

MONUMENTAL R.J. HORNER 12-PIECE FIGURAL MAHOGANY DINING ROOM SET SOARS TO $100,300 AT FONTAINE’S AUCTION GALLERY SALE HELD ON MAY 21

. June 10, 2011 . 0 Comments

It was an Exceptional Cataloged Antique Auction, held at Fontaine’s gallery in Pittsfield, Mass. (PITTSFIELD, Mass.) – A monumental circa-1890 R.J. Horner figural carved mahogany 12-piece dining room set – consisting of a dining table, sideboard, china cabinet, server and set of eight dining room chairs – soared to $100,300 at an Exceptional Cataloged Antique […]

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Sotheby’s To Auction Newly Discovered Work by Sir Anthony Van Dyck in London Sale

Sotheby’s To Auction Newly Discovered Work by Sir Anthony Van Dyck in London Sale

. June 10, 2011 . 0 Comments

Portrait Has Descended through the Same Family for Over 200 Years and Has Been Known as the “Confesseur de Rubens” Sotheby’s has announced that it will sell a newly discovered portrait by the great 17th Century Flemish painter Sir Anthony Van Dyck in its 6th July 2011 sale of Old Master and British Paintings in […]

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Napoleon Bonaparte Glass for London Auction of British and European Glass and Paperweights

Napoleon Bonaparte Glass for London Auction of British and European Glass and Paperweights

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A wine glass that is thought to have belonged to Napoleon Bonaparte is to be part of the auction of Fine British and European Glass and Paperweights on 15th June 2011 at Bonhams, New Bond Street, London. The glass is offered in a red-leather coated wooden case with gilded toolwork, and attached to the case […]

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Messel Dish for Bonhams Silver Auction on June 22

Messel Dish for Bonhams Silver Auction on June 22

. June 10, 2011 . 0 Comments

A silver rose water dish with links to the Royal family, the Royal Ballet and one of the National Trust’s best loved gardens is for sale at the Fine Silver Sale at Bonhams on 22 June. The Messel dish, estimated at between £10,000-15,000 was a 21st birthday present to Linley Messel whose sister Anne was […]

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Furniture, Decorative Arts And Paintings Sale on June 23 to Close Bonhams New York Season

Furniture, Decorative Arts And Paintings Sale on June 23 to Close Bonhams New York Season

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Bonhams New York will hold its final auction of the season, on June 23, entitled American and European Furniture, Decorative Arts and Paintings. Sourced from various private collectors, the auction’s contents offer a wider array of decorative objects from a diverse range of collecting fields. Star lots in the sale come from a selection of […]

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