Archive for June, 2011

Bonhams Moving to Tunbridge Wells

Bonhams Moving to Tunbridge Wells

. June 29, 2011 . 0 Comments

Bonhams is to take part of the ground floor of Royal Victoria House in the Pantiles, Tunbridge Wells, as its new operational base in Kent and Sussex from Monday July 4th. The building is so named as Queen Victoria stayed there presumably when taking the waters. Royal Victoria House is situated within the famous Pantiles […]

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IRS to Hold Auction in O’Fallon Illinois

IRS to Hold Auction in O’Fallon Illinois

. June 28, 2011 . 0 Comments

The IRS is to hold an auction in O’Fallon on 6/30/2011 at 10:00 AM. The auction will be held at 10 a.m. at Dodge Moving & Storage at 1430 N. Frontage Road in O’Fallon. Property and can be previewed from noon to 4 p.m. Wednesday and 8:30 a.m. Thursday. Sale items include a 1954 Bentley, […]

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Ahasuerus Fromanteel Cupid Clock Auctioned for £692,000

Ahasuerus Fromanteel Cupid Clock Auctioned for £692,000

. June 28, 2011 . 0 Comments

A recently discovered, English ebony bracket clock attributed to Ahasuerus Fromanteel sold for a remarkable £692,000 on 28 June at Bonhams, New Bond Street, as part of its sale of Fine Clocks and Watches. The clock, which was found in a private European collection in mid-May this year, and had been in the same family […]

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Hart Davis Hart Sells $6.3 Million at Auction Bringing Total Sales in the First Half of 2011 to $23 Million, Up 45% From the Previous Year

Hart Davis Hart Sells $6.3 Million at Auction Bringing Total Sales in the First Half of 2011 to $23 Million, Up 45% From the Previous Year

. June 28, 2011 . 0 Comments

(Chicago, IL) – Hart Davis Hart closed the first half of the year with a successful two-day auction this weekend, realizing $6,275,781.50 against a pre-sale auction estimate of $4,597,360-$6,882,000. Bidders participated from 38 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, as well as Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, […]

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Sotheby’s Paris Old Master & 19th Century Paintings and Drawings Sale Sets Record

Sotheby’s Paris Old Master & 19th Century Paintings and Drawings Sale Sets Record

. June 28, 2011 . 0 Comments

Sotheby’s Paris, sale devoted to Old Master & 19th Century Paintings & Drawings, yielded €7.6m – the highest total for a sale of Old Master & 19th Century Paintings & Drawings by Sotheby’s France to date, including three world records. The sale’s highest price of €1,241,252/$1,773,492 was paid by a French buyer for an exceptional […]

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