Archive for July, 2011

6th Annual Signature Chefs Auction in Boca Raton

6th Annual Signature Chefs Auction in Boca Raton

. July 22, 2011 . 0 Comments

Signature Chef Auction Chairs Jason & Jaclyn Brodie and Joshua & Marcy Friedman of Brodie & Friedman PA are pleased to announce that the 6th Annual Signature Chefs Auction will be held at the Boca Raton Resort & Club September 9, 2011 from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. The event begins with a VIP reception […]

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Morphy Auctions Announces New Sports Memorabilia Department

Morphy Auctions Announces New Sports Memorabilia Department

. July 22, 2011 . 0 Comments

Morphy Auctions’ CEO Dan Morphy has announced the addition of a full-service sports memorabilia department to his company’s growing roster of specialty divisions. The new department is supervised by Morphy’s chief operation officer Tom Sage Jr. “We decided to open a sports department because of the increasing number of requests from collectors who wanted to […]

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Sothebys Finest and Rarest Wines Auction Totals $1,387,218s

Sothebys Finest and Rarest Wines Auction Totals $1,387,218s

. July 21, 2011 . 0 Comments

Sothebys London Finest and Rarest Wines auction totaled $1,387,218 £861,626 ($1,387,218). Stephen Mould, Head of Sotheby’s European Wine Department, said: “A solid end to one of our most successful first half years ever. We are already 70% up on last year’s total for the same period with sales in London exceeding £11,000,000. Yesterday’s auction saw […]

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Chateau Lafite Rothschild 1982 Brings $50,788 To Lead $2.7+ Million Heritage Wine Auction

Chateau Lafite Rothschild 1982 Brings $50,788 To Lead $2.7+ Million Heritage Wine Auction

. July 21, 2011 . 0 Comments

A case of Chateau Lafite Rothschild 1982, Pauillac, brought $50,788 to lead the day in the joint Heritage Auctions and Greg Martin Auctions $2.7+ million June 16 Signature® Wine Auction, held at the company’s Beverly Hills offices and simulcast live to Hong Kong. “Good results across the board,” said Frank Martell, Heritage’s Director of Fine […]

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artnet Auction Andy Warhol Flowers Painting for Over US 1.3 Million

artnet Auction Andy Warhol Flowers Painting for Over US 1.3 Million

. July 21, 2011 . 0 Comments

artnet Auctions achieved a world record for the sale of an Andy Warhol 1978 painting entitled Flowers, which sold for US$1,322,500 (Premium), on Wednesday, July 20, 2011. Andy Warhol, Flowers, 1978. Acrylic and silkscreen inks on canvas, 22 x 22 in. Est. US$1,100,000–1,500,000. Sold for US$1,322,500 Premium The buyer was a private American collector. The […]

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