Archive for September, 2011

Le Mans 24-Hour 1953-55 Austin-Healey ‘100’ Works Car to Headline at Mercedes-Benz World Sale

Le Mans 24-Hour 1953-55 Austin-Healey ‘100’ Works Car to Headline at Mercedes-Benz World Sale

. September 10, 2011 . 0 Comments

An unrestored works racing team 1953 Austin-Healey ‘100’ Special Test Car has been consigned to Bonhams’ December Sale at Mercedes-Benz World, Weybridge.This remarkably charismatic Le Mans car was campaigned in period by works drivers Lance Macklin, Gordon Wilkins and Marcel Becquart and is expected to realise in excess of £500,000. One of the illustrious Warwick […]

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RICHARD WINTERTON AUCTIONEERS REPORT INAUGURAL WESTON HALL VALUATION DAY A SUCCESS

RICHARD WINTERTON AUCTIONEERS REPORT INAUGURAL WESTON HALL VALUATION DAY A SUCCESS

. September 10, 2011 . 0 Comments

The first free antique valuation day at Weston Hall, Stafford was a resounding success yesterday (8th September). Richard Winterton was on hand to give his expert advice on all aspects of the auction business. Highlights included a vast consignment of hallmarked silver wares, a rare doll automaton and a number of rare and valuable medals […]

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FINE ART, PERIOD FURNITURE, ESTATE JEWELRY, STERLING SILVER, VINTAGE CLOCKS AND MORE TO BE SOLD SEPT. 24 BY CRESCENT CITY AUCTION GALLERY

FINE ART, PERIOD FURNITURE, ESTATE JEWELRY, STERLING SILVER, VINTAGE CLOCKS AND MORE TO BE SOLD SEPT. 24 BY CRESCENT CITY AUCTION GALLERY

. September 10, 2011 . 0 Comments

The event will be held in the firm’s gallery facility, located at 1015 Julia Street in New Orleans. (NEW ORLEANS, La.) – Hundreds of lots of original artwork, fine period furniture, wonderful estate jewelry, sterling silver, decorative accessories and more will be sold at a multi-estate auction planned for Saturday, Sept. 24, by Crescent City […]

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Bonhams to Auction Exquisite Jewels and a Rare Blue Diamond by Bulgari in September Sale

Bonhams to Auction Exquisite Jewels and a Rare Blue Diamond by Bulgari in September Sale

. September 9, 2011 . 0 Comments

Steeped in the glamorous era of 1960s film stars, La Dolce Vita, open-top sports cars and smoke- wreathed dinners, Bulgari became the byword that encapsulated the fashion and innovation in Italy at the time. With the realisation that film stars could provide the perfect setting for their stones, the jewellery house ensured the stars of […]

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Sotheby’s Announces First Sale of Fine Classical Chinese Paintings in New York

Sotheby’s Announces First Sale of Fine Classical Chinese Paintings in New York

. September 9, 2011 . 0 Comments

Sotheby’s will host Fine Classical Chinese Paintings, the first dedicated New York auction in this category for over a decade, on Tuesday 13 September 2011. The sale is made up of 80 diverse works from the Ming and Qing dynasties, as well as a small selection of modern and contemporary works that were executed clearly […]

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