Archive for December, 2011

Collection of baseball board games for sale at Heritage Auctions

Collection of baseball board games for sale at Heritage Auctions

. December 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

The finest collection of vintage baseball-themed board and arcade games ever assembled, The Dr. Mark W. Cooper Collection, is currently being offered in its entirety via Private Treaty sale from Heritage Auctions. “The best-known documentation of baseball’s rich history comes in the form of the rare early cardboard that bears the faces of great players,” […]

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Leading artists auction self portraits for Face Britain

Leading artists auction self portraits for Face Britain

. December 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

Quentin Blake, Angela de la Cruz, Tracey Emin, Ryan Gander, Rankin, Gerald Scarfe, Bob & Roberta Smith and Gavin Turk are amongst the high-profile artists contributing self portraits to the Face Britain project. As well as these artists, a wide range of well known faces from the worlds of film, TV, theatre, sport, music, fashion […]

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A TWO-DAY, THREE-SESSION MULTI-ESTATE SALE FEATURING FINE PAINTINGS, PORCELAIN, HOLLYWOOD MEMORABILIA, MOVIE POSTERS, POP CULTURE, ROCK ‘N’ ROLL ITEMS AND MORE WILL BE HELD JAN. 19-20 BY PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS

A TWO-DAY, THREE-SESSION MULTI-ESTATE SALE FEATURING FINE PAINTINGS, PORCELAIN, HOLLYWOOD MEMORABILIA, MOVIE POSTERS, POP CULTURE, ROCK ‘N’ ROLL ITEMS AND MORE WILL BE HELD JAN. 19-20 BY PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS

. December 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

The event will be held in the firm’s showroom, located at #1 Neil Court in Oceanside, New York (OCEANSIDE, N.Y.) – A huge two-day, three-session multi-estate sale featuring hundreds of quality, fresh-to-the-market lots of original artwork, fine porcelain, Hollywood memorabilia, movie posters, pop culture and rock ‘n’ roll items and more will be held Jan. […]

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Hart Davis Hart Remains 1 Wine Auction House in US  Finishing Year with $37.4M in Sales

Hart Davis Hart Remains 1 Wine Auction House in US Finishing Year with $37.4M in Sales

. December 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

Achieves Highest Sell-Through Rate in the Industry (Chicago, IL) – Hart Davis Hart capped off another highly successful year with a remarkably strong auction in Chicago on December 10th, realizing $4,263,270 against a pre-sale auction estimate of $3,033,500- $4,534,540. One of the featured consignments, A Selection of Remarkable Burgundy from an East Coast Collector, inspired […]

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Bonhams create new art world records in 2011

Bonhams create new art world records in 2011

. December 22, 2011 . 0 Comments

2011 saw a series of art world records broken at Bonhams salerooms round the world. These include: Chinese Art Bonhams Hong Kong set a new outright world record for a Chinese snuff bottle on 28 November 2011, at the auction of the celebrated Mary and George Bloch Collection: Part IV at the Island Shangri-La Hotel, […]

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