Archive for January, 2012

Morphy’s to auction fine Tiffany silver, antique telephones and armor Feb. 24-25

Morphy’s to auction fine Tiffany silver, antique telephones and armor Feb. 24-25

| January 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

The 40-lot grouping of armor is one of several collections featured in Morphy’s Feb. 24-25 General Antiques auction, along with Tiffany silver, early telephones, antique American firearms, jewelry and watches. French 1906 Circuit des Ardennes Belges poster, signed ‘Montaut,’ est. $400-$800. Photo Morphy Auctions Day one of Morphy’s 1,350-lot auction – a Friday session – […]

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Phillips de Pury & Company London announces market leadership in photographs sales

| January 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

Phillips de Pury & Company announced it has become the London market leader in the sale of Photographs following on from the success of the last auction in November 2011 which achieved £1,664,750; selling 74% by lot and 86% by value. The Phillips de Pury photographs department in London maintains its position as a leader […]

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I.M. Chait to auction Important Chinese Ceramics & Asian Works of Art during Asia Week

I.M. Chait to auction Important Chinese Ceramics & Asian Works of Art during Asia Week

| January 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

When the doors are opened to I.M. Chait’s elegant Manhattan gallery space during Asia Week New York (March 16-24), the management and staff of the family-owned southern California firm expect to welcome many old friends to their preview and March 21 auction of Important Chinese Ceramics & Asian Works of Art. Spinach jade brushpot, est. […]

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Billy Wright Collection Leads Heritage’s Feb. 22-24 Vintage Comics and Comic Art Auction

| January 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Billy Wright Collection, a newly CGC-pedigreed collection – featuring five of the top six comic books in the hobby, all unrestored and all offered without reserves – leads the way in Heritage’s Feb. 22-24 Vintage Comics and Comic Art Signature® Auction, taking place at the Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion (Ukrainian Institute of America) at 2 East […]

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SHOWTIME AUCTION SERVICES PRESENTS THE ENTIRE AL AND PEG ARAIZA COLLECTION AND PART 1 OF THE OUTSTANDING PEDAL CAR AND TOY COLLECTION OF ED AND CHRISTY RAMSEY TO BE SOLD MAR. 30th Thru APR. 1st

SHOWTIME AUCTION SERVICES PRESENTS THE ENTIRE AL AND PEG ARAIZA COLLECTION AND PART 1 OF THE OUTSTANDING PEDAL CAR AND TOY COLLECTION OF ED AND CHRISTY RAMSEY TO BE SOLD MAR. 30th Thru APR. 1st

| January 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

The sale will be conducted at the Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (ANN ARBOR, Mich.) – The 35-year collection of Al and Peg Araiza, collectors in many categories, will headline a massive, three-day auction slated for Mar. 30-Apr. 1 by Showtime Auction Services, at the Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds in Ann Arbor. […]

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31 Dog Paintings by Reuben Ward Binks from Bolton for auction at Bonhams

31 Dog Paintings by Reuben Ward Binks from Bolton for auction at Bonhams

| January 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Thirty one works by the renowned canine artist, Reuben Ward Binks (1880-1950), who regularly painted for the Royal family, will feature in the Dogs in Show & Field: The Fine Art Sale on 15th February 2012 at Bonhams New York saleroom. Reuben Ward Binks Reuben Ward Binks was born in Halliwell, Bolton in 1880 and […]

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Bonhams to auction 1961 Ferrari Barn Find belonging to Oscar winning Producer Agostino ‘Dino’ De Laurentiis

| January 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

A 1961 Ferrari 250GTE 2+2 ‘Series 1′ Coupé that belonged to the famous Italian producer Agostino De Laurentiis will be on of the highlights of the Collectors’ Motor Cars and Automobilia sale, taking place at Bonhams Oxford on March 3rd 2012. With coachwork by Pininfarina, the brief had been to produce a 2+2 without sacrificing […]

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