Archive for May, 2012

Hart Davis Hart to Auction a Magnificent Selection of  Classic Bordeaux, Burgundy & Rare California Wines  on June 22nd & 23rd at Tru Restaurant in Chicago

Hart Davis Hart to Auction a Magnificent Selection of Classic Bordeaux, Burgundy & Rare California Wines on June 22nd & 23rd at Tru Restaurant in Chicago

| May 31, 2012

Sale Features First Growth Bordeaux, Top Vintages of DRC and an Encyclopedic Selection of Guigal’s Amazing Single-Vineyard Côte Rôties (Chicago, IL) – Hart Davis Hart Wine Co., the internationally renowned wine auction house and retailer, will hold an exciting two day auction of Finest and Rarest Wines on June 22nd and 23rd at award-winning restaurant […]

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Bonhams auction Sir Henry Cooper’s Gold Heavyweight Lonsdale Belt for £49,250

| May 31, 2012

Sir Henry Cooper’s Gold Heavyweight Lonsdale Belt went under the hammer at Bonhams Sporting & Golfing Memorabilia sale in Chester, selling for an outstanding price of £49,250. Bidders fought competitively for the belt, which is an impressive trophy first awarded by the 5th Earl of Lonsdale, an avid sportsman who was heavily involved in organising […]

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MODERN PAINTINGS AND ORIENTAL RUGS LEAD MAY 20 GROGAN AUCTION

MODERN PAINTINGS AND ORIENTAL RUGS LEAD MAY 20 GROGAN AUCTION

| May 31, 2012

Dedham , MA- On Sunday, May 20th, Grogan and Company Fine Art Auctioneers’ Dedham gallery was teeming with collectors of fine art and antiques from across the globe. The six hundred lot auction comprised of Paintings, Sculpture, Old Master drawings, Furniture, Decorative Works of Art, Oriental rugs, Jewelry and Silver from various estates and collections, […]

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Bonhams inaugural Contemporary art sale in Hong Kong resultss

| May 31, 2012

In a standing room only sale, frenzied bidding activity occurred within the auction room, by telephone and online. Bonhams Contemporary Art Department’s first dedicated sale in Hong Kong reached the superb total today of 90.6 million HKD/ 11.6 million USD, more than doubling the pre-sale estimate of 26.5 – 37.4 million HKD/ 3.4 – 4.8 […]

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Skinner, Inc. to host auction of Fine Jewelry in Boston on June 12

Skinner, Inc. to host auction of Fine Jewelry in Boston on June 12

| May 30, 2012

BOSTON, Mass – May 30, 2012 – Skinner, Inc. will host an auction of Fine Jewelry in its Boston gallery on Tuesday, June 12, 2012. The sale will feature over 550 lots of fine jewelry, including diamonds, natural pearls, colored stones and signed pieces by makers such as Buccellati, David Webb, Angela Cummings, Cartier, Schlumberger, […]

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Gold and silver coins lead Bonhams Memorial Day auction in Los Angeles

| May 30, 2012

Bonhams is pleased to announce a strong result for its Memorial Day auction of Rare Coins and Medals that took place on May 27. The 730-lot sale brought more than $1.353 million and offered a diverse group of fresh to market rarities from various owners, as well as coinage from the Estate of television and […]

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Bonhams to auction Andy Warhol print of Queen Elizabeth II

Bonhams to auction Andy Warhol print of Queen Elizabeth II

| May 30, 2012

A rare trial proof copy of Andy Warhol’s 1985 portrait of The Queen is to be auctioned at Bonhams Print Sale in London on 11 July. It is estimated at £40,000-60,000. The signed and numbered print, Queen Elizabeth II, is from the Reigning Queens series which also includes the Queens of Denmark, the Netherlands and […]

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