Archive for May, 2012

FULL SHEET OF 80 CHINESE YEAR OF THE MONKEY STAMPS FROM 1980 BRINGS $135,600 AT THREE-DAY AUCTION HELD APRIL 19-21 BY PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS

FULL SHEET OF 80 CHINESE YEAR OF THE MONKEY STAMPS FROM 1980 BRINGS $135,600 AT THREE-DAY AUCTION HELD APRIL 19-21 BY PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS

. May 5, 2012

The sheet was by far the top lot of the nearly 2,000 fresh-to-the-market lots that came up for bid. (OCEANSIDE, N.Y.) – A full sheet of 80 post office-fresh Chinese Year of the Monkey stamps, purchased in 1980 by the consignor at a post office inside the People’s Republic of China, sold for $135,600 at […]

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EUROPEAN DECORATIONS AND ORIENTAL RUGS FEATURED AT GROGAN’S MAY AUCTION

EUROPEAN DECORATIONS AND ORIENTAL RUGS FEATURED AT GROGAN’S MAY AUCTION

. May 5, 2012

Dedham , MA – A large collection of European decorative works of art and an impressive selection of Fine Oriental Rugs and Carpets will be featured at Grogan and Company’s upcoming May auction. The auction, which will begin at 12 noon on Sunday, May 20th, will be comprised of over 600 lots of American and […]

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OVER 400 LOTS OF ANTIQUE CLOCKS, ASIAN OBJECTS, FINE ART, VINTAGE TOYS AND MORE WILL BE SOLD THURSDAY, MAY 24th, BY GORDON S. CONVERSE & CO

OVER 400 LOTS OF ANTIQUE CLOCKS, ASIAN OBJECTS, FINE ART, VINTAGE TOYS AND MORE WILL BE SOLD THURSDAY, MAY 24th, BY GORDON S. CONVERSE & CO

. May 5, 2012

The auction will be held at the Peoples Light & Theater Company in Malvern, Pa., at 10:30 a.m. (MALVERN, Pa.) – Over 400 quality lots of important antique clocks, Asian objects, fine art, toys and toy trains, period furniture, Native American and African objects, decorative accessories and porcelain will be sold at auction Thursday, May […]

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Newly discovered Henry F. Farny masterwork makes $362,500 at Bonhams Los Angeles auction

Newly discovered Henry F. Farny masterwork makes $362,500 at Bonhams Los Angeles auction

. May 4, 2012

The May 1, 2012 auction of California and Western Paintings and Sculpture at Bonhams offered a wide array of important Western scenes, Plein Air, Society of Six and land and cityscapes. Simulcast to San Francisco. The highly-anticipated auction featured “Southern Plains Indian Warrior” by Henry F. Farny, which was discovered at an estate sale. The […]

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Skinner May Discovery Sale to Feature Antique Dolls, Toys, Ephemera, Books, and Collectibles on May 16 – 17

Skinner May Discovery Sale to Feature Antique Dolls, Toys, Ephemera, Books, and Collectibles on May 16 – 17

. May 4, 2012

MARLBOROUGH, Mass. – Skinner, Inc. will host a Discovery auction on May 16th and 17th in its Marlborough gallery. The sale presents a varied assortment of antique dolls, vintage toys, collectibles, ephemera, and books, as well as furniture and decorative objects with more than 1200 lots on offer. Antique Dolls Over 200 lots of antique, […]

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