Archive for August, 2012

Colourist painting auctions for over £420,000 at Bonhams Scottish sale

Colourist painting auctions for over £420,000 at Bonhams Scottish sale

. August 22, 2012

An important still life by the Scottish Colourist, Samuel Peploe, was auctioned on August 20 for £421,250 at Bonhams Annual Scottish Sale Part I in Edinburgh. Still Life of Mixed Roses in Chinese Vase, which had been estimated at £200,000-300,000, was painted at a pivotal moment in Peploe’s artistic career. In the early 1900s Peploe […]

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Nicholls Auction Marketing Group to Auction 32 Acres of Land in Clarke County, VA

Nicholls Auction Marketing Group to Auction 32 Acres of Land in Clarke County, VA

. August 21, 2012

Nicholls Auction Marketing Group, Inc., announces the auction of 32.9 acres of vacant Clarke County land – on August 31st at 11 am in Berryville, VA. This is a beautiful piece of property. The ground is ideal for horses, cattle, investment or your dream home,” said John Nicholls, president of the company. “Our out-of-state seller […]

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Rose pendant tops Bonhams auction of Jewelry and Watches

Rose pendant tops Bonhams auction of Jewelry and Watches

. August 21, 2012

Bonhams auction of jewelry and watches, August 17 at Quail Lodge in Carmel, Calif., brought a successful $308,563, and was led by the $13,750 sale of a diamond rose pendant/ring (est. $8,000-10,000). The auction, held alongside Bonhams 15th Annual Sale of Exceptional Motorcars, Motorcycles and Related Automobilia during Pebble Beach Car Week, saw particular success […]

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Mclaren F1 supercar headlines Bonhams Carmel Auction

Mclaren F1 supercar headlines Bonhams Carmel Auction

. August 21, 2012

International bidders assembled in the Bonhams tent, aided by telephone, absentee and online bidding, to create a truly competitive atmosphere at Bonhams 15th annual sale – the longest running sale of an international auction house during the Monterey Car Week. In addition to the sale of the ex-GTC Gulf Team Davidoff McLaren F1 GTR ‘Longtail’ […]

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GARTH’S ANNUAL LABOR DAY WEEKEND AMERICANA AUCTION – IN GREAT FORM!

GARTH’S ANNUAL LABOR DAY WEEKEND AMERICANA AUCTION – IN GREAT FORM!

. August 20, 2012

“Good distinction over time about form and surface: that is the key to materials from collections in this sale”, commented Garth’s Auctions CEO, Jeff Jeffers as he offered details regarding material consigned from the property of a late, career military man turned antique aficionado. Collectors and dealers have always hoped for, if not longed for, […]

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