Archive for November, 2012

Bonhams auctions Romanee-Conti wine

Bonhams auctions Romanee-Conti wine

. November 23, 2012

Romanée-Conti led Bonhams Fine & Rare Wines, Cognac and Single Malt Whisky Auction on 21 November at the Island Shangri-La in Hong Kong with seven of the top eight lots coming from this iconic Burgundy domaine. A case of the 1988 vintage made HK$1,047,200 (£84,686) and six bottles of the 1995 vintage achieved HK$511,700 (£41,380). […]

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Leica Luxus 1 camera makes £603,837 at first Bonhams Leica sale in Hong Kong

Leica Luxus 1 camera makes £603,837 at first Bonhams Leica sale in Hong Kong

. November 23, 2012

The first such auction sale of its kind, on November 23, produced strong results with more than 85 per cent sold and the top item in the sale going for a staggering £603,837 (HK$7,460,000) – a world record for this particular rare Leica model. This item, lot 2104, an Exceptional Leica Luxus I, circa 1930, […]

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1970 PONTIAC GTO (“THE JUDGE”), IN ORIGINAL CONDITION, ROARS OFF FOR $25,875 AT TIM’S, INC.’S FIRST-EVER FALL SIZZLER SALE HELD SEPT. 30/OCT. 7

1970 PONTIAC GTO (“THE JUDGE”), IN ORIGINAL CONDITION, ROARS OFF FOR $25,875 AT TIM’S, INC.’S FIRST-EVER FALL SIZZLER SALE HELD SEPT. 30/OCT. 7

. November 21, 2012

What was supposed to be a one-day event ended up spanning two weekends and over 24 hrs. (BRISTOL, Conn.) – A 1970 Pontiac GTO (“The Judge” – one of the most iconic muscle cars of the muscle car era) sped off for $25,875 at the first-ever Fall Sizzler Estate Extravaganza Auction held Sept. 30 and […]

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Charlie Chaplin’s bowler hat and cane auctions for $62,500 at Bonhams

Charlie Chaplin’s bowler hat and cane auctions for $62,500 at Bonhams

. November 20, 2012

Charlie Chaplin’s bowler hat and cane fetched $62,500 at Bonhams Entertainment Memorabilia auction on November 18 in Los Angeles. The sale featured a wide variety of items related to Hollywood, Rock & Roll and Animation Art. Highlights include pieces connected to Charlie Chaplin, Marilyn Monroe, The Beatles, Jimi Hendrix, Jefferson Airplane, Frank Sinatra, Charles Schulz’s […]

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Bonhams Fall American Paintings sale on November 28

Bonhams Fall American Paintings sale on November 28

. November 19, 2012

Works by Andrew and James Wyeth lead the fall sale of American Art at Bonhams on November 28 in New York. The sale will feature 98 works of art representing each period of the collecting field from 19th century painting to American modernism. Highlights include works by Andrew Wyeth, Jamie Wyeth, David Johnson and Carl […]

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