Archive for June, 2013

OVER 300 LOTS – INCLUDING IMPORTANT ASIAN ANTIQUES AND ARTS – WILL BE SOLD IN A TWO-SESSION INTERNET AUCTION JULY 20 BY GORDON S. CONVERSE

OVER 300 LOTS – INCLUDING IMPORTANT ASIAN ANTIQUES AND ARTS – WILL BE SOLD IN A TWO-SESSION INTERNET AUCTION JULY 20 BY GORDON S. CONVERSE

. June 30, 2013

Previews will be held on days immediately prior to the event at a showroom in West Chester, Pa. (WEST CHESTER, Pa.) – A little over 300 lots of quality merchandise will be sold in a two-session, Internet-only auction slated for Saturday, July 20, at 11 a.m. (EDT), by Gordon S. Converse & Co. Internet bidding […]

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CHRISTIE’S FIRST INTERNET EXCLUSIVE AUCTIONS OF ASIAN ART OPEN FOR BIDDING IN JULY

CHRISTIE’S FIRST INTERNET EXCLUSIVE AUCTIONS OF ASIAN ART OPEN FOR BIDDING IN JULY

. June 29, 2013

Christie’s announce the launch of two online-exclusive sales for a Chinese Works of Art in July 2013, the first internet exclusive opportunities for the collecting category. Blanc de Chine: Dehua Porcelain from the Galster-Ireland Collection will run from July 9-23, offering 57 lots of exquisite Chinese porcelain, while Miniature Treasures: Chinese Snuff Bottles From a […]

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CHINESE QIANLONG CELADON JADE CENSER & ITEMS FROM THE LIVING ESTATE OF NOTED NEW ORLEANS ARTIST GEORGE V. DUREAU WILL BE SOLD JULY 13-14

CHINESE QIANLONG CELADON JADE CENSER & ITEMS FROM THE LIVING ESTATE OF NOTED NEW ORLEANS ARTIST GEORGE V. DUREAU WILL BE SOLD JULY 13-14

. June 29, 2013

The auction will be conducted by Crescent City Auction Gallery, in their New Orleans gallery. (NEW ORLEANS, La.) – An 18th century Chinese Qianlong celadon jade censer with a pre-sale estimate of $15,000-$25,000, items from the living estate of iconic New Orleans artist and photographer George Valentine Dureau (b. 1930) and an untitled glazed ceramic […]

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Einstein Bible auctions for $68,500 at Bonhams New York

Einstein Bible auctions for $68,500 at Bonhams New York

. June 28, 2013

A Bible inscribed by Albert Einstein, in which he refers to the book as an “inexhaustible” source of wisdom and solace that deserves frequent reading, sold at Bonhams for $68,500 in the June 25 Fine Books & Manuscripts auction. Inscribed in German and signed by both Einstein and his wife Elsa in 1932, the Bible […]

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McCOLL-FRONTENAC PRODUCTS DOUBLE-SIDED PORCELAIN SIGN WITH ‘RED INDIAN’ LOGO MAKES $11,550 AT MATTHEWS AUCTIONS’ CHECK THE OIL SALE

McCOLL-FRONTENAC PRODUCTS DOUBLE-SIDED PORCELAIN SIGN WITH ‘RED INDIAN’ LOGO MAKES $11,550 AT MATTHEWS AUCTIONS’ CHECK THE OIL SALE

. June 27, 2013

The auction was held on the second day of the annual Check the Oil Gas & Oil Show in Ohio. (DUBLIN, Oh.) – A round McColl-Frontenac Products double-sided porcelain petroliana sign with “Red Indian” logo, rated near mint at 9.5 out of 10 for condition, sold for $11,550 at a Check the Oil auction held […]

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