Archive for July, 2013

MAHOGANY HALF TESTER YOUTH-SIZE BED BRINGS $29,900 AND AN R.J. HORNER CARVED OAK 9-TUBE GRANDFATHER CLOCK HITS $21,850 AT STEVENS AUCTION

MAHOGANY HALF TESTER YOUTH-SIZE BED BRINGS $29,900 AND AN R.J. HORNER CARVED OAK 9-TUBE GRANDFATHER CLOCK HITS $21,850 AT STEVENS AUCTION

. July 25, 2013

They were the top lots at the sale of the contents of Green Gables, a mansion in Jackson, Tenn. (JACKSON, Tenn.) – A mahogany half tester youth-size bed made around 1860 by C. Lee gaveled for $29,900, and a fine R.J. Horner carved oak nine-tube grandfather clock from about 1890 chimed on time for $21,850 […]

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AUCTION RECORD FOR PAUL CADMUS SET AT SWANN GALLERIES AMERICAN ART AUCTION

AUCTION RECORD FOR PAUL CADMUS SET AT SWANN GALLERIES AMERICAN ART AUCTION

. July 25, 2013

An outstanding collection of Paul Cadmus drawings led the bidding at Swann Galleries’ first stand-alone auction of American Art on June 13. The drawings, from the artist’s late-career Nantucket Man series, all featured Cadmus’s longtime lover Jon Anderson. Anderson met Cadmus in Nantucket in 1965, and their 30-year collaboration explored all aspects of the male […]

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MOTORCYCLE MEMORABILIA (MUCH OF IT HARLEY-DAVIDSON), VINTAGE ADVERTISING, PETROLIANA, AUTOMOBILIA WILL BE SOLD WED., AUG. 28th

MOTORCYCLE MEMORABILIA (MUCH OF IT HARLEY-DAVIDSON), VINTAGE ADVERTISING, PETROLIANA, AUTOMOBILIA WILL BE SOLD WED., AUG. 28th

. July 24, 2013

The auction will be conducted by Matthews Auctions at the Clarion Hotel in Davenport, Ia. (DAVENPORT, Ia.) – A single-owner lifetime collection of motorcycle memorabilia – much of it Harley-Davidson and to include vintage clothing, posters, accessories, parts, signs and even three operational Servi-Car three-wheelers – will be sold at an auction on Wednesday, Aug. […]

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Bonhams Contemporary Art auction to feature works by David Park, Edward Kienholz & Bruce Conner

Bonhams Contemporary Art auction to feature works by David Park, Edward Kienholz & Bruce Conner

. July 24, 2013

Bonhams looks forward to fall with fine highlights of a David Park oil painting on board, Portrait of Imogen Cunningham, 1952 (est. $70,000-90,000) and a Bruce Conner mixed-media work, CHERRIES, 1960 (est. $40,000-60,000) in its Made In California: Contemporary Art auction, October 21 in Los Angeles and simulcast in San Francisco. Bonhams is pleased to […]

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Nicholls Auction Marketing Group Announces Auction of Commercial Banking Property

Nicholls Auction Marketing Group Announces Auction of Commercial Banking Property

. July 22, 2013

“This commercial property will be sold to the highest bidder regardless of price. Make plans now to purchase this great investment property at the price you bid,” according to John Nicholls, President of the company. “Located in downtown Louisa on 0.08 acres, the former bank branch building will sell at 12 noon on August 6th.” […]

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