Archive for August, 2013

Bonhams sets multiple world records at Quail Lodge motorcar auction

Bonhams sets multiple world records at Quail Lodge motorcar auction

. August 20, 2013

Bonhams 16th annual Carmel automotive auction – the longest running sale during the Monterey Peninsula Car Week – was a resounding success with a nearly 90 per cent sale-through rate and nearly $33 million realized. The Bonhams pavilion, situated on the spacious western lawns of Quail Lodge in sunny Carmel Valley, hosted an incredibly busy […]

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ANTIQUES, ARCHITECTURAL ITEMS, VINTAGE CARS, RESTAURANT EQUIPMENT AND MORE FROM DANTE’S DOWN THE HATCH IN ATLANTA TO BE SOLD SEPT. 21

ANTIQUES, ARCHITECTURAL ITEMS, VINTAGE CARS, RESTAURANT EQUIPMENT AND MORE FROM DANTE’S DOWN THE HATCH IN ATLANTA TO BE SOLD SEPT. 21

. August 17, 2013

The auction will be held on-site, at the restaurant, by Ahlers & Ogletree, Inc., based in Atlanta. (ATLANTA, Ga.) – Items and equipment from Dante’s Down the Hatch – the iconic Atlanta restaurant and nightclub that stood for more than 30 years in the fashionable Buckhead section of town – will be sold on-site, at […]

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Chinese Art From The Scholar’s Studio for auction at Bonhams New York

Chinese Art From The Scholar’s Studio for auction at Bonhams New York

. August 17, 2013

On September 16, Bonhams will present “Chinese Art from the Scholar’s Studio,” a select group of fine Chinese furniture, paintings, snuff bottles, scholar’s objects and devotional pieces. Bringing together a variety of collecting categories, art from the scholar’s studio focuses on Chinese artworks of exceptional quality that are fresh to the market. “For a millennium, […]

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Gil Elvgren Art Headline Heritage’s Summer Illustration Auction

Gil Elvgren Art Headline Heritage’s Summer Illustration Auction

. August 17, 2013

Gil Elvgren’s picture-perfect pinup Bare Essentials, a 1957 Brown & Bigelow calendar painting, sold for $137,000 in its auction debut in Heritage Auctions’ $1.3 million Illustration Art event in Dallas. The July 31 auction was led by a bevy of pinup images — with Elvgren sharing just one of the auction’s five top lot honors […]

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450 LOTS OF MUSIC, ADVERTISING, COIN-OP, COUNTRY STORE, GAMING, TOYS & ACCESSORIES WILL BE SOLD SAT., SEPT. 21, BY FONTAINE’S AUCTION GALLERY

450 LOTS OF MUSIC, ADVERTISING, COIN-OP, COUNTRY STORE, GAMING, TOYS & ACCESSORIES WILL BE SOLD SAT., SEPT. 21, BY FONTAINE’S AUCTION GALLERY

. August 16, 2013

The unreserved auction will be headlined by a fine pair of 35-year collections, plus other items. (PITTSFIELD, Mass.) – Two outstanding 35-year collections to be sold without reserve, featuring items in many categories, will be included in a specialty auction slated for Saturday, Sept. 21, at 11 a.m. (EST), by Fontaine’s Auction Gallery, in the […]

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