Archive for September, 2013

NORMAN C. HECKLER & COMPANY’S AUCTION #106 – “A PREMIER ABSENTEE AUCTION OF EARLY GLASS, BOTTLES & FLASKS” – WILL BE HELD NOV. 4th-13th

NORMAN C. HECKLER & COMPANY’S AUCTION #106 – “A PREMIER ABSENTEE AUCTION OF EARLY GLASS, BOTTLES & FLASKS” – WILL BE HELD NOV. 4th-13th

. September 28, 2013

152 rare antique bottles will be sold in what will be one of the firm’s most important sales ever. (WOODSTOCK, Conn.) – What could well be one of Norman C. Heckler & Company’s most important absentee sales ever held will open for bidding on Monday, Nov. 4th at 9 a.m. (EST) and end Wednesday, Nov. […]

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MAP OF ICELAND BRINGS £4,000 AT RICHARD WINTERTON AUCTION

MAP OF ICELAND BRINGS £4,000 AT RICHARD WINTERTON AUCTION

. September 28, 2013

A rare antique map of Iceland has just sold for an eye-watering £4,000 at a Lichfield auction. The map dated 1585 and titled ‘Islandia’ is thought to have been extracted from a larger volume. Hand-coloured throughout, it shows in extraordinary detail the topography of Iceland, including volcano ‘Hekla’. Surrounding the island are depictions of polar […]

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Country Store Essentials to be sold at Garth’s October 5th

Country Store Essentials to be sold at Garth’s October 5th

. September 28, 2013

Once upon a time, country stores were the place to pick up your essentials and meet up with friends, and nothing will be much different in Garth’s main gallery as they offer the Country Store Collection of J. Garland Warren of San Marcos, Texas on October 5, 2013. Filled with a spectacular selection of painted […]

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Bonhams to auction rare film manuscripts by Faulkner and Traven

Bonhams to auction rare film manuscripts by Faulkner and Traven

. September 28, 2013

A few of the highlights of the Fine Books & Manuscripts Sale at Bonhams Los Angeles (to be simulcast in New York) include a unique collection of recently uncovered, rare film manuscripts from modern American literary figures. A mimeographed manuscript of William Faulkner’s “dialogued treatment” for Drums Along the Mohawk (est. $15,000-20,000), is new to […]

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THREE FABULOUS COLLECTIONS – OF RENE LALIQUE GLASS, NETSUKE CARVING AND SIGNED JEWELRY – WILL HEADLINE A. B. LEVY’S OCT. 27th  ESTATE SALE

THREE FABULOUS COLLECTIONS – OF RENE LALIQUE GLASS, NETSUKE CARVING AND SIGNED JEWELRY – WILL HEADLINE A. B. LEVY’S OCT. 27th ESTATE SALE

. September 26, 2013

The auction will be held in A. B. Levy’s gallery, located at 211 Worth Avenue in Palm Beach. (PALM BEACH, Fla.) – Three fantastic collections – of 1920s Rene Lalique glass, Netsuke carving and signed estate jewelry – will headline a 500-lot estate auction planned for Sunday, Oct. 27, by A. B. Levy’s, in the […]

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