Archive for November, 2013

HENRY SADLER FLASK, SHEA BOCQUERAZ OAK CHAIR, ST. DRAKE PLANTATION BITTERS ARE EXPECTED TOP LOTS AT AMERICAN BOTTLE AUCTIONS’ SALE #59

HENRY SADLER FLASK, SHEA BOCQUERAZ OAK CHAIR, ST. DRAKE PLANTATION BITTERS ARE EXPECTED TOP LOTS AT AMERICAN BOTTLE AUCTIONS’ SALE #59

. November 29, 2013

In all, nearly 200 bottles will come up for bid in internet and catalog sale #59; runs Jan. 10-19. (SACRAMENTO, Calif.) – The only known example of a Henry Sadler label under glass flask, a quarter-sawn oak advertising chair for the Shea Bocqueraz Company (distributors of Teacup and Teakettle whiskey), and a gorgeous green St. […]

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FURNITURE FROM JOHNNIE WALKER HEIR RACES TO AUCTION

FURNITURE FROM JOHNNIE WALKER HEIR RACES TO AUCTION

. November 28, 2013

Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions’ Interiors sale featuring furniture from Nunney Court, home of the Rob Walker Racing Team From the heir of whisky tycoon Johnnie Walker is a collection that furnished Nunney Court, home of Rob Walker and the epicentre of Formula One racing in the 60s and 70s. The collection will be offered alongside […]

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Valuable Russian Coins and Medals From One Man’s  Collection to Be Sold in the Big Apple

Valuable Russian Coins and Medals From One Man’s Collection to Be Sold in the Big Apple

. November 28, 2013

Coins from one the world’s most prolific collections will be sold in New York on Thursday 9th January at Baldwin’s auction, in association with Dmitry Markov Coins & Medals and M & M Numismatics. The collection was formed by Swede, Åke Linden. Born in Stockholm, but brought up in Karlskoga, he was a man of […]

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Bonhams To Auction Property Of Harry Denton

Bonhams To Auction Property Of Harry Denton

. November 28, 2013

The December 8 Period Art & Design auction at Bonhams in San Francisco will feature a collection of fresh to market property from several prominent estates and collections across the US, including property from the collection of the fabulous Harry Denton. Mr. Denton is a famed restaurateur and nightclub owner whose larger than life personality […]

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Bonhams California And Western Paintings Auction takes $3.4 Million

Bonhams California And Western Paintings Auction takes $3.4 Million

. November 28, 2013

With a substantial turnout, Bonhams Fall sale of California and Western Paintings & Sculpture held on November 25 made a total sale of $3.4 million. The success of the evening came from strong bidding amongst auction room, internet and phone bidders. The auction included numerous important California impressionist Plein Air works, Society of Six landscapes […]

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