Archive for January, 2014

JEWELLERY OFFERS A RAY OF SUNLIGHT AT RICHARD WINTERTON  AUCTION

JEWELLERY OFFERS A RAY OF SUNLIGHT AT RICHARD WINTERTON AUCTION

| January 31, 2014

A wristwatch has just totalled £4,000 and a large diamond ring £8,000 at an auction this week signalling confidence in the overall UK economy. Despite the January downpours, there was an air of confidence in the packed auction room at Richard Winterton’s Two-Day Antique, Home & Interiors auction held in Lichfield this week, (29th & […]

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Sloans & Kenyon announce iPad auction app

| January 30, 2014

Sloans & Kenyon’s February 8th & 9th Estate Catalogue Auction marks the launch of its state-of-the-art proprietary auction app. Potential buyers can use Sloans & Kenyon’s innovative iPad app to: § View auction catalogues § Share favorite lots on Facebook, Pinterest and Twitter § Receive updated information on auction lots § Request condition reports § […]

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Bonhams Auctioneers Appraisal Event To Benefit Shasta Wildlife Rescue

| January 30, 2014

Bonhams specialists will be visiting Redding February 6-7 to offer complimentary auction estimates in the following categories, with a view to selling at upcoming auctions: Fine Art Furniture & Decorative Arts Asian Works of Art Books, Maps & Manuscripts February 6 By appointment only February 7, 12pm-5pm Mt. Shasta Mall in Redding, at 900 Dana […]

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Fall In Love with 3 February Auctions at Garth’s Auctions

Fall In Love with 3 February Auctions at Garth’s Auctions

| January 29, 2014

Find the perfect gift for your loved one or fall in love with something for your own decor this February at Garth’s Auctions in Delaware, Ohio. Garth’s will be offering three sales over two weekends with 1500+ lots. With the wide variety of categories and price points, there is sure to be something that tugs […]

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Fairy Tale Ending at Bibliophile Sale

| January 28, 2014

William Morris’ The Wood Beyond The World, one of the earliest fantasy novels, sold for £2,196 alongside other printed books and works on paper at Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions’ Bibliophile Sale on Thursday 23rd January. William Morris was a writer, artist and textile designer who was heavily involved in the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood and the Arts […]

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Heritage Auctions Announce Automobilia Category

Heritage Auctions Announce Automobilia Category

| January 28, 2014

Heritage Auctions, will debut May 29 with an auction devoted to the fine art, collectibles and personalities relating to the world’s love affair with the automobile. This marks the first time Heritage has held a dedicated auction relating to automotive memorabilia and motoring. “We feel our 850,000 online bidder members are well tuned to this […]

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ORIGINAL PEANUTS DAILY COMIC STRIP FROM 1966, DRAWN BY CHARLES SCHULZ, REALIZES $26,450 AT PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS’ JANUARY 18th SALE

ORIGINAL PEANUTS DAILY COMIC STRIP FROM 1966, DRAWN BY CHARLES SCHULZ, REALIZES $26,450 AT PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS’ JANUARY 18th SALE

| January 28, 2014

The strip was the top achiever of around 700 lots in an auction that grossed over $500,000. (LYNBROOK, N.Y.) – An original Peanuts daily comic strip – drawn by the late iconic illustrator Charles Schulz and dated Oct. 21, 1966 – sold for $26,450 at the first auction of the New Year held by Philip […]

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