Archive for October, 2014

AN IMPORTANT AND HISTORIC ON-SITE AUCTION IN GOSHEN, CONN., JUST GOT BETTER WITH THE ADDITION OF TWO ESTATES AND NEWLY FOUND TREASURES

AN IMPORTANT AND HISTORIC ON-SITE AUCTION IN GOSHEN, CONN., JUST GOT BETTER WITH THE ADDITION OF TWO ESTATES AND NEWLY FOUND TREASURES

. October 20, 2014

Items from prominent estates in Watertown and Old Greenwich are now part of the Nov. 1 sale. GOSHEN, Conn. – An important on-site auction of three historic properties and the hundreds of treasures they hold, slated for Saturday, November 1st, just got better with the addition of estate items from prominent homes in Watertown and […]

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LATE 19th CENTURY PUNCH CIGAR STORE FIGURE WITH LITTLE PROVENANCE STILL BRINGS $102,600 AT SHOWTIME AUCTION SERVICES’ OCT. 3-5 AUCTION

LATE 19th CENTURY PUNCH CIGAR STORE FIGURE WITH LITTLE PROVENANCE STILL BRINGS $102,600 AT SHOWTIME AUCTION SERVICES’ OCT. 3-5 AUCTION

. October 20, 2014

The three-day event was held at the Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds in Ann Arbor, Mich. ANN ARBOR, Mich. – A 19th century Punch cigar store wood figure, 69 ½ inches tall and with a contemporary base, soared to $102,600 at a three-day auction held Oct. 3rd-5th by Showtime Auction Services, at the Washtenaw Farm Council […]

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Important Collections on Private Press, Italian Futurism and Russian Avant-Garde in Bloomsbury Auctions’  20th Century Books and Manuscripts Sale

Important Collections on Private Press, Italian Futurism and Russian Avant-Garde in Bloomsbury Auctions’ 20th Century Books and Manuscripts Sale

. October 20, 2014

London – The Fletcher Collection of master draughtsman Rex Whistler, The Morris Baumann Collection of Private Press and an important and comprehensive private collection of Italian Futurism will go under the hammer at Bloomsbury Auctions’ 20th Century Books and Manuscripts sale on 23rd October. Also on offer is an impressive collection of modern first editions […]

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Artemis Gallery opens door to Old World with Oct. 23-24 antiquities, Pre-Columbian & tribal auction

Artemis Gallery opens door to Old World with Oct. 23-24 antiquities, Pre-Columbian & tribal auction

. October 20, 2014

BOULDER, Colo. – Once in a great while, an auction house is blessed with an “embarrassment of riches.” That may very well describe the offerings in Artemis Gallery’s Oct. 23-24 absentee/online auction of antiquities, Pre-Columbian and tribal art, featuring the collection of career diplomat William N. Dale. “This is surely one of the finest selections […]

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A Rare Composition Study by Lord Leighton, a collection of Toby Jugs and 18 volumes of Gazette du Bon highlight an impressive and all-encompassing Dreweatts Interiors Sale

A Rare Composition Study by Lord Leighton, a collection of Toby Jugs and 18 volumes of Gazette du Bon highlight an impressive and all-encompassing Dreweatts Interiors Sale

. October 19, 2014

Donnington Priory – A Jean Victor Bertin oil on canvas, stunning Royal Worcester china and 18 volumes of Gazette du Bon headline day one of Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions’ October two-day Interiors sale. Day two will feature rare items of furniture including a George II console table, an 18th century North Italian commode and a […]

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