Archive for February, 2015

PERSONAL LETTERS WRITTEN BY QUEEN ELIZABETH II TO SHARMAN DOUGLAS (PRINCESS MARGARET’S BEST FRIEND) AND HER MOTHER HAMMER FOR $4,320

PERSONAL LETTERS WRITTEN BY QUEEN ELIZABETH II TO SHARMAN DOUGLAS (PRINCESS MARGARET’S BEST FRIEND) AND HER MOTHER HAMMER FOR $4,320

. February 11, 2015

The auction was conducted January 15th by Los Angeles Auction House in Santa Monica, Calif. SANTA MONICA, Calif. – A trove of ten personal letters written from 1948-1950, mostly from Queen Elizabeth II to Sharman Douglas (Princess Margaret’s close personal friend in the 1940s and ‘50s) and her mother, Mrs. Lewis Douglas, sold as a […]

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U.S. AND WORLDWIDE BANKNOTES, U.S. FEDERAL BONDS & DOCUMENTS AND SECURITY PRINTING EPHEMERA WILL BE SOLD AT PUBLIC AUCTION TUESDAY, MARCH 10TH, 2015 IN FORT LEE, N.J.

U.S. AND WORLDWIDE BANKNOTES, U.S. FEDERAL BONDS & DOCUMENTS AND SECURITY PRINTING EPHEMERA WILL BE SOLD AT PUBLIC AUCTION TUESDAY, MARCH 10TH, 2015 IN FORT LEE, N.J.

. February 11, 2015

Featuring the collection of a Middle Eastern gentleman with rare Jordan, Libya, Iran, Lebanon, Syria, Palestine notes & additional U.S. and worldwide banknotes by various other consignors. FORT LEE, N.J. – More than 1,040 lots of U.S. and worldwide banknotes, Federal bonds and documents and security printing ephemera will be sold in an auction slated […]

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RENE LALIQUE, TIFFANY STUDIOS, EUROPEAN FINE ART, PERIOD FURNITURE, CHINESE PORCELAIN, MAJOLICA AND MORE AT A. B. LEVY’S FEB. 19 AUCTION

RENE LALIQUE, TIFFANY STUDIOS, EUROPEAN FINE ART, PERIOD FURNITURE, CHINESE PORCELAIN, MAJOLICA AND MORE AT A. B. LEVY’S FEB. 19 AUCTION

. February 10, 2015

The event will be held at Levy’s showroom in the Flamingo Building, West Palm Beach, Fla. PALM BEACH, Fla. – Important Rene Lalique glass creations, stunning Tiffany Studios lamps, desirable Chinese ceramics, European fine art (including two exquisite oil paintings by Jean Metzinger), 19th century furniture, a collection of Majolica pieces and more will come […]

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TURN-OF-THE-CENTURY TIFFANY STUDIOS LIGHTING AS WELL AS STUNNING BRONZES & ARTWORK WILL HIGHLIGHT FONTAINE’S NEXT SALE, FEB. 28th

TURN-OF-THE-CENTURY TIFFANY STUDIOS LIGHTING AS WELL AS STUNNING BRONZES & ARTWORK WILL HIGHLIGHT FONTAINE’S NEXT SALE, FEB. 28th

. February 6, 2015

The sale will be held in the firm’s Pittsfield, Mass., gallery. 400 lots will come up for bid. PITTSFIELD, Mass. – Several stunning early 20th century lighting pieces from Tiffany Studios (including a Tulip table lamp and a Moorish-style hall lantern) and a pair of bronze figural works (one signed Dimitri Chiparus, the other Vassili […]

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PORTRAIT PAINTING FROM THE ESTATE OF JOHN E. DUPONT, THE ECCENTRIC MULTI-MILLIONAIRE PLAYED BY STEVE CARELL IN THE FILM FOXCATCHER, WILL BE SOLD AT GORDON S. CONVERSE & CO. FEB. 27 AUCTION

PORTRAIT PAINTING FROM THE ESTATE OF JOHN E. DUPONT, THE ECCENTRIC MULTI-MILLIONAIRE PLAYED BY STEVE CARELL IN THE FILM FOXCATCHER, WILL BE SOLD AT GORDON S. CONVERSE & CO. FEB. 27 AUCTION

. February 4, 2015

The two-session auction will be held in the firm’s gallery, at 57 Lancaster Ave. in Malvern, Pa. MALVERN, Pa. – An important oil on canvas portrait painting by the noted German artist Georg Papperitz (1846-1918), from the estate of John E. DuPont – the eccentric multi-millionaire who was depicted by actor Steve Carell in the […]

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