Archive for April, 2015

Magna Carta Set to Sell For £15,000 in 800th Anniversary Year

Magna Carta Set to Sell For £15,000 in 800th Anniversary Year

. April 29, 2015

2015 marks the 800th anniversary of the sealing of Magna Carta, and a copy of the first engraved version, published by John Pine some 500 years later could sell for £15,000 when it goes under the hammer at Bloomsbury Auctions on Thursday 21st May in the auctioneer’s bi-annual Important Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper […]

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Indian Miniatures Lead at Roseberys First Islamic & Indian Arts Auction

Indian Miniatures Lead at Roseberys First Islamic & Indian Arts Auction

. April 29, 2015

London – Roseberys London inaugural sale of Islamic & Indian Arts saw 370 items from the Islamic and Indian worlds go under the hammer at their London saleroom. Roseberys Managing Director Ian Cadzow said: “As part of the continued expansion of Roseberys London we are very pleased to have held our first dedicated sale of […]

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MUSEUM-QUALITY ROSEWOOD ROCOCO BONNET-TOP ETAGERE, MADE CIRCA 1855 BY THOMAS BROOKS, SELLS FOR $63,250 AT STEVENS AUCTION, APRIL 18th

MUSEUM-QUALITY ROSEWOOD ROCOCO BONNET-TOP ETAGERE, MADE CIRCA 1855 BY THOMAS BROOKS, SELLS FOR $63,250 AT STEVENS AUCTION, APRIL 18th

. April 29, 2015

The étagère was the top lot in an on-site auction held at 2011 35th Avenue in Meridian, Miss. MERIDIAN, Miss. – A rare, museum-quality rosewood rococo étagère with a bonnet top, made by the renowned 19th century American furniture maker Thomas Brooks, sold for $63,250 to take top lot honors at Stevens Auction Company’s April […]

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RARE PETERS AMMUNITION POSTER WITH BEAR GRAPHIC CLAWS ITS WAY TO $12,540 AT SHOWTIME AUCTION SERVICES’ APRIL 10-12 AUCTION IN MICHIGAN

RARE PETERS AMMUNITION POSTER WITH BEAR GRAPHIC CLAWS ITS WAY TO $12,540 AT SHOWTIME AUCTION SERVICES’ APRIL 10-12 AUCTION IN MICHIGAN

. April 27, 2015

A pair of Peters items were the top lots in a sale held at the Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds. ANN ARBOR, Mich. – A rare, antique Peters Ammunition poster with a bold, imposing graphic of a bear on a mountain clawed its way to $12,540, while a 1912 Peters Cartridge Company die-cut paper display sign […]

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Hart Davis Hart Wine Co. Announces  Exciting Two-Day Auction on May 15 & 16  with Wines Spanning the World’s Top Regions

Hart Davis Hart Wine Co. Announces Exciting Two-Day Auction on May 15 & 16 with Wines Spanning the World’s Top Regions

. April 24, 2015

Featuring Highly-Sought California Cult Wines, Classic Bordeaux & Champagne Direct from the Cellars of Krug (Chicago, IL) – Hart Davis Hart Wine Co., the internationally renowned wine auction house and retailer, will hold an auction of finest and rarest wines on May 15-16 at the award-winning TRU Restaurant in Chicago. This exceptional two-day sale will […]

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Newly Discovered Asian Treasures at Dreweatts Auction

Newly Discovered Asian Treasures at Dreweatts Auction

. April 22, 2015

Dreweatts present the first Chinese Ceramics & Asian Works of Art sale of 2015. Featuring 170 lots from Yuan through Ming, Qing and the other Imperial dynasties to 20th century, the auction features textiles, ceramics, works of art and artworks from a number of private collections. The auction will be held on Tuesday 19th May […]

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ORIGINAL PASTEL AND MIXED MEDIA ON PAPER BY WILLEM DE KOONING MAY SELL FOR $700,000-$900,000 AT AHLERS & OGLETREE’S SPRING SALON AUCTION

ORIGINAL PASTEL AND MIXED MEDIA ON PAPER BY WILLEM DE KOONING MAY SELL FOR $700,000-$900,000 AT AHLERS & OGLETREE’S SPRING SALON AUCTION

. April 22, 2015

The two-day auction, slated for May 2-3, will be held at Ahlers & Ogletree’s gallery in Atlanta. ATLANTA, Ga. – An original pastel and mixed media on paper by renowned Dutch-American artist Willem de Kooning (1904-1997), titled Woman (Study for Marilyn Monroe), signed, is the expected top lot at a Spring Salon Auction slated for […]

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