Archive for May, 2015

ARCHIVES INTERNATIONAL AUCTIONS TO OFFER THE HISTORIC FAMILY ARCHIVES OF RUDOLPH P. LAUBENHEIMER ON THURSDAY, JUNE 25th, 2015

ARCHIVES INTERNATIONAL AUCTIONS TO OFFER THE HISTORIC FAMILY ARCHIVES OF RUDOLPH P. LAUBENHEIMER ON THURSDAY, JUNE 25th, 2015

| May 30, 2015

The auction will be held at the Collector’s Club in New York City, starting at 10:30 a.m. EST FORT LEE, N.J. – “The appearance on the market of the family archive of German-born master engraver and die sinker, Rudolph Philipp Laubenheimer (1833-1905), is an event with few precedents in American collecting history,” stated David T. […]

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HUNDREDS OF ANTIQUE AND COLLECTIBLE ITEMS FROM THE LIVING ESTATE OF EARLDINE ANKIEWICZ, 93, WILL BE SOLD ON-SITE, JUNE 27, IN PANAMA CITY, FL

HUNDREDS OF ANTIQUE AND COLLECTIBLE ITEMS FROM THE LIVING ESTATE OF EARLDINE ANKIEWICZ, 93, WILL BE SOLD ON-SITE, JUNE 27, IN PANAMA CITY, FL

| May 28, 2015

The auction will be held at Ms. Ankiewicz’s residence, near Deer Point Lake, starting at 8 a.m. The Specialists of the South, Inc., the Panama City-based auction firm, will conduct the auction. SOUTHPORT, Fla. – Hundreds of antiques, collectibles, furniture pieces and other items from the estate of Earldine Ankiewicz, 93, a longtime Florida resident […]

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Waterloo 200th Anniversary Auction

Waterloo 200th Anniversary Auction

| May 27, 2015

With 2015 marking the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo, Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions and A.H. Baldwin & Sons Ltd present an auction centred on Napoleon and the Napoleonic Wars. Prices range from £50 – £22,000 across approximately 300 lots, featuring a Napoleon death mask and private letters from the French Emperor alongside medals, […]

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DOZENS OF MUSEUM-QUALITY WORKS OF ART, PLUS MAGNIFICENT ANTIQUES AND HOME FURNISHINGS, WILL BE SOLD ON-SITE, JUNE 13th, IN MEMPHIS, TENN.

DOZENS OF MUSEUM-QUALITY WORKS OF ART, PLUS MAGNIFICENT ANTIQUES AND HOME FURNISHINGS, WILL BE SOLD ON-SITE, JUNE 13th, IN MEMPHIS, TENN.

| May 24, 2015

It is the estate home and contents of Rosemary Littlejohn, a renowned art restorer and collector. The auction will be conducted by Stevens Auction Company, at 1 East Parkway North, Memphis. MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Artworks by some of the most recognizable and sought-after names in the world of fine art, plus a mansion-full of magnificent […]

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Enamel Cranes Sell for £124,000 at Dreweatts Chinese Ceramics & Asian Works of Art Sale

Enamel Cranes Sell for £124,000 at Dreweatts Chinese Ceramics & Asian Works of Art Sale

| May 21, 2015

Cranes proved their auspicious powers in an auction at Dreweatts, Donnington Priory, when a pair of cloisonné enamel double crane censers flew beyond their pre-sale estimate, selling for £124,000 to a bidder on the phone. A Warring States-Western Han style, bronze model of a tiger also made an impressive £64,480. As birds with a long […]

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Out of the Box: Contemporary Art Since 1990

Out of the Box: Contemporary Art Since 1990

| May 19, 2015

LONDON, Ely House – This summer, Bloomsbury Auctions present their first-ever auction dedicated to recent and emerging Contemporary Art at Mallett’s magnificent Ely House, with some of the best examples in this active and increasingly popular area of the market. The sale will take place on Tuesday 30th June, at 4pm, with viewing from Wednesday […]

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Hart Davis Hart’s May Auction Achieves  Remarkable $6.2 Million

Hart Davis Hart’s May Auction Achieves Remarkable $6.2 Million

| May 19, 2015

Record Number of Bidders Vied for Gems from Virtually Every Wine and Spirit Region (Chicago, IL) – Hart Davis Hart Wine Co., the internationally renowned wine auction house and retailer, continued its success in 2015 with a tremendous May auction that brought in a total $6.2 million against pre-sale estimates of $4.3-$6.4 million. Held at […]

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