Archive for November, 2015

FROM THE BRONZE AGE TO THE EARLY 20TH CENTURY: THOMAS DEL MAR LTD’S SALE OF ARMS & ARMOUR COVERS CENTURIES OF HISTORY

FROM THE BRONZE AGE TO THE EARLY 20TH CENTURY: THOMAS DEL MAR LTD’S SALE OF ARMS & ARMOUR COVERS CENTURIES OF HISTORY

. November 11, 2015

Six ancient helmets and 10 suits of armour – all from Italy and Germany – a collection of a European Prince, an important collection of American Firearms plus a copper saucepan rescued from Sebastopol in 1855 are among the array of objects offered in Thomas Del Mar Ltd’s auction of Antique Arms, Armour and Militaria […]

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ORIGINAL ARTWORKS BY SIMON TROGER, ENG TAY AND CORNELIS JANSSENS VAN CEULEN WILL HEADLINE MATHESON’S FLORIDA HOLIDAY SEASON SALE

ORIGINAL ARTWORKS BY SIMON TROGER, ENG TAY AND CORNELIS JANSSENS VAN CEULEN WILL HEADLINE MATHESON’S FLORIDA HOLIDAY SEASON SALE

. November 10, 2015

The auction will be held Saturday, Nov. 21, at Matheson’s gallery, located in Melbourne, Fla. MELBOURNE, Fla. – An important Tyrolean carved ivory sculpture of Cain and Abel by Simon Troger (Austrian, 1694-1768), a mid-1980s oil on paper work by noted Malaysian artist Eng Tay (b. 1947), and an oil on board portrait by Cornelis […]

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Christies Post-War and Contemporary Art Online Auction

Christies Post-War and Contemporary Art Online Auction

. November 8, 2015

Christies is hosting a Post-War and Contemporary Art auction, online now through November 12. The auction features a selection of artwork from the Holly Solomon Collection including works by New Imagists, Pattern and Decoration artists and New York City icons such as Gordon Matta-Clark, Mary Heilmann and Peter Young. This auction also features exciting artwork […]

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AN AMERICAN AESTHETIC MOVEMENT PITCHER BRINGS $26,550, AND A FRENCH “SAD IRON” SHAPED GLASS BOX HITS $18,880 AT AHLERS & OGLETREE AUCTION

AN AMERICAN AESTHETIC MOVEMENT PITCHER BRINGS $26,550, AND A FRENCH “SAD IRON” SHAPED GLASS BOX HITS $18,880 AT AHLERS & OGLETREE AUCTION

. November 4, 2015

The two-session auction was held in the firm’s gallery at 715 Miami Circle (Ste. 210) in Atlanta. ATLANTA, Ga. – An important American Aesthetic Movement sterling and copper pitcher made by Bigelow, Kennard & Company of Boston, circa 1870s, sold for $26,550 and an unusual French glass, gilt metal and enamel candy dish (or box) […]

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RARE ELIZABETHAN SHOE HORN TO BE OFFERED IN MATTHEW BARTON LTD’S AUCTION OF DECORATIVE WORKS OF ART

RARE ELIZABETHAN SHOE HORN TO BE OFFERED IN MATTHEW BARTON LTD’S AUCTION OF DECORATIVE WORKS OF ART

. November 4, 2015

A rare Elizabethan shoe horn could fetch up to £6,000 when it is offered for sale in Matthew Barton Ltd’s bi-annual auction of Decorative Works of Art which will take place on Tuesday, November 24, 2015 in London at 25 Blythe Road, W14. The sale which comprises more than 500 lots of Silver, Ceramics, Jewellery, […]

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