Archive for March, 2017

Elvis Presley’s Revolvers Up For Auction

Elvis Presley’s Revolvers Up For Auction

| March 20, 2017

ROCK ISLAND, Ill – Two of Elvis Presley’s lavish revolvers will be available in a May firearms auction hosted by Rock Island Auction Company. They are accompanied by several items personally owned by the legendary performer such as a diamond and ruby studded Shelby County sheriff’s badge, the Elvis-signed contract to purchase Graceland, and numerous […]

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Artemis Gallery to Auction Important Museum-Exhibited Russian Icons & Religious Art, March 23

Artemis Gallery to Auction Important Museum-Exhibited Russian Icons & Religious Art, March 23

| March 20, 2017

BOULDER, CO – The 2003-4 “Windows Into Heaven” exhibition held at the Mint Museum of Art in Charlotte, N.C., celebrated a period that was the zenith of Russian art’s long and illustrious history. The stellar exhibition that drew international media attention featured 18th- and 19th-century Russian icons on loan from the Lilly and Francis Robicsek […]

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HISTORICAL RARITIES, FOLK ART, SILVER, ASIAN AND FINE ART WILL HEADLINE JOHN McINNIS AUCTIONEERS’ MAJOR THREE-DAY AUCTION, MARCH 24th thru 26th

HISTORICAL RARITIES, FOLK ART, SILVER, ASIAN AND FINE ART WILL HEADLINE JOHN McINNIS AUCTIONEERS’ MAJOR THREE-DAY AUCTION, MARCH 24th thru 26th

| March 18, 2017

The auction will be held by John McInnis Auctioneers, in Amesbury, Massachusetts, and online. AMESBURY, Mass. – An important Revolutionary War sword and scabbard made by John Bailey and descended in the family of patriot Francis Dana (1743-1811), a pair of circa 1820 floor globes by Cary of London, each standing 39 inches tall, and […]

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A DRAWING BY VAN GOGH AND WORKS BY LEGER, GOTTLIEB AND BASQUIAT WILL HEADLINE THE WOODSHED GALLERY’S ONLINE-ONLY AUCTION MARCH 29

A DRAWING BY VAN GOGH AND WORKS BY LEGER, GOTTLIEB AND BASQUIAT WILL HEADLINE THE WOODSHED GALLERY’S ONLINE-ONLY AUCTION MARCH 29

| March 17, 2017

Also in the sale will be works by Picasso, Warhol, Man Ray, Dr. Seuss, Lichtenstein and others. FRANKLIN, Mass. – An original ink drawing by Vincent van Gogh, an untitled 1967 gouache study by Adolph Gottlieb, a work by Fernand Leger titled Composition with Three Women and a paint and ink on cardboard attributed to […]

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PAIR OF LOU GEHRIG GOUDEY SIGNED BASEBALL CARDS FROM 1933 AND 1934 BRING RECORD PRICES OF $37,950 AND $49,450 AT WEISS AUCTIONS, MARCH 4th

PAIR OF LOU GEHRIG GOUDEY SIGNED BASEBALL CARDS FROM 1933 AND 1934 BRING RECORD PRICES OF $37,950 AND $49,450 AT WEISS AUCTIONS, MARCH 4th

| March 14, 2017

The auction was conducted in the firm’s gallery at 74 Merrick Road in Lynbrook, New York. LYNBROOK, N.Y. – A pair of Goudey baseball cards signed by Yankees’ slugger Lou Gehrig, one from 1933 and the other from 1934, sold for $37,950 and $49,450, respectively, at an auction held March 4th by Weiss Auctions, online […]

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OVER 300 LOTS OF FINE AMERICAN, EUROPEAN, AFRICAN, CHINESE AND ASIAN ITEMS WILL BE OFFERED AT CONVERSE AUCTIONS EAST MEETS WEST AUCTION

OVER 300 LOTS OF FINE AMERICAN, EUROPEAN, AFRICAN, CHINESE AND ASIAN ITEMS WILL BE OFFERED AT CONVERSE AUCTIONS EAST MEETS WEST AUCTION

| March 13, 2017

The Friday, March 24 sale will be online-only – no onsite bidding – and will start at 10 am EST. MALVERN, Pa. – Over 300 lots of fine American, European, African, Chinese and other Asian items will be sold in an internet-only Spring East Meets West Auction on Friday, March 24th, by Converse Auctions, based […]

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Oscar-Winning Director Jonathan Demme’s Art Collection headed to Auction March 19

Oscar-Winning Director Jonathan Demme’s Art Collection headed to Auction March 19

| March 10, 2017

PHILADELPHIA – One world is enough for Material Culture, the Philadelphia auction house that respectfully celebrates the art of all nations and societies, past or present. On Sunday, March 19, the company will shine its spotlight on premier works from the folk and self-taught art collections of Academy Award-winning Hollywood director Jonathan Demme and his […]

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