Archive for May, 2017

“SO-CALLED” PALLADIUM DOLLAR COIN PRODUCED FOR THE WORLD’S FAIR IN NEW YORK IN 1939 COMMANDS $6,353 AT HOLABIRD’S APRIL 28-30 SALE IN RENO

“SO-CALLED” PALLADIUM DOLLAR COIN PRODUCED FOR THE WORLD’S FAIR IN NEW YORK IN 1939 COMMANDS $6,353 AT HOLABIRD’S APRIL 28-30 SALE IN RENO

. May 24, 2017

The 3-day, 1,790-lot auction event was held online and at Holabird’s Reno, Nevada showroom. RENO, Nev. – A palladium commemorative coin produced for the 1939 World’s Fair in New York – about the size of a silver dollar and known as a “so-called” dollar in collecting circles for that reason, since it can’t be used […]

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A TWO-SESSION EXCEPTIONAL ESTATES AUCTION FEATURING 325 LOTS IN A BROAD MIX OF ANTIQUES & FINE ART WILL BE HELD JUNE 17th BY FONTAINE’S

A TWO-SESSION EXCEPTIONAL ESTATES AUCTION FEATURING 325 LOTS IN A BROAD MIX OF ANTIQUES & FINE ART WILL BE HELD JUNE 17th BY FONTAINE’S

. May 23, 2017

The auction will be held at Fontaine’s gallery in Pittsfield, Mass., beginning at 11 am EST. PITTSFIELD, Mass. – A fine American mahogany Moorish-style corner étagère attributed to Tiffany (Associated Artists), in excellent condition and with the original finish, just over six feet tall, is an expected star lot in Fontaine’s Auction Gallery’s upcoming Exceptional […]

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WOODY AUCTION WILL PRESENT THE OUTSTANDING R.S. PRUSSIA COLLECTION OF MARVIN AND LAURA HEARD, PLUS SMALLER COLLECTIONS, ON SATURDAY, JULY 22

WOODY AUCTION WILL PRESENT THE OUTSTANDING R.S. PRUSSIA COLLECTION OF MARVIN AND LAURA HEARD, PLUS SMALLER COLLECTIONS, ON SATURDAY, JULY 22

. May 17, 2017

The 250+-lot auction will be held during the R.S. Prussia Convention at the Cedar Rapids Marriott. CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa– Collectors of R.S. Prussia need to mark their calendars for Saturday, July 22nd. That’s when Woody Auction will offer the outstanding lifetime collection of Marvin and Laura Heard, plus a few smaller private collections – more […]

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Wine & Spirits Prices Soared at HDH’s  100% Sold May Auction

Wine & Spirits Prices Soared at HDH’s 100% Sold May Auction

. May 16, 2017

The Sale Brought in $6.9 Million against Pre-Sale Estimates of $4.5-6.7 Million (Chicago, IL) – Hart Davis Hart Wine Co., the internationally renowned wine auction house and retailer, continued its success in 2017 with a tremendous May auction that brought in a total $6.9 million against pre-sale estimates of $4.5-$6.7 million. Held at the award-winning […]

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DRAWINGS ATTRIBUTED TO VICTOR BRAUNER (Rom, 1903-1966) AND MAN RAY (Am., 1890-1976) WILL HEADLINE WOODSHED ART AUCTIONS’ MAY 24 AUCTION

DRAWINGS ATTRIBUTED TO VICTOR BRAUNER (Rom, 1903-1966) AND MAN RAY (Am., 1890-1976) WILL HEADLINE WOODSHED ART AUCTIONS’ MAY 24 AUCTION

. May 16, 2017

Also in the sale will be works by Picasso, Warhol, Dr. Seuss, Lichtenstein, Sendak and others. FRANKLIN, Mass. – A drawing in ink on paper attributed to Romanian artist Victor Brauner (1903-1966) and an ink drawing on buff toned paper, signed and dated by the renowned visual artist Man Ray (1890-1976), are expected top earners […]

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