Archive for October, 2017

SHIP’S PAGES FROM CALIFORNIA’S “BEAR FLAG REVOLT”, PLUS A SET OF 1720 SOUTH SEA BUBBLE TRADING CARDS, UP FOR BID AT UNIVERSITY ARCHIVES

SHIP’S PAGES FROM CALIFORNIA’S “BEAR FLAG REVOLT”, PLUS A SET OF 1720 SOUTH SEA BUBBLE TRADING CARDS, UP FOR BID AT UNIVERSITY ARCHIVES

. October 31, 2017

All 226 lots in the Tuesday, Nov. 7 auction can be viewed now at www.universityarchives.com. WESTPORT, Conn. – Pages from a ship’s log from June 1846 describing California’s famous “Bear Flag Revolt” that led to the state’s breakaway from Mexico and eventual statehood, and a set of Thomas Bowles 1720 South Sea Bubble playing cards […]

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SESSION II OF THE PORTZLINE COLLECTIONS OF HIGH-END COSTUME JEWELRY WILL BE HELD ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 6th, BY RIPLEY AUCTIONS, AT 3pm CST

SESSION II OF THE PORTZLINE COLLECTIONS OF HIGH-END COSTUME JEWELRY WILL BE HELD ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 6th, BY RIPLEY AUCTIONS, AT 3pm CST

. October 28, 2017

The 239-lot auction will be conducted in Ripley Auctions’ Indianapolis gallery, as well as online. INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Session II of the Portzline Collections – a spectacular single-owner collection of high-end costume jewelry from designers such as MB Boucher, Corocraft, Reja, Mazer, Trifari & TKF, Eisenberg, Nettie Rosenstein, DeRosa, Mosell, DuJay, Sandor and Hattie Carnegie […]

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THE ESTATE OF THOMAS RUBEN JONES (1929-2014) WILL BE SOLD ON-SITE, IN AN AUCTION SCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11th, BY AHLERS & OGLETREE

THE ESTATE OF THOMAS RUBEN JONES (1929-2014) WILL BE SOLD ON-SITE, IN AN AUCTION SCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11th, BY AHLERS & OGLETREE

. October 28, 2017

Mr. Jones was a prominent Atlanta businessman, a patron of the arts and avid lifelong collector. ATLANTA, Ga. – The estate of Thomas Ruben Jones (1929-2014), a prominent Atlanta businessman, patron of the arts and avid lifelong collector of 18th and 19th century American and European antiques, fine art and decorative arts, will be sold […]

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COVER ART FOR THE SATURDAY EVENING POST BY JOSEPH LEYENDECKER (Am., 1874-1951), DEC. 30, 1922 NEW YEAR’S ISSUE, WILL BE SOLD BY WEISS AUCTIONS

COVER ART FOR THE SATURDAY EVENING POST BY JOSEPH LEYENDECKER (Am., 1874-1951), DEC. 30, 1922 NEW YEAR’S ISSUE, WILL BE SOLD BY WEISS AUCTIONS

. October 27, 2017

The painting is expected to soar to $100,000-$150,000 at the two-day auction event, Nov. 15-16, being held online and in Weiss Auctions’ gallery located at 74 Merrick Road in Lynbrook, N.Y. LYNBROOK, N.Y. – A never-before-seen cover painting for The Saturday Evening Post from Dec. 30, 1922 – the New Year’s issue – by Joseph […]

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AROUND THE WORLD IN 350 LOTS – 3 GREAT ESTATES IS THE TITLE OF AUCTION LIFE’S SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 12th AUCTION, FEATURING QUALITY MERCHANDISE

AROUND THE WORLD IN 350 LOTS – 3 GREAT ESTATES IS THE TITLE OF AUCTION LIFE’S SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 12th AUCTION, FEATURING QUALITY MERCHANDISE

. October 26, 2017

It will be primarily an online auction, with limited seating and RSVP required for live bidders. LOXAHATCHEE, Fla. – Quality items pulled from a pair of prominent living estates, around 20 pieces of original Native American, American and Southwestern art by noted, listed artists, and Part 3 of property from the estate of Holocaust survivor […]

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