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Christie’s Bi-Annual Centuries of Style Sale

Christie’s Bi-Annual Centuries of Style Sale

. May 26, 2010

This summer Christie’s London presents the first of its bi-annual Centuries of Style sales, a reflection of the finest examples of silver, European ceramics, portrait miniatures and gold boxes from the early sixteenth century to the twentieth century. The sale on 10 June in London will offer collectors the chance to purchase rare and beautiful […]

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Nadeau’s Auction Gallery Asian Antiques Sale Results

Nadeau’s Auction Gallery Asian Antiques Sale Results

. May 22, 2010

Nadeau’s Auction Gallery held it’s annual spring Asian Antiques auction on Sunday, March 28th at their Windsor, CT location. It was a highly successful event, offering over 400 lots. Among the lots was a late Qing Dynasty white jade sculpture of a ram, which brought in $2250. A Qing Dynasty bronze incense burner sold for […]

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Glass Paperweights Beat Estimates to Make £574,080 at Bonhams

Glass Paperweights Beat Estimates to Make £574,080 at Bonhams

. May 21, 2010

The auction of ‘Fine Paperweights from the collection of the late Baroness de Bellet’ held on 19 May 2010 at Bonhams, New Bond Street made an outstanding £574,080 with 95% sold by value. Bidders in the UK were competing against other interested parties in the USA, Europe and Israel. The top lot of the day […]

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Fabergé Clock Spirited out of Revolutionary Russia for Auction at Bonhams

Fabergé Clock Spirited out of Revolutionary Russia for Auction at Bonhams

. May 19, 2010

A Fabergé clock spirited out of Russia in 1917 by the deposed Tsar’s aide-de-camp, Prince Mikhail Cantacuzène, and his American wife Julia, granddaughter of US President, Ulysses Grant, is for sale at Bonhams Russian sale on 7 June. The silver-mounted seed-pearl and enamel clock (£70,000- 90,000) is a fabulous reminder of a vanished age. The […]

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Emile Galle Sewing Stand Realizes $21,850 at Kaminski Auction

Emile Galle Sewing Stand Realizes $21,850 at Kaminski Auction

. May 19, 2010

Kaminski Auctions’ April Estates Auction, which took place April 24, 2010, offered a premier selection of items from estates in Massachusetts and beyond. Strong sales and enthusiastic bidding throughout the auction made the event an unqualified success, with many items selling well above their original estimates. Of particular interest was an important Emille Galle sewing […]

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