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Rare Russian literature for auction at Bonhams New York

Rare Russian literature for auction at Bonhams New York

. June 5, 2013

Bonhams will present a fascinating auction of Russian Literature & Works on Paper at the Madison Avenue salesroom on June 26. Building on the success of the inaugural Russian Literature auction in December 2012, Bonhams will offer Russian books, manuscripts, periodicals, posters, artwork and photography ranging from the early 19th to the mid 20th century. […]

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Bonhams June auction of Fine Asian Works of Art

Bonhams June auction of Fine Asian Works of Art

. June 2, 2013

Rare jade carvings from three private American collections provide the centerpiece for Bonhams June 24th auction of Fine Asian Works of Art to be held in San Francisco. A white jade marriage bowl, 18th century, elegantly carved with lotus and lily flowers, set off by floral handles suspending single rings (est. $60,000-100,000); a richly-carved pair […]

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Colt Gatling Guns Expected To Bring $100,000+ Each At Heritage Auctions

Colt Gatling Guns Expected To Bring $100,000+ Each At Heritage Auctions

. June 2, 2013

A U.S. Model 1883 Colt Gatling Gun and Rare Limber With Accessories. Serial no. 342 with 10 32-inch barrels — for decades the centerpiece of the collection of renowned Michigan Civil war re-enactor and firearms expert Michael Yeck, who passed away last year — is expected to bring more than $100,000 on June 8 as […]

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Bonhams Spring 2013 Hong Kong Auctions

Bonhams Spring 2013 Hong Kong Auctions

. May 28, 2013

Defying a widespread concern that the art market might continue the uncertainty visible at auctions of Chinese art in the later months of 2012, Bonhams wrapped up its impressive series of auctions in Hong Kong from 22 to 26 May 2013. Bonhams achieved a very substantial sold total of HK$172 million, large audiences for the […]

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Tyrannosaurus rex jaw leads Bonhams Natural History auction

Tyrannosaurus rex jaw leads Bonhams Natural History auction

. May 24, 2013

A Tyrannosaurus rex maxilla (upper jaw) from Montana achieved the top-selling spot in Bonhams auction of Natural History, May 22 in Los Angeles. The maxilla, featuring seven teeth – with five mature teeth and two emerging teeth seen, sold well within its $70,000-90,000 estimate, bringing $86,500. Highlights of the 145-lot sale went on to include […]

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