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ENGLISH AUTOMATON CLOCK FALLS JUST UNDER THE $1 MILLION MARK AT FONTAINE’S JANUARY 21st AUCTION, GAVELING FOR AN IMPRESSIVE $998,250

ENGLISH AUTOMATON CLOCK FALLS JUST UNDER THE $1 MILLION MARK AT FONTAINE’S JANUARY 21st AUCTION, GAVELING FOR AN IMPRESSIVE $998,250

. January 31, 2017

The auction was held in Fontaine’s gallery, at 1485 West Housatonic Ave., in Pittsfield, Mass. PITTSFIELD, Mass. – An exceedingly rare 18th century English-made pagoda form automaton musical clock, produced for the Chinese Qing Imperial Court, fell just shy of the $1 million mark when it sold for $998,250 (including buyer’s premium) at Fontaine’s Auction […]

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Signed collection of Mark Twain novels set for auction in Wolverhampton

Signed collection of Mark Twain novels set for auction in Wolverhampton

. January 25, 2017

A set of 16 books by the 19th Century American author Mark Twain is expected to excite book collectors when it comes up for sale at Wolverhampton auction house Cuttlestones next month. Originally part of the 22 volume ‘Author’s Edition de Luxe’, published 1899 – 1901 by Chatto & Windus, with a limited run of […]

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Midlands auction of Star Wars toys expected to bring collectors out in force…

Midlands auction of Star Wars toys expected to bring collectors out in force…

. January 25, 2017

The enduring appeal of the Star Wars movie franchise means that memorabilia relating to the films can command significant sums when it comes up for auction. Wolverhampton auction house Cuttlestones has first-hand experience of this, with Star Wars items regularly passing through its Specialist Collectors’ sales. Hot on the heels of the £2,500 sale of […]

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THE FINE ART COLLECTION OF TAMARA AND NORMAN JAY BOLOTOW, ESQ. WILL HEADLINE BRUNEAU & CO. AUCTIONEERS’ FEB. 18 SALE IN CRANSTON, R. I

THE FINE ART COLLECTION OF TAMARA AND NORMAN JAY BOLOTOW, ESQ. WILL HEADLINE BRUNEAU & CO. AUCTIONEERS’ FEB. 18 SALE IN CRANSTON, R. I

. January 24, 2017

The all-day event will be held in the firm’s gallery, located at 63 Fourth Avenue in Cranston. CRANSTON, R.I. – The sizable fine art collection of Tamara and Norman Jay Bolotow, Esq. of Barrington, Rhode Island, with provenance from Sotheby’s, Christie’s, Doyle New York and other galleries and institutions, will headline a 152-lot fine art […]

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BELLMANS WINCHESTER TO SELL COLLECTION COTSWOLD SCHOOL FURNITURE FROM A DISTINGUISHED LEICESTERSHIRE COLLECTOR

BELLMANS WINCHESTER TO SELL COLLECTION COTSWOLD SCHOOL FURNITURE FROM A DISTINGUISHED LEICESTERSHIRE COLLECTOR

. January 23, 2017

Bellmans Auctioneers & Valuers announce the sale of a collection of 15 lots of Cotswold School Furniture at their new saleroom in Winchester (The Red House, Hyde Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 7DX) on Tuesday, February 14, 2017. The majority of the pieces, which carry estimates from around £100 for a single chair to £6,000 for […]

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