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474 LOTS OF AMERICAN, EUROPEAN, CHINESE AND ASIAN ITEMS WILL BE SOLD ONLINE AT CONVERSE AUCTIONS EAST MEETS WEST AUCTION FRIDAY, DEC. 1st

474 LOTS OF AMERICAN, EUROPEAN, CHINESE AND ASIAN ITEMS WILL BE SOLD ONLINE AT CONVERSE AUCTIONS EAST MEETS WEST AUCTION FRIDAY, DEC. 1st

. November 14, 2017

The auction will begin promptly at 10 am Eastern. MALVERN, Pa. – An English repousse silver pitcher made by R&S Garrand of London around 1861, a seven-piece sterling silver tea service made in Germany, and a fine selection of Tibetan Buddhist thangkas (religious paintings) are key lots in Converse Auctions’ next East Meets West Sale, […]

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17th CENTURY CHINESE CARVED WOOD FIGURE OF SEATED BODHISATTVA SAILS PAST ITS ESTIMATE TO FINISH AT $60,000 IN A.B. LEVY’S OCTOBER 30th AUCTION

17th CENTURY CHINESE CARVED WOOD FIGURE OF SEATED BODHISATTVA SAILS PAST ITS ESTIMATE TO FINISH AT $60,000 IN A.B. LEVY’S OCTOBER 30th AUCTION

. November 10, 2017

The 300-lot auction was held in A.B. Levy’s gallery at 211 Worth Avenue in Palm Beach, Fla. PALM BEACH, Fla. – A 17th century Chinese polychrome-decorated, carved wood figure of a seated bodhisattva (in Buddhism, a spiritually enlightened person) sailed well past its pre-sale estimate of $8,000-$12,000 to sell for $60,000 at A.B. Levy’s Jewelry, […]

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Milestone to offer incomparable comic character toy collection in Nov. 18 auction

Milestone to offer incomparable comic character toy collection in Nov. 18 auction

. November 10, 2017

WILLOUGHBY, OH When antique toy collectors gather and talk about the truly great comic character collections of the past, the names of a certain few trailblazers in the hobby invariably come up. However, it has been many years since a virtually unknown collection of fine, early comic character toys has appeared at auction, which is […]

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Boningtons to auction HRH Princess Margaret’s exquisite jewelry, objets d’art Nov. 15

Boningtons to auction HRH Princess Margaret’s exquisite jewelry, objets d’art Nov. 15

. November 9, 2017

EPPING, U.K. – In the world of fine jewels, provenance is second only to inherent quality. If a jewel has previously been owned by a celebrity – Elizabeth Taylor, for example – that connection becomes a permanent part of its history and allure. But an even greater level of cachet is added when jewelry has […]

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Bordeaux Soars as Hart Davis Hart November Auction Brings in $5.6M with 100% of Lots Sold

Bordeaux Soars as Hart Davis Hart November Auction Brings in $5.6M with 100% of Lots Sold

. November 7, 2017

Hart Davis Hart Wine Co. recorded history this past weekend offering a full barrel of 2016 Château Montrose, a first for the Château and the wine auction house. The auction room at Spiaggia fell silent as Montrose’s CEO Hervé Berland offered a few words surrounding the lot, including the special evening to be hosted for […]

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