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Hart Davis Hart Wine Co. Announces  John Hart To Retire As Chairman

Hart Davis Hart Wine Co. Announces John Hart To Retire As Chairman

. May 27, 2016

The Board of Directors of Hart Davis Hart Wine Co. announced today that John H. Hart, Co-Founder and Chairman, will become Chairman Emeritus at the Chicago-based wine auction and retail firm, effective at the Annual Shareholders Meeting on July 1, 2016. Hart will continue to provide counsel to Hart Davis Hart. “The management team under […]

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RARE ANTIQUE CHINESE ANIMATED TRIPLE FUSEE BRACKET CLOCK SOARS TO $1.27 MILLION AT FONTAINE’S MAY 21st ANTIQUE & CLOCK AUCTION IN PITTSFIELD, MASS.

RARE ANTIQUE CHINESE ANIMATED TRIPLE FUSEE BRACKET CLOCK SOARS TO $1.27 MILLION AT FONTAINE’S MAY 21st ANTIQUE & CLOCK AUCTION IN PITTSFIELD, MASS.

. May 26, 2016

The clock was the top lot in a sale that grossed $2.5 million and had more than 4,300 online bidders. PITTSFIELD, Mass. – A rare antique Chinese animated triple fusee bracket clock roared past its pre-sale estimate of $500,000-$750,000 to sell for $1.27 million at Fontaine’s Auction Gallery’s cataloged antique and clock auction held May […]

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A 1900 PROSTITUTE’S BOX, A BRONZE ANIMAL SCULPTURE BY HENRI TRODOUX AND OUTSTANDING MEISSEN PIECES WILL BE SOLD JUNE 4-5 BY CRESCENT CITY

A 1900 PROSTITUTE’S BOX, A BRONZE ANIMAL SCULPTURE BY HENRI TRODOUX AND OUTSTANDING MEISSEN PIECES WILL BE SOLD JUNE 4-5 BY CRESCENT CITY

. May 21, 2016

The 1,058-lot auction will be held in the firm’s New Orleans showroom on St. Charles Avenue. NEW ORLEANS, La. – A “prostitute’s box” from Dodge City, Kansas dating to around 1900, a fine collection of 20th century Meissen figures, a handsome 19th century English George II-style inlaid carved walnut chest-on-chest, and a bronze sculpture by […]

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A THREE-SESSION MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND AUCTION WILL BE HELD ON MAY 28th, 29th & 30th BY JOHN McINNIS AUCTIONEERS. UP FOR BID: NEARLY 1,400 LOTS

A THREE-SESSION MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND AUCTION WILL BE HELD ON MAY 28th, 29th & 30th BY JOHN McINNIS AUCTIONEERS. UP FOR BID: NEARLY 1,400 LOTS

. May 21, 2016

The auction will be held in the company gallery at 76 Main Street in Amesbury, Massachusetts. AMESBURY, Mass. – A three-session Memorial Day weekend auction featuring a vast array of items from prominent estates in the Boston area – to include the Hoes family of Wayland, direct descendants of President James Monroe, plus a fabulous […]

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Gems, gold, meteorites and prehistoric treasures populate Nature & Science auction in Dallas

Gems, gold, meteorites and prehistoric treasures populate Nature & Science auction in Dallas

. May 20, 2016

At Heritage Auctions, June 2, 2016; featuring a wide array of Natural History and Scientific rarities aimed at designers and collectors across the spectrum DALLAS – A truly incredible specimen of Crystallized Gold on Quartz, hailing from the renowned Sixteen to One Gold Mine in California – America’s most famous gold mine, known for the […]

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