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Jesse Willcox Smith Illustration for Heritage Auction

Jesse Willcox Smith Illustration for Heritage Auction

. February 4, 2009

An original illustration by Jesse Willcox Smith, one of the famed Red Rose Girls of the Brandywine School of American Painting, will lead the March 12-13 Signature Illustration Art Auction at Heritage Auction Galleries. “The Then Lover is a tour de force of Smith’s mastery over style, substance, mood and color as embodied by her […]

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Auction Record Price for Edgar Degas Sculpture at Sotheby’s

Auction Record Price for Edgar Degas Sculpture at Sotheby’s

. February 4, 2009

Sotheby’s sale of Impressionist & Modern Art at Sotheby’s in London saw 22 works realise a total of £32,564,300 ($46,238,050). The sale was 75.9% sold by lot and 67.7% sold by value and it saw two works command prices in excess of £5 million, and six for more than £1 million. Commenting on the sale, […]

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Schrader Auction Company Wins Three Awards

Schrader Auction Company Wins Three Awards

. February 3, 2009

Schrader Auction Company emerged as a big winner in the Ohio Auctioneers Association’s Advertising Contest for 2008, with marketing campaigns winning three categories, including Farm/Agricultural Real Estate. The Farm/Agricultural Real Estate winning campaign led to a successful auction for Gary Farms in New Madison, Ohio, in Darke County. The 268-acre property sold in 11 tracts, […]

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Siddhivinayak Temple Auction

Siddhivinayak Temple Auction

. February 3, 2009

Siddhivinayak temple will auction gold and silver ornaments donated by the devotees after getting an official nod from Maharashtra government. “On January 29, we had a meeting in the office of deputy chief minister Chhagan Bhujbal to discuss about the auction of gold and silver ornaments donated by the devotees,” chairperson of the Siddhivinayak Trust […]

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Lincoln Bicentennial Rifle to be Auctioned for Charity

Lincoln Bicentennial Rifle to be Auctioned for Charity

. February 3, 2009

A Henry Golden Boy Lincoln Bicentennial Commemorative rifle, serial number 6, will be auctioned to mark the 200th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s birthday. MSRP is $1200. The online auction is live now at http://GunBroker.com/Auction/ViewItem.asp?Item=121898115 The bidding ends at 11:00 pm EST on Thursday, February 12, 2009. Proceeds will be donated to Farmers and Hunters Feed […]

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