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PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS LOOKS FORWARD TO CONTINUED SUCCESS IN 2009 AFTER POSTING A BANNER YEAR IN 2008; BIG SALES LINED UP THRU SPRING

PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS LOOKS FORWARD TO CONTINUED SUCCESS IN 2009 AFTER POSTING A BANNER YEAR IN 2008; BIG SALES LINED UP THRU SPRING

. January 8, 2009

(Oceanside, N.Y.) – There will be no rest for the weary at Philip Weiss Auctions, which concluded a banner year in 2008 and looks forward to continued success through the first half of 2009 and beyond. The firm, with a spacious gallery located at #1 Neil Court in Oceanside, has been able to fly above […]

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ANTIQUE MAHOGANY WINGED GRIFFIN 2-PIECE PARLOR SUITE BY R.J. HORNER (CIRCA 1880s) BRINGS $10,450 AT HAL HUNT NEW YEAR’S SALE

ANTIQUE MAHOGANY WINGED GRIFFIN 2-PIECE PARLOR SUITE BY R.J. HORNER (CIRCA 1880s) BRINGS $10,450 AT HAL HUNT NEW YEAR’S SALE

. January 8, 2009

(Northport, Ala.) – A gorgeous antique mahogany winged griffin 2-piece parlor suite, crafted in the 1880s by R.J. Horner, soared to $10,450 at a multi-estate sale held Jan. 1 by Hal Hunt Auctions. It was the ninth New Year’s Day sale held by the firm, at Hal Hunt’s spacious gallery facility located at 5925 Highway […]

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AMERICAN INDIAN & ETHNOGRAPHIC ART GOES ON THE BLOCK; SKINNER’S SEMI-ANNUAL AUCTION TO TAKE PLACE JANUARY 24TH

AMERICAN INDIAN & ETHNOGRAPHIC ART GOES ON THE BLOCK; SKINNER’S SEMI-ANNUAL AUCTION TO TAKE PLACE JANUARY 24TH

. January 8, 2009

BOSTON, Mass. – Skinner, Inc., one of the nation’s leading auction houses for antiques and fine art, will host an auction of American Indian and Ethnographic Art on Saturday, January 24th at 10:00 a.m. in its Boston gallery. More than 400 lots of tribal art will be offered from North American, South America and Africa. […]

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Edward Price Paintings for Charterhouse Auction

Edward Price Paintings for Charterhouse Auction

. January 8, 2009

A large oil painting, one of two by the same artist in the Charterhouse auction on Friday 23rd January, offers an opportunity to acquire a fine view of Derbyshire for under £1,000. “Painted by Edward Price of Nottingham, this large oil on canvas painting will generate interest from clients who may have memories of Derbyshire, […]

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Chippendale Masterpiece to Highlight Christie’s American Furniture and Folk Art Sale

Chippendale Masterpiece to Highlight Christie’s American Furniture and Folk Art Sale

. January 8, 2009

An 18th century Chippendale “plum-pudding” mahogany bombé chest-of-drawers with a unique provenance is the leading lot in this season’s sale of Important American Furniture and Folk Art. The January 23 auction features over 200 items of furniture, historic paintings, folk art, and a special added selection of English and Dutch Delft. The bombé chest-of-drawers is […]

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