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Cherry Hills Village Estate for Landmark Online Auction

Cherry Hills Village Estate for Landmark Online Auction

. March 25, 2009

Set against the majestic Rocky Mountains, the timeless elegance of the French countryside is realized in this luxurious $10 million Cherry Hills Village estate. Just minutes from downtown Denver, this new rural retreat perched upon ±2.50-acre seamlessly blends wood and stone to create an opulent display of world-class architecture. Following an increasing trend in real […]

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Charles Darwin Scrimshawed Whale Tooth for Bonhams Auction

Charles Darwin Scrimshawed Whale Tooth for Bonhams Auction

. March 25, 2009

A rare carved whale’s tooth from H M Sloop “Beagle” depicting Charles Darwin’s 1834 voyage will come on sale at Bonhams in London on 16 September in one of the highlights of the Travel and Exploration thematic sales planned for this year. This extraordinary item was decorated by James Bute (b.1799) who joined the Royal […]

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Rare Mamluk Glass Bucket for Sotheby’s Auction

Rare Mamluk Glass Bucket for Sotheby’s Auction

. March 25, 2009

On April 1st 2009 Sotheby’s London is to sell one of the most remarkable Mamluk enamelled glass buckets left in private hands, in its biannual Arts of the Islamic World sale. The Rothschild Bucket is exceptionally rare and was made at the high point of Mamluk glass production. The auction also features a range of […]

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Kaufman Debut Auction Takes $4.2Million

Kaufman Debut Auction Takes $4.2Million

. March 25, 2009

The March 19-21 no-reserve sale premiering the Donald Kaufman Antique Toy Collection rang the register at more than $4.2 million and set a new house record for its producer, Bertoia Auctions. The high-energy event, which was the opener for an ongoing series of sales to disperse the massive Kaufman collection, reminded many of the great […]

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RED BARON — THE SOUTH’S OLDEST AND LARGEST AUCTION FIRM — IS ‘BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND’ WITH A SALE THIS COMING WEEKEND, MAR. 28-29 IN ATLANTA

RED BARON — THE SOUTH’S OLDEST AND LARGEST AUCTION FIRM — IS ‘BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND’ WITH A SALE THIS COMING WEEKEND, MAR. 28-29 IN ATLANTA

. March 24, 2009

(ATLANTA, Ga.) – Mark Twain and Red Baron Antiques have something in common: reports of their demise were greatly exaggerated. In the case of Red Baron’s – the Atlanta-based auction house known for its thrice-annual themed extravaganzas – falsely reported rumors of its closing proved to be premature. A ‘Grand Finale’ sale was held late […]

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