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Arthur C. Clarke Space Manuscript for Auction

Arthur C. Clarke Space Manuscript for Auction

. January 25, 2009

Five primary school composition notebooks are the unassuming vessels for the important debut novel of one of the most legendary sci-fi writers of all time: Sir Arthur C. Clarke’s Prelude To Space. These influential blocks of neatly ruled paper, filled with 51,500 words in Clarke’s clear, cursive script, will be part of Heritage Auction Galleries’ […]

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Joan Bowers Collection at Bonhams & Goodman

Joan Bowers Collection at Bonhams & Goodman

. January 25, 2009

Part of Joan Bowers’ personal collection, being goods superfluous to her needs, is to be auctioned on Sunday 1st March in Sydney. Consisting of over 250 lots, highlights include five four poster Calcutta beds dating from 1840 to 1880, many rare antique figures, decorative items, miniature paintings, architectural details, columns, room dividers, Chinese furniture and […]

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Dinosaur Diamonds and Dynastic Antiques at I.M. Chait Auction

Dinosaur Diamonds and Dynastic Antiques at I.M. Chait Auction

. January 25, 2009

On February 15, important diamond jewelry from the Estate of legendary Texas oilman, Frederick E. Wagner, will highlight I.M. Chait’s International Fine Arts Auction. Wagner founded El Dorado Oil and Gas, Dallas Texas, and was its president for many years. Also featured in the February 15 International Fine Arts Auction are fine Chinese Dynastic Porcelains […]

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Christie’s New York Announces New Sales Platform

Christie’s New York Announces New Sales Platform

. January 25, 2009

As part of Christie’s long-term strategy and vision, and following the success in 2006 of the combination of Old Masters and Early British Pictures, Christie’s New York announces a new sales initiative for important European Art circa 1300 to 1900. As of June 2009, Christie’s sales calendar in New York will present auctions offering Old […]

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OVER 500 LOTS OF ANTIQUE FURNITURE AND DECORATIVE ACCESSORIES, PLUS OVER 100 VINTAGE FIREARMS IN A SEPARATE SESSION, WILL BE SOLD FEB. 7 BY FONTAINE’S

OVER 500 LOTS OF ANTIQUE FURNITURE AND DECORATIVE ACCESSORIES, PLUS OVER 100 VINTAGE FIREARMS IN A SEPARATE SESSION, WILL BE SOLD FEB. 7 BY FONTAINE’S

. January 23, 2009

(Pittsfield, Mass.) – Over 500 lots of antique furniture and decorative accessories will be sold at a multi-estate auction on Saturday, Feb. 7, by Fontaine’s Auction Gallery, beginning promptly at 11 a.m. Then, at 5 p.m., a second session dedicated to about 100 vintage firearms will be held. Both sessions will be held at Fontaine’s […]

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