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Donald Kaufman Collection at Bertoia Auctions

Donald Kaufman Collection at Bertoia Auctions

. February 8, 2009

The Donald Kaufman collection is headed for the auction spotlight at Bertoia’s, starting with a 1,500-lot offering on March 19-21, 2009. Kaufman, one of the founders of K-B Toys, is considered a pioneer in the toy hobby, having started his collection nearly 59 years ago. The Kaufman auction debut will follow a carefully mapped-out plan, […]

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THE ESTATE OF KATHLEEN “KATE” ROBINSON —  WHOSE MOTHER, HELEN, FOUNDED THE KANE COUNTY FLEA MARKET IN ILLINOIS — WILL BE AUCTIONED MARCH 14-15

THE ESTATE OF KATHLEEN “KATE” ROBINSON — WHOSE MOTHER, HELEN, FOUNDED THE KANE COUNTY FLEA MARKET IN ILLINOIS — WILL BE AUCTIONED MARCH 14-15

. February 6, 2009

(St. Charles, Ill.) – The estate of Kathleen “Kate” Robinson – whose mother-in-law, Helen, founded the renowned Kane County Flea Market in 1967 – will be sold March 14-15 in the main building of the Kane County Fairgrounds (site of the flea market). The auction will be held by Matthews Auctions Nokomkis, Ill., in conjunction […]

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Testa Rossa Expected To Break World Auction Record at Ferrari Leggenda e Passione

Testa Rossa Expected To Break World Auction Record at Ferrari Leggenda e Passione

. February 6, 2009

RM Auctions, in association with Sotheby’s, will present one of the most historically significant and valuable Ferrari racing cars ever offered at auction, the legendary 1957 Ferrari 250 TR (chassis no. 0714TR), when the famed Ferrari Leggenda e Passione event returns to Maranello, May 17, 2009. Held during the final stretch of the Mille Miglia […]

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Australian Muscle Cars at Shannons Sydney Auction

Australian Muscle Cars at Shannons Sydney Auction

. February 5, 2009

Collectors have the opportunity to acquire three Australian muscle car gems at realistic prices at Shannons Sydney Auction on Monday February 9. While HT Monaro GTS 307 prices rose around two years again response to demand for the larger-engined GTS 327 and GTS 350 ‘Bathurst’ models, they still represent keen buying amongst collectors, with condition […]

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Clarke’s Sixth Fine Art Auction

Clarke’s Sixth Fine Art Auction

. February 5, 2009

On Monday, May 4, 2009, Clarke will host its Sixth Fine Art Auction, featuring fresh-to-market and exceptional 19th and 20th Century paintings and sculpture. Art ‘Bull’ Market at Clarke? In the teeth of a highly publicized art auction downturn, Clarke’s Fifth Fine Art Auction in October 2008 shattered the world record for African-American artist Beauford […]

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