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SHANNON’S TO HOST ONLINE DISCOVERY AUCTION OF PAINTINGS, SCULPTURE AND FINE PRINTS IN A TWO SESSION SALE, JUNE 16, 2016 STARTING AT 12PM EST

SHANNON’S TO HOST ONLINE DISCOVERY AUCTION OF PAINTINGS, SCULPTURE AND FINE PRINTS IN A TWO SESSION SALE, JUNE 16, 2016 STARTING AT 12PM EST

| June 7, 2016

MILFORD, Conn. – Shannon’s Fine Art Auctioneers is hosting a two-session Online Discovery Auction of Fine Art, including paintings, prints and sculptures, on Thursday, June 16th, with Session I starting at 12 o’clock noon Eastern time. Session II will start at 3 pm. All lots will be offered at little or no reserve. The auction […]

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The U.S. Flag that led the D-Day invasion on June 6, 1944, readies for public auction

The U.S. Flag that led the D-Day invasion on June 6, 1944, readies for public auction

| June 4, 2016

June 12, 2016, at Heritage Auctions in Dallas, TX; replete with German bullet hole; held for more than 60 years by Lt. Howard Vander Beek, who captained LCC 60, the boat that led the first troops onto Utah Beach DALLAS – The 48-Star U.S. flag that led the first American troops to Utah Beach on […]

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Hart Davis Hart Wine Co. Finishes Spring Season with a Two Day Auction at TRU Restaurant in Chicago on June 24th & 25th

Hart Davis Hart Wine Co. Finishes Spring Season with a Two Day Auction at TRU Restaurant in Chicago on June 24th & 25th

| June 4, 2016

Featuring First-Growth Bordeaux, Rare Whiskeys and Plénitude 3 Direct from Dom Pérignon (Chicago, IL)-Hart Davis Hart Wine Co. will hold its final auction of the season on June 24th and 25th at Chicago’s TRU restaurant. The sale is comprised of an impressive 2,561 lots estimated to garner between $3.8M and $5.6M in total. This two-day […]

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MID-CENTURY MODERN FURNITURE PIECES BY KARL SPRINGER AND PHILIP & KELVIN LAVERNE WILL HEADLINE ANTIQUES & MODERN’S JUNE 18th AUCTION

MID-CENTURY MODERN FURNITURE PIECES BY KARL SPRINGER AND PHILIP & KELVIN LAVERNE WILL HEADLINE ANTIQUES & MODERN’S JUNE 18th AUCTION

| May 28, 2016

The 300+-lot event will be held in the firm’s gallery at 809 Belvedere Road in West Palm Beach. WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Wonderful Mid-Century Modern furniture creations by the father-son team of Philip and Kelvin LaVerne and the German-born New York designer Karl Springer, porcelains, sterling silver, bronzes, art glass, sculptures, estate jewelry, Chinese […]

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Egyptian, Greek, Roman, Asian Rarities Join Tribal & Viking Art in Artemis Gallery’s June 2 Auction

Egyptian, Greek, Roman, Asian Rarities Join Tribal & Viking Art in Artemis Gallery’s June 2 Auction

| May 28, 2016

BOULDER, CO – While predicting the future is an exercise that fascinates all ages, looking back on various early civilizations and imagining how they lived, evolved and blended is just as intriguing. “It’s like assembling a giant, global jigsaw puzzle,” said Bob Dodge, co-owner of Artemis Gallery in Boulder, Colorado. “With every collection we view […]

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Hart Davis Hart Wine Co. Announces  John Hart To Retire As Chairman

Hart Davis Hart Wine Co. Announces John Hart To Retire As Chairman

| May 27, 2016

The Board of Directors of Hart Davis Hart Wine Co. announced today that John H. Hart, Co-Founder and Chairman, will become Chairman Emeritus at the Chicago-based wine auction and retail firm, effective at the Annual Shareholders Meeting on July 1, 2016. Hart will continue to provide counsel to Hart Davis Hart. “The management team under […]

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RARE ANTIQUE CHINESE ANIMATED TRIPLE FUSEE BRACKET CLOCK SOARS TO $1.27 MILLION AT FONTAINE’S MAY 21st ANTIQUE & CLOCK AUCTION IN PITTSFIELD, MASS.

RARE ANTIQUE CHINESE ANIMATED TRIPLE FUSEE BRACKET CLOCK SOARS TO $1.27 MILLION AT FONTAINE’S MAY 21st ANTIQUE & CLOCK AUCTION IN PITTSFIELD, MASS.

| May 26, 2016

The clock was the top lot in a sale that grossed $2.5 million and had more than 4,300 online bidders. PITTSFIELD, Mass. – A rare antique Chinese animated triple fusee bracket clock roared past its pre-sale estimate of $500,000-$750,000 to sell for $1.27 million at Fontaine’s Auction Gallery’s cataloged antique and clock auction held May […]

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