November, 2007

Famine to Fortune – Bonhams to Sell Painting by Britains Premier Regency Portrait Artist

Famine to Fortune – Bonhams to Sell Painting by Britains Premier Regency Portrait Artist

A spectacular full-length portrait by Sir Thomas Lawrence (British, 1769-1830), the most successful portrait painter of his time, is set to make up to £500,000 in Bonhams’ Old Master Paintings sale in London, New Bond Street on 5 December 2007. Lawrence was one of the most talented and respected artists of the Regency era despite […]

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Google Will Apply to Participate in FCC Spectrum Auction

Google Will Apply to Participate in FCC Spectrum Auction

AuctionPublicity.com – Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) announced today that it will apply to participate in the Federal Communications Commission’s upcoming auction of wireless spectrum in the 700 megahertz (MHz) band. As part of the nationally mandated transition to digital television, the 700 MHz spectrum auction — which begins January 24, 2008 — will free up spectrum […]

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Betjeman Burnishes Female Jeweller’s Reputation From Beyond the Grave with Previously Unpublished Letters

Betjeman Burnishes Female Jeweller’s Reputation From Beyond the Grave with Previously Unpublished Letters

AuctionPublicity.com – Bonhams will be hosting a retrospective of the work of Helen Holmes, jeweller and much admired friend of John Betjeman. A collection of intimate and previously unpublished letters from Betjeman will be revealed, along with a signed copy of his 1962 verse autobiography “Summoned by Bells”. The exhibition will be held at Bonhams […]

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ITALIAN ELEGANCE THE COLLECTION OF GIORGIO MARSAN & UMBERTA NASI AT CHRISTIES LONDON IN DECEMBER

ITALIAN ELEGANCE THE COLLECTION OF GIORGIO MARSAN & UMBERTA NASI AT CHRISTIES LONDON IN DECEMBER

Christie’s are delighted to present the sale of Turin London Corfu: The Collection of Giorgio Marsan and Umberta Nasi in a unique two-day auction on 12 and 13 December 2007 in London. The very epitome of Italian elegance, the collection is drawn from the beautiful Villa Silvio Pellico in Moncalieri, in the hills overlooking Turin; […]

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THE ROYAL SPLENDOUR OF MARIE ANTOINETTES PEARLS AT CHRISTIES IN DECEMBER

THE ROYAL SPLENDOUR OF MARIE ANTOINETTES PEARLS AT CHRISTIES IN DECEMBER

Christie’s is proud to present an historically important natural pearl, diamond and ruby necklace, the pearls of which belonged to Marie Antoinette (1755-1793), in the London Magnificent Jewellery sale on Wednesday 12 December 2007. The Property of a Nobleman, this exquisite necklace of extraordinary provenance has never been offered at auction before and the pearls […]

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Auctions International Inc. Issues Progress Report to Shareholders

Auctions International Inc. Issues Progress Report to Shareholders

Auctions International Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AUCI), a technology company that owns and markets proprietary software that enables real time online auctions of virtually any commodity in the wholesale market, issued today a progress report to shareholders from President Douglas Mann. Dear Valued Shareholders: I am very pleased to discuss the material developments at Auctions International since […]

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Bowers and Merenas Baltimore Auction Realizes More Than $9.4 Million

Bowers and Merenas Baltimore Auction Realizes More Than $9.4 Million

AuctionPublicity.com – Escala Group, Inc. (ESCL.PK) Bowers and Merena Auctions, America’s leading rare coin auction house, was once again the Official Auctioneer of the Baltimore Coin and Currency Convention held on November 14 to 17, 2007, at the Baltimore Convention Center. Offering more than 3,000 coin lots and over 1,000 currency lots, the auction was […]

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RARE JOHN ARMSTRONG KENTUCKY FLINTLOCK LONG RIFLE FROM EARLY 1800s HITS THE MARK FOR $98,875 AT NOV. 17-18 SALE HELD BY PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS

RARE JOHN ARMSTRONG KENTUCKY FLINTLOCK LONG RIFLE FROM EARLY 1800s HITS THE MARK FOR $98,875 AT NOV. 17-18 SALE HELD BY PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS

(Oceanside, N.Y.) – A fine and rare flintlock type Kentucky long rifle, made in the early 1800s by John Armstrong of Emmitsburg, Md., sold for $98,875 at a multi-estate sale held November 17-18 by Philip Weiss Auctions. The auction featured items from prominent area estates and included rare books, important photographs and militaria. The rifle […]

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PropertyRoom.com Launches Car Auction Program

PropertyRoom.com Launches Car Auction Program

PropertyRoom.com, the largest site for online police auctions, announced today the launch of a new program for cars, trucks, boats and other large capital assets. The program rounds out PropertyRoom.com?s law enforcement auction services, which traditionally focused on smaller items such as jewelry, watches, laptops, tools and bicycles. The new program includes Silver, Gold and […]

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