June, 2008

Zachys Late Spring Los Angeles Auction

Zachys Late Spring Los Angeles Auction

Zachys Wine Auctions will hold the last auction of Spring 2008 on Friday, June 20th and Saturday June 21st. After an exciting season that included Zachys’ first Las Vegas and La Paulee auctions as well as the sale of Historic Wines from the Collection of Graham Lyons, Zachys will conclude with two full days in […]

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iGavel Hosts Spring Auctions by Witherell’s and Elder’s Antiques

iGavel Hosts Spring Auctions by Witherell’s and Elder’s Antiques

New York, NY – iGavel.com, the online fine art and antiques auction house, is hosting two exciting auctions featuring an array of antiquities, paintings, prints, Asian antiques, silver, furniture, decorative arts, and watches. A highlight of Elder’s Antique’s Late Spring On-line Auction Sensation (running from May 26 – June 5th) is a massive Chinese 20th […]

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Tom Morris And Samuel Ryder Memorabilia To Be Sold At Bonhams Golf Sale

Tom Morris And Samuel Ryder Memorabilia To Be Sold At Bonhams Golf Sale

Bonhams Golfing Sale is being held on the 14 July in Chester to coincide with the 2008 Open Championships at the Royal Birkdale Golf Club. The Sale will also mark the 100th anniversary of Tom Morris’ death and the 150th anniversary of Samuel Ryder’s death. Old Tom Morris (1821 – 1908), as he was known, […]

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Bonhams Rolex Centenary Sale

Bonhams Rolex Centenary Sale

Rolex 1908 – 2008 To celebrate the one hundredth anniversary of the founding of Rolex, Bonhams has dedicated a section of its Fine Watches sale to the world famous watchmakers. Over 70 Rolex watches will go under the hammer on 11 June 2008, all of which demonstrate the superb craftsmanship and innovative style that has […]

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Pedigree Collections Highlight Hake’s Americana & Collectibles Auction

Pedigree Collections Highlight Hake’s Americana & Collectibles Auction

Bidding has opened for Hake’s Americana & Collectibles Auction #194, which features a diverse and exciting range of items from multiple pedigreed collections, will close June 3-5, 2008. Offerings in the event, which are presently available online at www.hakes.com, include top items from the Tomart Archives, the Disneyana collections of Deak Stagemyer and Michael J. […]

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Swann Galleries May Auction of Books Literature and Photographs

Swann Galleries May Auction of Books Literature and Photographs

New York – Swann Galleries’ May 15 auction of Photographic Literature & Photographs opened with an excellent selection of photo books, including very desirable Surrealist works. These included the auction’s top-selling lot, a numbered and signed copy of Hans Bellmer’s Les Jeux de la Poupée, one of 142, Paris, 1949, which brought $96,000. All prices […]

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Kirk Kremer Collection Sold At Auction

Kirk Kremer Collection Sold At Auction

The auction featured important Kremer family heirlooms, including a 1779 land indenture signed by Sarah Mickley, who has a close connection to United States history. During the Revolutionary War, when British troops overtook Philadelphia in 1777, Philadelphia’s Executive Council immediately ordered that eleven bells – the Liberty Bell (then called the State House Bell) along […]

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Pook & Pook June Auction

Pook & Pook June Auction

The Pook & Pook, Inc., June 12 and 13, variety sale will include items from a Philadelphia Educational Institution and a Pennsylvania Historical Society. The 1,400 plus lots, to begin being sold at 10 a.m. both days, will showcase American period, formal and painted country furniture, fine porcelains, textiles, silver, pottery, firearms, collectibles and numerous […]

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Mastro Auctions To Offer Sports And Americana Collectibles

Mastro Auctions To Offer Sports And Americana Collectibles

Since Mastro Auctions introduced its Classic Collector events a couple years ago, the sales have been a bonafide industry hit. Never has that fact been more obvious than when Mastro Auctions prepared for its June Classic Collector event. According to Doug Allen, COO and president of Mastro Auctions, consignments for the June sale were closed […]

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