March, 2009

EXTREMELY RARE WINCHESTER TRIANGLE MOBILE-STYLE DIE-CUT POSTER SELLS FOR A RECORD $13,080 AT SOLDUSA.COM ONLINE AUCTION THAT ENDED MAR. 21-22

EXTREMELY RARE WINCHESTER TRIANGLE MOBILE-STYLE DIE-CUT POSTER SELLS FOR A RECORD $13,080 AT SOLDUSA.COM ONLINE AUCTION THAT ENDED MAR. 21-22

(MATTHEWS, N.C.) – An extremely rare Winchester three-panel triangle mobile-style die-cut poster soared to $13,080 in an Internet and catalog auction held by SoldUSA.com, the premier hunting, fishing, militaria and collectibles site. The auction went online in February and concluded March 21-22. It was a new world auction record for a Winchester three-panel triangle mobile-style […]

Read More →

Read More →

HALL OF FAME PLAQUE POSTCARD, BOLDLY SIGNED BY BABE RUTH, REALIZES $62,150 AT MULTI-ESTATE SALE HELD MARCH 28-29 BY PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS

HALL OF FAME PLAQUE POSTCARD, BOLDLY SIGNED BY BABE RUTH, REALIZES $62,150 AT MULTI-ESTATE SALE HELD MARCH 28-29 BY PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS

(OCEANSIDE, N.Y.) – A sepia postcard, depicting a Hall of Fame plaque of baseball legend Babe Ruth and boldly signed by the Bambino himself, sold for $62,150 at a two-day, three-session multi-estate sale held March 28-29 by Philip Weiss Auctions. It was a new record for a signed postcard by Ruth – or any other […]

Read More →

Read More →

Radius Management to Auction Over 80 New Homes

Radius Management to Auction Over 80 New Homes

Real estate auction firm, Radius Management, LLC is pleased to announce it is placing over 80 brand new homes up for public auction and all properties Must Be Sold. The majority of homes being offered for bid are composed of new builder’s inventory, most of which have never been occupied and fall under state minimum […]

Read More →

Read More →

Medals Start Bidding War At Charterhouse Auction

Medals Start Bidding War At Charterhouse Auction

A group of four modern medals sparked a bidding war in the Charterhouse March auction of collectors items in Sherborne when they sold for £6,000 “The medals, which were consigned for auction by the recipient generated a good deal of presale interest with collectors and dealers alike.” Commented Richard Bromell. “On the day, there were […]

Read More →

Read More →

Ketterer Kunst to auction Maria Sibylla Merian’s magnificent book on insects

Ketterer Kunst to auction Maria Sibylla Merian’s magnificent book on insects

It might be yours for just € 25 000: the Bernard edition of Maria Sibylla Merian’s two great books on the insects of Suriname and Europe. Published in Amsterdam in 1730, the work, featuring 256 stunning copperplate engravings, is to be sold at the Ketterer Kunst auctions in Hamburg on 18 und 19 May 2009. […]

Read More →

Read More →

First British Auction Of Contemporary African Art At Bonhams

First British Auction Of Contemporary African Art At Bonhams

NEW AFRICAN WORK SHOWS LINK BETWEEN RITUAL & MODERN ART Such is the growing interest in modern and contemporary African painting that Bonhams has organised a first ever sale on 8th April of Contemporary African Art featuring artists from at least six African countries. A key work in this sale sums up the reason why […]

Read More →

Read More →

Book and Online Auction Launched to Support Madonna’s African Charity

Book and Online Auction Launched to Support Madonna’s African Charity

Madonna’s charity Raising Malawi helps to launch the new book I Am Because We Are (PowerHouse Books, $49.95), and an online auction on April 2nd to benefit children in Malawi, a country of only 13 million people, yet home to over 1 million AIDS orphans. I Am Because We Are is a poignant new book […]

Read More →

Read More →

Gottschalks Completes Bankruptcy Auction

Gottschalks Completes Bankruptcy Auction

Gottschalks Inc. today announced that, after completing the Court-supervised auction for its business, the Company, in consultation with the agent for its senior secured lenders and the unsecured creditors’ committee, has agreed to the proposed liquidation of certain of the Company’s assets by a joint venture comprised of SB Capital Group, LLC, Tiger Capital Group, […]

Read More →

Read More →

Knight of Glin Works to be Auctioned at Christie’s

Knight of Glin Works to be Auctioned at Christie’s

Christie’s announces the auction of Glin Castle; A Knight in Ireland on 7 May 2009 at Christie’s in London. The sale will offer selected works from the personal collection of Desmond FitzGerald, 29th Knight of Glin, the renowned collector, scholar and a leading campaigner for the conservation of Irish heritage. The pre-sale exhibition will present […]

Read More →

Read More →

Top