July, 2009

Novelist Edith Wharton’s Former Family Summer Home to be Auctioned

Novelist Edith Wharton’s Former Family Summer Home to be Auctioned

A piece of history – a community’s and a family’s history – will be sold to the highest bidders on July 11. Located in Massachusetts’ Berkshire Hills, The Gables Condominiums offer a rare combination of modern luxury living and old world architecture, conveniently located halfway between Boston and New York City. The Gables, formerly known […]

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Clarke – The Midsummer Eclectic Auction

Clarke – The Midsummer Eclectic Auction

Clarke Auction, Westchester’s Premier Auction Gallery, will sell 400 lots fresh from Manhattan, Larchmont, New Rochelle, and Scarsdale estates. Signed Antique and Margolis Furniture Highlights include a signed Lamb of Manchester Aesthetic Movement etagere; a dining suite of highly carved, possibly Horner pieces; American Empire furniture, a selection of Victorian oak tables and bookcases, and […]

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Rijksmuseum Amsterdam Buys ‘Wrotham Coffers’ by Andre-Charles Boulle at Christie’s Sale

Rijksmuseum Amsterdam Buys ‘Wrotham Coffers’ by Andre-Charles Boulle at Christie’s Sale

The sale of Important European Furniture, Sculpture & Clocks realised £7,012,750 and was 79% sold by value and 65% sold by lot. The top lot was a pair of Louis XIV ormolu-mounted Boulle marquetry coffres en tombeau (coffers-on-stands), by André-Charles Boulle, circa 1688, which was bought by the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam and realised £2,617,250. “We are […]

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William Dyce Painting for Sotheby’s Auction

William Dyce Painting for Sotheby’s Auction

A stunning William Dyce painting that has been lost for over a century is to be offered for sale at Sotheby’s in London next week. The Meeting of Jacob and Rachel is expected to fetch between £100,000 – 150,000 when it is offered for sale in Sotheby’s Victorian and Edwardian Art sale on Wednesday 15 […]

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RECORDS SET AT MORAN CALIFORNIA AND AMERICAN PAINTINGS SALE

RECORDS SET AT MORAN CALIFORNIA AND AMERICAN PAINTINGS SALE

It was a full house with many new faces that filled the Pasadena Convention Center on Tuesday, June 23rd, in anticipation of John Moran’s second California and American Paintings Sale for 2009. The number of new bidders and attendees perhaps reflects the change in investment strategies from Wall Street to tangible property. The sale was […]

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Dan Morphy Auctions Biggest Ever Cataloged Sale

Dan Morphy Auctions Biggest Ever Cataloged Sale

On Aug. 13-15, Dan Morphy Auctions will conduct the biggest cataloged sale in its history – a 3,000-lot no-reserve absolute auction featuring long-held private collections of Kentucky rifles, fine dolls and toys, mechanical music boxes, decorative art, jewelry and gold coins. All goods will be offered in logically organized categories, selling to the highest bidder […]

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Recently Completed Assisted Living Facility for Auction

Recently Completed Assisted Living Facility for Auction

Tranzon Integrated Property Group (“Tranzon”) has announced that it has been engaged to conduct an auction of the property known as the Adel R. Coccomo Residential Center in Middlesex County, Connecticut. The property is currently operating and was completed in early 2008 at a cost of $14,500,000. Tranzon has been authorized to sell the center […]

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Concierge Auctions to Offer Properties Near Jacksonville, Florida

Concierge Auctions to Offer Properties Near Jacksonville, Florida

Concierge Auctions will conduct a luxury real estate auction of four properties near Jacksonville, Florida on July 25, including a waterfront estate in Ponte Vedra Beach previously offered to $5.9 million, two beachfront development opportunities in Saint Augustine Beach, and an Atlantic Beach townhouse previously offered to $1.435 million, the company announced. The 13,528-square-foot Ponte […]

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Gray’s 22nd Fine Art and Antiques Auction

Gray’s 22nd Fine Art and Antiques Auction

Gray’s Auctioneers is pleased to announce its 22nd Fine Art and Antiques auction to be held Saturday July 25th at 1pm. Gray’s Auctioneers Llc has quickly established itself as the region’s premier auction house and appraisal facility, capitalizing on both its extensive industry experience as well as its strategic positioning in the upper Midwest region. […]

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