July, 2009

Silent Auction to Benefit Hospice of Wake County

Silent Auction to Benefit Hospice of Wake County

The 8th Annual Big Bad Ball Accepting Donations for Silent Auction, Auction Proceeds and Raffle Ticket Sales to Benefit Hospice of Wake County April Mills, event co-chair for the 8th Annual Big Bad Ball (www.bigbadball.com), announced today that donations are being accepted for the event’s silent auction and raffle ticket sales have begun. The black-tie […]

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Outstanding Launch for New House for Art at Ketterer Kunst

Outstanding Launch for New House for Art at Ketterer Kunst

Over € 7.9 million*, thus the very good results from the Spring Auctions at Ketterer Kunst in Munich and Hamburg. “Even though it isn’t easy currently to get hold of good works, we succeeded in collecting an offering that met with an enthusiastic response and ensured outstanding sales proceeds. You could have hardly wished for […]

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1922 SUNBEAM SELLS FOR A RECORD £463,500 AS BONHAMS SALE YIELDS £2.45 MILLION

1922 SUNBEAM SELLS FOR A RECORD £463,500 AS BONHAMS SALE YIELDS £2.45 MILLION

Bonhams raised a total of £2.45 million at their annual sale held at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. With the reassuring roar of cars on the famous course in the background, the saleroom was packed with spirited bidders keen to take advantage of some of the outstanding lots on offer with a sell-through rate of […]

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Bidders from 33 countries participate in Ritchie Bros Maryland auction

Bidders from 33 countries participate in Ritchie Bros Maryland auction

More than 2,400 people from 33 countries registered to bid in the unreserved public auction conducted by Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers in North East, Maryland on June 24 & 25, 2009. Ritchie Bros. (www.rbauction.com), the world’s largest industrial auctioneer, sold more than 3,200 heavy equipment items and trucks over two days, generating gross auction proceeds in […]

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Founding Chairman and CEO of Bankrupt Sheldon Good & Company Severs All Ties to Chicago-based Company

Founding Chairman and CEO of Bankrupt Sheldon Good & Company Severs All Ties to Chicago-based Company

Sheldon F. Good, founding chairman and CEO of Chicago-based Sheldon Good & Company, the international real estate auction and brokerage firm which filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection April 24, is no longer associated with the company he founded 44 years ago. The industry icon may instead form his own company and will explore other […]

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Sailing Ketch to be Auctioned at Bonhams & Goodman

Sailing Ketch to be Auctioned at Bonhams & Goodman

The French Boatyard of Henri Amel has been building high quality cruising sailboats for more than 30 years. The Super Maramu 2000 is one of their popular blue water glass reinforced plastic cruising ketches and its features include: Cruising speed of 8 knots under motor or 10/12 knots under sail Winged shaped lead keel Minimum […]

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Shannons to Auction Muscle Cars at MotorEx

Shannons to Auction Muscle Cars at MotorEx

Shannons has ‘muscled-in’ on Australia’s largest and most prestigious motoring enthusiast event, putting a gym-load of iconic 60’s and 70’s American and Australian performance cars under the hammer at Meguiar’s MotorEx on Sunday July 12. With the Sydney Motor Show taking a sabbatical this year, Shannons is making MotorEx its major New South Wales classic […]

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Not Fade Away Gallery Announces Auction to Benefit The VH1 Save The Music Foundation

Not Fade Away Gallery Announces Auction to Benefit The VH1 Save The Music Foundation

Not Fade Away Gallery and Allan Tannenbaum, Famed SoHo Weekly News Photographer, announced today that the Gallery is holding a silent auction of over 70 rare Artist’s Proofs and Limited Edition photographs from the Allan Tannenbaum exhibition NEW YORK IN THE 70s, and Not Fade Away Gallery’s inaugural exhibition THE BRITISH ARE COMING: THE BEATLES […]

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Donray Painting Sets Record at Stair Galleries Auction

Donray Painting Sets Record at Stair Galleries Auction

During a recent auction at Stair Galleries Auction House in Hudson, New York, well-known American artist Donray sold a painting entitled Butterfly #20 for a price exceeding the artist’s existing record. The painting, measuring 15.5 inches by 19 inches, was one of three top sellers among the 240 lots of fine art items sold. A […]

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