October, 2009

Raphael Masterwork to be Offered at Christie’s Auction

Raphael Masterwork to be Offered at Christie’s Auction

Christie’s will offer an exceptional drawing by Raphael (1483-1520) at the Old Masters and 19th Century Art Evening Sale on Tuesday, December 8, 2009 in London. “Head of a Muse” was drawn by the artist as a study for a figure in Parnassus, one of the series of four frescoes in the Stanza della Segnatura […]

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RARE TIFFANY STERLING AND MIXED METALS SALT & PEPPER SHAKERS HAMMER FOR $4,000 AT MULTI-ESTATE SALE HELD SEPT. 25-26 BY RICHARD D. HATCH & ASSOCIATES

RARE TIFFANY STERLING AND MIXED METALS SALT & PEPPER SHAKERS HAMMER FOR $4,000 AT MULTI-ESTATE SALE HELD SEPT. 25-26 BY RICHARD D. HATCH & ASSOCIATES

(FLAT ROCK, N.C.) – A gorgeous pair of rare Tiffany sterling silver and mixed metals salt and pepper shakers, each piece standing 3 ¾ inches tall and in the flying crane décor, hammered for $4,000 at a multi-estate sale held Sept. 25-26 by Richard D. Hatch & Associates. The set went to a determined bidder […]

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Riley Performance Motorcars First Shelby GT500SE Super Snake Sells for $330,000 at the Barrett-Jackson, Las Vegas Auction

Riley Performance Motorcars First Shelby GT500SE Super Snake Sells for $330,000 at the Barrett-Jackson, Las Vegas Auction

Riley Performance Motorcars is proud to announce that the first Shelby GT500SE built by the team was showcased and sold at the Barrett Jackson, Las Vegas Auction for $330,000.00. The superior build quality and incredible paint job propelled this amazing Shelby to this impressive auction price. Carroll Shelby viewed the car and signed the hood […]

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MONUMENTAL BRUNSWICK, BALKE & COLLANDER CO. FRONT AND BACK BAR, CIRCA 1890, THE L.A. MODEL, SOARS TO $302,500 AT OCT. 2-4 AUCTION IN ANN ARBOR, MICH.

MONUMENTAL BRUNSWICK, BALKE & COLLANDER CO. FRONT AND BACK BAR, CIRCA 1890, THE L.A. MODEL, SOARS TO $302,500 AT OCT. 2-4 AUCTION IN ANN ARBOR, MICH.

(ANN ARBOR, Mich.) – A monumental mahogany front and back bar made around 1893 by Brunswick, Balke & Collender Co., the desirable Los Angeles model and with an original matching liquor cabinet, soared to $302,500 at the living estate of Ron Wallace – a dedicated collector and former president of UPS – held Oct. 2-4 […]

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Works by Ruscha and Warhol to Highlight Bonhams & Butterfields Fine Prints Auction

Works by Ruscha and Warhol to Highlight Bonhams & Butterfields Fine Prints Auction

Bonhams & Butterfields is pleased to offer Fine Prints on November 3, 2009. Simulcast between the San Francisco and Los Angeles salesrooms, the auction will feature a diverse selection of old master, modern, contemporary prints and multiples ranging from the Renaissance to the Present and include works by masters of the craft such as John […]

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Garth’s Auctions Adds Gemologist

Garth’s Auctions Adds Gemologist

National art and antiques auction firm, Garth’s of Delaware, Ohio has announced the addition of precious metals and jewelry expert, Lisa Darke. Darke has been designing fine jewelry in Columbus, Ohio for 16 years and has achieved national recognition for her designs including awards from the Ohio Jewelers Association and Platinum Guild International. She is […]

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Bonhams Doubles Pre-Sale Estimate to Sell the Robin Symes Collection for £500,000

Bonhams Doubles Pre-Sale Estimate to Sell the Robin Symes Collection for £500,000

The Robin Symes Collection – an eclectic range of Old Masters, 20th Century American abstracts, architectural items, textiles and tribal pieces belonging to the renowned dealer – reached £500,000 when it was was sold, without reserve, by Bonhams in their Oxford saleroom on 7 October 2009. The sale attracted tremendous interest from both dealers and […]

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Alexander Autographs to Offer Rare Michael Jackson Memorabilia

Alexander Autographs to Offer Rare Michael Jackson Memorabilia

Auctioneers Alexander Autographs have joined forces with Mohegan Sun to sponsor ROCK THE AUCTION, an auction offering nearly 700 lots of important rock and entertainment memorabilia benefiting the VH1 Save the Music Foundation. This important sale will be held be held on October 21&22, 2009 commencing at 2:00p.m. at Mohegan Sun’s Cabaret Theatre. Members of […]

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FDIC Orders Online Bank Auction of Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment from First Priority Bank, Freedom Bank

FDIC Orders Online Bank Auction of Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment from First Priority Bank, Freedom Bank

Penny Worley Auctioneers (www.worleyauctioneers.com) announces the online auction of furniture, fixtures and equipment from FDIC Receivership for First Priority Bank and Freedom Bank in Bradenton, Fla., according to Jerry Jenkins. Items in this online bank auction include: computers, executive office furniture, framed art, copier/printers, office equipment, storage and shelving, and much more. “This is a […]

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