January, 2010

Manion’s International Auction House, Inc. Reports Rise In Firearms Consignments

Manion’s International Auction House, Inc. Reports Rise In Firearms Consignments

Well known for the sale of militaria and other historic collectibles, Manion’s International Auction House of Kansas City has recently recognized an increase in firearms consignment. “For whatever reason, it is on the rise,” said Manion’s firearms specialist Patrick McWilliams. “We’re seeing more and more variety – everything from $100 shotguns to WWII German weapons […]

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OVER 400 LOTS OF IMPORTANT STONEWARE PIECES, VINTAGE GUNS, ESTATE JEWELRY, FURNITURE, MORE TO BE SOLD AT FEB. 6 ESTATE SALE IN IVOR, VA.

OVER 400 LOTS OF IMPORTANT STONEWARE PIECES, VINTAGE GUNS, ESTATE JEWELRY, FURNITURE, MORE TO BE SOLD AT FEB. 6 ESTATE SALE IN IVOR, VA.

Two important lifetime collections will be included in the sale, to be held by Tom’s Auctions (IVOR, Va.) – Over 400 lots of antiques and collectibles in a wide array of categories – important stoneware pieces, furniture items, jewelry, good used guns, decorative accessories and more – will be sold at a multi-estate sale planned […]

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Einstein Trove at Heritage Auctions Beverly Hills

Einstein Trove at Heritage Auctions Beverly Hills

A trio of intriguing lots related to the father of modern physics, Albert Einstein, from three distinct and important periods of his life, will provide a fascinating survey of one of the great geniuses of all-time when they come up for public auction as part of Heritage Auctions Beverly Hills’ Feb. 11-12 Rare Books and […]

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Antique Letter Boxes and Ice Age Cave Bear for Bonhams Gentleman’s Library Sale

Antique Letter Boxes and Ice Age Cave Bear for Bonhams Gentleman’s Library Sale

The annual Gentleman’s Library Sale – named most original auction title in 2008 – features the Gavin Littaur collection of antique letter boxes, undoubtedly the finest collection of its type to come to auction according to Bonhams Head of Collectables, Jon Baddeley. The boxes became popular among the landed gentry in the late 1840s when […]

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Art for Haiti Auction

Art for Haiti Auction

On January 12th, Haiti was struck by a devastating earthquake. Only three days later, the death tolls were estimated to reach between 50,000 and 100,000. In addition, up to 500,000 are suffering from injuries and lack of access to food, water, and shelter. Haitians desperately need our generosity in order to gain access to necessities […]

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Americana, Paintings, Antique Firearms, Fine Silver and More  at Fairfield Auction

Americana, Paintings, Antique Firearms, Fine Silver and More at Fairfield Auction

Over 350 lots including the contents of two homes will be sold at the Fairfield Auction gallery January 24th. Offerings include a good selection of Americana, paintings, antique firearms, fine silver and other accessories. American and European paintings include works a large oil on masonite by Charles Courtney Curan, May Morning, measuring 24”x48”. Works by […]

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Bonhams to Auction Sampson and Horne Pottery and Furniture Collection

Bonhams to Auction Sampson and Horne Pottery and Furniture Collection

After 40 years of trading at the top end of the business, legendary English antique dealership, Sampson and Horne, are to sell their entire stock, comprising nearly 800 lots, and attracting a pre-sale estimate of £1,000,000, at Bonhams on 28th April 2010. Widely considered as the leading dealer in British pottery and country furniture, the […]

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The Art Collection of Heller Ehrman LLP to be Offered at Auction by Bonhams & Butterfields in San Francisco

The Art Collection of Heller Ehrman LLP to be Offered at Auction by Bonhams & Butterfields in San Francisco

Bonhams & Butterfields is pleased to offer artwork from the Heller Ehrman LLP Collection in its San Francisco salesroom on Monday, February 8, 2010. More than 340 works of art from the 118-year-old international law firm, founded and headquartered in San Francisco, will be offered to bidders, including paintings, prints, photography and sculpture. Heller Ehrman […]

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RICHARD WINTERTON AUCTIONEERS BURTON SALEROOM RE-OPENS

RICHARD WINTERTON AUCTIONEERS BURTON SALEROOM RE-OPENS

In addition to the Lichfield Auction Centre, Richard Winterton Auctioneers are delighted to announce that the Burton On Trent Salerooms will be re-opening for consignments and general sales. Doors re-open on Monday 18th January and opening hours will be Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm for general consignments Valuation day will be Fridays from […]

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