March, 2011

EXCITEMENT BUILDS FOR REA: BASEBALL WORLD’S MOST ANTICIPATED AUCTION!

EXCITEMENT BUILDS FOR REA: BASEBALL WORLD’S MOST ANTICIPATED AUCTION!

REA Presents Baseball Card and Memorabilia Treasures 1859-2009 WATCHUNG, NEW JERSEY. The catalog for Robert Edward Auctions’ 2011 blockbuster sale will ship on April 12, 2011. As always, the first copy off the presses will be presented to the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, New York for their library, as is […]

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1796 15 Stars Half Dollar brings $207,000 at Heritage Auctions

1796 15 Stars Half Dollar brings $207,000 at Heritage Auctions

It was a 1796 Half Dollar, 15 Stars AU58 PCGS, a stunning coin featuring one of the rarest designs in all of U.S. coinage, that emerged from spirited bidding as the top lot in Heritage Auctions’ March 17-20 Signature® ANA U.S. Coin Auction, with a final price realized of $207,000. The auction realized more than […]

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Whisky Auction at Bonhams Edinburgh to Aid Japanese Quake and Tsunami Victims

Whisky Auction at Bonhams Edinburgh to Aid Japanese Quake and Tsunami Victims

The sale of a £13,000 bottle of Gordon & MacPhail Generations Glenlivet 70 Years Old, launched earlier this month, is to be auctioned at a special evening at Bonhams, Edinburgh on 29 March in aid of the victims of the recent earthquake and tsunami in Japan. Family owned whisky specialists Gordon & MacPhail unveiled the […]

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Artfact Live! February Auction Results Roundup

Artfact Live! February Auction Results Roundup

Highlights include James D. Julia’s Winter Antiques & Fine Art Auction with over 600 online bidders from 17 countries; Doyle New York’s sale of the Estate of Lena Horne with more than a thousand online bids and National Book Auctions’ February 27th auction with over 73% of the lots sold online. Gorringes, “Fine Art, Antiques […]

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Hart Davis Hart Lafite Auction is 100% Sold, Posting $5.8 Million  Amidst Strong Global Bidding

Hart Davis Hart Lafite Auction is 100% Sold, Posting $5.8 Million Amidst Strong Global Bidding

The Largest Selection of Lafite Ever Offered at Auction Portion of Proceeds Donated to Japanese Relief Efforts Hart Davis Hart, America’s largest wine auction house, conducted a highly successful auction over the weekend devoted exclusively to the wines of Château Lafite-Rothschild. The sale comprised the largest selection of Lafite ever offered at auction and was […]

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Louisa May Alcott discoveries for Auction at Bonhams

Louisa May Alcott discoveries for Auction at Bonhams

The most important collection of papers & Portraits to come to the market in 30 years – which includes two American discoveries- will be sold at Bonhams in London on March 29th as the Roy Davids Collection. Roy Davids was for many years the Head of Books at Sotheby’s. He is a published poet and […]

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Albrecht Durer Star Charts for Sotheby’s Prints Auction

Albrecht Durer Star Charts for Sotheby’s Prints Auction

Sotheby’s London Sale of Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints, on Wednesday, 30 March, 2011, will present for sale the earliest printed star charts, in the form of a pair of extremely rare woodcuts by Albrecht Dürer depicting A Map of the Northern Sky and A Map of the Southern Sky. These two celestial maps […]

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HUGE WEEKEND MULTI-ESTATE SALE PLANNED FOR APR. 1-3 BY PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS, IN THE FIRM’S SHOWROOM AT 1 NEIL COURT IN OCEANSIDE, N.Y.

HUGE WEEKEND MULTI-ESTATE SALE PLANNED FOR APR. 1-3 BY PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS, IN THE FIRM’S SHOWROOM AT 1 NEIL COURT IN OCEANSIDE, N.Y.

Hundreds of quality, fresh-to-the-market lots will cross the block, in a wide array of categories. (OCEANSIDE, N.Y.) – No sooner had Philip Weiss Auctions closed the books on a huge weekend multi-estate sale March 4-6 than one just as big was being planned for a month later. The firm will host a massive three-day event […]

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Christie’s to Auction Outstanding Swiss Art at the Kunsthaus Zurich

Christie’s to Auction Outstanding Swiss Art at the Kunsthaus Zurich

Christie’s spring sale of Swiss art at the Kunsthaus Zurich on 21 March 2011 will bring together outstanding works from famous artist fathers and their equally famous sons. The top lot of the sale, which comes from a Swiss private collection, is Giovanni Giacometti’s family portrait Unter dem Holunder / Under the elder tree (1911) […]

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