May, 2012

Heritage Auctions announces Annie Oakley, Buffalo Bill And Custer Headline Legends Of The Wild West Event

Heritage Auctions announces Annie Oakley, Buffalo Bill And Custer Headline Legends Of The Wild West Event

Heritage Auctions June 10 Legends of the Wild West Signature® Auction is shaping up as the most important auction of its kind ever put together, featuring more than 300 artifacts from the biggest and most important names in the history of the American West. The grouping includes The very 12 Gauge Parker Brothers Shotgun, Serial […]

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Bonhams Hong Kong to Auction Imperial Portrait of Consort Chunhui

Bonhams Hong Kong to Auction Imperial Portrait of Consort Chunhui

Bonhams Hong Kong are to auction an Imperial Portrait of Consort Chunhui as part of the Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art sale to be held on 27 May at the Island Ballroom of the Island Shangri-La Hotel. Attributed to the Italian missionary-artist Giuseppe Castiglione, who served at the Qing Court under the Kangxi, […]

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Christie’s announce auction of Important Jewels on 13 June

Christie’s announce auction of Important Jewels on 13 June

Christie’s auction of Important Jewels on 13 June, 2012 comprises 368 lots, including stunning royal and aristocratic jewels formerly from both The Collection of Her Imperial Highness Princess Soraya Esfandiary Bakhtiary and The Property of Beatrice Countess of Granard OBE, as well as from The Collection of The Late Countess of Dudley which is led […]

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Maria Mozgova Auction will Conduct an American & European Paintings, Lalique, Silver & collectibles Estate Auction on June 6th

Maria Mozgova Auction will Conduct an American & European Paintings, Lalique, Silver & collectibles Estate Auction on June 6th

On June 6th 2012 at 6:30pm in Houston, Texas, Maria Mozgova Action will conduct an “American & European Paintings, Lalique, Silver & collectibles” estate auction of the fine living estate of Mrs. Wilma Bruyere from New Ulm, Texas. She is an avid art collector, and with the support of the very best art galleries in […]

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HUNDREDS OF LOTS OF PETROLIANA AND AUTOMOBILIA WILL CROSS THE BLOCK AT MATTHEWS AUCTIONS CHECK THE OIL AUCTION ON JUNE 23rd

HUNDREDS OF LOTS OF PETROLIANA AND AUTOMOBILIA WILL CROSS THE BLOCK AT MATTHEWS AUCTIONS CHECK THE OIL AUCTION ON JUNE 23rd

The auction coincides with the popular Check the Oil Show in Dublin, Ohio, near Columbus. (DUBLIN, Ohio) – Hundreds of examples of petroliana (gas station collectibles) and automobilia – to include porcelain and tin signs, countertop displays, cardboard advertising, globes and more – will come up for bid on Saturday, June 23, when Matthews Auctions, […]

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Bonhams to auction Thomas Cromwell letter on Anne of Cleves marriage

Bonhams to auction Thomas Cromwell letter on Anne of Cleves marriage

Bonhams is to auction a private letter the on Anne of Cleves Henry VIII marriage by Thomas Cromwell, Henry VIII’s chief minister from 1532-40, and the central figure in Hilary Mantel’s latest novel, Bring up the Bodies, in the Book, Maps, Manuscripts and Historical Photographs Sale in London on 12 June. It is estimated at […]

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Bonhams to auction sketch of King George VI Coronation

Bonhams to auction sketch of King George VI Coronation

A sketch by Charles Cundall R.A of the Coronation of King George VI will be offered in the 20th Century British and Irish Art sale at Bonhams on the 30th May. Estimated to sell for £6,000- 8,000, the work offered by Bonhams depicting an iconic view of London highlighted with British flags, is most likely […]

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LEN DAWSON 1970 SUPER BOWL MVP GAME JERSEY, BILL BAIRD MARIONETTES, PRESIDENT TAFT’S DERBY AND MORE WILL BE SOLD BY PHILIP WEISS JUNE 14-16

LEN DAWSON 1970 SUPER BOWL MVP GAME JERSEY, BILL BAIRD MARIONETTES, PRESIDENT TAFT’S DERBY AND MORE WILL BE SOLD BY PHILIP WEISS JUNE 14-16

About 1,500-2,000 lots will cross the block at the firm’s gallery facility in Oceanside, New York. (OCEANSIDE, N.Y.) – Quarterback Len Dawson’s 1970 Super Bowl MVP game-worn jersey, an amazing collection of original Bill Baird marionettes and puppets, a derby worn by former President William Howard Taft, highly collectible occupational shaving mugs and more will […]

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Bonhams to offer Tiffany studio highlights in 20th Century Decorative Arts auction on June 12

Bonhams to offer Tiffany studio highlights in 20th Century Decorative Arts auction on June 12

Bonhams is to present a strong selection of works by Tiffany Studios as part of its 20th Century Decorative Arts auction, June 12. Tiffany Studios, founded by Louis Comfort Tiffany in 1885, has continually set the standard for creating beautiful, intricate and imaginative art glass, windows, metalwork and leaded glass lamps. The centerpiece of the […]

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