May, 2012

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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New Jersey’s Sterling Associates Announces June 9 Major Fine Art & Estate Auction

New Jersey’s Sterling Associates Announces June 9 Major Fine Art & Estate Auction

CLOSTER, N.J. – With two highly successful auctions already to their credit since launching operations in December, New Jersey estate specialists Sterling Associates will go for a trifecta on June 9 with a Major Fine Art & Estate Auction featuring quality consignments from the tri-state area. Like the previous sales, the June event will be […]

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Bonhams to offer exceptional classical Chinese paintings and contemporary asian art at Hong Kong 2012 Spring auctions on 26 May

Bonhams to offer exceptional classical Chinese paintings and contemporary asian art at Hong Kong 2012 Spring auctions on 26 May

Bonhams Hong Kong sale of Fine Chinese Paintings and Contemporary Asian Art held on 26 May at the Island Shangri-La Hotel offers over 170 lots of exceptional works with a total estimate of HK$38,000,000 to HK$57,000,000 for collectors and connoisseurs of different art forms. Classical Chinese Paintings Highlights Lot 268, Xu Beihong’s Cat and Rock, […]

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Christie’s sale of Latin American Art totals $27,731,875 and sets 32 world auction records

Christie’s sale of Latin American Art totals $27,731,875 and sets 32 world auction records

Christie’s highly anticipated two-day auction on May 22-23 of Latin American Art totaled $27,731,875, and set 32 world auction records. The spring sale was comprised of 299 lots and was 84% sold by value and 74% sold by lot. Virgilio Garza, Head of the Latin American Art department, comments: “Major records for modern and contemporary […]

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Christie’s pleased to auction Girolamo Romanino masterpiece in New York summer sale of Old Master Paintings on June 6

Christie’s pleased to auction Girolamo Romanino masterpiece in New York summer sale of Old Master Paintings on June 6

Christie’s announce its summer sale in New York of Old Master Paintings on June 6, 2012, at 5 pm, which primarily consists of works from private collections and institutions that are fresh to the market. The star lot is the 16th-century masterpiece of the Italian High Renaissance, Christ Carrying the Cross (estimate: $2,500,000-3,500,000) by Girolamo […]

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ORIGINAL OIL ON CANVAS PAINTING BY AMERICAN ARTIST PAUL CORNOYER (1864-1923) FETCHES $96,000 AT SHANNON’S FINE ART AUCTIONEERS, APRIL 26

ORIGINAL OIL ON CANVAS PAINTING BY AMERICAN ARTIST PAUL CORNOYER (1864-1923) FETCHES $96,000 AT SHANNON’S FINE ART AUCTIONEERS, APRIL 26

The signed work, depicting carriages in New York City, was the top lot of the $2 million sale. (MILFORD, Conn.) – A painting by American artist Paul Cornoyer (1864-1923), titled A Spring Day, New York and depicting carriages in New York City, sold for $96,000 at an auction held April 26 by Shannon’s Fine Art […]

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WineGavel Wine Auction Offers Rare Marilyn Merlot Vintage

WineGavel Wine Auction Offers Rare Marilyn Merlot Vintage

Fifty years ago the world was rocked by the untimely death of legendary Hollywood starlet Marilyn Monroe. Many things that bore her likeness quickly became collector’s items, and wine was no exception. Specialty auction house WineGavel will recognize the historic half-century anniversary of the actress’ death by including in their May auction a rare 1st […]

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