September, 2012

VERY LARGE BRONZE FIGURAL WORK BY FRANCISCO ZUNIGA (1912-1998) COULD FETCH $250,000 AT ELITE DECORATIVE ARTS AUCTION SLATED FOR OCTOBER 13th

VERY LARGE BRONZE FIGURAL WORK BY FRANCISCO ZUNIGA (1912-1998) COULD FETCH $250,000 AT ELITE DECORATIVE ARTS AUCTION SLATED FOR OCTOBER 13th

The bronze of a female sitting on a chair from 1981 is the expected top lot of 300 lots up for bid. (BOYNTON BEACH, Fla.) – A very large bronze rendering of a female seated on a chair by the renowned Mexican-Costa Rican artist Francisco Zuniga (1912-1998) is expected to realize $200,000-$250,000 at a multi-estate […]

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THE ORIGINAL FURNISHINGS FROM TWO HISTORIC PLANTATION HOMES, PLUS CHOICE ITEMS FROM TWO OTHER PROMINENT ESTATES, WILL BE SOLD OCT. 6th

THE ORIGINAL FURNISHINGS FROM TWO HISTORIC PLANTATION HOMES, PLUS CHOICE ITEMS FROM TWO OTHER PROMINENT ESTATES, WILL BE SOLD OCT. 6th

The auction will be held by Stevens Auction Company at the firm’s gallery in Aberdeen, Miss. (ABERDEEN, Miss.) – The original furnishings from two historic plantation homes, plus choice antiques and furnishings from two other prominent Southern estates, will be sold at auction on Saturday, Oct. 6, by Stevens Auction Company, at the firm’s gallery […]

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Alderfer Auction Offers Something For Everyone

Alderfer Auction Offers Something For Everyone

Hatfield, PA – Alderfer Auction Company had banner sales the week of September 10th, 2012. They held a Coin auction on September 11th, Discovery Art on September 12th and their annual Fall Fine & Decorative Arts auction on September 13th. The Coin auction yielded over $42,000 for just 157 lots. The Discovery Art auction brought […]

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YEAH, YEAH, YEAH! THE BEATLES REIGN SUPREME AT PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS AS ORIGINAL PAINTING DONE BY ALL FOUR BAND MEMBERS FETCHES $155,250

YEAH, YEAH, YEAH! THE BEATLES REIGN SUPREME AT PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS AS ORIGINAL PAINTING DONE BY ALL FOUR BAND MEMBERS FETCHES $155,250

Included will be antique ledgers and journals, old portraits of former owners and old bricks. (ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) – The brick and concrete, 180,000-square-foot building that has housed Brown’s Transfer & Storage Asset & Unclaimed Freight for over 100 years will be sold in an Internet and catalog auction on Thursday, Oct. 25, by Mayo […]

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PHILLIPS de PURY & COMPANY ANNOUNCE WATERCOLORS A SELLING EXHIBITION FEATURING CONTEMPORARY WORKS

PHILLIPS de PURY & COMPANY ANNOUNCE WATERCOLORS A SELLING EXHIBITION FEATURING CONTEMPORARY WORKS

New York – Phillips de Pury & Company is pleased to present Watercolors, a curated selling exhibition featuring a diverse group of contemporary works by artists who have moved beyond using watercolor paint as an auxiliary mode of expression to embracing it as their primary medium. The exhibition will showcase over 80 abstract and figurative […]

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Artem of London to hold Fine Jewellery Auction on 4th October

Artem of London to hold Fine Jewellery Auction on 4th October

Artem of London are pleased to announce their forthcoming Fine Jewellery Auction to be held at The Royal Institution of Great Britain, 21 Albemarle Street, Mayfair, London W1S 4BS Viewing dates: Tuesday 2nd October 11am – 8pm Wednesday 3rd October 10am – 6pm Thursday 4th October 10am – 1pm on day of sale Catalogue now […]

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YEAH, YEAH, YEAH! THE BEATLES REIGN SUPREME AT PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS AS ORIGINAL PAINTING DONE BY ALL FOUR BAND MEMBERS FETCHES $155,250

YEAH, YEAH, YEAH! THE BEATLES REIGN SUPREME AT PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS AS ORIGINAL PAINTING DONE BY ALL FOUR BAND MEMBERS FETCHES $155,250

Other Beatles items brought top dollars, too, at a big multi estate auction held September 13-15. (OCEANSIDE, N.Y.) – “Yeah, yeah, yeah!” was all an exhausted Philip Weiss could say at the conclusion of a huge multi-estate sale held Sept. 13-15, at which Beatles items fetched top dollars and proved once again the lads from […]

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iGAVEL ONLINE FALL AUCTION OF IMPORTANT ASIAN, ANCIENT & ETHNOGRAPHIC WORKS OF ART GOES LIVE OCTOBER 9–24

iGAVEL ONLINE FALL AUCTION OF IMPORTANT ASIAN, ANCIENT & ETHNOGRAPHIC WORKS OF ART GOES LIVE OCTOBER 9–24

New York: iGavel’s online Fall auction of important Asian, Ancient & Ethnographic works of art will go live on Tuesday, October 9 through Wednesday, October 24, it was announced by Lark Mason, founder and president of the Harlem-based auction house, at 227 East 120th Street. Over 500 lots drawn from a cross-section of periods and […]

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Skinner, Inc. realized strong prices for rare and important works at its recent auction of American & European Works of Art

Skinner, Inc. realized strong prices for rare and important works at its recent auction of American & European Works of Art

Skinner, Inc. realized strong prices for rare and important works at its recent auction of American & European Works of Art. The sale, which took place on Friday, September 7th in two sessions at the Skinner Boston gallery, totaled $2,773,169, including buyer’s premium. “We are extremely pleased with the sale,” said director Robin Starr. “These […]

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