October, 2012

Bonhams Photographs & European Painting Auctions Rescheduled

Bonhams Photographs & European Painting Auctions Rescheduled

Due to conditions following the storm in New York both auctions will be led from Bonhams San Francisco gallery: Photographs November 1, 2012 at 10am Pacific, 1pm Eastern San Francisco & New York European Paintings, Drawings & Sculpture November 1, 2012 at 12pm Pacific, 3pm Eastern San Francisco & New York Both sales are previewing […]

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Bonhams announce Fall 2012 Contemporary Art auction for November 12

Bonhams announce Fall 2012 Contemporary Art auction for November 12

Bonhams fall sale of Contemporary Art in New York on November 12, 2012 showcases a selection of iconic works from an international group of post-war to present day artists. The well-rounded collection of paintings, sculptures and works on paper was curated to attract both new buyers and seasoned collectors alike and includes works by artists […]

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Western & Indian Americana November 10th Auction

Western & Indian Americana November 10th Auction

Tune in to North American Auction Company for our November 10th Western & Native Americana Auction. Native American Shell, Silver, and Turquoise Flask Our Auction Contains Items from Private Collectors, Frontier Pies Owners, and Edra Blixseth of the Yellowstone Club Scandal. Go to our Online Catalog and have a chance to bid on and WIN […]

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Skinner, Inc. to host Discovery auction on November 14

Skinner, Inc. to host Discovery auction on November 14

Skinner, Inc. will host a Discovery auction on November 14th and 15th in its Marlborough gallery. The two-day sale of 1200 lots presents an excellent assortment of paintings and prints, as well as Americana-style furniture and decorative arts. Oil painting of a ship coming into port by Pietro Fragiacomo Studio Paintings (lots 1-500) Highlights from […]

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RICHARD WINTERTON  TO AUCTION THE CELEBRATED BADMINTON SWEEP

RICHARD WINTERTON TO AUCTION THE CELEBRATED BADMINTON SWEEP

A nineteenth century portrait of the celebrated ‘Badminton Sweep’ William Vizard has recently come to light and is being offered for auction on 1st November. William Vizard of Chipping Sodbury was a chimney sweep by trade and had a keen interest in equestrian sport. In the mid nineteenth century he became a regular at the […]

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PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS WILL HOLD A TWO-DAY AUCTION EVENT ON NON-CONSECUTIVE DAYS (NOV. 15 & 17) PLUS AN ESTATE AUCTION ON NOV. 29th

PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS WILL HOLD A TWO-DAY AUCTION EVENT ON NON-CONSECUTIVE DAYS (NOV. 15 & 17) PLUS AN ESTATE AUCTION ON NOV. 29th

In all, the auctions will comprise more than 1,800 mostly fresh-to-the-market, quality lots. (OCEANSIDE, N.Y.) –November will be a busy month for Philip Weiss Auctions. The firm will conduct a two-day auction event on non-consecutive days – Nov. 15 and 17 – then conclude the month with an important estate sale on Thursday, Nov. 29. […]

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Archive and library of big game hunter Richard Cuninghame, auctioned at Bonhams

Archive and library of big game hunter Richard Cuninghame, auctioned at Bonhams

The archive and library of the legendary Scottish big game hunter, Richard Cuninghame, was sold on 24th October 2012 by Bonhams in Edinburgh as part of the contents of Hensol, an historic Category A listed mansion nestling in the beautiful surroundings of Mossdale, Castle Douglas. Although largely remembered as a hunter-tracker, Cuninghame was also a […]

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Skinner, Inc. to auction almost 300 lots of fine Oriental rugs and carpets

Skinner, Inc. to auction almost 300 lots of fine Oriental rugs and carpets

Boston, MA – Skinner, Inc. will offer almost 300 lots of fine Oriental rugs and carpets – including 50 room-sized carpets – at auction in Boston on Saturday, November 10th. The diverse collection includes Persian, Anatolian, Turkish, Turkeman, Caucasian and Indian rugs and carpets. Caucasian Rugs The pièce de résistance of the November auction is […]

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Bonhams Name Graeme Thompson Head of Jewelry in Hong Kong

Bonhams Name Graeme Thompson Head of Jewelry in Hong Kong

Bonhams has appointed international gem specialist and auctioneer, Graeme Thompson, to head the company’s Jewelry Department in Hong Kong. Matthew Girling, Bonhams European and Middle East CEO, comments: “I’m delighted that Graeme Thompson has rejoined Bonhams and will be heading our Jewelry team in Hong Kong. Asia is, without doubt, going to be one of […]

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