February, 2013

QUALITY CONSIGNMENTS NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR SHANNON’S FINE ART AUCTIONEERS’ NEXT AUCTION, ON THURSDAY, APRIL 25th, IN MILFORD, CONN.

QUALITY CONSIGNMENTS NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR SHANNON’S FINE ART AUCTIONEERS’ NEXT AUCTION, ON THURSDAY, APRIL 25th, IN MILFORD, CONN.

As many as 250 works of fine art in many genres will be offered. The sale will start at 6 p.m. (MILFORD, Conn.) – Quality consignments are currently being accepted for a fine art auction slated for Thursday, April 25, at Shannon’s Fine Art Auctioneers, in the firm’s gallery located at 354 Woodmont Road in […]

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Pages from Apollo 11 log for auction at Bonhams New York

Pages from Apollo 11 log for auction at Bonhams New York

Bonhams will offer an exceptional selection of space related documents, memorabilia, and artifacts from space in the Space History Sale on March 25. This is the first major auction since a law was recently passed by Congress confirming that certain astronauts can retain or sell items they had used in space and saved as mementos. […]

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Bangalore Modern & Contemporary Indian Art Auction

Bangalore Modern & Contemporary Indian Art Auction

Catering to the growing number of art patrons aspiring for International quality art has prompted Bangalore to feature the ‘Modern & Contemporary Indian Art Auction’. The rare event will host a blend of top notch Indian artists and their works. The event will be attended by a mix of art patrons and connoisseurs representing diverse […]

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Dr. Francis Crick Nobel Prize for discovering DNA structure for Heritage Auction

Dr. Francis Crick Nobel Prize for discovering DNA structure for Heritage Auction

The 1962 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine awarded to Dr. Francis Harry Compton Crick, along with Drs. James Dewey Watson and Maurice Hugh Frederick Wilkins, for “…their discoveries concerning the molecular structure of nucleic acids and its significance for information transfer in living material” will be auctioned with an opening bid of $250,000 when […]

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Hose Rhodes Dickson Fine Art Sale 28th February

Hose Rhodes Dickson Fine Art Sale 28th February

Hose Rhodes Dickson Auction Rooms in Brading on the Isle of Wight are pleased to announce their next fine art sale will take place this Thursday 28th February at 10.30am. Many interesting and unusual lots including Paul Armand Bayard de le Vingtrie bronze, Isle of Wight Glass and London Underground signage. To view the catalogue […]

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FOUR-PIECE LAMINATED ROSEWOOD ROCOCO PARLOR SUITE BY J. & J.W. MEEKS IN THE HAWKINS PATTERN REALIZES $24,150 AT STEVENS AUCTION, FEB. 15th-16th

FOUR-PIECE LAMINATED ROSEWOOD ROCOCO PARLOR SUITE BY J. & J.W. MEEKS IN THE HAWKINS PATTERN REALIZES $24,150 AT STEVENS AUCTION, FEB. 15th-16th

The parlor suite was the top lot of the more than 600 quality lots that changed hands in the sale. (ABERDEEN, Miss.) – A gorgeous four-piece laminated rosewood rococo parlor suite by renowned 19th century American furniture maker J. & J.W. Meeks, in the desirable Hawkins pattern, sold for $24,150 at a massive two-day estate […]

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The David Fore Collection of Coins of British India for Auction

The David Fore Collection of Coins of British India for Auction

Baldwin’s are delighted to announce the sale of yet another multi-million pound collection in 2013. The David Fore Collection is the most impressive collection of Coins of British India ever to be sold at public auction. Comprising coins of British India, The Presidencies and Indian Native States, this collection will be sold in London in […]

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The First Baseball Card? 1863 Harry Wright Coming To The Auction Block REA Spring 2013

The First Baseball Card? 1863 Harry Wright Coming To The Auction Block REA Spring 2013

Watchung, New Jersey – There was no bubble gum and it wasn’t packed in waxy paper but when Harry Wright decided he needed to do something special to get patrons into the St. George’s Cricket Grounds in Hoboken, New Jersey in the late summer of 1863, he ordered and distributed an item that many consider […]

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Sea Bird by Lucian Freud for Bonhams sale of Modern British and Irish art

Sea Bird by Lucian Freud for Bonhams sale of Modern British and Irish art

The pen and ink with crayon by Lucian Freud (British, 1922-2011) titled ‘Oil-bound Puffin’ is signed and dated ‘Lucian Freud/Oct 44’ and is estimated to sell for £200,000-300,000. A grandson of Sigmund Freud, Lucian Freud arrived in England with his family from Berlin in 1933 at the age of ten. This drawing by one of […]

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