June, 2013

OVER 300 LOTS – INCLUDING IMPORTANT ASIAN ANTIQUES AND ARTS – WILL BE SOLD IN A TWO-SESSION INTERNET AUCTION JULY 20 BY GORDON S. CONVERSE

OVER 300 LOTS – INCLUDING IMPORTANT ASIAN ANTIQUES AND ARTS – WILL BE SOLD IN A TWO-SESSION INTERNET AUCTION JULY 20 BY GORDON S. CONVERSE

Previews will be held on days immediately prior to the event at a showroom in West Chester, Pa. (WEST CHESTER, Pa.) – A little over 300 lots of quality merchandise will be sold in a two-session, Internet-only auction slated for Saturday, July 20, at 11 a.m. (EDT), by Gordon S. Converse & Co. Internet bidding […]

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CHRISTIE’S FIRST INTERNET EXCLUSIVE AUCTIONS OF ASIAN ART OPEN FOR BIDDING IN JULY

CHRISTIE’S FIRST INTERNET EXCLUSIVE AUCTIONS OF ASIAN ART OPEN FOR BIDDING IN JULY

Christie’s announce the launch of two online-exclusive sales for a Chinese Works of Art in July 2013, the first internet exclusive opportunities for the collecting category. Blanc de Chine: Dehua Porcelain from the Galster-Ireland Collection will run from July 9-23, offering 57 lots of exquisite Chinese porcelain, while Miniature Treasures: Chinese Snuff Bottles From a […]

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CHINESE QIANLONG CELADON JADE CENSER & ITEMS FROM THE LIVING ESTATE OF NOTED NEW ORLEANS ARTIST GEORGE V. DUREAU WILL BE SOLD JULY 13-14

CHINESE QIANLONG CELADON JADE CENSER & ITEMS FROM THE LIVING ESTATE OF NOTED NEW ORLEANS ARTIST GEORGE V. DUREAU WILL BE SOLD JULY 13-14

The auction will be conducted by Crescent City Auction Gallery, in their New Orleans gallery. (NEW ORLEANS, La.) – An 18th century Chinese Qianlong celadon jade censer with a pre-sale estimate of $15,000-$25,000, items from the living estate of iconic New Orleans artist and photographer George Valentine Dureau (b. 1930) and an untitled glazed ceramic […]

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Einstein Bible auctions for $68,500 at Bonhams New York

Einstein Bible auctions for $68,500 at Bonhams New York

A Bible inscribed by Albert Einstein, in which he refers to the book as an “inexhaustible” source of wisdom and solace that deserves frequent reading, sold at Bonhams for $68,500 in the June 25 Fine Books & Manuscripts auction. Inscribed in German and signed by both Einstein and his wife Elsa in 1932, the Bible […]

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McCOLL-FRONTENAC PRODUCTS DOUBLE-SIDED PORCELAIN SIGN WITH ‘RED INDIAN’ LOGO MAKES $11,550 AT MATTHEWS AUCTIONS’ CHECK THE OIL SALE

McCOLL-FRONTENAC PRODUCTS DOUBLE-SIDED PORCELAIN SIGN WITH ‘RED INDIAN’ LOGO MAKES $11,550 AT MATTHEWS AUCTIONS’ CHECK THE OIL SALE

The auction was held on the second day of the annual Check the Oil Gas & Oil Show in Ohio. (DUBLIN, Oh.) – A round McColl-Frontenac Products double-sided porcelain petroliana sign with “Red Indian” logo, rated near mint at 9.5 out of 10 for condition, sold for $11,550 at a Check the Oil auction held […]

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Bonhams to auction ex-Tazio Nuvolari 1935 Alfa Romeo Tipo C 8C-35 ‘50013’ – Scuderia Ferrari Nr ’65’

Bonhams to auction ex-Tazio Nuvolari 1935 Alfa Romeo Tipo C 8C-35 ‘50013’ – Scuderia Ferrari Nr ’65’

In its auction sale at September’s Goodwood Revival Meeting (Saturday 14 September 2013), Bonhams is offering one of the most charismatic of all great pre-war Grand Prix racing cars. This is the 1935 supercharged Alfa Romeo 8C-35 which – when campaigned as new by Alfa’s proxy factory team, the celebrated Scuderia Ferrari – was reportedly […]

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Bonhams 20th anniversary Goodwood Festival of Speed Auction

Bonhams 20th anniversary Goodwood Festival of Speed Auction

The Bonhams Motoring Department is pleased to unveil the line-up for its annual auction at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in Chichester, UK, which will take place on Friday 12th July. Leading the way is the 1954 Mercedes-Benz W196 in which five-time Formula 1 World Champion Juan Manuel Fangio won two grands prix on his […]

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BEST OF BRITISH TO BE OFFERED IN ANNUAL SALE OF MODERN & VINTAGE SPORTING GUNS AT GLENEAGLES HOTEL

BEST OF BRITISH TO BE OFFERED IN ANNUAL SALE OF MODERN & VINTAGE SPORTING GUNS AT GLENEAGLES HOTEL

A fine and rare pair of 12-bore sidelock ejector over and under guns by London maker James Purdey & Sons will be included in Gavin Gardiner Ltd’s Auction of Fine Modern & Vintage Sporting Guns & Rifles, which will be held at the World Famous Gleneagles Hotel in Auchterarder, Perthshire on the evening of Monday, […]

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CHRISTIE’S ANNOUNCE FIRST INTERNET EXCLUSIVE SALES OF ASIAN ART

CHRISTIE’S ANNOUNCE FIRST INTERNET EXCLUSIVE SALES OF ASIAN ART

Christie’s announce the launch of two online-exclusive sales for a Chinese Works of Art in July 2013, the first internet exclusive opportunities for the collecting category. Blanc de Chine: Dehua Porcelain from the Galster-Ireland Collection will run from July 9-23, offering 57 lots of exquisite Chinese porcelain, while Miniature Treasures: Chinese Snuff Bottles From a […]

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