June, 2013

Gianguan Auctions June Sale Offers Chinese Art

Gianguan Auctions June Sale Offers Chinese Art

With more than 300 items being offered in two sessions on June 30th, Gianguan Auction’s Summer Sale marks the first time Internet bidders will be able to place bids direct through the Gianguan Auctions website. Two unusual Fu and Shou character-from sancai ceramic ewers of the Qing Dynasty typify the cultural rarities that highlight the […]

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PAIR OF ORIGINAL CHARLES SCHULZ PEANUTS SUNDAY COMICS REALIZES A COMBINED $78,200 AT PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS SALE HELD THURSDAY, JUNE 6

PAIR OF ORIGINAL CHARLES SCHULZ PEANUTS SUNDAY COMICS REALIZES A COMBINED $78,200 AT PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS SALE HELD THURSDAY, JUNE 6

The sale, which grossed over $225,000, featured occupational shaving mugs and Oziana items. (LYNBROOK, N.Y.) – A pair of original Peanuts Sunday pages by the legendary comic illustrator Charles Schulz sold for a combined $78,200 at a multi-estate sale held Thursday, June 6, by Philip Weiss Auctions, in the firm’s new post-Hurricane Sandy gallery in […]

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Scottish art for auction at Bonhams New York

Scottish art for auction at Bonhams New York

A selection of paintings from an important and comprehensive collection of Scottish Art amassed over 20 years by a private collector in Canada will be on view at Bonhams, 580 Madison Avenue from 21-26 June. The entire collection, which is to be sold in Edinburgh at Bonhams Scottish Sale on September 12, is expected to […]

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Canopic Jar auctions for $290,500 at Bonhams New York

Canopic Jar auctions for $290,500 at Bonhams New York

Bonhams has sold William Morris’ 1995 “Sable Antelope Canopic Jar” for $290,500, an outstanding price which more than tripled its pre-auction estimate and set a world record price for a work of art by the artist at auction. A highlight of Dr Anthony Terrana’s heralded collection of Contemporary Studio Glass, Bonhams offered the masterwork on […]

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CHINESE HORN CARVINGS & ASIAN WORKS OF ART

CHINESE HORN CARVINGS & ASIAN WORKS OF ART

Richmond Hill, ON – 888 Auctions’ Thursday, July 18, 2013 sale of Chinese Horn Carvings & Asian Works of Art will begin at 2:00 pm Eastern Standard Time, featuring 647 lots of an exciting array of fine natural history collections, jade and jadeite items, Chinese paintings, porcelain, jewelleries, precious stones and metal wares. Highlighting the […]

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COLOR LITHO OF NAPOLEON BY HENRI DE TOULOUSE-LAUTREC, A LARGE CHINESE CARVED AFRICAN IVORY EMPEROR AND EMPRESS AND A HEAVY CHINESE CARVED RED CORAL GROUP WILL LEAD ELITE DECORATIVE ARTS

COLOR LITHO OF NAPOLEON BY HENRI DE TOULOUSE-LAUTREC, A LARGE CHINESE CARVED AFRICAN IVORY EMPEROR AND EMPRESS AND A HEAVY CHINESE CARVED RED CORAL GROUP WILL LEAD ELITE DECORATIVE ARTS

The July 13 auction, of fine decorative arts and Chinese works, will be held in Boynton Beach. (BOYNTON BEACH, Fla.) – A color lithograph depicting the French leader Napoleon on horseback with two other men by renowned Post-Impressionist painter Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (Fr., 1864-1901) is the expected top lot in an auction slated for Saturday, […]

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Bonhams Banbury Run Collectors Motorcycles and Motor Cars auction takes £1.5 million

Bonhams Banbury Run Collectors Motorcycles and Motor Cars auction takes £1.5 million

The Bonhams sale of Collectors’ Motorcycles and Motor Cars held in association with the Vintage Motor Cycle Club’s Banbury Run on Saturday 15th June saw some 100 lots sold for a combined total of £1.51 million. Strong prices were achieved for many of the vehicles on offer, with a number sold well above pre-sale estimate. […]

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SECRET STASH AND RARE ELVIS MEMORABILIA HIGHLIGHT VINTAGE POSTER AUCTION

SECRET STASH AND RARE ELVIS MEMORABILIA HIGHLIGHT VINTAGE POSTER AUCTION

P. Warren, Writer, for Online Sales Auction House Minneapolis, MN. – Twin Cities auction house ONLINE SALES announces their upcoming auction of vintage rock memorabilia, capped off by two rare, ELVIS posters that are expected to bid well into the thousands! Think “American Pickers,” “Rock and Roll,” and add a dash of “dreams really do […]

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Johnnie Basham Lonsdale boxing belt for auction at Bonhams

Johnnie Basham Lonsdale boxing belt for auction at Bonhams

The Lonsdale belt, awarded to the aptly named boxer Johnnie Basham in 1914, 1915 and 1916 will be offered for sale in Bonhams, Chester’s Sporting Memorabilia sale on 19th June valued at £30,000-£35,000. With a central oval enamel portrait of two boxers and an engraved ‘National Sporting Club Welter Weight Championship’ the belt consists of […]

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