June, 2013

Bonhams auctions 100% of French champagnery’s gold coin treasure

Bonhams auctions 100% of French champagnery’s gold coin treasure

Bonhams was delighted with the results of The Champagne Lanson Bonnet Vineyard Collection of $20 Gold Coins during its June 3 auction of Rare Coins and Medals in Los Angeles . Every lot from the vineyard’s cache found a buyer, making it a “white glove” sale, in auction parlance. The well-publicized discovery of the hidden […]

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Rare Russian literature for auction at Bonhams New York

Rare Russian literature for auction at Bonhams New York

Bonhams will present a fascinating auction of Russian Literature & Works on Paper at the Madison Avenue salesroom on June 26. Building on the success of the inaugural Russian Literature auction in December 2012, Bonhams will offer Russian books, manuscripts, periodicals, posters, artwork and photography ranging from the early 19th to the mid 20th century. […]

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Jackson Hole Art Auction September 14

Jackson Hole Art Auction September 14

On Saturday, September 14, 2013, Trailside Galleries of Jackson, WY and Scottsdale, AZ, in partnership with the Gerald Peters Gallery of Santa Fe, NM are pleased to present the seventh annual Jackson Hole Art Auction at the Center for the Arts in downtown Jackson Hole. This annual live auction has quickly become one of the […]

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Bonhams Motoring Department expanding

Bonhams Motoring Department expanding

Bonhams is pleased to announce that Tim Parker has been welcomed to the US Motorcycle team where he will focus on augmenting the already renowned expertise of the world’s leading auctioneers of motorcycles. Originally from Cambridge, England, Tim grew up next to Archie Scott-Brown, the heroic one-armed driver, and down the street from the Lister […]

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Skinner Hosts Auction of 20th Century Design in Boston on June 22

Skinner Hosts Auction of 20th Century Design in Boston on June 22

Skinner, Inc. will host an auction of 20th Century Design in its Boston gallery on Saturday, June 22, 2013. The upcoming sale features a select group of mosaic glass lamps, Favrile glass, lighting, and metalwork by Tiffany Studios. Studio furniture by George Nakashima highlights a fine furniture selection that includes modern designs from across the […]

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Private European collection of motorcars to be offered without reserve at Quail Lodge auction

Private European collection of motorcars to be offered without reserve at Quail Lodge auction

The collection is led by a rare 1910 Mercedes 45hp 4-Seat Tourabout that is considered to be one of the finest in existence. Formerly part of collections owned by pioneering plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Samuel Scher and Seal Cove Auto Museum owner Richard Paine, Jr., this extraordinary automobile – regarded as having the most […]

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Art from Ancient Civilizations join Natural History Treasures in Antiquities Saleroom’s June 13-14 Auction

Art from Ancient Civilizations join Natural History Treasures in Antiquities Saleroom’s June 13-14 Auction

BOULDER COUNTY, Colo. – Two premier collections of art and artifacts from ancient civilizations combine to form the core of Antiquities Saleroom’s June 13-14 auction, which also includes an outstanding selection of natural history and mineral specimens. Many of the 400 lots entered in the absentee, phone and Internet auction come from the meticulously documented, […]

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Bonhams June auction of Fine Asian Works of Art

Bonhams June auction of Fine Asian Works of Art

Rare jade carvings from three private American collections provide the centerpiece for Bonhams June 24th auction of Fine Asian Works of Art to be held in San Francisco. A white jade marriage bowl, 18th century, elegantly carved with lotus and lily flowers, set off by floral handles suspending single rings (est. $60,000-100,000); a richly-carved pair […]

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Colt Gatling Guns Expected To Bring $100,000+ Each At Heritage Auctions

Colt Gatling Guns Expected To Bring $100,000+ Each At Heritage Auctions

A U.S. Model 1883 Colt Gatling Gun and Rare Limber With Accessories. Serial no. 342 with 10 32-inch barrels — for decades the centerpiece of the collection of renowned Michigan Civil war re-enactor and firearms expert Michael Yeck, who passed away last year — is expected to bring more than $100,000 on June 8 as […]

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