September, 2013

ELVIS PRESLEY RING, GEORGE HARRISON BANJO, TIFFANY CIVIL WAR FLAG TO HEADLINE AHLERS & OGLETREE’S OCT. 6 FALL ESTATES AUCTION IN ATLANTA

ELVIS PRESLEY RING, GEORGE HARRISON BANJO, TIFFANY CIVIL WAR FLAG TO HEADLINE AHLERS & OGLETREE’S OCT. 6 FALL ESTATES AUCTION IN ATLANTA

Over 600 lots in an array of categories will be sold at the firm’s spacious Miami Circle gallery. (ATLANTA, Ga.) – A star ruby and diamond spiritual ring owned and worn by Elvis Presley, a four-string banjo owned and played by former Beatle George Harrison and a rare Civil War 36-star “General’s Guide” flag made […]

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Bonhams and Pakistan Rising to hold charity auction

Bonhams and Pakistan Rising to hold charity auction

The international auctioneer Bonhams is to join forces again with the Pakistan educational charity, Pakistan Rising, to help raise much needed funds for primary schools in Pakistan. Eleven of Pakistan’s finest artists have donated work for the auction which takes place at 7.00pm on Monday 7th October at Bonhams, 101 New Bond Street, London. Pakistan […]

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Christie’s auctioneers announce the rediscovery of an important Japanese hanging scroll-painting

Christie’s auctioneers announce the rediscovery of an important Japanese hanging scroll-painting

Christie’s is proud to announce the rediscovery of an important Japanese hanging scroll-painting, Jigoku dayu [Hell Courtesan] by the eccentric yet brilliant artist Kawanabe Kyosai (1831-89) (estimate: £300,000-500,000). Believed lost for over half a century and known only from two black and white images taken in 1911 and 1942, the painting has been found in […]

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Nicholls Auction Marketing Group to Auction Home in King George, VA

Nicholls Auction Marketing Group to Auction Home in King George, VA

“We are honored to have been entrusted by the Estate to auction this solid 2 bedroom home with a basement on 5+ acres,” according to John Nicholls, president of the company. “This property offers its new owner a rare opportunity to purchase a private residence or an investment property.” “The properties’ highlights include a 2 […]

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Rago Seeks Consignments of Bucks County, PA Impressionist and Modernist Art

Rago Seeks Consignments of Bucks County, PA Impressionist and Modernist Art

Rago Arts and Auction Center seeks works by Bucks County, Pennsylvania Impressionist and Modernist Artists for its Fine Art Auction. Consignments are being accepted now through September 24 for the sale, which will take place on Saturday, November 16. Each Fine Art sale offers works from well-known Bucks County, Pennsylvania artists, sought out by collectors […]

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Nicholls Auction Marketing Group to Auction Home Near Aberdeen Proving Grounds in Harford County, Maryland

Nicholls Auction Marketing Group to Auction Home Near Aberdeen Proving Grounds in Harford County, Maryland

“We are honored to have been selected to auction this solid 3 bedroom home on 2.4+/- acres,” according to John Nicholls, president of the company. “This property offers its new owner the potential of a private residence or an income producing property.” “The properties’ highlights include a 3 bedroom 1 bath 1,456 sq. ft. home […]

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Bonhams to auction contents of The Decorator Source antique shop

Bonhams to auction contents of The Decorator Source antique shop

The contents of ‘The Decorator Source’, the well known antique shop in the heart of the Cotswold town of Tetbury, will be sold in a single owner sale of antiques and decorative furniture at Bonhams Knightsbridge on 8th October. The sale will include over 500 lots made up of the contents of the large Queen […]

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Skinner Hosts Online-only Fine Musical Instruments Auction

Skinner Hosts Online-only Fine Musical Instruments Auction

Skinner, Inc. is pleased to offer its first online-only Musical Instruments auction, taking place from September 18th through September 26th on the Skinner website. The auction will offer 250 lots of violins, violas, cellos, and bows for students, restoration, and the trade. Books and framed works of musical interest will also be offered. Violins, Violas, […]

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Yongle bronze figure auctions for over $1.3 million at Bonhams

Yongle bronze figure auctions for over $1.3 million at Bonhams

A fine and rare gilt bronze figure of Shadakshari Lokeshvara from the Yongle period has sold for $1,370,500 at Bonhams Chinese Art from the Scholar’s Studio auction, realizing more than six times its pre-auction estimate. The elegantly posed 15th century figure was produced by the imperial workshops, to be brought to Tibet during one of […]

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