November, 2013

HENRY SADLER FLASK, SHEA BOCQUERAZ OAK CHAIR, ST. DRAKE PLANTATION BITTERS ARE EXPECTED TOP LOTS AT AMERICAN BOTTLE AUCTIONS’ SALE #59

HENRY SADLER FLASK, SHEA BOCQUERAZ OAK CHAIR, ST. DRAKE PLANTATION BITTERS ARE EXPECTED TOP LOTS AT AMERICAN BOTTLE AUCTIONS’ SALE #59

In all, nearly 200 bottles will come up for bid in internet and catalog sale #59; runs Jan. 10-19. (SACRAMENTO, Calif.) – The only known example of a Henry Sadler label under glass flask, a quarter-sawn oak advertising chair for the Shea Bocqueraz Company (distributors of Teacup and Teakettle whiskey), and a gorgeous green St. […]

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FURNITURE FROM JOHNNIE WALKER HEIR RACES TO AUCTION

FURNITURE FROM JOHNNIE WALKER HEIR RACES TO AUCTION

Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions’ Interiors sale featuring furniture from Nunney Court, home of the Rob Walker Racing Team From the heir of whisky tycoon Johnnie Walker is a collection that furnished Nunney Court, home of Rob Walker and the epicentre of Formula One racing in the 60s and 70s. The collection will be offered alongside […]

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Valuable Russian Coins and Medals From One Man’s  Collection to Be Sold in the Big Apple

Valuable Russian Coins and Medals From One Man’s Collection to Be Sold in the Big Apple

Coins from one the world’s most prolific collections will be sold in New York on Thursday 9th January at Baldwin’s auction, in association with Dmitry Markov Coins & Medals and M & M Numismatics. The collection was formed by Swede, Åke Linden. Born in Stockholm, but brought up in Karlskoga, he was a man of […]

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Bonhams To Auction Property Of Harry Denton

Bonhams To Auction Property Of Harry Denton

The December 8 Period Art & Design auction at Bonhams in San Francisco will feature a collection of fresh to market property from several prominent estates and collections across the US, including property from the collection of the fabulous Harry Denton. Mr. Denton is a famed restaurateur and nightclub owner whose larger than life personality […]

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Bonhams California And Western Paintings Auction takes $3.4 Million

Bonhams California And Western Paintings Auction takes $3.4 Million

With a substantial turnout, Bonhams Fall sale of California and Western Paintings & Sculpture held on November 25 made a total sale of $3.4 million. The success of the evening came from strong bidding amongst auction room, internet and phone bidders. The auction included numerous important California impressionist Plein Air works, Society of Six landscapes […]

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Never Released Work By Picasso and Banksy Goes On Sale For the First Time at Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions

Never Released Work By Picasso and Banksy Goes On Sale For the First Time at Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions

An extremely rare Banksy screenprint never released publicly and not seen on the market before will be offered as part of a Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions sale of Modern and Contemporary Prints. The sale is on Wednesday 11th December. Created in 2012, ‘Love Hurts’ is signed by the artist and is one of only 16 […]

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The Aurora Collection of Roman Gold

The Aurora Collection of Roman Gold

One of The Finest Collections of Roman Gold Coins To Be Offered at Auction in Recent Years Estimated to achieve over $1,000,000, seventy extremely rare Roman coins, many with provenance from well-known collections and important European auctions, will be brought to the market by Baldwin’s, in association with Dmitry Markov Coins and Medals and M […]

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The Maltese Falcon Auctions At Bonhams New York

The Maltese Falcon Auctions At Bonhams New York

Bonhams has sold the iconic lead statuette of the Maltese Falcon from the classic 1941 film noir of the same name for a record $4,085,000. The statuette was the top lot in Bonhams special sale held on November 25 in conjunction with Turner Classic Movies (TCM), “What Dreams Are Made Of: A Century of Movie […]

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THE ASSOCIATION OF ACCREDITED AUCTIONEERS  TO MOUNT SECOND AUCTION IN CHINA

THE ASSOCIATION OF ACCREDITED AUCTIONEERS TO MOUNT SECOND AUCTION IN CHINA

Sale of Silver, Clocks and Objects of Vertu is first of its type in Beijing The Association of Accredited Auctioneers (AAA), representing 20 leading UK fine art and antiques auctioneers, are to hold a second sale in China. Offering items originating exclusively from UK, it will be the first of its type ever held in […]

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