February, 2015

Myers Mar. 8 Auction Stars Chinese Antiques from 19th C. Trove, Art from Fabled 1892 Borghese Sale

Myers Mar. 8 Auction Stars Chinese Antiques from 19th C. Trove, Art from Fabled 1892 Borghese Sale

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (LAPRS) – Imagine the grandeur of an auction held onsite at Palazzo Borghese, home to the noble and Vatican-connected Borghese clan. Take it a step further and pretend the auction offerings include actual artworks and other family treasures from the stately Roman palace and library. Just such a thing happened in 1892, […]

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A SPRING ESTATES AUCTION PACKED WITH OVER 1,000 PREMIER LOTS IN MANY CATEGORIES WILL BE SOLD MARCH 21-22 AT AHLERS & OGLETREE IN ATLANTA

A SPRING ESTATES AUCTION PACKED WITH OVER 1,000 PREMIER LOTS IN MANY CATEGORIES WILL BE SOLD MARCH 21-22 AT AHLERS & OGLETREE IN ATLANTA

Along with antiques and collectibles, a prime 24-acre parcel of riverfront land will also be sold. ATLANTA, Ga. – Ahlers & Ogletree Auction Gallery will usher in the spring with a two-day estates auction on March 21st and 22nd that’s filled with more than 1,000 premier lots ranging from Asian objects to original works of […]

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Regal Sarcophagus will Hold Court in Ancient Resource’s March 8 Fine Ancient Artifacts Auction

Regal Sarcophagus will Hold Court in Ancient Resource’s March 8 Fine Ancient Artifacts Auction

MONTROSE, Calif. – Among antiquities connoisseurs, there are two non-negotiables when considering a new acquisition: authenticity and the assurance that a dealer will stand behind their merchandise. It was those two principles that served as the foundation for Gabriel Vandervort’s Ancient Resource auction house. A former writer and producer of ancient-history documentaries for History Channel, […]

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UNRESTORED COPY OF BATMAN #1 (DC COMICS, SPRING 1940) BRINGS $237,300 AT PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS, FEB. 15; BATMAN #2, GRADED 9.2, FETCHES $39,550

UNRESTORED COPY OF BATMAN #1 (DC COMICS, SPRING 1940) BRINGS $237,300 AT PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS, FEB. 15; BATMAN #2, GRADED 9.2, FETCHES $39,550

The copy of Batman #1 was a record for its 7.5 grade; the auction was held in Lynbrook, N.Y. LYNBROOK, N.Y. – An unrestored copy of Batman #1 (DC Comics, spring 1940), graded 7.5 out of 10 for condition and considered one of the most desirable of all comic books, soared to $237,300 at a […]

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HUNDREDS OF ANTIQUE AND COLLECTIBLE ITEMS FROM THE LIVING ESTATE OF MR. & MRS. FRANK HUDSON OF BIRMINGHAM, ALA., WILL BE SOLD MARCH 6th-7th

HUNDREDS OF ANTIQUE AND COLLECTIBLE ITEMS FROM THE LIVING ESTATE OF MR. & MRS. FRANK HUDSON OF BIRMINGHAM, ALA., WILL BE SOLD MARCH 6th-7th

The auction will be conducted by Stevens Auction Company, at their gallery in Aberdeen, Miss. ABERDEEN, Miss. – The living estate of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Hudson of Birmingham, Ala. – a couple that was renowned nationwide for having operated as Hudson’s Antiques & Auctions for over 33 in the building next to their mansion-style […]

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MORE THAN 900 LOTS OF NATIVE AMERICAN AND WESTERN ARTIFACTS, ART & RELATED COLLECTIBLES WILL BE SOLD AT BIG SPRING PHOENIX, MARCH 7th-8th

MORE THAN 900 LOTS OF NATIVE AMERICAN AND WESTERN ARTIFACTS, ART & RELATED COLLECTIBLES WILL BE SOLD AT BIG SPRING PHOENIX, MARCH 7th-8th

The auction will be held by Allard Auctions at the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites in Mesa, Arizona. MESA, Ariz. – A large, beautiful and prehistoric Anasazi pottery jar and a circa 1900 Sioux dentalium and tradecloth dress are expected top lots at this year’s Big Spring Phoenix auction, an annual event held by Allard […]

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Major sale of arms and armoury from single collection to take place in late March

Major sale of arms and armoury from single collection to take place in late March

A major auction of arms and armour hailing from a single, private collection that has up until now been housed at the Stratford Armouries Civil War Museum is set to take place on Saturday, 28th March 2015. The on-site auction marks a change of direction for the museum which, located on the former WWII RAF […]

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AROUND 600 LOTS RANGING FROM CIVIL WAR AND SLAVE DOCUMENTS TO ANTIQUE WEAPONS TO STONEWARE WILL BE SOLD MARCH 14 IN VIRGINIA

AROUND 600 LOTS RANGING FROM CIVIL WAR AND SLAVE DOCUMENTS TO ANTIQUE WEAPONS TO STONEWARE WILL BE SOLD MARCH 14 IN VIRGINIA

The auction will be held by Superior Auction Sales, along with Tom’s Auctions & Appraisals. SUFFOLK, Va. – Around 600 lots of antiques and collectibles, pulled from local estates, attics and barns, plus other quality consignments, in categories ranging from Civil War items to period American furniture to stoneware to old rifles and guns, will […]

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OVER 1,100 LOTS OF ORIGINAL ARTWORK, PERIOD FURNITURE, JEWELRY, ANTIQUE CLOCKS AND MORE WILL BE SOLD AT CRESCENT CITY, MARCH 7th & 8th

OVER 1,100 LOTS OF ORIGINAL ARTWORK, PERIOD FURNITURE, JEWELRY, ANTIQUE CLOCKS AND MORE WILL BE SOLD AT CRESCENT CITY, MARCH 7th & 8th

The auction will be held in the firm’s gallery located at 1330 St. Charles Ave. in New Orleans. NEW ORLEANS, La. – A 1918 collage by the French artist Henri Laurens (1885-1954), a 19th century French bronze figural mantel clock by Vincenti & Cie., a pair of 19th century Venetian parcel gilt polychrome and lacquer […]

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