February, 2016

Chiswick Auctions Asian Art Specialist Sale – Results

Chiswick Auctions Asian Art Specialist Sale – Results

On Tuesday 23rd February Chiswick Auctions held a successful sale of Asian Art. The sale had strong results across a number of categories with particularly strong results across the categories of soapstone carving, wood carving, cinnabar lacquer, cloisonné enamel, Kangxi era porcelain and artworks made for the export market. There was strong demand for works […]

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Hart Davis Hart’s February Sale Surpasses High Estimate

Hart Davis Hart’s February Sale Surpasses High Estimate

(Chicago, IL) – Hart Davis Hart Wine Co., the largest wine auction house in the US, kicked off what promises to be a tremendous auction year with a blockbuster 100% sold February auction that brought in a total of $6.3 million against presale estimates of $4.1-6.2 million. Hammer prices in this auction were the highest […]

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A 1775 ENGLISH DEMILUNE CONSOLE AND ARTWORKS BY SALVADOR DALI AND JESUS RAFAEL DE SOTO WILL LEAD AHLERS & OGLETREE’S MARCH 5th & 6th SALE

A 1775 ENGLISH DEMILUNE CONSOLE AND ARTWORKS BY SALVADOR DALI AND JESUS RAFAEL DE SOTO WILL LEAD AHLERS & OGLETREE’S MARCH 5th & 6th SALE

They are a few of the expected top earners at a Spring Estates Auction featuring nearly 900 lots. ATLANTA, Ga. – A circa 1775 English George III satinwood marquetry demilune console, two artworks by the renowned Venezuelan artist Jesus Rafael de Soto, a large sculpture by the iconic surrealist Salvador Dali and two 18th century […]

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ITEMS FROM COMIC BOOK AND COMIC ART ICONS JOE KUBERT AND MOEBIUS, PLUS MICHAEL JORDAN’S 1991 PLAYOFF GAME-WORN SNEAKERS, WILL BE SOLD

ITEMS FROM COMIC BOOK AND COMIC ART ICONS JOE KUBERT AND MOEBIUS, PLUS MICHAEL JORDAN’S 1991 PLAYOFF GAME-WORN SNEAKERS, WILL BE SOLD

They’re part of a 600-lot auction being held Feb. 27 by Philip Weiss Auctions in Lynbrook, N.Y. LYNBROOK, N.Y. – Part 1 of the massive comic collection of legendary comic book artist Joe Kubert (1926-2012), an original color art page by French artist, cartoonist and writer Moebius (1938-2012), and a pair of sneakers signed by […]

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QUALITY CONSIGNMENTS ARE CURRENTLY BEING ACCEPTED FOR SHANNON’S FINE ART AUCTIONEERS’ NEXT FINE ART AUCTION, PLANNED FOR APRIL 28th IN MILFORD, CONN.

QUALITY CONSIGNMENTS ARE CURRENTLY BEING ACCEPTED FOR SHANNON’S FINE ART AUCTIONEERS’ NEXT FINE ART AUCTION, PLANNED FOR APRIL 28th IN MILFORD, CONN.

The sale will be highlighted by works from Mignot, Dallin, Cornoyer, Burliuk, Picasso and many others. MILFORD, Conn. – Quality consignments are still being accepted for what is already an exciting spring auction in the making for Shannon’s Fine Art Auctioneers. It’s scheduled for Thursday, April 28th, in the firm’s gallery located at 354 Woodmont […]

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U.S. & WORLDWIDE BANKNOTES, SCRIPOPHILY, SECURITY PRINTING EPHEMERA WILL BE SOLD AT PUBLIC AUCTION IN TWO SESSIONS, TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 23rd

U.S. & WORLDWIDE BANKNOTES, SCRIPOPHILY, SECURITY PRINTING EPHEMERA WILL BE SOLD AT PUBLIC AUCTION IN TWO SESSIONS, TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 23rd

The auction will be held by Archives International Auctions at the firm’s offices in Fort Lee, N.J. Featured will be hundreds of rare and desirable banknotes, ephemera, stock & bond certificates. FORT LEE, N.J., U.S.A. – More than 1,350 lots of U.S. & worldwide banknotes, scripophily (stock and bond certificates) and security printing ephemera will […]

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2 RARE CHINESE ANIMATED BRACKET CLOCKS ARE EXPECTED TO CHIME ON TIME FOR $50,000-$100,000 EACH AT FONTAINE’S NEXT BIG AUCTION ON FEB. 27th

2 RARE CHINESE ANIMATED BRACKET CLOCKS ARE EXPECTED TO CHIME ON TIME FOR $50,000-$100,000 EACH AT FONTAINE’S NEXT BIG AUCTION ON FEB. 27th

It’s a cataloged antique and clock auction, being held at Fontaine’s gallery, in Pittsfield, Mass. PITTSFIELD, Mass. – Two Chinese animated bracket clocks – one a rare two-sided model, the other a triple fusee example – are each expected to sell for $50,000-$100,000 each at Fontaine’s Auction Gallery’s cataloged antique and clock auction scheduled for […]

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ORIGINAL ARTWORKS BY NEW ORLEANS AND OTHER REGIONAL ARTISTS, AND FINE JEWELRY ITEMS, WILL HEADLINE CRESCENT CITY’S FEB. 27th-28th AUCTION

ORIGINAL ARTWORKS BY NEW ORLEANS AND OTHER REGIONAL ARTISTS, AND FINE JEWELRY ITEMS, WILL HEADLINE CRESCENT CITY’S FEB. 27th-28th AUCTION

The two-day, 1,430-lot auction event will be held at Crescent City Auction Gallery’s showroom. NEW ORLEANS, La. – Original artworks – many by renowned New Orleans painters and other regional artists – and over 225 lots of stunning estate jewelry pieces, to include diamonds, rubies, sapphires, tanzanites and more, are just part of a two-day […]

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Boutique Selections of Contemporary Art, Midcentury Furniture Lead Palm Beach Modern’s Feb. 20 Auction

Boutique Selections of Contemporary Art, Midcentury Furniture Lead Palm Beach Modern’s Feb. 20 Auction

WEST PALM BEACH, FL – Sunny southeastern Florida, the global epicenter for cool modern design, is home to the premier source for investment-grade art and furniture: Palm Beach Modern Auctions (PBMA). While many modern-design aficionados wish they could keep their favorite gallery a secret, PBMA’s high-profile sales of coveted celebrity collections have made that impossible. […]

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