September, 2016

EXCEPTIONAL SET OF EIGHT GLASS WINDOWS, EXECUTED IN 1913 BY TIFFANY STUDIOS AND DEPICTING THE 8 BEATUTUDES OF JESUS, GAVELS FOR $356,950

EXCEPTIONAL SET OF EIGHT GLASS WINDOWS, EXECUTED IN 1913 BY TIFFANY STUDIOS AND DEPICTING THE 8 BEATUTUDES OF JESUS, GAVELS FOR $356,950

They were the top lot at Fontaine’s Auction Gallery’s Sept. 10 auction, held in Pittsfield, Mass. PITTSFIELD, Mass. – An exceptional set of eight multi-layered glass windows, executed by the Tiffany Studios in New York in 1913 and depicting The 8 Beatitudes of Jesus (from Matthew 5: 3-10), sold for $356,950 to take top lot […]

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OVER 700 LOTS OF MOVIE PROPS AND COSTUMES FROM DON’T BREATHE, BLAIR WITCH, DEADPOOL AND OTHERS WILL ALL COME UP FOR BID JUST IN TIME FOR HALLOWEEN AT PREMIERE PROPS HOLLYWOOD AUCTION EXTRAVAGANZA XLIII

OVER 700 LOTS OF MOVIE PROPS AND COSTUMES FROM DON’T BREATHE, BLAIR WITCH, DEADPOOL AND OTHERS WILL ALL COME UP FOR BID JUST IN TIME FOR HALLOWEEN AT PREMIERE PROPS HOLLYWOOD AUCTION EXTRAVAGANZA XLIII

Also sold will be exquisite dresses owned and worn by Princess Diana and Whitney Houston. EL SEGUNDO, Calif. – Movie props and costumes from the current smash films Don’t Breathe, Blair Witch and Deadpool, dresses owned and worn by Princess Diana and Whitney Houston, and marquettes (pre-production study models) for Freddy vs. Jason and Gremlins […]

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MECHANICAL MUSIC PIECES, FINE DECORATVE ARTS AND FURNITURE, ASIAN ART AND OBJECTS, ORIGINAL PAINTINGS, MORE AT GREAT GATSBY’S, OCT. 14-16

MECHANICAL MUSIC PIECES, FINE DECORATVE ARTS AND FURNITURE, ASIAN ART AND OBJECTS, ORIGINAL PAINTINGS, MORE AT GREAT GATSBY’S, OCT. 14-16

The weekend event will be held in Great Gatsby’s Atlanta gallery at 5180 Peachtree Blvd. ATLANTA, Ga. – An outstanding single-owner mechanical music collection, fine decorative arts and furniture from a Palm Beach, Florida philanthropist, original artworks by noted listed artists and fine antique Asian art and objects will be just part of a big, […]

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SERIOUS TOYZ AUCTION #58, WHICH GOES LIVE ONLINE SEPT 23 AND ENDS SEPT. 29-30, HAS OVER 600 LOTS OF FINE VINTAGE TOYS AND COLLECTIBLES

SERIOUS TOYZ AUCTION #58, WHICH GOES LIVE ONLINE SEPT 23 AND ENDS SEPT. 29-30, HAS OVER 600 LOTS OF FINE VINTAGE TOYS AND COLLECTIBLES

An amazing assortment of pieces is up for bid, at price points for novice and veteran collectors. CROTON-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. – A rare, never-used 1966 Batman parachute toy retail display, an equally scarce example of a clear-body toy Hess truck made exclusively for the John Hess family, tin advertising signs, and dozens of quality, mostly Japanese […]

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The Aubrey K. McClendon Collection Breaks Records  at $8.44 Million Wine Auction

The Aubrey K. McClendon Collection Breaks Records at $8.44 Million Wine Auction

Single-Owner Auction Brings in $800,000 more than Pre-Sale Estimates of $5.1-7.6M This past weekend, Hart Davis Hart Wine Co. held a single-owner auction featuring The Aubrey K. McClendon Collection. 100% of the 1057 lots were sold, bringing in $8.44 million against pre-sale estimates of $5.1-7.6M. Nearly 1,000 bidders from 4 continents, 17 countries, and 42 […]

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Monumental Influence: Selkirk Fall Gallery Auction Features Famous St. Louis Artists and Notable Estate Collections

Monumental Influence: Selkirk Fall Gallery Auction Features Famous St. Louis Artists and Notable Estate Collections

On September 24, buyers at the Selkirk Auctioneers and Appraisers gallery and around the world will vie for works by influential St. Louis-born 20th century artists, in addition to European works as unique as a 15th century pair of wedding portraits, and fine Asian porcelain and jade. Baer O’Byrne Estate Headlines Two Ernest Trova sculptures […]

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Palm Beach Modern Launches Fall Season with Sept. 24 Modern Art, Design & Decorative Arts Auction

Palm Beach Modern Launches Fall Season with Sept. 24 Modern Art, Design & Decorative Arts Auction

W. PALM BEACH, FL – The leaves may be showing off their rich autumn hues in New England and other parts of the country, but in sunny South Florida, fall means palm trees, sunshine and the much-anticipated season opener at Palm Beach Modern Auctions (PBMA). The company’s fully curated Sept. 24 Modern Art, Design & […]

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Artemis Gallery Presents Exceptional Antiquities & Ethnographic Art Auction, Sept. 22

Artemis Gallery Presents Exceptional Antiquities & Ethnographic Art Auction, Sept. 22

BOULDER, CO – Following a sensational summer with monthly sales achieving house-record prices, Artemis Gallery once again steps into the spotlight with a Sept. 22 Exceptional Antiquities & Ethnographic Art Auction to delight collectors. The 407-lot sale showcases museum-worthy examples of classical antiquities, and ancient and ethnographic art from ancient civilizations dating back thousands of […]

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ORIGINAL SUNDAY PAGE ARTWORK FOR THE FLASH GORDON COMIC STRIP, DONE IN 1937 BY ALEX RAYMOND (1909-1956) REALIZES $60,375

ORIGINAL SUNDAY PAGE ARTWORK FOR THE FLASH GORDON COMIC STRIP, DONE IN 1937 BY ALEX RAYMOND (1909-1956) REALIZES $60,375

The 600+-lot auction was held by Philip Weiss Auctions on Merrick Road in Lynbrook, N.Y. LYNBROOK, N.Y. – Original Sunday page artwork for the Flash Gordon comic strip, done by the illustrator known as “the artist’s artist,” Alex Raymond (1909-1956) and dated 1/24/1937, sold for $60,375 at an auction of comics, comic art, animation, illustration […]

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A PAIR OF LATE 19th CENTURY SIOUX BEADED WAR SHIRTS COMBINE TO SELL FOR $50,000 AT ALLARD AUCTIONS’ BEST OF SANTA FE SALE, HELD AUG. 12-14

A PAIR OF LATE 19th CENTURY SIOUX BEADED WAR SHIRTS COMBINE TO SELL FOR $50,000 AT ALLARD AUCTIONS’ BEST OF SANTA FE SALE, HELD AUG. 12-14

The event was held at the historic Scottish Rite Temple and grossed a little under $500,000. SANTA FE, N.M. – A pair of Sioux beaded war shirts combined to sell for $50,000 and were the top two lots at Best of Santa Fe, an annual auction hosted by Allard Auctions, Inc., based in St. Ignatius, […]

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COTTONE AUCTIONS, RIDING HIGH AFTER A MARCH SALE THAT GROSSED $1.7M, IS HOPING TO DO IT AGAIN SEPT. 23rd-24th WITH A FINE ART & ANTIQUES AUCTION

COTTONE AUCTIONS, RIDING HIGH AFTER A MARCH SALE THAT GROSSED $1.7M, IS HOPING TO DO IT AGAIN SEPT. 23rd-24th WITH A FINE ART & ANTIQUES AUCTION

The auction will be held in Cottone’s gallery, located at 120 Court Street in Geneseo, New York. GENESEO, N.Y. – Riding a wave of successful auctions, and following a 30th year anniversary sale in March that grossed $1.7 million, Cottone Auctions is back for a curtain call with another Fine Art & Antiques Auction, on […]

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HUNDREDS OF ARTWORKS BY THE LATE REGIONALIST-MODERNIST PAINTER JOHN W. HATCH (1919-1998) WILL BE EXHIBITED, SOLD, AUCTIONED ON OCT. 1st

HUNDREDS OF ARTWORKS BY THE LATE REGIONALIST-MODERNIST PAINTER JOHN W. HATCH (1919-1998) WILL BE EXHIBITED, SOLD, AUCTIONED ON OCT. 1st

The event will be held near the University of New Hampshire, where Hatch taught for 36 years. DURHAM, N.H. – Hundreds of artworks by the late Regionalist-Modernist painter and former University of New Hampshire art professor John W. Hatch (1919-1998) – a beloved figure who instructed more than 5,000 art students over the course of […]

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