August, 2017

Pook & Pook and Noel Barrett to Host Sept. 15 American & European Antique Toy Auction

Pook & Pook and Noel Barrett to Host Sept. 15 American & European Antique Toy Auction

DOWNINGTOWN, PA – Premier Pennsylvania auction house Pook & Pook and veteran toy auctioneer Noel Barrett will jointly host a treasure-filled auction of American and European antique tin toys, trains, dollhouses and vintage objects of interest on Friday, Sept. 15. The 500-lot sale will take place at the historic Pook & Pook gallery in Downingtown, […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Charity Boat Auction

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Charity Boat Auction

Volunteers and staff members at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., spent Wednesday, Aug. 30, helping to clean and prepare the more than 100 boats it will have available as part of the 20th annual Charity Boat Auction on Saturday, Sept. 2. Advanced, absentee bids will be accepted, and can be called […]

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THE DAVID “DOC” SEROTA COLLECTION OF COMPLETE AND NEAR-COMPLETE SETS OF BASEBALL CARDS FROM 1948-1954 IS IN SMALL TRADITIONS AUCTION

THE DAVID “DOC” SEROTA COLLECTION OF COMPLETE AND NEAR-COMPLETE SETS OF BASEBALL CARDS FROM 1948-1954 IS IN SMALL TRADITIONS AUCTION

The 2,000+-lot auction, which ends Sept. 9th, is open for bidding at www.smalltraditions.com. DENVER, Colo. – Eight sets of completely graded baseball cards dating from 1948 to 1954 from the collection of David “Doc” Serota – including a near-complete set of 1948 Leaf cards, missing just two players, a complete set of 1951 Bowman cards […]

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MORE THAN 1,300 PREMIUM LOTS IN A WIDE ARRAY OF CATEGORIES WILL COME UP FOR BID IN CRESCENT CITY’S NEXT ESTATES AUCTION SLATED FOR SEPT. 16-17

MORE THAN 1,300 PREMIUM LOTS IN A WIDE ARRAY OF CATEGORIES WILL COME UP FOR BID IN CRESCENT CITY’S NEXT ESTATES AUCTION SLATED FOR SEPT. 16-17

The auction will be held in the firm’s gallery, at 1330 St. Charles Avenue in New Orleans, La. NEW ORLEANS, La. – Fine collections of Newcomb Pottery, bronzes and Asian items, original artwork by American artists (much of it from New Orleans and other regional painters), silver, estate jewelry, French and American period furniture, mantle […]

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Artemis Gallery to auction expertly authenticated antiquities, Asian, ethnographic art, August 31

Artemis Gallery to auction expertly authenticated antiquities, Asian, ethnographic art, August 31

BOULDER, CO – While entire libraries are devoted to cultures of the past, no book, no matter how scholarly, can explain the story of an ancient society quite as well as the objects and art its people left behind. “The tools, weapons, clothing, jewelry, implements and everyday wares of any given culture are, in the […]

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HDH Wine Co. to Kick Off Fall Season  with Massive Three-Day Sale

HDH Wine Co. to Kick Off Fall Season with Massive Three-Day Sale

Including a Range of Rare Spirits and Selections from The Semersky Collection and The Paul Chiu Collection (Chicago, IL)-Hart Davis Hart Wine Co., the #1 wine auction house in the U.S. and renowned wine retailer, will hold its first auction of the fall season on September 14th, 15th and 16th at Chicago’s TRU restaurant. This […]

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THE LIFETIME COLLECTION OF ANNETTE CRAVENS WILL HEADLINE COTTONE’S SEPT 22-23 SALE, FEATURING MODERN DESIGN, CONTEMPORARY CERAMICS AND ANTIQUITIES

THE LIFETIME COLLECTION OF ANNETTE CRAVENS WILL HEADLINE COTTONE’S SEPT 22-23 SALE, FEATURING MODERN DESIGN, CONTEMPORARY CERAMICS AND ANTIQUITIES

Ms. Cravens’ superb collection of archaeological and ethnographic items dates back to 4500 BC GENESEO, N.Y. – Day 1 of Cottone Auctions’ upcoming Fine Art and Antiques Auction, slated for September 22nd and 23rd, will feature the lifetime collection of Annette McGuire Cravens, the well-known philanthropist and patron of the arts from Buffalo, N.Y. Her […]

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NEARLY 500 QUALITY LOTS OF ANTIQUES, FINE ART, FIREARMS AND ASIAN OBJECTS WILL COME UP FOR BID SEPT. 16 AT BRUNEAU & CO. AUCTIONEERS

NEARLY 500 QUALITY LOTS OF ANTIQUES, FINE ART, FIREARMS AND ASIAN OBJECTS WILL COME UP FOR BID SEPT. 16 AT BRUNEAU & CO. AUCTIONEERS

The auction will be held online and in Bruneau’s gallery, at 63 Fourth Avenue in Cranston, R.I., starting at 12 noon Eastern. It will be preceded by a live-only DiscoverIt sale (no online bidding) CRANSTON, R.I. – An oil on board genre painting by William Aiken Walker (Md./S.C., 1838-1921), a Chinese Ming dynasty Junyao purple […]

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PAINTINGS ATTRIBUTED TO CLAUDE MONET AND VINCENT VAN GOGH BOTH SOAR TO $96,000 IN WOODSHED ART AUCTIONS PRESTIGE COLLECTION SALE

PAINTINGS ATTRIBUTED TO CLAUDE MONET AND VINCENT VAN GOGH BOTH SOAR TO $96,000 IN WOODSHED ART AUCTIONS PRESTIGE COLLECTION SALE

The July 26th internet-only auction also featured artworks attributed to other famous artists. FRANKLIN, Mass. – A tempera on paper painting attributed to Claude Monet (1840-1926), titled Study for Gare Saint-Lazare, and a tempera and gouache on paper attributed to Vincent Van Gogh (1853-1890), titled Morning, Going to Work, each soared to $96,000 in Woodshed […]

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RARE AND IMPORTANT AUTOGRAPHED DOCUMENTS, MANUSCRIPTS, BOOKS AND RELICS ARE UP FOR BID IN UNIVERSITY ARCHIVES’ ONLINE-ONLY SALE

RARE AND IMPORTANT AUTOGRAPHED DOCUMENTS, MANUSCRIPTS, BOOKS AND RELICS ARE UP FOR BID IN UNIVERSITY ARCHIVES’ ONLINE-ONLY SALE

The 260-lot auction is already online and will go live on Tuesday, Aug. 29, at 10:30 am EDT. WESTPORT, Conn. – A fantastic selection of autographed documents, manuscripts, books and relics are up for bid in an internet-only auction already online by University Archives, based in Westport. The auction will go live on Tuesday, August […]

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TROVE OF 66 ORIGINAL POLAROID PHOTOS TAKEN OF THE SINGER MADONNA IN 1983, AS SHE’S ON THE PRECIPICE OF FAME, ARE OFFERED FOR SALE, AT $350,000

TROVE OF 66 ORIGINAL POLAROID PHOTOS TAKEN OF THE SINGER MADONNA IN 1983, AS SHE’S ON THE PRECIPICE OF FAME, ARE OFFERED FOR SALE, AT $350,000

The group is being offered through September 5th by Manhattan Rare Books of New York City. NEW YORK CITY, N.Y. – A complete set of 66 original Polaroid photos of Madonna, taken in 1983 by the noted portrait photographer Richard Corman (Am., b. 1954), just six weeks before the release of the young singer’s debut […]

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A MULTITUDE OF RARE & BEAUTIFUL ITEMS INCLUDING A TIFFANY STUDIOS 18-LIGHT LILY LAMP, A GUSTAV BECKER ASTRONOMICAL FLOOR REGULATOR AND A MARBLE SCULPTURE BY PASQUALE ROMANELLI WILL COME UP FOR BID SEPT. 9 AT FONTAINE’S ANTIQUES & FINE ART AUCTION

A MULTITUDE OF RARE & BEAUTIFUL ITEMS INCLUDING A TIFFANY STUDIOS 18-LIGHT LILY LAMP, A GUSTAV BECKER ASTRONOMICAL FLOOR REGULATOR AND A MARBLE SCULPTURE BY PASQUALE ROMANELLI WILL COME UP FOR BID SEPT. 9 AT FONTAINE’S ANTIQUES & FINE ART AUCTION

The 275-lot auction will be held online and at Fontaine’s gallery, located in Pittsfield, Mass. PITTSFIELD, Mass. – A rare Tiffany Studios 18-light Lily lamp, a Gustav Becker astronomical floor regulator clock and a carved Carrara marble sculpture of a standing nude woman by Italian artist Pasquale Romanelli (1812-1887) are expected top lots at Fontaine’s […]

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