March, 2018

A TIFFANY FLOOR LAMP AND A TIFFANY DIAMOND RING SELL FOR A COMBINED $424,800 AT COTTONE AUCTIONS FINE ART & ANTIQUES AUCTION, MARCH 23-24

A TIFFANY FLOOR LAMP AND A TIFFANY DIAMOND RING SELL FOR A COMBINED $424,800 AT COTTONE AUCTIONS FINE ART & ANTIQUES AUCTION, MARCH 23-24

The auction was held online and in Cottone’s gallery at 120 Court Street in Geneseo, New York. GENESEO, N.Y. – Tiffany led the list of top lots at Cottone Auctions’ two-day Spring Fine Art & Antiques Auction held March 23rd and 24th, as a rare Tiffany Studios ‘Bamboo’ leaded glass and bronze floor lamp lit […]

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A VAST ARCHIVE OF MATERIAL PERTAINING TO THE 1976 ENTEBBE HIJACKING IS AN EXPECTED STAR LOT IN UNIVERSITY ARCHIVES APRIL 10th ONLINE AUCTION

A VAST ARCHIVE OF MATERIAL PERTAINING TO THE 1976 ENTEBBE HIJACKING IS AN EXPECTED STAR LOT IN UNIVERSITY ARCHIVES APRIL 10th ONLINE AUCTION

All 255 lots can be seen now at www.universityarchives.com; online bidding via Invaluable.com. WESTPORT, Conn. – An extensive archive of material pertaining to the 1976 hijacking of Air France flight 139 from Tel-Aviv, Israel to Paris – a news story so important it was the inspiration for five movies, including the one currently in theaters […]

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STUNNING PAIR OF FRENCH 18th CENTURY LOUIS XV GILTWOOD FAUTEUILS A LA REINE BRINGS $225,000 AT NYE & COMPANY’S MARCH 14th-15th ESTATES AUCTION

STUNNING PAIR OF FRENCH 18th CENTURY LOUIS XV GILTWOOD FAUTEUILS A LA REINE BRINGS $225,000 AT NYE & COMPANY’S MARCH 14th-15th ESTATES AUCTION

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – A gorgeous pair of French 18th century Louis XV giltwood fauteuils à la reine sold for $225,000 at an Estate Treasures Auction held March 14th and 15th by Nye & Company Auctioneers, online and in the firm’s showroom at 20 Beach Street in Bloomfield. The chairs were easily the auction’s top lot. […]

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FRANK SINATRA’S SIGNED FINGERPRINT CARD FROM HIS ARREST IN 1938 ON MORALS CHARGES AND A JIMI HENDRIX MULTI-TRACK MASTER 2-INCH TAPE WITH 8 SONGS AND MORE WILL HEADLINE WEISS AUCTIONS APRIL 19th SALE

FRANK SINATRA’S SIGNED FINGERPRINT CARD FROM HIS ARREST IN 1938 ON MORALS CHARGES AND A JIMI HENDRIX MULTI-TRACK MASTER 2-INCH TAPE WITH 8 SONGS AND MORE WILL HEADLINE WEISS AUCTIONS APRIL 19th SALE

The Thursday auction will be held online and at the firm’s gallery in Lynbrook, N.Y., at 10 am. LYNBROOK, N.Y. – Frank Sinatra’s original signed fingerprint card from his arrest in New Jersey in 1938, pre-fame, on a morals charge, and a studio multi-track master two-inch tape with eight different songs and segments recorded by […]

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Hart Davis Hart to Hold Seventh Annual Celebration of Burgundy

Hart Davis Hart to Hold Seventh Annual Celebration of Burgundy

Hart Davis Hart Wine Co. is excited to announce that our seventh annual Celebration of Burgundy sale will be held on April 13th and 14th. This standout sale, which is devoted exclusively to the wines of Burgundy, is projected to be HDH’s largest Burgundy auction yet, featuring 2,602 lots and expected to garner $4.3-6.5 million. […]

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THREE ARTWORKS ATTRIBUTED TO POP ART ICON ANDY WARHOL, DEPICTING CHANEL No. 5, ABSOLUT VODKA AND ELVIS, HAMMER FOR A COMBINED $50,400

THREE ARTWORKS ATTRIBUTED TO POP ART ICON ANDY WARHOL, DEPICTING CHANEL No. 5, ABSOLUT VODKA AND ELVIS, HAMMER FOR A COMBINED $50,400

They were all top lots in Woodshed Art Auctions’ Private Art Collections & Estates Discoveries Auction, an online-only auction held March 15th. In all, 163 fine art lots came under the gavel FRANKLIN, Mass. – Three artworks attributed to Pop Art icon Andy Warhol (Am., 1928-1987) – stylized renditions of the products Chanel No. 5 […]

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BCTV IN READING, PENNSYLVANIA ANNOUNCES THE NEXT AIR DATE FOR THE HIT TV AUCTION PROGRAM AUCTION ACTION ON BCTV: THURSDAY, MARCH 29th

BCTV IN READING, PENNSYLVANIA ANNOUNCES THE NEXT AIR DATE FOR THE HIT TV AUCTION PROGRAM AUCTION ACTION ON BCTV: THURSDAY, MARCH 29th

The show is a public-private partnership between The Renaissance Auction Group and BCTV. Some of the items in the auction have direct historical ties to the city of Reading and the area. A portion of the proceeds will go to benefit BCTV. The show is slotted to run from 6 pm to 10 pm. READING, […]

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MASSIVE 19th CENTURY CHINESE ARCHAIC POEM SCROLL PAINTING, 24 FEET WIDE, BRINGS $72,500 AT BRUNEAU & CO. AUCTIONEERS MARCH 3rd AUCTION

MASSIVE 19th CENTURY CHINESE ARCHAIC POEM SCROLL PAINTING, 24 FEET WIDE, BRINGS $72,500 AT BRUNEAU & CO. AUCTIONEERS MARCH 3rd AUCTION

The auction was held online and in Bruneau’s gallery, at 63 Fourth Avenue in Cranston, R.I. CRANSTON, R.I. – A gigantic 19th century Chinese archaic poem scroll painting – 24 feet wide by 29 inches tall – sailed past its estimate of $800-$1,200 to command $72,500 at Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers’ March 3rd Antiques, Fine […]

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CRESCENT CITY AUCTION GALLERY’S IMPORTANT TWO-DAY ESTATES AUCTION WILL BE HELD SATURDAY AND SUNDAY, MARCH 24th & 25th IN NEW ORLEANS, LA.

CRESCENT CITY AUCTION GALLERY’S IMPORTANT TWO-DAY ESTATES AUCTION WILL BE HELD SATURDAY AND SUNDAY, MARCH 24th & 25th IN NEW ORLEANS, LA.

The auction will be held online and in the firm’s showroom located at 1330 St. Charles Avenue. NEW ORLEANS, La. – A portrait painting of George Washington done in the manner of Edward Savage (Am., 1761-1817), an oil painting titled Native American Bow Hunting by H. Irving Marlatt (Am., 1860-1925), and an American rococo carved […]

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FOUR OIL PAINTINGS BY BIRGER SANDZEN (1871-1946) SELL FOR A COMBINED $371,000 AT WOODY AUCTION’S GRAND OPENING SALE IN THEIR NEW GALLERY, FEBRUARY 24th

FOUR OIL PAINTINGS BY BIRGER SANDZEN (1871-1946) SELL FOR A COMBINED $371,000 AT WOODY AUCTION’S GRAND OPENING SALE IN THEIR NEW GALLERY, FEBRUARY 24th

The paintings were the superstar lots in a hugely successful auction that also featured Royal Bayreuth, Daum Nancy, Galle, Tiffany, Pairpoint, Mt. Washington, art glass, period American furniture and more. DOUGLASS, Kan. – Woody Auction celebrated the grand opening of their new Douglass auction hall with a major antique and fine art auction on Saturday, […]

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COPY OF DETECTIVE COMICS #29 (1939), AN EARLY BATMAN COVER BOUGHT AT A TAG SALE FOR $20, SOARS TO $53,675 AT WEISS AUCTIONS, FEBRUARY 14th & 15th

COPY OF DETECTIVE COMICS #29 (1939), AN EARLY BATMAN COVER BOUGHT AT A TAG SALE FOR $20, SOARS TO $53,675 AT WEISS AUCTIONS, FEBRUARY 14th & 15th

The auction was conducted in the Weiss Auctions gallery at 74 Merrick Road in Lynbrook, N.Y. LYNBROOK, N.Y. – A copy of Detective Comics #29 (July 1939), bought by the consignor at a tag sale for $20, gaveled for $53,675 at a two-day auction held February 14th and 15th by Philip Weiss Auctions, online and […]

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SET OF THREE PASTEL DRAWINGS BY CLAUDE MONET WILL BE OFFERED AS A SINGLE LOT IN WOODSHED ART AUCTIONS ONLINE ART AUCTION, MARCH 15th

SET OF THREE PASTEL DRAWINGS BY CLAUDE MONET WILL BE OFFERED AS A SINGLE LOT IN WOODSHED ART AUCTIONS ONLINE ART AUCTION, MARCH 15th

All 163 lots in the Private Art Collections & Estates Discoveries Auction can be viewed now, at woodshedartauctions.com. People can register and bid right on the website, too (a new feature). FRANKLIN, Mass. – A group of three pastel on brown paper drawings by the renowned French artist Claude Monet (1840-1926), several artworks attributed to […]

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