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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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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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THE ESTATE OF THE LATE SHARON LITWIN WILL HEADLINE CRESCENT CITY AUCTION GALLERY’S SEPTEMBER 16-18 AUCTION

THE ESTATE OF THE LATE SHARON LITWIN WILL HEADLINE CRESCENT CITY AUCTION GALLERY’S SEPTEMBER 16-18 AUCTION

The auction will be held in the firm’s two New Orleans showrooms, both on St. Charles Avenue. NEW ORLEANS, La. – A visually arresting Parisian street scene by the French painter Antoine Blanchard (1910-1988) and a 19th century porcelain Meissen bronze-mounted dresser box made in the Capodimonte style are two expected top lots at Crescent […]

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EARLY 19th CENTURY JACOB EBY TALL-CASE MANNHEIM CLOCK HITS $10,620 AND A PENCIL-SIGNED LICHTENSTEIN LITHO REALIZES $7,080 AT AHLERS & OGLETREE

EARLY 19th CENTURY JACOB EBY TALL-CASE MANNHEIM CLOCK HITS $10,620 AND A PENCIL-SIGNED LICHTENSTEIN LITHO REALIZES $7,080 AT AHLERS & OGLETREE

They were top lots at a Summer Collections & Estates Auction held August 27-28 in Atlanta, Ga. ATLANTA, Ga. – A handsome early 19th century mahogany tall-case clock made by Jacob Eby of Mannheim, Pa. (1776-1828) chimed on time for $10,620, and a colorful offset lithograph printed on wove paper by renowned pop artist Roy […]

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A HOME IN RIPLEY, MISISSIPPI AND ITS MUSEUM-QUALITY CONTENTS WILL BE SOLD ON-SITE SEPTEMBER 30th & OCTOBER 1st BY STEVENS AUCTION COMPANY

A HOME IN RIPLEY, MISISSIPPI AND ITS MUSEUM-QUALITY CONTENTS WILL BE SOLD ON-SITE SEPTEMBER 30th & OCTOBER 1st BY STEVENS AUCTION COMPANY

It’s the estate of the late Gene Ward, who amassed a world-class collection of cut glass pieces. RIPLEY, Miss. – A massive, two-day on-site auction of a lovely home and its museum-quality contents – including what is quite possibly the largest and most impressive cut glass collection offered in the United States in years – […]

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