May 24, 2013
High-quality works of art with impeccable provenance – to include oil paintings by Russian artists Mihail Chemiakin and M.V. Brusilovsky – will headline a Fine Artwork & Decorative Arts Auction on Saturday, June 8, at Elite Decorative Arts.
May 23, 2013
Serious Toyz' Auction #55, twice delayed, is online now (at SeriousToyz.com) and will end May 30 (for Character and Classic Collectibles) and May 31 (for Toy Vehicles). Auction #55 is a nearly 1,300-lot colossus.
May 22, 2013
A huge single-owner lifetime collection of Elvis Presley items promises to be the centerpiece offering in a Memorial Day antiques and collectibles auction slated for Monday, May 27, at Chesapeake Auction House, in St. Leonard, Maryland.
May 21, 2013
An original gouache (opaque watercolor) painting by noted artist Alexander Calder (Am./Fr., 1898-1976), titled Red and Blue Egg, signed in the artist’s hand and dated 1969, sold for $114,000 at a two-session auction held May 5th by A.B. Levy’s.
May 20, 2013
A St. Drake’s Plantation X Bitters bottle, made circa 1862-1872 and one of only a few known in the very rare blue-green color, is expected to sell for $20,000-$40,000 at American Bottle Auctions’ next Internet and catalog sale (#58), June 21-30.
May 16, 2013
Drivers, start your engines, and classic car enthusiasts, mark your calendars, for the first annual Bouckville Classic Car Show and Swap Meet, a four-day mega-event planned for June 27-30 in Bouckville, N.Y., not far from Syracuse and Utica.
May 08, 2013
A magnificent multi-estate auction consisting of hundreds of choice antiques and furnishings pulled from prominent and historic estates from across the Southern U.S. will be held on Saturday, May 25, by Stevens Auction Company in Aberdeen, Miss.
May 07, 2013
A large oil painting by renowned American Impressionist Childe Hassam (1859-1935), titled The East Hamptom Elms in May, sold for $288,000 at an auction held Apr. 25 by Shannon’s Fine Art Auctioneers, at the firm’s gallery in Milford, Connecticut.
May 03, 2013
“Unforgettable, that’s what you are…” is a line from a classic song by Nat King Cole, and unforgettable is what Matheson’s Auctions’ upcoming two-day sale of property from the late Mrs. Nat King Cole is shaping up to be, on May 18-19.
May 02, 2013
A C/B a la Spirite corset display with the original box, original etched and gold leaf on the front of the display case and even a mannequin inside sold for $17,100 at a three-day auction held Apr. 12-14 by Showtime Auction Services.