Prices realized during James D. Julia's annual August sale verifies that American fine art continues to resonate with bidders.
The unique bronzed fiberglass statue of the Pokémon character Pikachu, which mysteriously appeared in a New Orleans park earlier this summer, is set to sell Sept. 25 through Neal Auction Company.
Artemis Gallery will present a myriad of ancient antiquities and art, during a 400+ lot auction slated for Aug. 25. Among the lots expected to prompt a bidding battle is an ancient polychrome-painted clay Egyptian ushabti figure.
Celebrating its community's marine and seafaring history, Thomaston Place Auction Galleries will present several examples of marine artwork, among other items, during an Aug. 27-29 auction.
An unusually large Mid-Century vase by renowned ceramists Otto and Gertrud Natzler lead the selection of pottery at John Moran Auctioneers' June Decorative Arts auction.
The oil painting "Tropical Scene" by Louis Mignot soared past its estimate, finishing at $120,000, to lead all lots in a 275-lot auction presented by Shannon's Fine Art Auctioneers.
Of the more than 600 lots of American and European art and antiques set to sell the second day of James D. Julia's two-day August Fine Art, Asian & Antiques, an unsigned oil painting of a nautical scene is expected to command six figures at auction.
An intricate Nakashima cabinet, with an American black walnut slab form top and three pandanus cloth mounted sliding doors, earned $30,500 at Schwenke Auctioneers' June 26 auction.
Two paintings by noted French expressionist painter Rouault, each expected to realize upward of $20,000 each, are among the 250 paintings featured in Eldred's Aug. 3-5 auction.
Pook & Pook and Stuart Kingston Galleries are embarking on a collaboration focusing on jewelry and fine and decorative art auctions.