Following an extensive bidding battle, a Chinese triple Fusee and gilt bronze bracket clock finished at a record setting sale price of $270,000 during Clars Auction Gallery’s February Fine Art, Decoratives, Jewelry and Asian Antiques sale.
Islander Trading Post, located on Sanibel Island, is more than one of the businesses of this vacation destination, it's an eclectic haven for collectors. Learn more about this seaside shop in the latest Knowing Your Business column.
Bonhams’ California & Western Paintings & Sculpture Auction, scheduled for April 28, features a variety of landscape and scenic works, including William Wendt's 1916 oil painting “The Old Coast Road,” which may command upwards of $400,000.
Myers Fine Art's 560-lot European & Asian Antiques Auction, set for March 8, features items from a fabled 19th century family with ties to the Vatican.
A 19th century Vincenti & Cie gilt and patinated figural time-and-strike mantel clock is poised to lead all clocks slated to cross the auction block during Crescent City Auction Gallery's two-day estate sale, set for Mar. 7-8.
A cast iron patina Merman sculpture, originally part of the Place de la Concorde fountain in Paris, is one of 1,000+ industrial art antiquities being offered by Guernsey's, during a March 27-28 auction.
A variety of artwork from California artists, including two pieces by noted artist Guy Orlando Rose, are expected to be headlining lots in John Moran Auctioneers' March 24 sale.
This year's Original Miami Beach Antiques Show saw the largest opening day attendance in seven years, strong sales, and a good response to special events including appraisals and educational events, report show organizers with U.S. Antique Shows.
Sculptures, specifically a record-setting piece by Harry Bertoia, captivated the attention of bidders, during Palm Beach Modern Auctions' autumn art auction.
In the Feb. 4, 2015 issue of Antique Trader, Mary Manion explores the work, inspiration and influence of modern art master Alberto Giacometti in her Arts Markets column. While Giacometti's name may not be as recognizable as his contemporaries, the sculptor’s masterpieces helped redefine modern art and are fetching record-setting amounts at auction.