A historic 19th century oak chair wherein five U.S presidents and others sat for a photography session with iconic photographer Matthew Brady sold for a staggering $449,000, during an auction offered by Bonhams.
A vintage color lithograph of Santa Claus by Norman Rockwell, an antique woodcut map, and an autographed photo of the Apollo 11 flight team is set to sell Dec. 3, during an auction being offered by Waverly Rare Books.
Six paintings by American artist N.C. Wyeth were recently recovered after being stolen more than two years ago in what the FBI calls one of the largest property thefts in Maine’s history. The artworks were returned to their home state and are now on view at the Portland Museum of Art.
One of two bronze sculptures by Lynn Chadwick realized $96,000 to lead all lots in a 342-lot auction recently presented by A. B. Levy’s.
The trumpet used by Sam “The Bugler” Grossman to call the Preakniss and Belmont States horse races in 2015 is one of the more than 700 lots heading to sale Nov. 19, as offered by Philip Weiss Auctions.
Andy Warhol's Campbell’s Chicken ’N Dumplings Soup can artwork is among the headlining items of a 817-lot auction, slated for Nov. 21-22 and offered by Palm Beach Modern Auctions.
Andy Warhol's 'Endangered Species' artwork topped $725K to lead all lots in Heritage Auctions' $3.8M Modern & Contemporary Art Auction, Oct. 28. The auction, which featured just 21 lots, marked the debut of Heritage's Modern & Contemporary Art offerings.
Two seldom-seen E. Howard & Company regulator clocks will cross the auction block Nov. 14 at Fontaine's, and they may realize $300K together.
An early 19th century painting by Maurice de Vlaminck may realize between $80,000-$100,000 during John Moran Auctioneers Nov. 17 Decorative Art Auction.
A writing quill shaped weathervane with a metal "Telegram-News" trade sign is one of several hundred lots coming to auction Nov. 14-15, through Thomaston Place Auction Galleries.