Several pieces of Southern Contemporary and British Post-War art amassed by a respected New Orleans collector headed to market Oct. 10-12.
Everything from antiques, jewelry and Asian and European art to vampire-killing kits, from upscale So. Calif. estates, will cross the block Oct. 5. The sale, being presented by Don Presley Auctions, features more than 500 lots.
Gallery records confirm the history of two 19th century paintings, by Americans who studied in Europe, and lay the foundation for growing attraction of these pieces as they headline the Fine Art Summer Auction offered by Witherell's Antiques, July 9-23.
It was a case of 'saving the best for last' during Nadeau Gallery's spring auction, which saw a set of six 19th century Chinese porcelain famille rose panels finished at $57,600; making the grouping the top lot of the spring auction.
A lot including the painting "Anenomes," once owned by noted English children's author Enid Blyton, is headlining the May 20-21 auction at Dreweatt's Bloomsbury Auctions.
A 1958 painting depicting Las Vegas roulette wheels titled The Gambling Set by 20th century master painter LeRoy Nieman may see $150,000 to $250,000 at auction May 1 at Shannon's Fine Art Auctioneers.
Waterford's Art & Antiques Auctioneers first exclusive online auction, set for Feb. 8, will feature an eclectic mix of Chinese, Japanese, European and American items, including porcelain, prints, snuff bottles and crystal.
An 18th century Flemish tapestry depicting Latin stars of mythology, Cupid and Psyche, soared to $39,360, to become of the highlights of New Orleans Auction Galleries' final sale of 2013.
An 18-inch tall Russian enameled silver Povchinikov figural sailboat sculpture is among the lots expected to fetch top dollar at Elite Decorative Arts year-end auction set for Dec. 21.
More than 500 lots of fine art pieces, jewelry, furniture and decor items are set to cross the auction block at Schwenke's Woodbury Auction Dec. 8.