The colorful elephant folio, "Carolina Parrot" by John Joseph Audubon, saw $78,000 to lead all lots in Eldred's Americana, Paintings and Maritime Auction. The sale was held April 6-8.
Among the expected highlights of Pook & Pook's April 29 auction is a watercolor and gouache depiction of Josephine Baker by renown painter Erté.
The original artist's proof of a unique bird-form pitcher, circa 1953, set a new record for this type of Picasso pottery when it commanded $24,130 during Palm Beach Modern Auctions' Feb. 4-5 sale.
Did you know the GI Joe line of action figures included a GI Nurse? This action figure came on the scene in the 1960s and will come to auction April 23.
A 48-inch tall Chinese temple vase, once owned by noted American philanthropist Morris Ketchum Jesup, may rise to top lot status at auction April 23.
One of only seven recorded examples of a violet blue Lyre covered salt soared to a record-setting $35,000 during Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates March 18 sale.
Knott's Berry Farm marked the 75th anniversary of its Ghost Town attraction in history-making style, by offering 200+ lots of memorabilia to bidders. The auction, presented by Heritage Auctions, realized $788,892 — 50% more than the total estimate.
Hundreds of bird dog paintings, decoys, fly rods and other fishing collectibles, changed hands to the tune of $1.4M during Copley Fine Arts' Winter Sale.
One man's five decade interest in toy trains, producing a collection of more than 2,500 cars and sets, could be a fortunate turn for bidders, when more than 250 lots from this collection come to auction April 22.
72 pieces of Copeland Spode China represents one of 550 lots in the online-only auction Thomaston Place Auction Galleries is presenting March 29.