A painted pine dower chest decorated by John Seltzer, dated 1808, with the inscription “Henrey Yeckly 1808”, will come before bidders during Pook & Pook's Americana and Fine Art Auction, April 24-26.
A fascinating Wooten roll top walnut rotary desk is one of the more than 400 eclectic lots featured in Schwenke Auctioneers’ Fine Estates Auction, set for April 26.
A record number of bidders participated in the March 17-19 auction at Hake's Americana, where pair of mechanical, painted-composition Mickey and Minnie Mouse store displays sold $29,222.
More than 20 prints by legendary photographer Ansel Adams will cross the auction block at Heritage Auctions' New York gallery on May 3. The lots includes the impressive 15-photo “Portfolio Two: The National Parks and Monuments,” which may command $40,000.
More than 150 lots of one-of-a-kind Hollywood studio pieces from the iconic film “Gone With the Wind”– direct from the finest collection known to exist – will go before bidders April 18.
Stage-used guitars owned by George Harrison and Eric Clapton will cross the auction block May 16, along with more than 600 other lots in the Music Memorabilia Auction presented by Julien's Auctions.
Eldred’s two-day Americana, Paintings & Sporting Art Auction, April 3-4, resulted in many items changing hands; including the record-setting sale of H.M. Shrady's "Elk Buffalo" bronze sculpture, for $276,000.
A set of 12 French Feuillet porcelain dessert plates, circa 1825, may command between $4,000 and $6,000 during the April 14 ceramics auction, being presented by Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates.
From Tiffany Studios' lanterns and lamps to Tiffany gemstone bracelets and iridescent art glass globe, Fontaine's Action Gallery's Feb. 28 sale was rich with Tiffany items that changed hands.
In the April 15, 2015 installment of select show and auction advertisements from Antique Trader, you'll find details about an upcoming Civil War auction offered by Heritage Auctions, a Spring Salon Auction at Ahlers & Ogletree, and the Spring Sale at Gurnee Antique Market, among other events.