Where can you expect to find a Ming Dynasty bodhisattva, a 1916 Steinway piano, hundreds of vintage psychedelic rock music posters, and Harley-Davidson cycles? At Clars Auction Gallery, during a Dec. 12-13 auction.
A.B. Levy's Oct. 29 auction features 324 diverse lots, including lamps by Tiffany Studios, jewelry by Cartier, decorative art by Lalique, and sculptures by Chadwick, among others.
Some of the biggest names in jewelry, including Elsa Peretti, Tiffany & Co., and Tacori, will be represented among the lots in Alex Cooper Auctioneers' Sept. 10 sale.
Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, and Harry Winston, among other icons of jewelry will be represented during Leslie Hindman Auctioneers' Important Jewelry and Fine Timepieces auction, scheduled for Sept. 16-18.
Leading all lots in Clars Auction Gallery's $1.6 million June 27-28, 2015 auction was a Chinese underglaze blue and white porcelain stick dragon vase. The vase sold for six times the high estimate, finishing at $426,000.
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A Chinese blue and white porcelain stick neck vase, decorated with five striding dragons and lotus tendrils, along with a Qianlong mark on the base, is estimated to realize between $50,000 and $70,000 during Clars Auction Gallery's June 27 and 28 auction.
Among the nearly 500 lots scheduled for Witherell's summer auction (July 1-15), is a late 19th century wooden santos (a religious statue) with a high estimate of more than $1K.
The three-day Summer Catalog Auction being presented by Leland Little Auctions, June 11-14, with online bidding facilitated by Invaluable, features hundreds of lots of vintage wine, stunning accessories including a Colombian emerald and diamond ring, a selection of watercolor and oil paintings, and even a Mercedes Benz car.
A first edition of Poor Richard’s Almanac for 1756 by Benjamin Franklin soared past its high estimate of $5,000 to finish at $11,377 at New Orleans Auction Galleries.