Russian bronzes, Ivory pieces, Chinese items, including this bronze jeweled case, and many pieces of fine art found favor with bidders of the Auction Gallery of the Palm Beaches Inc.'s autumn auction.
Gordon S. Converse & Company is hosting an 'East Meets West' auction Oct. 4, and among the expected highlights is an 18th century Swiss 'clock watch'.
Exciting pieces of antique furniture, fine art and modern decor brought out the bidders during Litchfield County Auctions' Winter Antiques & Modern Auction.
Asia Week participants are set to take over New York with brilliant pieces from 44 galleries from across the globe, as the event gets underway March 15.
An oil painting with an estimate of $125,000 - $135,000, and a 16th century French novel are among the highlights of a Feb. 2 and 3 sale at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries.
An exhibition exploring the rich interactions between pictorial and garden arts in China across more than 1,000 years will be on view Aug. 18, 2012, through Jan. 6, 2013, at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
A group of fine Chinese furniture took the spotlight at a $12.8-million auction of fine Asian works of art Dec. 20-21. A rare pair of zitan and hongmu recessed leg altar tables, 18th/19th century, from the Carlisle estate soared to $2,714,500 against fierce bidding.
More than 1,100 lots of mostly fresh-to-the-market items - including a Civil War Whitworth sharpshooter's rifle and a New Orleans-made percussion cap derringer gun - will be sold on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011 by Crescent City Auction Gallery.
Nearly 600 lots of top-quality Chinese carvings and works of art will be sold at auction Nov. 19, 2011 by Elite Decorative Arts. “We’re starting the auction in the evening rather than the early afternoon to accommodate the Chinese audience, which we expect will be substantial,” said Scott Cieckiewicz of Elite...