Items from the collection of Lupita Tovar, a noted silent film star, are part of the 400 lots in Artemis Gallery's Sept. 24 Ancient, Ethnographic and Spanish Colonial Auction.
Pook & Pook Inc. is preparing for a busy start to October, with two Americana auctions, Oct. 3 and Oct. 5, that feature historic works from the likes of Andrew Wyeth.
Leading the offering of sterling silver, and possibly all lots of the Sept. 19-20 auction offered by Clars Auction Gallery, is a Gorham Martele six piece hot beverage service.
Alexander Calder's sculpture "Long Brass Tail" may command $600,000 during Leslie Hindman Auctioneers' Sept. 24-25 auction.
Bat Masterson’s 1882 .45 Colt Single Action Army Revolver finished within its presale estimate with a sale price of $96,000 during the July 30-Aug. 2 sale offered by J Levine Auction & Appraisals.
The sale of a enamel, paste-set musical automation clock for $3.7 million, became the highest auction result to come out of German this year, and the most paid for an item at a livestream Auctionata sale, when the clock was sold during the June 20 Important Asian Art Auction.
"It's Only Natural," is the theme of this year's New Orleans Antiques Forum, scheduled for July 30 through Aug. 2. This is the eighth annual forum.
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.
As Clars Auction Gallery prepares for its May 30-June 1 auction the hope is it will be as successful as the February sale; which saw a Chinese triple Fusee and gilt bronze bracket clock with automaton soar past its estimate of $40,000 to finish at $270,000.
An 18th century Virginia Queen Anne tray-top tea table captivated bidders' attention during Cottone Auction's 750-lot Fine Art & Antiques Auction, so much so that it soared to $299,000 before the gavel fell, making it the top lot of the sale.