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Conewago Manor Inn, plus contents, to be sold without reserve

ELIZABETHTOWN, Pa. – The contents of the Conewago Manor Inn – a historic structure dating back to an original 1742 grant from the William Penn family, founders of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania – will be sold without reserve (everything goes, regardless of price) in an on-site auction Oct. 23, at the inn itself in...

20th century works by Nakashima, Evans and Lalique headline at White’s

MIDDLEBORO, Mass. — On Aug. 29, 2010, White’s Auctions will offer some exciting pieces from artists and designers of the American crafts and studio artist movements. These artists and craftsmen worked with traditional materials, such as woods, metals and glass, in unconventional ways to produce functional, creative pieces.

Fine and decorative arts in July 20 antique auction

PASADENA, Calif. — Silver, Continental furnishings, Native American and Chinese works of art will form the core of John Moran Auctioneers’ July 20, 2010, Antiques and Decorative Arts Auction, to be held at the Pasadena Convention Center.

Meiji tea service brings $7,050 at auction

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Weschler’s May 15 auction of European & American Furniture and Decorations including 20th Century Design and Asian Works of Art ended the season with sales totaling more than $460,000.

Circa 1850 plantation bed brings $40,320 at May 1 auction

ABERDEEN, Miss. – A massive and beautiful rosewood rococo 3/4 tester plantation bed, crafted around 1850 by P. Mallard, soared to $40,320 at the sale of the contents of the magnificent Bella Vida mansion in Aberdeen, plus the estate of the late J.T. Boudreaux of southern Louisiana. The sale was held May 1 by...

George Jones astronomical regulator clocks in May antiques auction

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – An exceptional cataloged multi-estate auction featuring hundreds of fresh-to-the-market lots in a broad range of categories – period furniture, antique clocks, vintage lighting, and more – will be held Saturday, May 22, at Fontaine’s Auction Gallery, in the firm’s gallery facility at 1485 West Housatonic Street in Pittsfield.

ArtFact hosts record sales

BOSTON – ArtFact concluded March with a banner list of important sales, including Alex Cooper’s March 21 Fine & Decorative Arts Auction with 623 registered bidders and over 1,300 online bids,