A collection of weathervanes, including a copper grasshopper, will be among the fine art, antiques, folk art, and Asian artifacts presented Feb. 4-6 at James D. Julia, Inc.
A Federal mahogany musical tall case clock from 1815 is one of hundreds of eclectic pieces set to cross the auction block Jan. 17 during Pook & Pook, Inc.'s first sale of 2015, an Americana auction.
Although weathervanes certainly played a critical role in weather observations by sea merchants, farmers and others, but today they are popular items of folk art.
Of the 2,600 lots featured in the Fine Art, Asian & Antiques Auction being offered by James D. Julia Aug. 19-22, more than 1,300 are Chinese porcelain — including a 400-year-old porcelain bowl which features marks from the Li period, which ran from 1573 through 1619, on the base.
rom whirligigs and weathervanes to a Warhol painting and pieces from Roman Bronze Works are among the offerings of Schwenke's Woodbury Auction's June 9th sale.
Weathervanes, nautical items, a rare hand colored lithograph and more than 500 stunning pieces of fine art are poised for sale at James D. Julia's first auction of 2013. The three-day event, scheduled for Jan. 30 - Feb. 1, will include some 1,000 lots.