This rare 1901-1902 Russo-Chinese $1 "Mexican Dollar" banknote sold for $10,200, making it the top lot of the auction.

Rare 1901-1902 Russo-Chinese $1 "Mexican Dollar" banknote brings $10,200 at auction

  • Archives International Auctions
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  • January 12, 2017

FORT LEE, N.J. – A 1901-02 Russo-Chinese $1 “Mexican Dollar” banknote sold for $10,200 and a scarce and attractive Sino-Belgian Bank 1908-12 specimen changed hands for $6,000 at a two-session ...

This oil on canvas portrait painting by Thomas Prichard Rossiter (Am., 1818-1871), showing 43 leading American businessmen from the 19th century, sold for $20,400 at the Jan.  1 New Year's Day sale.

Portrait rendering of 19th century American businessmen by Thomas Rossiter fetches $20,400 at Nadeau's

  • Nadeau's Auction Gallery
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  • January 11, 2017

WINDSOR, Conn. – A platinum three-stone diamond ring set with three emerald-cut diamonds soared to $37,200 and a Patek Philippe minute repeater chronometer watch in an 18kt gold case brought ...

Ladies' Rolex Datejust President wristwatch in 18kt yellow gold, style #68278, having a black diamond dial set with 100 diamonds.

Property from the estate of the late Atlanta businesswoman Diane Smith McIver will be sold at auction Jan. 14-16

  • Ahlers & Ogletree
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  • January 10, 2017

ATLANTA, Ga. – Property from the estate of Diane Smith McIver, a prominent  businesswoman and former president of Corey Airport Services in Atlanta who recently passed away, will be auctioned as ...

A rare Chinese export tea bowl and saucer decorated with a design after the Dutch artist Cornelius Pronk, circa 1745.

A Parade of Treasures Marries Traditional With Contemporary at The New York Ceramics & Glass Fair

  • January 9, 2017

When the New York Ceramics and Glass Fair throws open its doorway on January 19, collectors, curators and design aficionados will clap eyes on all manner of bottles, beakers, jewelry, jars, vases, ...

William Hogarth (English, 1697-1764).  The Rake’s Ruin at the Gaming Table from A Rake’s Progress, c.  1765.  Original copperplate engraving, 20 ¼ x 22 ¼ in.  Private collection

New exhibition at Morris-Jumel Mansion explores site's history with chocolate

  • Bow Bridge Communications, LLC
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  • January 6, 2017

NEW EXHIBITION EXPLORES CHOCOLATE AS A COMMODITY IN 18‒19TH CENTURY NEW YORK A Taste for Chocolate on view February 17–May 29, 2017 New York, NY (1/6/17)…The Morris-Jumel Mansion (MJM), ...

The Winter Sale 2017 Catalog

Copley Fine Art Auctions, LLC - Winter Sale 2017 Catalog Order

  • January 6, 2017

Copley Fine Art Auctions, LLC The Winter Sale 2017 February 17 | 11am The American Theater | 446 King Street Charleston, South Carolina This dynamic auction brings to the block more than 450 ...

17th century rendering of the legendary Roman figure Lucretia, attributed to the Italian artist Francisco Albani (1578-1660).

17th century painting from the estate of a Holocaust survivor will be sold at auction Jan. 22nd in Florida

  • Auction Life
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  • January 6, 2017

BOCA RATON, Fla. – A 17th century oil on canvas figural rendering, attributed to the Italian painter Francisco Albani (1578-1660) with provenance, from the estate of Holocaust survivor Edith ...

Lot 1 Edwin Mieczkowski, (b.  1929) - Untitled

Gray’s Opens 2017 Auction Season with 300 Lots Jan 18

  • Gray's Auctioneers
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  • January 3, 2017

Cleveland, Ohio – (January 3, 2017) Starting off the new year with a catalogue of over 300 items, Gray’s Fine Art, Furniture and Decorative Art auction will be held January 18. The sale begins with ...

Early 20th century French gilt and patinated three-piece antique clock set by F.  Pelissier (est.  $500-$900).

Beautiful French gilt and patinated three-piece antique clock set by Pelissier to be sold Jan. 14-15

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • January 3, 2017

NEW ORLEANS, La. – A beautiful continental specimen marble center table, an early 20th century French gilt and patinated three-piece clock set by F. Pelissier, a bronze figural group by the French ...

1970 Dodge Challenger convertible with a frame-off restoration, in like-new condition and one of only 378 made.

Rare vintage muscle cars, Whitney Houston stage-worn gowns, more at Stevens Auction, Jan. 7th

  • Stevens Auction Company
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  • January 2, 2017

ABERDEEN, Miss. – Rare vintage cars, including a 1959 Corvette convertible, a 1965 Plymouth Barracuda and a 1970 Dodge Challenger convertible – all in mint condition – plus other items ranging from ...

Group portrait oil on canvas by Thomas Prichard Rossiter (Am., 1818-1871), depicting 43 of the leading American businessmen of the 19th century (est.  $15,000-$25,000).

Oil study of prominent 19th century American businessmen by Thomas Prichard Rossiter (Am., 1818-1871) will be sold at Nadeau's, Jan. 1st

  • Nadeau's Auction Gallery
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  • December 16, 2016

WINDSOR, Conn. – A Patek Philippe minute repeater chronometer watch in an 18kt gold case, a pair of George III satinwood and tulipwood marquetry bookcase cabinets in two parts, an oil on canvas ...

Land Crab, Mark Catesby, 1729-1747

'Opulent Oceans' Showcased in Rare Books at American Museum of Natural History

  • December 13, 2016

Inspired by the book Opulent Oceans: Extraordinary Rare Book Selections from the American Museum of Natural History, this exhibition (through Oct. 2017) includes 46 exquisite reproductions from 33 ...

The only authenticated image of Emily Dickinson, Daguerreotype, ca.  1847.  The Emily Dickinson Collection, Amherst College Archives & Special Collections.  Gift of Millicent Todd Bingham, 1956, 1956.002.

I’m Nobody! Who are you? The Life and Poetry of Emily Dickinson at The Morgan

  • December 13, 2016

One of the most popular and enigmatic American writers of the nineteenth century, Emily Dickinson (1830–1886) wrote almost 1,800 poems. Nevertheless, her work was essentially unknown to ...

Signature evil queen dress worn by Julia Roberts in the movie Mirror Mirror Evil Queen, designed by the late Oscar-winning costume designer Eiko Ishioka (est.  $10,000-$15,000).

Elaborate costumes and props from films and TV will be sold Dec. 17th at Premiere Props auction

  • Premiere Props
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  • December 12, 2016

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. – Costume dresses worn by Julia Roberts as the evil queen in the movie Mirror Mirror Evil Queen, a screen outfit worn by the late actor Philip Seymour Hoffman in his ...

The Bishop from ‘The Game of Kings’ stands 12 inches tall as a plumed horse; its blinkers adorned with the alchemical symbol for silver and head bowed in respect.  Photo: Andy Scott Public Art

The Game of Kings: Bespoke Silver Chess Set by Sculptor Andy Scott

  • Andy Scott Sculptures
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  • December 1, 2016

The artist of the world’s largest equine sculptures, The Kelpies, has something more intimate but no less remarkable in mind for this holiday gift giving season. Andy Scott’s new artwork, The Game ...