Earliest-known Ten Commandments sold for $850,000

World’s Earliest 10 Commandments Tablet Rises to $850,000 at Auction

  • November 17, 2016

The world’s earliest-known stone inscription of the 10 Commandments – one of the most important documents in history, and a “National Treasure” of Israel  – sold for $850,000 Wednesday evening, ...

Marilyn Monroe “Happy Birthday Mr.  President” Jean Louis dress.

Marilyn Monroe "Happy Birthday, Mr. President" Dress Fetches $4.8 Million at Auction

  • November 17, 2016

Julien’s Auctions made history Thursday night when it sold the Marilyn Monroe “Happy Birthday Mr. President” Jean Louis creation for $4.8 million (with fees) at auction.  On Saturday, May 19, ...

Massive pair of cloisonne chargers, each one 36 inches in diameter, featuring a beautiful blue background with colorful bamboo, floral, butterfly and bird motif.

Cloisonne pieces, Native American objects, art glass, more at Woody Auction, December 3rd

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  • November 17, 2016

DOUGLASS, Kan. – A large and diverse antique auction featuring massive, single-owner collections of Native American items, cast iron toys, art glass, cloisonné and more will be held on Saturday, ...

 Regis Francois Gignoux (1816-1882), Winter Landscape with Skaters, c.  1860, oil on canvas.

Comforts, Cures, and Distractions: Winter at Fruitlands Museum

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  • November 14, 2016

HARVARD, Mass. – The Trustees today announced that Fruitlands Museum, its newest property, presents Comforts, Cures, and Distractions: Winter at Fruitlands Museum, beginning November 19, 2016 and ...

World-Renowned Sculptor Glenna Goodacre’s Final New Work Will Benefit the Clark Hulings Fund for Visual Artists

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  • November 11, 2016

New Bronze Represents An Unprecedented Collaboration Between Goodacre and the late master realist painter Clark Hulings (Santa Fe, NM, 11/9/2016) - The national nonprofit Clark Hulings Fund ...

Lot 1 – A Rare Victorian Centennial Table, 1776-1876


  • November 8, 2016

Cleveland, Ohio – (November 8, 2016) Gray’s Auction on November 21st features a vast collection of memorabilia from the World’s Fair Columbian Exposition, Chicago 1893, as well as a selection of ...

Album with more than 130 Civil War-era signatures, including Abraham Lincoln and his cabinet, and signed by 18 presidents, 1864-2010.  Sold November 1, 2016 for $60,000.

Days Before Election, Presidential Signatures in High Demand at Swann Galleries’ Autographs Auction

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  • November 3, 2016

On November 1, a mere nine days before the American Presidential election, Swann Auction Galleries offered an autograph album signed by 18 presidents, starting with Abraham Lincoln and ending with ...

Paul George Lawler, Fly to South Sea Isles / Via Pan American, circa 1938.  Sold October 27, 2016 for $20,000.

Early Travel Posters Go Far at Swann Galleries’ October Sale

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  • October 28, 2016

Swann Galleries’ October 27 sale of Rare & Important Travel Posters set at least ten auction records. The selection reflected the rapidly changing technology and styles that epitomized the ...

This oil on canvas work by Henry MacGinnis (Am., 1875-1952), titled Erie Canal Sunset, is expected to hammer for $2,000-$4,000.

Artworks from the estate of Christian Buchheit (1885-1974) will headline Burchard Galleries' Nov. 12-13 auction

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  • November 7, 2016

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - A trove of nearly 100 artworks from the estate of Christian Buchheit (1885-1974), who served for 50 years as Building Superintendent for The Art Students League in New York, ...

Brunk Auctions Announces November 18-19 Auction

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  • October 10, 2016

Over 1000 lots will be available at Brunk Auctions during their auction on the third weekend of November, 2016. The auction will include large selections of jewelry, silver, and American & ...

Abraham Lincoln White House China, Salad Plate from First Service in Cowan's Auctions' American History Auction on November 18, 2016 with an estimate of $8,000-12,000


  • November 1, 2016

As the days count down until the election, America's next president is on everyone's mind. POTUS, FLOTUS and Americana memorabilia come to Bidsquare just in time to remind Americans of their ...



  • October 31, 2016

Antique Flag Quilts, Flags, Flag Bunting Have Visual Punch and an Historic Back Story Looking for the perfect gift for the departing President, the incoming President, exhausted campaign workers, ...

Autographed copy of John F.  Kennedy's Presidential Inaugural Address.

Presidential Memorabilia Timed Auction - Election Day

  • November 1, 2016

Weschler’s is pleased to announce November 8th’s Election Day Presidential Memorabilia auction, which will feature memorabilia from the Roosevelt to Reagan administrations. The majority of the ...

Painted in 1874, Greenwood Lake, New Jersey is one of Jasper Francis Cropsey’s (American, 1823-1900) finest works and will be offered for $80,000-120,000.

Thomas J. Perkins Estate, Important Hudson River School Fine Art, and Rare Vintage Couture Collection Lead Clars November 12-13, 2016 Auction

  • October 31, 2016

Clars Auction Gallery’s November 12 and 13, 2016 sale will feature many major highlights from highly notable estates and special collections. Prominently represented in this sale will be property ...

Fine weave pictorial Navajo rug (weaving) by Lena Poyer, 50 inches by 40 inches, depicting Yei figures (est.  $3,000-$6,000).

American Indian art, artifacts and related collectibles at Allard Auctions' Big Fall Phoenix, Nov. 12-13

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  • October 31, 2016

MESA, Ariz. – An historic late 1800s Northern Plains quilled war shirt, an early 20th century fine weave Mission basket and a fully beaded Kiowa toy cradleboard from the early 1900s are three ...