Hambleton Meteorite

Artfact Live! Online Bidding at Important Meteorite Auction

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • August 8, 2011

(Edinburgh, UK)  Lyon & Turnbull partners with Artfact Live! to offer live online bidding on over 100 museum quality meteorites from the Robert Elliott Meteorite Collection August 17, ...

Rare Tiffany mushroom pin, Paris, circa 1970’s.  From Jerome Heidenreich, Booth 6005

The New York Antique Jewelry & Watch Show Reports Its Largest Increase in Attendance

  • August 1, 2011

US Antique Shows , a major producer of antique shows in North America, reported the largest increase in attendance to its New York Antique Jewelry & Watch Show  since the show began 5 ...

DALLAS INTERNATIONAL ART, ANTIQUE & JEWELRY SHOW SELECTS, TACA, DALLAS' PREMIER UMBRELLA ARTS ORGANIZATION, AS OPENING NIGHT CHARITY PARTNER

  • Valerie Bell & Associates
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  • July 27, 2011

(Irving, TX) - The Palm Beach Show Group is pleased to announce that TACA (The Arts Community Alliance), Dallas' premier umbrella arts organization, has once again been selected as the charity ...

"The Tower of Katoubia Mosque" painted by Winston Churchill and given by him to president Franklin D.  Roosevelt to commemorate the pair's trip to Marrakech following the 1943 Casablanca Conference.

Rare Landscape Painting By Sir Winston Churchill and Given to Franklin D. Roosevelt for Sale from MS Rau Antiques

  • July 27, 2011

Anglofiles and history buffs already know that Sir Winston Churchill is considered “The Greatest Englishman of All Time,” according to a recent poll released in Britain. But did you know that ...

The popular exhibition "Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty," which has welcomed more than 500,000 visitors to the Met since it opened on May 4, has been extended until August 7.

Metropolitan Museum Announces 5.68 Million Attendance, Highest in 40 Years

  • July 21, 2011

The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced Thursday that 5.68 million people visited the Met during the fiscal year that ended on June 30. The number, which includes attendance at The Cloisters ...

Frida Kahlo's copy of The Works of Edgar Allan Poe will be offered by Leslie Hindman Auctioneers on August 9th.

FRIDA KAHLO NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN ARTIST’S BOOK TO BE SOLD AT AUCTION

  • July 19, 2011

A beat-up copy of The Works of Edgar Allan Poe is expected to sell for over $20,000 at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers on August 9th. It is no ordinary used book – it belonged to the celebrated Mexican ...

North Carolina Paint Decorated Blanket Chest, 1840s ($80,500)

Landmark Auction for Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.

  • Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.
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  • June 24, 2011

Landmark Auction for Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. LLAES, Ltd. conducts first million dollar sale with their June 18th Summer Catalogue Auction.  Gross sales hit ...

Image courtesy of James D.  Julia

Artfact Live! Presents Important Lamp and Glass Auction

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • June 16, 2011

  Collectors of antique lamps and art glass around the world will have to chance to bid live online via Artfact Live! at James D. Julia’s important two-day lamp and glass auction June ...

This extraordinary 6-foot tall telescope by Robert-Aglae Cauchoix (circa 1820) is one of three of the largest telescopes from the 19th century.  ($248,500)

Top Gifts for Father's Day from MS Rau Antiques

  • June 10, 2011

  It's never too late to consider giving Dad a Father's Day gift that can increase in value over time, like that retirement fund or stock portfolio.  Even with a rocky economy, luxury ...

Roman Stripe quilt from Laura Fisher.

SOMETHING OLD, SOMETHING BLUE… Antique Blue Textiles as Wedding Gifts at FISHER HERITAGE

  • June 8, 2011

June brides and grooms, or grooms and grooms, or brides and brides will cherish an antique textile emphasizing the color blue that NYC Americana dealer Laura Fisher has collected in anticipation ...

Wm C.  Blackett Civil War Diaries

Clarke Auction - Antiques, Midcentury, Fine Art, Sculpture, Silver - 5:00 pm, Monday, June 13th

  • Clarke Auction
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  • June 7, 2011

  450 lots to include oils by Guy C Wiggins, Johann Berthelsen, David Burliuk; Judaic art, Chinese antique porcelains, Martino Gamber chairs, bronze putti, American Empire, 19th French ...

Michael Jackson’s Jacket Worn in “Thriller” Video (Est.  $200,000/$400,000)

JACKSON’S THRILLER JACKET TOPS MASSIVE SALE OF THE WORLDS MOST ICONIC PERSONAL ITEMS SPANNING AN ERA OF MUSIC FROM ELVIS PRESLEY TO LADY GAGA AND MORE

  • June 6, 2011

Julien’s Auctions, the world’s premiere entertainment and celebrity auction house announces a two-day summer event representing  the single most historic collection of music memorabilia ...

Qi Baishi Autumn Lotus Hanging Scroll, Ink & Color on Paper

Qi Baishi Paintings Among the Chinese Art and Decorations at Hong Kong Auctions New York June 12 Sale

  • Hong Kong Auction Gallery (NY)
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  • June 1, 2011

New York City summer specialty auctions often carry a broader variety of collections than at other times of year. Proof of this are the Qi Baishi paintings to be found among the antique and vintage ...

This extravagant pair of turquoise and diamond earrings are mounted in gold and signed by Van Cleef & Arpels is offered by Epoque Fine Jewels..

10 reasons to visit Masterpiece London 2011

  • May 31, 2011

Summer is almost here and we’re all busily putting the must-do events of the season in our diaries. One event not to be missed is the much acclaimed Masterpiece London, which takes ...

Girl in Red

Chinese Contemporary, Japanese Modern & American Art at Roland Auction on June 4

  • Roland Auctions
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  • May 30, 2011

New York City.  With works of art by Chinese contemporary artist Zhang Li and action painters Kazuo Shiraga and Norman Bluhm waiting to be auctioned on Saturday, June 4, Roland Auctions in ...