Antique Helper Auctions

Antique Helper Partners with The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis for Virtual Appraisal Event Nov. 10

  • Dan Ripley's Antique Helper Auctions
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  • November 5, 2010

Antique Helper Auctions is pleased to announce a partnership with The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis through a sponsorship of the museum’s Collectors Connection group. This partnership ...

Hugo Grotius' masterpiece De iure belli ac pacis libri tres is of outmost rareness, as only one other copy of the first print from the first edition of this fundamental writing on the modern law of nations is known worldwide.

Ketterer Kunst to auction an absolute rarity

  • November 4, 2010

Hugo Grotius' masterpiece “De iure belli ac pacis libri tres“ is of the outmost rareness, as only one other copy of the first print from the first edition of this fundamental writing on the modern ...

Courtesy of Guyette & Schmidt

Live Online Bidding Expands The Market For Antique Decoys

  • November 4, 2010

Highly sought-after and prized by savvy collectors and waterfowl enthusiasts, antique and collectible decoys have seen a price surge on the auction market over the past several years.  As ...

Jewelry by Barbara Heinrich at the American Craft Show, NYC.

THE CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR NYC & AMERICAN CRAFT SHOW NYC TOGETHER DIFFER FROM ALL NY ART VENUES

  • November 3, 2010

At two new fall events, New Yorkers and collectors from around the world will enjoy paintings, photography and sculpture by contemporary artists at the Contemporary Art Fair NYC and the finest ...

Courtesy of Artcurial

Artfact.com Live Online Auction Offers A Mirage Jet Fighter

  • October 27, 2010

On October 29, the Parisian auction house of Artcurial: Briest - Poulain - F. Tajan presents an exciting two-part aeronautics auction honoring the first flight of the Mirage III, which took place ...

"Eye Dazzler"

MALE ENHANCEMENTS: Suit-able Quilts

  • Fisher Heritage
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  • October 26, 2010

New York City antiques dealer Laura Fisher will present visually distinctive antique quilts pieced from menswear suiting in an autumn exhibition and sale “MALE ENHANCEMENTS:  Suit-able ...

Purple Elton John Versace Tuxedo

Artfact.com to Host Live Online Auction of Elton John Memorabilia

  • October 13, 2010

 If you were the mother of an internationally-known rock star, what memorabilia would you keep from his career?  Now, if you were moving to a new home, what would you sell? On October ...

Autumn Hartford Antiques Show is Oct.  30-31.

Autumn Hartford Antiques Show will feature Old Lyme Art Colony presentation

  • October 7, 2010

Barn Star Productions is pleased to announce the Autumn Hartford Antiques Show will be returning to the Connecticut Expo Center for its second annual event the weekend of October 30 & 31, ...

Exhibitor: Hyde Part Antiques A Charles II Black and Gilt Japanned Cabinet with Original Giltwood Stands and Cresting, circa 1685.

OBJECTS OF DESIRE AT THE INTERNATIONAL FINE ART & ANTIQUE DEALERS SHOW OCTOBER 22-28, 2010 THE PARK AVENUE ARMORY 67TH STREET AND PARK AVENUE, NEW YORK CITY

  • Haughton International Fairs
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  • October 4, 2010

Even after decades of leadership in the international art and antique fair arena, Anna and Brian Haughton continue to imbue a sense of excitement and discovery to their flagship fair, the IFAADS, ...

Magazine Cover: The Country Gentleman, April 12, 1924

Cahoon Museum of American Art presents Artist/Illustrator Reginald Fairfax Bolles (1877-1967)

  • Cahoon Museum of American Art
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  • September 24, 2010

In the early 20th century, well before Ralph Cahoon moved into the village, Cotuit had an accomplished artist in Reginald Fairfax Bolles. He painted portraits of many area residents and also ...

Estimated at $15,000-25,000 is a copy of F.  Scott Fitzgerald's "The Beauttiful and the Damned." It is signed "Sincerely, F.  Scott Fitzgerald" on the front free endpaper.  The first edition, first printing of his second novel, in first state dust-jacket.

1790 Census to Highlight Bi-Coastal Fine Books and Manuscripts Auction in October

  • September 21, 2010

On October 4th, the attention of collectors will be focused on Bonhams Fine Books & Manuscripts sale.  Simulcast to New York, the Los Angeles based sale is comprised of fine and rare ...

A late 19th century colorful hooked rug bearing an image of a turkey-headed, federal style American eagle.  Price: $5,500.

JEFF BRIDGMAN TO FEATURE ANTIQUE AMERICAN FLAGS, PATRIOTIC TEXTILES AND FOLK ART AT “ANTIQUES & ART” AT THE ARMORY

  • September 20, 2010

Jeff R. Bridgman, the nation’s leading expert and dealer of historic American flags and political textiles, as well as a leading dealer in American furniture and decorative objects, will exhibit at ...

A very fine and unique Hupfeld Helios Model III/39 Orchestrion, estimated at $800,000 - 1,200,000 .

FAMED MECHANICAL MUSICAL INSTRUMENT COLLECTION TO BE AUCTIONED AT BONHAMS NEW YORK

  • September 19, 2010

On October 7th, Bonhams New York will present a special auction devoted to Vintage mechanical musical instruments and automata. Featuring a number of rare turn-of-the-century orchestrions, ...

Lot 147 is a large scale, first edition, colored issue of Sir Henry James Warre’s (1819-1898) numerous drawings and notes from his exploratory trip to the Oregon Territory for Great Britain in 1845.

Rare Books at Gray's

  • August 24, 2010

A stunning first edition of Sir Henry James Warre’s (1819-1898) Sketches in North America and the Oregon Territory, is the highlight of Gray’s Auctioneers’ Rare Books, Manuscripts and Autographs ...

The US Postal Service released a new stamp featuring a Winslow Homer painting on Aug.  12.

Winslow Homer's "Boys in a Pasture" featured on new stamp

  • August 12, 2010

The U.S. Postal Service announced the ninth issuance in the American Treasures series features Boys in a Pasture, an 1874 painting by Winslow Homer. The painting is part of the Hayden Collection ...