Frank Stella relief etching, part of Eldred's Fall Americana and Paintings Auction

Americana, Asian Art Auctions Cap Off Eldred's Stellar Fall Season

  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
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  • November 10, 2016

East Dennis, Mass. – On the heels of the Marine Art Auction that saw three lots of scrimshaw from the Thomas Mittler Collection sell for over $100,000, and the Fine and Decorative Art auction, ...

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

WORLD’S FAIR: THE COLUMBIAN EXPOSITION 1893 AT GRAY’S

  • 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 ...

Carved Polychrome and Gilt Eagle Plaque, America, 19th century (Lot 602, Estimate: $8,000-12,000)

Skinner Presents Fall Auction of American Furniture & Decorative Arts

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • November 7, 2016

BOSTON, MA  – Skinner, Inc. will present an auction of American Furniture & Decorative Arts on Saturday, November 19 at 10AM in their Boston Gallery. The auction of nearly 700 lots will feature ...

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

  • Burchard Galleries
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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, ...

The solar year, defined by the Earth’s orbit around the Sun.  From Andreas Cellarius.  Harmonia macrocosmica.  Amsterdam, 1661.  Collection: Linda Hall Library of Science, Engineering & Technology

The Evolution of Clocks and Timekeeping Rare Books from the 15th century to the present at the Grolier Club

  • November 3, 2016

From sundials to atomic clocks, the exhibition On Time: The Quest for Precision explores the history of precise timekeeping through rare books that taught readers techniques of timekeeping, ...

Lovely decor seen on an Antiquarius Holiday House Tour

Greenwich's Antiquarius to Kick off the Holidays In High Style

  • November 2, 2016

Whether you're a lover of fine antiques, eager to catch a glimpse of Greenwich's most spectacular homes or simply ready to start celebrating, Antiquarius, the Greenwich Historical Society's annual ...

Brunk Auctions Announces November 18-19 Auction

  • Brunk Auctions
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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 & ...

Eldred's sold a rare Patek Philippe split second chronograph watch for $276,000 on Saturday.

PATEK PHILIPPE WATCH NETS $276,000 AT ELDRED’S FINE & DECORATIVE ART AUCTION

  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
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  • October 31, 2016

East Dennis, Mass. – Twelve phone bidders and at least one competitive floor bidder chased a rare Patek Philippe 18kt gold chronograph wristwatch to a final price of $276,000 during Eldred’s Fine ...

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 ...

This oil on board painting by Giuseppe Galli, titled A Musical Couple, is expected to sell for $3,000-$5,000.

Bright, whimsical painting by Giuseppe Galli (It., 1866-1953) will be part of Crescent City's Nov. 12-13 auction

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • October 28, 2016

NEW ORLEANS, La. – Gorgeous Depression-era Newcomb College art pottery pieces, a fine collection of bronze mounted Sevres items, a mid-19th century American rococo mahogany full tester bed, an ...

Little Jimmy Dickens in Mauve Suit (Lot 378, Estimate $1,000-1,500)

Skinner’s Fine Musical Instruments Auction Features Vintage Guitars & Memorabilia, November 5

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • October 18, 2016

Highlights include selections from the Estate of Little Jimmy Dickens, Waylon Jennings, The Ramones, and the Collection of Marty Stuart BOSTON, MA – Skinner, Inc. will present its second Fine ...

Chinese naturally shaped and carved stone, lavishly decorated in gold on lapis lazuli, 17 inches tall.

Wonderful Chinese objects will headline Converse Auctions' online-only sale, Nov. 4-5

  • Converse Auctions
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  • October 23, 2016

Previews will be held November 1-3 in the firm’s gallery at 57 Lancaster Ave., in Malvern, Pa. MALVERN, Pa. - Over 600 lots – many of them rare, highly collectible Chinese objects and antiques ...

Monumental Carved and Gilded Perpetual Calendar Wall Clock, Calendar Clock Company, Hartford, Connecticut, c.  1855 (Lot 718, Estimate: $25,000-45,000)

Monumental Calendar Wall Clock Leads Skinner’s Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments Auction, October 28

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • October 21, 2016

MARLBOROUGH, MA – Skinner, Inc.’s upcoming auction of Clocks, Watches and Scientific Instruments will be held in their Marlborough gallery on October 28 at 10AM. The auction includes timepieces ...

Michael Bloomberg at the William and Charlotte Bloomberg Science Education Center , Museum of Science, Boston.

Michael Bloomberg Gives $50 Million to Museum, Says It 'Shaped the Way I Think'

  • October 19, 2016

On Tuesday, the Museum of Science in Boston and Bloomberg Philanthropies, founded by entrepreneur, philanthropist and three-term mayor of New York City Michael R. Bloomberg, announced a $50 million ...