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Lot 91, a Zinaida Serebriakova (1884-1967) Russian Oil Board featuring a still life painting of fruits, flowers and vases.  Measuring at 31 inches by 24 inches, this Serebriakova piece is expected to exceed its high estimate of $12,000

Modern Paintings, Jadeite Bangles Headlines 888 Auctions’ October 12 Auction

Released: September 26, 2017

Richmond Hill, ON – The middle of the autumn season brings forth another auction featuring Modern Paintings, Jadeite Bangles, and Asian Art October 12th. Consisting of 400 fresh-to-market items, an eclectic selection of modern paintings, jade carved items, jewelry, porcelain ceramics, and bronze statues are expected to achieve outstanding prices.   Headlining the modern paintings category are several standout pieces. One piece stands above the rest however: Lot 91, a Zinaida Serebriakova (1884-1967) Russian Oil Board featuring a still life painting of fruits, flowers and vases. Measuri...


Photos include: Alexandra Hart, metals artist / Tea Ninkovic, couturier / Raymond Elstad, photographer / Laura Ricci, model

Jewelry As Wearable Art in "Symbiosis." Alexandra Hart's Solo Show Combines Metalsmithing with Biology

Released: August 24, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JEWELRY AS WEARABLE ART IN “SYMBIOSIS” ALEXANDRA HART’S SOLO SHOW COMBINES METALSMITHING WITH BIOLOGY   SAN DIEGO (August 24, 2017) ‑ Sparks Gallery is pleased to present the opening of San Diego artist Alexandra Hart's solo show (“Alexandra Hart: symbiosis / A Solo Show”) on September 30 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. The exhibition is a manifestation of the artist's interpretation of jewelry as wearable art, and will feature collaborative talks and demonstrations throughout the duration of the show.   Alexandra Hart presents an original collection of works hea...


Multi-colored map of California and Nevada, with Virginia City insert, published by A,L.  Bancroft & Co., San Francisco ($2,783).

Rare 19th century multi-colored map of California and Nevada in near-mint condition brings $2,783 at Holabird auction

Released: May 25, 2017

RENO, Nev. – A palladium commemorative coin produced for the 1939 World’s Fair in New York – about the size of a silver dollar and known as a “so-called” dollar in collecting circles for that reason, since it can’t be used as currency – gaveled for $6,353 to take top lot honors at an auction held April 28-30 by Holabird Western Americana Collections, LLC, online and in Reno.   The coin, made from palladium (a platinum group metal), was produced by Baker & Company, Inc., a precious metals refinery in Newark, N.J. The obverse depicted Athena and said, “This Charm is Genuine Palladium...


19th century white marble sculpture by Cesare Lapini (It., 1848-1893), depicting Diana (est.  $15,000-$25,000).

Fine artworks and gorgeous French clocks will head the list of expected top lots at Fontaine's May 20 auction

Released: May 4, 2017

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – Gorgeous French-made clocks will command center stage at Fontaine’s Auction Gallery on Saturday, May 20th, when the firm conducts an Antiques & Fine Art Auction where seven of the top 20 high-estimate lots are clocks made in France. The sale will be held in Fontaine’s gallery, located at 1485 West Housatonic Street in Pittsfield, at 11 am Eastern time.   But clocks won’t be the only items on the menu. The 325-lot auction will also feature 19th and 20th century lighting, fine watches, American oak and Victorian furniture, paintings, bronze and marble statuary, Ro...


The Baltimore Art, Antique & Jewelry Show welcomes back last year’s addition of the Baltimore Fine Craft Show

Released: April 12, 2017

WHAT:             BALTIMORE FINE CRAFT SHOW The Baltimore Fine Craft Show returns to the Baltimore Convention Center August 24-27, 2017 co-located with the renowned Baltimore Art, Antique & Jewelry Show. This dedicated Fine Craft Section of the Show will feature the nation’s top contemporary craft artists, offering their latest celebrated works in a comfortable, indoor setting. Continuing to build off last year’s introduction of fine crafts to the Baltimore Show, the Palm Beach Show Group welcomes collectors to enjoy the arts of the future and beyond.   WHEN:                 A...


Art Nouveau Gold, Opal, Peridot, and Enamel Ring (Lot 53, Estimate: $10,000- 15,000)

Kashmir Sapphires, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, and Signed Jewelry Highlight Skinner’s Fine Jewelry Auctions

Released: December 1, 2016

BOSTON, MA – Skinner, Inc. presents two Fine Jewelry auctions to close out 2016. The live auction on December 6 will feature over 450 lots, including the collection of noted jewelry expert Rita Goodman. The online auction, which is open for bidding until December 7th, features over 200 lots including many signed pieces by Tiffany & Co., Cartier, Bulgari, and Chanel. Both auctions will be available for public preview on December 4th and 5th in the Boston gallery. Colored Stones Skinner is excited to offer three significant Kashmir sapphires on December 6; a platinum, sapphire, and d...


A selection of jewelry from The October Auction including a Van Cleef & Arpels covered wristwatch, a Boucheron carved ruby cuff bracelet, and a Raymond Yard compact.

Two Important Estates Headline the Jewelry in Grogan’s October Auction

Released: October 11, 2016

BOSTON, MA – Grogan & Company’s October 23rd auction will feature the auction house’s distinctive selection of high quality items across all collection genres, including paintings, works on paper, sculpture, jewelry, silver, decorative arts, Asian export, and Oriental carpets. The jewelry portion of the sale is headlined by two important estates: Marian Taylor Young of New York, New York and Mrs. F.C. “Pit” Dumaine, Jr. of Weston, Massachusetts. Marian Young Taylor (1908-1973) was best known as radio personality, Martha Dean, on New York’s WOR. Known as the “First Lady of Radio,” Tay...


This Angel Gabriel Garden Sculpture is being offered at auction from the Estate of Joan Rivers, with online bidding available through Invaluable.com.

Litchfield County Auctions and Invaluable Partner for Online Bidding on Auction of Property from the Estate of Joan Rivers

Released: July 13, 2016

Invaluable, the world’s leading online marketplace for fine art, antiques and collectibles, today announced that it is partnering with Litchfield County Auctions to offer live online bidding on the auction of the Joan Rivers Estate, taking place on July 20 and 21, 2016, at 10:00am EDT both days of the sale. Bidders can view the full collection on Invaluable.com and bid online in real-time during the live auction, as well as on the Invaluable mobile app. The auction will include nearly 600 lots, sold without reserve, all of which were personally owned by Joan Rivers. All items are from ...


Louis Abel-Truchet Painting

Important Estates Featured at Clarke on June 12th

Released: June 8, 2016

Clarke Auction will feature items from several collector and decorator estates in their upcoming Sunday, June 12th sale. The auction will feature a quality offering of fine and decorative art, modern and contemporary design, sterling silver and jewelry, and others. One of the featured estates in the sale is the Aspen retreat of a well-known celebrity. The estate selection features a number of quality decoration and design including many pieces of custom and collection furniture from Ralph Lauren. There will a set of eight Ralph Lauren Weathersby arm chairs ($1,000/$1,500) and another two...


Yellow Gold Necklace with 140 diamonds.

Early Action in Late January is All Jewelry and Silver

Released: January 22, 2016

Fine jewelry and silver selections have become the focal point of the second sale in January at Clarke Auction. With a number of pieces coming from an important local collector, the selection will host a special array of quality diamond accessories. Among the anticipated best sellers is a pair of vintage 18kt yellow gold earrings. The attraction of this particular lot rests in the three sections inlaid with diamonds and the central 8mm pearl that is bracketed by onyx and two pink colored faceted gems. The length of 2.25” inches also lends to the elegance of proportion. The pair will be o...


Items for him and her at the December 9th Fine & VIntage Jewelry Auction with Gems, Timepieces, Coins, Couture, & more.

Holiday Auctions of Fine Jewelry, Timepieces, Wine & Spirits and more at Garth's

Released: December 1, 2015

Back for a hotly demanded third year, Garth’s Auctioneers & Appraisers of Delaware, Ohio is offering a fun night to celebrate The Art of Style, an exclusive preview event leading up to two days of auction excitement: a session of Fine & Vintage Jewelry, Timepieces, Coins and Couture on December 9th, together with A Gentleman’s Auction featuring fine furniture and decorative arts, sporting iconography, luxury accessories, collectible bottles and objets d’art on December 10th. The December 3rd preview party will be hosted from 5:00pm-8:00pm at Garth’s historic barn in partnershi...


Lot 1427: Cartier Pinecone Diamond Platinum Shoulder Brooch, $40,000-60,000

The Origins of Art Deco are Charted in "The Triumph of Design” - A Talk at Rago Auctions on December 2

Released: November 16, 2015

THE ORIGINS OF ART DECO ARE CHARTED IN “THE TRIUMPH OF DESIGN” - A TALK AT RAGO AUCTIONS ON DECEMBER 2 Lambertville, NJ:  The Rago Arts and Auction Center hosts an open house on Wednesday, December 2, 2015, featuring Derek E. Ostergard speaking on the origins of Art Deco in “The Triumph of Design: Modernism & Elitism in France, 1914-1939”.   Between 1914 and 1939, Paris was the scene of the last movement in design when true aesthetic and technical innovation serviced the needs of the privileged few as it had in centuries past across Europe.  During this interwar era, French de...


Pair of vintage Papa Bear Chairs by Hans Wegner.

Frederic Remington Gouache and 4 Carat Diamond Lead October at Clarke

Released: October 5, 2015

If early auction highlights are any indication of performance, Clarke will continue into the fall auction season with strong showings across the board on October 11th. The October sale will be supported by a condensed catalog of quality in fine art and prints, 20th century design, sterling silver, jewelry and decorative arts. The fine art selection will begin with 45 lots of nearly 100 original works by noted American illustrator, Richard Sargent, who is specifically known for his work in the Saturday Evening Post. The works vary in style, medium, and estimate but all encapsulate ...


Lot 1: Rare “Cluny” vase, $80,000 – $120,000

Work by Paul Evans, George Nakashima, Tommi Parzinger, Greene & Greene, Lalique, Michael Lucero, and Dale Chihuly among Highlights of Rago’s October 16-18 Auctions

Released: September 23, 2015

WORK BY PAUL EVANS, GEORGE NAKASHIMA, TOMMI PARZINGER, GREENE & GREENE, LALIQUE, MICHAEL LUCERO, AND DALE CHIHULY AMONG HIGHLIGHTS OF RAGO’S OCTOBER 16-18 AUCTIONS Lambertville, NJ:  On Friday, October 16, Saturday, October 17, and Sunday, October 18, the Rago Arts and Auction Center will hold its auction of Early 20th Century Decorative Arts and Modern Design.   Lalique: Friday, October 16 at 10 am, 81 lots The finest collection of Lalique glass we have seen in years featuring many rare pieces and a rainbow of colors, including a Cluny vase, red and butterscotch Poissons, te...


At the Adirondack Museum’s Antiques Show and Sale, Saturday and Sunday, Sept.  19 and 20, displays will include authentic historic Adirondack pieces, including this century-old bench with unusual “paw feet,” from Appleton Manor Antiques (New Ipswich, N.H.).

Adirondack Museum Antiques Show and Sale Sept. 19-20 showcases vintage rustic items, fine art, more

Released: September 9, 2015

The nation’s top dealers in rustic antiques are loading up their vehicles and preparing for the trek to the annual Adirondack Museum Antiques Show and Sale, where their newest finds and treasures will be displayed from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 19 and 20, on the museum’s autumn-painted mountain campus, 9097 State Route 30 in Blue Mountain Lake, N.Y. The event is included with general museum admission. Their high-quality items – selected with an eye to the Adirondack sensibility – include antique camp, cottage, patio, and Mission furniture; rare books; vintage boats...


Ju Ming, Tai Chi Series Bronze Sculpture, 1984

Important Ju Ming and Harry Bertoia Sculptures Offered at Clarke

Released: September 8, 2015

Clarke Auction will offer several monumentally important works of fine art, sculpture, and modern design on September 13th. The most anticipated lots in the sale are both bronze sculptures by renowned and important artists of their time. In 20th century design, the featured artwork is an 11 foot high bronze on steel screen sculpture by Harry Bertoia. The Bertoia sculpture was created as one of set of matching double-sided screen panels under the commission of Florence Knoll for the First National Bank of Miami, Florida in 1956. The sculptures are well documented in a number of scholarly...


Huguette Clark

Bill Dedman Speaks about His NY Times Bestseller, “Empty Mansions” Chronicling The Life of Heiress Huguette Clark on August 25 at Rago Auctions

Released: August 10, 2015

BILL DEDMAN SPEAKS ABOUT HIS NY TIMES BESTSELLER, “EMPTY MANSIONS” CHRONICLING THE LIFE OF HEIRESS HUGUETTE CLARK ON AUGUST 25 AT RAGO AUCTIONS   Lambertville, NJ:  The Rago Arts and Auction Center hosts an open house on Tuesday, August 25 featuring Bill Dedman speaking about the life of heiress Huguette Clark in a lecture entitled, “Empty Mansions: A Photo Tour of Huguette Clark’s Long Life of Art, Excess, and Generosity” at 6 pm.   Bill Dedman’s book, Empty Mansions: The Mysterious Life of Huguette Clark and the Spending of a Great American Fortune, is a myster...


Laverne Coffee Table

Fools Rush In: Why Waiting For a September Auction No Longer Makes Sense

Released: August 5, 2015

The leading auction houses may take advantage of their reputations to influence the market against a saleable August, but major risers and attentive bidders know otherwise. A number of important sales are held in August, including an example of a featured sale from Clarke Auction, a house that runs 12 months of the year, with August auctions always showing strong results. The late summer sale at Clarke, a tradition continued this year on August 17th, is a popular auction among the retail buyers that have evolved with the times, and according to many, successfully so.&nbsp...


Lot 125: After Frederic Remington (1861-1909), Bronze, "Bronco Buster", $400-600

Three Days of Unreserved Goods to Auction at Rago's, August 27-29, 2015

Released: August 4, 2015

THREE DAYS OF UNRESERVED GOODS TO AUCTION AT RAGO’S, AUGUST 27-29, 2015.   Lambertville, NJ: The Rago Arts and Auction Center will auction over 1900 lots of unreserved property on August 27, 28, and 29. The sale begins on Thursday, August 27 at 10 am with estates goods, and continues at noon with unreserved Jewelry and accessories. The sale continues on Friday, August 28 with early 20th century, fine art, and Danish modern design.  Saturday, August 29 features more modern design, including furnishings, decorative arts and contemporary art.   U...


Italian Ebonized Vitrine Cabinet, $8,000-12,000

Rago Announced Its Fall/Winter 2015 Auctions

Released: July 30, 2015

RAGO ANNOUNCES ITS FALL/WINTER 2015 AUCTIONS Unreserved Jewelry and Estate Goods: Thursday, August 27 Jewelry and couture without reserves, includes a varied selection of late 19th thru 20th century antique and period jewelry, modern gemstone jewelry, engagement and bridal jewelry, designer fashion jewelry and bijoux, as well as designer couture. Highlights to date: a La Triomphe enamel gem-set 18k gold peacock brooch, a Trifari "Fruit Salad" brooch, an Edwardian coral and pearl gold festoon necklace, and several Hermes scarves. Period English, American and Continental furniture, ...


Laurie Hilburg, Client Services Representative, Naples, FL, Rago Arts & Auction Center

Rago Auctions Appoints Laurie Hilburg to Work with Clients in the Greater Naples, Florida Area

Released: June 2, 2015

RAGO AUCTIONS APPOINTS LAURIE HILBURG TO WORK WITH CLIENTS IN THE GREATER NAPLES, FLORIDA AREA.   Lambertville, NJ: Rago Auctions, one of the largest independent auction houses in the country,  has engaged Laurie Hilburg as its client services representative in the greater Naples, Florida area. She handles consignments for auction or private sale of Modern design, jewelry, fine art, decorative arts, Asian and the other specialties in which Rago excels.   Laurie’s love of interior design and modern art drew her to Rago when she relocated from Washington, D.C....


Title: Spice Cabinet Artist: Chris Anderson, CF '12 Materials: walnut, holly, black locust, red cedar

Acclaimed Boston crafts school showcases exceptional student and alumni work, May 18-29

Released: May 5, 2015

North Bennet Street School, Boston’s premier craft, trade and artisan school, presents a two-week exhibition of unique and beautiful objects made by individuals trained at the school. "Made by Hand: an exhibit of extraordinary craftsmanship" features dozens of one-of-a-kind objects created by North Bennet Street School students and alumni. The wide range of work includes a spice cabinet made of walnut, holly, black locust and cedar; an exquisite 18-karat gold Samurai chain mail bracelet; a replica of a 16th century Gasparo Da Salo violin; and an intricate hand-bound book made of cave pap...


Andy Warhol (American 1928-1987), Flowers, (Estimate: $20,000-$30,000)

Warhol at Weschler’s: Two ‘Flowers’ screenprints by Andy Warhol to be auctioned on May 8th

Released: April 25, 2015

[Washington, D.C.]—Spring has sprung at Weschler’s! On May 8th, Weschler’s will hold its Capital Collections auction featuring notable artists such as Andy Warhol, Pablo Picasso, Tiffany Studios, Louis Majorelle, and Emile Gallé. Headlining the auction are two Andy Warhol color screenprints from his iconic series, Flowers; one in bright spring pastels of teal, pink, orange and yellow and the other in red, green, yellow and pink. Each is estimated to bring $20,000-$30,000 and is signed and numbered out of an edition of 250.   Other notable American fine art includes works by Edwa...


Lot 1168, Japanese Myochin School Iron Articulated Snake, sold for $118,750

Rago Holds a A $1.8 Million Auction, April 15-17, 2015

Released: April 21, 2015

RAGO HOLDS A $1.8 MILLION AUCTION, APRIL 15-17, 2015.   Lambertville, NJ: Rago Arts and Auction Center's three-day auction April 15, 16, and 17 resulted in total sales of $1,806,126 for the auction house and its consignors.   ESTATES, FINE JEWELRY, UNRESERVED JEWELRY, COINS AND CURRENCY AUCTION RESULTS   Hammer: $1,449,030 Hammer + BP: $1,806,126 Number of Lots: 1507 Bidders in House: 130 Phone bidders: 171 Absentee bidders: 92   FINE JEWELRY AUCTION RESULTS   Hammer: $471,175 Hammer + BP: $588,969 Low Est...


Mary Jackson, basketry

Basket Maker and MacArthur Genius Fellow, Mary Jackson, to Exhibit at the 2015 Morven in May: A Celebration of Art, Craft and Garden

Released: April 14, 2015

One of New Jersey’s most anticipated spring rituals, Morven in May, will once again take place May 2nd and 3rd at Morven Museum & Garden in Princeton. The weekend-long festivities features a juried exhibition and sale of contemporary American-made fine craft. Exhibiting for the first time are the renowned basket maker and 2008 MacArthur Genius Fellow, Mary Jackson, of Charleston, SC; glass artist Martin Kremer of Pound Ridge, NY; and decorative porcelain sculptor Katherine Houston of Boston, MA. A full list of the 2015 Morven in May exhibitors and images of their...


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