Easily the top lot of the auction was the set of French fauteuils a la reine armchairs, circa 1755-1760, which sold for $225,000.

Gorgeous pair of French 18th century fauteuils a la reine armchairs sells for $225,000 at Nye & Company auction

  • Nye & Company
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  • March 26, 2018

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – A gorgeous pair of French 18th century Louis XV giltwood fauteuils à la reine sold for $225,000 at an Estate Treasures Auction held March 14th and 15th by Nye & Company ...

Rare Polish Star Wars one-sheet movie poster from 1978, unrestored.

Rare, dazzling, vintage posters will be offered in Weiss Auctions' April 19 sale

  • Philip Weiss Auctions
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  • March 23, 2018

LYNBROOK, N.Y. – Frank Sinatra’s original signed fingerprint card from his arrest in New Jersey in 1938, pre-fame, on a morals charge, and a studio multi-track master two-inch tape with eight ...

Oil on canvas floral painting from 1915 by Mary B.  Leisz (Am., b.  1876, death year unknown), important because Leisz only painted still lifes very early in her career.

Floral still life painting from 1915 by Mary B.Leisz will be part of a live TV auction on March 29th

  • The Renaissance Auction Group
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  • March 20, 2018

READING, Pa. – Berks Community Television has announced the next airing of its hit program Auction Action on BCTV – a unique show that brings live auctions right into the living rooms of viewers. ...

Herbert Haseltine (1877-1962) 'Ralla'

Brunk Auctions Announces The Estate of Elizabeth Dunn Clark

  • Brunk Auctions
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  • March 19, 2018

On the weekend of May 12, 2018, Brunk Auctions will offer at auction The Estate of Elizabeth Dunn Clark, Springfield Farm, Middleburg, Virginia. Over 300 lots from the Estate will be sold, ...

Fusion Art Announces 2nd Annual Black & White Art Competition www.fusionartps.com

2nd Annual Black & White Art Competition Announced by Fusion Art

  • Fusion Art
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  • March 18, 2018

Fusion Art is pleased to announce it is now accepting entries for the 2nd Annual Black & White international online art competition. For this open competition, artists, worldwide, are ...

A handcrafted cello by Leandro Bisiach (Italian, 1864-1946), in the “Grand Pattern Amati” style, circa 1890, is one of two Italian cellos in this sale.

Choice Clocks, Cellos And Fine Art At Fontaine’s Auction Gallery March 24

  • Fontaine's Auction Gallery
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  • March 16, 2018

Surprises and choice items will abound in Fontaine’s Auction Gallery’s antiques and fine art auction on Saturday, March 24, at 11 am. From not one but three hand crafted Italian cellos to a rare ...

Lot 230: Sir Philip Sidney, The Defence of Poesie, unauthorized first edition, London, 1595.  Sold March 8, 2018 for $149,000, a record for the work.

Defence of Poesie Reaches $149K at Swann Galleries

  • Swann Galleries
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  • March 14, 2018

On March 8, Swann Galleries held an auction of Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books, coinciding with the opening of Rare Book Week in New York City. With 94% of offered lots sold, ...

The top lot of the auction was this massive 19th century Chinese archaic poem scroll painting, 24 feet wide by 29 inches tall ($72,500).

Massive 24-foot-wide Chinese poem scroll painting soars to $72,500 at Bruneau & Co.'s March 3rd auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • March 16, 2018

CRANSTON, R.I. – A gigantic 19th century Chinese archaic poem scroll painting – 24 feet wide by 29 inches tall – sailed past its estimate of $800-$1,200 to command $72,500 at Bruneau & Co. ...

Oil on canvas portrait painting of George Washington, done in the manner of Edward Savage (Am., 1761-1817), 25 inches by 20 inches (est.  $3,000-$5,000).

Portrait painting of George Washington done in the manner of Edward Savage (Am., 1761-1817) will be in Crescent City's March 24-25 estates auction

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • March 15, 2018

NEW ORLEANS, La. – A portrait painting of George Washington done in the manner of Edward Savage (Am., 1761-1817), an oil painting titled Native American Bow Hunting by H. Irving Marlatt (Am., ...

Oil on canvas painting by Theodore Robinson (Am., 1852-1896), titled On the Seine, artist signed lower left, 22 inches by 15 inches ($7,250).

Oil painting by Theodore Robinson (Am., 1852-1896), titled On the Seine, realizes $7,250 at Weiss Auctions

  • Philip Weiss Auctions
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  • March 07, 2018

LYNBROOK, N.Y. – A copy of Detective Comics #29 (July 1939), bought by the consignor at a tag sale for $20, gaveled for $53,675 at a two-day auction held February 14th and 15th by Weiss Auctions, ...

Audubon’s Last Wilderness Journey: The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America

A remarkable new book and exhibition on the first publication to document North American animals

  • Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art, Auburn University
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  • March 05, 2018

John James Audubon's Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America is the largest and most significant color plate book printed in the United States in the 19th century, and a fitting monument to the ...

Laara Cassels Wins Fusion Art's Artist Spotlight Solo Art Exhibition www.fusionartps,com

Laara Cassells is Fusion Art's Traditional "Artist Spotlight" Winner for March 2018

  • Fusion Art
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  • March 04, 2018

Fusion Art is pleased to announce that Laara Cassells has been awarded an Artist Spotlight Solo Art Exhibition on its website. The Artist Spotlight Solo Art Exhibition Series highlights individual ...

Lot 5: George Washington, Letter Signed, as Commander in Chief, planning the Sullivan Expedition, "Head Quarters," Fredericksburg, Virginia, 1778.  Estimate $25,000 to $35,000.

Wartime Washington Letter Leads Swann Autographs Auction

  • Swann Galleries
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  • March 01, 2018

Swann Galleries will offer an auction of Autographs on Thursday, March 22, featuring vestiges of history spanning the thirteenth to twentieth centuries. Revolutionary Americana makes up a ...

Lot 113: Luis de Lucena, Arte de Ajedres, first edition of the earliest extant manual on modern chess, Salamanca, circa 1496-97.  Estimate $10,000 to $15,000.

Early Printed Books on Cats, Chess & Erotica Stand Out at Swann Galleries

  • Swann Galleries
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  • February 15, 2018

Swann Galleries will offer an auction of Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books on Thursday, March 8, featuring an extensive selection of early Spanish books on a variety of ...

DALE NICHOLS American (1904-1995) oil on canvas, signed "Dale Nichols" and dated "1969" lower left.

Consignment period extended for Shannon's April 26, 2018 Auction, read on for more information about this sale.

  • Shannon's Fine Art Auctioneers
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  • March 02, 2018

Shannon’s to host bi-annual live Fine Art auction at their Milford, Connecticut gallery on Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 6PM EDT. MILFORD, CT. – Important American paintings from the 19th century ...