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  • May 4 2011
  • 4 May 2011

Two Francis Bacon Masterpieces Driving Interest in Contemporary Art Auction

NEW YORK – Two works by one of the greatest British painters of the 20th Century, Francis Bacon, are expected to realize more than $45 […]

  • Apr 28 2011
  • 28 Apr 2011

Scads of Self-Taught Folk Art Highlight ‘Spring Masterpiece Sale’ in Georgia

BUFORD, Ga. – A weekend sale featuring more than 1,000 lots of folk art in a wide array of genres will be held April 30-May […]

  • Apr 28 2011
  • 28 Apr 2011

Ming Dynasty Bronze Statue of Standing Figure Nets $27,600 at Nadeau’s Spring Auction

WINDSOR, Conn. – A large Chinese bronze statue of a standing figure, possibly a god of war or other deity and made during the Ming […]

  • Apr 25 2011
  • 25 Apr 2011

Union ‘Minute Man Service’ Double-Sided Porcelain Sign Races to Record Price

REDLANDS, Calif. – A round Union “Minute Man Service” double-sided porcelain sign with graphics, 30 inches in diameter and boasting great gloss and color, sold […]

  • Apr 19 2011
  • 19 Apr 2011

Three-Mold Inkwells, Back Bar Bottles to Highlight Vintage Bottle Auction

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Hundreds of rare, vintage and highly collectible bottles—to include an amazing offering of blown three-mold inkwells, a great collection of back bar […]

  • Apr 19 2011
  • 19 Apr 2011

500 Pieces of Art Glass from Single-Owner Lifetime Collection to Cross the Block

ST. CHARLES, Mo. – The single-owner lifetime collection of Bill and Sue (Carolyn) Frick of Missouri—comprising more than 500 lots of quality art glass and […]

  • Apr 11 2011
  • 11 Apr 2011

Chess Set Used by Fischer & Spassky in ’72 World Championship Match Fetches Kingly Sum

OCEANSIDE, N.Y. – The original chess set used by Bobby Fischer and Boris Spassky at their legendary World Chess Championship match in Iceland in 1972, […]

  • Apr 5 2011
  • 5 Apr 2011

Lichtenstein Drawing Acquired in ’65 with $10 Lottery Ticket Expected to Sell for $1 Million

NEW YORK – In a tale that could inspire anyone to collect art no matter the budget, a crayon and pencil drawing by the American […]

  • Mar 29 2011
  • 29 Mar 2011

World-Renowned Abstract Painter Alfred Gockel the Featured Artist at Seabreeze Jazz Festival

PANAMA CITY, Fla. – World-renowned abstract painter Alfred Gockel will be the featured artist at this year’s Seabreeze Jazz Festival, slated for April 13-17 in […]

  • Mar 29 2011
  • 29 Mar 2011

Monet’s Celebrated ‘Les Peupliers’ to Anchor Impressionist, Modern Art Sale

NEW YORK – Claude Monet’s “Les Peupliers,” one of the most celebrated of the pioneering artist’s great series of works from his years in Giverny, will […]