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  • Jan 18 2010
  • 18 Jan 2010

1913 Liberty Nickel Brings $3.73 Million in Heritage Auctions U.S. Coin Auction

An awed hush fell over the Heritage Auction Galleries’ Platinum Night bidding floor at the Orlando FL FUN U.S. Coin Auction on Thursday, Jan. 7, […]

  • Jan 13 2010
  • 13 Jan 2010

Auction Report: Joseph Ives Clock Soars to $9,200 at Clock & Horology Sale

WAYNE, Pa. – A large and important wall-mounted mirror clock made by the New England clockmaker Joseph Ives sold for $9,200 at a two-part auction […]

  • Dec 22 2009
  • 22 Dec 2009

Original Plaster Mold of Remington’s Iconic Bronze ‘The Bronco Buster’ on the Block

OCEANSIDE, N.Y. – One of only four original plaster models of renowned western artist Frederick Remington’s bronze sculpture “The Bronco Buster” will highlight the upcoming […]

  • Dec 16 2009
  • 16 Dec 2009

Auction Report: Agathon Léonard Bronze Dancers Bring $60,000 at Leland Little Auction Sale

HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. – A gorgeous pair of gilt bronze figural dancers, executed by the renowned French artist and sculptor Agathon Léonard (1841-1923) sold for a […]

  • Dec 8 2009
  • 8 Dec 2009

Howard & Davis Astronomical Regulator Sells for Record $161,000 at Fontaine’s Auction

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – E. Howard & Company has been producing high-grade watches, regulators and marine clocks since its inception in 1842, and today E. Howard […]

  • Dec 3 2009
  • 3 Dec 2009

Christie’s December Photographs Sale in New York Offers Exceptional Array of Works

NEW YORK – Christie’s is pleased to announce the sale of photographs on Dec. 7 that will conclude the auction house’s Fall 2009 season for […]

  • Dec 3 2009
  • 3 Dec 2009

Auction Report: Wyeth’s ‘Above The Narrows’ Leads $32.3M American Art Sale

NEW YORK – Andrew Wyeth’s tempera on panel painting “Above The Narrows” brought $6.9 million at Christie’s Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture sale on […]

  • Nov 25 2009
  • 25 Nov 2009

George Washington Letter Endorsing U.S. Constitution Estimated to Bring $1.5-2.5M

NEW YORK – A letter from George Washington to his trusted nephew Bushrod Washington, considered one of the most significant missives from the Father of […]

  • Nov 24 2009
  • 24 Nov 2009

Auction Report: Carte De Visite of Pres. Garfield as a Civil War General Brings $4,068

OCEANSIDE, N.Y. – A rare signed carte de visite of former President James A. Garfield—taken when he was a Union Brigadier General in the Civil […]

  • Nov 17 2009
  • 17 Nov 2009

Old World Restorations Uncovers Unknown Duncanson Landscape Worth $300,000

CINCINNATI – The dingy dirty canvas showed up at Doug Eisele’s Old World Restorations in Cincinnati in March 2009. The owner of the painting, a […]