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  • Jan 25 2010
  • 25 Jan 2010

Auction Report: Chalmers Catawba Wine Bitters Bottle Closes in on $20,000 Price

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – A Chalmer Catawba wine bitters bottle, graded 9.8 for condition and considered one of the top five western bitters known, sold for […]

  • Jan 25 2010
  • 25 Jan 2010

Rediscovered Old Master & 19th Century Works among Offerings in Christie’s Auction

NEW YORK – Several rediscovered painting by European masters from the 15th to the 19th century—including Lucas Cranach the Elder, Jan Brueghel II, Thomas Gainsborough, […]

  • Jan 25 2010
  • 25 Jan 2010

Auction Report: Michael Jackson-Lisa Marie Presley Marriage Certificate Sells for $70K

OCEANSIDE, N.Y. – The original marriage certificate issued to pop legend Michael Jackson and Lisa Marie Presley, the daughter of rock ‘n’ roll icon Elvis […]

  • Jan 19 2010
  • 19 Jan 2010

Christie’s Americana Week 2010: Sales of Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Silver & Chinese Export Art

NEW YORK – Christie’s is delighted to announce details of Americana Week 2010, a series of public viewings and sales devoted to fine and rare […]

  • 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 […]