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  • Jul 5 2011
  • 5 Jul 2011

Portrait of Important British Advocate for American Independence in Sotheby Auction

LONDON – A portrait of Lord Lansdowne, acknowledged by the President George Washington as someone to whom the new United States of America owed a […]

  • Jun 30 2011
  • 30 Jun 2011

Unique Treasures Up for Auction at Red Baron’s Annual Summer Extravaganza

  ATLANTA – It’s 90 degrees in the shade in Atlanta and that can only mean one thing: Red Baron’s annual Summer Extravaganza is right […]

  • Jun 30 2011
  • 30 Jun 2011

Auction Report: Christie’s Timepieces Sale Fast & Frenetic

Christie’s sale of Important Watches, held on June 15, was like a tornado blowing through a hapless mid-western town. The collectible watch world will never […]

  • Jun 29 2011
  • 29 Jun 2011

A Tour of Olympia International Fine Art & Antiques Fair

WorthPoint went to the 38th Olympia International Fine Art & Antiques Fair 2011 in London to see what British dealers and international exhibitors have to […]

  • Jun 27 2011
  • 27 Jun 2011

NBC to Enter Antiques & Collectibles TV with ‘It’s Worth What?’

If something works on television, you’re sure to see impersonators all over the airwaves. This is certainly true for antiques and collectibles shows, as antiques […]

  • Jun 15 2011
  • 15 Jun 2011

Rare Collection of Benjamin Franklin’s Privately Printed ‘Bagatelles’ on the Block

NEW YORK – An extremely rare, finely bound collection of Benjamin Franklin’s privately printed “Bagatelles”—light essays, witty dialogues and satirical sketches printed by Franklin himself—will […]

  • Jun 15 2011
  • 15 Jun 2011

Auction Report: R.J. Horner Mahogany Dining Room Set Soars Past $100,000

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – A monumental circa-1890 R.J. Horner figural carved mahogany 12-piece dining room set—consisting of a dining table, sideboard, china cabinet, server and set […]

  • May 24 2011
  • 24 May 2011

Only Known Perfect Julius Goldbaum Back Bar Bottle Gavels for $25,200

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – A mint condition spin mold fifth bottle for Jule’s Bourbon, probably made around 1900 and most likely the only known perfect example […]

  • May 23 2011
  • 23 May 2011

Collection of Cuban Art Rescued from Apartment to Cross the Auction Block

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – The market for Cuban art is very strong, competitive, and definitely mysterious in South Florida. On Monday, May 23 and […]

  • May 23 2011
  • 23 May 2011

Auction Report: American Paintings, Drawings & Sculpture Sale Sets Artist Records

NEW YORK – An auction of American Paintings, Drawings & Sculpture at Sotheby’s New York on May 19 saw new artist records set for Ernest […]