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  • Feb 28 2011
  • 28 Feb 2011

Ivory & Rhino-Horn Trove from A&E’s ‘Storage Wars’ Makes Its Way to the Block

ORANGE, Calif. – The biggest Great Find to emerge from this season’s roster of antiques-related TV shows is an unpretentious dark horse that quickly overshadowed […]

  • Feb 17 2011
  • 17 Feb 2011

Rediscovered Warhol Self-Portrait Tops Christie’s Contemporary Art Auction

LONDON – An Andy Warhol self portrait, out of public view since entering a private collection in the mid-1970s, was the top lot in the […]

  • Feb 10 2011
  • 10 Feb 2011

Boris Israelevich Anisfeld ‘Horses of St. Mark’ Painting Approaches $100,000 at Auction

OCEANSIDE, N.Y. – An original oil on canvas painting by the renowned Russian artist Boris Israelevich Anisfeld sold for $93,225 at a three-day multi-estate sale […]

  • Feb 10 2011
  • 10 Feb 2011

Civil War Items to Lead Massive Two-Session Cataloged Antique Auction at Fontaine’s

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – A massive, two-session cataloged antique auction featuring more than 800 lots of period furniture, vintage clocks and lighting, firearms, militaria, antique and […]

  • Feb 10 2011
  • 10 Feb 2011

Original Artwork by Florida’s ‘Highwaymen’ to Star in Baterbys Auction

ORLANDO, Fla. – Several original works of art by Florida’s legendary Highwaymen—the loosely affiliated group of African-American artists who eked out a meager living mainly […]

  • Feb 4 2011
  • 4 Feb 2011

1870 Patent Model Toy & A 1919 Gilbert ‘New Wheel’ to Lead Vintage Toys Sale

CROTON-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. – Nearly 1,200 lots of rare, vintage toys, many of them mint in the box and highly desirable pieces, will be sold in […]

  • Feb 4 2011
  • 4 Feb 2011

1909 Winchester .401 Caliber Self-Loading Rifle Poster Highlights Hunting & Militaria Sale

MATTHEWS, N.C. – A colorfully rich and vibrant poster from 1909, advertising the Winchester .401 caliber self-loading rifle—one of the most highly sought after of […]

  • Feb 2 2011
  • 2 Feb 2011

Gauguin ‘Sunflower’ Masterpiece Leads Auction of Impressionist, Modern Art

LONDON – “Nature morte à “L’Espérance,” an historically important still life by Paul Gauguin, is the highlight of the upcoming Feb. 9 Impressionist and Modern […]

  • Jan 26 2011
  • 26 Jan 2011

Bidding War Pushes 18th-Century Goddard Mahogany Bureau Table to World Record

NEW YORK – An 18th-century mahogany bureau table carved by Newport, Rhode Island’s most celebrated cabinetmaker sold for a stunning $5.7 million at Christie’s New […]

  • Jan 18 2011
  • 18 Jan 2011

Works by Canaletto, Carlevarijs, Millet, and Gérôme to Highlight European Masters Sale

NEW YORK – Following on the heels of its successful December Evening Sale of Old Master & 19th Century Art in London, Christie’s New York […]