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ITEMS FROM A PAIR OF PROMINENT NEW YORK ESTATES TO HEADLINE NYE & CO.’S SALE

ITEMS FROM A PAIR OF PROMINENT NEW YORK ESTATES TO HEADLINE NYE & CO.’S SALE

. December 9, 2017

Quality items from collections in Southampton and Gramercy Park, N.Y, unseen and off the market for decades, will co-headline a Collectors’ Passion & Estate Treasures Auction slated for Wednesday and Thursday, Dec. 13th -14th, by Nye & Company Auctioneers. Session 1 (December 13th) will be live only (498 lots) in Nye & Company Auctioneers’ gallery, […]

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Exhibition pairs video installation by Elizabeth Price with artifacts related to work of archaeologist Sir Arthur Evans

Exhibition pairs video installation by Elizabeth Price with artifacts related to work of archaeologist Sir Arthur Evans

. November 20, 2017

Restoring the Minoans: Elizabeth Price and Sir Arthur Evans is an exhibition which presents A RESTORATION, an immersive video by artist Elizabeth Price in which images drawn largely from Evans’s excavation, on Crete, of the Bronze Age culture of the Minoans are transformed into a work of art for the digital age. The video, made […]

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Milestone to auction comic character toy collection

Milestone to auction comic character toy collection

. November 10, 2017

When antique toy collectors gather and talk about the truly great comic character collections of the past, the names of a certain few trailblazers in the hobby invariably come up. However, it has been many years since a virtually unknown collection of fine, early comic character toys has appeared at auction, which is exactly what […]

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Boningtons Auctioneers to sell Princess Margaret’s jewellery and objets d’art on Nov. 15

Boningtons Auctioneers to sell Princess Margaret’s jewellery and objets d’art on Nov. 15

. November 9, 2017

EPPING, U.K. – In the world of fine jewels, provenance is second only to inherent quality. If a jewel has previously been owned by a celebrity – Elizabeth Taylor, for example – that connection becomes a permanent part of its history and allure. But an even greater level of cachet is added when jewelry has […]

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COLLECTIONS OF AMERICAN BRILLIANT CUT GLASS FOR WOODY AUCTION

COLLECTIONS OF AMERICAN BRILLIANT CUT GLASS FOR WOODY AUCTION

. November 6, 2017

Two major collections of American Brilliant Cut Glass – from Tom Grabb of Indiana and Bill Chandler of Tennessee, whose collections include many rare patterns such as Pueblo, Waldorf, Bellevue, Crystal City, Atom, Rex and others – will co-headline a cut glass auction planned for Saturday, November 18th, by Woody Auction, at the Hilton Kansas […]

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