Archive for August, 2009

Bloomsbury London to Hold No Reserve Sale

. August 2, 2009

Bloomsbury are holding a sale of Printed Books, Paintings and Prints all at no reserve. Many of the lots on offer will be the ex-stock consigned to Bloomsbury from Heritage Bookshop in Los Angeles but in addition it will include many previously unseen items which must be sold. There will be no printed catalogue. An […]

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Vintage Movie Posters Auctioned in Dallas

Vintage Movie Posters Auctioned in Dallas

. August 2, 2009

A one sheet movie poster for the 1923 Paramount Pictures release, Hollywood, realized $89,625 in an auction of Vintage Movie Posters at Heritage Auction Galleries, July 23-25. The graphically stunning and downright bizarre poster depicts the head of a large male, with the word “Hollywood” in relief across his forehead, as a daisy chain of […]

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Royal Roots Revisited: Saluting the Dutch House of Orange-Nassau at Vander Ende-Onderdonk House in Ridgewood, New York

Royal Roots Revisited: Saluting the Dutch House of Orange-Nassau at Vander Ende-Onderdonk House in Ridgewood, New York

. August 2, 2009

Honoring people and events in the Dutch royal family’s history has a long tradition in the Netherlands. In 1609, Henry Hudson sailed up the waterway that would eventually bear his name. The explorer called it “de Maurits Rivier” after the reigning prince of Orange-Nassau. Maurits (r. 1584-1625) was the successor of William the Silent (r. […]

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CHEIN TOYS, COKE COLLECTIBLES, INDIAN ART AND ARTIFACTS, VINTAGE DOLLS, TOY TRAINS AND AIRPLANES AND MORE FOR AUCTION

CHEIN TOYS, COKE COLLECTIBLES, INDIAN ART AND ARTIFACTS, VINTAGE DOLLS, TOY TRAINS AND AIRPLANES AND MORE FOR AUCTION

. August 2, 2009

A large single-owner collection comprising around 400 lots in an array of categories – to include Chein toys, Coca-Cola collectibles, framed art and lithograph prints, Indian art and artifacts, vintage dolls, toy trains and airplanes, Americana and more – will be sold in an online, phone and absentee bid auction slated for Saturday, Aug. 15, […]

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5th Hong Kong International Art and Antiques Fair 2009

5th Hong Kong International Art and Antiques Fair 2009

. August 1, 2009

The annual Hong Kong International Art and Antiques Fair (HKIAAF 09) will be held in the prestigious Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from 3 to 6 October 2009. HKIAAF 09 is now recognized as Asia’s premier art fair presenting a unique combination of Art and Antiques. This will be the 5th fair organized by […]

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