Archive for January, 2010

Montblanc Writing Instruments to be Offered at Bonhams & Butterfields Sale

Montblanc Writing Instruments to be Offered at Bonhams & Butterfields Sale

. January 31, 2010

International auctioneers, Bonhams & Butterfields, are pleased to announce the company?s first auction exclusively dedicated to modern Montblanc writing instruments on February 15, 2010. The sale will contain more than 130 lots of exceptional pens with a focus on the Writer?s Editions, Patron of the Arts and 333 series, as well as several of the […]

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J.D Salinger autograph on display at Paul Fraser Collectibles

. January 30, 2010

Even prior to his death J.D. Salinger was one of the world’s rarest and most valuable autographs. This magnificent signed letter offers a rare insight into his reclusive lifestyle and bears a superb signature. Dated Wednesday 9/16/1981 Salinger writes to his lover Janet Eagleson. Salinger talks of a road trip he has taken, the first […]

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Terracotta Army at the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM)

Terracotta Army at the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM)

. January 30, 2010

The launch of the 2010-2012 Canadian national tour of The Warrior Emperor and China’s Terracotta Army was announced at the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM). At the event, attended by media and special guests including The Honourable Michael Chan, Ontario Minister of Tourism and Culture, it was confirmed that the Government of China has named the […]

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Survey of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Metal Collection

. January 29, 2010

Beginning March 7, 2010, 30 contemporary metal works will be on view at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, in Liquid Lines: Exploring the Language of Contemporary Metal. Organized by Cindi Strauss, MFAH curator of modern and contemporary decorative arts and design, the exhibition explores the varied ways that contemporary artists have manipulated metal to […]

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Antiques & Collectibles National Association Rocks New Orleans with its 2010 Convention

. January 29, 2010

Members of the Antiques and Collectibles National Association enjoyed three days of networking, seminars, field trips and fine New Orleans cuisine at the January 10-13 Convention in the fabulous Hotel Monteleone in the French Quarter, one block from Bourbon Street. After the welcoming keynote address participants had the opportunity to attend a total of fourteen […]

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