Archive for May, 2010

CLOCKS AND RELATED ANTIQUES FOR GORDON S. CONVERSE & CO AUCTION IN YORK, PA

CLOCKS AND RELATED ANTIQUES FOR GORDON S. CONVERSE & CO AUCTION IN YORK, PA

. May 19, 2010

Over 100 antique clocks and related items will be sold at auction Friday, June 18, by Gordon S. Converse & Co., in the Pennsylvania Banquet Room of The Expo Center in York, Pa. The event is timed to coincide with the opening of the annual convention of the National Association of Watch & Clock Collectors, […]

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P. Mallard Rosewood Rococo Plantation Bed Makes $40,320 at Auction

P. Mallard Rosewood Rococo Plantation Bed Makes $40,320 at Auction

. May 16, 2010

A massive and beautiful rosewood rococo ¾ tester plantation bed, crafted around 1850 by P. Mallard, soared to $40,320 at the sale of the contents of the magnificent Bella Vida mansion in Aberdeen, plus the estate of the late J.T. Boudreaux of southern Louisiana. The sale was held May 1 by Stevens Auction Company of […]

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Christie’s New York Antiquities Auction

Christie’s New York Antiquities Auction

. May 16, 2010

Christie’s New York sale of Antiquities on June 10, will offer over 150 lots with a stunning selection of Roman marbles, Greek helmets and vases, and Egyptian art. The highlight of the sale is a rare Roman marble relief from the Julio-Claudian period, circa early 1st century A.D., that depicts the Emperor Tiberius standing before […]

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Hong Kong International Art and Antiques Fair Returns to the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

. May 11, 2010

The annual Hong Kong International Art and Antiques Fair will return to the prestigious Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from 3-6 October 2010, with a new name: FINE ART ASIA 2010. The new title reflects its status as Asia’s premier annual art fair presenting a unique combination of Art and Antiques. Last year the […]

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London Auction Sale of Vintage, Modern and Antique Home Furnishings

London Auction Sale of Vintage, Modern and Antique Home Furnishings

. May 9, 2010

On on 22 June 2010, Christie’s Interiors sales offer the ultimate opportunity to source a diverse and eclectic selection of home furnishings with an extensive selection of lots in each sale including everything from ceramics and textiles to furniture and lighting, whilst each piece is defined by its inherent value and design integrity. The second […]

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