Archive for January, 2012

Morphy’s to Auction Fine Tiffany Silver, Antique Telephones and Armor Feb. 24-25

. January 31, 2012

The 40-lot grouping of armor is one of several collections featured in Morphy’s Feb. 24-25 General Antiques auction, along with Tiffany silver, early telephones, antique American firearms, jewelry and watches.

French 1906 Circuit des Ardennes Belge…

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I.m. Chait to Auction Important Chinese Ceramics & Asian Works of Art During Asia Week

. January 31, 2012

When the doors are opened to I.M. Chait’s elegant Manhattan gallery space during Asia Week New York (March 16-24), the management and staff of the family-owned southern California firm expect to welcome many old friends to their preview and March 21 …

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Daniel Crouch Rare Books to exhibit first color atlas at the Miami International Map Fair

Daniel Crouch Rare Books to exhibit first color atlas at the Miami International Map Fair

. January 31, 2012 . 0 Comments

Daniel Crouch Rare Books, leading specialist in rare maps and atlases, will be exhibiting two fine and rare cartographic works at the Miami International Map Fair; by Ptolemy, and Jesuit monk Ferdinand Verbiest. Claudius Ptolemaeus, ‘Geographia’, Venice 1511 Ferdinand Verbiest, (known as Nan Huairen in Chinese) was a Flemish Jesuit missionary in China, who became […]

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58th Annual Winter Antiques Show in New York reports strong sales

. January 29, 2012 . 0 Comments

The Winter Antiques Show finished its first week with strong sales and interest among buyers, including established collectors, design professionals and first-time buyers. Sales were robust across all disciplines, including Americana, antiquities, and 20th century fine and decorative arts. All net proceeds from sponsors, special events, and ticket sales support East Side House Settlement, a […]

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O’hara’s Gallery Auction Totals $1,539,060 at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers

. January 27, 2012

The sale of property from O’Hara’s Gallery realized $1,539,060 at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers on January 22-24. The extraordinary results of the sale were largely due to strong online activity, with an average of nearly 800 bidders each day.
The hi…

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