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DORFLINGER CRANBERRY CUT TO CLEAR EWER SELLS AT WOODY AUCTION

DORFLINGER CRANBERRY CUT TO CLEAR EWER SELLS AT WOODY AUCTION

. January 2, 2018

An exceedingly rare, museum-quality Dorflinger cranberry cut to clear glass ewer, 17 inches tall, soared to $75,000 at a sale featuring two major collections of American Brilliant Cut Glass, held November 18th by Woody Auction, online and at the Hilton Kansas City Airport. It was the final major cut glass auction of the year for […]

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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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An Explosion of Silk Cocoons to be Auctioned at Cowan’s

An Explosion of Silk Cocoons to be Auctioned at Cowan’s

. October 5, 2017

An Explosion of Silk Cocoons: This is the sought after artwork nowadays. A Flash of Silk Cocoons is an Artwork Luxury The Story behind the Silk Cocoon Artworks: Artist Ida Ivanka Kubler, a Chelsea College of Art postgraduate, found a bag with 400 silk butterfly cocoons in her grand-grand parent’s house. The artist used the […]

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Artemis Gallery to sell authenticated antiquities, Asian, ethnographic art on August 31

Artemis Gallery to sell authenticated antiquities, Asian, ethnographic art on August 31

. August 28, 2017

BOULDER, CO – While entire libraries are devoted to cultures of the past, no book, no matter how scholarly, can explain the story of an ancient society quite as well as the objects and art its people left behind. “The tools, weapons, clothing, jewelry, implements and everyday wares of any given culture are, in the […]

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