Original artworks by Warhol and Chagall (not prints) will headline Stevens ...
Offered will be hundreds of rare items, including antique furniture, grandfather clocks and other old clocks, hand-made Persian rugs, brilliant cut glass, hand-painted porcelains, 19th century lighting, sterling silver, china, breathtaking mantle ...
July 24, 2015
Works by Lichtenstein, Botero, Nierman to headline Ahlers & Ogletree's Aug. 8 ...
From clocks and timepieces comes a Tiffany & Company Louis XVI-style gilt bronze and paste-brilliant mounted white marble mantel clock garniture set with matching candleholders, made in America circa 1890; and an American early 19th century mahogany ...
July 23, 2015
Selkirk Auctioneers & Appraisers Hosts Inaugural Auction in St. Louis
A Portrait of a Woman by Adrian Henri Tanoux (French, 1865-1923) is signed and dated and features a nude female figure tying her hair with a flower (estimate, $10,000-15,000). Sure to delight buyers is an untitled Rounding out the Asian arts ...
July 17, 2015
MASTERPIECE LONDON SAW RECORD ATTENDANCE OF 40000 AND STRONG SALES ACROSS THE FAIR
Masterpiece London 2015, in association with Principal Sponsor Royal Bank of Canada, resulted in strong sales to private collectors and international institutions alike. Held for the sixth year at the Royal Hospital, Chelsea, many exhibitors saved ...
July 6, 2015
Advertiser Bulletin: Major Estates Auction This Weekend at Crescent City ...
A 1918 collage by the French artist Henri Laurens (1885-1954), a 19th century French bronze figural mantel clock by Vincenti & Cie., a pair of 19th century Venetian parcel gilt polychrome and lacquer carved wood blackamoors, and an early 19th century ...
March 2, 2015
Great Auspiciousness Confirmed for Chinese Tribute Clock
French clocks joined marine chronometers, watchmaker escapement models, Connecticut brass and wooden works shelf clocks, antique and quality reproduction banjo clocks, Howard hanging regulators, and three tall-case clocks. Now in her mid-80s, she ...
June 6, 2015
Indeed, the simply fabulous gilt-bronze mounted parquetry commode (pictured above), made during the last quarter of the 19th century, and modelled on a 1775 original made by the great Parisian royal ébéniste J.H. Riesener for Louis XVI and Marie ...
May 11, 2015
Paris 'dropped trousers' to return Chinese gold
An angry French antique dealer said the French government ... The most hotly pursued items are a collection of 12 bronze animal heads that formed a Chinese zodiac water clock in the palace gardens. Two were returned in 2013 by Pinault himself -- and ...
July 23, 2015
Collector's fury as Chinese antiques returned from Paris
Beijing (AFP) - More than 30 ancient gold ornaments went on show in a Chinese museum this week after Paris quietly insisted a billionaire collector and France's top antique ... of 12 bronze animal heads that formed a Chinese zodiac water clock in the ...
July 23, 2015
BOOKENDS, HIGH-QUALITY METAL, especially Austrian bronze, bronze/ivory, French bronze ... (407) 647-1706. ANTIQUE SCRIMSHAW from the 19th century, including teeth, crimpers, boxes, tools, swifts, clock towers, etc. Please, please antique pieces only.
July 12, 2015
American gems from oak furniture to cut glass
($10,000-$20,000), and “The Arab Falconer,” a 29½-inch bronze figure of a man riding a horse with a falcon perched on his hand ($10,000-$15,000) after the French sculptor Pierre-Jules Mêne (1810-79). The July 19 auction featuring ceramics and silver ...
July 12, 2015
Rare 19th century Chinese gilt bronze with enamel automaton clock fetches $526,750 at S & S Auction
News-Antique.com - Jun 23,2015 - REPAUPO, N.J. – A rare 19th century Chinese gilt bronze with enamel automaton clock boasting elaborate jewel ... Rounding out the Sunday session was a set of four French Empire-style brass curtain tiebacks mounted with ...
June 23, 2015
Advertiser Bulletin: Major Estates Auction This Weekend at Crescent City Auction Gallery
$3,000-$5,000). Another highlight in the antique clock category could well be the French Restoration gilt bronze figural mantel clock, made circa 1820 and 18 inches tall. It’s expected to bring $1,400-$2,000. Other notables in the clocks category will be ...
June 17, 2015
Antiques | Mystery clock
There are collectors who search for vintage airline and railroad china ... $1,215. •Tall case clock, Federal, cherry, line inlay, painted dial, eight-day, French feet, signed John Fisher, c. 1805, 103 inches, $2,500. Write to the Kovels at King Features ...
May 14, 2015