News about Historical Memorabilia
Gallery Report: 1867 Winslow Homer painting tops $900K
ATLANTA – At the beginning of every month, ACN columnist Ken Hall delivers top auction highlights from around the United States and the world at large. Here’s his December 2021 edition of Gallery Report. All prices include the buyer’s premium, except where noted. Winslow Homer painting, $936,000, Thomaston Place Auction Galleries An oil on canvas painting […]
Diamonds, California paintings lead off Michaan’s sale Nov. 9
ALAMEDA, Calif. – November’s Gallery Auction illustrates why Michaan’s is the leading Bay Area resource for great finds in fine things. Fine art, Asian art, fine jewelry and estate furnishings are offered in a live auction event on Saturday, Nov. 9. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.
Exciting estate discoveries highlight Stephenson’s Sept. 20 auction
SOUTHAMPTON, Pa. – Stephenson’s Auctions, the Philadelphia area’s estate specialists, will close out the summer season with a 484-lot auction of antiques, decorative art and historical memorabilia on Friday, September 20. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.
Ocean liner memorabilia rises to the top of Weiss Auctions’ June 22 sale
LYNBROOK, N.Y. – Ocean liner memorabilia took top lot honors at Weiss Auctions’ June 22 sale, as a letter handwritten aboard the ill-fated RMS Titanic on April 13, 1912 sold for $22,600, an original life ring from the SS Andrea Doria brought $8,050 and a glass clock presented to first-class passengers on the maiden […]