Middle Eastern Tobacciana
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I.M. Chait sale Feb. 21 features items gifted by Middle Eastern ruler
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – Antique Omani pottery and jewelry from the collection of Louisa Montague, a former tourism director, and gifted by Sultan bin Mohamed Al Qassimi, ruler of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, will be sold to the highest bidders at an I.M. Chait Gallery auction Feb. 21.
Watch the birdie: parrot-crowned Meissen urns star at John Moran, April 12
MONROVIA, Calif. – John Moran Auctioneers will present its first Traditional Collector auction of 2022 on April 12, featuring more than 350 lots. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.
Bonhams unveils Paris headquarters
PARIS – The opening of Bonhams’ newly renovated Paris headquarters on Rue de la Paix will take place on Thursday, September 23, marking the launch of the international auction house’s first dedicated saleroom in Europe, which is a further step in its global expansion. The inaugural sale Antiquities: A Voyage of Passion from Luxor to […]
Heritage offers choice 19th-century photography Sept. 28
DALLAS – We seemingly spend every second of every day scrolling past infinite images filling the screens perched on our decks and held in our hands. We no longer look at our own family photos; we see everyone else’s, endlessly looped. No moment goes uncaptured now; no memory gets left behind. Now try to imagine a world […]