Collectible Firearms & Militaria - Day 1Denver, PA, US
Dan Morphy AuctionsJul 13
Rare Confederate Griswold and Gunnison percussion revolver copy of a 1851 Colt Navy in .36 caliber and is 1 of only 3700 made by Griswold and Gunnison, Griswoldville, Georgia between 1862 and 1864. Co
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Julia Reed property soars at Neal’s Winter Estates Auction
NEW ORLEANS – Property from the Estate of Julia Reed was offered within a single-owner sequence at Neal Auction’s annual Winter Estates Auction on Feb. 5. Carrying a presale auction estimate of $128,875 to $197,125, the sale of the beloved author’s collection soared way beyond expectation to achieve $618,550 hammer total, all of which benefits […]
Old Lyme: a cornerstone of Impressionist art
NEW YORK – A cornerstone of the American Impressionism movement was the bucolic town of Old Lyme, Connecticut, at the turn of the 20th century. Artists had long been attracted to Connecticut’s countryside with many taking the short train ride from New York City to paint en plein air (outside).
Pulitzers given to Aretha Franklin, author Richard Powers
NEW YORK (AP) – Aretha Franklin received an honorary Pulitzer Prize on Monday, as judges praised the Queen of Soul “for her indelible contribution to American music and culture.” Competitive Pulitzers were awarded to books about two other giants of American history: Frederick Douglass and Alain Locke.
Gallery Report: 18th century Chinese cloisonné urn soars to $126K
ATLANTA – At the start of each month, ACN columnist Ken Hall gathers top auction highlights from around the United States and beyond. The following items made headlines since last month’s Gallery Report (prices include the buyer’s premium unless stated otherwise). Chinese cloisonné urn, $126,000, Pook & Pook A Chinese cloisonné urn sold for $126,000 […]