Turner Auctions offers Native American collection Sept. 9

Old pawn silver, turquoise and coral cuff bracelet. Estimate: $300-$500. Turner Auctions + Appraisals image

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Turner Auctions + Appraisals will present Native American jewelry and collectibles on Sunday, Sept. 9, offering over 200 lots from one major collector. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates to offer great Americana Aug. 24-25

More than two dozen pieces of rare early 1900s English Rabbitware will be sold on Aug. 24. Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates image

CRAWFORD, Va. – The Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates Summer Americana & Variety Auction contains a diversity of material and will include everything from rare Civil War material and vintage concert posters to country furniture and silver coins. The large auction will take place over two days, Friday, Aug. 24, and Saturday, Aug. 25. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Gianguan’s Sept. 8 sale strong on Chinese bronzes, ceramics

Pair of Warring States ritual dou (containers) on tall pedestals atop bixie backs. Bronze inlaid with gold and silver. Estimate: $200,000 or more. Gianguan Auctions image

NEW YORK – When Gianguan Auctions, New York’s premier independent Chinese auction gallery, opens its doors for the 15th annual running of its fall sale on Sept. 8, international connoisseurs will find strong collections of Chinese paintings, porcelains and archaic bronzes as well as small collectibles such as stone seals, carved jades and snuff bottles. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Woody Auction to sell incomparable glass collection Sept. 7-8

Elaborate hand-painted Wave Crest panel featuring an early Venice, Italy, scenic décor, mounted in an oak frame. Woody Auction image

DOUGLASS, Kan. – The lifetime collection of Don and the late Carrol Lyle – dedicated collectors of Wave Crest, Nakara, Kelva and American Brilliant Cut Glass whose items have been featured in books, trade publications and museum exhibits – will be sold without reserve in a two-day auction slated for Sept. 7-8 by Woody Auction. Absentee and Internet bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Firsts by noted authors featured in vintage book auction Aug. 22

‘Junkie,’ William S. Burroughs, first edition, first printing, softbound, bound dos à dos with Maurice Helbrant’s ‘Narcotic Agent,’ Ace Book Inc., New York. Estimate: $1,200-$1,500. Jasper52 image

NEW YORK – First editions penned by the 20th-century’s greatest authors, including George Orwell’s 1934 Burmese Days, Ernest Hemingway’s Men Without Women and Jack London’s Call of the Wild – all with dust jackets – are featured in a book auction that will be conducted by Jasper52 on Wednesday, Aug. 22. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Nye & Co. to auction estate jewelry of former Cartier designer, Aug. 29

18K yellow gold diamond and pearl starfish pin. Nye & Company Auctioneers image

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – Fine jewelry items from the estate of Claus Vollrath, a German-born designer of custom jewelry who cut his teeth at Cartier after immigrating to America and later operated several boutique retail jewelry stores in New York, will be sold in an online-only auction on Wednesday, Aug. 29, by Nye & Company Auctioneers. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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John McInnis picked to sell Americana collection Aug. 24-25

This important 1893 folk art patriotic crazy quilt will sell Sunday, Aug. 26. John McInnis Auctioneers image

AMESBURY, Mass. – Long before American Pickers hit television, Janis Blouin of Georgetown, Massachusetts, was perfecting the art of finding and buying the best Americana, folk art, toys, advertising and country accessories to be found anywhere north of Boston. John McInnis Auctioneers will sell Blouin’s renowned collection grouped into over 1,600 lots over three days, Aug. 24-26 in Exeter, New Hampshire. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Famous faces grace Jasper52 photo auction Aug. 22

John Stoddart enlarged photo contact sheet, ‘Catherine Zeta-Jones,’ 2002, edition of 20, 40in x 30in., signed bottom right. Estimate: $2,000-$2,500. Jasper52 image

NEW YORK – More than 60 lots of original photographs will be offered in a fine art auction presented by Jasper52 on Wednesday, Aug. 22. The featured artist is British photographer John Stoddart, who has taken scores of photographs of famous faces. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Over & Above to auction books, maps, stereo views Aug. 29

A large-scale mariners chart illustrating the routes between Savannah and Boston features lighthouse placement, prevailing winds and shoreline depths. Estimate $100-$200. Over & Above Online Auctions image

TIMONIUM, Md. – The next auction for Over & Above Online Auctions will be a collaborative effort with their affiliate, Richard Opfer Auctioneering Inc., on Wednesday, Aug. 29. This sale is an estate collection that features a large assortment of books, mainly scientific in nature. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Leslie Hindman Auctioneers presents fall fashions Aug. 29

Christian Dior black and white silk strapless Odette gown, 1953, labeled ‘Christian Dior,’ no size. Estimate $4,000-$6,000. Leslie Hindman Auctioneers image

CHICAGO – In tune with the change of seasons, Leslie Hindman Auctioneers will focus on women’s fashions on Wednesday, Aug. 29, with a Vintage Couture and Luxury Accessories auction in the morning and a Fall Fashion session that afternoon. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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