Renowned NYC dealer’s antiques featured in Roland Auctions’ April 1 sale

R.A. Pinchon, ‘La Seine du Val de la Haye,’ oil on canvas. Estimate: $5,000-$7,000. Roland Auctions NY image

 

NEW YORK – Roland Auctions NY will present an impressive single-day sale of nearly 1,000 lots on April 1. Included in this auction are hundreds of items from the Greenwich, Connecticut, estate of a former U.S. Army combat surgeon and Purple Heart recipient as well as an important Manhattan/Park Avenue estate. These exceptional objects represent many specialized collections including Chinese antiques, European porcelain, and fine art by 20th century modern masters. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Star power boosts Heritage Auctions to $1M in entertainment sale

‘Forbidden Planet’ French movie poster from the collection of Bruce Willis. Price realized: $7,500. Heritage Auctions image

 

DALLAS – The personally owned collection of movie star Steve McQueen brought $280,618 across 30 lots in Heritage Auctions’ spring Entertainment & Music Memorabilia auction March 18 in Dallas. The $1 million sale offered private collections by Bruce Willis and Farah Fawcett, as well as a stellar collection of never-before-seen concert posters. Absentee and Internet live bidding was available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Jazz age jewelry, art highlighting Capo Auction’s March 25 sale

Three Franz Hagenauer jazz figures, designed circa 1935. Estimate: $6,000-$8,000. Capo Auctions image

 

NEW YORK – Capo Auction Fine Art and Antiques in New York will present their first auction of the Spring season on Saturday, March 25, at 11 a.m. Eastern. Outstanding pieces of Van Cleef & Arpels and Tiffany jewelry are taking the spotlight along with an impressive selection of fine art, antique and modern furniture, and decorative items. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Rago Arts & Auction Center posts outstanding results for Mintons, Tiffany

Louis Solon for Mintons, pâte-sur-pâte plaque. Sold for: $15,000. Rago Arts & Auction Center image

 

LAMBERTVILLE, N.J. – Items manufactured by Mintons sold exceptionally well at Rago Arts and Auction Center’s Great Estates Auction on March 17-18. Absentee and Internet live bidding was available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Asian art, estate treasures await bidders at Kaminski Auctions March 25-26

Abdur Rahman Chughtai (Pakistani, 1894-1975) watercolor gouache, signed lower left, 30in x 22in, unmated and unframed. Estimate: $4,000-$6,000. Kaminski Auctions image

 

BEVERLY, Mass. – On Sunday, March 26, Kaminski Auctions will hold a two-session Asian Art and Estate Auction starting at 10 a.m. Eastern time. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Vintage toys on parade in Jasper52 auction March 25

Technofix windup tin motorcycle with original box, 5in x 7 1/2in x 2 3/4in. Estimate: $750-$1,000. Jasper52 image

 

NEW YORK – A century’s worth of toys – some saved in their original boxes – is going up for bid in a Jasper52 auction Saturday, March 18. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Prince Castle to conduct multi-estate auction of important Asian art on April 1

Imperial iron-red reverse decorated dish, Yongzheng mark and period, original Christie’s label, 1.5in high x 6.5 in diameter. Estimate: $4,000-$5,000. Prince Castle Auctions image

 

HOUSTON – Prince Castle Auctions will present a curated collection of Asian art and antiques on Saturday, April 1. The 120 cataloged lots – all offered with no reserves – have been carefully chosen from estate and family items from the United States, the UK and France. Absentee and Internet bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Exquisite European ceramics shine for Jasper52 auction March 25

Art Nouveau ceramic tray by Carl Sigmund Luber (1868-1933) with hand-painted majolica glaze, circa 1901, manufactured by Johann von Schwarz, Nuremberg, Germany. Overall dimensions: 18 1/8 inches x 13 1/4 inches x 1 1/2 inches. Estimate: $700-$1,000. Jasper52 image

 

NEW YORK – Exquisite European ceramic wares comprise much the catalog for a Jasper52 online auction on Saturday, March 25. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Washington portrait, rare clocks spring forward in Fontaine’s auction March 25

English triple fuse animated bracket clock having a dial arch with an animated scene of a seated violinist playing, a dancing man in the center (est. $25,000-$35,000). Fontaine’s Auction Gallery image

 

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – A Seth Thomas No. 8 office double-dial calendar clock with exceptional finish and in excellent condition, and a late 18th / early 19th century English triple fusee animated bracket clock that plays a selection of four different tunes on the hour, are expected top lots in Fontaine’s Auction Gallery’s Antique & Fine Arts Auction, scheduled for Saturday, March 25. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Artemis Gallery to auction important museum-exhibited Russian icons & religious art, March 23

Circa-1890 CE arched, gold leaf Royal Door wing panels for an iconostasis in an Orthodox church. Exhibited Mint Museum of Art and N.C. Museum of Art. Ex Lilly and Francis Robicsek collection. Est. $60,000-$90,000

 

BOULDER, Colo. – The 2003-4 “Windows Into Heaven” exhibition held at the Mint Museum of Art in Charlotte, N.C., celebrated a period that was the zenith of Russian art’s long and illustrious history. The stellar exhibition that drew international media attention featured 18th- and 19th-century Russian icons on loan from the Lilly and Francis Robicsek collection. It would be another 10 years before the fabled icons were exhibited again, at the North Carolina Museum of History. Now a select grouping of icons from those two exhibitions has been chosen to headline Artemis Gallery’s March 23 auction, with absentee and Internet live bidding through LiveAuctioneers.

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