Artemis Gallery to auction Classical, Asian, Russian, Pre-Columbian, tribal, Spanish colonial art, June 28-29

Pre-Columbian Veraguas (Panama) 24K gold shaman, 59.2 grams, circa 1200-1500 CE, est. $15,000-$20,000

 

BOULDER, Colo. – It is only through the art and surviving relics of ancient cultures that history can be relived in the present. “We connect to civilizations of the past when we hold and admire pieces they created and revered so long ago,” said Teresa Dodge, executive director of Artemis Gallery. Teresa and her husband/business partner, Bob, began their exploration of cultural antiquities decades ago, gaining status over the years as top experts in their field.

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Rail travel, Porsche, propaganda subjects of Onslows poster auction July 7

Fortunino Matania (1881-1963), ‘Southport (The Lido),’ original poster printed for London Midland & Scottish Railway by London Lithographic, circa 1931, 102 x 126 cm. Estimate £8,000-£9,000. Onslows image

 

STOURPAINE, UK – A sizzling selection of vintage posters comes under the online hammer July 7 at Onslows auction house. The poster specialist’s summer sale will offer some rare and stunning railway posters including Matania’s London Midland & Scottish Railway beach posters for Southport and Blackpool dating from 1930 and 1938. Absentee and Internet bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Linwoods Auction presents fine collection of Asian art and antiques June 25

Robin’s egg porcelain vase, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period 12 in. high (30.5 cm.). Estimate: $12,000-$15,000. Linwoods Auction image

 

LOS ANGELES – Linwoods Auction, in conjunction with Dynasty Auctions, will conduct an auction of the Taoran Studio Collection of high quality Chinese fine art on Sunday, June 25, beginning at 6 p.m. Pacific time. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Sterling silver in all its versatile glory offered in June 25 online auction

Tetard Freres sterling silver wine cooler and ice bowl set, 1927, 92.2 troy ounces. Estimate: $6,500-$7,500. Jasper 52 image

 

NEW YORK – On Sunday, June 25, Jasper52 will present an online auction of sterling silver items ranging from a French wine cooler and ice bowl made by Tetard Freres to a Fred Harvey-era belt buckle adorned with thunderbirds and a Bruneau jasper cabochon. Absentee and Internet bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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20th-century glass, pottery abound in Jasper52 decorative arts auction June 24

 

Five-piece Czech Bohemian cabochon art glass decanter and glasses, circa 1940. Estimate: $700-$800. Jasper52 image

 

NEW YORK – A fine selection of 20th-century decorative arts will be offered in a Jasper52 online auction on Saturday, June, 24. Glass and pottery are featured, complemented by a few select paintings. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers. Read more

Capo Auction features unique jewelry by award-winning designer June 24

Davina Romansky sterling silver necklace. Estimate $2,750-3,250. Capo Auctions image

 

NEW YORK – Capo Auction Fine Art and Antiques will present their first auction of the summer season on Saturday, June 24, at 11 a.m. Eastern time. The auction of more 650 lots features select jewelry by award-winning designer/artist Davina Romansky, along with a diverse selection of decorative items, antique and modern furniture, bronze, silver and fine art. Absentee and Internet bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Gray’s to auction corporate art collection of Richard E. Jacobs Group

Jim Dine (b. 1935), ‘The Kindergarten Robe,’ 1983, woodcut, signed, dated and numbered 12/75 lower margin, framed dimensions: h: 65 1/4 x w: 78 1/2 in. Estimate: $4,000-$6,000. Gray’s Auctioneers image

 

CLEVELAND – Gray’s Auctioneers has been selected to auction the remaining corporate art collection of the Richard E. Jacobs Group of Westlake, Ohio. Gray’s will be auctioning the group’s art collection on June 28 starting at 11 a.m. Eastern time. Absentee and Internet bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Gold Rush letters rare nuggets in PBA Galleries Americana sale June 29

Rare first issue of Nicolas De Fer’s famous 1700 map with California as an island. Estimate: $1,000-$1,500. PBA Galleries image

 

SAN FRANCISCO – Over 600 lots of rare, unusual and valuable material, including books, manuscripts, maps, directories, photographs, graphic items and ephemera will be offered by PBA Galleries in their Americana, Travel & Exploration, World History and Cartography auction on Thursday, June 29. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Turner Auctions + Appraisals presents Asian arts auction online July 8

Blue and white vase yuhuchun, Xianfeng. Estimate: $2,000-$3,000. Turner Auctions + Appraisals image

 

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Turner Auctions + Appraisals will present a diverse selection of nearly 200 lots at its Arts of Asia sale on Saturday, July 8. The live online auction features distinctive items that date from the early 18th century to the mid-20th century, from multiple consignors and estates. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Many facets of African tribal art showcased in Jasper52 auction June 18

Polychrome mask; Igala people, Nigeria, wood with earth pigments. Well oxidized older mask of medium density wood. Estimate: $1,500-$1,700. Jasper52 image

 

NEW YORK – Out of Africa comes this collection of masks and figures integral to traditional tribal ceremonies, which will be sold in a Jasper52 online auction Sunday, June 18. Imbued with stylized detail and tremendous depth of meaning, these handcrafted items enchant collectors worldwide. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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