Abell Auction offers exquisite diamond jewelry June 14

18 karat gold, platinum and fancy natural gray-blue and diamond flanked by two fancy natural pink diamonds. Estimate: $225,000-$275,000. Abell Auction image

LOS ANGELES – Celebrating its 104th year, Abell Auction Co. will hold an important jewelry sale on Sunday, June 14, beginning at 10 a.m. Pacific time/1 p.m. Eastern. Featuring exquisite gold, platinum and large diamond jewelry by iconic designers, the online-only auction will be headlined by a 3.10 fancy natural gray-blue diamond flanked by two fancy natural pink diamonds (above; est. $225,000-$275,000). All diamonds larger than 1.00 carat will be accompanied by a GIA diamond grading report. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.

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Heritage watch auction June 9 features elite brands  

Audemars Piguet, Royal Oak Concept Laptimer Micheal Schumacher, carbon and titanium, limited edition, 219/221, circa 2016. Heritage Auctions image

DALLAS – They’re the most elite and desired names in watchmaking: Audemars Piguet, Patek Philippe, Richard Mille, Rolex and Louis Vuitton. And some of their most prized – and hardest-to-find – models will be offered in Heritage Auctions’ Timepieces Auction June 9. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.

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Hindman celebrates arts of the American West June 4-5

Martin Grelle (American, b. 1954), ‘A Warrior’s Pride,’ 2001, oil on canvas, 30 x 24in. Estimate: $20,000-$40,000. Hindman image

DENVER – Hindman will conduct its June 4 and 5 Arts of the American West auctions, comprising two sessions of Western art and sculpture, and American Indian art and jewelry. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Swann Galleries presents African American art June 4

Jacob Lawrence, ‘Cutting Logs, #51,’ gouache, tempera and watercolor, 1942. Estimate $250,000 to $350,000. Swann Galleries image

NEW YORK – Swann Galleries will offer a sale of African American Fine Art on Thursday, June 4, with works spanning from the 19th century through the modern era. The sale was postponed due to Covid-19 and will be held live online by the house. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Millea Bros. to sell paintings, antiquities, tribal art June 4-5

Konstantin Somov, oil on canvas, unframed, 16 x 21in. Estimate: $70,000-$100,000. Millea Bros. image

BOONTON, N.J. – Millea Bros.’ Spring Select auction arrives June 4 and 5, featuring Greek, Roman and Egyptian antiquities deaccessioned from the Newark Museum; 19th century African and Oceanic art from the Wright Art Trust; Folk Art and Native American artifacts from a trustee of the American Folk Art Museum; an Abstract Expressionist painting by David Smith; and a lost Russian masterwork, not seen in public since its 1924 New York debut (above). Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.

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University Archives to host Kennedy auction June 10

The American flag attributed and documented to have been flying over the right front bumper of the presidential limousine in the Dallas motorcade on Nov. 22, 1963. Estimate: $50,000-$60,000. University Archives image

WESTPORT, Conn. – An online-only auction dedicated entirely to Kennedy memorabilia, titled Collecting Camelot: John & Jackie Kennedy Family Auction, will be held Wednesday, June 10, by University Archives, at 10:30 am Eastern time. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Stephenson’s to host May 31 auction of estate dolls, toys, trains & banks

1952 Vogue Ginny ‘Rich Uncle’ special trunk set including Ginny doll with hang tag, numerous original factory outfits and accessories. Near-mint. Estimate $800-$1,200

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa. – Since staying at home became the “new normal,” it has become increasingly obvious that vintage toy collectors are not slowing down their buying. If anything, they’re stepping up their game and enjoying the opportunity to bid and buy in online auctions from high-quality auction houses whose galleries are temporarily closed to the public. The next auction being closely watched by the toy hobby is a 400-lot offering to be sold May 31 by Stephenson’s of Southampton (suburban Philadelphia), Pennsylvania. Read more

Christie’s presents ‘At Home with Craftsmanship’ June 1

A pair of Louis XV giltwood fauteuils a la reine by Jean-Baptiste Gourdin, third quarter 18th century. Estimate: £40,000-£60,000. Christie’s image

LONDON – Christie’s has unveiled an auction titled The Collector: Online – At Home with Craftsmanship, presenting centuries of artisan craftsmanship. The sale encompasses European and English furniture, silver, ceramics, gold boxes and works of art ranging from the 17th to the 19th century. The online auction will conclude June 1. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.   Read more

World coins, commemoratives offered in online auction May 27

Cook Islands 2010 $20 three-ounce silver coin, depicting Viktor Vasnetzov’s ‘Three Bogatyrs,’ Masterpieces of Art Series. Estimate $550-$700. Jasper52 image

NEW YORK – Collectible coins from around the globe – more than 300 lots – are offered in an online auction that will be conducted by Jasper52 on Wednesday, May 27. Countries represented in the auction include Denmark, Korea, The Netherlands, Switzerland, France, Belgium, Great Britain, Australia and China. Bid absentee or live online exclusively through LiveAuctioneers.

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Guyette & Deeter bag major decoy collection for May 29-30 sale

Ferdinand Homme working mallard drake in a tucked head resting pose, excellent original paint, circa 1930. Estimate: $80,000-$100,000. Guyette & Deeter image

ST. MICHAELS, Md. – Guyette & Deeter Inc. will auction the collection of legendary decoy collector Dr. Lloyd T. Griffith on May 29-30. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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