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Elegant estate furnishings grace Don Presley auction Sept. 13

Sevres porcelain clock set. ‘Made in France’ scrolled on back of clock, movement ‘S. Marti et Cie Medaille D'Argent 1889.’ Estimate $1,500-$1,800. Don Presley Auctions image

Sevres porcelain clock set. ‘Made in France’ scrolled on back of clock, movement ‘S. Marti et Cie Medaille D’Argent 1889.’ Estimate $1,500-$1,800. Don Presley Auctions image

SANTA ANA, Calif. – Don Presley Auctions will conduct a premium estate, antiques and collectibles auction on Sunday, Sept. 13. LiveAuctioneers.com will provide absentee and Internet live bidding.

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Heritage Auctions stockpiles Texas estates for opulent event Sept. 12-13

Some of the 96-piece Sèvres-style porcelain service (est. $30,000+). Heritage Auctions image

Some of the 96-piece Sèvres-style porcelain service (est. $30,000+). Heritage Auctions image

DALLAS – Treasured objects from fresh-to-market private collections, including a 96-piece Sèvres-style porcelain service valued in excess of $30,000, will cross the block in Heritage Auctions’ decorative arts and estates auction Sept. 12-13. LiveAuctioneers.com will provide absentee and Internet live bidding.

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Henri Lebasque (French, 1865-1937), ‘Baigneuses,’ oil on canvas. Estimate: £25,000-£30,000. Roseberys image

20th century French paintings starring in Roseberys auction Sept. 8

Henri Lebasque (French, 1865-1937), ‘Baigneuses,’ oil on canvas. Estimate: £25,000-£30,000. Roseberys image

Henri Lebasque (French, 1865-1937), ‘Baigneuses,’ oil on canvas. Estimate: £25,000-£30,000. Roseberys image

LONDON – An exceptional oil on canvas titled Baigneuses, or Bathers, by the French post-impressionist painter Henri Lebasque is the star of a diverse auction of Old Masters, modern and contemporary art and modern sculpture at Roseberys on Tuesday, Sept. 8. LiveAuctioneers.com will provide absentee and Internet live bidding.

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Dayazhai vase among plum items at 888 Auctions, Sept. 10

Chinese Dayazhai porcelain vase, three-character Dayazhai mark on body, four-character Yongqing Changchun red mark on base; 39 cm (15.6in). Estimate: $5,000-$10,000. 888 Auctions image

Chinese Dayazhai porcelain vase, three-character Dayazhai mark on body, four-character Yongqing Changchun red mark on base; 39 cm (15.6in). Estimate: $5,000-$10,000. 888 Auctions image

RICHMOND HILL, Ontario – More than 500 fine Chinese carvings, ceramics and works of art – including jade and Tianhuang stone carvings, ceramics, jewelry, watercolor paintings, silver – will be sold to the highest bidder on Thursday, Sept. 10, by 888 Auctions at 1 p.m. Eastern time. LiveAuctioneers.com will provide absentee and Internet live bidding.

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‘Loquat,’ 2013, by HH Dorji Chang Buddha III. A minimalist but dynamic portrayal created by deft strokes, with no extraneous marks. Carries the bell seal of Dorji Chang Buddha III and a three-dimensional finger print Gui Yuan. Starting bid: $9 million. Gianguan Auctions image

Chinese artworks rich in symbolism mark Gianguan sale Sept. 12

‘Loquat,’ 2013, by HH Dorji Chang Buddha III. A minimalist but dynamic portrayal created by deft strokes, with no extraneous marks. Carries the bell seal of Dorji Chang Buddha III and a three-dimensional finger print Gui Yuan. Starting bid: $9 million. Gianguan Auctions image

‘Loquat,’ 2013, by HH Dorji Chang Buddha III. A minimalist but dynamic portrayal created by deft strokes, with no extraneous marks. Carries the bell seal of Dorji Chang Buddha III and a three-dimensional finger print Gui Yuan. Starting bid: $9 million. Gianguan Auctions image

NEW YORK – The splendor of China’s heritage is again the focus of the exceptionally strong collections of classical and modern paintings and dynastic works of art set for auction on Sept. 12 at Gianguan Auctions. LiveAuctioneers.com will provide absentee and Internet live bidding.

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Contemporary furniture stands out boldly in Capo auction Aug. 29

Bernard Duthoy (Belgian b. 1965) cabinet. Estimated value: $3,000-$4,000. Capo Auction image

Bernard Duthoy (Belgian b. 1965) cabinet. Estimated value: $3,000-$4,000. Capo Auction image

NEW YORK – Capo Auction Fine Art and Antiques in Long Island City will host their summer’s end auction on Saturday, Aug. 29, at 11 a.m., with the spotlight this month on a unique selection of both antique and modern furniture pieces, along with some unusual decorative items. LiveAuctioneers.com will provide absentee and Internet live bidding.

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Activity Auctions to sell pictures of Hollywood stars Aug. 28

Lot 60 - More than 270 color slides of Madonna, pictured here with Michael Jackson. Activity Auctions image

Lot 60 – More than 270 color slides of Madonna, pictured here with Michael Jackson. Activity Auctions image

BURBANK, Calif. – Activity Auctions will present a Celebrity Photo Collection Auction on Friday, Aug. 28. The auction will consist of 75 lots of vintage to current images of some of Hollywood’s elite and most famous celebrities. LiveAuctioneers.com will provide Internet and Internet live bidding.

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Variety is the spice of country life in Jeffrey S. Evans sale Aug. 29

Selection of kerosene lamps, including many opalescent examples. Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates image

Selection of kerosene lamps, including many opalescent examples. Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates image

MT. CRAWFORD, Va. – Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates’ variety auction contains a true diversity of material and will include everything from jewelry to Black Americana, local pottery to phonographs, Victorian glass to country store and advertising, all to be sold on Friday, Aug. 29. LiveAuctioneers.com will provide absentee and Internet live bidding.

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Southern tradition runs deep in Crescent City Auction event Sept. 11-13

Oil on canvas painting, signed by Robert M. Rucker (American, 1932-2000), and titled ‘Robert Penn Warren House.’ Estimate: $3,000-$5,000. Crescent City Auction Gallery image

Oil on canvas painting, signed by Robert M. Rucker (American, 1932-2000), and titled ‘Robert Penn Warren House.’ Estimate: $3,000-$5,000. Crescent City Auction Gallery image

NEW ORLEANS – The contents of Twin Oaks in Prairieville, La., the onetime home of Robert Penn Warren, author of All the King’s Men; items deaccessioned from the Alexandria Museum of Art in Alexandria, La.; and items descended in the family of former New Orleans Mayor Paul Capedevielle will all be sold at public auction Sept. 11-13 by Crescent City Auction Gallery.

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‘Men in Victory Parade on Red Square, 1945,’ Samary Gurary (1916-1998), vintage silver print 1945, 39 x 58 cm. Published in ‘This is history,’ 1995, page 153-154. Signed and stamped on the back. Meridian Auction image

Meridian marks WWII anniversary with photo auction Aug. 21

‘Men in Victory Parade on Red Square, 1945,’ Samary Gurary (1916-1998), vintage silver print 1945, 39 x 58 cm. Published in ‘This is history,’ 1995, page 153-154. Signed and stamped on the back. Meridian Auction image

‘Men in Victory Parade on Red Square, 1945,’ Samary Gurary (1916-1998), vintage silver print 1945, 39 x 58 cm. Published in ‘This is history,’ 1995, page 153-154. Signed and stamped on the back. Meridian Auction image

CLIFFSIDE PARK, N.J. – As the world commemorates the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, Meridian Creations Inc. on Friday, Aug. 21, will auction 49 wartime images taken by prominent Russian photographers. LiveAuctioneers.com will provide absentee and Internet live bidding.

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