Lifetime jewelry collections bound for Turner Auctions July 1

Diamond and gem-set 18K gold butterfly brooch. Estimate: $650-$850. Turner Auctions + Appraisals image

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Turner Auctions + Appraisals will present more pieces of fine and costume jewelry from the collections of Felicia Michalski and Anita Hellman on Sunday, July 1. Featuring over 210 lots acquired over five decades, the sale offers fine jewelry for ladies, including rings, necklaces, bracelets and brooches. Most are crafted of gold, silver or platinum, with precious stones and embellishments such as diamonds, rubies, sapphires, emeralds, amethyst, opal, jade, amber, turquoise, coral, cultured and seed pearls, pink tourmaline, enamel and citrine. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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East meets West in PBA Galleries art, illustration auction June 28

An illustration contained in ‘Toyo Bijutsu Taikwan,’ a 16-volume set with superbly illustrated with Japanese and Chinese paintings and sculpture. PBA Galleries image

 

SAN FRANCISCO – On Thursday, June 28, PBA Galleries will hold an art and illustration auction that will include Asian and Asian-American material. Over 360 lots will be up for bidding, featuring a remarkable gathering of works on the art, culture and literature of East Asia, primarily Japan and China, many with original woodblock illustrations and including screen prints and lithographs by modern Japanese artists.  Absentee and internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Artemis Gallery to auction fine antiquities, Asian, ethnographic art, June 20-21

Ancient Egyptian Ptolemaic gilded child sarcophagus helmet mask, est. $18,000-$25,000

BOULDER, Colo. – Throughout the year, Artemis Gallery presents both specialty and comprehensive one-day auctions that attract a global audience of antiquities and ethnographic art collectors, and institutional buyers. But the excitement level leading up to an Artemis Gallery sale is never greater than when the Colorado-based company hosts its two-day Exceptional Auction, whose format features antiquities and fine Asian art in the opening session and ethnographic art and fossils on Day 2. The next highly anticipated event of this type is slated for June 20-21, with absentee and Internet live bidding available through LiveAuctioneers.

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1844 flag among gems at Jeffrey S. Evans Americana sale June 22-23

Large 1844 Henry Clay presidential campaign flag banner. Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates image

CRAWFORD, Va. – Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates will conduct their 34th semiannual Americana and Fine Antiques Auction on June 22-23. The event features a fine selection of historical flags, banners and other political textiles from a private collection; a special selection of over 100 antiquarian maps and prints deaccessioned by the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, many examples from the William C. Wooldridge collection, published in Mapping Virginia: From the Age of Exploration to the Civil War; as well as private collections in Canada and across the United States. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Ahlers & Ogletree sale June 24 has art, antiques from around the globe

Circa 1908-1917 Faberge silver gilt and enamel box by Feodor Ruckert (Russian, 1840-1917), the top depicting a Russian city skyline under blue sky. Estimate: $15,000-$25,000. Ahlers & Ogletree image

ATLANTA – An important one-day auction featuring 583 lots of period antiques, fine art, modern art and furniture, Chinese decorative arts, rugs, lighting and more is planned for Sunday, June 24, by Ahlers & Ogletree, beginning at 10 a.m. Eastern Time. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Cowan’s to auction hundreds of antique match safes June 28

California ore sample match safe with agate and gold quartz panels, late 19th century. The lid top is set with eight ore samples from California mines under a sapphire crystal. Estimate: $40,000-$60,000. Cowan’s Auctions ima

CINCINNATI – Cowan’s Auctions will present the second installment of the Magnificent Match Safe Collection of David and Holiday Winfield of St. Louis, Mo., on Thursday, June 28. The collection includes fine examples of a variety of safes in sterling silver, 14K gold and enameled decoration. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Peter Max ‘Umbrella Man’ to cap off fine art auction June 20  

Peter Max (American, b.1937), ‘Umbrella Man,’ original acrylic on canvas, 25.5 x 21.5 in., framed. Estimate: $6,800-$7,000. Jasper52 image

NEW YORK – Jasper 52 will present a Premium Fine Art Auction on Wednesday, June 20, that will feature approximately 30 original paintings in addition to photography, etchings and lithographs. This collection includes works by Peter Max, Bernard Buffet, David Burliuk and Itzchak Tarkay. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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GWS Auctions to sell Vietnamese royal family’s items June 23

Queen Mother Tu Cung Hoang Thai Hau’s Qing Dynasty Yongzheng period blue and white porcelain bowl with silver rim and base, 18th century, 10 in. diameter x 6 in. high. Estimate: $10,000-$12,000. GWS Auctions image

AGOURA HILLS, Calif. – GWS Auctions will sell rare items of a Vietnamese royal family as well as fine jewelry at the company’s June 23 sale. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Tiffany lamp, Rolls-Royce vie for top end of Bruneau sale June 23

Tiffany Studios table lamp. Estimate: $30,000-$50,000. Bruneau & Co. image

CRANSTON, R.I. – A pair of outstanding Rhode Island collections – one of gorgeous Tiffany pieces pulled from a home in Providence and the other the modern prints collection of Lucille Comes out of Warwick, all purchased from Multiple Impressions in New York – will be just part of Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers’ next big sale, planned for Saturday, June 23, at 10 a.m. Eastern Time. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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American history unfolds at Cowan’s Auctions June 22

Rare 26-star American maritime flag, wool, 132 x 156 in. Estimate: $6,000-$8,000. Cowan’s Auctions image

CINCINNATI – Cowan’s American History Premier Auction, scheduled for June 22, is composed of early photographs, documents, manuscripts, broadsides, flags and more dating from the Revolutionary War, the Civil War, late Indian Wars, World War I and II and beyond. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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