Bansky stars in Jasper52 street art auction Dec. 18

Original Banksy ‘Vandalism’ poster sold exclusively at the ‘Beyond the Streets’ art exhibition in Los Angeles, 78 cm x 56 cm/31.2 inches x 22.4 inches. Estimate: $500-$600. Jasper52 image

NEW YORK – Street art in the form of Banksy spray paintings and prints will be offered in a Jasper52 online auction on Tuesday, Dec. 18. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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888 Auctions to cap banner year selling modern paintings Dec. 20

Austrian tempera and oil signed Gustav Klimt. 888 Auctions image

RICHMOND HILL, Ontario – Dec. 20 marks the final auction of 2018 at 888 Auctions, which will be celebrating another successful year and marking the occasion by presenting 381 fresh-to-market lots. Competing bidders will be able to vie for an eclectic collection of items with an emphasis on modern paintings, jewelry, and Asian Art. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Jewelry, fine art atop holiday fare at Showplace sale Dec. 16

Graff London platinum, diamonds and cultured South Sea pearls necklace, marked ‘GRAFF/4500.’ Estimate: $8,000-$12,000. Showplace image

NEW YORK – On Sunday, Dec. 16, Showplace will auction 352 items of fine and decorative arts, furniture, lighting and more, beginning at noon Eastern time. The top lot is a Graff London platinum, diamond and cultured South Sea pearl necklace. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.
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Festive colors, top designers set off fine jewelry auction Dec. 18

Cartier 18K yellow gold, chrysophrase, coral and diamond ring, circa 1990s, 7¼. Estimate: $7,000-$8,000. Jasper52 image

NEW YORK – All the dazzling colors of the holiday season can be found in an outstanding jewelry auction presented through Jasper52 on Tuesday, Dec. 18. Choices range from an elegant Van Cleef & Arpels pearl and diamond brooch to a colorful Cartier chrysoprase, coral and diamond ring. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Chinese treasures to be featured at Clars auction Dec. 15-16

This work, titled ‘The Lotus Pond,’ 1967, by Zhang Daqian will be offered with an estimate of $150,000-200,000. Clars Auction Gallery image

OAKLAND, Calif. – Two paintings by Zhang Daqian (Chinese, 1899-1983) will headline Clars December 15 & 16 Fine Art, Decorative Art, Furniture, Jewelry and Asian Art Auction. Complementing the Daqian paintings will be numerous important and investment level offerings in Asian art, paintings, decorative art and antiques from private collections, institutions and California estates. Also to be presented at this sale will be exceptional fine estate jewelry created by some of the major design houses including Cartier and Bulgari. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Medieval jewelry auction Dec. 12 contains Viking artifacts

Viking warrior’s ring, circa 866-1067, size 10, gilt bronze professionally refurbished with the gold surface restored. Estimate: $200-$250. Jasper52 image

NEW YORK – Medieval jewelry, including Viking items, comprise a Jasper52 online auction to be conducted Wednesday, Dec. 12. These striking pieces date back to the 8th-15th centuries when the Vikings roamed both sea and land. Warriors’ rings, sorcerers’ amulets and pendants hold symbolic meaning in their shapes, often embodying the great strength of Vikings who bore them. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Bermingham & Co. to auction socialite’s designer furs Dec. 17

Christian Dior black Salene cape with tassels, est. $750-$1,000

LAMBERTVILLE, N.J. – On Monday, December 17, Bermingham & Co., will auction a collection of vintage furs and fashion from the estate of New York socialite Angelina Gordon. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Onslows Auctioneers offers scarce ‘Buy British’ posters Dec. 14

Buy British poster, 1931. Estimates range from £100 to £400/$127-$510. Onslows image

STOURPAINE, UK – A rare collection of posters not seen at auction before are being offered for sale by Onslows Auctioneers on Friday, Dec. 14. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Quittenbaum auction salutes postwar art Dec. 13

Mirco Taliercio, three photographs: ‘Plantanas,’ (pictured), ‘Pescado’ and ‘Puerco Asado’ from the ‘Cuba’ series, 2012. Estimate: €1,800–€2,000. Quittenbaum image

MUNICH – Quittenbaum Kunstauktionen will offer 150 lots of international postwar art at auction on Thursday, Dec. 13. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Fine French antiques the toast of Jasper52 auction Dec. 12

French 19th-century clock set signed A.D. Mougin. Estimate: $5,500-$7,000. Jasper52 image

NEW YORK – Function and timeless beauty converge in a Jasper52 online auction of fine French antiques on Wednesday, Dec. 12. Gilt mirrors, pairs of table lamps, figural clocks and more are sure to add a classic European touch to any home. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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