RR Auction sets stage for Prince memorabilia sale Feb. 15

Prince stage-worn boots, which are expected to sell for more than $50,000. RR Auction image

BOSTON – RR Auction will present a fresh lot of exciting collectibles in its Prince Auction on Thursday, Feb. 15. The fully illustrated catalog can be viewed on LiveAuctioneers.

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Classic home decor offered in Jasper52 auction Feb. 13

Capo-di-Monte 29-piece tea set with a dozen 22K gold-lined demitasse cups and saucers in near-mint condition. Estimate: $385-$425. Jasper52 image

NEW YORK – Colorful Murano glass, European porcelain and pottery, and sterling silver tableware are just a few of the collecting categories covered in a Jasper52 online auction of decorative arts to be held Tuesday, Feb. 13. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Abell Auction offers collection of fine art, jewelry Feb. 11

Maurice De Vlaminck, ‘Paysage,’ oil on canvas, 24 x 29 1/2 in. Estimate: $70,000-$100,000. Abell Auction Co. image

LOS ANGELES – Abell Auction Co. will conduct a fine art, antique and jewelry auction on Sunday, Feb. 11, featuring items from the estate of prominent Los Angeles activists Stanley and Betty Warner Sheinbaum, whose art-filled home was frequented by luminaries such as Barbra Streisand, Norman Lear, Edward Kennedy, and Bill and Hillary Clinton. Absentee and Internet bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Birger Sandzen western vistas in Woody Auction’s Feb. 24 sale

Large oil on canvas painting by the renowned Swedish-born Kansas painter Birger Sandzén (1871-1946), titled ‘Cedars and Rocks,’ one of four Sandzén paintings in the sale. Woody Auction image

DOUGLASS, Kan. – Woody Auction will celebrate the grand opening of its new gallery with a major antique and fine art auction on Saturday, Feb. 24, one that will be highlighted by several original artworks by the Swedish-born Kansas painter Birger Sandzén (1871-1946), plus outstanding collections of Royal Bayreuth, Daum, Galle, Tiffany, Pairpoint, pattern glass and furniture. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Tang Dynasty camels apt to ride high at John Moran sale Feb. 20

This pair of Chinese pottery Bactrian camels dates to the Tang Dynasty. Consigned from a private Southern California collection, the pair is expected to bring $70,000-$90,000 at Moran’s Feb. 20 Traditional Collector Auction. John Moran Auctioneers image

MONROVIA, Calif. –  Moran’s February Traditional Collector auction is the first of its kind slated for 2018, and features an eclectic mix of Chinese and Japanese art and objects, Continental paintings, Russian silver and gold objects, and European and Japanese silver dating from the 19th century through to the contemporary, among much more. The nearly 350 lots have been consigned from private collections and estates across Southern California, and the robust offerings are already creating a stir among collectors. Absentee and Internet bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Turner Auctions + Appraisals to sell driven collector’s jewelry Feb. 18

French bloodstone and 14K gold link bracelet. Gross weight approximately 58.4 grams. Estimate: $800-$1,200. Turner Auctions + Appraisals image

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Turner Auctions + Appraisals will sell the Felicia Michalski collection of fine and costume jewelry at an online auction Sunday, Feb. 18. Composed of 140 lots acquired over six decades, the sale offers fine jewelry for women, including necklaces, bracelets, rings, brooches, pendants and wristwatches. Most are crafted of gold, white gold, platinum or silver, with precious stones and embellishments such as diamonds, rubies, sapphires, amethyst, opal, jade, turquoise, coral, cultured pearls, cameos and French bloodstone. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers. Read more

Signed guitar leads Tom Petty collection to auction Feb. 6

Sunburst California electric guitar signed ‘Tom Petty, Austin City Limits.’  Estimate: $600-$700. Jasper52 image

NEW YORK – A guitar autographed by Tom Petty is the lead item in a collection of rock ’n’ roll memorabilia devoted to the late frontman of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, which will be offered in a Jasper52 online auction on Tuesday, Feb. 6. Absentee and Internet bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Gulfcoast Coin & Jewelry auction Feb. 10 to benefit veterans

18K white gold ruby and diamond floral pin featuring a ribbon and floral design, total diamond weight approximately 2.20 carats, rubies weighing approximately 1.65 carats, 1.5 in. in diameter. Estimate: $6,000-$7,000. Gulfcoast Coin & Jewelry image

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. – Gulfcoast Coin & Jewelry will host their second annual Valentines for Veterans Charity Auction on Saturday, Feb. 10. Proceeds from the auction will be donated to the Bonita Bay Veterans Council, a registered 501-C charity organization serving Lee and Collier County veterans. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Premium-grade Persian rugs offered by Jasper52 Feb. 7

Persian Kashan Dabir carpet, circa 1900 or earlier, excellent condition, 10 x 6.11 feet, wool pile. Estimate: $5,000-$9,000. Jasper52 image

NEW YORK – More than 50 fine Persian and Chinese rugs and a pair of European needlepoint tapestries will go up for bid in a Jasper52 online auction on Wednesday, Feb. 7. These colorful, hand-knotted rugs range in age from antique (19th century) to vintage (mid-20th century) to modern and new. Absentee and Internet bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Thomaston Place Auction expects big turnout Feb. 16-18

Jasper Cropsey’s ‘Gray’s Elegy at Stoke Poges, Kent.’ Thomaston Place Auction Galleries image

THOMASTON, Maine – Thomaston Place Auction Galleries’ Three-Day Winter Auction on Feb. 16, 17 and 18 will present an incredible array of traditional and modern artwork, antiques, decorative items and ethnographic artifacts that will warm the hearts of collectors, decorators and dealers worldwide. Absentee and Internet bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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