Tag Archive for: Dr. Seuss

Hockney stirs interest in run-up to Ahlers & Ogletree sale, April 9-10

Left, David Hockney, ‘The Desk, July 1st’ est. $60,000-$80,000; Right, monumental Georgian breakfront, est. $15,000-$30,000

Left, David Hockney, ‘The Desk, July 1st,’ est. $60,000-$80,000; Right, Georgian breakfront, est. $15,000-$30,000

ATLANTA – A 1984 photographic collage by David Hockney and a monumental 19th-century Georgian breakfront are a few of the expected top lots in Ahlers & Ogletree’s Spring Estates & Collections auction slated for the weekend of April 9-10. More than 1,000 lots will come up for bid, and start times on both days are 10 am Eastern time. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Theodor Geisel, aka Dr. Seuss, ‘Starfish,’ est. $3,000-$5,000

Dr. Seuss drawings headline PBA Galleries Nov. 4 auction

Theodor Geisel, aka Dr. Seuss, ‘Starfish,’ est. $3,000-$5,000

Theodor Geisel, aka Dr. Seuss, ‘Starfish,’ est. $3,000-$5,000

BERKELEY, Calif. – PBA Galleries announced it will hold an auction of Art, Illustration & Dr. Seuss – British Prime Ministers – Antiquarian Books on November 4. The sale features more than 250 lots featuring works of art and photography, fine press, finely bound books, with scarce and antiquarian books. Highlights include a collection of works by Sandow Birk, a midcentury artist’s book featuring work by Joan Mitchell, bindings by Donald Glaister, signed photography books by Ansel Adams, and a film magazine on Casablanca from American-occupied postwar Japan. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Hollow silver bead bear claw necklace with central turquoise cabochon, est. $2,000-$4,000

Holabird plans 3,200-lot auction spectacular, Oct. 28-Nov. 1

Hollow silver bead bear claw necklace with central turquoise cabochon, est. $2,000-$4,000

Bear claw necklace with central turquoise cabochon, est. $2,000-$4,000

RENO, Nev. – Holabird Western Americana Collections’ five-day Autumn Splendor Western Americana Auction, October 28-November 1, is packed with more than 3,200 lots of Americana, railroadiana, mining collectibles, numismatics, stock certificates, rare books, art and more. Bidding begins at 8 am Pacific time on all five days. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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F. Scott Fitzgerald signed book, The Beautiful and Damned, estimated at $35,000-$40,000

Literary lions promise roaring success at RR Auction June 16

F. Scott Fitzgerald signed book, The Beautiful and Damned, estimated at $35,000-$40,000

F. Scott Fitzgerald signed book, ‘The Beautiful and Damned,’ estimated at $35,000-$40,000

BOSTON – RR Auction‘s June Fine Autographs and Artifacts sale brings almost 900 lots to the auction block, featuring robust art and literature sections with online bidding  through June 16. View the fully illustrated catalog on LiveAuctioneers.

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