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Jean de Botton, ‘Les Quatre Cavaliers de l’Apocalypse,’ estimated at $3,000-$6,000

Ahlers & Ogletree to auction property of noted entertainment attorney, Jan. 12

Jean de Botton, ‘Les Quatre Cavaliers de l’Apocalypse,’ estimated at $3,000-$6,000

Jean de Botton, ‘Les Quatre Cavaliers de l’Apocalypse,’ estimated at $3,000-$6,000

ATLANTA – Items from the Atlanta home of entertainment attorney Joel A. Katz, more than 550 lots in all, will come up for bid in an unreserved auction planned for Thursday, January 12 by Ahlers & Ogletree. New Year’s Signature Estates auctions will also be held live and online Friday, January 13 and Saturday, January 14. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Lalique glass aquarium sculpture, $7,500

Lalique aquarium, grand piano among top lots at John Moran sale

Lalique glass aquarium sculpture, $7,500

Lalique glass aquarium sculpture, $7,500

LOS ANGELES — To wrap up its 2022 schedule, John Moran Auctioneers held its Winter Traditional Collector auction on December 6. Having more than 350 lots, this sale included a collection of porcelain cockatoo figures, decorative bronze sculptures, Louis XVI and Louis XV-style furniture, an impressive selection of quality silver tableware and fine art from John Frederick Herring, Sr., and Emil Prinz. Among the highlights were noteworthy items in categories including fine art, decorative art and dinnerware. But the top lot was in furniture — a gilded Gaveau grand piano.

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Design legends prevailed at Lyon & Turnbull spring Design series

L-R: Josef Hoffmann coal boxes, £32,500; Lalique Hibou mascot, aka hood ornament, £42,500; Lucie Rie footed bowl, £50,000

L-R: Josef Hoffmann coal boxes, £32,500; Lalique Hibou mascot, £42,500; Lucie Rie footed bowl, £50,000

EDINBURGH, U.K. – From the rarest car mascots to the genius of Josef Hoffmann and Lucie Rie, the Lyon & Turnbull spring Design series excelled. Embracing the best in progressive design movements from the Victorian era to the present day, the trio of live online sales – Design Since 1860 (April 20-21), Lalique (April 28) and Modern Made (April 29) – posted a landmark total of £2 million.

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Property from LA’s iconic Antiquarian Traders heads to auction, May 19

Lalique “Cactus” table. Mid-20th century 29″ H x 52″ Dia. $10,000-$20,000

LOS ANGELES – On May 19, ThreeSixty Asset Advisors and John Moran Auctioneers will conduct their first of two court-ordered auctions featuring property from the iconic Los Angeles art and design dealer, Antiquarian Traders. The sale will offer more than 500 lots, including an impressive selection of Continental and American furniture and decorative arts, in styles inclusive of Art Deco, Renaissance Revival, Eastlake, Art Nouveau and Victorian. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.

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Dollars and scents: Lalique perfume bottle sells for nearly 58 times high estimate

Lalique cameo glass perfume bottle ‘Trois Groupes De Deux Denseuses,’ 4.75 inches with dancing nude figures around the shoulders and a floral medallion stopper. Sold by Akiba Antiques through LiveAuctioneers for $57,950 against a pre-sale estimate of $100-$1,000. Image courtesy of LiveAuctioneers and Akiba Antiques

DANIA BEACH, Fla. – Many believe that buying what one likes, as opposed to speculating on an object’s potential to increase in value, is the only sensible way to collect, whether it’s comic books or French cameo glass. The globetrotting Florida couple who acquired this elegant Rene Lalique perfume bottle during their travels across Europe probably never gave a thought to its value beyond its obvious beauty, but both their taste and innate buying sense proved to be impeccable. The 4.75-inch rose-hued vessel, in flawless condition and etched with an “R Lalique” signature, was auctioned on April 26 for $57,950.

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David Graeber botanical lampwork studio art glass paperweight, est. $2,000-$3,000

Paperweights add heft to Jeffrey S. Evans auction, April 20-23

David Graeber botanical lampwork studio art glass paperweight, est. $2,000-$3,000

David Graeber botanical lampwork studio art glass paperweight, est. $2,000-$3,000

MT. CRAWFORD, Va. – The Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates Spring Fine & Decorative Arts Auction contains everything from contemporary paperweights and French art glass to antique sewing accoutrements and mid-century Modern material. The sale will take place during four days, from Wednesday, April 20 through Saturday, April 23, and bidding opens at 9 am Eastern standard time on each day. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Everard to auction superlative estate art, jewelry & decoratives, Feb. 23-24

Contemporary American artist Philip Taaffe is known for process-based abstractions. This work is a signed oil-on-paper mounted to canvas, dated 1991-1992. Framed size is 30 1/8 inches by 42 inches. Estimate $10,000-$15,000

SAVANNAH, Ga. – A growing interest in items that are unique or finely crafted has the auction market off to a robust start in 2022. Everard Auctions & Appraisals’ February 23-24 Winter Southern Estates Auction is ready to meet the demand with more than 650 lots of fine and decorative art from select sources in Georgia, South Carolina, Florida and beyond. Absentee bidding is now in progress, with Internet live bidding slated to begin at 10 a.m. ET on both days of the auction series through LiveAuctioneers.

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Lalique Cactus crystal center table designed in France in 1951 by Marc Lalique, est. $20,000-$30,000

Lalique, Tiffany set to impress at Ahlers & Ogletree, Jan. 14-16

Lalique Cactus crystal center table designed in France in 1951 by Marc Lalique, est. $20,000-$30,000

Lalique Cactus crystal center table designed in France in 1951 by Marc Lalique, est. $20,000-$30,000

ATLANTA – A Tiffany Studios favrile glass door from the 1920s titled The Sower; an original 1991 painting by Thornton Dial, titled Struggling Tiger; and a stunning Lalique Cactus crystal center table designed in 1951 are just a few of the expected top lots in Ahlers & Ogletree’s three-day, three-session auction slated for January 14, 15 and 16. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Sterling Associates to auction estate art, Rolex, LV trunk & luxury goods, Oct. 20

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985), ‘Couple et Poisson,’ lithograph on Arches paper from period edition, 107/150, artist-signed and numbered in pencil. Estimate $10,000-$15,000

NORWOOD, N.J. – New Jersey’s estate specialists, Sterling Associates, will host an October 20 Fine Art and Antiques Auction featuring a carefully vetted selection of goods from estates and elegant residences in the Garden State, as well as Manhattan, New Orleans, and Jupiter, Florida. The boutique auction comprising 205 lots includes an outstanding array of European, American and Asian art; fine jewelry and coins, furniture, clocks and luxury goods.

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R. Lalique frosted amber glass Courlis vase, estimated at $2,000-$3,000

Andrew Jones covers design, indoors and out, July 25

R. Lalique frosted amber glass Courlis vase, estimated at $2,000-$3,000

R. Lalique frosted amber glass Courlis vase, estimated at $2,000-$3,000

LOS ANGELES – Andrew Jones Auctions will offer a strong selection of fine art along with antiques and design from antiquity through the 21 century in an online-only signature Design for the Home and Garden auction scheduled for July 25, beginning promptly at 11 am Pacific time. More than 200 quality lots will be offered to the highest bidder. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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