Esteemed Nashville antique dealer’s collection steps up at Case, Oct. 8

  KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The first of two major Case auctions featuring art and antiques from Nashville antiques dealer Pia Stratton’s business and personal collection is set for Saturday, October 8. Items from several other estates, private collections and two museums, including the Arkansas Museum of Art, are also included in the nearly 600-lot auction. Absentee […]

Coveted luxury goods lined up for Benefit Shop auction, June 1

Paloma Picasso for Tiffany & Co. signed agate bead choker necklace, est. $1,000-$3,000

MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. — The Benefit Shop Foundation Inc., will present a summer jewelry and designer fashion auction on Wednesday, June 1, starting at 10 am Eastern time. It will showcase estate jewelry, fashion jewelry, fine jewelry, designer fashion and accessories. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

Auctions at Showplace presents the rare and unusual, April 24

French articulated artist’s wooden horse model, est. $1,500-$2,500

NEW YORK – Auctions at Showplace will present a sale of 280 lots from New York City Metropolitan area estates on Sunday, April 24. Offerings will include furniture by Paul McCobb, George Nakashima, Paul Evans, and Fritz Hansen. Other highlights include a French articulated horse model, Louis Mendez sculptures, and art and prints from Cindy […]

Holabird delivered five days of Western treasures in fall sale

Hollow silver bead necklace with six bear claws capped with silver adornments, plus a central turquoise cabochon, $1,562

RENO, Nev. – Holabird Western Americana Collections’ five-day Autumn Splendor Western Americana Auction, held October 28-November 1, contained more than 3,200 lots of Americana, railroadiana, mining collectibles, numismatics, stock certificates, rare books and art. By the time it was all over, the auction had grossed about $500,000.

Fine jewelry spurred bidding wars at Freeman’s, Oct. 28

Sapphire, diamond and 14K white gold ring, $119,700

PHILADELPHIA— The result of Freeman’s October 28 Fine Jewelry and Luxury Accessories auction exceeded its pre-sale estimate by 10%, delivering exciting opportunities for collectors of well-known houses and makers, particularly Van Cleef & Arpels and Cartier.

Sparkling treasures abound in Jasper52’s June 9 Jewelry sale

Vintage men's 14K yellow gold ring with green sapphire and diamonds, estimated at $4,500-$5,500

NEW YORK – Summer is almost here. Vaccination rates are rising. You need something new to wear to face the world, and to reunite with friends and family and everyone else you missed seeing for more than a year. And about that something new–yes, it can sparkle. It can shine, it can glitter, it can […]