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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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Kenneth Snelson (1927-2016), oil painting, 41½ x 28½ (framed), 41 x 27¾ (sight). Consigned by heirs of the artist’s first wife. Estimate $2,500-$5,000

Kenneth Snelson paintings lead Rivich March 24 Interior Design, Art, Antiques & Jewelry Auction

Kenneth Snelson (1927-2016), oil painting, 41½ x 28½ (framed), 41 x 27¾ (sight). Consigned by heirs of the artist’s first wife. Estimate $2,500-$5,000

Kenneth Snelson (1927-2016), oil painting, 41½ x 28½ (framed), 41 x 27¾ (sight). Consigned by heirs of the artist’s first wife. Estimate $2,500-$5,000

CHICAGO – On March 24, Chicago’s trusted estate auction specialist, Rivich, will once again present an outstanding selection of fine art, including works with provenance from Kenneth Snelson, a legendary sculptor who fused art, science and engineering.

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Completely restored 1935 Ford fire engine, est. $15,000-$30,000

1935 fire engine ready to roll at Stevens auction, Jan. 14-15

Completely restored 1935 Ford fire engine, est. $15,000-$30,000

Completely restored 1935 Ford fire engine, est. $15,000-$30,000

ABERDEEN, Miss. – Beautiful carved and root-built Thai furniture from a Texas estate, antique furnishings from a home in Eutaw, Alabama, and items decommissioned from a private museum in New Orleans will all come up for bid the weekend of January 14 and 15 at Stevens Auction Company. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Charleston Estate Auctions offers historic local treasures, August 1

Sterling silver repousse loving cup made by Hennegan, Bates & Co. Estimate $1,800-$2,200

MT. PLEASANT, S.C. – Charleston Estate Auctions‘ August 1 sale promises to be a spectacular event. The 392-lot auction features fabulous antiques from the historic Charleston Naval Base Admirals Home, Alfred Hutty etchings, Charleston sterling silver, a large selection of antique rugs, exceptional original artwork from Europe and the US, Asian antiques, cranberry glass, fine porcelain, a Louis Vuitton suitcase, and much more. Bidding will begin at 1 pm Eastern time. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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