Nantucket arts celebrated at Rafael Osona’s Aug. 5-6 auction

Michael Kane basket nest of 10 Nantucket rounds with a 1985 penny at the center, estimated at $10,000-$15,000. Image courtesy of Rafael Osona Auctions
Michael Kane basket nest of 10 Nantucket rounds with a 1985 penny at the center, estimated at $10,000-$15,000. Image courtesy of Rafael Osona Auctions
Michael Kane basket nest of 10 Nantucket rounds with a 1985 penny at the center, estimated at $8,000-$10,000. Image courtesy of Rafael Osona Auctions

NANTUCKET, Mass. – Rafael Osona’s August sale is known for presenting exceptionally curated material. This year’s two-day event, the 43rd annual installment, scheduled for Saturday, August 5 and Sunday, August 6, presents choice properties from Nantucket’s coastal compounds and historic in-town estates, including 151 lots across both days from the estate of Stephen Weinroth. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Kensington Estate Auction musters eclectic lineup for May 22 sale

Lawrence W. Lee, ‘Coyote Song,’ estimated at $1,000-$3,000. Image courtesy of Kensington Estate Auction
Lawrence W. Lee, ‘Coyote Song,’ estimated at $1,000-$3,000. Image courtesy of Kensington Estate Auction
Lawrence W. Lee, ‘Coyote Song,’ estimated at $1,000-$3,000. Image courtesy of Kensington Estate Auction

CLINTONDALE, N.Y. – Kensington Estate Auction‘s Monday, May 22 on-line auction will be well-rounded and truly tempting. Categories represented include fine art, ethnographic art and items, urban and graffiti art, sterling silver, gold, studio pottery, photography, sculptures, antiquities, jewelry, coins and antiquarian and post-modern books. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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