BOUCKVILLE, N.Y. – The peaked caps and sleeve insignia of the German Third Reich diplomatic ambassador to Russia, the personal automobile standard and three other fender flags used by Kaiser Wilhelm II and a pair of British Georgian silver mounted flintlock pistols will all come up for bid Saturday, June 30, at Mohawk Arms Inc. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.
NEW YORK – Maps made by the world’s most renowned cartographers of their times are presented in an auction to be conducted by Jasper52 on Tuesday, June 26. Not only will these maps serve as decorative pieces, but they also will reveal innumerable ways to view our world, from Imperial Russia to the to the Strait of Magellan. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Turner Auctions + Appraisals will present more pieces of fine and costume jewelry from the collections of Felicia Michalski and Anita Hellman on Sunday, July 1. Featuring over 210 lots acquired over five decades, the sale offers fine jewelry for ladies, including rings, necklaces, bracelets and brooches. Most are crafted of gold, silver or platinum, with precious stones and embellishments such as diamonds, rubies, sapphires, emeralds, amethyst, opal, jade, amber, turquoise, coral, cultured and seed pearls, pink tourmaline, enamel and citrine. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.
SAN FRANCISCO – On Thursday, June 28, PBA Galleries will hold an art and illustration auction that will include Asian and Asian-American material. Over 360 lots will be up for bidding, featuring a remarkable gathering of works on the art, culture and literature of East Asia, primarily Japan and China, many with original woodblock illustrations and including screen prints and lithographs by modern Japanese artists. Absentee and internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.
BOULDER, Colo. – Throughout the year, Artemis Gallery presents both specialty and comprehensive one-day auctions that attract a global audience of antiquities and ethnographic art collectors, and institutional buyers. But the excitement level leading up to an Artemis Gallery sale is never greater than when the Colorado-based company hosts its two-day Exceptional Auction, whose format features antiquities and fine Asian art in the opening session and ethnographic art and fossils on Day 2. The next highly anticipated event of this type is slated for June 20-21, with absentee and Internet live bidding available through LiveAuctioneers.
CRAWFORD, Va. – Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates will conduct their 34th semiannual Americana and Fine Antiques Auction on June 22-23. The event features a fine selection of historical flags, banners and other political textiles from a private collection; a special selection of over 100 antiquarian maps and prints deaccessioned by the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, many examples from the William C. Wooldridge collection, published in Mapping Virginia: From the Age of Exploration to the Civil War; as well as private collections in Canada and across the United States. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.
ATLANTA – An important one-day auction featuring 583 lots of period antiques, fine art, modern art and furniture, Chinese decorative arts, rugs, lighting and more is planned for Sunday, June 24, by Ahlers & Ogletree, beginning at 10 a.m. Eastern Time. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.
CINCINNATI – Cowan’s Auctions will present the second installment of the Magnificent Match Safe Collection of David and Holiday Winfield of St. Louis, Mo., on Thursday, June 28. The collection includes fine examples of a variety of safes in sterling silver, 14K gold and enameled decoration. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.
NEW YORK – Jasper 52 will present a Premium Fine Art Auction on Wednesday, June 20, that will feature approximately 30 original paintings in addition to photography, etchings and lithographs. This collection includes works by Peter Max, Bernard Buffet, David Burliuk and Itzchak Tarkay. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.