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Category: Automobiles

  • Auction Industry

    Charming 1937 Fiat 500 Topolino for sale with H&H Classics

    The Topolino was one of the smallest cars in the world at the time of its production. LONDON.- This charming 1937 Fiat 500 Topolino or ‘Little Mouse’ has been consigned by David Mitchell, a 92-year-old classic car enthusiast from Lewes, East Sussex. The little car is just like the one which…

    Charming-1937-Fiat-500-Topolino-for-sale-with-H_H-Classics
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    Online July Auction

    Between 1989 and 1995, the Moscow Mint produced a series of palladium bullion coins that pictured a ballerina on the front. Created to honor the Bolshoi Theatre, one of the best-known cultural institutions in Moscow, these coins continued production through the dissolution of the Soviet Union. A 25-roubles ballerina coin…

    18k Gold, Opal, Emerald and Diamond Brooch
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    Paintings, Furniture, Decorative Arts & Fine Rugs

    This upcoming auction of 464 lots includes an untitled work of Figurative Abstraction by Dutch painter Karel Appel. In 1948, Appel and his friends, Corneille and Constant, founded the Cobra Movement, supporting gesturalism in the 20th century. The movement was driven by opposition to academic art. Many of Appel’s known…

    Melvin Miller. Floral Still Life
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    1934 Lagonda M45 T7 Tourer in original condition for sale with H&H Classics

    Estimated to sell for £100,000 to £120,000 it still has its original factory T7 coachwork. LONDON.- This splendid example of a 1934 Lagonda M45 T7 Tourer, among the most desirable and sporting Lagondas ever made, is coming up for sale with H&H Classics at their June 24 Live Auction Online. Estimated to sell…

    1934 Lagonda M45 T7 Tourer in original condition for sale with H&H Classics
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    New Zealand based 1934 Alvis, one of only eight survivors, sells with H&H Classics for £103,500

    1934 Alvis Speed 20 SB Vanden Plas Two-Door Saloon sold to a UK collector for £103,500. LONDON.-H&H Classics sold this magnificent 1934 Alvis Speed 20 SB Vanden Plas Two-Door Saloon to a UK collector for £103,500. It is one of just eight known survivors and proof that the company’s Live Auction…

    New Zealand based 1934 Alvis, one of only eight survivors, sells with H&H Classics for £103,500
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    High-octane petroliana sets the pace at Morphy’s $1.2 million Gas & Oil auction, May 13-14

    DENVER, Pa. – It pays to advertise, but investing in rare oil and gas company advertising signage pays even better. That’s the conclusion that can be drawn from Morphy Auctions’ May 13-14 Automobilia & Petroliana sale, which garnered excellent prices across the board and totaled $1.2 million – 20% more…

    High-octane petroliana sets the pace at Morphy’s $1.2 million Gas & Oil auction, May 13-14
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    Classic car auctions upended by coronavirus

    The headquarters for Bring a Trailer, in San Francisco, Feb. 10, 2020. Car auctions that drew big, lucrative crowds have been canceled, and a market that is already growing more comfortable with online sales may find them more attractive in the future. Kenny Hurtado/The New York Times.by Robert C. Yeager…

    Classic car auctions upended by coronavirus
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    The Traditional Collector

    Fine and decorative art, as well as furniture and a vintage Ford car, are all available in The Traditional Collector event, presented by John Moran Auctioneers. A 1935 Ford V8 Deluxe Phaeton is one of the highlighted lots. It was restored in the 1980s, including a new coat of paint…

    The Traditional Collector
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    Morphy Auctions to roll out premium-grade automobilia/petroliana, May 13-14

    Outstanding Shell Gasoline two-piece porcelain neon sign with all four original mounting brackets, 61 x 54 x 6in. Estimate $9,000-$13,000. DENVER, PA.- For well over a century, the partnership of commercial art and groundbreaking technology has propelled American companies to global prominence by means of advertising signs. Whether depicting popular mascots…

    Morphy Auctions to roll out premium-grade automobilia petroliana, May 13-14
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    Barrett-Jackson to Premiere Online Only Auction Featuring Hand-Selected Vehicles, Automobilia Beginning on May 8, 2020

    Barrett-Jackson, The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions, will bring the Barrett Jackson experience to enthusiasts worldwide with its premiere online only auction beginning on May 8, 2020. Featuring approximately 75 premium, hand-selected collector vehicles and more than 250 pieces of authentic automobilia, the Barrett-Jackson Online Only May 2020 Auction will be run…

    Barrett-Jackson to Premiere Online Only Auction Featuring Hand-Selected Vehicles, Automobilia Beginning on May 8, 2020
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    Fine Art, Jewelry, Antiques, Asian & Mid-Century Auction

    Gerald Laing became a fixture in the British Pop Art movement while still attending university. He traveled to the United States in 1963 and met Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein. Just two years later, however, Laing turned his attention away from Pop Art to sculpture, which he would focus on…

    Rene Lalique Hirondelles Glass Chandelier
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    Property from the Estate of Doris Day at Julien's Auctions brings in nearly $3 million

    On offer was an exclusive collection of her most iconic costumes and memorabilia from her films and television shows and specials, furnishings and household items. LOS ANGELES, CA.-Julien’s Auctions announced that a total of nearly three million U.S. dollars was made in its two-day virtual online event Property from the Estate…

    Property from the Estate of Doris Day at Julien's Auctions brings in nearly $3 million
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    Four fast Fords add to the fun & interest of H&H Classics online-only auction

    1967 Ford Mustang 390 GT Fastback. Estimate: £60,000 - £70,000. LONDON.- For all Ford fans the next H&H Classics sale on April 29th offers a feast with no fewer than four Fast Fords to choose from. “If you are a fan of the model of Mustang immortalised by Steve McQueen's Lieutenant Frank Bullitt…

    Four fast Fords add to the fun & interest of H&H Classics online-only auction
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    The March Estate Auction

    Candlelight dominated the 18th century, particularly within the salons of the nobility. Brass was one of the widely-used alloys for Spanish candlesticks. One of the leading lots in the upcoming March Estate auction, to be presented by Leland Little, is a set of eight Spanish brass candlesticks. These items have…

    The March Gallery Auction
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    Early Spring Estates & Collections Auction

    Pablo Picasso, a painter, printmaker, sculptor, and ceramics artist, was an influential figure in 20th-century art. Picasso was among the pioneers of Cubism, in which he broke apart his subjects and reassembled them in an abstracted form. One of Picasso’s portraits of his wife Jacqueline is highlighted in the upcoming…

    ROBERT THIEN, ORCHID II STILL LIFE PHOTOGRAPH
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    Toys, Dolls, & Figural Cast Iron

    Morphy Auctions will present the upcoming Toys, Dolls, & Figural Cast Iron auction, offering over 1,200 lots over two days. A key piece on the first day is a Felix the Cat platform toy from 1926. The character, first created by Otto Messmer during the silent film era, made his…

    Toys, Dolls, & Figural Cast Iron
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    Living Contemporary

    The upcoming Living Contemporary auction, offered by Rago, features a collection of mid-century furniture, folk art, fine art, industrial ephemera, and vintage advertising signs. Among the highlights of the sale are works by German-American graphic artist and designer Tommi Parzinger. The 20th-century designer was considered a key creator of the Hollywood…

    Diederick Kraaijeveld, Skull-Vanitas
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    The Amelia Island Auction

    Ferrari, Bugatti, Jaguar, and Mercedes-Benz are some of the brands featured in the upcoming Amelia Island Auction. Presented by Bonhams, these vintage luxury vehicles once signified brand supremacy in their respective times and markets. One highlighted car is the 1932 Bugatti Type 55 SuperSport Roadster. The car was designed by…

    1967 Ferrari 330 GTS
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    Historic Lotus 19 Headlines the Silverstone Auctions Race Retro Classic Sale With Live Online Bidding on Proxibid

    OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Proxibid, the most trusted way to connect buyers and sellers of highly valued items, will be the exclusive provider of live online bidding when Silverstone Auctions kicks 2020 into high gear with its Race Retro Classic Sale. The auction, featuring a vast selection of automobilia and rare collector…

    Auction Daily, the World’s First Auction News Site, Announces Its Launch
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    Barrett-Jackson Celebrates Highest-Grossing Auction in 49-Year History With Over $141 Million in No Reserve Sales

    Mary Barra, Rick Hendrick, Simon Cowell and Other Captains of Industry Along With the Paul Walker Collection, Help Drive Record Sales SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Barrett-Jackson, The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions, kicked off its “Road to 50” – a year-long celebration toward the company’s 50th Anniversary – with its largest and most successful…

    Collector Car Auctions