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Category: Toys & Games

  • Auction Industry

    Items From NYC Estate Of Lucy Jarvis And Others Featured in Schwenke Auctioneers September 20th Auction

    On Sunday, September 20th at 1:00PM Schwenke Auctioneers will hold its Autumn Fine Estates Auction with an offering of over 600 lots from estates and collectors, with diverse and eclectic prime items in many categories. The sale features one hundred twenty-five lots of Asian and European fine and decorative arts from the…

    Items From NYC Estate Of Lucy Jarvis And Others Featured in Schwenke Auctioneers September 20th Auction
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    Disneyland: The First 65 Years - Day 2

    An original roller coaster car from the Space Mountain ride at Disneyland is featured on the second day of the upcoming Disneyland: The First 65 Years event, presented by Van Eaton Galleries. Space Mountain debuted in 1977 as Disneyland’s second roller coaster. It also expanded the offerings at the park’s…

    Vintage Walt Disney Donald Sitting on Coffee Mug Handle
  • Auction Industry

    Pedal Car Collection Drives to Auction: Know Before You Bid

    RM Sotheby’s Presents Items from the Collection of Bruce Callis Lincoln-Zephyr pedal car. Photo from RM Sotheby’s. Collector Bruce Callis originally bought and restored pedal cars as a way to spend more time with his grandson, Michael Ready. “I can remember working with Papa in his garage,” says Michael. "I…

    Pedal Car Collection Drives to Auction Know Before You Bid-1
  • Auction Result

    Miller & Miller's May 9th auction featured everything from antique sewing machines to car hood ornaments

    NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – An exceedingly rare Dominion Cartridge Company ammunition board, produced in Canada in the 1930s, sold for $4,500, and antique and vintage sewing machines from the world-class collection of Carl Koenig brought nice high prices in an online Signs, Toys & Historic Objects auction held May…

    Miller & Miller's May 9th auction featured everything from antique sewing machines to car hood ornaments
  • Auction Result

    Frank Frazetta’s Painting, Bernie Wrightson Original Art Boost Heritage Comics & Comic Art Auction Above $9 Million

    Results soar in first auction of Wata-certified Atari video games DALLAS, Texas (May 5, 2020) – The Frank Frazetta The Serpent (aka "Aros") Paperback Novel Cover Painting Original Art (Paperback Library, 1967) and Bernie Wrightson Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley's Frankenstein Front Endpapers Illustration Original Art (late 1970s) sparked furious bidding to lead Heritage Auctions’ Comics & Comics Art Auction to $9,099,710…

    Frank Frazetta’s Painting, Bernie Wrightson Original Art Boost Heritage Comics & Comic Art Auction Above $9 Million
  • Dealers

    Five For Friday: Collecting Vintage Christmas Items with The Golden Glow of Christmas Past

    Cover of the February 2020 edition of The GLOW Magazine. Photo courtesy of The Golden Glow of Christmas Past. Christmas is often called "the most wonderful time of the year." Given the current spate of bad news, we thought sharing the joy, fun, and nostalgia associated with holiday collectibles could…

    Five For Friday Collecting Vintage Christmas Items with The Golden Glow of Christmas Past
  • Auction Industry

    Five For Friday: It’s Business as Unusual for Potter & Potter Auctions

    How has the COVID-19 pandemic affected auction house operations and strategies? Auction Daily checked in with Gabe Fajuri, President of Potter & Potter Auctions in Chicago, to get a snapshot of how one company is adapting to the new business realities of social distancing during the global health crisis.  Photo…

    Five For Friday It’s Business as Unusual for Potter & Potter Auctions3
  • Auction Industry

    Bertoia's May 7-8 auction features Atlantique City promoter's estate collection of European antique toys

    Circa 1929 Vindex Oldsmobile coach, salesman’s sample, 6in long. Provenance: Dmitri Ilyinsky collection, Donald Kaufman collection. Estimate $3,500-$5,500. VINELAND, NJ.- Toy and bank collections of exceptional quality and distinguished provenance will cross the auction block at Bertoia’s on May 7-8. The Thursday/Friday sessions are bumper to bumper with high-end automotive, comic character, European…

    Bertoia's May 7-8 auction features Atlantique City promoter's estate collection of European antique toys
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    Traditional Antiques with a Modern Twist

    In the Los Angeles area, Lee Stanton’s STASH warehouse and showroom are established landmarks of the home design scene. Stanton, a 30-year collector of European antiques, mixes vintage pieces with modern and industrial works. This combination of new and old will be presented in the upcoming Traditional Antiques with a…

    TUFTED LEATHER ARM CHAIR
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    Luxury Asset Auction: Featuring Property from the Estate of William B. Ruger Jr.

    Witherell's will present a selection of furniture and home décor in the upcoming Luxury Asset Auction. Highlights of the sale include furniture from the Herter Brothers. Commissioned by personalities such as President Ulysses S. Grant, the firm is particularly known for its gilt cabinets. Offered in this auction is a…

    Luxury Asset Auction: Featuring Property from the Estate of William B. Ruger Jr.
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    Le Grand New Year's Day Auction

    Le Grand New Year’s Day Auction presented by Thos. Cornell Galleries, Ltd. will feature an array of American and French mid-century and Modern furniture and accessories. Featured in the sale are antique French clocks, paintings, paper prints, Oriental rugs, sterling silver, and more. Highlighted in the sale is a 19th-century…

    18TH C. CHIPPENDALE MAHOGANY BOSTON 4 DRAWER CHEST WITH CLAW FEET
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    Antiques from Estates & Collections

    Jean-Michel Basquiat is considered to be one of America’s most influential Modern artists. Through his definitive style, the artist explored a new genre of expression. Basquiat eventually made his way to fame during the 1980s by challenging social perceptions of race, poverty, and politics through his work. New Haven Auctions’…

    Rare Old Sleepy Eye Figural Metal Trade Sign
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    New York City Estate Auction, January 19

    Showplace Antique + Design Center presents a unique collection of estate jewelry and timepieces in their upcoming auction. Pearl and diamond jewelry pieces of unusual shapes and designs are the highlight of the auction. Among them, offered at the highest estimate, is a 22k yellow hammered gold & rubies bangle…

    Eames Herman Miller Lounge Chair & Ottoman
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    Doyle+Design

    The Doyle+Design auction offered by Doyle will showcase contemporary and modern design, furniture, and works from makers of the 20th and 21st centuries. Standing out in the furniture and design offerings are pieces from Tiffany Studios, Jacques Adnet, Max Ingrand for Fontana, Jean-Michel Frank, and more. The leading lot of…

    Doyle+Design
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    Winter Comic & Toy Auction

    The Winter Comic & Toy Auction will be offered by . Featured in this sale are original blueprints from science fiction movies, including a drawing used to produce Star Wars: Episode IV. The available lot shows the floor plan of the Death Star’s main bay. This blueprint, along with others…

    Jack Schylling Collectors Series Blue Bird Racer
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    Online Only Decorative Arts

    From rocking chairs and German jugs to American furniture and paintings, Pook & Pook, Inc. will offer a selection of antique furniture, fine art, and decorative accessories in their upcoming Online Only Decorative Arts auction. Vintage sterling silver flatware is particularly highlighted, including patterns such as lotus and Chantilly. Corresponding…

    Painted hanging cupboard
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    20th Century Design

    The 20th Century Design auction, offered by Skinner, presents nearly 600 lots. These pieces range from New York hotel decorations to Art Deco tables once owned by John Lennon and Yoko Ono. The Barbizon-Plaza Hotel in New York City was designed specifically for musicians and artists. The hard work paid…

    20th Century Design
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    Miller & Haas: Steam Engines & Comic Books

    The upcoming Miller & Haas: Steam Engines & Comic Books auction is offered by Turner Auctions + Appraisals LLC.  This sale is assembled from the collections of Craig Miller and Robert Haas, featuring vintage steam engines, toy trains, and other antique toys. This auction will include engines and turbines as…

    Two vintage steam roller toys.