13 Press Releases

Tag: Figurines

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    2-Day Ceramic Auction, Day 1

    The first day of the upcoming two-day Ceramic Auction, offered by Whitley’s Auctioneers, will present figurines and porcelains by Royal Doulton and other companies. Doulton & Co. was formed in 1815. Originally specializing in storage jars and tankards, they later expanded to make pipes for drains and other bathroom-related ceramics.…

    ROYAL DOULTON FIGURINE, ROSEANNA HN1926
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    President's Weekend Gallery Auction

    Leland Little presents a selection of decorative arts, Asian arts and antiques, and collectibles in the upcoming Presidents’ Gallery Weekend Auction. Featured is a LeCoultre Atmos clock. The clock was invented in 1928 by Swiss engineer Jean-Léon Reutter, who desired to create a clock that would run forever. The result…

    President's Weekend Gallery Auction
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    Exceptional Antiquities, Asian, Ethnographic

    Osiris— the god of fertility and the dead— was among the popularly worshiped gods in ancient Egypt. The legend associated with Osiris tells that he was killed by his brother Seth to acquire his crown, but was later revived by his wife and sister. The upcoming auction presented by Artemis…

    Roman Marble Relief of Minerva & Arachne, Art Loss Cert
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    Decorative and Fine Arts

    The upcoming Decorative and Fine Arts auction presented by Bunte Auction Services, Inc. features works from Chema Cobo, Jose Royo, Edna Hibel, Cao Yong, Thomas Kinkade, and others. The auction will also present collectibles, including Staffordshire pottery, Royal Doulton figurines, and vintage clothing. Featured furniture lots range from a terracotta…

    CHINESE PORCELAIN VASE
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    DuMouchelles Saturday, January 18th Auction

    Danish silversmith Georg Jensen first established his Copenhagen brand in 1904. He was greatly influenced by Art Nouveau silhouettes as well as then-burgeoning Modernism; both would ultimately contribute to his signature aesthetic. Two items by Georg Jensen are highlighted in the upcoming auction offered by DuMouchelles: a cosmos pattern seven-piece…

    NATURAL RUBY & DIAMOND, GOLD KNOT RING
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    DuMouchelles Friday, January 17th Auction

    DuMouchelles’ upcoming auction will feature a variety of coins, firearms, rugs, jewelry, and collectibles. Rising to the top of the auction is a Shield-Nickel coin from the 1880s. This version was one of the last Shield Nickel editions ever produced. The coin featured in the auction is among the only…

    PAUL FRANCOIS CHOPPIN STONEWARE BUST, H 13", W 14"
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    Home and Interiors Auction Day 1, 121819

    Sculpted of aluminum and measuring seven feet tall, Manuel Carbonell’s sculpture of two mythological tritons and a nymph is highlighted in the upcoming auction presented by Whitley’s Auctioneers. The first day of the Home and Interiors Auction offers fine and decorative art, glasswork, and collectibles. The sculpture at auction was…

    Home and Interiors Auction Day 1
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    Home and Interiors Day 2, 112319

    Lenci factory figurines are among Italy’s signature creations. These ceramic figures, particularly those in the Art Deco style, were based on the fashion tastes of Italian designers. Day two of the Home and Interiors auction presented by Whitley's Auctioneers features a Lenci Art Deco figure of Ave Maria by Helen…

    DOULTON LAMBETH MARQUETERY NEOCLASSICAL VASE
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    Online Only Decorative Arts

    Pook & Pook Inc.’s auction Online Only Decorative Arts features a staggering 850 lots replete with American history.  Containing classic pieces of domestic life such as Victorian children squeak toys and redware molds, this unusual auction provides glimpses into historical American households.  There are creative pieces of folk art that…

    Online only Decorative Arts/AuctionDaily
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    The Art of China: Featuring the Arnhold Collection

    Private collectors often amass an impressive amount of art in their lifetime. The Art of China auction, presented by Christie’s, primarily contains Chinese figurines, vases, and plates from the collection of the late Gerard Arnhold. Arnhold was a German-Brazilian entrepreneur whose contributions to the arts include serving as the president…

    A SMALL SPINACH-GREEN JADE VASE
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    Discovery Sale

    A dragon wraps its way around a blue vase with white daisies in bloom. This is the description of one of 700 lots in the upcoming Discovery Sale auction offered by Whitley’s. Lots in this auction range from vases and stoneware to jugs in the shape of William Shakespeare. For…

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    Fantastic antique and art auction

    At the Fantastic antique and art auction by Antique Place, you will find a wide variety of decorative art, fine art, Asian art and antiques, collectibles, furniture, and more. Featured is a beautiful bronze figurine called Danseuse Espagnole, of a lady with colorful attire that really pops. Made by Prof.…

    Fantastic antique and art auction
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    Art, Design and Collectibles Part I – No Reserve

    The Art Deco period was marked with colors and hope, a joyful style to usher in 20th century optimism. The ceramics and porcelains that emerged from this period are especially representative of its delicate beauty and fineness. Whitley’s offers the upcoming Art, Design and Collectibles auction as a sweeping take…