9 Press Releases

Tag: German

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    Arms & Armor | Ancient - 20th Century

    Nephrite, a type of jade, occurred naturally in remote parts of the South Island, whence it was traded and exchanged throughout New Zealand, barter, and war. Due to its rarity and beauty, nephrite was used to make valued ornaments and working tools, such as adzes, chisels, and short clubs. Even…

    19th C. German Iron Sallet Helmet
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    European Furniture & Decorative Arts

    In 1878, Edward C. Moore, design director and head of the silver workshops at Tiffany & Co., created a champlevé enamel after-dinner service. Champlevé is the technique of removing silver from an item’s surface to create a space for enamel. Moore's Saracenic designs, which used shaded and matte-finished enamels, were…

    Zsolnay Pecs Green Lustre Eosin Glazed Vase
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    Worlds Beyond: Fine Books and Manuscripts

    Items included in the upcoming Fine Books and Manuscripts auction, offered by Christie’s, range from medieval illustrations and classics of Russian and German literature to early maps and atlases. Among the items up for auction is David Roberts’ copy of what many consider to be his greatest work, titled The…

    Anonymous French artist
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    NYINC World & Ancient Coins Signature Auction- New York

    The Una and the Lion gold five-pound piece of 1839 had a mintage of just 400 coins. This coin is leading the upcoming NYINC World & Ancient Coins Signature Auction, presented by Heritage Auctions. On one side, the coin depicts William Wyon’s portrait of Queen Victoria. The reverse is also…

    German New Guinea- German Colony. Wilhelm II gold Proof 20 Mark 1895-A PR64 Cameo NGC
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    Antiques and Accessories

    Chippendale Slant-lid Secretary is one of many antique pieces of furniture available at the upcoming sale by Eldred’s Auction. The style of Chippendale furniture is the item’s specialty along with the curly maple used for its making. The piece provides a glimpse of Chinese and Anne Queen furniture together, as…

    MARILYN CALDWELL Connecticut, Contemporary/Auctiondaily
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    Lifetime Coll. Of Dr. Albert K. and Ruth C. Rogers

    Holiday trees, in the 18th century, were adorned with apples, gilded and natural fruits, nuts, candles, and presents. It was during 1848 that the first glass ornament appeared as Christmas decorations. Like an antique, shiny, pear-shaped Kugel ornament. This rare find is valuable with the highest estimation of $ 4,000.…

    Hess Auction Group.
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    Fine Art, Furniture & Decorative Art

    Explore a variety of fine art and furniture from estates across the US in the upcoming Fine Art, Furniture & Decorative Art Auction offered by Gray’s Auctioneers. A limited-edition Van Cleef and Arpels Alhambra necklace is the highest valued item in the auction. Designed in 1968, the Alhambra necklace was…

    THERESA KNOWLES, (AMERICAN, 1918-2008) - RURAL LANDSCAPE/Auctiondaily
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    2019 July 11 Monthly Fine & Decorative Art Signature Auction

    Nudes along with a collection of antique silverware, glassware and painted ceramics from Heritage can be seen and had at the 2019 July 11 Monthly Fine & Decorative Art Signature Auction   #241928. Paintings of female nudes from figurative painter, Melvin John Ramos with realist and abstract elements in his art,…

    PR-338 Herigate Monthly Fine & Decorative Art Signature Auction
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    European Furniture & Decorative Art

    The European Furniture & Decorative Arts auction by Skinner features over 600 decorative pieces including fine china, silver, and ceramics, as well as furniture of the 18th through 20th centuries. With bids beginning from $50 to $7,500, the auction has a variety of categories and price points for European ware. …