91 Press Releases

Tag: Heritage Auctions

  • Auction Preview

    Illustration Art Signature Auction

    The Illustration Art Signature Auction, offered by Heritage Auctions, presents original art alongside pin-up posters, cover art, and other printed works. One of the available paintings is an untitled work by Patrick Nagel. An American artist who created popular illustrations, Nagel created work for both Playboy Magazine and the rock…

    Gil Elvgren (American, 1914-1980)
  • Auction Preview

    Prints & Multiples Signature Auction

    Roy Lichtenstein was an American Pop artist recognized for his work inspired by comic-strips, recognizable with its primary colors and black outlines. Lichtenstein’s print series titled Reflections sought to imitate illusions in glass and mirrors. The upcoming sale presented by Heritage Auctions showcases Reflections on Crash, a semi-abstract colored lithograph…

    Lee Jaffe (American, b. 1950) Jean-Michel
  • Auction Preview

    Error Coinage US Coins Month-Long Online Auction #60156

    The upcoming Error Coinage US Coins Month-Long Online Auction will present a 1973-S 50-cent Kennedy half-dollar. This mint error on a proof shows three visible strikes on each side with the date and mintmark indicated on the final strike. Also featured in this event, offered by Heritage Auctions, is a…

    Coinage US Coins Month-Long Online Auction #60156
  • Auction Preview

    The Jesse Lopez Dollar Collection US Coins Month-Long Online Auction

    Heritage Auctions will highlight a 1795 one-dollar draped bust coin in the upcoming online auction. This coin is slightly off-center with minimal wear. The detail is sharp despite remnants of adjustment marks on the Liberty portrait and along the borders; the definition of the stars and dentils is unaffected.  Featuring…

    1795 Draped Bust Dollar, XF40 B-14, BB-51, Off Center
  • Auction Preview

    The David Hall T206 Collection Part IV Sports Collectibles Catalog Auction #50027

    The fourth part of the David Hall T206 Sports Collectibles Catalog event, offered by Heritage Auctions, will offer more than 200 early baseball cards. The T206 is a designation for tobacco cards issued from 1909 to 1911. These cards were offered on cigarette cartons and loose tobacco packs through the…

    1909-11 T206 Sweet Caporal 350-30 Christy Mathewson
  • Auction Preview

    Urban Art Month-long Online Auction

    The upcoming Urban Art Monthly Auction, offered by Heritage Auctions, is anchored by several works from KAWS. Brian Donelly, known professionally as KAWS, is an American artist and designer. Featured in the sale are several examples of the artist’s signature Companion character. The figure is based on Mickey Mouse, with…

    KAWS (b. 1974) Resting Place Companion (Blac
  • Auction Preview

    Movie Posters Signature Auction

    After producing a string of horror movies that found success in the box office, including Dracula (1931) and Frankenstein (1931), Universal Pictures greenlit an adaptation of H.G. Wells' novel The Invisible Man. An original ‘style-B’ one-sheet poster for The Invisible Man (1933) is among the featured items in the upcoming…

    Casablanca (Warner Bros., R-1953). Folded
  • Auction Preview

    CGC-Certified Magazines Online Auction

    The CGC-Certified Magazines Online Auction, offered by Heritage Auctions, contains several early and rare editions of magazines and comics, especially early editions in the horror and monster genres. Among the featured comic issues is a copy of Vampirella #1, with a Frank Frazetta cover and frontispiece. The vampire character, Vampirella,…

    Cosmopolitan V146#3 (Various Publishers, 1959)
  • Auction Preview

    Photographs Monthly Online Auction

    The Photographs Monthly Online Auction, offered by Heritage Auctions, features photographs from Ansel Adams, among other noteworthy photographers. Work by Adams reproduced less frequently are available here, including Dogwood, Yosemite and Oaktree, Yosemite. Both his work and his advocacy promoted the idea of “pure” photography, favoring the use of the…

    Photographs Monthly Online Auction
  • Auction Preview

    Prints & Multiples Monthly Online

    The Prints & Multiples auction, offered by Heritage Auctions, is anchored by several well-known artists, including pieces by Melvin John Ramos. Ramos was an American figurative painter who specialized in female nudes, often emerging from or resting on unusual objects such as a candy bar wrapper, a Titleist golf ball,…

    Joan Miró (1893-1983). Le roi david, 1972. Etching and aquatint in colors on wove paper.
  • Auction Preview

    Fine & Rare Wine Wine Signature Auction - Beverly Hills

    Heritage Auctions will present over 1,000 lots in the upcoming Fine & Rare Wine Signature Auction – Beverly Hills. In this sale, a selection of cabernets, merlots, pinot noirs, and champagnes from the United States, France, Italy, and Australia can be found. Romanée-Conti wine is made in Domaine de la…

    Dom Perignon Vintage Champagne 2002
  • Auction Preview

    CAC Approved Coinage US Coins Month-Long Online Auction

    The upcoming CAC-Approved US Coins event, offered by Heritage Auctions, brings nearly 200 coins to the auction block. One of the featured lots is a 1924-5C Buffalo nickel. This coin replaced the Liberty Head nickel in 1913 and was designed by sculptor James E. Fraser. The buffalo on the back…

    1894-O 25C MS64+ PCGS. CAC.
  • Auction Preview

    Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Dallas

    In 1988, Sony made plans to partner with Nintendo to create an add-on for the Super Nintendo. Three years later, as the plans were coming closer to fruition, Nintendo grew dissatisfied with the contract and worked behind the scenes to partner with another company, Philips, instead. At the 1991 Consumer…

    The Avengers #4
  • Auction Preview

    Rare Books Signature Auction

    The Rare Books Signature Auction, offered by Heritage Auctions, includes a selection of over 450 books, documents, and related pieces of decorative art. This sale features The Federalist: A Collection of Essays, Written in Favour of the New Constitution, as Agreed Upon by the Federal Convention (later known as The…

    Thomas L. McKenney and James Hall. History of the Indian Tribes of North America.
  • Auction Preview

    The Charles Pease Collection Special Currency Online Auction

    In 1816, President James Madison authorized the establishment of the Second Bank of the United States. At the time, private banks were printing too much money, causing high inflation rates and creating the need for another state-run bank. A $100 bill from the Second Bank of the United States is…

    Newark, NJ- Newark Banking Company $5 Feb. 1, 1861
  • Auction Preview

    The Mackinaw Collection US Coins Month-Long Online Auction

    In 1905, President Theodore Roosevelt decided American coinage should be more decorative. He commissioned sculptor Augustus Saint-Gaudens for the initiative, and the result was the Saint-Gaudens double eagle coin. A 1931 Saint-Gaudens double eagle is highlighted in the upcoming US Coins event, offered by Heritage Auctions. The twenty-dollar coin shows…

    The 1931 is among the scarcest and most sought-after issues in the Saint-Gaudens double eagle
  • Auction Preview

    Americana & Political Signature Auction - Dallas

    Among the most noted events in American Wild West history was the “OK Corral” shootout in Arizona, which resulted from a dispute between rogue cowboys and several law enforcement officers. After the shootout, Wyatt Earp borrowed a shotgun from Fred Dodge and used it to kill "Curly Bill" Brocius. The…

    Miniature portrait of George Washington by William Birch
  • Auction Preview

    February 29 Vintage Photography Catalog Auction

    The Boston Red Sox sold Babe Ruth to the New York Yankees in late 1919. In New York, Ruth became one of the most well-known baseball players in history. A news photograph of Ruth and his first wife from an article announcing his move to New York is available in…

    1934 Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig & Joe McCarthy Original News
  • Auction Preview

    Winter Platinum Night Sports Collectibles Catalog Auction

    1937 is considered Lou Gehrig's final hall-of-fame-level year. He batted .351 with 37 home runs. The following year, his energy would be sapped by a condition then unknown to him, but later diagnosed as ALS. A Lou Gehrig game-worn jersey from that last full-strength season is available in the upcoming…

    1992 Toronto Blue Jays World Series Championship Large Format Trophy from The Devon White Collection
  • Auction Preview

    Design, Including Paul Rudolph’s Walker Guest House Replica Signature Auction – Dallas

    Presented in Heritage Auctions’ upcoming Design sale is a full-scale replica of Paul Rudolph’s Walker Guest House. Commissioned in 2015 by the Sarasota Architectural Foundation, the house is modeled after the architect’s original 1952-53 design with plywood, metal, glass, and rope. Rudolph was among the founding members of the Sarasota…

    John Morton Thomas (American, 21st Century). Untitled