11 Press Releases

Tag: John Moran Auctioneers

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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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    California Living

    Antonio Jacobsen, also known as the “Audubon of steam vessels,” painted over 6,000 ships in his lifetime. Clients chose Jacobsen both for his commitment to accuracy and his low cost, charging a rate of about five dollars per piece ($130 today, when adjusted for inflation). A profile of a sailing…

    A Fulper Pottery vase
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    Art of the American West

    The upcoming Art of the American West auction, offered by John Moran Auctioneers, will particularly showcase Native American jewelry, blankets, oil paintings, and more. A Navajo Second-Phase Chief’s blanket is highlighted. These blankets were predominately worn by men of stature – usually chiefs. In 1850, the second phase of the…

    Art of the American West
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    Timeless Taxco

    American-born silver designer William Spratling came to be known as the “Father of Mexican Silver” due to his contributions to the Mexican silver industry. One of the leading lots in the upcoming Timeless Taxco auction, to be presented by John Moran Auctioneers, is an 18-karat gold beaded necklace designed by Spratling. The necklace…

    A Fred Davis Silver And Amethyst Cuff Bracelet
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    The Traditional Collector

    M. Welte & Söhne was an instrument production house that helped develop automatic instruments and orchestrions. Large organs that can synthesize the sound of other instruments, orchestrions have complex inner workings made of rolled paper and radiating pipes. During the mid-19th century, orchestrions became a status symbol and indicator of…

    The Traditional Collector
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    Luxury, Couture & Accessories

    The upcoming Luxury, Couture & Accessories auction presented by John Moran Auctioneers will include 140 lots of luxury goods, clothing, and handbags. Extending from the 1950s through the present, the selection features Hermès scarves, bags, and accessories along with a collection of clothing from American and French designers. These include…

    Pierre Cardin Black Velvet Evening Dress
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    Prints & Multiples

    John Moran Auctioneers presents the upcoming Prints and Multiples auction, including screenprints, lithographs, silkscreens, and woodcuts. The work of artists such as Andy Warhol, Pablo Picasso, Marc Chagall, and Damien Hirst will be available. Especially highlighted is Warhol’s screenprint titled Kachina Dolls. The toys shown in this piece were originally…

    ANDY WARHOL (1928-1987 AMERICAN)
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    20th Century Art + Design

    From Surrealism to optical art, John Moran Auctioneers offers a wide variety of fine art pieces in their upcoming 20th Century Art + Design auction. This includes works from the eras of Modernism, Impressionism, and abstract art, in addition to pieces of furniture, decorative art, and sculpture. One featured lot…

    VIOLA FREY (1933-2004 OAKLAND, CA)
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    California & American Fine Art

    On November 3rd, John Moran Auctioneers will present two auctions: California Living and California & American Fine Art. The California & American Fine Art auction features 60 pieces by artists who lived in California, most notably landscape paintings by William Wendt and Granville Redmond. Meanwhile, the California Living auction offers…

    JAMES FETHEROLF (1925-1994 CAMARILLO, CA)/Auctiondaily
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    REdesigned

    For those looking to refurbish and revive a space, whether it is a room or a home or an office, the upcoming REdesigned auction will offer a wide selection of fine art and furniture, décor including paintings from some artistic masters. John Moran Auctioneers are presenting seascape by romantic painter…

    EDUARD VEITH (1856-1925 AUSTRIAN)/Auctiondaily
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    Art of the American West

    The Art of the American West Auction by John Moran Auctioneers offers a wide array of Western and Native American art and objects. The list includes Western-genre paintings and American landscapes spanning from the 19th century to contemporary, bronzes and sculptures by Western and Native American artists, Navajo weavings, and…

    John Moran Auctioneers