8 Press Releases

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    Bonhams Presents Wendy and Les Fisher’s Collection of Canadian Inuit Art

    Dr. Les Fisher, director of Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago, Illinois, and his late wife Wendy acquired an extensive collection of Canadian Inuit art over the years. Bonhams will offer items from the couple’s collection in an upcoming auction of Canadian Inuit art. Headlining the auction is a painting by…

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    “American Classics and Signed Letters at Potter & Potter”

    In 1939, Raymond Chandler published his novel The Big Sleep. The first to feature hardboiled detective Philip Marlowe, the book later inspired a classic film by the same title starring Humphry Bogart and Lauren Bacall. A first edition, first printing copy of this American classic is currently up for bid…

    CHANDLER, Raymond (1888–1959). The Big Sleep
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    Charlton Hall Galleries Offers Van Cleef & Arpels Jewelry and More From Estate of Katrina Hickox Becker

    Several Van Cleef & Arpels jewelry pieces highlight the offerings from the estate of Katrina Hickox Becker, presented by Charlton Hall Galleries. This includes a Van Cleef & Arpels emerald and diamond brooch. At its center is a 3.0-carat Colombian emerald, surrounded by eight smaller emeralds and several diamonds. Also…

    Magnificent Van Cleef & Arpels emerald and diamond brooch, Special Order
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    American Indian Art

    Native Americans have been known for their expressive works of art for hundreds of years. This art often showcases social customs as well as political and military systems. Cowan’s Auctions is showcasing works from a variety of Native American tribes in the upcoming sale, including Sioux, Southern Cheyenne, Navajo, Apache,…

    Nez Perce-Cayuse Beaded Buffalo Hide Blanket Strip
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    Decoy and Sporting Art Sale | Session One

    In the first session of the upcoming Decoy and Sporting Art Sale, offered by Guyette and Deeter, the collection of Dr. Lloyd T. Griffith will be featured. This is the third of four auctions to present items from his collection. One of the key lots is a complete set of…

    Pair of ringbills, Willie Carmadell, Des Allemandes, Louisiana.
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    Fine Books and Manuscripts

    In this auction of Fine Books and Manuscripts, Swann Auction Galleries offers a dizzying number of high-value books, manuscripts, and signatures by and about well-known figures. Just a fraction of the famous names appearing here should be enough to pique the interest of any collector: Aaron Burr, Robert E. Lee,…

    PHILLIPS, TOM. The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri, Inferno/Auctiondaily
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    The Summer Sale

    As the first day wraps up with spirited lots, the second day of the auction will be ready to surprise you. Separating itself from the crowd of items, is a rare lighthouse clock by Simon Willard & sons, with the highest estimated value of $90,000; this antique piece is believed…

    The Summer Sale/Auctiondaily
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    The Summer Sale

    An abstract master class by Charles Green Shaw is a fabulous oil on canvas being featured in the first day of Summer Sale offered by Eldred's. The two-day auction is a selection of over 850 lots of items, alluring auction buyers to stand by and admire each item on display.…

    Summer Sale by Eldreds