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    Spring Auction

    The velocipede is typically considered the first bicycle and was patented in 1818 by Karl Drais. It featured solid rubber tires and long spokes on the front wheel to provide a faster and more comfortable ride. The Victor high wheel velocipede was later developed by the Overman Wheel Company of…

    20TH C. DESIGN, FINE PORCELAIN, FINE ART, SILVER & MORE
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    The Spring Sale: Day 1

    Roy Cross’ paintings and illustrations are known for their realistic portrayals of marine life. One of his works is featured on the first day of the upcoming Spring Sale, presented by Eldred's. The oil on canvas piece is titled Constitution Captures Java 1812 and depicts the capture of the HMS…

    ELDRED WHEELER DUNLAP-STYLE HIGHBOY
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    Country Americana

    Canton porcelain has been exported to the West since the 1600s. Toward the end of the 18th century, Canton porcelain decorated the homes of many wealthy Americans. The blue and white pieces are known to have decorated the tables of Martha and George Washington. The upcoming Country Americana Auction, presented…

    Country Americana
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    Modern Design Auction

    The Italian-American sculptor, Bruno Lucchesi, is known for his terra cotta and bronze sculptures. Lucchesi has won several awards and commissions, completing works for the Bank of America and Italy’s Amerigo Vespucci bridge. He often depicts contemplative female figures in his works. Available in the Modern Design Auction offered by Uniques…

    BARBARA HEPWORTH STYLE WOOD SCULPTURE. LG MODERNIST WOO
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    Modern Masters: Chefs-d’œuvre d’une Collection Privée

    The upcoming Modern Masters: Chefs-d’œuvre d’une Collection Privée auction by Sotheby’s will present art and design by European artists such as Marcel Coard, Alberto Giacometti, Jean-Michel Frank, Gustav Miklos, Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann, Jean Dunand, and more. Highlighted in the sale is the Chaise Longue ‘aux Skis’ by Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann. Designed in…

    Modern Masters: Chefs-d’œuvre d’une Collection Privée
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    Emporium Auction

    From the estate of Dr. Phillip George, the collection of more than 500 pieces captures the creative spirit of Emporium Auction. This auction by Brunk Auctions is a blend of diverse designs and styles, tracing back from 18th to 20th century, from Historical Staffordshire pitcher to modern prints.  Leading the auction is a Sarab gallery…

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    The Michael J Kittredge Collection

    The Michael J Kittredge Collection auction offered by Rafael Osona Auctions features many furnishings from the Kittredge family estate “ACKlandia” on Nantucket Island.  After amassing a large fortune in the candle business, the Kittredges formed the Kittredge Foundation, supporting many Massachusetts hospitals and schools, and cultivated a large decorative arts…