6 Press Releases

Tag: WWI

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    Conflicts of the 19th and 20th Centuries

    The impacts of many 20th-century world conflicts continue to resonate today. From World War I and II to the Korean and Vietnam wars and the Cuban Revolution, Bonhams will offer collectors parts of this global history in the upcoming political memorabilia auction. Particularly featured is a 26th of July Movement…

    CBI AND KOREAN WAR TRENCH ART.
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    Fine Mélange Auction

    During and after World War I, the United States government issued a series of propaganda posters to fund the war effort. The Americans All! poster, designed by American illustrator Howard Chandler Christy, encouraged civilians to purchase war bonds that would later be paid back. On the right side of this…

    Vintage World War I Poster The Peace Loan 1919 Turner Auctions
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    Hilman Walker Collection of World War I & II Posters

    The USS Mahan (DLG-11) spent over 30 years in various deployments during the Vietnam War and other conflicts. A Farragut-class guided missile destroyer, the Mahan was named in honor of Rear Admiral Alfred Thayer Mahan, a renowned naval officer, author, and historian. The ship was scrapped in 2004 but was…

    Hilman Walker Collection of World War I & II Posters
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    Day 1: May VIP Collection, Online-Only Auction

    Although Joan Miró was influenced by several movements, including Fauvism, Cubism, and Dadaism, it was the Surrealist movement that stood out for the artist. A highly influential figure in 20th-century Spanish painting, Miró was a fantasy painter, ceramicist, printmaker, and designer. In describing his work, the artist once said: "The…

    Mid 20th century art glass decanter
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    Spectacular Spring Collector’s Choice Auction Day 1

    Showcased on the first day of the upcoming Spectacular Spring Collector’s Choice Auction is a vampire killing kit. This 19th-century set includes six wood stakes, a conforming mallet, two single-shot percussion pistols, a German Bible, three crucifixes, and several glass bottles of holy water, all in a Gothic-style wooden chest. …

    RARE ORIGINAL FORMULA ONE PAINTING WITH SIGNATURES
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    Sporting & Adirondack Auction, Day 1

    The first day of the Sporting & Adirondack Auction, offered by Duane Merrill & Company, includes antique and modern firearms, Native American items, Northeastern taxidermy, Lake Champlain decoys, sporting art, gold coins, and more. Featured in this auction is a Winchester Repeating Arms rifle from 1886. This piece was engraved…

    West Coast Inuit Carved Wolf Mask