Monthly Archives: October 2014

Guess What – October 2014

Guess What - October 2014

Guess What – October 2014 Contemporary — guaranteed to confuse! by Bob Cahn – “The Primitive Man” Early, ancient or antique doesn’t necessarily have to qualify for the monthly GUESS WHAT spotlight — and this is one of those instances. As long as the eye creates the confusion, we have a probable contestant: a series […]

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Kashmir sapphire ring, $129,800, Michaan’s

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Kashmir sapphire ring, $129,800, Michaan’s

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Kashmir sapphire ring, $129,800, Michaan’s Results of Recent Auctions From Around the World A-3.70 carat natural, certified sapphire stone in a deep royal blue hue, held in a diamond and platinum ring, sold for $129,800 at a Fine Furniture, Decorative Arts & Jewelry Auction held June 6 by Michaan’s Auctions in Alameda, […]

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: The Phantom movie poster, $203,150, Heritage Auctions

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: The Phantom movie poster, $203,150, Heritage Auctions

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: The Phantom movie poster, $203,150, Heritage Auctions Results of Recent Auctions From Around the World A rare original one-sheet poster for the 1925 horror classic The Phantom of the Opera, one of only four known, sold for $203,150 at a Vintage Movie Posters Signature Auction held July 19-20 by Heritage Auctions in […]

The Best of Ed Welch – Studying Gold Related Collectibles

The Best of Ed Welch - Studying Gold Related Collectibles

The Best of Ed Welch – Studying Gold Related Collectibles The Business of Doing Business in Antiques By Ed Welch I have been studying golf related antiques and collectibles for more than a year. I have compiled selling records from eBay and other online auctions. I have purchased auction catalogs with realized prices and I […]

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Louis Apol oil painting, $16,000, Richard D. Hatch

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Louis Apol oil painting, $16,000, Richard D. Hatch

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Louis Apol oil painting, $16,000, Richard D. Hatch Results of Recent Auctions From Around the World A 45 inch by 32 inch winter landscape original oil painting in a period gilt frame by Dutch artist Louis Franciscus Hendrik Apol (1850-1936) sold for $16,000 at an auction held May 23-24 by Richard D. […]

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Wedgwood Dragon King vase, $74,062, James D. Julia, Inc.

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Wedgwood Dragon King vase, $74,062, James D. Julia, Inc.

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Wedgwood Dragon King vase, $74,062, James D. Julia, Inc. Results of Recent Auctions From Around the World A Wedgwood Dragon King vase, the largest piece of Fairyland Lustre Wedgwood ever made, sold for $74,062 at a Glass & Lamp Auction held June 11-12 by James D. Julia, Inc., in Fairfield, Me. Also, […]

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Three sterling sculptures, $18,368, Crescent City

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Three sterling sculptures, $18,368, Crescent City

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Three sterling sculptures, $18,368, Crescent City Results of Recent Auctions From Around the World Three early 20th century Continental sterling sculptures of jousting knights on horseback (one shown), with ivory faces and decorated with cabochon agate stones, sold for $18,368 at an Estates Auction held July 26-27 by Crescent City Auction Gallery […]

Journal of Antiques and Collectibles October 2014

Journal of Antiques and Collectibles October 2014 Issue

Journal of Antiques and Collectibles October 2014 Issue features “Four Centuries of Quilts”, “A Celebration of American Quilts”, and “Antique Picture Frames” by Stuart Schneider. To read these great articles, along with favorites like “Gavels N’ Paddles”, “Guess What?“,  and more, subscribe to the Journal of Antiques and Collectibles and be sure you don’t miss […]