Tag Archives: Ken Hall

Peter Beard triptych, $662,500, Christie's

Peter Beard triptych, $662,500, Christie’s Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far A 1968 gelatin silver print triptych with ink, blood handwork, snakeskin and collage elements by Peter Beard, titled Orphan Cheetah Triptych, sold for $662,500 at a Photographs sale held Oct. 4-5 by Christie’s in New York. It was a new […]

Kennedy Cabinet chairs, $146,500, Sotheby's

Kennedy Cabinet chairs, $146,500, Sotheby’s Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far Two Cabinet room chairs from the Kennedy Administration, with an autograph letter of presentation signed by Jacqueline Kennedy, sold for $146,500 at a sale of items from the estate of Robert McNamara held Oct. 23 by Sotheby’s in New York. […]

Picasso linoleum cut, $102,000, Swann Gall

Picasso linoleum cut, $102,000, Swann Gall Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far A 1962 color linoleum cut by Pablo Picasso, titled Tete de Femme (Portrait de Jacqueline de Face II) sold for $102,000 at a sale of 19th and 20th Century Prints and Drawings held Sept. 21 by Swann Galleries in […]

Cartier pearl necklace, $281,000, Skinner, Inc.

Cartier pearl necklace, $281,000, Skinner, Inc. Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far A pearl necklace with an Art Deco platinum and diamond clasp by Cartier sold for $281,000 at a Fine Jewelry Sale held Sept. 11 by Skinner, Inc., in Boston, Mass. Also, a natural pearl necklace with 77 pearls soared […]

Ruby and diamond ring, $5,462, Richard D. Hatch

Ruby and diamond ring, $5,462, Richard D. Hatch Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far A ruby and diamond ring set in 14kt gold with a 10.25-ct. oval ruby surrounded by 34 diamonds and with an appraised value of $16,279 sold for $5,462 at a multi-estate auction held Sept. 29-30 by Richard […]

Large moon rock, $330,000, Heritage

Large moon rock, $330,000, Heritage Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far The fourth largest piece of the Moon ever made available to the public sold for $330,000 at a Natural History Signature Meteorite Auction held Oct. 14 at the Fletcher Sinclair Mansion in New York City by Heritage Auctions, based in […]

Kyser & Rex 'Mikado' bank, $198,000, Morphy Auctions

Kyser & Rex ‘Mikado’ bank, $198,000, Morphy Auctions Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far A Kyser & Rex ‘Mikado’ cast-iron mechanical bank in the rare blue variation sold for $198,000 in a sale of Antique Toys, Banks, Dolls and Sports Memorabilia held Sept. 13-15 by Morphy Auctions in Denver, Pa. Also, […]

Copy of Declaration, $10,620; Archives Int'l

Copy of Declaration, $10,620; Archives Int’l Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far A circa-1840s Peter Force copy of the Declaration of Independence sold for $10,620 at an auction held Oct. 20-21 and Oct. 23 by Archives International Auctions in New York City (at the Museum of American Finance) and Fort Lee, […]

Wurlitzer PianOrchestra, $120,000, Showtime Auc.

Wurlitzer PianOrchestra, $120,000, Showtime Auc. Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far A 1905 Wurlitzer Style 17 PianOrchestra in excellent working condition, with about 40 Style #17 rolls, sold for $120,000 at an auction held Oct. 5-7 by Showtime Auction Services in Ann Arbor, Mich. Also, an early 1800s Ephraim Thayer hand-drawn, […]

Colt SAA Sheriff's Model, $201,125, James D. Julia

Colt SAA Sheriff’s Model, $201,125, James D. Julia Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far A factory-engraved Colt SAA Sheriff’s Model built for legendary Western lawman Jeff Davis Milton in 1916 sold for $201,125 at a Firearms Auction held Oct. 1-2 by James D. Julia in Fairfield, Me. Also, a cased 1st […]