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Medals belonging to Oliver Baldwin to be sold at Unique Auctions

Medals belonging to Oliver Baldwin to be sold at Unique Auctions

Lincoln Auctioneers Unique Auctions will be selling a set of First and Second World War medals awarded to Oliver Baldwin, 2nd Earl Baldwin of Bewdley (eldest son of Conservative Prime Minister Stanley Baldwin) consisting of War and Victory Medal (2nd Lieutenant O.R. Baldwin), 1939-45 Star, Africa Star, Defence Medal, 1939-45 War Medal […]

James Bond auction at Catawiki

James Bond auction at Catawiki

Catawiki have a small James Bond 007 auction which includes includes an Italian A View to a Kill quad poster featuring Roger Moore and Grace Jones, a James Bond Corgi car collection, but the lot which really grabbed out attention is a collection of five sealed 1960s Gilbert figures. This […]

Victorian Card Collection at Unique Auctions

Victorian Card Collection at Unique Auctions

A collection of some 150 Victorian card cases will be sold at auction at Unique Auctions New Years Day auction which as the name suggests is on the 1st January. The single owner collection features many fine examples including cards cases by renowned designer Nathaniel Mills and Japanese Shibayama examples. […]

1930s West Ham United Football Programmes

1930s West Ham United Football Programmes

An interesting collection of  mid-1930s West Ham home football programmes including matches against Blackburn (1936), Tottenham (1936) and Southampton (1937 and 1938) are up for auction at Unique Auctions of Lincoln’s New Years Day auction. The collection also includes a Red v Blues practice match. The football programmes which are […]

Christie’s to sell the personal collection of Audrey Hepburn

Christie’s to sell the personal collection of Audrey Hepburn

Christie’s will present the sale of the personal collection of Audrey Hepburn, the globally renowned and celebrated film and stage actress, fashion legend and humanitarian in London this September. The collection of one of the most famous and beloved stars in the history of film and fashion will be showcased […]

Steve Bonney Dinky Collection Sale Review

Steve Bonney Dinky Collection Sale Review

One of the finest Dinky Toy Collections sold in recent years went under the hammer on September 6th at Vectis Auction. The collection consisted of 700 lots of British Dinky cars, commercials, buses and military vehicles gatehered over 30 years by collector Steve Bonney. Overall the sale achieved a very healthy £180,000 […]

HM Bark Endeavour Replica to be sold at auction

HM Bark Endeavour Replica to be sold at auction

Lincoln Auctioneers, Unique Auctions are to auction a full size replica of the HM Bark Endeavour at the Antique & Collectors auction on the 28th August. The 400 tonne ship is only one of two full size replicas in the world, the one being sold is located in Stockton-on-Tees (not […]

Letters from Albert Einstein to his friend Michele Besso

Letters from Albert Einstein to his friend Michele Besso

A remarkable collection of letters from Albert Einstein to his closest friend, Michele Besso, will star in Christie’s Classic Week. Einstein: Letters to a friend, a dedicated online sale from 6 to 13 July, will present 50 lots from Einstein to Besso, with a further six letters offered in the Valuable Printed […]

Andy Warhol’s Soup Can with Can Opener (Vegetable) at Christies

Andy Warhol’s Soup Can with Can Opener (Vegetable) at Christies

Glenn O’Brien: “What’s your favourite painting of all your work?”  Warhol: “I guess the soup can.” Andy Warhol’s Big Campbell’s Soup Can with Can Opener (Vegetable), 1962 will star in Christie’s Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Sale on 17 May. One of the 20th-century’s most iconic images, Warhol’s ‘Campbell’s Soup […]

The Gary Moore Collection is Back In Town

The Gary Moore Collection is Back In Town

Guitars owned by ‘one of the greatest blues players of all time’ to be offered by Bonhams A group of guitars and vintage amps from the private collection of the late Thin Lizzy legend Gary Moore will be offered at Bonhams Entertainment Memorabilia sale at their Knightsbridge saleroom on 28 […]