Auction News

Highly Important Lalique from the Collection of Tsuyoshi Kajikawa

Highly Important Lalique from the Collection of Tsuyoshi Kajikawa

Christies, New York will offer a exemplary collection of works
by René Lalique—the most distinguished French artist
working in glass through the first four decades of the 20th century.

I read the news today, oh boy…

I read the news today, oh boy…

Original Lyrics
for John Lennon Masterpiece A Day In The Life to be Offered at
Auction

An Absolute Must for Movie Buffs

An Absolute Must for Movie Buffs

Vectis Auctions will
be holding a bumper sale on January 19th of approximately 200
lots which will include a single vendor collection of James Bond
and other TV and Film related items.

Review of Vectis Tinplate and Plastic Sale 9 December

Review of Vectis Tinplate and Plastic Sale 9 December


The latest Vectis Tinplate and Plastic sale held on Friday 9 December
at Thornaby was popular as ever, the sale attracted bids from
around the world with a final total of £105,000, this being
the best tinplate sale to date!

The Louis Leithold collection of vintage movie posters brings $425,000

The Louis Leithold collection of vintage movie posters brings $425,000

Collectors, connoisseurs
and movie-buffs alike packed the Sunset Boulevard galleries of
Bonhams & Butterfields on December 5, 2005 to take part in
the auction of vintage Hollywood film posters from the collection
of Louis Leithold — property from the noted educator, collector
and dealer was offered to a standing-room-only audience, bringing
more than $425,000.

Harry Potter first edition to make £1,500 at Bonhams seven years after publication

Harry Potter first edition to make £1,500 at Bonhams seven years after publication

Seven years after its arrival
in bookshops, the publishing phenomenon, Harry Potter and the
Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling, is estimated to attract bids
in the region of £1,000 – £1,500 at the next Bonhams
Sale of Books, Maps and Manuscripts in Edinburgh on December 14.

Henry Moore Mother & Child Fetches European Auction Record At Bonhams

Henry Moore Mother & Child Fetches European Auction Record At Bonhams


In
a jam-packed Bonhams saleroom in New Bond Street, the most important
sculpture by Henry Moore to appear at auction in recent years
sold for £1,069,600 (with premium) after intense bidding
today.

Have Yourself A Michelin-starred Christmas…Courtesy Of Bonhams

Have Yourself A Michelin-starred Christmas…Courtesy Of Bonhams


Bonhams’
sale of Fine Wines on 29 November 2005 offers buyers the
chance to snap up some incredible vintages just in time
for this year’s winter festivities.

BAFTA Presents…

BAFTA Presents…

Memorable props which have graced
popular films have been generously donated by Supporters of The
British Academy of Film and Television Arts to raise funds for
the charity and will be sold as part of the Rock n Roll &
Film Memorabilia sale at Bonhams Auctioneers in Knightsbridge
on Wednesday 16 November 2005.

The Leithold Legacy – The Louis Leithold Collection of Vintage Film Posters at Bonhams & Butterfields in LA on December 5

The Leithold Legacy – The Louis Leithold Collection of Vintage Film Posters at Bonhams & Butterfields in LA on December 5

International fine arts auctioneers
Bonhams & Butterfields is pleased to announce an incredible
single-owner sale of vintage film posters set for December 5,
2005 in Los Angeles. The Louis Leithold Collection contains nearly
2,000 film posters — titles spanning the history of cinema, from
the silent era to contemporary blockbusters.