Auction News

The Angling Library of John Simpson

The Angling Library of John Simpson

Bonhams
presents the Angling Library of John Simpson, described by Classic
Angling as “the sale of the decade”.

Americana week at Sothebys

Americana week at Sothebys

On
January 21st, over 200 pieces of English salt-glazed stoneware
will be offered from The Collection of Bernard and Judith Newman.

George Washington’s Letters

George Washington’s Letters

Sotheby’s
will sell an exceedingly rare group of letters written by
George Washington in its sale of Property of the Goddard
Family on January 22, 2005 in New York.

Somewhere over the rainbow: Bonhams sells Judy Garland’s gingham dress

Somewhere over the rainbow: Bonhams sells Judy Garland’s gingham dress


The original dress
worn by the star Judy Garland (1922-1969) is to be sold at Bonhams.

Clint Eastwood’s Car at Bonhams 7th Annual Christmas Ferrari Sale

Clint Eastwood’s Car at Bonhams 7th Annual Christmas Ferrari Sale


Would-be buyers
and enthusiastic Ferrari connoisseurs flocked through fresh snow
to the magnificent Palace Hotel in Gstaad, Switzerland for the
seventh annual Bonhams Europe Christmas Ferrari Sale.

Important Art Deco at 20th Century Design Sale

Important Art Deco at 20th Century Design Sale

The
20th Century Design Sale at Sotheby’s New York includes
a number of important Art Deco items including work by Jean
Dunand and Louis Majorelle.

The John F Kennedy Family Homes Auction

The John F Kennedy Family Homes Auction

Sotheby’s
To Sell Property From Homes Belonging To The Family Of President
John F. Kennedy.

Over £1 million for 1929 Mercedes Benz

Over £1 million for 1929 Mercedes Benz

The
top lot in Bonhams’ annual Motoring Sale at Olympia
last night sold for an exceptional £1,156,500, prompting
a round of applause from the packed saleroom.

Christmas Cheer In Evidence At Bonhams Winter Wine Sale

Christmas Cheer In Evidence At Bonhams Winter Wine Sale

Bonhams’
Sale of Wine, Port & Spirits at New Bond Street on 30
November 2004 achieved strong prices, particularly for mature
claret dating before and from 1990.

Peter Pan The Real-Life Story

Peter Pan The Real-Life Story

Sotheby’s
celebrates 100 years of Peter Pan with a unique collection
of letters, photographs and other ephemera.