Auction News

Tinplate and Plastic Auction

Tinplate and Plastic Auction

Following
on from its successful sale in November, which was part
of its best week, ever – toy auction house Vectis is
to offer its latest collection of tinplate toys on March
17th.

Attic Find! Golly Gosh!

Attic Find! Golly Gosh!


Vectis the specialist Toy auction house is to auction a rare
Steiff Golly in its 16th of March auction.

Barbara Kruger Prints To Be Seen at Bonhams

Barbara Kruger Prints To Be Seen at Bonhams

American
artist, Barbara Kruger’s series of 9 lithographs ‘Untitled
(We Will No Longer Be Seen And Not Heard) 1985’ will
be seen and talked about when it comes up for sale in Bonhams’
Modern and Contemporary Prints auction on March 14.

Crumb’s the Word! Iconic cartoonist Robert Crumb at Bonhams

Crumb’s the Word! Iconic cartoonist Robert Crumb at Bonhams


‘ Bad
boy’ cartoonist Robert Crumb is set to take the arts,
fashion and publishing world by storm this Spring when his
latest book – The R. Crumb Handbook – is launched by London
publisher MQ Publications. Bonhams Auctioneers will host
the book launch at 101 New Bond Street on Wednesday 16 March
2005.

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.