Christie’s Announces Americana Week 2010

Christie’s New York announced details of Americana Week 2010, a series of public viewings and sales devoted to fine and rare examples of American artistry and craftsmanship. Included in the week are sales of Important American Silver (January 21), Important American Folk Art, Furniture, and Decorative Arts (January 22), and Chinese Export Art (January 25). [...]

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Folk Art and Storied Paintings Highlight January Americana Auction at Bonhams New York

Collectors are eagerly awaiting the January 27th auction of American Furniture & Decorative arts set to take place at Bonhams New York. With all areas of American F&D collecting represented, the over 200 lot sale is comprised of furniture spanning from the 17th century to the 19th century including folk art, paintings, textiles, clocks, and [...]

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LiveAuctioneers releases world’s first iPhone app enabling real-time bidding

LiveAuctioneers App Technologies, a division of LiveAuctioneers LLC, has launched the world’s first app (application program) for real-time bidding through Apple-brand mobile devices.
The downloadable app is compatible with both Apple’s iPhone and iPod Touch series, and interfaces with sales conducted by the nearly 900 auction houses worldwide who use LiveAuctioneers.com for their Internet live [...]

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Colorado Auction Bid Calling Championships to be held at the Colorado Auctioneers 2010 Convention

The Colorado Auction Bid Calling Championships will be held on Friday, January 8, 2010, from 7 – 10:00 p.m. The public is invited to attend this event, which is sure to entertain all members of the family young and old. Attendees can participate in bidding on a variety of items such as computers, TVs, [...]

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John Dillinger 1930 Ford “Model A” for Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction

The 1930s Ford Model A (Lot #1309) used by the notorious gangster John Dillinger and later in the blockbuster 2009 movie about his life, will be sold at No Reserve during the 39th Annual Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction in Scottsdale on Jan. 18-24, 2010 at WestWorld. The Ford, which carried “Public Enemy” number one to [...]

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