Thursday, March 25th, 2010

Monday, March 15th, 2010

Thursday, December 3rd, 2009

6:31 pm

Christie’s December Photography Sale

selectism - Christie's December Photography Sale

On Monday, December 7, 2009, Christie’s New York hosts its final photography sale of the season. The 190 collected lots include works by Richard Avedon, Ansel Adams, Edward C. Curtis, and Ed Weston. Undoubtedly a highlight, David Bailey’s photograph of…

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Friday, September 25th, 2009

12:17 pm

Lodger Footwear Reverse Auction

selectism - Lodger Footwear Reverse Auction

Running now, Lodger Footwear’s inaugural “reverse auction” finds a pair of the beautiful Kudu Brogued boot dropping in price every minute. The start is at 415 quid, and the winner will be he (or she) that’s first to call, email,…

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Friday, September 18th, 2009

6:57 pm

James D. Julia Historic Firearms Auction

James D. Julia Historic Firearms Auction

James D. Julia Auctions in Fairfield, Maine hosts its annual rare and historic firearms sale October 6-7. Items range from the morbid death mask of FBI most wanted bank robber John Dillinger to a 1968 Browning pistol with a gold…

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Wednesday, September 16th, 2009

8:50 pm

Christie’s Americana Auction

Christie’s Americana Auction

Christie’s September 30 Americana sale boasts a healthy assortment of early American furniture, prints, paintings, and ceramics. Highlights include a dwarf clock made by Boston-area clockmaker Joshua Wilder, circa 1825. Preview the sale in New York September 26-29 or online…

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Wednesday, August 5th, 2009

11:30 pm

Rat Pack Wheels Come Up for Auction

Selectism - Rat Pack Wheels Come Up for Auction

Luxist points us at a great auto auction happening in Carmel, Cali this month. “On August 14 during London-based auction house Bonhams‘ annual Collectors’ Automobilia and Motorcars sale at the Quail Lodge Resort and Golf Club in Carmel, CA ,…

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Thursday, July 23rd, 2009

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009

8:35 pm

Eldred’s Marine Auction

Eldred’s Marine Auction

On Thursday, July 23, 2009, Eldred’s Auction Gallery (in East Dennis, MA) hosts its annual Marine auction. Also included a selected pieces of Chinese Export. Among the highlights is a selection of ephemera from the S.S. President Harrison of the…

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Wednesday, July 15th, 2009

6:34 pm

20th-Century British Art at Christies

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97 lots went up this afternoon (GMT) of 20th-Century British Art at Christies. Pieces by David Hockney, Ruskin Spear, and Sir Noel Coward were among the works on offer. Though the sale has now finished, it is well worth going…

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