Back to the links for a good cause. The Chiropractic Society of Rhode Island welcomes golfers to the non-profit organization's first annual golf tournament to be held July 25 at the Alpine Country Club, centrally located in Cranston, RI.
The Spring Comic, Toy & Sports Auction will be held online and live at the gallery in Cranston, R.I. The auction will feature 430 top-quality Pop Culture lots, curated from across the country. Online bidding will be across several platforms.
The sale will focus on the French & Indian War, American Revolution, Civil War, World War I and II and modern firearms - ideal for beginning collector to advanced collections. Internet bidding will be available across several platforms.
The 300-lot Estate Fine Art & Antiques auction, starting at 6 pm Eastern time, will feature fine items pulled from estates and collections across New England; there is no live gallery bidding. Internet bidding will be hosted across three platforms.
The top five lots – all 1993 MTG cards – brought a combined $123,750. Tip-top among these was a Magic: The Gathering Beta Black Lotus card graded CGC 9 Mint. It finished at $45,000. Also offered were rare vintage comic books and toys.
The Estate Fine Art & Antique auction featured over 350 lots, from estates and collections across New England. An original still life painting by French artist Roger Mühl climbed to $9,375 and an interior genre painting by John Carlin hit $7,500.
The top five lots – all MTG cards – have a combined high estimate of $135,000. Tip-top among these: a Magic: The Gathering Beta Black Lotus card graded CGC 9 Mint (est. $40,000-$60,000). Online bidding is available on several popular platforms.
More than 350 lots, pulled from prominent estates and collections across New England, will come up for bid, starting at 6 pm Eastern time. Internet bidding is via LiveAuctioneers.com, Invaluable.com, Bidsquare.com and the Bruneau & Co. website.
The auction featured 386 lots, mostly pulled from estates and collections across New England. The Beers painting was a naturalistic depiction of towering birch trees beside a glistening lake. Internet bidding was offered across several platforms.
Expected top lots will include an exquisitely carved mahogany stained glass bronze bar and an oil on canvas abstract modern painting by Sudanese Asian artist Hussein Shariffe (1934-2005). Internet bidding will be available across several platforms.
Rarity and desirability trumped condition in both cases, as bidders closed out a banner year for rare vintage comic books. Next up for Bruneau & Co. is a 20-lot New Year's Day Premier Comic Auction on Saturday, January 1st.
The rare comic books are all from a single-owner Midwest collection (Bruneau & Co. sold the bulk of them this past year). What remains are his last, final comics, to be sold without reserves. Online bidding will be hosted across several platforms.
The Nov. 20 auction, just the second Historic Arms & Militaria auction held by Bruneau, focused on the French & Indian War, the American Revolution, the Civil War, World War I & II and modern firearms. Internet bidding was on several platforms.
The painting by B. Prabha (1933-2001), titled Indian Women Painting, soared to $38,750, while a Cubist figural watercolor by Maqbool Fida Husain (1915-2011), knocked down for $10,625. They were the top achievers in a 325+-lot online-only auction.
The sale will focus on the French & Indian War, American Revolution, Civil War, World War I and II and modern firearms - ideal for beginning collector to advanced collections. Start time is 10 am Eastern time. Online bidding via several platforms.
Also offered will be paintings by Indian artists B. Prabha and Maqbool Fida Husain. Both have appeared in Bruneau & Co. auctions before, with successful results. They're back now for an encore. The 327-lot auction will start at 6 pm Eastern time.
The monotone composition of gray, black and white was the expected top lot of the auction and it did not disappoint, selling within estimate. The auction – 333 lots in all – featured a fine single-owner collection of antiques and collectibles.
The auction has a start time of 6 pm Eastern and will be headlined by a single-owner collection of antiques and collectibles. In all, 333 lots will come up for bid. The items can be previewed in the Cranston, Rhode Island gallery (by appointment).
Up for bid will be over 450 lots, including Marvel Comics rarities and other comic books, Pokémon items and TCG collectibles, Steiff animals, dolls, Hot Wheels. The auction will be held online and live at the gallery in Cranston, R.I.
The catalog features over 400 lots of paintings, decorative arts, furniture, jewelry, silver, Asian arts and collectibles, pulled from prominent estates and collections across New England. Internet bidding will be available on multiple platforms.
Also, a copy of Marvel Comics' Amazing Spider-Man #14 (July 1964) brought $17,500, and a 1st edition sealed booster box of Wizards of the Coast Pokémon Gym Challenge gaveled for $17,500. The July 10th event was called a Comic, TCG & Toy auction.
Eric Baker was the creative lead of props and set dressing for the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios and Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge at Disney World and Disneyland. He was also Nickelodeon's prop master and fabricator.
An expected highlight is the immaculate, hand-carved Alaskan Inuit walrus ivory chess set; it has a pre-sale estimate of $3,000-$5,000. It promises to be a great auction, with an eclectic mix of antiques, fine art, furniture, jewelry and more.
Over 400 quality lots of fine art, antiques and collectibles have been pulled from prominent estates and collections across New England. The auction will start promptly at 6 pm Eastern. Internet bidding will be available across several platforms.
The sale is well-rounded and will feature historic material from the American Revolution thru the modern day, with wonderful objects that will appeal to beginning and higher-end collectors. Online bidding is available on multiple platforms.
The more than 400 quality lots have been pulled from prominent estates and collections across New England. Included are artworks by Steven Weinberg, Richard Prince, Margaret Patterson and Fernand Renard. The auction starts at 6 pm Eastern time.
The 444-lot sale features a Giant-Size X-Men #1 9.0, a 1st ed. Charizard, original artwork for TMNT, a 1999 Pokémon Jungle 1st edition factory sealed booster box and much more. Bidding is online and live at the gallery in Cranston, R.I.