Stephen Colbert
(Press Release | 2017-02-01 20:34:02) Baseball season is back, and it begins with the launch of 2017 Topps® Baseball Series 1. Every year since 1952, The Topps Company, the exclusive trading card partner of Major League Baseball, has [ Read More ]
This 18th century clock was made in England for the Chinese Qing Imperial Court.
(Press Release | 2017-01-31 07:14:28) PITTSFIELD, Mass. – An exceedingly rare 18th century English-made pagoda form automaton musical clock, produced for the Chinese Qing Imperial Court, fell just shy of the $1 million mark when it sold [ Read More ]
Watercolor beach scene by Post-Impressionist painter Alice Schille (1869-1955).
(Press Release | 2017-01-24 07:29:36) CRANSTON, R.I. – The sizable fine art collection of Tamara and Norman Jay Bolotow, Esq. of Barrington, Rhode Island, with provenance from Sotheby’s, Christie’s, Doyle New York and other galleries and [ Read More ]
Figural miniature Santa Claus lamp, 9.25 inches tall, with milk glass base and shade.
(Press Release | 2017-01-22 18:24:45) DOUGLASS, Kan. – The massive single-owner collection of Emerson and Freda Moore of Wichita, Kansas, consisting of ten artworks by the Swedish-born American painter Birger Sandzen (1871-1954), plus [ Read More ]
Oil on canvas board painting by Guy Carleton Wiggins (Am., 1883-1962).
(Press Release | 2017-01-13 08:08:38) MILFORD, CT - Shannon’s Fine Art Auctioneers will host its first online auction of the year on Thursday, January 19th, at 2 pm Eastern time. The sale will include many high-quality paintings, prints, [ Read More ]
This rare 1901-02 Russo-Chinese $1 banknote was the auction's top lot ($10,200).
(Press Release | 2017-01-11 20:29:46) FORT LEE, N.J. – A 1901-02 Russo-Chinese $1 “Mexican Dollar” banknote sold for $10,200 and a scarce and attractive Sino-Belgian Bank 1908-12 specimen changed hands for $6,000 at a two-session public [ Read More ]
Platinum 3-stone diamond rings with emerald-cut diamonds ($37,200).
(Press Release | 2017-01-10 23:23:59) WINDSOR, Conn. – A platinum three-stone diamond ring set with three emerald-cut diamonds soared to $37,200 and a Patek Philippe minute repeater chronometer watch in an 18kt gold case brought $32,500 [ Read More ]
17th century oil on canvas depiction of the legendary Roman figure Lucretia.
(Press Release | 2017-01-06 08:24:58) BOCA RATON, Fla. – A 17th century oil on canvas figural rendering, attributed to the Italian painter Francisco Albani (1578-1660) with provenance, from the estate of Holocaust survivor Edith [ Read More ]
Oil on canvas painting by Robert Malcolm Rucker (La., 1932-2001).
(Press Release | 2017-01-02 23:23:04) NEW ORLEANS, La. – A beautiful continental specimen marble center table, an early 20th century French gilt and patinated three-piece clock set by F. Pelissier, a bronze figural group by the French [ Read More ]
Madoura pottery partial glaze bowl by the modern master Pablo Picasso.
(Press Release | 2016-12-21 22:19:50) CRANSTON, R.I. – A Neoclassical bronze figure of the Greek goddess Thetis on a large mantle clock by French sculptor Pierre Eugene Emile Hebert (1828-1893), a Madoura pottery partial glaze ceramic [ Read More ]
Rare 18th century English-made pagoda form automaton musical clock.
(Press Release | 2016-12-21 07:37:10) PITTSFIELD, Mass. – An exceedingly rare 18th century English-made pagoda form automaton musical clock, produced for the Chinese Qing Imperial Court, is expected to soar to $800,000-$1.2 million at [ Read More ]
Dr. Henley's Eye Opener medicine bottle, circa 1873 (est. $10,000-$20,000).
(Press Release | 2016-12-15 07:56:46) SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Two major fine bottle collections – the Vince Madruga collection of Western bitters and medicines, and the John O’Neill collection of mostly early San Francisco bottles, whiskeys [ Read More ]
(Press Release | 2016-12-08 20:43:14) A new innovative outlining software "ultra_outliner" for storytellers (screenwriters, novelists and any others) is released. It is based on paper-cards outlining. The strongest point is that despite [ Read More ]
Beatles poster from 1961, advertising an appearance at Hambleton on Hall in Huyton, England.
(Press Release | 2016-11-30 21:02:49) LYNBROOK, N.Y. – Rare vintage posters for the Beatles and Janis Joplin, a Committee of Vigilance of San Francisco certificate from 1856, and a broad selection of military swords spanning multiple [ Read More ]
Original painting by the renowned Missouri-born Regionalist artist Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975).
(Press Release | 2016-11-27 23:01:19) KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A painting by the renowned Missouri-born artist Thomas Hart Benton (Am., 1889-1975) is the expected headliner in an online-only auction being held by KC Auction & Appraisal [ Read More ]
Leopard full body mount, one of many exotic taxidermy mounts in the auction
(Press Release | 2016-11-21 05:39:30) RENO, Nev. – A big four-day auction comprising about 2,500 lots in a wide range of collecting categories – to include numismatics, California Gold Rush items and mining artifacts – will be held [ Read More ]
Commonwealth of Australia, ND (1954-1959), specimen banknote rarity.
(Press Release | 2016-11-19 08:07:48) FORT LEE, N.J. – A discovery collection of 1930s-era Chinese Communist banknote rarities, acquired by an American collector who spent time in China in the early 1970’s when China was beginning to [ Read More ]
Rare, authentic beaded Sioux Indian vest with exceptional detailing.
(Press Release | 2016-11-16 23:31:33) DOUGLASS, Kan. – A large and diverse antique auction featuring massive, single-owner collections of Native American items, cast iron toys, art glass, cloisonné and more will be held on Saturday, [ Read More ]
(Press Release | 2016-11-15 07:32:31) ATLANTA, Ga. – A stunning oil on canvas painting by the renowned Hudson School artist Worthington Whittredge (Am., 1820-1910), titled Campers in the Blue Ridge Mountains, artist-signed lower right, [ Read More ]
Oil on canvas painting by Hayley Lever (Australian/American, 1876-1958), titled New England Street Scene.
(Press Release | 2016-11-07 05:48:14) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - A trove of nearly 100 artworks from the estate of Christian Buchheit (1885-1974), who served for 50 years as Building Superintendent for The Art Students League in New York, [ Read More ]
Preparing for PR: Five Hot Tips for Startups
PR Fundamentals for Startups - MaRS Best Practices
Public Relations 101
Public Relations Strategy in Our World Today!
Introduction to Public Relations
Trends in Communicating
How to Do Marketing/PR on a Budget - CoInvent Startup Summit 2014 New York
Monika Dixon Shares PR Tips