Palm Beach Modern Auctions presents superb Modern Art & Design, Nov. 24

Joan Miro (Spanish, 1893-1983), Personnage Au Nez Rouge, painted and glazed assembled ceramic, 17.5in. x 13in. Listed in artist’s catalogue raisonne. Provenance (partial): Galerie Maeght, Paris; Pierre Matisse Gallery, Mr. & Mrs. Morton Neumann, Chicago; et al. Est. $300,000-$500,000

PALM BEACH, Fla. – Two days after America celebrates Thanksgiving in traditional style, Palm Beach Modern Auctions (PBMA) will add to the holiday spirit with its own bounteous feast of modern and contemporary art at a Saturday, November 24 auction. In addition to offering guests rare and impeccably documented works by the most sought-after names in design, co-owners Rico Baca and Wade Terwilliger will host a catered, fall-themed buffet lunch. “No leftover turkey — we promise!” Baca said. There will also be complimentary valet parking, snacks and drinks throughout the day, and chair massages starting at 4 p.m. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Jewelry, fine art stand out in 888 Auctions’ Nov. 22 sale

Winston Churchill (British, 1874-1965) watercolor. Estimate: $5,000-$8,000. 888 Auctions image

RICHMOND HILL, Ontario – More than 450 fresh-to-market items will be available to the highest bidder in 888 Auctions’ winter auction featuring the finest in fine art, jewelry and Chinese paintings. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Top 20th-century photographers lead gravure auction Nov. 21

Man Ray, ‘Glass Tears.’ Estimate: $2,000-$2,400. Jasper52 image

NEW YORK – Fifty famous images produced by the most significant names in photography are offered in a Jasper52 auction dubbed Vintage Gravures: The Premium Sale, which will take place online Wednesday, Nov. 21. Photogravure is an intaglio printmaking process used for rich, high-quality photo reproduction. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Asian decorative art to star at Turner Auctions + Appraisals Nov. 20

Chinese Ming celadon planter. Turner Auctions + Appraisals image

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – On Tuesday, Nov. 20, Turner Auctions + Appraisals is will offer a wide selection of Asian Decorative Works of Arts. The sale features over 210 lots from China, Japan, Thailand, Indonesia and other countries, mostly from the 19th and 20th centuries. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Rare artworks grace Clars Auction Gallery event Nov. 17-18

This painting titled ‘Beverly, Massachusetts’ (1863), by Frederick Kensett (American, 1816-1872) will be offered for $60,000-$90,000. Clars Auction Gallery image

OAKLAND, Calif. – Clars Auction Gallery will host an important sale Nov. 17 and 18 that will feature impressive and rare works by both American and European artists. Also to be presented will be exceptional works in sterling, art glass and a number of special collections. Clars’ November 2018 Fine Art, Decorative Art, Furniture, Jewelry and Asian Art Auction will bring to the market investment level property from prominent California estates, museums, private institutions and special collections. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Fine estate items in Auctions at Showplace sale Nov. 18

F. Vichi ‘Putti Concerto’ bronze group, Italy, 19th century. Estimate: $10,000-$20,000. Auctions at Showplace image

NEW YORK – Auctions at Showplace will conduct a 302-lot sale of fine and decorative arts, furniture, lighting and more on Sunday, Nov. 18, beginning at noon Eastern. The top lot is expected to be a Fernandino Vichi-attributed neo-Renaissance bronze Putti Concerto sculpture (above). Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Kodner Galleries features Amphora Teplitz collection Nov. 28

Amphora Turn Teplitz princess vase by Riessner, Stellmacher & Kessel. Estimate: $8,000- $12,000. Kodner Galleries image

DANIA BEACH, Fla. – Kodner Galleries’ Nov. 28 auction will feature an important collection of Amphora Teplitz Art Nouveau pottery. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Kamelot Auction House hosting sales large sales Nov. 13-14

Francis Speight (American, 1896-1989), fall landscape, oil on wood panel, signed lower right, image size: 16 x 17¾ inches, 20 x 22 inches framed. Estimate: $4,000-$6,000. Kamelot Auction House image

PHILADELPHIA – Kamelot Auction House is offering a wide variety of lots including high-end pieces from world-class artists and an array of traditional and midcentury furnishings on Nov. 13-14.  Lots in the auctions include fine art, continental furnishings, statuary, decorative arts, lighting, rugs, mirrors, and other design elements. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Outstanding clocks wind up in Fontaine’s auction Nov. 17

This oil painting depicting Napoleon Bonaparte has a working clock in the clock tower. Estimate: $5,000-$7,500. Fontaine’s Auction Gallery image

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – Clocks from all over the world, of all sizes and types, and for everywhere in the home, from the wall to the floor to the mantel, will cross the block in Fontaine’s Auction Gallery’s best and biggest clocks and watches auction of the year. There is even a clock in the form of a painting (above) that is both a clock and an artwork. The sale will begin Saturday, Nov. 17, at 10 a.m. Eastern time. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Turner Auctions selling gallerist’s Japanese woodblock prints Nov. 18 

Tadashi Nakayama, (1927-2014), ‘Two Horses.’ Estimate: $700-$900. Turner Auctions + Appraisals image

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – On Sunday, Nov. 18, Turner Auctions + Appraisals will present the Kappy Hendricks Collection of Japanese prints. The online auction features over 175 lots from the personal collection of Mrs. Hendricks, a longtime expert, lecturer and gallerist of Japanese woodblock prints. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

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