Entries by Tom Hoepf

RM Sotheby’s to sell Fred Guyton automobilia trove May 4-5

BLENHEIM, Ontario – RM Sotheby’s will present the esteemed Guyton Collection, comprising the cars and automobilia of the late Fred Guyton, entirely without reserve. Set for May 4-5 at the collection site in St. Louis, Missouri, the auction will present Guyton’s 60 Veteran, Brass and Classic Era automobiles alongside hundreds of pieces of automobilia and […]

Waverly Rare Books to present Collectors Series Judaica auction May 2

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Waverly Rare Books, a division of Quinn’s Auction Galleries, will present a special Collectors Series Judaica auction on May 2 featuring historically important books, art, scrolls and artifacts. A prized selection of items comes from the estate of Rabbi Joshua O. Haberman (1919-2017), who had strong ties to the Washington, D.C., […]

National Road Yard Sale retraces America’s route to the West

DUBLIN, Ind. – The National Road, the main route for settlers streaming to the West in the early 1800s, was the first federally funded major road in the United States. Just as the National Road promoted commerce in the 19th century, the National Road Yard Sale boosts entrepreneurial activity along the 824-mile route, now known […]

In Memoriam: Henry Wollman Bloch, 96, patron of the arts

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Henry Wollman Bloch, 96, died April 23 in Kansas City. The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in a news release stated the institution was honored to be among the many organizations and civic efforts that benefited from Mr. Bloch’s philanthropic leadership.

Jasper52 serves up sterling silver, exquisite jewelry April 28

NEW YORK – Fine jewelry and decorative arts inspired by Miami Beach living will be the exclusive fare of an online auction conducted by Jasper52 on Sunday, April 28. From Van Cleef & Arpels Alhambra and Cartier Panthere jewelry to the finest French silver, this special sale features only the best in jewelry, watches, decorative […]

Rufino Tamayo etching heads Moran’s benefit auction May 5

MONROVIA, Calif. – Moran’s is partnering with the Foundation for Appraisal Education to bring over 140 lots of fine items to auction on May 5. Proceeds will support the foundation’s mission to provide a scholarship to those looking to expand their knowledge in appraisal education. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.