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2012-10-03 23:03:39

Andy Warhol, Jasper Johns, Robert Indiana, Richard Serra, Tianbing Li, Joel Shapiro, Massimo Vitali and many more to be featured in CCBF Annual Art Auction. New

2011-03-09 09:03:00

CARMEL, Calif., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Quail Lodge Golf Club, www.quaillodge.com, announced today that The Quail Motorcycle Gathering will feature the world's most famous motorcycle, the John Edgar Lightning, star of the renowned "Bathing Suit Bike" photograph, shot at the Bonneville Salt Flats in 1948.

2010-04-23 11:01:00

SWANSEA, Wales, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- David Gill, archaeologist, reflects on the decision to withdraw a Roman statue from auction at Bonhams in London. In 1997, the investigative journalist Peter Watson exposed the workings of the antiquities market in London.

2009-10-04 11:40:00

A Tyrannosaurus rex is still searching for a home after the minimum price at a Las Vegas auction on the artifact was not met on Saturday.

2009-09-07 09:38:47

One of the late U.S.

2009-08-13 15:38:05

The auction house Bonhams & Butterfields recently announced that a rare Tyrannosaurus Rex skeleton is to go on the auction block in Las Vegas in October.

2009-06-15 14:20:36

A 1983 Charles Schulz Peanuts comic strip has sold for $17,080 at an entertainment memorabilia auction in Los Angeles, Bonhams & Butterfields said. The pen and ink illustration, which shows Sally asking Charlie Brown to help her with a report on Charles Dickens, was the top-selling lot at Sunday's auction, the memorabilia dealer said. The comic strip had been expected to bring between $10,000 and 15,000. The sale also featured rare photos of Marilyn Monroe, in addition to a contract she...

2009-03-04 07:45:00

A Day-Long Tribute to the Art of the Motorcycle Featuring the World's Rarest Bikes, Barbeque Lunch and an Exclusive Bonhams & Butterfields Auction in a Picturesque Garden Setting. CARMEL, Calif., March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Quail Lodge Resort & Golf Club http://quaillodge.com, located in Carmel, Calif., today announced that it will host the inaugural Quail Motorcycle Gathering, a day-long celebration of the art of the motorcycle featuring the first Bonhams & Butterfields vintage...

2009-02-08 00:30:00

A 1937 Bugatti that sat in an English doctor's garage for almost half a century without being driven has sold at auction in Paris for almost $4.5 million.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]