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Rare Gibson guitar takes center stage earning $4,800 at Capo Auction
NEW YORK – Select pieces of contemporary art, including an abstract by Eric Orr, along with a rare Gibson acoustic guitar and a stunning Steinway piano, all took the spotlight at Capo Auction Fine Art and Antiques’ April 22 spring auction. Absentee and Internet live bidding was available through LiveAuctioneers.
Les Paul Gibson ‘Black Beauty’ guitar sells for $335,500
NEW YORK (AP) –The 1954 Les Paul Gibson guitar known as “Black Beauty” has sold at auction for $335,500. LiveAuctioneers.com facilitated Internet live bidding. Guernsey’s auction house says the six-string instrument with gold-plated hardware set the standard for other Les Paul Gibson guitars. Paul was a jazz, country and blues guitarist. He made frequent modifications […]
Holabird thrilled bidders with four days’ worth of prizes
IN PROGRESS RENO, Nev. – An Ansel Adams-signed Yosemite photo from around 1959 sold for $38,750 at a four-day Western Frontiers auction held October 13-16 by Holabird Western Americana Collections, LLC. The 2,100-lot sale featured Native and general Americana, mining material, numismatics, art, bottles, stocks and more.
Gallery Report: Le Pho painting blooms at Hindman
ATLANTA – At the beginning of each month, ACN columnist Ken Hall delivers top auction highlights from around the United States and the wider world. Here is the November 2022 edition of his Gallery Report. All prices quoted include the buyer’s premium, except where noted otherwise. Le Pho painting, $337,500, Hindman A painting by Vietnamese artist Le […]