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Watch a Video Walk-Through of the November 17th Auction

Ron Clarke and some of his staff appraisers highlight many of the items coming up for sale 17 November 2013 at noon.

Highlights From the October 27th Auction

Highlights From the October 27th Auction

A stunning ring from a Pound Ridge, New York estate was the highest selling item of the sale. An in-house bidder took the piece home for over $17,000 against a $12,000-$15,000 estimate.   Very few works by the regionalist New Mexican painter, Howard Schleeter, have come to auction. Clarke sold a small work on paper [...]

Watch a Video Preview of the Upcoming October 27th Auction

Ron Clarke and his team of specialists highlight many of the extraordinary items coming up for sale on Sunday, October 27th at 12 noon.

September 29th Auction Highlights

September 29th Auction Highlights

After much competitive bidding, a large oil on canvas in the manner of Guardi from a Long Island, NY estate brought an exciting $19,520, selling to a bidder on the phone in Manhattan.   Unique mid 20th century modern pieces continue to bring steady prices. This lamp by Arredoluce, Italy sold for $6,100 against a $1,500 [...]

Watch a Video Preview of Clarke’s September 29th Auction

Clarke’s staff highlight various objects in the upcoming September 29th auction, starting at 12 noon.

September 8, 2013 Auction Highlights

September 8, 2013 Auction Highlights

The top lot of the first Sunday afternoon sale of the season was a small and delicate bronze by Auguste Rodin. Although the bronze was never authenticated or examined by an expert it still brought an exciting $41,480.   An impressive Georg Jensen sterling tray, estimated to bring between $8,000-$12,000 actually sold for $19,520 to [...]

Watch a Video Preview of Clarke’s September 8th Auction

Ronan Clarke and his team highlight dozens of the most interesting items coming up for sale on Sunday, September 8, 2013 at noon

August 19, 2013 Auction Highlights

August 19, 2013 Auction Highlights

  Last month, Clarke sold 4 antique Chinese plaques for nearly $40,000. On August 19th, another more contemporary set of plaques was put on the auction block with an estimate of $1,500-$2,500 but brought an impressive $18,300.   A midcentury sofa with tattered upholstery and a presale estimate of $300-$500 sold for an unexpected $7,930 [...]

Watch a Video Preview of Clarke’s August 19th Auction

Ronan Clarke and staff give a walk-through of the gallery to highlight numerous items in the upcoming August 19th auction.

July 22, 2013 Auction Highlights

July 22, 2013 Auction Highlights

Running a strong sale even in the heat of the summer, Clarke auction saw some surprising results in its late July auction with many pieces selling well above expected values.   A set of 4 antique Chinese plaques from an estate in Queens, NY were offered with an $800 to $1,200 estimate but actually realized [...]