News-Antique.com - Aug 05,2009 - On August 15 and 16, 2009, Allard Auctions, located in Santa Fe, NM, will host its Best Of Santa Fe 2009 Auction live online with Artfact Live!. In this incredible sale, Allard Auctions will offer more than 930 lots of Native American art. An Apache Basket is the top estimated lot, requiring a minimum bid of $6,000 and expected to sell between $15,000-$30,000.
If you can’t join the live auction action in Santa Fe, NM, on August 15 or 16, visit Artfact.com to login or register free to bid live online at this exceptional auction. To research similar Native American art auctions and view over 50 million auction price results, including previous results from Allard Auctions, visit http://www.artfact.com and search the industry’s leading past price database.
Founded in 1989, Artfact is the largest global marketplace of fine and decorative arts, antiques, collectibles, and estate auctions. On January 1, 2009, Artfact launched Artfact Live!, its proprietary live auction bidding platform, enabling users to bid real time on auctions being held around the world by its prestigious auction house partners. Currently, over 1,000 fine auctioneers actively list their catalogues with http://www.artfact.com and its U.K. sister site http://www.invaluable.com, reaching the Artfact community of more than 10 million knowledgeable collectors and dealers worldwide. Artfact's industry leading database includes more than 50 million complete auction results totaling more than $190 billion in value, including information on more than 500,000 international artists. In 2006, Artfact merged with RFC Systems, the leading provider of enterprise software developed specifically for the fine art and antique auction house industry. RFC helps prestigious auction houses around the world manage their businesses by automating their day-to-day operations.