Twelve Days of Artfact Live! Auctions Do your Holiday shopping online through Artfact Live! partner auction houses. With over 100 auctions in December, Artfact Live! is your source for unique gifts for everyone on your list!
News-Antique.com - Dec 04,2009 - (Boston MA) Artfact Live! is the perfect source for holiday presents. In December, over 100 auctions, featuring exceptional gift items, are available for online bidding through Artfact Live! partner auction houses. In the next 12 days Artfact live will offer jewelry, books, toys, trains, posters, decorative items and more- enough to satisfy everyone on your holiday list. Featured here are some notable sales from December 5th to the 16th, which will leave you plenty of time to get your purchases delivered in time for the holidays. If you can’t visit these auction houses in person, visit Artfact.com, or its sister site in the UK, Invaluable.com, to login or register free to bid live online.
December 5- Northgate Gallery’s Special Pre-Holiday Auction
This sale has something for everyone, with exceptional pieces of fine jewelry, furniture, china, silver, rugs, fine art, decorative items and more.
December 6- National Book Auctions: Books and Ephemera
This auction includes many significant books, postcards, newspapers, woodcuts and features a collection of rare and antique Beatrix Potter items including books, figurines, puzzles and other pieces.
December 7- Judaica Jerusalem offers Rare Books, Manuscripts, Documents and Jewish Arts
For those who celebrate Chanukah, Judaica offers photographs, silver, works on paper and numerous other items related to the history of the Jewish faith.
December 8- Doyle presents Important Estate Jewelry
For that special lady Doyle offers fine jewelry of every permutation. There are even a few pieces for gentlemen including watches and rings.
December 9- Session 1 of Waddington’s Decorative Arts Auction
With an eclectic mix of cloisonné, sliver, china, glassware and other media, this sale features a wide selection of tabletop items and curiosities.
December 10- Antique Helper: Masterpieces of Murano Glass Auction
This auction offers a diverse array of murano glassware in virtually every shape and size for the glass or mid-century modern collector.
December 11- Michaan’s Fine Asian Art Auction
For the Asian art enthusiast Michaan’s offers over 300 lots including stoneware, ceramics, carved jade, seals, snuff bottles, lacquerware, paintings, bronzes and more.
December 12- Fusco Auctions presents their Eclectic Collector Auction #6 - Amazing Trains
This is a very large collection of model trains, many in their original packaging.
December 13- IM Chiat: Natural History Auction
This sale offers a wide variety of desirable natural history items; including mineral samples, both carved and in their natural state, fossils, human artifacts and animal remains. Also featured are a number of artifacts pertaining to the HMS Titanic and to the Apollo space mission.
December 14- Freeman’s Holiday Decorative Arts Sale
This sale covers many different categories as it features silver, Asian ceramics, hardstone carvings, bronzes and paintings, European engravings, ceramic dishware and figurines, bronze figures, timepieces, coins and early American currency.
December 15- Vectis Auctions Ltd. General Toy Auction
Here you can find toy cars, trains, buses, trucks, planes etc from matchbox, corgi and more, many in their original packaging.
December 16- Swann Auction Galleries presents Rare and Important Art Nouveau Posters
This sale includes