$1.5 Million Record Price on iGavelAuctions.com NEW YORK, NY November 8, 2010- An international online auction record was set with the sale of a Chinese Gilt Bronze Figure of Vajrasattva which realized a price of $1,530,000 on iGavelAuctions.com.
News-Antique.com - Nov 09,2010 - The sale, which closed on November 4th, had enthusiastic bidding and recorded nearly three quarters of a million page views. 30 lots in the sale achieved prices of over $10,000. All had multiple bids with some items receiving over 40 bids. Highlights from the Asian, Ancient and Ethnographic Works of Art Auction include a Chinese Gold and Silver Inlaid Bronze Animal-form Censer from the 17th/18th Century selling for over $81,000; a Chinese Colored Ink on Silk Scroll of Court official, 19th Century, that sold for over $63,000; and a Pair of Chinese Huanghuali, Hardwood and Lac Burgaute Cabinets, 17th / 18th Century, that realized an auction price of over $63,000. iGavelAuctions.com is a leader in online art auctions, offering collectors and dealers high quality ﬁne art, antiques and collectables guaranteed for accuracy and condition. iGavelís auctions reach targeted audiences internationally and each lot includes detailed photographic images, published reserves, and condition reports. Lark E. Mason - President of iGavel - was formerly a Senior Vice President with Sothebyís in the Chinese Works of Art Department, and Director of Online Auctions for Sothebys.com, and is frequently asked to be a guest appraiser on national and international media.