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Skinner Auctions Asian Works of Art April 24th & 25th

BOSTON, Mass. – April 10, 2009 – www.skinnerinc.com – Skinner, one of the nation’s leading auction houses for antiques and fine art, will host its semi-annual auction of Asian Works of Art this month in its Boston gallery.  The sale will be offered in two sessions: Session I takes place on Friday, April 24th at 4 p.m. and consists of 278 lots; Session II will be held on Saturday, April 25th at 10 a.m. and will offer over a thousand lots of Asian arts.… Read More

Skinner Hosts Discovery Auction Featuring Ephemera & Collectibles

MARLBOROUGH, Mass. – April 1, 2009 – www.skinnerinc.com – On April 15 -16, 2009, Skinner, Inc., one of the nation’s leading auction houses for antiques and fine art, will host a two-day Discovery auction featuring Ephemera & Collectibles in its gallery in Marlborough, Mass.  Session I begins on Wednesday April 15th at 5 p.m. at 274 Cedar Hill Street, Skinner’s new facility located off exit 23C on Route 495, just north of the Mass Pike. … Read More

Skinner March Jewelry Auction Grosses High Estimate Despite Economic Downturn

BOSTON, Mass. –March 24, 2009 – www.skinnerinc.com – Skinner, one of the nation’s leading auction houses for antiques and fine art, today announced the results of its Fine Jewelry sale last week which grossed $1,768,021.00, achieving the sale’s high estimate despite the current economic conditions and uncertainty in the marketplace.

A number of the top selling lots came to Skinner from the family of William and Henry Walters, who established Baltimore’s Waters Art Museum. … Read More

Skinner Auctions European Furniture, Decorative Arts and Silver in Boston on April 11, 2009

BOSTON, Mass. – March 19, 2009www.skinnerinc.com – Skinner, one of the nation’s leading auction houses, will hold a sale of European Furniture & Decorative Arts featuring Fine Silver on Saturday, April 11th at 10 a.m. in its Boston gallery located at 63 Park Plaza.  A major U.S. force in the sale of high style European pieces to both national and international clients, Skinner again offers an impressively varied selection of English and Continental decorative works of art, ceramics, furniture and silver with this sale.… Read More

Skinner to Host American & European Paintings & Prints Auction March 6th; Photography & Sculpture to be Offered

BOSTON, Mass. – February 17, 2009www.skinnerinc.com – Skinner, Inc., one of the nation’s leading auction houses for antiques and fine art, will offer a varied selection of American and European Paintings on Friday, March 6th in its Boston gallery located at 63 Park Plaza.  With more than 850 lots of paintings, prints, photography and sculpture, the sale has something to suit every taste.

Prints & Photography

Kicking off the sale at noon on the 6th is a fine selection of prints and photography. … Read More

Skinner Hosts Inaugural Auction in New Marlborough Gallery; Discovery Auction Thursday, February 26

MARLBOROUGH, Mass. – February 11, 2009 www.skinnerinc.com – On Thursday, February 26,  2009, Skinner, Inc., one of the nation’s leading auction houses for antiques and fine art, will host its inaugural auction in its new gallery in Marlborough, Mass.:  a one-day Discovery auction featuring Country Americana.  The auction begins at 10 a.m. at 274 Cedar Hill Street, Skinner’s new facility located off exit 23C on Route 495, just north of the Mass Pike. … Read More

Skinner Inc. Moves to Marlborough, MA

MARLBOROUGH, Mass. – January 28, 2009www.skinnerinc.com – On February 2, 2009, Skinner, Inc., one of the nation’s leading auction houses for antiques and fine art, will move from its long-time Bolton gallery to a new, state-of-the-art facility located at 274 Cedar Hill Street in Marlborough, Massachusetts.  The 69,000 square foot space will house the company’s corporate offices, suburban auction gallery, and property warehouse. … Read More

Skinner Semi-Annual American Indian & Ethnographic Art Auction to Take Place January 24th in Boston

BOSTON, Mass. – January 8, 2009www.skinnerinc.com – Skinner, Inc., one of the nation’s leading auction houses for antiques and fine art, will host an auction of American Indian and Ethnographic Art on Saturday, January 24th at 10:00 a.m. in its Boston gallery.  More than 400 lots of tribal art will be offered from North American, South America and Africa.

African & Pre-Columbian

A nice selection of Pre-Columbian and African material leads the sale with the first 100 lots. … Read More

Skinner to Host Auction of 20th Century Furniture & Decorative Arts December 20, 2008

BOSTON, Mass. – December 03, 2008 – www.skinnerinc.com – Skinner, one of the nation’s leading auction houses, will host an auction of 20th Century Furniture & Decorative Arts in its Boston gallery on December 20th at 10 a.m.  The sale will feature more than 750 lots of furniture and decorative and utilitarian objects from the Art Nouveau, Arts & Crafts, Art Deco, Mid-Century and Post Modern periods (1880-contemporary time). … Read More

Aubrey Beardsley Illustration Sets New World Record

BOLTON, Mass. – November 20, 2008 – www.skinnerinc.com – Skinner, Inc., one of the nation’s leading auction houses for antiques and fine art, today announced it has set a new world record for a rare illustration by Aubrey Beardsley.  At the recent Fine Books & Manuscripts auction, which took place on Sunday, November 16th, Beardsley’s The Climax (lot 139) fetched $213,300 including buyer’s premium, well over its $15/20,000 estimate.… Read More

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