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pal beach arts
October 10, 2017

Palm Beach Art Districts

The history of Palm Beach and West Palm Beach is tied to the pursuits of leisure and entertainment. Now, settled with permanent residences and second homes, the Island is known for some of the country's most sophisticated design and architecture. While Palm Beach remains largely residential, Worth avenue is home to numerous galleries and showrooms while…

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anthony wu
September 20, 2017

LHA PURSUITS | Anthony Wu

Anthony WuAsian Works of Art Specialist and Appraiser Anthony Wu is one of Canada's premier and most experienced Asian Art specialists. He is a certified Chinese Art appraiser with the Appraisers Association of America and provides Asian Art consultation, valuation and research for various auction houses, museums and private clients in Canada and the USA.…

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Naples, Florida Art Districts
September 20, 2017

Naples Art Districts

Naples has a lively cultural scene. Leslie Hindman Auctioneers' Naples location offers auction appraisals, valuations and trust and estate services just a few blocks from 3rd Street South, the heart of Naples' arts district. The neighborhood is filled with restaurants, boutiques, antique dealers, galleries and a charming Saturday morning farmer’s market. Visitors can pop in…

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Fine Books and Manuscripts, J.T. Palmatary, Bird's Eye View of Chicago_Lot 67
September 11, 2017

Maps and Exploration in Fine Books and Manuscripts

Our upcoming Fine Books and Manuscripts auction on September 13 includes an impressive collection of maps that display the long history of exploration in North America. Lot 24: Cartographer Henricus Hondius created this seventeenth-century map using multiple sources, including Henry Briggs, John Smith and Hessel Gerritsz. His map is well-known for perpetuating the then-common misbelief…

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Coonley Playhouse
September 11, 2017

Property from the Coonley Playhouse, Riverside, IL

Explore the Modern Design Sale Property from the Avery Coonley Playhouse, a Frank Lloyd Wright construction in Riverside, Illinois, will be sold November 14 in Leslie Hindman Auctioneers' Modern Design auction. The collection includes numerous works by Gustav Stickley and the Stickley Brothers, which would have been made around 1912 when the playhouse was built. We also…

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recognizable contemporaries buccellati jewelry
September 6, 2017

Recognizable Contemporaries: Buccellati Jewelry

Included in our September 10 – 12 Important Jewelry auction are the following unique designs by Buccellati. LOT 217 – A Platinum, Yellow Gold, Sapphire and Diamond Ring, Buccellati. Crowned with a certified unheated Ceylon sapphire, the intricate engraved layers of this ring showcase the skill and craftsmanship the firm is known for. LOT 413 – A Pair…

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Recognizable Contemporaries: Bvlgari Jewelry
September 1, 2017

Recognizable Contemporaries: Bvlgari Jewelry

Included in our September 10 – 12 Important Jewelry auction are the following popular designs by Bvlgari. LOT 500 – An 18 karat yellow gold, diamond and mother-of-pearl "Serpenti" Bracelet, Bvlgari. The Serpenti collection by Bvlgari is immediately recognized by its serpentine forms that wrap in various fashions such as this flexible link bracelet with mother-of-pearl…

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Milwaukee
August 31, 2017

Milwaukee Art Districts

Just south of Leslie Hindman Auctioneers' East Mason Street location, Milwaukee’s burgeoning art scene is centered out of the Historic Third Ward. Located along Lake Michigan and hugging the heart of downtown to the south, the neighborhood is home to over twenty gallery spaces, performing arts studios, restaurants, bars and the infamous Public Market. For…

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wearable women's watches
August 24, 2017

Wearable Women’s Watches

Included in our September 10 – 12 Important Jewelry auction are a number of timeless timepieces for the every day. Featured below are some of the most recognizable from our collection of women's watches. LOT 313 – This Patek Philippe is understated but elegant. The face of the watch runs seamlessly into its band, which…

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Denver Arts Districts
August 11, 2017

Denver Art Districts

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers is Denver's leading fine art auction house, adding to its diverse landscape of art districts and neighborhoods. These include the Lower Downtown District, the Art District on Santa Fe, the River North Arts District, the Golden Triangle Creative District and the Cherry Creek Arts District. Each neighborhood offers a unique variety of…

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