Collectibles

The finest art, boats, cars, furnishings, and jewelry are all on offer under one roof.
For the last three decades, a Disneyland fan in Southern California has been quietly amassing one of the largest collections on the theme park outside of the Walt Disney Archives and the Walt Disney...
These antique optics from the Japanese Navy were used in combat and took over six months to restore…
The ultrarare sculpture is one of the few castings that remain in private hands…
Of the dozens of iconic midcentury designs by Hans Wegner, perhaps none is as clever as the valet chair.
The ’60s will be on the minds of many on August 6, which marks the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965.
Globally prominent art dealer Jan David Winitz, whose Claremont Rug Company gallery specializes in art-level Oriental carpets from the “Second Golden Age of Persian Weaving,” has announced the...
F. Scott Fitzgerald inscribed the book with a handwritten note to Harold Goldman, the man who inspired the Gatsby character.
This exceptionally rare Enigma Machine is possibly the finest example that has ever surfaced. Used by the Germans to send secret messages during World War II, this important four-rotor Model K Enigma...
The limited-edition pen pays tribute to Alexander Fleming and to the entire medical community.
In its 53 years, Doyle has auctioned the estates of Gloria Swanson, Bette Davis, and other film legends.
The German automaker Audi now brings the same high-performance engineering and luxury touches found in its sports cars to the world of cycling with the 13-pound Audi Sport Racing Bike , presented at...
Pure instinct led Fleur Bresler to create one of the country’s foremost collections of wood art.
At the Heritage Auctions sale on April 18, fans paid big money for a little pop history.
The Oakland Athletics enjoyed a dynastic run of success in the 1970s, winning three World Series in a row.
In 2006, Bonhams London introduced an annual auction as curious as the objects it proffered. Called Gentleman’s Library, the sale was packed with items one might find in a cultured Victorian’s...
Detective Don Hrycyk has returned an estimated $121 million in stolen works to their rightful collectors.
The Solid Fountain Pen Gold Edition’s barrel is constructed entirely from 14-karat gold.
Bonhams attributes the high presale estimate in part to The Imitation Game, the recent film about Turing’s life.
King John of Saxony commissioned a young Dresden coachbuilder to create a sweet town coach.
“American Pie” topped the Billboard charts shortly after its 1971 release.
A British mathematician who died 60 years ago is having a celebrity moment.
Whimsical retail display from husband and wife designer duo Aaron R. Thomas and Stefanie Phan-Thomas incorporates LuciteLux in state-of-the-art visual merchandising and finished retail.
Architectural photographer Ahmet Ertug has published more than 30 books in three decades, some only available as rare books, others soon to be. Bibliophiles treasure these publications as some of the...
Standout items include a set of Wang Qi panel paintings expected to fetch as much as $700,000.
The line features writing instruments based on both heroes and villains.
After more than a century, gramophones, phonographs, and cylinder players are prized as collectibles
With a drumbeat of 50th anniversaries, Beatlemania breaks loose all over again.

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