AUCTION - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/AUCTION News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Stolen Gauguin hung on Sicily kitchen wall for 40 years http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57763944-68/painting-art-gauguin-italian.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57763944-68/painting-art-gauguin-italian.html.csp">Stolen Gauguin hung on Sicily kitchen wall for 40 years</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-02T12:00:59.521-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 12:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">ROME • A Paul Gauguin still life stolen from a wealthy collector’s home in Britain has been recovered after hanging for 40 years in a Sicilian autoworker’s kitchen. The worker bought the painting along with one of lesser value by another French artist, Pierre Bonnard, for about $100 at a legitimate 1975 Italian state railway auction of unclaimed lost items, said Maj. Massimiliano Quagliarella of the paramilitary Carabinieri art theft squad. Italian authorities estimated Wednesday that the still ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577639442014-04-02T12:00:59.521-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-02T12:00:59.521-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57763944@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 12:00:59 MDT Nobel Peace medal sells at auction for $1.16M in Maryland http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57739324-68/prize-nobel-peace-auction.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57739324-68/prize-nobel-peace-auction.html.csp">Nobel Peace medal sells at auction for $1.16M in Maryland</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRETT ZONGKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T19:55:30.205-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 07:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Baltimore • A 1936 Nobel Peace Prize discovered at a South American pawn shop has been sold at auction in Baltimore for $1.16 million. Brian Kendrella, president of New York-based Stack’s Bowers Galleries, says the auction drew half a dozen bidders from six countries. The winning bidder Thursday was an individual collector from Asia who asked to remain anonymous. This is only the second Nobel Peace Prize to come to auction. This award marked the first time someone from Latin America received th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577393242014-03-27T19:55:30.205-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-27T19:55:30.205-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57739324@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 19:55:30 MDT Fly fishing and Tying Expo set this weekend http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57729780-79/fly-friday-expo-tying.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57729780-79/fly-friday-expo-tying.html.csp">Fly fishing and Tying Expo set this weekend</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WHARTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-26T14:24:05.176-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 02:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Wasatch Fly Tying and Fly Fishing Expo comes to the South Towne Expo Center in Sandy Friday and Saturday as conservation groups such as Bonneville Fly Fishers, the Stonefly Society, Cache Anglers, Trout Unlimited and High Country Fly Fishers also prepare to raise funds at a Friday banquet and auction. The event features demonstrations and workshops on fly casting and tying, a competition casting pond and a demo casting ponds. Raffles and prizes will be offered all weekend. Vendors will displ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57729780@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:24:05 MDT Baseball auction offers ticket to 1867 convention http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57691410-68/baseball-convention-ticket-auction.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57691410-68/baseball-convention-ticket-auction.html.csp">Baseball auction offers ticket to 1867 convention</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID SHARP</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-16T19:39:01.789-06:00">Updated Mar 16, 2014 07:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Biddeford, Maine • A piece of sports history dating back to the 1867 meeting that institutionalized racial segregation in professional baseball is heading to the auction block. Among the items up for sale by Saco River Auction Co. is a ticket to the Philadelphia baseball convention, which marked the drawing of a color line that wasn’t eradicated for good until 80 years later by Jackie Robinson. During the convention, the National Association of Base-Ball Players’ nominating committee responded t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57691410@www.sltrib.com Sun, 16 Mar 2014 19:39:01 MDT 1936 Nobel Peace medal to be auctioned in Maryland http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57670217-68/prize-nobel-peace-medal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57670217-68/prize-nobel-peace-medal.html.csp">1936 Nobel Peace medal to be auctioned in Maryland</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ULA ILNYTZKY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-12T13:59:26.295-06:00">Updated Mar 12, 2014 01:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A 1936 Nobel Peace Prize discovered at a South American pawn shop is heading to the auction block. The award will be only the second Nobel Peace Prize to come to auction and marked the first time an individual from Latin America had received the honor. The New York-based Stack’s Bowers Galleries is offering it for sale March 27 in Baltimore. The 23-karat relic weighs 222.4 grams, which in today’s market would make it worth $9,168 for the gold alone. As an object to collectors and worl...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576702172014-03-12T13:59:26.295-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-12T13:59:26.295-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57670217@www.sltrib.com Wed, 12 Mar 2014 13:59:26 MDT Deer hunting tag on Antelope Island auctioned for $305,000 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57563334-90/austad-hunting-island-antelope.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57563334-90/austad-hunting-island-antelope.html.csp">Deer hunting tag on Antelope Island auctioned for $305,000</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By brett prettyman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-19T08:21:56-06:00">Updated Feb 19, 2014 08:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denny Austad might live in Idaho, but he spends his hunting money in Utah. Austad has been the high bidder in each of the three years a hunting permit for a buck mule deer has been offered on Antelope Island. Counting the $305,000 he bid during the recent Western Hunting and Conservation Expo in Salt Lake City, Austad has paid $865,000 for the opportunity to kill three deer. He set a record for a deer hunting permit in auction last year with a $310,000 payment. All told, Austad has likely spen...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57563334@www.sltrib.com Wed, 19 Feb 2014 08:21:56 MDT UPD auction set for evidence, including cars, electronics, jewelry and more http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57636470-78/auction-property-upd-cars.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57636470-78/auction-property-upd-cars.html.csp">UPD auction set for evidence, including cars, electronics, jewelry and more</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-05T12:51:15.749-06:00">Updated Mar 5, 2014 12:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pssst, buddy: Want a deal on some goods? You might want to try the Unified Police Department’s upcoming auction of surplus, unclaimed and seized property. It all takes place on March 22, beginning 9 a.m. at the TNT Auction yard, 2353 N. Redwood Road, Salt Lake City. Bidders will compete for items ranging from cars and trucks to audio/visual equipment, personal property, jewelry, tools, auto parts and various household items. All cash proceeds from the auction will support a variety of law enforc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57636470@www.sltrib.com Wed, 05 Mar 2014 12:51:15 MDT Cuba humidor auction tops $1.1M in Havana http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57618357-68/cuban-cigars-auction-cigar.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57618357-68/cuban-cigars-auction-cigar.html.csp">Cuba humidor auction tops $1.1M in Havana</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-01T15:56:10.467-06:00">Updated Mar 1, 2014 03:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Havana • Cigar enthusiasts paid more than (euro) 798,000 ($1.1 million) for six handmade Cuban humidors early Saturday at the gala closing of Havana’s 16th annual Cigar Festival. The hot item was a one-of-a-kind handcrafted humidor packed with Montecristo cigars that fetched (euro) 170,000 ($235,000). Welsh crooner Tom Jones was among the invitees at Saturday’s auction and sang three songs for attending guests, including his signature “It’s Not Unusual.” “I love Cuban cigars to start with. I sta...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576183572014-03-01T15:56:10.467-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-01T15:56:10.467-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57618357@www.sltrib.com Sat, 01 Mar 2014 15:56:10 MDT Rivals debate auction rules for Philly newspapers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57574248-79/auction-philadelphia-company-newspapers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57574248-79/auction-philadelphia-company-newspapers.html.csp">Rivals debate auction rules for Philly newspapers</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-20T11:43:01.982-06:00">Updated Feb 20, 2014 11:43AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Philadelphia • The top investor in Philadelphia’s two largest newspapers wants the company sold in a quick, closed auction among current partners. Powerful Democrat George Norcross is feuding with rival Lewis Katz over the newspapers, less than two years after they joined forces to buy them. Their company operates The Philadelphia Inquirer, the Philadelphia Daily News and Philly.com. Both factions have filed briefs this week in the Delaware court handling the dissolution and sale of the company...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-575742482014-02-20T11:43:01.982-06:00" id="#license-2014-02-20T11:43:01.982-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57574248@www.sltrib.com Thu, 20 Feb 2014 11:43:01 MDT 3 Banksy works expected to fetch up to $1.6M at auction http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57562103-68/banksy-keszler-art-works.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57562103-68/banksy-keszler-art-works.html.csp">3 Banksy works expected to fetch up to $1.6M at auction</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ULA ILNYTZKY </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-18T18:14:06.242-06:00">Updated Feb 18, 2014 06:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Three works by the elusive British street artist Banksy, including two that had to be removed from the sides of buildings, are going to a Miami auction where each is expected to bring hundreds of thousands of dollars. They are being offered by a New York City art dealer on Tuesday night at the Fine Art Auctions Miami. “Bandaged Heart,” which was spray-painted on the side of a Brooklyn warehouse, was removed by a team of specialists shortly after it was completed during Banksy’s self-p...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-575621032014-02-18T18:14:06.242-06:00" id="#license-2014-02-18T18:14:06.242-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57562103@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Feb 2014 18:14:06 MDT