Motoring memorabilia featured in June 26 auction

Race fans will be competing for 60 lots of motoring memorabilia when Jasper52 waves the green flag on an online auction June 26. The auction catalog contains vintage racing posters and many contemporary limited-edition collectibles designed and made by Halmo in Italy. An outstanding example is a coffee table having a real Ferrari engine as its base.

The base of this coffee table with Plexiglas top is a real Ferrari F1 engine block, 36 x 20 x 16 inches. Estimate: $6,000-$6,500. Jasper52 image

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Mapmakers to the world featured in Jasper52 auction June 26

Maps made by the world’s most renowned cartographers of their times are presented in an auction to be conducted by Jasper52 on Tuesday, June 26. Not only will these antique maps serve as decorative pieces, but they also will reveal innumerable ways to view our world, from Imperial Russia to the to the Strait of Magellan.

Covens and Mortier World Map, Amsterdam, 1745, 19.9 x 25.5 in. Estimate: $1,500-$2,000. Jasper52 image

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Peter Max ‘Umbrella Man’ to cap off fine art auction June 20

Jasper 52 will present a Premium Fine Art Auction on Wednesday, June 20, that will feature approximately 30 original paintings in addition to photography, etchings and lithographs. This collection includes works by Peter Max, Bernard Buffet, David Burliuk and Itzchak Tarkay.

Peter Max (American, b.1937), ‘Umbrella Man,’ original acrylic on canvas, 25.5 x 21.5 in., framed. Estimate: $6,800-$7,000. Jasper52 image

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Jasper52 rolls out premium Persians rugs in June 20 auction

The rich look and feel of authentic hand-knotted Oriental rugs are at hand in a Jasper52 online auction to be held Wednesday, June 20, beginning at 9 p.m. Eastern Time. Fifty premium quality rugs – Sarouks, Mahals, Kermans, Esphahans – comprise the catalog. Many of the rugs are true antiques – more than a century old.

Antique Persian Sultanabad rug, 1890, Iran, 12 ft.1 in. x 13 ft. 7 in. Estimate: $13,000-$14,000. Jasper52 image

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Jasper52 map auction June 12 affords views of major cities

A 16th-century bird’s-eye view of Venice is one of many fascinating offerings in an online auction of Antiquarian Pictorial Maps & City Views to be held by Jasper52 on Tuesday, June 12. The more than 250 maps in the auction range from the 1500s into the 20th century.

Bird’s-eye view of Venice by Braun and Hogenberg, 1574, Cologne, 13¼ x 18¾ in. Estimate: $3,500-$5,000. Jasper52 image

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Americana quilt sale June 12 a kaleidoscope of colors, designs

A dazzling and dizzying display of pinwheels, stars and geometric shapes highlights a collection of more than 40 Americana and folk art quilts that will be offered in a Jasper52 online auction on Tuesday, June 12.

Star of Bethlehem quilt, circa 1880, Baltimore, excellent condition, 90 x 94 in. Estimate: $15,000-$16,000. Jasper52 image

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European clocks, crystal headline online auctions June 6

Two useful and inexpensive items commonly found in homes are clocks and glassware. But why own something common and cheap when uncommon and artfully designed items are readily available at competitive prices? Jasper52 will conduct two online auctions offering remarkable examples; clocks on Wednesday, June 6, at 8 p.m. Eastern Time, and glassware on June 6 at 9 p.m. Eastern.

JTC silver pink guilloche enamel miniature clock and display case, circa 1910. The clock measures 1.15 in. x 2.25 in. x 3 in. Estimate: $4,500-$5,500. Jasper52 image

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Jasper52 showcasing premium quality vintage jewelry June 5

Vintage and antique pieces mingle beautifully in a Premium Jewelry Auction that will be conducted Tuesday, June 5, by Jasper52. Colorful cocktail rings, storied mourning jewelry and even an iconic Hammerman Brothers vintage starfish brooch are prime examples of the diversity celebrated in this special sale.

14K gold and diamond bracelet, 1950s, 6.5 total carat weight, near-mint condition. Estimate: $1,500-$2,000. Jasper52 image

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Vintage tribal art from faraway lands offered in May 30 auction

Tribal art from around the globe is presented in a Jasper52 online auction on Wednesday, May 30. Carved masks and figures imbued with stylized detail and potent symbolism – more than 100 items – are offered in the online auction catalog.

Shango staff, Yoruba, Nigeria, pre-1930, 22.8 in. high. Estimate: $7,000-$7,500. Jasper52 image

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Jasper52 presents Jackson Pollock Christmas card May 29

Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner’s 1944 Christmas card is a unique highlight of a Jasper52 fine paintings and prints auction to be conducted Tuesday, May 29. The Christmas card – signed by the famed American artists and printed in black in on light blue paper – is expected to sell for $10,000.

Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner’s 1944 Christmas card, printed in black ink on light blue paper, matted and framed. Estimate: $10,000-$12,000. Jasper 52 image

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