April 2016 – Newly Discovered Painting by Elliot Daingerfield Skyrockets

08 Jun

Oakland, CA, 18 – April 2016 – “Twilight,” the newly discovered painting by Elliot Daingerfield (American 1859-1932) recently found concealed inside a mirror at Clars Auction Gallery took an exciting leap from “amazing discovery” to “hidden treasure” status when it skyrocketed to over four times it’s high estimate selling for an astonishing $39,325 on Sunday, […]

Rare 19th Century gold quartz cane sold for a record breaking price of $49,725

Sep. 2006 – Rare 19th Century gold quartz cane sold for a record breaking price of $49,725

07 Jun

September 19, 2006 Clars Auction Gallery has held their auctions live online for the past two years, and the impact the Internet has played in the auction world still amazes Clars’ President Redge Martin. One lot which he found particularly delightful to watch sell over the Internet was a Chinese zitan-stained hardwood and jade inlaid […]

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Feb. 2014 – Chinese huanghuali furniture brings furious bidding

06 Jun

February 2014 While each of the categories performed beyond expectation, it was the Asian category that stunned both staff and crowd. Coming from The Gerber estate, were 14 lots of Chinese hardwood huanghuali furniture ranging from tables, to chairs, screens and cabinets. Overall, the lots offered in this collection carried pre-sale estimates of $1,000 to […]

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