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Freeman’s Spring/Summer 2021 Season Builds on its Successes to Shatter Auction Records

07/16/2021     Latest News, News and Film, American Art, Asian Arts, Books and Manuscripts, European Art and Old Masters, Modern and Contemporary Art, Pennsylvania Impressionists

Freeman’s Spring/Summer 2021 Season Builds on its Successes to Shatter Auction Records

Despite the continued challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, Freeman’s has maintained very strong results across departments, broken several world auction records and set new house records since the beginning of 2021.


Freeman’s to Sell Important Private Collection of Sculptures by François-Xavier Lalanne

07/08/2021     Latest News, News and Film, 20th Century and Contemporary Design, Modern and Contemporary Art

Freeman’s to Sell Important Private Collection of Sculptures by François-Xavier Lalanne

A private collection of seven sculptures by François-Xavier Lalanne to be offered in November 17 Modern and Contemporary Art auction.


Introducing: the Collection of Dr. and Mrs. Giraud V. and Carolyn Foster

07/08/2021     Latest News, News and Film, British and European Furniture and Decorative Arts

Introducing: the Collection of Dr. and Mrs. Giraud V. and Carolyn Foster

The collection of Dr. and Mrs. Giraud V. and Carolyn Foster will be offered on July 14 as part of Freeman's Gilded Age auction.


How to Collect Decorative Arts: Your Guide to the Gilded Age Auction

07/07/2021     Latest News, News and Film, British and European Furniture and Decorative Arts

How to Collect Decorative Arts: Your Guide to the Gilded Age Auction

A collector's guide to decorative arts and our upcoming Gilded Age Auction


Copy of the Declaration of Independence found in Scotland Sells for Historic $4.42M at Freeman's

07/02/2021     Latest News, News and Film, Books and Manuscripts

Copy of the Declaration of Independence found in Scotland Sells for Historic $4.42M at Freeman's

From its fairytale-like discovery in Scotland by sister auction house Lyon & Turnbull to a record-breaking auction.


Freeman’s to Sell Signer Charles Carroll’s Copy of The Declaration Of Independence

06/28/2021     Latest News, News and Film, American Furniture, Folk and Decorative Arts, Books and Manuscripts

Freeman’s to Sell Signer Charles Carroll’s Copy of The Declaration Of Independence

Learn more about this exciting single-lot sale.


How Charles Carroll's Copy of the Declaration of Independence was Discovered in Scotland

06/16/2021     Latest News, News and Film, American Furniture, Folk and Decorative Arts, Books and Manuscripts

How Charles Carroll's Copy of the Declaration of Independence was Discovered in Scotland

This rare signer's copy of William Stone's printing of the Declaration was remarkably found in a Scottish ancestral home by Freeman’s sister auction house, Lyon & Turnbull, headquartered in Edinburgh, and will be offered at Freeman's in Philadelphia on July 1.


How to Start Collecting Jewelry & Watches: Your Guide to Our Upcoming Luxe Auction

06/15/2021     Latest News, News and Film, Jewelry and Watches

How to Start Collecting Jewelry & Watches: Your Guide to Our Upcoming Luxe Auction

Learn about some of the upcoming highlights in our June 22 Luxe: Boutique Jewels Auction.


Freeman’s American Art and Pennsylvania Impressionists Auction Sets Multiple Auction Records

06/09/2021     Latest News, News and Film, American Art, Pennsylvania Impressionists

Freeman’s American Art and Pennsylvania Impressionists Auction Sets Multiple Auction Records

Learn more about this impressive result


How to Collect 20th Century and Contemporary Design: Your Guide to Upcoming Highlights

06/02/2021     Latest News, 20th Century and Contemporary Design

How to Collect 20th Century and Contemporary Design: Your Guide to Upcoming Highlights

Learn about some of the upcoming highlights in our June 8 Select Design Auction.


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