September 12, 2023

Peter Voulkos | Breaking Through: Mid Century Studio Pottery to Fine Art

Peter Voulkos (1924-2002) is an artist whose innovative and groundbreaking techniques left a enduring mark on the world of ceramics and sculpture. Originally trained as a potter, Voulkos rejected the orthodoxy of mid century studio pottery technique, utility and form, instead pursuing ideas that were entirely new to the medium and positioned within the world of fine art.

September 7, 2023

Exploring Your Estate Liquidation Options: Estate Buyout vs. Estate Sale

When the time comes to handle the liquidation of an entire estate, it's essential to understand your options. Two common methods for estate liquidation are the traditional onsite estate sale and the increasingly popular estate buyout with a cleanout service.

Lot 19 18K White Gold and Platinum Diamond Sapphire Ring
September 6, 2023

Classic Connoisseur Online Auction Sun | Sep 10 | 10am PST

Classic Connoisseur Online Auction Sun | Sep 10 | 10am PST Mark your calendars and get ready for a captivating journey into the world of timeless treasures at the Hughes Fall Classic Connoisseur Auction. This exciting event takes place entirely online, providing you with the opportunity to place bids from the convenience of your own location.

August 28, 2023

Impressive Auction Results from Classic Connoisseur Auction

On July 23, 2023, Hughes Auctions presented the Summer Classic Connoisseur Auction bringing in impressive auction results. Online bidding surpassed initial high estimates on many of the auction lots, underscoring the enduring value of the enduring genres of art and design featured in our Classic Connoisseur Auctions.