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                                                                                               New York, NY 10035
                                                                                               229 East 120th Street
    “Welcome to the world of iGavel.com, the next
    generation of buying and selling art & antiques.”
    ECommerce–Guide.com, October 18, 2005

  To become an Associate:
  If you would like to discuss how your business can
  take advantage of the global marketplace of iGavel,                                                                  Online auctions of fine art, antiques & collectibles
  please contact Lark E. Mason at:                                                                                      with guarantees for authenticity & condition
  LarkMason@iGavel.com
  Consignment Inquires:
  If you have questions about selling property on
  the site or would like to submit property for an
  upcoming auction please contact:

                     iGavel, Inc.
                   New York Office
               229 East 120th Street
                New York, NY 10035
               Phone: 212.289.5588
                 Fax: 212.289.5199
         Email inquires: Office@iGavel.com




Cover: Raoul Dufy, Epsom Downs, 1937, Gouache and watercolor.
Sold for $264,000 November 2006 by Roland Antiques
            What is iGavel?                                                                                                      Past iGavel auction highlights:
            iGavel is an online auction web site dedicated to the sale
                                                                                                                                         Ancient & Ethnographic Arts:
            of fine arts, antiques, and collectibles with auctions held                                                                  Egyptian Bronze Apis Bull, Late Period
            by an international network of associate dealers, galleries,                                                                 Starting bid: $500 Sold for: $9,775
                                                                                                                                         Sold December 2005
            appraisers, auction houses, and other fine and decorative
            arts professionals. Each lot is accompanied by 5–10 images,
            a description, and condition report. Starting bids are the                                                                   Asian Art:
            reserve amount. Many sales include exhibition previews so                                                                    Chinese Carved Red and Black Lacquer Brushpot
                                                                                                                                         Starting Bid: $750 Sold for: $86,814
            interested bidders may examine items first-hand.                                                                             Sold May 2006




                                                                                                                                         Books and Manuscripts:
                                                                                                                                         Wisden’s Cricketer’s Almanac, London
                                                                                                                                         John Wisden & Co. 1875
   “By stressing the ‘middle market’ of collectors, Lark Mason’s iGavel.com prospers in                                                  Starting bid: $1,250 Sold for: $48,000

   a niche the heavy-weights largely ignore...” Business Week, September 18, 2006                                                        Sold August 2006




                                                                                                                                         Photographic Equipment:
                                                                                                                                         Leica MP-2 Chrome with Motor and 2 battery packs
                                                                                                                                         Starting bid: $12,000 Sold for: $90,000
                                                                                                                                         Sold by Everard & Company, February 2006
Advantages for Buying:                                          Advantages for Selling:
On iGavel, all lots are guaranteed for authenticity and         On iGavel most lots are ‘consigned locally and sold globally,’           Furniture:
condition. Detailed condition reports accompany each lot                                                                                 Pair of George III Mahogany and Kingwood
                                                                through a network of Regional Consignment Centers. Log                   Semi-Circular Fold Top Card Tables
and the reserve is the starting bid.                            on to iGavel and check the Buying & Selling section of the               Starting bid: $14,000 Sold for: $34,500
                                                                                                                                         Sold by Caroline Ashleigh Associates, September 2005
                                                                site to find a Regional Consignment center near you.

                                                                “iGavel gives (art & antiques)                                           Jewelry:
                                                                dealers a chance to greatly                                              French Lady’s Platinum & Diamond Bracelet, circa 1920s
                                                                                                                                         Starting bid: $4,500 Sold for: $11,213
                                                                expand their pool of special-                                            Sold by Ruggiero & Associates, November 2004
                                                                ized buyers by eliminating
                                                                geographic boundaries.”
                                                                Crain’s New York Business,                                               Silver:
                                                                                                                                         Tiffany & Co., Lap Over Edge Flatware, 188 pieces, 1880
                                                                May 9, 2005                                                              Starting bid: $4,000 Sold for: $12,650
                                                                                                                                         Sold by Elder’s Antiques, June 2005




                                                                                                                                         Paintings:
                                                                                                                                         Zao Wou-Ki, Untitled, 1952, Oil on Canvas
                                                                                                                                         Starting bid: $60,000 Sold for: $253,000
                                                                                                                                         Sold by Litchfield County Auctions, April 2005
                                                                                                  “iGavel sales have been
“...iGavel, an online auction house focused on the vast                                           hosted by associates such
middle market for art and antiques, higher quality than                                           as large dealers and auction           Photography:
                                                                                                                                         Peter Hujar, Candy Darling, 1973
eBay... Prices on iGavel range from $200 to $250,000.”                                            houses ... and iGavel has              Starting bid: $1,000 Sold for: $8,338
Bloomberg.com, August 23, 2005                                                                    developed strategies to                Sold by Daniel Cooney Fine Art, May 2004
                                                                                                  accommodate sellers...”
“Everard and Co. of Savannah, GA, had a pair of Chinese zitan
                                                                                                  Maine Antiques Digest,
cabinets estimated to sell for $3,000 to $5,000, the cabinets
                                                                                                  May 2006
sold for $70,000. To get good prices, sellers ‘don’t have                                                                                Sculpture:
                                                                                                                                         F Preiss, Torch Dancer, circa 1925
                                                                                                                                          .
to go to New York anymore,’said the company’s president,                                                                                 Starting bid: $4,900 Sold for: $19,200
Amanda Everard.” The Wall Street Journal, May 25, 2005                                                                                   Sold by Kunsthandlung H.W. Fichter e.K., August 2006

								
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