J. Levine Auction & Appraisal continues its popular “Thursday Nights in Scottsdale” auctions in February in a newly-remodeled building. The timing of the Feb. 20 auction near President’s Day will be of interest to those who follow details regarding President John F. Kennedy’s assassination.
The auction features original crime scene photography and research from the estate of Cecil Kirk, formerly of the Scottsdale Police Department. Kirk worked for more than 20 years with the Washington D.C. Metro Police where he served as a crime scene unit supervisor before joining the Scottsdale Police Department in 1980.Josh Levine, owner of J. Levine Auction & Appraisal, said the auction will include several dozen photos and documents relating to the JFK criminal investigation.
Guests to the “Thursday Nights in Scottsdale” auctions will notice a new look for J. Levine Auction & Appraisal. The 18,000-square-foot, two-story building was remodeled in January to include new installations and departments, including sporting goods, fine art, furnishings, home decor, ethnographic, southwestern, toys, musical instruments, and coins and currency. The building will also include a second-floor outside patio to be completed this spring.
The high-end estate auctions will feature a variety of historic and modern fine art, vintage and retro items, collectibles, décor, estate jewelry, gold, silver, toys, electronics, rare artifacts and much more.
The public is welcome to preview the February auctions on Thursdays beginning at 4 p.m. Guests are invited to mingle, enjoy refreshments and hors d’oeuvres, listen to live music and preview items prior to the start of the auction at 6 p.m.
J. Levine Auction & Appraisal is located at 10345 N. Scottsdale Rd., in Scottsdale (southeast corner of Scottsdale Rd. and Shea Blvd). Auctions are subject to a 15 percent Buyers Premium (18 percent for Internet and phone bidders). Live online bidding can be accessed throughwww.jlevines.com or through www.Artfact.com. For information, visit www.jlevines.com or call (480) 496-2212.