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In a better world we would all be thronging the doors of the Newark Museum; in the best of worlds Ulysses Grant Dietz would be there to meet us, taking ...
Jan 19, 5012
Source: The Magazine Antiques
There is career opportunity in numismatics.The thought occurred to me this week as several press releases have come my way announcing changes to businesses.But this opportunity often is not the ...
Mar 03, 2015
Source: Numismatic News
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It seems the owner of this 1965 Chrysler Newport two-door hardtop for sale on Hemmings.com is marketing it to the wrong crowd. I mean, if the factory AM transistor radio ...
Mar 03, 2015
Source: Hemmings Daily
Los Angeles TimesPaula Goldman's menagerie of Hagen-Renaker collectiblesLos Angeles TimesPhotographer Paula Goldman: 'The whole concept of why and what people collect fascinates me'. The animal figurines made by Hagen-Renaker Inc. ...
Mar 03, 2015
Source: Google Collectibles
PR Newswire (press release)Unveiled: Chinese Antiques Collected in 1870s by Emperor's Dentist Heads to ...PR Newswire (press release)"The Borghese items add a gilt edge and historical cachet to Myers' 560-lot ...
Mar 03, 2015
Source: Google Antiques
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“I'm so bored of contemporary museums and their desperate attempt to classify and make sense of everything. The world is one big, glorious mess and we should celebrate that.” – ...
Mar 03, 2015
Source: Messy Nessy Chic
I went from meh to yay about my invitation to check out » ...
Mar 03, 2015
Source: Thriftanista in the City
At the Nevada Club on Fremont Street. Las Vegas, 1955. Photos by Loomis Dean for Life. ...
Mar 03, 2015
Source: Vintage Las Vegas
The Michener Art Museum Highlights the Studio Craft Tradition
During the early twentieth-century, mass-production dominated how products were manufactured in the United States. Automated factories churned out huge amounts of standardized products, including everything from automobiles to furniture. In ...
Mar 03, 2015
Source: News and Fine Arts
MILFORD, Conn. – Quality consignments are currently being accepted for a fine art auction slated for Thursday, April 23rd, at Shannon's Fine Art Auctioneers, in the firm's gallery located at ...
Mar 03, 2015
Source: Antique and Auction News
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By Lisa HixIf you had to choose an image to define “rock 'n' roll,” what would it be? Elvis' pompadour? A psychedelic rock poster? A Flying V guitar? The last ...
Mar 03, 2015
Source: Collectors Weekly
A copy of The Beatles' album “Please Please Me” soared past it high estimate to sell for $37,500 in Bonhams' Entertainment Memorabilia and Animation Art auction on March 1.
As thrifters and eBay sellers can attest, there has been an uptick in the value of vinyl records lately, as long-playing records in very good condition are racking up decent ...
Mar 03, 2015
Source: Worthpoint
At the Design Bloggers' Conference in Atlanta last week, The HighBoy caught up with L.A.-based design guru Mark Cutler to chat about his personalized approach to antiques, his best design ...
Mar 03, 2015
Source: The Highboy Weekly
Croatia is a European state situated at the contact of the Middle and South-East Europe – from the furthest eastern rims of the Alps in the north-west to the Pannonia ...
Mar 02, 2015
Source: World Stamp News
Cardboard paradise awaits bidders in the upcoming Mile High Card Co. auction, with highest-graded examples, set breaks and more. Read More ...
Mar 02, 2015
Source: Sports Collectors Digest
Merchandiser magazines are available here in digital form. Click on the cover graphic to open each issue. ...
Mar 02, 2015
Source: Flea Market Zone
8 Things: Studiopepe, stylists and set designers
When describing their sensibility, Arianna Lelli Mami and Chiara Di Pinto of the Milan-based Studiopepe invoke the versatility of classic white shirt: “You can wear it anytime, to go to ...
Mar 02, 2015
Source: Sight Unseen
Web Appraisal: UND Vase by Margaret CableRiley Humler appraises a University of North Dakota piece by Margaret Cable in Bismarck, ND. ANTIQUES ROADSHOW airs Mondays at 8/7C PM & 9/8C ...
Mar 02, 2015
Source: AntiqueRoadShow
Neglected in his lifetime, Kazuo Shiraga of Japan is now among the market darlings for art collectors. ...
Mar 02, 2015
Source: New York Times – News About Collectors
In 2006, Zak Profera, who grew up in Los Angeles, dropped out of the San Francisco Art Institute just shy of earning his bachelor's degree in conceptual art studies. Love ...
Mar 01, 2015
Source: 1stdibs Introspective
A popular vintage tin sign, by Ithaca, titled “Miles to Church Street Garage,” is among the 2,100 lots to be presented before bidders April 10-12, during a no-reserve auction offered ...
Feb 28, 2015
Source: Antique Trader
MARCH | 2 0 1 5Sunday, 01 March 2015While researching the DeHaven's Wild Cherry Bitters yesterday, I came across another united bitters called Dr. Tyler's Wild Cherry Bitters ...
Feb 28, 2015
Source: Peach Ridge Glass
The Desert SunPalm Springs tours almost like walking back in timeThe Desert SunThe neighborhood, which began to develop in the 1930s around what was then the fashionable El Mirador Hotel, ...
Feb 28, 2015
Source: PS NEWS
For Sampson Mordan Propelling Pencils feature click here. ...
Feb 26, 2015
Source: World Collectors Network
A glass historian spent decades deciphering the codes of antique bottles. ...
Feb 26, 2015
Source: New York Times – Antiques
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Below is a guest post from noted Van Briggle author and collector Kathy Honea Described in Van Briggle early literature as a glaze containing the browns and greens found in a ...
Feb 21, 2015
Source: Art Pottery Blog
Introducing Retro Pottery Net: A Worldwide Website For Mid-Century Ceramics   I was poking around the internet this morning and I landed on a site which I think I might  stay ...
Feb 17, 2015
Source: C. Diane Zweig

Shows and Events

March 7-8, 2015 - Crescent City Auction Gallery, New Orleans, LouisianaCrescent City Auction Gallery's next big estates auction will be held March 7-8 in the firm's gallery at 1330 St. ...
Mar 03, 2015
Source: ArtfixDaily Calendar – Events in the Art World
March 27-29, 2015 - Westonbirt House, Tetbury, United KingdomThe £10,000 original cover artwork for a Rupert the Bear Annual from 1961 highlights a colourful display of illustrations going on sale ...
Mar 03, 2015
Source: ArtfixDaily Calendar – Events in the Art World
Examiner.comNew antiques show comes to Charleston, SC - March 2015Examiner.comTheir first show will be held in North Charleston, SC, near I-26 and I-526. The dates are March 7 & 8, ...
Mar 01, 2015
Source: Google Events Feed
Daily RecordMorristown Antique Show draws a crowdDaily Record"We make sure to diversify," said Allison Kohler, president of JMK Shows & Events, which runs the antique show. "Americana, Oriental, artwork, jewelry ...
Feb 28, 2015
Source: Google Events Feed
It's been a colorful celebration this year, but sadly the day has come, when we say goodbye. We hope you've had your fill of home tours, parties and purchased a ...
Feb 22, 2015
Source: PS Mod Week Events
On this penultimate day of Modernism Week, the trailers roll into town and we party under the stars. Here's a rundown of what's going on, where to go, what ...
Feb 21, 2015
Source: PS Mod Week Events

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Press Releases from the World of Collecting

An Eames Anthology collects for the first time the writings of the esteemed American architects and designers Charles and Ray Eames, illuminating their marriage and professional partnership of fifty years. ...
Apr 27, 2015
Source: ArtfixDaily ArtWire – Press releases from the Art World
Drawing, Jewelry, and Sculpture, 2002 – 2014 Gallery Shchukin presents Journey to a Mystic Land, a solo exhibition of works by Dashi Namdakov, one of the most ...
Mar 04, 2015
Source: ArtfixDaily ArtWire – Press releases from the Art World
MILFORD, Conn. – Quality consignments are currently being accepted for a fine art auction slated for Thursday, April 23rd, at Shannon's Fine Art Auctioneers, in the firm's gallery located at ...
Mar 04, 2015
Source: ArtfixDaily ArtWire – Press releases from the Art World

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