Archive for August, 2008

Atlas of China to Headline Old World Auctions September Sale

Atlas of China to Headline Old World Auctions September Sale

. August 29, 2008

An important atlas of China with 42 maps, executed in Paris in 1737 by the renowned French cartographer Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d’Anville, is the anticipated top lot of an online auction (#125) planned for September 10-24 by Old World Auctions. The atlas constitutes the first scientific mapping of China, for the Emperor Kang-Shi. It is […]

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Atlantique City Antiques & Collectibles Show returns Oct. 18-19

. August 28, 2008

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – The Atlantique City Antiques & Collectibles Show will host selections from “The American Presidential Experience,” a sweeping exhibit dazzling audiences this week at the Democratic National Convention in Denver. The exhibit for the Oct. 18-19 antiques show is made possible though a special partnership between Atlantique City and WorthPoint.com, the Internet’s […]

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Largest & Most Diverse Portrait Collection Ever Assembled is Offered For Sale

. August 26, 2008

SILVER SPRING, MD – What is believed to be the largest and most topically diverse photographic portrait collection ever assembled, is now being offered for sale. Although restricted to a single photographic format, this archive includes over 8,500 individual photographs (samples below) and encompasses nearly 500 categories or topics. Categories include conventional portraits, in categories […]

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Prallsville Mills Labor Day Antiques Show

. August 25, 2008

The Labor Day Prallsville Mills Antiques Show will take place on August 30 and August 31, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, at the historic Prallsville Mills on Route 29, just 1/2 mile north of the Village Center of Stockton, New Jersey. (This is just […]

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York Antiques Show Aug 29-31

. August 25, 2008

The Original 151st Semi-Annual York Antiques Show and Sale is scheduled for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, August 29, 30 and 31, 2008 at Memorial Hall East, located within the York Fairgrounds Convention and Expo Center in downtown York, Pennsylvania. This extremely popular event will feature 96 carefully screened exhibitors in room settings offering a truly […]

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