Archive for October, 2009

Grand Salon Elegance to Highlight Sunset Estate Sale

Grand Salon Elegance to Highlight Sunset Estate Sale

. October 31, 2009

International fine arts auctioneers, Bonhams & Butterfields is pleased to announce the November 15-16, 2009 Sunset Estate Auction in Los Angeles. The thematic monthly sale will highlight ‘Grand Salon’ style and feature works from the 16th century, Spanish Baroque, Georgian and Louis XIV to 20th century modern periods as well as items from the present […]

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6,666 Collectibles Collectors Collect and Connect on Colnect

. October 31, 2009

Colnect Collectors Club (colnect.com) today announced that there are more than 6,666 collectors registered to its website. This reflects a growth of 20% during the last two months. Other traffic statistics reported include over 2,123,456 page views during the last 30 days, by more than 46,666 visitors who visited Colnect more than 90,909 times. “Maybe […]

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TORTWORTH COURT ANTIQUES AND FINE ART FAIR

. October 30, 2009

The Antiques Dealers Fair Limited returns to the Cotswolds to launch the new Tortworth Court Antiques and Fine Art Fair from Friday 26 to Sunday 28 February 2010 at the Tortworth Court Four Pillars Hotel, Tortworth, Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire. Some 27 stands are being specially built to display a wide range of the finest art and […]

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The Sun Never Sets on the Stamps of the British Empire – New Online Collection

. October 30, 2009

The Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum and Stamp Magazine have collaborated to celebrate the magazine’s 75th anniversary by launching the featured online collection “The Sun Never Sets on the Stamps of the British Empire.” The exhibit explores 19 stories relating to the stamps of Great Britain and its colonies between 1847 and 1965 and illustrates the […]

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Embroidered Panel is the Latest Addition to the Burrell Collection

Embroidered Panel is the Latest Addition to the Burrell Collection

. October 29, 2009

A 350 year old embroidered panel has gone on display in Glasgow after it was bought by the trustees of the Burrell Collection with a grant of £15,000 from independent charity The Art Fund and the help of the National Fund for acquisitions. Judith with the Head of Holofernes is a key addition to the […]

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