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Milestone to auction comic character toy collection

Milestone to auction comic character toy collection

When antique toy collectors gather and talk about the truly great comic character collections of the past, the names of a certain few trailblazers in the hobby invariably come up. However, it has been many years since a virtually unknown collection of fine, early comic character toys has appeared at auction, which is exactly what […]

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Boningtons Auctioneers to sell Princess Margaret’s jewellery and objets d’art on Nov. 15

Boningtons Auctioneers to sell Princess Margaret’s jewellery and objets d’art on Nov. 15

EPPING, U.K. – In the world of fine jewels, provenance is second only to inherent quality. If a jewel has previously been owned by a celebrity – Elizabeth Taylor, for example – that connection becomes a permanent part of its history and allure. But an even greater level of cachet is added when jewelry has […]

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COLLECTIONS OF AMERICAN BRILLIANT CUT GLASS FOR WOODY AUCTION

COLLECTIONS OF AMERICAN BRILLIANT CUT GLASS FOR WOODY AUCTION

Two major collections of American Brilliant Cut Glass – from Tom Grabb of Indiana and Bill Chandler of Tennessee, whose collections include many rare patterns such as Pueblo, Waldorf, Bellevue, Crystal City, Atom, Rex and others – will co-headline a cut glass auction planned for Saturday, November 18th, by Woody Auction, at the Hilton Kansas […]

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ADRIAN SASSOON AT THE SALON ART + DESIGN NOVEMBER 9 – 13, 2017 Park Avenue Armory, New York City

ADRIAN SASSOON AT THE SALON ART + DESIGN NOVEMBER 9 – 13, 2017 Park Avenue Armory, New York City

Adrian Sassoon, the United Kingdom’s premier gallery for international, contemporary works of art—with a focus on innovative, luxurious objects—will exhibit for the fifth consecutive year at The Salon of Art + Design at the Park Avenue Armory in New York City this fall. The gallery will showcase new and recent pieces—some of which will make […]

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An Explosion of Silk Cocoons to be Auctioned at Cowan’s

An Explosion of Silk Cocoons to be Auctioned at Cowan’s

An Explosion of Silk Cocoons: This is the sought after artwork nowadays. A Flash of Silk Cocoons is an Artwork Luxury The Story behind the Silk Cocoon Artworks: Artist Ida Ivanka Kubler, a Chelsea College of Art postgraduate, found a bag with 400 silk butterfly cocoons in her grand-grand parent’s house. The artist used the […]

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Pre-Columbian Artifacts  at New York’s 64th Annual WINTER ANTIQUES SHOW

Pre-Columbian Artifacts at New York’s 64th Annual WINTER ANTIQUES SHOW

NEW YORK – THROCKMORTON FINE ART (www.throckmorton-nyc.com) is presenting a curated selection of pre-Columbian artifacts at the 64th Annual Winter Antiques Show. This is the gallery’s 32nd year participating in the renowned New York show at the Park Avenue (67th Street) Armory — this year being staged from January 19 – January 28. “The Winter […]

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EINSTEIN’S ACTUAL CHILDHOOD BUILDING BLOCKS AND A SIX-PAGE MUSICAL MANUSCRIPT SIGNED BY MOZART WILL BRING TO LIFE THE NATURE OF GENIUS, OCT. 7th, AT A ONE DAY UNIVERSITY LECTURE AND EXHIBIT IN NEW YORK CITY

EINSTEIN’S ACTUAL CHILDHOOD BUILDING BLOCKS AND A SIX-PAGE MUSICAL MANUSCRIPT SIGNED BY MOZART WILL BRING TO LIFE THE NATURE OF GENIUS, OCT. 7th, AT A ONE DAY UNIVERSITY LECTURE AND EXHIBIT IN NEW YORK CITY

Original Einstein, Mozart and Jefferson artifacts and documents to be displayed by Seth Kaller, Inc., a leading collection-builder and dealer in rare historic documents. Admission price is $80. NEW YORK CITY – Hand-signed letters and manuscripts, and even the building blocks of legendary theoretical physicist Albert Einstein’s mind will be at the center of a […]

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The University of the Arts and the Philadelphia Art Alliance Join Forces

The University of the Arts and the Philadelphia Art Alliance Join Forces

The boards of trustees of the University of the Arts and the Philadelphia Art Alliance have announced that the two century-old institutions will merge. The agreement was finalized with a unanimous vote on August 28. The Art Alliance will be incorporated into the University of the Arts, which will be renamed the Philadelphia Art Alliance […]

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Wild in the Country: A Loan Exhibition from the Genesee Museum at Pebble Hill Plantation, Thomasville, GA

Wild in the Country: A Loan Exhibition from the Genesee Museum at Pebble Hill Plantation, Thomasville, GA

An important exhibition of sporting and wildlife paintings, drawings and sculpture, on loan from the Genesee Museum in Mumford, New York, will be on view at the historic Pebble Hill Plantation, the historical plantation and Museum located in Thomasville, GA, November 3 – April 29. “Wild in the Country” will present the ‘Big Four’ – […]

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