Signed collection of Mark Twain novels set for auction in Wolverhampton

Signed collection of Mark Twain novels set for auction in Wolverhampton

A set of 16 books by the 19th Century American author Mark Twain is expected to excite book collectors when it comes up for sale at Wolverhampton auction house Cuttlestones next month. Originally part of the 22 volume ‘Author’s Edition de Luxe’, published 1899 – 1901 by Chatto & Windus, with a limited run of […]

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Artemis Gallery Announces Antiquities Ethnographic Sale

Artemis Gallery Announces Antiquities Ethnographic Sale

BOULDER, CO – On Wednesday and Thursday, Jan. 18 and 19, Artemis Gallery of Boulder, Colorado, will auction 454 expertly curated lots of classical antiquities and Asian, Pre-Columbian and ethnographic art. Without exception, every item in this exciting auction event is unconditionally guaranteed to be authentic, as described in the catalog, and legal to acquire […]

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Shipwreck Silver, Monumental Wiggins Painting could steal Spotlight at Jan. 14 Milestone Auction

Shipwreck Silver, Monumental Wiggins Painting could steal Spotlight at Jan. 14 Milestone Auction

WILLOUGHBY, OH – Based in the Cleveland suburb of Willoughby, Milestone Auctions is a company on the rise. Co-owners Miles King and Chris Sammet have become increasingly well known for their traditional business values and youthful passion for tracking down antiques – a combination that goes a long way in their chosen profession. The fruits […]

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Exhibition of Buddhist Art from the Newark Museum

Exhibition of Buddhist Art from the Newark Museum

Secrets of Buddhist Art: Tibet, Japan, and Korea February 10-May 7, 2017 NASHVILLE, TN – Organized by the Newark Museum exclusively for the Frist Center, Secrets of Buddhist Art: Tibet, Japan, and Korea explores one of the great faiths of the world through paintings and sculptures by Japanese, Korean, and Tibetan artists. On view in […]

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54th Philadelphia Antiques and Art Show

54th Philadelphia Antiques and Art Show

Antiques and art experts from across the country will host a series of discussions during the 54th Philadelphia Antiques & Art Show, April 15-17 at The Navy Yard. Speakers include: designer Ellie Cullman, consistently recognized by “Architectural Digest” on its AD 100 top designers list; Johanna McBrien, Editor-in-Chief of “Antiques & Fine Art” magazine and […]

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Global Online Course on Asian Antiques

MyAntiqueSchool, has teamed up with Toma Clark Haines, CEO of the world’s most acclaimed Antiques Touring company, The Antiques Diva & Co and Angela Somwaiya, owner of Paul’s Antiques , Thailand who is one of Asia’s most knowledgeable antiques dealers and is the head Antiques Diva Guide for Southeast Asia. The collaboration is to give […]

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PAGODA FORM AUTOMATON MUSICAL CLOCK FOR FONTAINE’S SALE

An exceedingly rare 18th century English-made pagoda form automaton musical clock, produced for the Chinese Qing Imperial Court, is expected to soar to $800,000-$1.2 million at an Antique & Fine Arts Auction planned for Saturday, Jan. 21st, by Fontaine’s Auction Gallery, in the firm’s showroom at 1485 Housatonic Street in Pittsfield, at 10 am EST. […]

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DRAGONS Jades of China ca. 3500 BCE –  1911 CE

DRAGONS Jades of China ca. 3500 BCE – 1911 CE

DRAGON LORE IN EARLY CHINA Catalog Essay by John S. Major at Throckmorton Fine Art in New York March 2nd – April 22nd, 2017 NEW YORK – Throckmorton Fine Art (www.throckmorton-nyc.com) has assembled for exhibit one of the finest collections of jade dragons representing the art of early China. Emerging out of the northern boundaries […]

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Enigma Machine Sells for World Record at Bonhams Sale

Enigma Machine Sells for World Record at Bonhams Sale

An M4 Enigma Machine, designed for use by the German Navy during World War II, was sold on 7 December for $463,500 at Bonhams History of Science and Technology Sale in New York. This is a world record price at auction for an M4 Enigma surpassing the previous highest price of $350,000 also set by […]

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