The U.S. Postal Service’s lineup of 2016 stamp issues are truly miniature works of art, and will have collectors adding a visit to the post office to their to-do list.
More than 300 lots of Continental furnishings, fine art, and mid-century modern designs will come before bidders Feb. 23 during John Moran Auctioneers' Decorative Art Auction.
An archive of contracts and paperwork associated with the 1869 Cincinnati Red Stockings ball club, largely considered the first professional baseball team, is featured in Heritage Auctions' Feb. 20 Platinum Sports Auction.
Among the scarce coins featured in Legend Rare Coin Auctions' Feb. 18 sale is a seldom-seen three-cent silver. In prooflike condition, the coin is one only 1,000 struck for circulation in 1872.
Avant-garde art, furnishings, architecture and fashions of the 1920s through 1970s will take center stage Feb. 20-21 at 20th Century Cincinnati's annual celebration of Modernist design.
What better way to celebrate love and friendship than by sharing century-old Valentine postcards, which in many cases, can be had for less than the price of a Hallmark card. In her most recent Postcard Ponderings column, Karen Knapstein examines this popular theme within the time-honored collecting interest.
The exhibition, Myth, Allegory and Faith: The Kirk Edward Long Collection of Mannerist Prints, featuring engravings, etchings, woodcuts and chiaroscuro woodcuts of 16th century artists and printmakers will open Feb. 10 at Stanford University’s Cantor Arts Center.
Centuries before the fascination with celebrity relationships of today, Napoleon and Josephine were one of the 'it' couples of the late 18th century. Lion Heart Autographs is bringing an seldom-seen artifact bearing both of their signatures to The Palm Beach Jewelry, Art & Antique Show Feb. 10-16.
Among the Art Noveau posters coming to auction Feb. 11 through Swann Auction Galleries is a piece (Lait pur Stérilisé) done in 1893 by Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen. The poster carries an estimate of $12,000 to $18,000 into the auction.
A 19th century painting by renowned artist H.O. Tanner appealed to many a bidder during Nadeau's Auction Gallery Jan. 1 auction. The painting, which realized $84,000, was one of the sales that made up the more than $1 million total sales realized during this event.