In his latest Furniture Detective column, Fred Taylor discusses the benefits that come with understanding “period” furniture and knowing that no matter what anyone tells you, coffee tables are not antiques.
A historic 19th century oak chair wherein five U.S presidents and others sat for a photography session with iconic photographer Matthew Brady sold for a staggering $449,000, during an auction offered by Bonhams.
Andy Warhol's Campbell’s Chicken ’N Dumplings Soup can artwork is among the headlining items of a 817-lot auction, slated for Nov. 21-22 and offered by Palm Beach Modern Auctions.
In the latest installment of Ask the Experts, Dr. Marchelos sheds light on the likely age of one-of-a-kind folk art chair passed down through generations.
Furniture Detective Fred Taylor warns about trusting the information of every source regarding furniture, without considering the source or its agenda.
Two examples of fine art, one from the 18th century and the other from the 21st century, are among the expected headliners of the Nov. 7-8 auction being presented by Crescent City Auction Gallery.
A Kentucky derby-style mint julep cup is one of several hundred lots coming to auction during Nov. 12 and 14 auctions, featuring the collection of unique items from the estate of the former owner of The Old Collectors Corner of Louisville.
Chinese ceramics, Ming-style wood chairs, lighting and glass are headlining Sterling Associates’ October 28th Fall Auction.
Leading the offering of sterling silver, and possibly all lots of the Sept. 19-20 auction offered by Clars Auction Gallery, is a Gorham Martele six piece hot beverage service.
The contents of a southern mansion will be among the items offered during a two-day estate sale, Sept. 25-26, presented by Richard D. Hatch & Assoc.