It's funny how reading about an upcoming show or viewing an item coming to auction can trigger memories of early introductions to antiques and collectibles. Such was the case for Antoinette Rahn recently.
Palm Beach Auction Modern Auctions' Nov. 21-22 saw a two-sided metal sculpture by Harry Bertoia command more than $112K in the two-session auction.
The second of a series of four sales offering the premium petroliana collection of Kyle Moore is taking place January 9-10 in Denver, Pa. More than 1,100 prime petroliana and automobilia lots are scheduled to be sold over the two-day event.
In so many aspects of life, we are all part of communities. Within many of those communities exists the opportunities to grow as an individual and contribute to the greater good, simply by participating. During this holiday season, the editors of Antique Trader offer thanks for all who are part of this community.
J.C. Leyendecker’s illustrations helped build the circulation of The Saturday Evening Post to 2 million in the early 20th century. Antoinette Rahn explores more little-known facts about this important artist.
Approximately 10,000 LEGO sets have been created over the past 50 years. Brothers Ed and Jeff Maciorowski have written a new book that examines their investment potential.
Developing an early appreciation of fine objects during visits with his grandparents may have been the impetus for Laszlo Jajczay becoming the dedicated restoration specialist he is today
If you're like a lot of people you may have more than a few decks of playing cards in your house, but did you know they are a historically rich collectible? In a recent Book Review, Antoinette Rahn discusses the benefits of the book "The Collector's Guide to Playing Cards".
The Nov. 25, 2015 edition of Antique Trader is a recipe featuring diverse 'ingredients' rich in nostalgia and collecting advice and information.
Although stories and values vary, passion and resolve are two aspects all contestants of the 7th Annual Antique Trader Favorite Finds Contest have in common.