In the midst of wartime conflicts and during recovery from the wounds of war, military servicemen of the 18th and 19th centuries skillfully transformed worn-out military uniforms and blankets into quilts. An exhibition of such quilts opens Sept. 6 in New York.
A whale's tooth with an elaborate scrimshaw scene of the late 18th century ships, done by engraver Edward Burdett, set a record when it realized $456,000 during Eldred's Marine Sale July 20.
There is a practice within jewelry making where elements of nature are celebrated for their singular attributes and their role in the ensemble. We explore this world, the world of studio jewelry.
Members of the Vintage Tablecloth Lovers Club are showing and sharing their love of tablecloths in a big way, by developing an extensive database devoted to tablecloths.
Cherished furnishings and art of a noted artist and philanthropist will headline a summer auction offered by Pook & Pook Inc., July 14.
Eldred's and Decoys Unlimited, Inc. are embarking on a new partnership, allowing for both businesses to meet individual goals, and most importantly, bring expertly curated antique and decorative decoys and bird carvings to market.
A 1907 Saint Gauden gold coin, first printing of Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven", and historic ceramics are among the items in Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates' upcoming 32nd Semi-Annual Americana and Fine Antiques Auction.
In today's world of GPS and app-accessible directions, maps may seem obsolete. However, the role of maps and the stories they represent isn't lost on artist Lisa Middleton, who repairs and adds color to old maps.
The colorful elephant folio, "Carolina Parrot" by John Joseph Audubon, saw $78,000 to lead all lots in Eldred's Americana, Paintings and Maritime Auction. The sale was held April 6-8.