Two summer art exhibitions, “Art of the Everyman" and “Thistles and Crowns,” at the Florence Griswold Museum in Old Lyme, Conn. will explore American material culture including work of untrained early Americans and painted furniture of the 18th century.
To make the wisest inventory picking choices, dealers must know what's online and how much items are selling for. Wayne Jordan, Behind the Gavel columnist, shares online tools he's found useful in his price, supply and demand research.
Just as a mid-1930s tea set represents many sweet memories for its original owner, she hopes asking for a replacement for a missing slag glass would lead to being able to pass on a complete tea set to the next generation, to create their own special memories. Learn more about this...
Time certainly flies - especially during summer. As you're adding graduation parties, family vacations, road trips to visit with friends, music or sporting events to your calendar, be sure to check Antique Trader for upcoming auctions and antiques shows.
John Moran Auctioneers is bringing a truly eclectic selection of items to market June 17, in an auction featuring everything from uncommon pottery by a modern master to a ceremonial Native American rattle.
Come July, there will be another auction house in the St. Louis region with Leslie Hindman Auctioneers opening a new facility in Clayton, Mo.
Remember going into stores as a kid and seeing copies of bounced checks pinned to the wall behind the cash register? They were fairly common because they were effective at discouraging bad checks and getting customers to make good on their debts. In the latest installment of her Buck Stops Here...
Twenty-century design and influence will be highlighted and celebrated at the Northern Virginia Antiques and Modernism Show, June 21-22.
Once favored gifts for all ages, thimbles have found their way out of long-forgotten sewing baskets and into collections of dedicated enthusiasts. Antoinette Rahn compiles a list of 10 fascinating facts about these diminutive needlework tools.