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18kt gold with diamonds snake bracelet

Find your favorites at Scott Antique Markets

By Jess Grimm Diamonds on bracelets, candlesticks in pairs, Bright silver goblets and rows of fine chairs, Stunning Persian rugs handmade of wool strings, These are a few of our favorite things. Once a month vendors fill two huge buildings at the Atlanta Expo Centers with their amazing pieces hoping they...

Regency penwork sycamore chinoiserie sewing box with engraved brass side handles, on brass ball feet containing fully fitted sewing tray and two personalized cards, 5 3/4” x 11” x 9”, circa 1815, $6,967, available at www.1stdibs.com. Courtesy of 1stdibs.com

Inked Fantasy: Fall for the charms of penwork decor

Penwork, a 20th century term for a lavish, linear decorative technique, was popular in England and Scotland from about 1780 to 1850. Its delightful images, which were applied with fine quill pens, imitate costly Indian ivory-work, rich wood veneers, and lacquered Oriental designs found in great country houses. Where penwork designs...

Erte bronze sculpture, good condition, includes COA. “Amazon,” 1985, signed signature on base, artist proof #9/37, approximately 17” x 14” x 6”, $2,000.

The Art of Erté: Auctioneer sells single-owner collection

All Erte auction results are from J. Levine Auction & Appraisal’s July 22 auction: The Art of Erté. Photos courtesy of the auctioneer.   This article was originally published in Antique Trader magazine. If you like what you’ve read here, consider subscribing to the print or digital versions of Antique Trader it’s...

 Chat Noir / Drouot (1898), by the French illustrator Theophile-Alexandre Steinlen (1859-1923), sold for $90,000 at Poster Auctions International, Inc., May 3, 2015.

Specialist revamps online poster price guide

NEW YORK – Poster Auctions International, Inc., has unveiled its all-new Poster Price Guide, an expanded and revamped version of its poster-dedicated database, consolidating a full pricing history of more than 40,000 of the rarest vintage posters sold in 75 proprietary auctions over the past 33 years. The new Poster Price...

Troika lounge chairs

Antiques & Vintage Tent debuts at modern craft fair Oct. 5-7

DECASO, a premier online destination for those seeking and selling world-class bespoke, vintage and antique furniture, décor and art, announces its exclusive partnership with Field + Supply, a modern makers craft fair for designers and tastemakers alike, in upstate New York at The Hutton Brickyards, 200 North Street, Kingston. From Oct....