A collection of more than 50 rare, original propaganda posters will be auctioned on Sunday, Oct. 28, by Poster Auctions International.
Jennifer Fisher of Queen Creek, Arizona spent the halcyon days of her childhood absorbed in the Nancy Drew books of the 1970s and ’80s. She's turned her passion for the plucky sleuth into a full-time career.
A trio of fine art fair events return to Miami in early December. All-event passes are available for Art Miami, CONTEXT Art Miami, and Aqua Art Miami.
There has been an explosion in the value of toys for grown ups: classic cars, watches, jewelry. All this inessential stuff that those with huge wallets are collecting and investing in.
Recently the Antique Trader received a query from one of our subscribers asking why children did not smile in photographs during the nineteenth century. As a photograph collector, this is a question I have been asked many times throughout the years.
Collectors from all over the world are still finding great bottles & treasures from the past. But it's time to get younger fans hooked on bottle collecting.
Much has been written in the last few years about furniture fakes in the antiques trade. Here's a discussion of some of the fakery and fake finishes.
Asheford Institute of Antiques graduate Edward Tindol performs an appraisal of a vintage desk and a sampler by Betcy Tucker for Antique Trader magazine.
Dr. George Marchelos gives an appraisal on a ladies bookcase desk and a decorative lamp, both of which were submitted by Antique Trader subscribers.