A painted pine dower chest decorated by John Seltzer, dated 1808, with the inscription “Henrey Yeckly 1808”, will come before bidders during Pook & Pook's Americana and Fine Art Auction, April 24-26.
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While it's good when one can sell a set of furniture in its entirety, but as Fred Taylor explains in his latest Furniture Detective column, sometimes it can be more profitable if items are sold separately.
In the latest installment of Furniture Detective, Fred Taylor fields an inquiry from a reader about a 'tuckaway trestle' or 'Sutherland' table, and offers some advice about researching a Gustav Stickley piece before taking the steps he offers for refurnishing.
Following an extensive bidding battle, a Chinese triple Fusee and gilt bronze bracket clock finished at a record setting sale price of $270,000 during Clars Auction Gallery’s February Fine Art, Decoratives, Jewelry and Asian Antiques sale.
A two-day estates auction featuring more than 1,000 lots, ranging from Asian objects to original works of art to fine estate jewelry to antique clocks, along with a 24-arce parcel of land in an Atlanta suburb will be up for bid during Ahlers & Ogletree's Mar. 21-22 auction.
Willis Henry Auctions is bringing to auction several selections of 18th century furniture and decor items, as well as jewelry and fine art, during a multi-estate auction scheduled for March 28.
In December, Treadway-Toomey Galleries of Oak Park, Illinois, had the opportunity to sell one of the best Arts & Crafts collections ever to come to market, which prominently featured items by Stickley, Grueby and Tiffany. Bidders were especially impressed with the color woodblock prints.
A Rose Medallion punch bowl featuring President Ulysses S. Grant's monogram, within a laurel leaf, is one of anticipated standouts in Cottone Auctions' Feb. 20-21 Fine Art & Antiques Auction.
In his latest column, Furniture Detective Fred Taylor offers hints for finding trademark info inside the top drawer of a dresser; and provides tips for making a jig to aid in tearing sandpaper.