Dr. Anthony J. Cavo, a regular contributor of Antique Trader, admits that lamps aren't his 'thing,' and yet among his latest acquisitions are 11 lighting devices. Can you relate to this collecting experience? Learn more about what drew Anthony to these lamps.
Woody Auction is preparing to celebrate the opening of its new location Feb. 24, with an auction featuring a robust selection of items that includes four original paintings by Kansas artist Birger Sandzén.
Palm Beach Modern Auctions' brought a diverse selection of Paul Evans furniture to auction Nov. 25 resulting in a record-setting price for a set of chairs.
PITTSFIELD, Mass. – The Nov. 11 Antiques, Clocks & Fine Art Auction at Fontaine’s Auction Gallery will feature 300 lots. Among the features is a Kosmic regulator clock. An expected star of the furniture category is a 12-piece. R.J. Horner carved oak Man Of The Mountain dining room set. The 60-inch dining...
In this Ask the Experts column, Susan Mullikin addresses two inquiries with evaluations containing history about lighting used in a 'red light district,' and retro canisters with a 'merry' presence.
In addressing a reader's inquiry about vintage baskets purchased while in Saudi Arabia, Susan Mullikin identifies some as representative of historic forms: a snake charmer basket and Moses basket. All told the selection of baskets may bring at least a few hundred dollars, Mullikin explained.
An intricate Nakashima cabinet, with an American black walnut slab form top and three pandanus cloth mounted sliding doors, earned $30,500 at Schwenke Auctioneers' June 26 auction.
Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates' 19th and 20th Century Glass and Lighting auction, July 29-30, will feature items from four distinct collections, including a consignment from the Sandwich Glass Museum.
An early 20th century reverse-painted lamp by the Pittsburgh Lamp Company may command upwards of $2,000 during a two-day estates auction to be presented April 18-19 by Crescent City Auction Gallery.