In the latest installment of Ask the Experts, Dr. G. Marchelos weighs in on the identity, nostalgic history, collectible interest and value of items reader's inquired about.
The room-setting design of the Morristown Armory Antiques Show, Oct. 31-Nov. 1, is sure to create an ideal setting for exploring the fine and decorative art, antique and vintage furniture, and other antiques and collectibles to be displayed by 100 dealers.
The Virginia-based Quinn & Farmer is restructuring ownership of the business, with Paul Quinn assuming full ownership of auction business, and Ken Farmer redirecting his focus to expert appraisals, art brokerage and private consultation services.
During her Antiques Roadshow experience, Antique Trader subscriber Vikki Eilts spoke with two people who were enjoying their first Roadshow tour stop.
After a successful return of the Waterloo Village Antiques Fair this past June, JMK Shows opted to meet the requests from dealers and shoppers for a second Fair this year. The next Waterloo Village Antiques Fair is slated for Sept. 5-6 in Stanhope, N.J.
The schedule of events at the Spencer Doll and Toy Museum, in Spencer, N.C., for the rest of 2015 include a magic performance, a beauty pageant, an appraisal fair and a birthday bash, just to name a few special activities.
Lofty is aiming to streamline the process of buying and selling art, with the development of its recently announced new peer-to-peer marketplace platform.
The International Society of Appraisers (ISA) is now offering its comprehensive Core Course in Appraisal Studies online. In addition, the ISA is offering two on-campus courses in Naperville, Ill., this October.
You've heard the stories of 200 year-old bottles of whiskey opened for special occasions and valued for their taste and allure, but there is far more to the value of vintage liquors than just the taste; as one Dutch-based firm is demonstrating through its appraisal of old liquors.
In an Ask the Experts appraisal, A.I.A "Certified Appraiser" Dr. G. Marchelos points out distinct history of a vase, and something that cuts into its value.