They say there is a song for every occasion, and when it comes to patriotic music, every day is an occasion for celebrating music and freedom. In this article, Melody Amsel-Arieli explores the topic of antique and vintage patriotic sheet music.
Award-winning actor John Mahoney gave generations of audiences fodder for laughter and contemplation. Come June 11 objects and memorabilia from the estate of the late actor will come before bidders in a no-reserve sale through Sullivan Auctioneers.
Magic memorabilia to manuscripts and Wild West artifacts to music and posters are among the collecting interests Potter & Potter serve through their Chicago auction company. Sara Jordan-Heintz talks auctions and objects with co-owner Gabe Fajuri in this Knowing Your Business profile.
Wedgewood pottery, in operation since the mid-18th century, has brought many iconic motifs and objects to market. Among those was its lusterware line, driven by the designs of Daisy Makeig-Jones.
Seven examples of fine jewelry by noted designer Suzanne Belperron captured bidders' attention during Fortuna's Spring sale. The Belperron selection of lots brought more than $541,250 in a sale that saw 100% of the lots sell.
New fine art discoveries, like that of Thomas Hill's “Silver Strand Falls" painting of a scene from the Yosemite Valley will headline Witherell's American West at Auction sale, May 17.
Nine hand-carved Chinese jadeite seals adorned with figural zodiac animals commanded bidder attention during Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers' Feb. 3 auction, finishing at $8,750.
Natural history and art come together in the form of the shell mosaics known as sailors’ valentines. A traditional 19th or early 20th century shell mosaic from Barbados usually includes a flower design. It also includes some form of heart, and perhaps a special verse or message. Among the sentiments featured...
Tennyson, Truman, and Tibet are all represented in Potter & Potter Auctions' January 27 sale. Antoinette Rahn examines the lots involving these three, along with seven more.