Although weathervanes certainly played a critical role in weather observations by sea merchants, farmers and others, but today they are popular items of folk art.
Two summer art exhibitions, “Art of the Everyman" and “Thistles and Crowns,” at the Florence Griswold Museum in Old Lyme, Conn. will explore American material culture including work of untrained early Americans and painted furniture of the 18th century.
Willis Henry Auctions is hosting an exceptional country Americana auction filled with 18th-19th century redware, stoneware, folk art, and painted furniture.
This installment of Ask the Experts proves that the most unassuming items can carry intriguing histories and surprising value. Case in point a folk art pig.
rom whirligigs and weathervanes to a Warhol painting and pieces from Roman Bronze Works are among the offerings of Schwenke's Woodbury Auction's June 9th sale.
The West Coast's longest running country and folk art antiques show is entering a new phase. It may have a new name and new leadership, but the show goes on.
More than 175 vendors with treasures galore will greet the many visitors expected to traverse the field of Hertan’s Antiques Shows, nestled among the evergreens and maple trees of Brimfield, Mass.
J & J Promotions Antique & Collectible Shows is a Brimfield legend. With good reason, too, considering the owners, Jill Reid Lukesh and Judith Reid Mathieu, are the daughters of the late Gordon Reid, considered by many to be the pioneer of outdoor antique shows.
Happy tunes were sung by customers, dealers and even the show promoters at Nashville’s Antiques Week as results were tallied after the Feb. 13-16, 2013, events.