There are a wide variety of antique auction and show events rolling out the first couple of months of 2016, setting the pace for a busy and exciting year.
A Kentucky derby-style mint julep cup is one of several hundred lots coming to auction during Nov. 12 and 14 auctions, featuring the collection of unique items from the estate of the former owner of The Old Collectors Corner of Louisville.
John Moran Auctioneers will bid farewell to its long-time auction site Sept. 29, with a Decorative Arts auction featuring basketry, textiles, jewelry and beadwork, Persian rugs, and French furniture, among others. The company's Oct. 20 sale will be held in the new auction and warehouse facility in Monrovia, Calif.
Antique Trader subscriber and Readers’ Advisory Board member Vikki Eilts shares a behind-the-scenes report of her recent ‘Antiques Roadshow’ volunteering experience in Omaha, Nebraska.
The community of Petaluma, Calif. is preparing to welcome thousands of visitors during its annual Petaluma Fall Antique Faire. The event, which is scheduled for Sept. 27, is in its 28th year.
From fish carvings and Stickley furniture to a French plate from President Lincoln's White House service will come to auction, through Garth's Auctioneers and Appraisers, July 24-25.
Skinner, Inc. is expanding its auction services by establishing a regional office in New York City. "Given our proximity to the city and the number of clients we serve there, our specialists are already highly familiar with the market," said Karen Keene, CEO of Skinner.
In the April 15, 2015 installment of select show and auction advertisements from Antique Trader, you'll find details about an upcoming Civil War auction offered by Heritage Auctions, a Spring Salon Auction at Ahlers & Ogletree, and the Spring Sale at Gurnee Antique Market, among other events.
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.