With summer nearly here, there are many opportunities to take in antique shows, spend the afternoon at flea markets and participate in auctions. Turn to Antique Trader for information about upcoming antiques and collectibles events.
From Tiffany Studios' lanterns and lamps to Tiffany gemstone bracelets and iridescent art glass globe, Fontaine's Action Gallery's Feb. 28 sale was rich with Tiffany items that changed hands.
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.
A rare frosted Madonna night-clock lamp by the Boston & Sandwich Glass Co., circa 1875, poised to fetch between $3,000 to $5,000, is expected to be among the highlights in Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates’ first auction of the 2015, set for Jan. 31.
The Michener Museum in Bucks County, Pa. recently added a new name to its prestigious list of accomplished artists. Joseph Porcelli, noted glass artist, painter and columnist with Antique Trader, joined a list of 398 artists of the past and present.
Back-to-back fine glass and lamp auctions are on deck for June 19-20 as James D. Julia Auctioneers of Fairfield, Maine kicks off its summer auction season.
The long-awaited second session sale of the Treasures of Louis C. Tiffany from the Garden Museum, Japan is slated for May 18, at Michaan's Auctions and online.