In the latest Ten Things You Didn’t Know column, Print Editor Karen Knapstein shares entertaining facts about a man who helped spark global interest and fascination with the oddities of the world, believe it or not
A selection of 50 colored vintage lacy salts will come before bidders during the May 18, during the 17th annual spring auction of 18th and 19th century glass and lighting at Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates.
The exhibition, Myth, Allegory and Faith: The Kirk Edward Long Collection of Mannerist Prints, featuring engravings, etchings, woodcuts and chiaroscuro woodcuts of 16th century artists and printmakers will open Feb. 10 at Stanford University’s Cantor Arts Center.
In the latest selection of featured auction and show ads, to run in Antique Trader, you'll find advertisements for Neal Auction Company's Feb. 19-21 Important Winter Estates Auction; Hal Hunt Auctions' American Antique Museum Auction, set for Feb. 20, and the Southfield Pavilion Antiques Exposition, scheduled for Feb. 26-28.
In its efforts to help educate the public in the value and identification of perfume bottles, the International Perfume Bottle Association (IPBA) has implemented a new enhancement to its website called “What is it? What is it worth?”
The 'theorem work' technique of stencil painting on fabric, paper and light-colored wood, a popular form of art in 19th century, is on exhibition now through the fall of 2016, at the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg.
Time is running out to view a rare collection of marbles, courtesy of the exhibit, The History and Art of Marbles, at the Temecula Valley Museum.
The first Junk Bonanza event of 2016 will take place in Del Mar, Calif., featuring careful curated vendors offering vintage furniture, decor, jewelry, textiles and apparel, as well as some handcrafted items.
Feb. 5-7 promises to be a cartography fans dream weekend in Miami, as the Miami International Map Fair brings in dealers with centuries of maps, from around the world.
In a new exhibition, Silver: From Mine to Masterpiece, scheduled to open Sept. 12, 2015 at the DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum in Williamsburg, 170 items of silver — from the colonial period to the early 19th century — will be displayed. The exhibition runs through Jan. 7, 2018.