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Allman Promotions acquires popular St. Petersburg Sunshine City Antiques Show

NAPLES, Fla. — Judy and Steve Allman, owners of Allman Promotions LLC/Antiques Shows of Florida, recently announced they acquired the long running, highly successful Sunshine City Antiques & Collectible Show in St. Petersburg from founders Susan and Rui Farias. Transfer of ownership will take effect immediately.The Sunshine City Show has been highly popular with...

Priceless Moments: Vernacular photographs are a snapshot of folk art

Vintage snapshots have become collectible for three reasons. First, even the best pictures are still relatively cheap. Second, the lowly snapshot has been the subject of at least half a dozen critical books and a number of museum shows. Third, people are becoming sophisticated and aggressive in their pursuit of the best examples.

Round Top Antiques Fair Spring 2011: The draw of the West

Promoters in Round Top, Texas, are filling all available exhibit areas with dealers from all over the world. This spring there were nearly thousands of dealers at nearly a dozen venues offering Americana, Continental Antiques, vintage textiles, early silver and jewelry to several thousand shoppers attending the week-long affair.