Dr. G. Marchelos offers a valuable tip about maintaining the authenticity of items to maintain value, such as with the antique Santa Fe Railroad tray produced by Tiffany, and the focus of an Antique Trader subscriber inquiry.
A late-19th century pitcher and candy dish were the leading lots in a 1,136-lot auction offered by Ahlers & Ogletree in October.
Among the nearly 500 lots scheduled for Witherell's summer auction (July 1-15), is a late 19th century wooden santos (a religious statue) with a high estimate of more than $1K.
As the closure of Beverly Hills Fine Antiques, due to retirement, marks an end of an era, it also prompts a no-reserve auction set for June 29, and offered by Don Presley Auction.
Cowan's Auctions brought a diverse and eclectic array of American and Continental furniture, fine art, works on paper, glass, silver, sculptures, portraiture to market in February, with a 19th century sand art bottle that sold for $19,800.
John Moran Auctioneers will host its first auction of the year Feb. 18, with an Antique and Fine Art Sale featuring 220-lots of silver, fine art, Asian artifacts, bronzes, silver, and furniture, including a walnut and parquetry vitrine with gilt bronze cherubs, which may see $20,000.
The Chief-of-Staff to N.J. Sen. Gerald Cardinale, John B. McDonald's collections of fine and decorative art fill the estate auction that will be hosted by Sterling Associates on Oct. 23.
Of the 1,600 lots of antique and contemporary fine art, sculpture, furniture, lighting, estate jewelry, couture handbags, slated for sale July 26-28 during the summer estate auction at New Orleans Auction Gallery, an exceptional selection of 17th, 18th and early 19th century silver is generated early bidder interest.
New Orleans Auction Galleries' premiere of its new Cakebread Designer Auction series was met with great response, as designers and fans look toward the next session.
Experts with Bonhams will be on hand to offer appraisals of jewelry, silver, decorative arts, and more, March 20 at the Pasadena Museum of History.