LOS ANGELES – Bonhams & Butterfields will hold its fall auction of 20th Century Decorative Arts Sept. 29. The 400-lot sale will offer a diverse group of high quality works spanning a century of design by well-known figures of the period.
“You’re going to find a mix of both antiques and collectables here,” said one shopper to a friend as they walked into the June 8 LaPorte Antique Show at the county fairgrounds at LaPorte, Ind.
Here's a sampling of antiques and collectibles that crossed eBay's auction block in April 2008.
Pennsylvania stakes its claim as antiques capital
Four times each year The Richmond Antiques Spectacular fills The Showplace with a great variety of antiques for an appreciative Richmond, Va. audience. Renaissance Promotions has been producing the show for more than 20 years with more than a hundred deal
It is said that the greatest period of glass artistry in America began in 1903, when Frederick Carder brought 30 years of glassmaking experience from his native England to Corning, N.Y., where he co-founded the Steuben Glass Works.