Colonial Williamsburg acquires its first Judaica objects
The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation has recently added several important objects of Judaica to its collections. Objects that represent the early Anglo-American experience have also been acquired.
Online charity auction will fill food bank Dec. 25
Artemis Gallery will conduct a Holiday Charity Auction and donate 100% of the sales total – or a minimum donation of $25,000 – to Colorado's Community Food Share.
Friday the 13th Fun: Oddities and curiosities at auction
Are you a superstitious sort of person? Whether you are or you aren't, there's no harm in spending a little time this Friday the 13th enjoying some of the oddities and curiosities of the auction world.
'Flight into Egypt' by H.O. Tanner headlining Jan. 1 auction
Works by two of the first African American artist to earn international acclaim, H.O. Tanner and Charles Ethan Porter, are among the lots featured in Nadeau's Auction Gallery's Jan. 1 auction.
Reggie Jackson, Brigham Young and Walt Disney to share spotlight
From game uniforms, including one worn by Reggie Jackson, to railroad passes issued to Brigham Young and a signed photo of Walt Disney, the May 21 Discovery Sale at Philip Weiss Auctions is packed with more than 500 eclectic items.
Survival of the Symbolic: Social and cultural influence aplenty at antique markets
Using Scott Antique Markets as a font for inspiration and research, new contributor Jessica Munday explores how culturally significant symbols gain immortality through their appearances on historic objects.