Pie birds are useful tools to prevent pies from bubbling over, can be found in various shapes and colors and are cute ceramic figurines to display in the kitchen.
A 7 1/2-inch tall Russian vase, which was cataloged with a $600 to $900 estimate, didn’t end its auction until it hit $141,450 – 157 times its high estimate.
Two rediscovered marble busts by the 18th century French sculptor Jean-Antoine Houdon sold for a combined $1.475 million at the Fine Art & Antiques Auction held March 23 by Cottone Auctions.
Heritage Auctions will make its expansive offerings of fine & decorative art more accessible than ever before when the firm launches monthly Fine Art auctions in the summer of 2019.
One Ruby Lane shop I come back to time and again is Allie's Antiques. The seldom-found items are usually in excellent condition and give me a serious case of "the wants."
Complimentary antique appraisals from the Antique Trader staff of appraisers is a service reserved exclusively for Antique Trader magazine subscribers. In this installment: "Lady" lamps and cut glass candy dishes.
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.
Now through Wednesday, May 8, Thomaston Place Auction Galleries presents “Collectors’ Choice,” an online only auction offering rare and collectible objects.
Andrew Jones Auctions' Jan. 20 sale featured over 500 lots of furnishings and decor, including fine art, antiques, modern design, Asian works of art, estate jewelry, fine silver and Greek, Etruscan and Roman antiquities.
The Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates Feb. 15-16, 2019 Winter Americana and Variety Auction was a successful event and produced strong prices.
The White Ironstone China Association will be celebrating its 25th year as a collector group in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, May 2-4, 2019.
A monumental 8-foot Japanese cloisonné vase created by Japan for the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair was auctioned for $135,000 by Clars Auction Gallery in February 2019.
A March 9 live and online antique auction is packed with beautiful examples from many genres including names such as Galle, Daum Nancy, Tiffany, and Wave Crest.
For over 100 years, no one was aware that a spectacular Japanese cloisonne vase was a work of art created for the 1893 Columbian Exposition in Chicago. Now, it's headed to auction.
Dr. George Marchelos provides antiques appraisals for Antique Trader subscribers. Dr. Marchelos appraises a San Ildefonso vase and a European gag gift.
When speaking about chamber pots, commodes and careless mistakes, the “careless mistakes” are probably not what you might imagine.
Dr. George Marchelos evaluates an upcycled radiator guard and a Warnecke porcelain dish in his latest round of antique appraisals for Antique Trader magazine.
Andrew Jones Auctions, Los Angeles, will hold its Holiday edition of Design for the Home and Garden featuring fine art, design, furnishings, accessories and fine jewelry on Sunday, Nov. 18.
Up-and-coming interior designer Sasha Bikoff dedicated her time at the September Brimfield antique shows scouting fall decor and design trends. Bikoff has created an eBay Collective store so shoppers can experience some of the Brimfield shopping experience without leaving home.
Opal Ellison spent more than 50 years buying, selling, and collecting antiques she obtained from country auctions all over Central Missouri. She kept the best of the best, and the Nov. 1-3 estate auction offering her collection should be one for the record books.
Dr. Anthony Cavo evaluates Japanese Imari and Kutani wares, which were gifted to the owner in the 1930s – straight from Japan. Learn how valuable these prized gifts turned out to be.
It's been 20 years since Tom Johnson fused his love of antiques and collectibles and technology expertise to create RubyLane.com. Recently, we caught up with Johnson to discuss the past, present, and future of this online selling platform.
In this installment of Ask the Experts, Dr. Anthony J. Cavo provides valuable details about the history and characteristics of Satsuma, a hand-painted form of Japanese pottery. A key bit of Cavo expertise: Authentic Satsuma won't have markings in English.
Award-winning actor John Mahoney gave generations of audiences fodder for laughter and contemplation. Come June 11 objects and memorabilia from the estate of the late actor will come before bidders in a no-reserve sale through Sullivan Auctioneers.
Wedgewood pottery, in operation since the mid-18th century, has brought many iconic motifs and objects to market. Among those was its lusterware line, driven by the designs of Daisy Makeig-Jones.
Making its debut at auction June 2 is a painted, chromed and coppered steel sculpture by American artist John Angus Chamberlain. The piece is one of more than 520 lots in Palm Beach Modern Auctions' June auction.
Among the items in Americana Auctions June 3 estates auction is an extensive collection of canes, as well as several examples of silver decorative art.