Antique Helper Auctions

Antique Helper Partners with The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis for Virtual Appraisal Event Nov. 10

  • Dan Ripley's Antique Helper Auctions
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  • November 05, 2010

Antique Helper Auctions is pleased to announce a partnership with The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis through a sponsorship of the museum’s Collectors Connection group. This partnership ...

FRAME's only U.S.  exhibition of The Mourners: Medieval Tomb Sculptures from the Court of Burgundy, featuring forty sculptures from the tomb of John the Fearless (1371–1419), the second duke of Burgundy, is at the Dallas Museum of Art.

Dr. Charlotte Eyerman Elected FRAME American Director

  • November 08, 2010

Dr. Charlotte Eyerman, an art historian, curator, and consultant in Los Angeles who is an acknowledged expert in 19th-century French art and a leading authority in modern and contemporary art, has ...

This astonishing 16th-century antique dressoir (or sideboard) was created in Lyon during the height of the French Renaissance, and is the only one of three known examples created that is not held within a museum collection.

Mate to Frick Museum's Carved French Walnut Renaissance Cabinet Acquired by Rau Antiques

  • November 08, 2010

  If this "dressoir" could talk... Harpies, satyrs, masks and curvaceous females were all familiar motifs on decorative arts in the 16th century. But what's a harpy? In Greek mythology, ...

Hector Guimard - Signed,Excellent Condition

Clarke Auction Opens Winter Season with The Roberta Peters Collection - Sun., Nov. 7th

  • Clarke Auction
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  • November 04, 2010

Operatic Memorabilia, Art, Georg Jensen, and Antiques from the home of the legendary opera star along with Midcentury Modern, Art Deco, 120 pounds of Silver including Irish Georgian, Listed Fine ...

The Stansted Park Suite

English and American Aristocracy at Christie’s

  • November 02, 2010

On November 23, Christie's 500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe, including Oriental Carpets will include pieces from the historic Stansted Park suite of giltwood seat furniture, comprising three pairs ...

A George III ebony-inlaid mahogany secretaire library bookcase, Attributed to Thomas Chippendale, circa 1765 Estimate: $700,000-1,000,000 Price realized: $1,706,500

500 years: Decorative Arts Europe including Oriental Carpets achieves $14 million- the most successful sale for this category at Christie’s New York

  • Christies
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  • October 25, 2010

Christie’s 500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe, including Oriental Carpets achieved $14 million from October 21 to 22, selling over 450 treasures from the 16th to the 19th centuries.  This ...

'Dinan Morris Preaching in Derbyshire’ by Charles Gregory (1849-1920),oil on canvas, £18,000

Luxury Antiques Weekend in South Yorkshire

  • The Antiques Dealers Fair Limited
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  • October 19, 2010

A brand new Luxury Antiques Weekend is taking place at Tankersley Manor, Tankersley, South Yorkshire from Friday 5 to Sunday 7 November 2010.  This is the last of four new boutique fine art ...

Luca Carlevaris (Italian, Venetian, 1663–1730) The Molo, Venice, from the Bacino di San Marco, ca.  1709.  Oil on canvas, 19 7/8 x 47 1/8 in.  (50.5 x 119.7 cm).  Robert Lehman Collection, 1975

Italy Observed: Views and Souvenirs, 1706-1899

  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
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  • October 19, 2010

In the 18th century, privileged Europeans embarked on the Grand Tour, traveling principally to sites in Italy, where they visited cherished ruins of the ancient world and the splendid ...

The Messer Chippendale Bookcase

Exceptional private collections to highlight Christie’s October sale of 500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe including Oriental Carpets

  • Christies
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  • October 18, 2010

This autumn, Christie’s is delighted to announce details of 500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe including Oriental Carpets on October 21-22, a two day sale featuring over 600 treasures from the 16th ...

Royal Painted Corner Cabinet attributed to Josephus Moy, probably Franconian, circa 1760.

CARLTON HOBBS HEADS TO CALIFORNIA FOR SAN FRANCISCO FALL ANTIQUES SHOW, OCTOBER 28-31, 2010

  • October 15, 2010

Carlton Hobbs, the renowned specialist in 17th through 19th century British and Continental furniture and decorative arts, returns to the San Francisco Fall Antiques Show, which opens at the ...

This seven-piece bedroom suite was owned by King Farouk I of Egypt.

King Farouk's Massive, $1M Mercury-Gilded Mahogany Bedroom Set Rivals Louis XV's

  • October 13, 2010

When King Farouk died in 1965 in Rome, his death signaled the end of royal lineage of Egyptian rulers.  He took the crown at 16 years of age, was proclaimed  the penultimate King of ...

Autumn Hartford Antiques Show is Oct.  30-31.

Autumn Hartford Antiques Show will feature Old Lyme Art Colony presentation

  • October 07, 2010

Barn Star Productions is pleased to announce the Autumn Hartford Antiques Show will be returning to the Connecticut Expo Center for its second annual event the weekend of October 30 & 31, ...

Pottier & Stymus was one of the greatest furniture making firms of the 19th century.

RAU ANTIQUES GALLERY POSTS SIGNIFICANT SALES AT NYC ARMORY SHOW

  • October 05, 2010

Despite dreary weather and a dip in temperatures, Rau Antiques out-performed its sales expectations at the recent Antiques & Art at the Armory Show held in Manhattan from September 29 to ...

Exhibitor: Hyde Part Antiques A Charles II Black and Gilt Japanned Cabinet with Original Giltwood Stands and Cresting, circa 1685.

OBJECTS OF DESIRE AT THE INTERNATIONAL FINE ART & ANTIQUE DEALERS SHOW OCTOBER 22-28, 2010 THE PARK AVENUE ARMORY 67TH STREET AND PARK AVENUE, NEW YORK CITY

  • Haughton International Fairs
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  • October 04, 2010

Even after decades of leadership in the international art and antique fair arena, Anna and Brian Haughton continue to imbue a sense of excitement and discovery to their flagship fair, the IFAADS, ...

The Mourners: Medieval Tomb Sculptures from the Court of Burgundy will feature forty sculptures from the tomb of John the Fearless (1371–1419), the second duke of Burgundy.

Medieval Masterworks from Court of Burgundy Leave France for First and Only U.S. Tour in 2010

  • September 30, 2010

 A group of  40 of the greatest masterpieces of medieval sculpture, which have never before been presented together outside of France, will be on view at the Dallas Museum of Art from ...