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Philadelphia Antiques Show Cancelled

Philadelphia Antiques Show Cancelled

One of the best antiques shows in the United States has been cancelled. High costs at the Pennsylvania Convention Center were one reason given as to why the high-profile Philadelphia Antiques Show won’t be happening this year. As Maine Antiques Digest reports, this is intended to be a short stay away. A letter to dealers indicates

Art Resale Law Debated in Court Again

Artists trying to get a piece of the action when their work is resold had another day in a California court recently. Artists used a 1976 law as a basis for a lawsuit in 2011 to try to get auction houses and ebay to collect a five percent royalty when a work is resold, but

If You Needed More Discouragement

An article in the Wall Street Journal can provide it. The value of antiques, specifically brown furniture, continues its decline. Here are some stinging highlights… That American Colonial George III table? It would fetch less on the market than a twill love seat at Crate and Barrel. Most people with money to spend on furniture