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Round Top Texas Antique Week

At Round Top, Always a Good Time to Buy

At Round Top, Always a Good Time to Buy

The lines along Texas 237 seemed as long as ever on October 1, the last day of the week-long antique event. In fact, they may have been longer than any in recent memory. The town looked as adorable as ever. Still, several of the dealers we talked to seemed to indicate something is amiss. The

Two Adirondack Antiques Shows Offer Ultimate Antiquing Adventure

Antiquing Adventures in the Adirondack Mountains

Adirondack Mountains Antiques Show in Indian Lake, N.Y., and Adirondack Museum Antiques Show and Sale in Blue Mountain Lake, N.Y., work together to present a range of rustic antiques during the height of the mountain fall foliage season. From all compass points, and distances near and far, dealers in high-quality antiques from across the country are

Spring Masters New York

Spring Masters New York

Spring Masters New York, the international art and design fair showcasing exceptional works from antiquity through the 21st century, will take place Friday, May 8 through Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at the historic Park Avenue Armory in New York City. Timed to coincide with the peak of the spring art season in New York, Spring Masters New York attracts

Conner • Rosenkranz, LLC. This marble bust Proserpine by American sculptor Hiram Powers depicts the ancient Roman goddess whose cult, myths, and mysteries were based on those of the Greek godesss Persephone and her mother Demeter, the deity of grain and agriculture.

New Exhibitors at the 2015 Winter Antiques Show

Apter-Fredericks: Apter-Fredericks has been acquiring some of the finest pieces of 18th century English antique furniture since 1946. From Queen Anne to Regency, through the designs of Thomas Chippendale, George Hepplewhite, Robert Adam and Thomas Sheraton, they span the period when English furniture design and craftsmanship was at its height. Using the archival wealth of London’s

Nashville Antiques Shows: Five Parrots Carved Piece from Francis Crespo

The Land of Uncatalogued – Scenes from Nashville Antiques Shows

At both the Tailgate-Music Valley Antique Show and the Heart of Country Antiques Show, dealers were finding ways to discount the effect of information explosion. In many cases, the items were so unique that you can hardly describe them in a few words, not to mention to find catalogues for comp. The term “one of the kinds” has gone to a new degree of dimension.

Royd Riddell of Riddell Rare Maps & Fine Prints.

Texas Art Expo Attendance “Best Ever”

Scores came out for the return of Texas Art Expo, Show and Sale of Early Texas Art at the Fort Worth Community Arts Center August 9 and 10. Although the event is free and a formal count isn’t taken, several long-time dealers commented the attendance was the strongest to date. Texas Art Expo returned this year after