The Magazine Antiques - Most Recent From the Archives Posts The most recent posts for in From the Archives. http://www.themagazineantiques.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 02:48:36 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 Independence Day covers by the numbers http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/from-the-archives/2014-07-02/independence-day-covers/ <p>At least twenty-two eagles, nine flags, and one exhortation to buy war bonds</p> Katy Kiick Wed, 02 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Valentine's Day by the numbers http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/from-the-archives/2014-02-14/valentines-day-by-the-numbers/ ANTIQUES Staff Fri, 14 Feb 2014 00:00:00 +0100 How America found its face: Portrait miniatures in the New Republic http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/from-the-archives/2009-04-01/how-america-found-its-face-portrait-miniatures-in-the-new-republic/ <p><span>By Elle Shushan; from The&nbsp;</span><em>Magazine&nbsp;</em><span>ANTIQUES, April 2009</span></p> Archived articles Wed, 01 Apr 2009 00:00:00 +0100 Chinese botanical paintings for the export market http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/from-the-archives/2004-06-01/chinese-botanical-paintings-for-the-export-market/ <p><strong><span style="color: #003366;">By Karina H. Corrigan; from&nbsp;<em>The&nbsp;Magazine&nbsp;</em>ANTIQUES, June 2004.</span></strong></p> Archived articles Tue, 01 Jun 2004 00:00:00 +0100 Reverie on a pair of Japanese screens http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/from-the-archives/2001-07-01/reverie-on-pair-of-japanese-screens/ <p>Attempts to describe the rich fabric of human circumstances framed amidst the natural forces of a landscape lie at the heart of landscape painting in Japan. And the appropriate encapsulation of such a singular event and its human consequences enables that event to stand for something considerably more potent than the mere event itself.&nbsp;</p> Archived articles Sun, 01 Jul 2001 20:01:00 +0100 Dated English delftware and slipware in the Longridge Collection http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/from-the-archives/1999-06-01/longridge-collection/ <p>By Leslie B. Grigsby. Originally published in June 1999.</p> Archived articles Tue, 01 Jun 1999 00:00:00 +0100 Beatrix Potter, scientific illustrator http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/from-the-archives/1996-06-01/beatrix-potter-scientific-illustrator-/ <p><span style="color: #003366;"><strong>Originally published in June 1996;&nbsp;</strong></span>By Robert McCracken Peck</p> Archived articles Sat, 01 Jun 1996 00:00:00 +0100 Parisian jewelry and American patrons, real and fictional http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/from-the-archives/1992-04-01/parisian-jewelry-and-american-patrons-real-and-fictional/ <p>By SHIRLEY BURY; from <em>The Magazine ANTIQUES</em>, April 1992.<strong> </strong></p> Archived articles Wed, 01 Apr 1992 00:00:00 +0100 From the archives: "New Mexican tinwork, 1840-1915" http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/from-the-archives/1991-10-01/new-mexican-tinwork/ <p>During this period Hispanic tinsmiths primarily made devotional objects, but they also made a limited number of more secular ones. They used shapes derived from architecture as well as immensely fanciful designs of their own invention.</p> Archived articles Tue, 01 Oct 1991 00:00:00 +0100 Patronage and the publication of botanical illustration http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/from-the-archives/1989-08-01/patronage-and-the-publication-of-botanical-illustration/ Archived articles Tue, 01 Aug 1989 00:00:00 +0100 The jewelry of René Lalique http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/from-the-archives/1987-06-01/the-jewelry-of-rene-lalique/ <p>By GEOFFREY C. MUNN; from <em>The Magazine ANTIQUES</em>, June 1987.</p> Archived articles Mon, 01 Jun 1987 00:00:00 +0100 Stephen and Maxfield Parrish in New Hamsphire http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/from-the-archives/1979-06-01/stephen-and-maxfield-parrish-in-new-hampshire-article/ <p>Stephen Parrish, Maxfield Parrish, and the Cornish colony in New Hampshire</p> Archived articles Fri, 01 Jun 1979 00:00:00 +0100 Two hoof spoons http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/from-the-archives/1978-09-01/two-hoof-spoons-1/ <p>By ALBERT SCHER; from&nbsp;<em>The Magazine</em>&nbsp;ANTIQUES, September 1978.</p> Archived articles Fri, 01 Sep 1978 00:00:00 +0100 Skippets http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/from-the-archives/1978-07-01/skippets-1/ <p>By J. S. BROWN; From&nbsp;<em>The Magazine&nbsp;</em>ANTIQUES, July 1978.</p> Archived articles Sat, 01 Jul 1978 00:00:00 +0100 A desk associated with George Washington http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/from-the-archives/1978-05-01/a-desk-associated-with-george-washington-1/ <p>By JOAN SAYERS BROW; from&nbsp;<em>The Magazine</em>&nbsp;ANTIQUES May 1978.</p> Archived articles Mon, 01 May 1978 00:00:00 +0100 George IV and the arts of France http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/from-the-archives/1966-05-01/george-iv-and-the-arts-of-france/ <p>By Geoffrey de Bellaigue, Deputy surveyor of the Queen's Works of Art; originally published by The Magazine ANTIQUES in May 1966.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Archived articles Sun, 01 May 1966 00:00:00 +0100 Philadelphia Empire furniture by Antoine Gabriel Quervelle http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/from-the-archives/1964-09-01/philadelphia-empire-furniture-by-antoine-gabriel-quervelle-1/ <p>By ROBERT C. SMITH; from&nbsp;<em>The Magazine</em>&nbsp;ANTIQUES, September 1964.</p> Archived articles Tue, 01 Sep 1964 00:00:00 +0100 The small gardens of Colonial Williamsburg http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/from-the-archives/1954-10-01/the-small-gardens-of-colonial-williamsburg-1/ <p>By THOMAS J. WERTENBAKER; from&nbsp;<em>The Magazine</em>&nbsp;ANTIQUES, October 1954.</p> Archived articles Fri, 01 Oct 1954 00:00:00 +0100 Land of the Upper Hudson http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/from-the-archives/1951-07-01/land-of-the-upper-hudson-1/ <p>By LOUIS C. JONES; from<em>&nbsp;The Magazine</em>&nbsp;ANTIQUES, July 1951.</p> Archived articles Sun, 01 Jul 1951 00:00:00 +0100 Some early American crewelwork http://www.themagazineantiques.com/news-opinion/from-the-archives/1951-05-01/some-early-american-crewelwork-1/ <p>By FLORENCE PETO; from&nbsp;<em>The Magazine</em>&nbsp;ANTIQUES, May 1951.</p> Archived articles Tue, 01 May 1951 00:00:00 +0100