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Posted 03/20/09

This Week's Top Lots: March 16 - 20

A selection of auction highlights from March 16 - 20 including Asian art, property from the collection of Gianni Versace, and fine jewelry.

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Posted 03/13/09

Asia Week in New York City, a to-do list

With the cancellation of the Haughtons' International Asian Art Fair this year, the Magazine ANTIQUES has assembled a list of alternative events and opportunities for enjoying Asian art and culture in New York this week.

NEWS &
OPINION

Posted 03/12/09

Maastricht and beyond

The European Fine Art Fair in Maastricht has become the show of all antiques shows, attracting art and antiques world luminaries from around the globe. For those wishing to counterbalance the excitement and the throngs with more tranquil pleasures, a host of venues of superlative historical and aesthetic interest lies just a short distance away.

NEWS &
OPINION

Posted 03/06/09

Dealer Profile: James Elkind

Elkind, owner of Lost City Arts on Cooper Square in Manhattan, is widely known as an authority on mid-century decorative arts and design.

NEWS &
OPINION

Posted 03/02/09

The Rabbit and the Rat: Who owns Chinese Antiquities? An interview with Kate Fitz Gibbon

Among the notable objects at the Yves Saint Laurent and Pierre Bergé sale were a pair of bronze heads, a rabbit and a rat, that were two of twelve zodiacal forms that originally decorated an elaborate clepsydra, or water clock, in the Yuanming Yuan garden of the Old Summer Palace under Emperor Qianlong (1736-1795). The Chinese government and many Chinese citizens were outraged at Christie's sale of the two heads and demanded their return to China. We asked Kate Fitz Gibbon, a specialist in Asian art and cultural property law, editor and author of Who Owns the Past? Cultural Policy, Cultural Property, and the Law (Rutgers, 2005), and a former member of President Clinton's Cultural Property Advisory Committee (2000-2003), for her point of view on this case:

NEWS &
OPINION

Posted 02/26/09

Thrilling Results at YSL-Bergé Sale

Attending the historic three-day series of sales of the collection of Yves Saint Laurent and Pierre Bergé was always going to be an extraordinary experience.  And it was.

NEWS &
OPINION

Posted 02/04/09

Bold, bright, and underappreciated: British furniture at mid-century

June 2008 | A review of British design archives and of the wares for sale by vintage design dealers in London and elsewhere, however, suggests that a disdain for mid-century British furnishings is misplaced.

ARTICLE

Posted 02/03/09

The 'It' chair

January 2009 | The legendary decorator Frances Elkins made it popular in the 1930s, but her so-called loop chair, which is having another moment in the sun, goes back to the eighteenth century as a surviving set of examples attests

ARTICLE

Posted 02/02/09

Palladio Minimus: A Georgian dollhouse and the 18th century miniature world

December 2008 | A Georgian dollhouse and the eighteenth-century miniature world.

ARTICLE

Posted 02/02/09

Indian silver for the Raj

October 2008 | The art of the silversmith has long seemed to be one such area, so it is especially thrilling to be confronted with completely unfamiliar material at Columbia University’s Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery, where Delight in Design: Indian Silver for the Raj opened last month.

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