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Posted 09/09/13

Eminent Victorians

John Whitenight and Fred LaValley re-create (and improve upon) the nineteenth century's passion for natural history, craftsmanship, and design in their Philadelphia town house

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Posted 05/08/13

Japanese bamboo art: A living tradition

The new collector....

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Posted 03/13/13

American pewter

In April the Pewter Collectors' Club of America is presenting a loan exhibition, Pewter: The Philadelphia Story, at the Philadelphia Antiques Show. If colonial silver often takes the spotlight for rarity and cost in American metalwork, this exhibition of nearly 150 of the finest domestic and ecclesiastical examples of eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century pewter will underscore the soft warmth of pewter's silvery-gray sheen and the subtle restraint of design that have bolstered pewter's continuing allure as a collecting field.  

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Posted 11/21/11

New Collector: Posters

Strikingly colorful, often large scale and beautifully designed, vintage posters form one of the liveliest and most accessible col­lecting fields among the graphic arts, especially as they cover a wide range of inter­ests from travel, food, and entertainment, to politics and propaganda.

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Posted 09/15/11

The comeback: The National Academy reopens with six new exhibitions

The National Academy reopens with six exhibitions designed to reclaim its pivotal role in American art and architecture.    

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Posted 07/25/11

The Man Who Could Do Everything: Louis C. Tiffany at the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum

Like Samuel Taylor Coleridge's Kubla Khan, who decreed the building of a stately pleasure dome on "twice five miles of fertile ground/With walls and towers...

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Posted 05/01/10

Chinese Export Porcelain

Today “armorial” porcelain remains an area of specialization among many collectors

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Posted 03/01/10

Glittering competition: the rivals of Faberge

To many collectors of nineteenth-century silver and objets de vertu, imperial Russia is the fount of Europe's most exotic work. And even for those who can only dream of its legacy de luxe, mention of Mother Russia immediately triggers thoughts of one name, Fabergé.

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Posted 08/26/09

Old glass for old wine

Raising a glass of wine in a toast is among the oldest of dining traditions, and antique wineglasses are among the most appealing objects upon which to build a glass collection.

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Posted 06/24/09

Early photographs: Daguerreotypes

This striking portrait, offered by Dennis A. Waters Fine Daguerreotypes, of Exeter, New Hampshire, is of one R. F. Jameson, who was a month short of his twentieth birthday when he sat before an unknown daguerreotypist's camera in Montrose, Pennsylvania, in October 1846.

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