Guest Blog: Hollister Hovey

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As part of our recurring series of guest bloggers (see earlier contributions by Art Inconnu and The Curated Object) today we are pleased to feature Hollister Hovey, a blogger with panache for turn-of-19th-century antiques and collecting. The New York Times recently named her among the “New Antiquarians” shaping the current vogue for vintage Victoriana. We asked Hovey to curate a wish list from the offerings at several upcoming auctions, which are included in the slideshow below. To see more of her signature style visit

WAR & PEACE: Militaria meets martinis…an apartment full of furnishings for a man who fights as hard as he drinks!