News about Baccarat
VICTORIA, B.C., Canada – An opulent circa-1886 Baccarat cave a liqueur in the form of an elephant toting a palanquin has sold for CA$144,000/US$112,175 at the Canadian auction house Lunds.
DALLAS – A Baccarat Louis XV-style chandelier befitting an oil baron’s mansion will be a star attraction at Dallas Auction Gallery’s sale on Wednesday, May 13. From the late 19th or early 20th century, the crystal and dore bronze chandelier is 40 inches high and 40 inches in diameter and has 28 lights. Four putti […]
WASHINGTON — The special exhibition “Glass: Art Beauty Design” on view at Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens through January 14, 2024, will explore the fascinating world of glass and its use in both everyday life and as art. Transparent or opaque, fragile yet impervious, glass has inspired artists and designers, stimulated scientists and engineers, and […]