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DALLAS — From a screen inlaid with porcelain plaques by a Chinese porcelain painting master to a Tibetan figure of a Buddhist goddess and a collection of vibrant Japanese woodblock prints, the offerings in Heritage Auctions‘ March 22 Fine & Decorative Asian Art Signature® Auction include special items spanning a variety of genres. Absentee and Internet […]
NEW HAVEN, Conn. — The Yale University Art Gallery will present Crafting Worldviews: Art and Science in Europe, 1500–1800, an exhibition that showcases nearly 100 objects from across Yale University’s collections, including the gallery, the Yale Peabody Museum, the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, the Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library, the Yale Center […]
LONDON – A Corliss & Wheelock steam engine, built by Crepelle et Garand, Lille, which was awarded the grand prix at the Exposition Universelle in Paris in 1889, leads The Connoisseur’s Library Sale at Bonhams Knightsbridge on Tuesday, February 7 and Wednesday, February 8. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers. Still in working order, […]
NEW YORK — Costume jewelry was once looked down upon as substandard. It’s true that this style of jewelry is made from cheaper materials and often mass produced to appeal to a wider audience, but it’s not cheap, junky jewelry any more.