News about Biedermeier Antiques
Music boxes signaled age of mechanical entertainment
NEW YORK — Music boxes, the iPods of centuries past, come in a variety of shapes and styles, from large, upright coin-op examples that were designed for boardwalks, arcades and other public venues, to smaller, more delicate models ideal for boudoirs and other private spaces.
Artworks from NYC-area estates lead Auctions at Showplace Sept. 12 sale
NEW YORK – Auctions at Showplace will open the autumn auction season with an exciting sale on September 12 featuring 280 lots from New York metro-area estates. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.
Julien’s to auction opulent antiques, decorative art March 4
LOS ANGELES – Julien’s Auctions will present “A Gentleman’s Arcade of Luxury Treasures,” an auction taking place in Beverly Hills and live online on March 4. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.
Thomaston Place Auction reopens with online sale July 18-19
THOMASTON, Maine – Thomaston Place Auction Galleries will kick off their Summer 2020 season with a two-day auction of important fine art and antiques on July 18-19. This sale will offer an amazing array of rare and one-of-a-kind items gathered from estates since last fall. Out of an abundance of caution in light of the […]