5 Press Releases

Tag: Continental furniture

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    English & Continental Furniture / Old Master Paintings

    A leading furniture lot in the upcoming sale offered by Doyle is a mahogany secretaire-cabinet attributed to Thomas Chippendale. It shows the influence of Chippendale’s friend and colleague Robert Adam, who favored a more Neoclassical style to Chippendale’s English Rococo. Another lot of interest, two pier tables made of satinwood,…

    Marie-Victoire Lemoine
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    The New Year's Weekend Gallery Auction

    In the early 18th century, Spanish master Francisco Goya created Los Caprichos, a satire of his contemporary society. Goya’s body of work was withdrawn from public sale and published as an album in 1799. Almost two centuries later, in the mid-1970s, Surrealist painter Salvador Dalí offered his interpretation of Goya’s work in the…

    Eickholt, Art Glass Vase
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    The Traditional Collector

    M. Welte & Söhne was an instrument production house that helped develop automatic instruments and orchestrions. Large organs that can synthesize the sound of other instruments, orchestrions have complex inner workings made of rolled paper and radiating pipes. During the mid-19th century, orchestrions became a status symbol and indicator of…

    The Traditional Collector
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    STYLE: Furniture, Silver, Ceramics

    Sotheby's will present the upcoming two-day sale, STYLE: Furniture, Silver, Ceramics in October 2019. It will highlight Georgian furniture and silverware, as well as decorative art and antiques. A transition style George II mahogany open armchair is featured with an estimate of $80,000; several furniture pieces from the George I, George…

    A DUTCH DELFT BLUE AND WHITE LARGE CHARGER, CIRCA 1680-1700/Auctiondaily
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    Palm Beach Collections

    The upcoming Palm Beach Collection auction offered by Hindman features a diverse collection of pieces that span from the 17th to 20th century and includes furniture, decorative arts, and paintings, among other categories.  With over 643 pieces and bids beginning from $10 to $2,500, here is an opportunity to acquire…

    PR-237 Palm Beach Collections by Hindman