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Tag: France

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    Oriental Rugs from American Estates

    Many antique rugs from countries such as Persia, France, Turkey, India, and China are featured in the upcoming Oriental Rugs from American Estates auction offered by Material Culture. Several Navajo rugs and tapestries will be available as well. From West African flatweave to early 20th century Chinese Art Deco, these…

    Antique Peking Rug, China
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    Summer Fine Antique Sale

    Despite its name, the Louis XV style of furniture was influenced more by the king’s long-term companion, Madame de Pompadour, than by the king himself. Furniture became more excessive and ornamental. After years of war, the wealthy patrons of France, including Madame de Pompadour, wanted spectacle. Furniture and decorative art…

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    Antique & Modern Furnishings, Décor, Nantucket Fine Art

    The Antique & Modern Furnishings auction presented by Rafael Osona Auctions is primarily a collection of fine art, decorative art, and a notable array of jewelry. Among the pieces of jewelry with the highest estimated value is a South Sea, Tahitian, and pink freshwater pearl necklace held together by a…

    July 6, 2019 Antique & Modern Furnishings, Décor, Nantucket Fine Art/AuctionDaily