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King of Pop Auction Raises More Than $5 Million

FASHION | Dec 5
There is no doubt that Michael Jackson was a global fashion icon as well as award winning and beloved musician. His wardrobe dictated many of the styles throughout the last few decades.

Titanic Jewels on Display in Three-City Tour

FASHION | By JOHNNY CLARK | Nov 14
The jewelry is from a single purser’s bag found during a 1987 research and recovery mission. The collection includes diamond and sapphire rings, brooches, necklaces, cuff links and a gold pocket watch.

Boston Antiques Show to Benefit Settlement House

HOME | Oct 15
Forty outstanding dealers and galleries from the United States and Europe will convene in Boston in the South End for The Ellis Boston Antiques Show.

London’s Kenwood House Sends Antique Collection on US Tour

HOME | By JAMIE STENGLE | Jun 11
A collection of paintings including works by Rembrandt, Anthony van Dyck and Thomas Gainsborough has left its home at London’s Kenwood House and will travel to museums around the U.S. while the stately home undergoes renovations.

Antiques Aficionados Swarm to NH for Esteemed Show

HOME | By LYNNE TUOHY | Aug 13
A tall-case clock crafted in 1810 was the heart-stopping piece Peter Sawyer of Exeter proudly brought to his booth this week at the 54th New Hampshire Antiques Show.

Royal Rummage Sale Draws Royal Fans

FOOD/DRINK | By MIKE CORDER | Mar 14
From threadbare armchairs to marble mantel clocks, garden furniture to a silver pocket knife, thousands of the late Dutch Queen Juliana’s possessions are going under the hammer in an attic sale fit for a king.

From the Silver Screen to "Mad Men": LA Vintage Furnishings

HOME | By Robert Doyle | Nov 15
Recently we came across photographs of furnishings so stunning that they could’ve come from Hollywood’s golden age. In fact, they came from LA Vintage Furnishings.

NYC Art Dealer Defrauds Celebrities and Collectors

FASHION | By HELEN O’NEILL | Oct 24
Anguished questions have tortured dozens of victims - from celebrities to wealthy collectors to artists and those managing their estates - defrauded of some $120 million by a man some call the Bernard Madoff of the art world, owner of a lavish Upper

The Joshua Tree: Flying the Flag of Good Taste

HOME | By A. Sebastian Fortino | Oct 23
Robert Joshua, owner of the Joshua Tree, has been around beautiful things for quite some time. Not only at the present location of The Joshua Tree, located at 2932 N Andrews Ave in Wilton Manors but also in his native Youngstown, Ohio.

Russian rarity from Ariz. sells for $1.3M in NYC

FASHION | Nov 3
A miniature portrait of Czar Peter the Great in a diamond-encrusted frame - owned for decades by an Arizona family that didn’t realize its historic significance - has been auctioned for $1.3 million.

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