Powdered tobacco, or snuff, became a favorite indulgence when it arrived in China in 1644, but because Chinese men of that era typically k
Some people experience epiphanies when they marry or when they become parents. But Mark Levin’s life was changed by a wooden bench.
With a boast from one of the soon-to-be partners, Joe Janciuras and Fred Balling began their foray into the replica reel business.
The quest for fire takes a sophisticated turn with this month’s debut of Luminesse Sculptures, a new collection of oil lamps from Los Angele
Alastair Crawford holds a large silver platter in his hands and tilts it to show the subtle detail that marks the piece as a product of th
Elmer Crowell knew his talent for making wooden waterfowl decoys was extraordinary.
Serious collectors once had only two options when they wanted to shop for art and antiques: attend auctions or visit galleries.
When Kate Edelman Johnson was growing up, she did not need 3-D glasses to make movie stars spring to life.
On april 18, 1923, a massive crowd converged upon what had been, less than a year earlier, a nondescript lumberyard in the South Bronx.
When Blatt Billiards opened in New York in 1923, the city was in the throes of pool fever.