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
With a boast from one of the soon-to-be partners, Joe Janciuras and Fred Balling began their foray into the replica reel business.
Serious collectors once had only two options when they wanted to shop for art and antiques: attend auctions or visit galleries.
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
When Kate Edelman Johnson was growing up, she did not need 3-D glasses to make movie stars spring to life.
Elmer Crowell knew his talent for making wooden waterfowl decoys was extraordinary.
On april 18, 1923, a massive crowd converged upon what had been, less than a year earlier, a nondescript lumberyard in the South Bronx.
Subhankar Banerjee has no fear of the wilderness.
Sunday in the Park with George, the 1985 Pulitzer Prize–winning Broadway musical by Stephen Sondheim, told the story of Parisian artist Geor
Inheriting an estimated $80 million and a Gilded Age cottage overlooking the Atlantic in Newport, R.I., is daunting at any age.
When Blatt Billiards opened in New York in 1923, the city was in the throes of pool fever.
As the Olympic torch makes its way home to Athens this month, you can expect the usual deluge of commemorative souvenirs.
The aristocracy of Art Deco, the streamlined design style that swept the world in the 1910s, 1920s, and 1930s, is represented in a show at
While NASA’s rover twins investigate Mars, an exhibit at the Sonoma County Museum (707.579.1500,
All nine of the Fabergé imperial Easter eggs from the Forbes Collection have ended up in one basket—in Russia, from whence they originated
The new offering from Lionel (www.lionel.com) evokes the past while incorporating th
Functional art is hardly a new concept.
Roger Schrenk, an antiques dealer in Alexandria, Va., has created the Interactive Database of Decorative Arts, which offers buyers and deal
Gallery is a term usually used in association with the fine arts of painting, photography, and sculpture.
“In America, spas are goal-oriented—you go to lose weight or detoxify,” explains Umberto Angeloni, worldwide chairman of the Brioni clothing
The fountain pen and the stick shift are two 20th-century inventions that hold their appeal for purists.
Although he became a legend for his amorous proclivities, Casanova was also a renowned adventurer and writer who authored epic memoirs depic
During a recent birding festival in Cape May, N.J., the most popular sighting could not be identified in a book of ornithology.
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