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Each Beretta Gallery site—from New York to London to Paris—was chosen specifically for its locale,...
If you’re familiar with Joel Oppenheimer’s gallery of natural history art in Chicago, you likely...
Few art galleries can claim a continuous history under the same name for nearly two centuries. Yet...
Calvin and Hobbes creator Bill Watterson is the J.D. Salinger of comic-strip artists—worshipped by...
Photo by Prudence Cuming Associates
It was not D-Day, but it was a complicated maneuver covering three continents and six time zones....
Since its founding in 1979, Fraenkel Gallery in San Francisco has featured virtually everyone in...
Entering Kunstkammer Georg Laue is akin to walking into the 16th-century library of a learned...
Jack Row—a 26-year-old goldsmith in Birmingham, England—made his debut in the luxury pen market...
Photo by Jim Trotter
David Oscarson, the irreverent St. Louis pen maker, is known to produce designs based on themes...
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The Asian decorative art of maki-e is an ancient one, involving intricate designs created from thin...
Photo byJoan Allen
After struggling for years as a fiction writer, Jonathan Kellerman struck gold with When the Bough...
Although Faber-Castell’s history spans more than 250 years, the German maker of pens and pencils...
Photo by Hulton Archive/Stringer
On the afternoon of November 26, 1922, a small group descended a flight of 16 steps that led below...
When an exceptionally rare camera commands a record-setting sum, the sale usually takes place...
Andrew Jackson demonstrated that he was indeed "a man of the people"—and not another member of the...
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Each May in New York, the art world holds its equivalent of the World Series: The Impressionist and...
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An unshakable desire to possess what divine providence or the dictates of overzealous lawmakers...
With a modest two-paned window display framed by a dark blue facade, the Map House (www.themaphouse...
Photo by Stephen Coan
First-time patrons of Bauman Rare Books (www.baumanrarebooks.com) in New York City will discover...
Swiss watchmaker Ulysse Nardin, which first found success in the mid-1800s manufacturing marine...

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