With the goal of creating the world’s most precious pen, artist Dav
Although official records noting his baptism, his marriage, the bir
Carl Fabergé’s workshop is renowned for creating splendid objets d’
In a sunlit studio in rural Oxfordshire, England, Joanna Migdal, dental drill in hand, kneels beside a large bronze sundial base as she engraves into its surface the words, “The Lord make his face
Serious collectors once had only two options when they wanted to shop for art and antiques: attend auctions or visit galleries.
Elmer Crowell knew his talent for making wooden waterfowl decoys was extraordinary.
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 the Georg Jensen silversmith workshop.
Inheriting an estimated $80 million and a Gilded Age cottage overlooking the Atlantic in Newport, R.I., is daunting at any age. Doris Duke did so when she was just 12 years old.
Sunday in the Park with George, the 1985 Pulitzer Prize–winning Broadway musical by Stephen Sondheim, told the story of Parisian artist Georges-Pierre Seurat as he painted his most famous work,
Subhankar Banerjee has no fear of the wilderness. In 2001, he set out on a two-year, 4,000-mile quest to photograph the fragile, remote region of northeastern Alaska during all four seasons.
When Blatt Billiards opened in New York in 1923, the city was in the throes of pool fever.
On april 18, 1923, a massive crowd converged upon what had been, less than a year earlier, a nondescript lumberyard in the South Bronx.
In 76 b.c., the captain of a merchant vessel from Rhodes veered too close to the cliff-lined shores of an insignificant island off the farthest southern tip of the Greek peninsula, wrecking his tr
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 Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts (617.267.9300,
As the Olympic torch makes its way home to Athens this month, you can expect the usual deluge of commemorative souvenirs.
When you are ready to invest in an heirloom chess set for you and y
Just as clothes can make the man, frames have
A staple of the nursery receives the traditional treatm
Kenneth W. Rendell Gallery