Art & Collectibles

A staple of the nursery receives the traditional treatment at Windmill Antiques in North Yorkshire...
While NASA’s rover twins investigate Mars, an exhibit at the Sonoma County Museum (707.579.1500,...
A wobbly legged coffee table is no match for GOAT: A Tribute to Muhammad Ali , a 792-page homage to...
The new offering from Lionel ( www.lionel.com ) evokes the past while incorporating the latest...
All nine of the Fabergé imperial Easter eggs from the Forbes Collection have ended up in one basket...
Roger Schrenk, an antiques dealer in Alexandria, Va., has created the Interactive Database of...
“In America, spas are goal-oriented—you go to lose weight or detoxify,” explains Umberto Angeloni,...
Functional art is hardly a new concept. Consider the antique gun pictured here, a French flintlock...
Gallery is a term usually used in association with the fine arts of painting, photography, and...
The fountain pen and the stick shift are two 20th-century inventions that hold their appeal for...
Although he became a legend for his amorous proclivities, Casanova was also a renowned adventurer...
During a recent birding festival in Cape May, N.J., the most popular sighting could not be...
With the Beam Sensor ($100) from Colibri (401.943. 2100, www.colibri.com ), lighting a cigar is...
Montblanc (800.995.4810, www.montblanc.com ) has introduced a new collection of platinum-plated and...
E-mail is convenient, but it cannot offer the satisfaction derived from sending or receiving a...
Violin makers are still trying to determine what Antonio Stradivari knew that they do not. In more...
Early paintings by Picasso and his contemporaries demonstrate just how strong the aesthetic...
When every display space in the house is occupied by artworks, Brigitte Micmacker, co-owner of A...
Andy Warhol may have had a taste for Campbell’s soup, but his legacy lends itself to a heightened...
It has been 20 years since 11 unknown architects (Michael Graves and Aldo Rossi among them)...
Sometimes the marks of quality are obvious: the radiance of a diamond or the sheen of a mink coat...
Collectors of Montblanc (800.995.4810) limited edition Patron of the Arts 4810 fountain pens have a...
Baths usually are not newsworthy events, but the announcement last fall that Michelangelo’s David...
When the London office of Sotheby’s hired Robert Bowman in 1978, it did more than rescue him from...
Sitting on a green Georgian sofa that was on display in his firm’s booth at the TEFAF Maastricht...
During the Renaissance, in an age before the advent of the museum, Europe’s learned noblemen...
It is hard to imagine a time when collecting Fabergé eggs was considered foolish, but that was...
Since 1974, Gerard Widdershoven has guided New Yorkers in their pursuit of Art Deco delights. He...
One of Italy’s oldest and most respected pen companies pays homage to Venice with the $850 limited...
A few years ago, Peter Galassi, head of the photography department at New York’s Museum of Modern...

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