Antique Samplers – A Schoolgirl Lesson

June 4, 2011

A collection of eight antique samplers, all embroidered by the same young girl — Elizabeth E. Jacobs, depicts the purpose of antique samplers. Young Elizabeth created the [...]

Royal Collection of Fabergé

May 16, 2011

The British Royal Collection of Fabergé is unique and gives a remarkable insight into the dynastic relationships between the British, Danish and Russian royal families in [...]

Edwardian Jewelry

May 15, 2011

Highlighted are amazing fine jewelry brooches and pendants dating from the Edwardian era. In England, the Edwardian era spanned the years covering the reign of King Edward [...]

Iconic Art Nouveau Chair

April 6, 2010

Richly carved chair by Arthur Heygate Mackmurdo – considered the first manifestation of the Art Nouveau movement, only one other is known to exist in the United States. The [...]
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