Decorative Arts

BOSTON, MA – Skinner, Inc. will hold an auction on January 12, 2019, of European Furniture & Decorative Arts. With over 500 lots on…

Tiffany lamps never go out of fashion, fetching anywhere from $4,000 to a record $2.8 million. But the most sought after of the delicate art nouveau stained-glass lamps are those bearing a floral…

Carved with a scene depicting, on the left, an elaborately turbanned figure and, at right, a physician who holds aloft a flask, the wooden object seen above is, to put it quite bluntly, a 'piss-…

London – Kicking off London’s Russian Art Week, on November 26 Christie’s Important Russian Art auction will present 268 lots featuring important paintings that are fresh to the market and…

Brandy Culp, Richard Koopman Curator of American Decorative Arts at the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, and Beth Harris discuss a Court Cupboard (1665-73, red oak with cedar and maple (…

Be clearly aware of the stars and infinity on high. Then life seems enchanted after all.
—Vincent Van Gogh

NEW YORK, NY— The night sky…

A number of auction houses had high profile design auctions last week, giving collectors a chance to snag some amazing pieces by gifted designers.