The late Mario Buatta’s collection of antique furniture, decorative objects and fine art was sold in February for $7.6 million (£5.8m), which is two and a half times its estimated value.
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An elderly man collapsed in shock on the US version of the BBC television program Antiques Roadshow, when he was told that a Rolex watch he (more…)
The play ‘Quinney’ is based on the life of antique dealer Thomas Rohan and was first performed in 1914. Over a century later, it is been revived and will be part of a event taking place in March.
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Buckingham Palace is being refurbished and this requires the moving of the Queen’s art to temporary storage facilities. She has applied for planning permission to (more…)
According to Architectural Digest, antique furniture is set to be a design trend for 2020.
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The antiques trade wants to be seen as environmentally-friendly, with a low carbon footprint.
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An Italian company has renovated a Swiss home using its own style to give it an older, more antique look.
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A Singaporean man has found that a gift given to him in 1970 has sparked a new passion for restoring antique technology.
Harry Ang was given an (more…)
A woman from Leeds has transformed her house form what she described as “boring beige” into a 1930s era mansion.
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A businesswoman bought an antique rocking horse at an auction and is charging people to ride it in order to raise money for a charity that (more…)