The French state owns a large collection of antique furniture and has decided to sell part of it to support French hospitals dealing with the Covid-19 pandemic.
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Brattle Book Shop in Boston, America is closed because of the COVID-19 outbreak. The owner of the shop, Ken Gloss has found another income stream, selling personalised Zoom backgrounds.
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In the popular video game Animal Crossing: New Horizons, players can collect furniture, including antique sets.
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Charles Hanson, the television antique expert, recently held an auction from his garden shed in aid of the NHS.
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The coronavirus outbreak has resulted in antique fairs and auctions being cancelled or postponed in the UK and Europe.
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After a shop was extensively flooded, its owners discovered hidden antique treasures during the clean-up.
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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…)