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December 3, 2018 - Filed under: Antiques News — Mark

Prices for ‘brown furniture’ have fallen over the last ten years, but experts believe that they are due a resurgence in popularity which will see prices rise.

Antique furniture is typically brown, which (more…)

November 26, 2018 - Filed under: Selling Antiques — Harriet

A homeless man searching through a rubbish bin in Canada found a framed picture of the Disney character Bambi.

He took it to antique dealer (more…)

November 19, 2018 - Filed under: History of Antiques — Richard

Remembrance Sunday on November 11th commemorated one hundred years since the end of the First World War. This focus on military history has increased interest in military antiques.

There is a wide range of military antiques. Collectors tend to (more…)

November 12, 2018 - Filed under: Antiques News — Mark

At the November 2018 Harrogate Antiques Fair, there was talk about the antique sector having a resurgence and how affordable prices make it a good time to purchase antiques.

A few years ago, Ikea’s commercials urged (more…)

November 5, 2018 - Filed under: Antiques News — Harriet

The Brexit documents by the UK government state that, in the event of a no-deal Brexit, the UK will not be subject to the European Union regulations for cross-border cultural property trade. This could benefit the UK art and antique market.

Cultural items are ones considered to (more…)

October 29, 2018 - Filed under: Antiques on TV — Richard

In 1988, a painting of Mary Emma Jones painted in 1874 by the artist Emma Sandys featured on the BBC television programme Antiques Roadshow and was valued at £20,000. A week after it appeared on the show, it was stolen and the owners believed that (more…)

October 22, 2018 - Filed under: Antiques News — Mark

Harth is a website that connects owners of antiques and art with people who want to borrow them.

Some people own antiques (more…)

October 15, 2018 - Filed under: Antiques on TV,Selling Antiques — Harriet

At a recent Antiques Roadshow in Ireland, a man brought in a Georgian silver table for valuation. Furniture expert, Lennox Cato spotted that the table had been restored and this reduced the value of the 1740 table by several thousand pounds.

The table was (more…)

October 8, 2018 - Filed under: Antiques News — Richard

A Florida resident, Jesse Brody, in 2014 found a 1920s steel dental cabinet in a derelict house and took it away. It has been stored in his (more…)

October 1, 2018 - Filed under: Auctions,Selling Antiques — Mark

The Horlicks factory in Slough recently closed and the company will be selling its valuable art and furniture.

Most of the antique furniture was designed by (more…)

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