decorative arts

Art Mar 2, 2010

Tiffany Glass: A Passion for Color

Tiffany glass is subject of an exhibition now on view at the Montreal Museum of Art. Tiffany Glass: A Passion for Color details the stems from the 1866 commission of windows for the American Presbyterian Church handled by Louis Comfort… Read more
Design Dec 11, 2009

Art Deco at the Met

Roberta Smith writes, “In terms of art, one of the more decadent sights in New York right now is at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.” She’s describing a new installation of art deco furnishings, curated by Jared Goss, and bringing … Read more
Art Oct 13, 2009

Behind Closed Doors: At Home in Georgian England

Written by Amanda Vickery, Behind Closed Doors introduces readers to men and women of all social classes and walks of life. Through a vast array of archival material (from upholsterers records to burglary trials) Vickery explores the home… Read more
Art Oct 12, 2009

Antique Dealer Spotlight | Nathan Liverant & Son

Located in Colchester, CT, Nathan Liverant & Son Antiques has actively been dealing in fine examples of 18th and 19th century Americana since the 1920s. Current specialization focuses on pieces of Connecticut and New England furniture made… Read more
Art Sep 22, 2009

Dodo Arslan Exhibition

A recent exhibition of work by Dodo Arslan at the Triennale Museum in Milan gave a look into the process of designer Dodo Arslan. The designer works through process via comprehensive study of materials and objects. Taking them down to… Read more
Uncategorized Sep 15, 2009

Doyle’s Important Estate Jewelry Auction

Why pay retail prices for jewelry when you can find antique and estate gems and baubles crafted by the master jewelers of decades and centuries past? Check out Doyle’s upcoming Important Estate Jewelry sale on Oct. 3. You can preview… Read more
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