The Blog: Canvases, carats & curiosities

Blogs, Resources & Scholarly Articles
The Allure of Sheffield Silver
The Allure of Sheffield Silver

  Sheffield Silver Rolling Dessert Stand   Ornate, regal, and timeles...

Read more
7 Essential Culinary Antiques for Your Next Dinner Party
7 Essential Culinary Antiques for Your Next D...

Delicious food, a good bottle of wine and great conversation are the mai...

Read more
Reflect Your Style: Decorating with Mirrors
Reflect Your Style: Decorating with Mirrors

A beautiful antique mirror is a wonderful addition to any room. With a r...

Read more
Show a Little Leg: Three Centuries of French Table Legs
Show a Little Leg: Three Centuries of French ...

Each period of French furniture design is characterized by elements that...

Read more
Hidden in Plain Sight: Weapon Canes
Hidden in Plain Sight: Weapon Canes

Beginning in the Victorian era, a walking stick was a staple of any wea...

Read more
Time for Tea! How Tea Changed World History
Time for Tea! How Tea Changed World History

Afternoon Tea for Three by Charles-Joseph-Frédéric Soulacroix. Tea be...

Read more
Optic Magic - Four Phenomenal Gemstones
Optic Magic - Four Phenomenal Gemstones

Who doesn’t love a one-of-a-kind gemstone? Among the most desirable gems...

Read more
The Wonderful Wares of Venice
The Wonderful Wares of Venice

Anyone who has been to Venice knows that it is a world all its own. Floa...

Read more
New Orleans' Holiday Traditions
New Orleans' Holiday Traditions

New Orleans is a place that is steeped in tradition, and its residents l...

Read more
At the Center of it All: Centerpieces to Elevate Any Table
At the Center of it All: Centerpieces to Elev...

Formal and informal table setting is a longstanding tradition that cont...

Read more
Collector's Guide: Bird Boxes
Collector's Guide: Bird Boxes

Frères Rochat Petit Swiss Singing Bird Box. Circa 1820. Sometimes th...

Read more
Wedgwood: A Collector's Guide to English Ceramic Treasures
Wedgwood: A Collector's Guide to English Cera...

“Beautiful forms and compositions are not made by chance, nor can they e...

Read more
Back to Top
back to top

Shopping Bag

Your shopping bag is currently empty.