Nǐ hǎo. For those who are confused, it means “hello.” Today I decided to greet you all in Chinese because today’s blog will educate you on a variety of topics related to Chinese culture, art, and antiquities. China, in addition to being the world’s most populous country, is also a country rich in history and… Continue reading What Are The Different Types Of Chinese Antiques? A Quick Guide
Antique auctions are the stuff of theater and carry with them an air of luxury and wealth. We all have the image in mind of fine antiques and collectibles up on the auction block with fast-talking and smooth antique auctioneer crisply starting the bidding. We picture a room full of wealthy people with paddles bidding… Continue reading Antique Auctions: Know How the Auction Process Works
Buying and selling antiques is a great hobby and can be an excellent investment too…or not. Before you dive into buying, selling, or investing, there are some things that are certainly beneficial to know. Here are some helpful hints that will help you become a savvy antique hobbyist of investor. The Art of Buying Antiques… Continue reading Collectibles and Antiques: Things to Think About Before Buying, Selling, or Investing
American Art Buyers Define Art American Art is typically refers to art that comes from the North American colonies and the United States from a variety of art methods such as paintings like the ever-popular realistic landscape and portrait pieces from the era. The term can be used more loosely, however, to include art from… Continue reading What is American Art? What You Need to Know About Buying Native-American Art
You must be wondering that whenever you visit an antique store for an antique jewelry appraisal, you see several beautiful and eye-catching treasures are stored in the shop. The question is where do they find these stuffs? The thing is, when they began the journey of become an ancient item collectors, they also had to… Continue reading Where Do Antique Buyers Find Ancient Jade Jewelry And Other Artifacts?
When it comes to selling antiques, the best advice comes from the antique experts. Seasoned antique buyers and sellers know how to sell antiques. Below you will find a priceless recommendations from the best of the best in the antique industry. Get to Know Antique Buyers As with any business, getting to know your customers… Continue reading How to Sell Antiques: Terrific Advice from Our Specialists
It is commonly said that “by their works you shall know them.” Below is a brief summary of some of the greatest artists and sculptors and the distinguishing features of their works that identify them. Van Cleef and Arpels jewelry Founded by Alfred Van Cleef and Salomon Arpels, Van Cleef and Arpels is a high-end… Continue reading Know Famous Artists & Sculptors through their Masterpieces
Chinese antiques are intriguing. Through the years, many have become interested, and even obsessed, with collecting them. They are addicting! But, there may come a time when you are ready to sell your Asian antiques. If so, there are some things you should know, especially if you live in the state of Connecticut. Have you… Continue reading Where Can I Sell My Chinese & Asian Antique items?
In this modern generation, antique objects are still booming and the craze is increasing day by day. If talking about auction houses and the collectors who are willing to buy such items and collect them as treasures, they are eagerly waiting for older items to be revealed. But the point is that ancient and vintage… Continue reading Which Antique And Vintage Collections Are Trending In 2022
Popular myth has it that there is a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. That pot of gold coins is a short of shorthand for good fortune. Collecting coins has long been a popular hobby. If you have a coin collection you might be thinking of selling. Maybe you are downsizing. Maybe… Continue reading How to Get the Best Price for Your Gold and Silver Coins