Tag: Antiques

20th C. Decorative Arts and Furnishings at Rago Arts and Auction Center

| April 7, 2010

On Saturday, April 24 and Sunday, April 25, 2010 at Noon, the Rago Arts and Auction Center holds a 900+ lot auction of 20th C. decorative arts and furnishings, the vast majority new to the market, fresh from private collections secured in the US and abroad. “Our April auction is full of works by top […]

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MONUMENTAL SET OF FOUR AMERICAN GOTHIC BOOKCASES, CRAFTED IN PHILADELPHIA IN 1854, SOARS TO $115,000 AT HAL HUNT AUCTION, MAR. 13

MONUMENTAL SET OF FOUR AMERICAN GOTHIC BOOKCASES, CRAFTED IN PHILADELPHIA IN 1854, SOARS TO $115,000 AT HAL HUNT AUCTION, MAR. 13

| March 26, 2010

(NORTHPORT, Ala.) – A monumental set of four matching American Gothic bookcases, beautifully crafted in Philadelphia in 1854 and attributed to the workshop of Crawford Riddell, a noted cabinetmaker of the time, sold for $115,000 at a multi-estate sale held Mar. 13 by Hal Hunt Auctions. The sale was conducted in the firm’s gallery, at […]

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