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The Collectability and Usability of Antique Tools

The Collectability and Usability of Antique Tools

by Patrick Leach Renowned Connoisseur of Antique Tools, Owner of Supertool.com featuring “Patrick’s Blood and Gore,” and Purveyor of Fine Used Tools It’s easy to collect tools. They are all over the place. They had to be for America to be settled, farmed, and industrialized to a scale never before seen. Odds are your father […]

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Claude Monet painting, $27 million, Christie’s

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Claude Monet painting, $27 million, Christie’s

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Claude Monet painting, $27 million, Christie’s Results of Recent Auctions From Around the World An oil on canvas painting by Claude Monet (Fr., 1840-1926), titled Nympheas (1907), sold for $27 million at an Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale held May 6 by Christie’s in New York City. Also, an oil on […]

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Frieseke oil painting, $962,500, Bonhams

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Frieseke oil painting, $962,500, Bonhams

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Frieseke oil painting, $962,500, Bonhams Results of Recent Auctions From Around the World A 1912 oil painting by the American Impressionist Frederick Carl Frieseke, titled The Garden Chair, painted in the artist’s Giverny home, where his neighbor was the French Impressionist Claude Monet, sold for $962,500 at an American Art Auction held […]

In a New Light: French Impressionism Arrives in America

In a New Light: French Impressionism Arrives in America

In a New Light: French Impressionism Arrives in America Shelburne Museum June 14 through September 1, 2014 Exquisite and powerful paintings by Monet, Manet, Degas, Courbet and other French Impressionist masters will be on display this summer at Vermont’s acclaimed Shelburne Museum with “In a New Light: French Impressionism Arrives in America” a new exhibition […]

Claude Monet painting, $43,8 million, Christie's

Claude Monet painting, $43,8 million, Christie’s Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall An oil on canvas by the French Impressionist painter Claude Monet, titled Nympheas (1905) sold for $43.76 million at an Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale held Nov. 7 by Christie’s in New York City. Also, […]

Ken’s Korner: Family seeks return of painting by Monet

Ken’s Korner: Family seeks return of painting by Monet News & Views From the World of Antiques & Collectibles By Ken Hall Juan Carlos Emden, grandson of the late wealthy Jewish businessman Max Emden, is seeking the return of a Claude Monet masterpiece worth around $27 million that the family was forced to sell for […]

Ken's Korner: Thieves steal artwork worth $100 million+

Ken’s Korner: Thieves steal artwork worth $100 million+ News & Views from the World of Antiques & Collectibles By Ken Hall Thieves working quickly and using brute force stole seven paintings collectively worth over $100 million from a museum in the Netherlands. Works by Matisse (shown), Picasso, Gauguin, Monet and others were ripped from the […]