Tag Archives: New York City

Ken's Korner: Berry-Hill, under fire, files for bankruptcy

Ken’s Korner: Berry-Hill, under fire, files for bankruptcy – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – March 2006 Berry-Hill Galleries in New York City has been a showcase for top American paintings for most of its 70+ years. But in December, the firm filed for bankruptcy protection in federal court, listing more than 100 creditors and debts of […]

Ken's Korner: Mushroom vase achieves world record price, $100K

Ken’s Korner: Mushroom vase achieves world record price, $100K – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – January 2006 A Clement Massier “Mushroom Vase” (ca. 1897-99) sold for $100,000 — a world record — at a show of “Masterpieces of the French Art Pottery, 1885-1910” held at the new Jason Jacques Gallery in New York City. The vase stands […]