TEFAF MAASTRICHT 2019 – The Best Art & Antique Fairs of Today

TEFAF MAASTRICHT 2019 – The Best Art & Antique Fairs of Today March 16-24, 2019 Maastricht Exhibition and Congress, Maastricht Established in 1988, the non-profit organisation TEFAF is world renowned for prestigious art & antique fairs showcasing the most exceptional in rare museum-quality objects and art from all periods and in a vast array of mediums. As a resource of experts for
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Masterpiece London Fair 2019 – The Best Art & Antique Fairs of Today

The Masterpiece London Fair – The Best Art & Antique Fairs of Today London 27 June to 3 July 2019 South Grounds, The Royal Hospital Chelsea, London, SW3 4LW Masterpiece London Fair These days we have so many art and antique fairs to choose from. However,  the Masterpiece London fair is, in our opinion, one of the most distinguished fairs today and perhaps
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The Highly Anticipated Sale of Tipu Sultan’s Arms and Armour at Antony Cribb

The Tipu Sultan Collection -Islamic and Indian Arms and Armour  At Nicholas Wells Antiques Ltd., we follow the most intriguing sales of rare antique objects particularly those that tell the fascinating story of iconic historic figures like Tipu Sultan, the ruler of Mysore (1782-1799). This month arms and armour auctioneer Antony Cribb will feature a highly rare set of Indian
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Ince and Mayhew ~ Mayhew and Ince

In 1759, John Mayhew and William Ince formed a cabinet-making partnership firm. Both men set up and signed a formal partnership agreement on January 16, 1759 that declared them to be in a partnership business for 21 years, starting December 25, 1758. They described their venture as “Cabinet-makers and Upholders” and the first property they
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Selecting Antique Table Lamps for Your Interiors

Selecting Antique Table Lamps from Nicholas Wells Antiques Ltd. for Your Interior, Style and Collection The most memorable and beautiful spaces often combine modern and classic design creating a sense of artful arrangement, and flow, while as well generating comfort and livability. Indeed, eclecticism is at the root of the extraordinary fascination we have with the traditional interiors
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The Charm of Genuine Antique Mirrors

The Charm of Genuine Antique Mirrors Exceptionally beautiful and unique antique mirrors evoke a sense of accomplished craftsmanship, detailed and expressive carving as well as intricate emblems and patterning. Such iconic pieces hold their own in historic architectural spaces, and as complementary pieces when arranged with art collections as well. Interior decorators frequently choose mirrors for extending
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Interior Decorating with Antique Mirrors

Interior Decorating with Antique Mirrors The antique mirror is an iconic decorating object, a unique embellishment that exists somewhere between artwork and furnishing. The most creative and well-regarded interior designers almost always include an antique mirror or group of mirrors as a finishing touch, a tasteful and elegant way to create a sense of opulence and character. Rare antique mirrors are of course
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