The 2018 Gift Guide: For The Art Enthusiast

Lux or practical, classic or unique, these art pieces from the upcoming December 15th auction will sparkle, surprise, & definitely delight! We have the perfect present for everyone on your list, here are a few standout pieces that will definitely score you extra points this holiday season. For the ice fisherman…         […]

December 12, 2018

A Piece Of Maryland History

Alex Cooper is honored to be featuring the Estate of United States Senator, Joseph D. Tydings, an important figure in Maryland and United States history.  The collection includes a breathtaking assortment of fine art, silver, porcelain and furniture.  Many of the pieces were acquired by Joseph Tydings’ grandfather, United States Ambassador to the Soviet Union, […]

December 5, 2018

I Voted! (For My Favorite Pieces in the November Auction)

I am often asked what my favorite piece is in any given auction which is a very hard question to answer. Harder still, is to answer the question as to who my favorite artist is.  In honor of the elections, the following pieces (and artists) are getting my vote. A New York artist by way […]

November 6, 2018

A Classic 18th Century Silver Dollar

The first official US coins were made in 1792-1793. By the end of the 18th century, those coins were still very new to the country and someone was just as apt to see and spend Spanish, English or French coins as American coins. Spanish Silver was accepted as coinage as late as 1856 and words […]

October 24, 2018

October 4th & 6th Auction Results

AUCTION RESULTS Lot 1189: Monumental George III Style Gilt Wood Mirror Price Realized: $39,975 Following the tremendous success of our October auction, we would like to highlight the standout pieces that surpassed auction estimates and set new records at Alex Cooper. View our fantastic auction results below. Jewelry & Silver           […]

October 15, 2018

Online-Only Discovery Auction

The current Online-Only Discovery Auction features items from the Whitehall Estate Collection, period furniture, sports memorabilia & collectibles, toys, metal work, contemporary & modern furniture, paintings & prints glassware, silver & jewelry. Toys         Trains       Sports Memorabilia       Furniture       Books        Collectibles Toys & Trains Lot 7069: Large Folk Art Carved Wood Engine […]

September 28, 2018