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Brooke Friedman

Specialty Phonograph Collection for Auction

“Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent.” – Victor Hugo Dr Leigh M. Martinet 1924 – 2016 To Leigh Martinet, phonographs were not machines, they were “friends.” This stemmed from a childhood hobby of collecting devices that played recorded music. Their fascinating appearance and the different way […]

April 21, 2017

Fashion Through the Ages at Alex Cooper

Alex Cooper Auctioneers is pleased to offer its first Discovery Auction featuring luxury fashion and accessories. The pieces include vintage and contemporary fashion. Amongst the lots are several dresses from the 1920s. The enduring glamour of the 1920s is still popular with collectors today. The fashion of the period conjures images of Great Gatsby style […]

May 24, 2019