All-Star Auction Line Up

While the summer is winding down, our auction season is heating up. Our upcoming August 1-3 gallery auction is one that should not be missed. From stunning Russian cloisonné enamel, spectacular Chinese export porcelain, an extensive contemporary craft collection, and everything in between. This auction is simply stuffed to the brim with unforgettable pieces.  Take […]

July 27, 2015
Russian Cloisonne dish

Item of the Week: Russian Cloisonné Enamel Gilt Silver Dish

Feast your eyes on this breathtaking Russian cloisonné enamel dish. With its intricate design and fabulous bright colors, this dish will stop you in your tracks. Cloisonné is an ancient method for decorating metalwork objects. The decoration is formed by first adding compartments (cloisons in French) to the metal object by soldering or adhering silver or […]

July 16, 2015
Chinese Export Rose Medallion detail

Item of the Week: Chinese Export Rose Medallion Punch Bowl

Take a look at this remarkable Chinese Export Rose Medallion Punch Bowl – Before we dive into the details, let me explain a few things about this type of porcelain.  Chinese export porcelain consists of porcelain that was made in China exclusively for export to Europe. Rose Medallion refers to the pink color of the […]

July 2, 2015