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Christie’s popular The Collector sale returns Sept. 22
LONDON – Christie’s is collaborating with interior designer and creative director Charlotte Taylor for the London edition of The Collector auction this autumn, which is now live online and will be open for bidding from September 8 to 22. View the full online catalog at LiveAuctioneers.
Harvard returns Standing Bear’s tomahawk to Nebraska tribe
BOSTON (AP) – A tomahawk once owned by Chief Standing Bear, a pioneering Native American civil rights leader, has been returned to his tribe after being housed for decades in a museum at Harvard University.
Alice exhibit turns Memphis Botanic Garden into Wonderland
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) – Published in 1865, Lewis Carroll’s masterpiece of the strange, whimsical and surreal, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, has inspired movies, stage plays, drawings, songs and cartoons. At the Memphis Botanic Garden, it has inspired foliage. To be more specific, the Queen with her flamingo croquet mallet, the Cheshire Cat with his magical grin, the […]
Goodwill find in Texas turns out to be Ancient Roman bust
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — When Austin, Texas-based art collector Laura Young purchased a marble bust at a local Goodwill store in 2018, she didn’t know that she had accidentally stumbled upon a centuries-old sculpture that once belonged in the collection of King Ludwig I of Bavaria. The work, which was initially identified by Sotheby’s consultant […]