Category: art

“Architecture is the very mirror of life. You …

“Architecture is the very mirror of life. You only have to cast your eyes on buildings to feel the presence of the past, the spirit of a place; they are the reflection of society.” ~ I.M. Pei (1917 – 2019)

Handmade medical-themed chess set, made from c…

Handmade medical-themed chess set, made from clay and wood, c. late 20th century. 

Carved Walnut mirror frame, made in Germany’s …

Carved Walnut mirror frame, made in Germany’s Black Forest region, c. 19th century.

Original Catfluencer: How a Victorian Artist&r…

Original Catfluencer: How a Victorian Artist’s Feline Fixation Gave Us the Internet Cat

Wooden folk art jewelry box, c. early 20th cen…

Wooden folk art jewelry box, c. early 20th century.

Antique perfume bottle with red overlay.

Antique perfume bottle with red overlay.

Nevertheless, They Persisted: How a London Wom…

Nevertheless, They Persisted: How a London Women’s Collective Turned Anger Into Art

collectorsweekly: “Physica Sacra,” a book of s…

collectorsweekly:

“Physica Sacra,” a book of scientific evidence and theories in support of the Old Testament by Johann Jakob Scheuchzer with copper-plate engravings by several artists, 1731.

Pink Phänomen Genre 377 vase made by Loetz, ci…

Pink Phänomen Genre 377 vase made by Loetz, circa early 20th century.

The Faberge Winter Egg, made as a gift for Emp…

The Faberge Winter Egg, made as a gift for Empress Maria Feodorovna for Easter 1913.