Mark Amadei's Country Mile of Luxury
The adjacent library also is filled with art, including a 17th-century Italian painting that belonged to Mr. Amadei's parents, an ornate 1820 cuckoo clock from Germany's Black Forest and a bronze sculpture by Salvador Dalí. The second floor has a ...
June 12, 2015
Kovel: Collectors fly high for Superman handkerchief
A: Marks on Japanese pottery can be found in several colors, including red, green, blue, yellow, brown and black. Q: I have a very old cuckoo clock. It belonged to my great-great-great-grandparents. It must have been made in the early 1800s. On the ...
June 19, 2015
Designer Fawn Galli brings wit and whimsy to Brooklyn pad
A cuckoo clock from Moss in SoHo — which she describes as “surrealist … just a touch of that was what I was looking for” — hangs between a pair of windows covered by hand-woven green silk drapes. A large black fiberglass statue of a deer Galli ...
February 18, 2015
Luxuries: Designer cuckoo clocks, red clothes, accessories
Carved owls and birds eight-day mechanical German Black Forest cuckoo clock, $474.58 at clockrite.com. • Auckland 1055 wall clock is made of PVC, wood and aluminum. $798 at modobath.com. • Kendal Vivid large deer handcrafted wood cuckoo clock, ...
October 26, 2014
Festival of Trees auction slated for Friday
More than 200 decorated trees, wreaths, stockings and other entries and their incentives will be auctioned off from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday at the Muskingum County Welcome Center. Bids may be placed in person or by calling 740-450-1990. The auction ...
December 3, 2014
New Netflix Instant Releases: January 2015
Things get raucously funny aboard the maiden flight of a black-owned airline, thanks to some last-minute passenger additions. 'Spy Kids' (2001): Starring . 'Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart' (2013): Starring Mathias Malzieu, Olivia Ruiz, and Grand ...
December 17, 2014
12 Treasures of Europe
Jim Avignon's panels on the Berlin Wall's East Side Gallery are legendary, but he also paints eye-popping graphic works in his Kreuzberg studio, sometimes selling them in person or on his website, jimavignon.com (an exuberant solo show is on view at ...
October 17, 2014
17 Disruptors Who Have Completely Changed the Art World
The word has even been used to promote a good old-fashioned wooden cuckoo clock, said a New York magazine writer in ... Joe Scanlan's 2014 biennial performance centered on a fictitious black artist, Donelle Woolford (included at the invitation of Michelle ...
August 3, 2015
In the basement, a race against the clock
There was the house with the motorized chairlift on the stairs that I had previously seen only in black-and-white horror movies ... More shag carpeting and wood paneling. The words “rec room’’ and images of “The Brady Bunch” came to mind.
August 2, 2015
Invoke that old time feel
The most widespread type of clock used in homes is a wall clock. A nice wall clock will suit any interior, as the variety of models of wall clocks is truly amazing. Wall clocks can be made of wood ... wall clocks are the cuckoo clocks.
August 2, 2015
Wall to wall meatballs
In collaboration with his friend, chef Andrew Black, executive chef at the Skirvin Hotel in Oklahoma ... We’re keeping the same wood beams and stuff like that. We’re playing on that same concept, but we’re freshening it up. It won’t be a counter ...
August 1, 2015
Making time: House of Clocks in Portage celebrates 20 years
True to form, Craftsmanship is evident in most pieces at House of Clocks. They fit every size and style imaginable, and many are handmade and decorated, with some dating to the 1800s. One such impressive piece is an 1800s cuckoo clock whose owners sent it ...
July 31, 2015
499 Roche Bobois The brainchild of Sacha Lakic, the bright Bubble sofa has a wooden frame and is upholstered in Techno 3D fabric (made from black jersey material to ... 40,750 Rang Rage This gorgeous canvas clock features a peacock, hand-painted with ...
July 30, 2015
Outdoors: Chasing tune on Stellwagen Bank
Monday at 4:45 a.m. I was setting on a stone wall across from George’s Restaurant watching ... I was sort of surprised when we turned the corner of the building and found a man sleeping on a wooden pallet...a really nice Hawaiian shirt, good shorts ...
July 29, 2015