JIM STEWART ESTATE
AUCTIONEER'S NOTE: There are MANY items not listed. Typewriter | Gruen Watch Time Electric Clock | Calvert Extra & Coke Advertising Mirror | Barton & Guestier French Wine Advertising Mirror | Dakota Wheat Brewed Beer Light | Atlas Prager Beer Menu ...
July 25, 2015
Vibrant hues and eclectic touches in a golf course home
Both have Chicago roots and had already enjoyed a French country-style home, but in 2010 they were ready to add a casual and carefree option. Kathy, Jack and Stephanie shopped for a year to assemble such quirky items as an antique teeter-totter for ...
July 20, 2015
At the Galleries: Door County galleries and museums
Museum is operated by the Gibraltar Historical Association. “A House in Mourning” exhibit displays funeral customs and items of the 19th century, including flowers and a coffin. Docent-guided tours 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays-Sundays through October....
July 15, 2015
Works by Susan F. Greaves, Isaac Tarkay, Joan Miro will be part of a huge Aug ...
Furniture items of note will feature a French antique armoire from Brittany, France, with strap and nail head decoration; a massive painted armoire, 104 inches tall by 85 inches wide; a French painted cabinet with landscapes on the doors; four Lugano ...
July 19, 2015
Favorite Streets in 12 European Cities
It is a meandering one-lane thoroughfare of mostly unremarkable 20th-century buildings whose street-level hangouts — cool-kid cafes, homey small bars, vintage stores — and ever-evolving selection of French indie fashion labels draw Paris's bourgeois ...
April 17, 2015
Hotel Review: The Dean
There was no dresser or closet; just six hangers on two wall hooks. Also lacking were a phone and alarm clock. For a wake-up call, guests pick up the red rotary wall phone in the corridor and inform the front desk when they wish to be awakened....
May 21, 2015
At 9 o'clock on this Friday night in April, except for the stairwell and the lobby, the building was entirely dark. This puzzled my dining It was a traditional Russian restaurant, with a dining room done up like a parlor from the early 1900s ...
June 3, 2015
Wall to wall meatballs
It won’t be a counter service, but we’re keeping our food items relatively inexpensive ... In big cities, people don’t go out to dinner until 10 or 11 o’clock. That’s what we’re trying to do.” La Baguette left the corner, relocating to ...
August 1, 2015
Thousands hunt for bargains on a 50-mile garage sale adventure along Route 90
He bought the clock from a tent set up by The Second Knob, a Dryden antique ... "French Country" theme. Don Hinshaw, of Homer, is a collector, but of a different sort. He had been searching the sale at a different location down the route to find weird ...
July 27, 2015
SPECIAL 2 DAY ANTIQUE SALE: 1957 Ford, signs, gas/oil, country store items, primitives, furniture, and misc.
7 Gas Pumps: all restored; 2 open top; Sinclair; clock face Dixie ... Boxes; pottery items incl. McCoy Weller Dalton, etc.; Civil War tokens; sword; Army badges, etc.; cast iron items; weather vane; wood beam; plow; oak wall phone; butter worker; spool ...
July 27, 2015
Antiques collection offer windows into the past
He crawled under the wall and discovered a well, three feet wide and four feet deep. The well had been covered. Sitting on the top of the well was a statue clock ... Other items come to him through the front door as a direct purchase like the vintage ...
July 27, 2015
Several major, prominent local estates come up for bid Aug. 1
metal wall shields and five rare antique snuff bottles. Furniture items of note will feature a French antique armoire from Brittany, France, with strap and nail head decoration; a massive painted armoire, 104 inches tall by 85 inches wide; a French painted ...
July 24, 2015
Estate of late attorney Robert English to be auctioned
an 18-karat gold men’s Rolex presidential watch and a brass and porcelain antique French clock with matching candlestick holders, Hopper said. The public will be able to preview the estate from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, July 31. Items have been ...
July 23, 2015
Collector's fury as Chinese antiques returned from Paris
More than 30 ancient gold ornaments went on show in a Chinese museum this week after Paris quietly insisted a billionaire collector and France's top antique ... items are a collection of 12 bronze animal heads that formed a Chinese zodiac water clock ...
July 23, 2015